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Giveaway: Feed by MT Anderson (US Only)

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Identity crises, consumerism, and star-crossed teenage love in a futuristic society where people connect to the Internet via feeds implanted in their brains.

For Titus and his friends, it started out like any ordinary trip to the moon - a chance to party during spring break and play with some stupid low-grav at the Ricochet Lounge. But that was before the crazy hacker caused all their feeds to malfunction, sending them to the hospital to lie around with nothing inside their heads for days. And it was before Titus met Violet, a beautiful, brainy teenage girl who has decided to fight the feed and its omnipresent ability to categorize human thoughts and desires. Following in the footsteps of George Orwell, Anthony Burgess, and Kurt Vonnegut Jr., M. T. Anderson has created a not-so-brave new world — and a smart, savage satire that has captivated readers with its view of an imagined future that veers unnervingly close to the here and now.

 

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5 US winners will receive a copy of FEED by MT Anderson!

 

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  • MrsErica Beaton
    MrsErica Beaton Thursday, 01 November 2012

    They went "on a Friday, because there was s**t-all to do at home." This opener always seems to pull my students in as readers.

  • Lauren Giova Dixon
    Lauren Giova Dixon Friday, 02 November 2012

    Friday

  • Wendy Railey
    Wendy Railey Friday, 02 November 2012

    They went on a Friday due to some stuff they had to do at home. haha

    Mrs. Beaton - I'm sure it does. What better way to get students attention haha

  • Jonathan
    Jonathan Saturday, 03 November 2012

    Friday!

  • Jasmine L. Albitos
    Jasmine L. Albitos Saturday, 03 November 2012

    Titus and his friends visited the moon on a Friday! Thank you for this great giveaway...

  • Nayeli Briones
    Nayeli Briones Saturday, 03 November 2012

    Friday.

  • Vivien
    Vivien Sunday, 04 November 2012

    Friday

  • Ashley
    Ashley Monday, 05 November 2012

    They visited the moon on a Friday.:D

  • Kelley
    Kelley Wednesday, 14 November 2012

    The visited the moon on Friday. Also: awesome that we can read the first chapter online! Yay!

  • K. Lea Hudson
    K. Lea Hudson Thursday, 15 November 2012

    On Friday!

  • Samantha Martin Hiatt
    Samantha Martin Hiatt Friday, 16 November 2012

    "We went on a Friday, because there was
    shit-all to do at home. It was the beginning of
    spring break. Everything at home was boring." -Candlewick.com

  • Brooke
    Brooke Friday, 16 November 2012

    They visited on Friday. I love reading the first chapter. Now I must read this book!

  • YABC
    YABC Tuesday, 20 November 2012

    friday works

  • YABC
    YABC Thursday, 22 November 2012

    Friday!

  • YABC
    YABC Monday, 26 November 2012

    Friday

  • YABC
    YABC Wednesday, 28 November 2012

    Titus and his friends visited the moon on a Friday.

  • Andrea Diaz
    Andrea Diaz Wednesday, 28 November 2012

    Friday :)

  • Estefania Montanez
    Estefania Montanez Friday, 30 November 2012

    friday?? for spring break....!

  • Tricia Copeland
    Tricia Copeland Friday, 30 November 2012

    Friday! Love me some Fridays!!

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