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Summary:

In a world where disease has been eliminated and 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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Pendleton Public Library YA SHUST (Text) 37801000661999 Young Adult Book System_Only_3months 03/16/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442472426
  • ISBN: 1442472421
  • ISBN: 9781442472433
  • ISBN: 144247243X
  • Physical Description: 433 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series information from Fantastic Fiction.
Editions may vary.
Paperback edition includes A Reading Group Guide (About the book -- Discussion questions -- Extension activities).
Summary, etc.:
In a world where disease has been eliminated and 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.
Target Audience Note:
830L Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Upper Grades 6.5 7.0
Awards Note:
Oregon Battle of the Books 2018-19, Grades 9-12.
ORCA (Oregon Readers' Choice Award) Winner, High School, 2019.
Subject: Death > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Death > Young adult fiction.
Murder > Young adult fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

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