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Among the Impostors: The Shadow Children Book Two (Shadow Children #02)

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ISBN13: 9780689839085
ISBN10: 0689839081
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Luke Garner is an illegal third child. All his life has been spent in hiding. Now, for the first time, Luke is living among others. He has assumed a deceased boy's identity and is attending Hendricks School for Boys, a windowless building with cruel classmates and oblivious teachers. Luke knows he has to blend in, but he lives in constant fear that his behavior will betray him.

Then one day Luke discovers a door to the outside. He knows that beyond the walls of Hendricks lie the secrets he is desperate to uncover. What he doesn't know is whom he can trust — and where the answers to his questions may lead him...

Synopsis:

OUT OF HIDING. INTO DANGER.

Luke Garner is an illegal third child. All his life has been spent in hiding. Now, for the first time, Luke is living among others. He has assumed a deceased boy's identity and is attending Hendricks School for Boys, a windowless building with cruel classmates and oblivious teachers. Luke knows he has to blend in, but he lives in constant fear that his behavior will betray him.

Then one day Luke discovers a door to the outside. He knows that beyond the walls of Hendricks lie the secrets he is desperate to uncover. What he doesn't know is whom he can trust — and where the answers to his questions may lead him...

Synopsis:

An illegal third child, Luke Garner has been spent his life in hiding. Now, for the first time, Luke livesamong others. Then one day Luke discovers a door to the outside. He knows that beyond the walls of Hendricks lie the secrets he is desperate to uncover.

About the Author

Margaret Peterson Haddix is the bestselling author of many novels for young readers, including Because of Anya, Takeoffs and Landings, Turnabout, Just Ella, Leaving Fishers, and the Shadow Children series. Her work has been honored with the International Reading Association Children's Book Award, ALA Best Books for Young Adults and Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers citations, and state readers' choice lists in twenty-eight states. Margaret graduated from Miami University with degrees in creative writing, journalism, and history, and has worked as a newspaper reporter and a community college instructor. She lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband, Doug, and their children, Meredith and Connor.

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howard3061, June 1, 2011 (view all comments by howard3061)
this is a great book, and i really like the ending, it's like a cliff-hanger!
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this is a great book, and i really like the ending, it's like a cliff-hanger!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780689839085
Author:
Haddix, Margaret Peterson
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Author:
Nielsen, Cliff
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Interpersonal Relations
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Science Fiction
Subject:
Fear
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Science fiction
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; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Subject:
hidden; in hiding; siblings; children; youngest child; third born; shadow children; series; shadow; secret children; totalitarian governement; near future; science fiction; danger; famine; rations; shortage; control; captive; secret; bully; school; secret
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Shadow Children Books
Series Volume:
no. 02-03-004
Publication Date:
October 2002
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in 4.62 oz
Age Level:
9-14

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"Synopsis" by , OUT OF HIDING. INTO DANGER.

Luke Garner is an illegal third child. All his life has been spent in hiding. Now, for the first time, Luke is living among others. He has assumed a deceased boy's identity and is attending Hendricks School for Boys, a windowless building with cruel classmates and oblivious teachers. Luke knows he has to blend in, but he lives in constant fear that his behavior will betray him.

Then one day Luke discovers a door to the outside. He knows that beyond the walls of Hendricks lie the secrets he is desperate to uncover. What he doesn't know is whom he can trust — and where the answers to his questions may lead him...

"Synopsis" by , An illegal third child, Luke Garner has been spent his life in hiding. Now, for the first time, Luke livesamong others. Then one day Luke discovers a door to the outside. He knows that beyond the walls of Hendricks lie the secrets he is desperate to uncover.
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