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Scythe

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Series:
Arc of a scythe volume 1.
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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 17
Lexile measure:
830L
Description
Two teens must learn the "art of killing" in this Printz Honor-winning book, the first in a chilling new series from Neal Shusterman, author of the New York Times bestselling Unwind dystology. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery: humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now Scythes are the only ones who can end life--and they are commanded to do so, in order to keep the size of the population under control. Citra and Rowan are chosen to apprentice to a scythe--a role that neither wants. These teens must master the "art" of taking life, knowing that the consequence of failure could mean losing their own. Scythe is the first novel of a thrilling new series by National Book Award-winning author Neal Shusterman in which Citra and Rowan learn that a perfect world comes only with a heavy price.
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ISBN:
9781442472426
9781442472433
9781442472440
144247243
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6.5, 17 Points
Lexile measure:
830L
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display_description "In a world where disease has been eliminated, the only way to die is to be randomly killed ('gleaned') by professional reapers ('scythes'). Two teens must compete with each other to become a scythe--a position neither of them wants. The one who becomes a scythe must kill the one who doesn't"--
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series Arc of a scythe
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subject_facet Death -- Fiction
Murder -- Fiction
Science fiction
Young adult fiction
title_display Scythe
title_full Scythe
Scythe / Neal Shusterman
title_short Scythe
title_sub
topic_facet Death
Murder
Science Fiction
Science fiction
Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Literature
Young adult fiction