Annotations for Bridge


Baker & Taylor
A gritty dystopian adventure that explores themes of friendship, identity and courage is set in a future where the hostiles fight those living in Cityside and a fear of outsiders pervades everything.

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Baker & Taylor
In a world divided by war, Nik, a teenager destined for a high-level government position, is caught up in a school bombing that leaves him on the run within the walled-in City, searching for answers.

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Random House, Inc.

The City is divided. The bridges gated. In Southside, the hostiles live in squalor and desperation, waiting for a chance to overrun the residents of Cityside.

Nik is still in high school but is destined for a great career with the Internal Security and Intelligence Services, the brains behind the war. But when ISIS comes recruiting, everyone is shocked when he isn't chosen. There must be an explanation, but no one will talk about it. Then the school is bombed and the hostiles take the bridges. Buildings are burning, kids are dead, and the hostiles have kidnapped Sol. Now ISIS is hunting for Nik.

But Nik is on the run, with Sol's sister Fyffe and ISIS hot on their trail. They cross the bridge in search of Sol, and Nik finds answers to questions he had never dared to ask.

The Bridge is a gritty adventure set in a future world where fear of outsiders pervades everything. A heart-stopping novel about friendship, identity, and courage from an exciting new voice in young-adult fiction.



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