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Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix
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12-year old Luke is a third child in a society where two is the limit; however, he notices signs of life in a deserted home and ventures out against all rules to find another hidden third child, Jen. Jen is bold and wants freedom for all, trying to enlist others similarly situated in a massive protest. Luke is too scared to go along and then has to face the dire consequences of his inaction. While this is a decent adventure of sorts, with compelling social issues, I think Haddix has unnessarily dumbed her writing down. Six more to read.
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January 27, 2013 – Finished Reading
February 5, 2013 – Shelved
February 6, 2013 – Shelved as: science-fiction

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