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Among the Betrayed: The Shadow Children Book Three (Shadow Children #03)

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Nina's dilemma: Betray others or be killed. Nina Idi has been arrested for treason for falsely accusing some classmates of being illegal children — a capital crime in their society, which allows each family only two children. Now, in danger of being executed herself, she is asked by the government to get three young children to trust her enough to confide in her, and then betray them. The children will die; Nina will live. Nina has a better idea, a plan to save the children and herself. But how can she accomplish it when things are never what they seem, and when she isn't sure she can trust anyone at all?

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Nina Idi has been arrested for falsely accusing some classmates of being illegal third children--a capital crime in their society. Now she is being asked to betray others--or risk being executed.

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andlt;Bandgt;What does it mean to save yourself?andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Nina Idi — a third child in a society where families are allowed only two children — has been betrayed by the boy she loved, and arrested by the Population Police for exposing other alleged third children. Angry and confused, Nina knows only one thing for sure: She is innocent of the charges. But now she is faced with the most difficult choice of her life: Get three other prisoners to admit they are shadow children and be spared herself, or refuse to cooperate and be killed. andlt;BRandgt; The options are clear. The choice, Nina discovers, is not....

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Margaret Peterson Haddix is the author of many critically and popularly acclaimed YA and middle grade novels, including The Missing series and the Shadow Children series. A graduate of Miami University (of Ohio), she worked for several years as a reporter for andlt;iandgt;The Indianapolis Newsandlt;/iandgt;. She also taught at the Danville (Illinois) Area Community College. She lives with her family in Columbus, Ohio. Visit her at HaddixBooks.com.

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insanebutnot, November 6, 2007 (view all comments by insanebutnot)
i really liked this book, i forgot the name of the serise for a while, and i spent all week looking for the name. thats how good it was
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780689839092
Author:
Haddix, Margaret Peterson
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Author:
Nielsen, Cliff
Location:
New York
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Science Fiction
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Betrayal
Subject:
Juvenile materials
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; captive; secret; secrets; illegal; game theory; prison; jail; unde
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; captive; secret; secrets; illegal; game theory; prison; jail; unde
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; captive; secret; secrets; illegal; game theory; prison; jail; unde
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; captive; secret; secrets; illegal; game theory; prison; jail; unde
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Shadow Children Books
Series Volume:
03
Publication Date:
August 2003
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in 4.27 oz
Age Level:
09-14

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"Synopsis" by , Nina Idi has been arrested for falsely accusing some classmates of being illegal third children--a capital crime in their society. Now she is being asked to betray others--or risk being executed.
"Synopsis" by , andlt;Bandgt;What does it mean to save yourself?andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Nina Idi — a third child in a society where families are allowed only two children — has been betrayed by the boy she loved, and arrested by the Population Police for exposing other alleged third children. Angry and confused, Nina knows only one thing for sure: She is innocent of the charges. But now she is faced with the most difficult choice of her life: Get three other prisoners to admit they are shadow children and be spared herself, or refuse to cooperate and be killed. andlt;BRandgt; The options are clear. The choice, Nina discovers, is not....
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