Publisher: Candlewick Released: May 2008 Pages: 479 Summary: Todd Hewitt is the last boy in Prentisstown. But Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in a constant, overwhelming, never-ending Noise. There is no privacy. There are no secrets. Or are there? Just one month away from […]

Appraisal The story begins with a lovely twenty-six year old woman who is a doctor that saves colony planets from environmental illnesses. Personal tragedy hits her and she is catapulted headlong into the clutches of a big, bad, greedy corporation bent on their own desires and needs. If you take […]