By Jean-Claude Mourlevat
In a gripping dystopian novel, 4 young ones threat most unlikely odds to struggle opposed to tyranny in an international of harmful offerings — and reemerging hope.
Escape. Milena, Bartolomeo, Helen, and Milos have left their prison-like boarding colleges some distance in the back of, yet their futures stay in danger. Fleeing throughout icy mountains from a terrifying pack of dog-men despatched to seek them down, they're made up our minds to soak up the struggle opposed to the despotic executive that murdered their mom and dad years sooner than. simply 3 will make it adequately to the key headquarters of the resistance flow. The fourth is captured and compelled to take part in a barbaric video game for the enjoyment of the hundreds — extra evidence of the government’s terrible brutality. Will the facility of 1 voice be adequate to evoke a humans opposed to a iteration of cruelty? Translated from the French, this suspenseful tale of braveness, individualism, and freedom has resonated with younger readers around the globe.