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Author: Caragh M O'Brien
Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2010.
Series: Birthmarked series, 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In a future world baked dry by the sun and divided into those who live inside the wall and those who live outside it, sixteen-year-old midwife Gaia Stone is forced into a difficult choice when her parents are arrested and taken into the city.
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Genre/Form: Dystopian fiction
Young adult fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Gaia (Fictitious character) Stone; Gaia (Fictitious character) Stone
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caragh M O'Brien
ISBN: 9781596435698 1596435690 9780312674724 0312674724
OCLC Number: 441136888
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: 800; 012-up
Description: 362 pages : map ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Birthmarked series, 5.
Other Titles: Birth marked
Responsibility: Caragh M. O'Brien.
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In a future world baked dry by the sun and divided into those who live inside the wall and those who live outside it, sixteen-year-old midwife Gaia Stone is forced into a difficult choice when her parents are arrested and taken into the city.

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