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Great if you liked The Maze Runner!
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After a nuclear attack six years ago, Eli and his family have been surviving underground in a bomb shelter.  The bomb shelter is amazing because Eli's father spent years and tons of money creating it.  However Eli cannot be happy that he lived because during the rush to the shelter, his twin brother and grandmother, who he loved dearly, were left behind.  And it was his fault.

Eli struggles with his relationships with all of his family members, battles with his conscience over "the supplements", and worries that his dad is going crazy.  Then he gets an errant wi-fi signal and finds someone who may be his brother on IM.  Was it all a hoax?  Is his brother alive?  Or is someone messing with Eli?

This is a great book for those who like mild sci-fi or fantasy.  It still takes place in "our" world, but in an alternate reality.  This book is a major page-turner, and will keep you up late to finish and find out the truth!
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