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The other side of the island

Author: Allegra Goodman
Publisher: New York : Razorbill, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born in the eighth year of Enclosure, ten-year-old Honor lives in a highly regulated colony with her defiant parents, but when they have an illegal second child and are taken away, it is up to Honor and her friend Helix, another "Unpredictable," to uncover a terrible secret about their Island and the Corporation that runs everything.
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Detective and mystery fiction
Young adult fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Science fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allegra Goodman
ISBN: 9781595141958 1595141952 9781595141965 1595141960
OCLC Number: 191846386
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 280 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Allegra Goodman.
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Born in the eighth year of Enclosure, ten-year-old Honor lives in a highly regulated colony with her defiant parents, but when they have an illegal second child and are taken away, it is up to Honor and her friend Helix, another "Unpredictable," to uncover a terrible secret about their Island and the Corporation that runs everything.

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A well-written dystopian novel

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-03-24) Very Good Permalink

This is the story of Honor, a 10-year-old girl who moves with her parents to Island 365 in the Tranquil Sea.  Earth Mother and her Corporation have created a new world following the Flood, one that is enclosed and has its weather and sky regulated every day.  Everyone follows the rules and...
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