Giveaway: Wasteland (US & Canada)

Giveaway: Wasteland (US & Canada)

WASTELAND
By Susan Kim & Laurence Klavan
Release Date: March 26, 2013

Welcome to the Wasteland. Where all the adults are long gone, and now no one lives past the age of nineteen. Susan Kim and Laurence Klavan’s post-apocalyptic debut is the first of a trilogy in which everyone is forced to live under the looming threat of rampant disease and brutal attacks by the Variants—hermaphroditic outcasts that live on the outskirts of Prin. Esther thinks there’s more to life than toiling at harvesting, gleaning, and excavating, day after day under the relentless sun, just hoping to make it to the next day. But then Caleb, a mysterious stranger, arrives in town, and Esther begins to question who she can trust. As shady pasts unravel into the present and new romances develop, Caleb and Esther realize that they must team together to fight for their lives and for the freedom of Prin.

 

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Susan Kim & Laurence Klavan cowrote the graphic novels City Of Spies and Brain Camp.

Susan is also a five-time Emmy nominee for her work in children's television and a Writers Guild Award winner for best documentary. She wrote the stage adaptation of Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club, teaches writing at Goddard College, and is a blogger for the Huffington Post. When she was growing up, there was a chain-link fence behind her apartment that led to a small woods. After dinner, all the kids would sneak through to play in a world where no adults intruded. The memory of that has always stayed with her.

Laurence's previous novels include The Cutting Room and The Shooting Script; he won an Edgar Award for the novel Mrs. White, and his short-story collection is forthcoming. He received two Drama Desk nominations for the book and lyrics to Bed and Sofa, a musical produced by New York's Vineyard Theatre. As kids, he and his three brothers used to make epic movies in their backyard, reenacting the Alamo, the signing of the Magna Carta . . . and the end of the world. This last one involved a lot of fighting over food and property, which was, of course, what they did every day in real life.

 

 

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Vivien (website) on Friday, 01 February 2013 21:29

Sounds like a promising read

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Sounds like a promising read :)
YABC on Friday, 01 February 2013 21:34

Looks like a great read. The premise is hot!

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Looks like a great read. The premise is hot!
Diana (website) on Friday, 01 February 2013 22:07

Looks interesting.

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Looks interesting.
Brooke (website) on Friday, 01 February 2013 22:20

I love the cover and this type of book. Definitely something I'll have to read.

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I love the cover and this type of book. Definitely something I'll have to read.
YABC (website) on Friday, 01 February 2013 22:38

Sounds good, thanks for the giveaway!

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Sounds good, thanks for the giveaway!
Courtney Gendreau (website) on Saturday, 02 February 2013 00:13

I love the cover looks like a great book

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I love the cover looks like a great book
YABC on Saturday, 02 February 2013 00:39

nice

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Lucero (website) on Saturday, 02 February 2013 01:07

I want to read this book so bad!!! I love the cover! It sounds amazing!!!

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I want to read this book so bad!!! I love the cover! It sounds amazing!!! :)
Laura (website) on Saturday, 02 February 2013 13:32

This book sounds really good!

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This book sounds really good!
Aimee Kasper (website) on Saturday, 02 February 2013 15:14

Seems like a great read! The cover looks really awesome and I can't wait to see if I win it!

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Seems like a great read! The cover looks really awesome and I can't wait to see if I win it!

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