Unwind

November 6, 2007|
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
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In a society where unwanted teens are salvaged for their body parts, three runaways fight the system that would "unwind" them

Connor''s parents want to be rid of him because he''s a troublemaker. Risa has no parents and is being unwound to cut orphanage costs. Lev''s unwinding has been planned since his birth, as part of his family''s strict religion. Brought together by chance, and kept together by desperation, these three unlikely companions make a harrowing cross-country journey, knowing their lives hang in the balance. If they can survive until their eighteenth birthday, they can''t be harmed -- but when every piece of them, from their hands to their hearts, are wanted by a world gone mad, eighteen seems far, far away.

In Unwind, Boston Globe/Horn Book Award winner Neal Shusterman challenges readers'' ideas about life -- not just where life begins, and where it ends, but what it truly means to be alive.
Neal Shusterman is the New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty award-winning books for children, teens, and adults, including the Unwind dystology, the Skinjacker trilogy, Downsiders, and Challenger Deep, which won the National Book Award. Scythe, the first book in his latest series, Arc of a Scyt...
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Title:Unwind
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:352 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 1.2 in
Shipping dimensions:352 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 1.2 in
Published:November 6, 2007
Publisher:Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:12
ISBN - 13:9781416912040

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