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Insignia: Insignia Trilogy, Book 1

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Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 18
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HL: High-Low 750L
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"Insignia expertly combines humor with a disarming and highly realistic view of the future. The characters are real, funny, and memorable. You won't be able to put this book down."--Veronica Roth, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Divergent and Insurgent

The earth is in the middle of WWIII in Insignia, the first entry in S. J. Kincaid's fast-paced sci-fi adventure trilogy perfect for fans of Ender's Game.

The planet's natural resources are almost gone, and war is being fought to control the assets of the solar system. The enemy is winning. The salvation may be Tom Raines. Tom doesn't seem like a hero. He's a short fourteen-year-old with bad skin. But he has the virtual-reality gaming skills that make him a phenom behind the controls of the battle drones.

As a new member of the Intrasolar Forces, Tom's life completely changes. Suddenly, he's someone important. He has new opportunities, friends, and a shot at having a girlfriend. But there's a price to pay. . . .

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9780062092991
9780062093004
9780062132772
9780062093011
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 5.4, 18 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 750L
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Author kincaid s j
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series Insignia trilogy
series_with_volume Insignia trilogy|1
subject_facet Science fiction, American, Video games -- Fiction, Virtual reality -- Fiction, War stories, American
title_display Insignia
title_full Insignia / S.J. Kincaid, Insignia Insignia Trilogy, Book 1
title_short Insignia
title_sub Insignia Trilogy, Book 1
topic_facet Science Fiction, Science fiction, American, Video games, Virtual reality, War stories, American, Young Adult Fiction