This edition features a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen that situates the novel for a contemporary audience, and a foreword by Azar Nafisi, author of The Republic of Imagination.
Sharp and incisive, Daughter of Deep Silence is a deliciously smart revenge thriller that examines perceptions, identity, love, and the lengths to which one girl is willing to go when she thinks she has nothing to lose.
Smiles hatches a plan to protect Ben from the government agents who will stop at nothing to get their hands on his discovery. But as he comes to realize the most explosive secrets don't lie between the covers of Ben's notebook—they're buried in his own past.
In this breathtaking new novel by the acclaimed author of Origin and Vitro, Sarah and the others must outrun not only the virus, but also its creators, who will stop at nothing to wipe out every trace of it.
On corporately controlled Castra, rally racing is a high-stakes game that seventeen-year-old Phoebe Van Zant knows all too well. Phee's legendary racer father disappeared mysteriously, but that hasn't stopped her from speeding headlong into trouble.
They'll chase you. They'll rip you open. They'll feed on you . . .
When the sickness came, every parent, police officer, politician – every adult – fell ill. The lucky ones died. The others are crazed, confused and hungry.