Dystopian Novels for Middle Grade Readers
Eerie Futuristic Thriller with a Bizarre Financial Twist!
This credit crunch has horrifying consequences! With the first sentence of this eerie futuristic novel ("An eighth grade girl was taken today..."), readers are thrust into a fast-paced thriller that doesn't let up for a moment!
The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred years later, the great lamps that light the city are beginning to flicker. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she's sure it holds a secret that will save the city.