The first in the thrilling trilogy of this epic post-apocalyptic journey from the bestselling author of The Nevernight Chronicle and The Illuminae Files that's part Romeo and Juliet, part Terminator, and all adrenaline.
WINNER: Aurealis Awards, Best Science Fiction Novel, 2018
SHORT-LISTED: Aurealis Awards, Best Young Adult Novel, 2018
SHORT-LISTED: WAYBRA awards, Older Readers, 2019
LONG-LISTED: Indie Book Awards, Best Young Adult Fiction, 2019
It's just another day on the Scrap: lose the last of your credits at the WarDome, dodge the gangs and religious fanatics, discover you can destroy electronics with your mind, stumble upon the deadliest robot ever built…
When Eve finds the ruins of an android boy named Ezekiel in the scrap pile she calls home, her entire world comes crashing down. With her best friend and her robotic sidekick in tow, she and Ezekiel will trek across deserts of irradiated glass, battle cyborg assassins, and scour abandoned megacities to save the ones she loves ... and learn the dark secrets of her past.
'It is every kind of badass.' Laini Taylor, author of the Daughter of Smoke and Bone trilogy
'I freaking love this book.' Kiersten White, NYT bestselling author of And I Darken
Jay Kristoff is a #1 international, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of fantasy and science fiction. He is the winner of eight Aurealis Awards, an ABIA, has over half a million books in print and is published in over thirty-five countries, most of which he has never visited. He is as surprised about all of this as you are. He is 6'7" and has approximately 11,500 days to live.
He does not believe in happy endings.
Shortlisted WAYBRA Awards, Older Readers 2019 AU; Longlisted Best Young Adult Fiction, Indie Book Awards 2019 AU; Winner Best Science Fiction Novel, Aurealis Awards 2018 AU; Shortlisted Best Young Adult Novel, Aurealis Awards 2018 AU
A & U Children
Paperback - B format
14 - 18