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Lockdown (Escape from Furnace, #1)
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BUDDY READ: Horror/Thriller > Lockdown by Alexander Gordon Smith - Starting 16th February 2014

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message 1: by Noella (last edited Feb 22, 2014 12:04AM) (new) - rated it 2 stars

Noella (kookiemonstar) | 3723 comments Furnace Penitentiary: the world’s most secure prison for young offenders, buried a mile beneath the earth’s surface. Convicted of a murder he didn’t commit, sentenced to life without parole, “new fish” Alex Sawyer knows he has two choices: find a way out, or resign himself to a death behind bars, in the darkness at the bottom of the world. Except in Furnace, death is the least of his worries. Soon Alex discovers that the prison is a place of pure evil, where inhuman creatures in gas masks stalk the corridors at night, where giants in black suits drag screaming inmates into the shadows, where deformed beasts can be heard howling from the blood-drenched tunnels below. And behind everything is the mysterious, all-powerful warden, a man as cruel and dangerous as the devil himself, whose unthinkable acts have consequences that stretch far beyond the walls of the prison.
Together with a bunch of inmates—some innocent kids who have been framed, others cold-blooded killers—Alex plans an escape. But as he starts to uncover the truth about Furnace’s deeper, darker purpose, Alex’s actions grow ever more dangerous, and he must risk everything to expose this nightmare that’s hidden from the eyes of the world.

Join Maddison, Alley and me in reading this book!

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Alley Kat (alleykat666) | 768 comments I'm starting this a bit late. I'll get to it ASAP.

Noella (kookiemonstar) | 3723 comments I'm starting this one late too. Looking forward to discussing it~

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Maddie (maddisonbruce) | 47356 comments Mod
I haven't got it from my library yet and I'll probably start it really late sorry.

message 6: by Noella (last edited Feb 22, 2014 01:00AM) (new) - rated it 2 stars

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Maddie (maddisonbruce) | 47356 comments Mod
Sad to hear you didn't like it Noella. :(

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