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  • Published: New York : Chicken House, 2010.
  • Year Published: 2010
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Description: 299 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

Reading Level

  • Lexile: 570

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 9780545170932
  • 0545170931



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by Christopher, Lucy.

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Call number: R Printz Honor 2011, Teen Fiction

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Sixteen-year-old Gemma, a British city-dweller, is abducted while on vacation with her parents and taken to the Australian outback, where she soon realizes that escape attempts are futile, and in time she learns that her captor is not as despicable as she first believed.

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I only made it through the first ten or so pages of this book before I skipped ahead to see if the whole thing would be written in the same format, as if spoken from the girl to her kidnapper. It was, so I returned it. There's no way I could read a whole book written like that.

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