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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC SCA (Text) 0530004623043 Adult Fiction Collection Reshelving -
Cherokee - Gaffney Library F SCA (Text) 33636003042290 Adult Fiction Available -
Colleton - Main Library SF Scalzi, John (Text) 3010254507 Adult Science Fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library SF Scalzi (Text) 33172004984504 Adult Science Fiction Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch SCALZI (Text) 33205009191509 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780765316981
  • ISBN: 0765316986
  • Physical Description: 335 pages
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Tor, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Summary, etc.:
A seventeen-year-old colonist stranded on a deadly pioneer world recounts how she became a pawn in a dangerous interstellar confrontation during which she was forced to use her wits and make terrible sacrifices in order to save the human race.
Target Audience Note:
HL720L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader UG 5.1 15 149951
Subject: Teenage girls > Fiction.
Space warfare > Fiction.
Life on other planets > Fiction.
Space colonies > Fiction.
Science fiction.

John Scalzi won the 2006 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and his debut novel Old Man’s War was a finalist for science fiction’s Hugo Award. His other books include The Ghost Brigades, The Android’s Dream and The Last Colony. He has won the Hugo Award, the Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award for science-fiction, the Seiun, The Kurd Lasswitz and the Geffen awards. His weblog, Whatever, is one of the most widely-read web sites in modern SF. Born and raised in California, Scalzi studied at the University of Chicago. He lives in southern Ohio with his wife and daughter.

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