Exodus

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By Julie Bertagna
Publisher Walker Company
Exodus
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An internationally acclaimed bestseller, vividly and terrifyingly topical, is finally available to American audiences. Less than a hundred years from now, the world as we know it no longer exists. Cities have disappeared beneath the sea, technology no longer functions, and human civilization has reverted to a much more primitive state On an isolated northern island, the people of Wing are trying to hold onto their way of lifeeven as the sea continues to claim precious acres and threatens to claim their very lives Only fifteenyearold Mara has the vision and the will to lead her people in search of a new beginning in this harsh, unfamiliar world. This compelling and powerful story set in the near future will hit home with teens, especially those who are ever more aware of the increasingly controversial climate crisis we face in our world today.

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88621 words88,621 words
352 pages352 pages
Lexile 870LLexile 870L
Grade 7 to 12Grade 7 to 12
Age 12-17Age 12-17
Published 2008Published 2008

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Book ISBN:

9780802797452

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