Starters: Starters Series, Book 1

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IL: MG+ - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 12
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HL: High-Low 550L
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 "Readers who have been waiting for a worthy successor to Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games will find it here. Dystopian sci-fi at its best, Starters is a terrific series kickoff with a didn't-see-that-coming conclusion that will leave readers on the edges of their seats . . ." raves the Los Angeles Times. In the future, teens rent their bodies to seniors who want to be young again. One girl discovers her renter plans to do more than party--her body will commit murder, if her mind can't stop it. Sixteen-year-old Callie lost her parents when the genocide spore wiped out everyone except those who were vaccinated first--the very young and very old. With no grandparents to claim Callie and her little brother, they go on the run, living as squatters, and fighting off unclaimed renegades who would kill for a cookie. Hope comes via Prime Destinations, run by a mysterious figure known only as The Old Man. He hires teens to rent their bodies to seniors, known as enders, who get to be young again. Callie's neurochip malfunctions and she wakes up in the life of her rich renter, living in her mansion, driving her cars, even dating Blake, the grandson of a senator. It's a fairy-tale new life . . . until she uncovers the Body Bank's horrible plan. . . . "STARTERS is a smart, swift, inventive, altogether gripping story. Callie Woodland, the narrator, deserves a series, and happily I am sure she'll get one!"--Dean Koontz
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ISBN:
9780385742375
9780385742481
9781617072314
9780307975232
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 3.9, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 550L
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Grouping Title starters
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-12 23:00:03PM
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display_description To support herself and her younger brother in a future Beverly Hills, sixteen-year-old Callie hires her body out to seniors who want to experience being young again, and she lives a fairy-tale life until she learns that her body will commit murder, unless her mind can stop it.
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series Starters
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subject_facet Beverly Hills (Calif.) -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Children's audiobooks, Fantasy fiction, American, JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General, Orphans -- Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, American
title_display Starters
title_full Starters / Lissa Price, Starters Starters Series, Book 1, Starters [electronic resource] / Lissa Price
title_short Starters
title_sub Starters Series, Book 1
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Fantasy fiction, American, JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General, Orphans, Science Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature