Book by Siegel, Barbara, Siegel, Scott
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Grade 8-10 Matt and Dani survive a nuclear bombing only to emerge into a world of devastation and lawlessness. The breath less narrative moves from one danger to another, but each is a reasonable extrapo lation of what we know about the likely effects of nuclear war. This after-the- bomb landscape bears a close resem blance to the world of ``Mad Max'' where the worst threats are not from nuclear weapons but from their survivors. While this book does not have the originality or depth of introspective character develop ment found in David Palmer's Emergence (Bantam, 1984), its closeness to our pre sent world and its use of commonly held assumptions and images make it the kind of science fiction that can be recommend ed to a wide selection of readers. The ex citing cover and action-filled plot make it easy to book talk, and the contents should provoke discussion. Carolyn Caywood, Virginia Beach Public Library
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Book Description Simon Pulse, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1987. Soft Cover. Book Condition: New. 1st Edition. A hard to find Archway Young Adult paperback, FIREBRATS series. Condition is new, unread, only has light edge wear, no creases, nice looking book.*We have other titles in this genre in stock and give discounts in shipping on additional books sent in the same package, please contact us for more info.**.WRAPPED IN A PLASTIC BAG TO PROTECT CONDITION OF BOOK.Summary - Yesterday they were two kids in a normal world. Today nuclear war! tomorrow. Bookseller Inventory # 010106207
Book Description Simon Pulse, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110671550071
Book Description Simon Pulse, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0671550071