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Giveaway: Deviants by Maureen McGowan (US & Canada)

Giveaway: Deviants by Maureen McGowan (US & Canada)

Inside Haven, different means deviant—and dead.

In a post-apocalyptic world, where the earth is buried by asteroid dust that’s mutated theDNA of some humans, orphaned, sixteen-year-old Glory must hide and protect her younger brother. If their Deviant abilities are discovered, they’ll be expunged—kicked out of the dome to be tortured and killed by the Shredders. Glory would give anything to get rid of her unique ability to kill with her emotions, especially when Cal, the boy she’s always liked, becomes a spy for the authorities. But when her brother is discovered, and she learns their father, who was expunged for killing their mother, is still alive, she must escape the domed city that’s been her entire world. 

Outside in the ruins, they’re pursued by the authorities and by sadistic, scab-covered Shredders who are addicted to the lethal-to-humans dust now covering the planet. Glory’s quests to transport herself and her brother to safety make up the thrilling and fascinating first volume of The Dust Chronicles.

"A deliciously dark, harrowing world, brightened by dazzling characters and sparkling prose." --Kelley Armstrong

"A tense thriller with a strong, beating heart at its center. Glory and her impossible choices will keep you glued to the page. I'm still trying to catch my breath!" --Diana Peterfreund

 


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5 winners will receive a copy of Deviants (US and Canada only)

 

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Comments 30

 
Vivien on Tuesday, 01 January 2013 12:02

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat
Samantha Martin Hiatt on Tuesday, 01 January 2013 12:31

Mr. Rat. I read the first three chapters and now I need to know more!!! Really hope I win a copy :)

Mr. Rat. I read the first three chapters and now I need to know more!!! Really hope I win a copy :)
Priscilla on Tuesday, 01 January 2013 13:29

Mr. Rat... hoho

Mr. Rat... hoho
alicia marie on Tuesday, 01 January 2013 16:39

Mr Rat!

Mr Rat!
MrsErica Beaton on Tuesday, 01 January 2013 18:27

Mr. Rat... Really looking forward to this one!

Mr. Rat... Really looking forward to this one!
Taylor Zebrowski on Wednesday, 02 January 2013 17:56

Mr. Rat. i am excited to read this book.

Mr. Rat. i am excited to read this book.
YABC on Wednesday, 02 January 2013 22:12

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat
Rachel on Thursday, 03 January 2013 00:30

Farewell, Mr. Rat. Nice knowing you. Now I deffinately need to read the rest of this one!

Farewell, Mr. Rat. Nice knowing you. Now I deffinately need to read the rest of this one!
Sam on Friday, 04 January 2013 12:21

Mr. Rat!!!!

Mr. Rat!!!!
YABC on Friday, 04 January 2013 16:48

mr. rat

mr. rat
Devon Mason on Friday, 04 January 2013 17:02

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat
Sanah Dhillon on Friday, 04 January 2013 19:07

She kills Mr. Rat.

She kills Mr. Rat.
YABC on Saturday, 05 January 2013 10:43

Glory kills rats to feed her thin brother.

Glory kills rats to feed her thin brother.
YABC on Sunday, 06 January 2013 21:29

Mr Rat

Mr Rat
Grace Lo on Sunday, 13 January 2013 08:03

She kills Mr. Rat.

She kills Mr. Rat.
Kathleen Buechel on Monday, 14 January 2013 20:45

She kills a rat for food in order to feed her brother... who for some reason needs to be hidden and kept a secret.

I'm pretty sure she wants to kill Cal though for becoming a JEC.

She kills a rat for food in order to feed her brother... who for some reason needs to be hidden and kept a secret. I'm pretty sure she wants to kill Cal though for becoming a JEC.
Ashley Walsh on Tuesday, 15 January 2013 12:22

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat
Lucero on Thursday, 17 January 2013 17:40

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat
Angela on Thursday, 17 January 2013 17:46

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat
Sherry Knack on Friday, 18 January 2013 16:31

Mr. Rat

Mr. Rat

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