Great to have a male protagonist in YA. This was an interesting story that takes place on a lonely island where teenage Rudy is desperate for human interaction. Story was gritty, powerful and at times suspenseful. Nice touch of romance, too, with the sole teenage girl on the island. There was a problem with believability about the creation of Teeth, and the story was peppered with a particular, swear word that was distracting to me because of its overuse. Still, I enjoyed the book and found it to be a great action story that will definitely appeal to boys and as readers know, I am always looking for more boy-oriented YA. Mark Lichtenfeld---Author of LINE CHANGE.