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Chasing the stars

Author: Malorie Blackman
Publisher: London Penguin Books, 2017. ©2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Olivia and her twin brother, Aidan, are heading alone back to Earth following the virus that completely wiped out the rest of their crew, and their family. Nathan is part of a community heading in the opposite direction. But on their journey Nathan's ship is attacked and most of the community killed. Only a few survive. Their lives unexpectedly collide. Nathan and Vee are instantly attracted to each other, deeply,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malorie Blackman
ISBN: 9780141377018 0141377011
OCLC Number: 987433765
Notes: Originally published: London : Doubleday, 2016.
Awards: Short-listed for "The Bookseller" YA Book Prize 2017
Target Audience: Adolsecent.
Description: 488 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Malorie Blackman.

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Olivia and her twin brother, Aidan, are heading alone back to Earth following the virus that completely wiped out the rest of their crew, and their family. Nathan is part of a community heading in the opposite direction. But on their journey Nathan's ship is attacked and most of the community killed. Only a few survive. Their lives unexpectedly collide. Nathan and Vee are instantly attracted to each other, deeply, head over heels like nothing they have ever experienced. But not everyone is pleased. And surrounded by rumours, deception even murder is it possible to live out a happy ever after?

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[This] gripping story has plenty of strong emotions to play with: love, hate, fear, jealousy and more than a dash of betrayal. * Telegraph * A combination of Star Trek, Ten Things I Hate About You Read more...

 
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