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Shade's Children

By Michael Berry, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Relentless tale of future warfare asks disturbing questions.

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This a fast-paced tale of futuristic guerilla warfare, and Nix keeps the action and suspense high while still paying attention to the emotional lives of these hard-bitten survivors. There are few easy answers in this unforgiving world, and Nix keeps readers guessing and involved until the very end.

Book Details

  • Author: Garth Nix
  • Genre: Science Fiction
  • Topics: Adventures
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: HarperTeen
  • Publication date: September 18, 1998
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 13 - 17
  • Number of pages: 345
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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