It's been over a year since all the adults disappeared. Gone.
In the time since every person over the age of fourteen disappeared from the town of Perdido Beach, California, countless battles have been fought: battles against hunger and lies and plague, and epic battles of good against evil. Light, Michael Grant's sixth and final book in the New York Times bestselling Gone series creates a masterful, arresting conclusion to life in the FAYZ.
And now, the gaiaphage has been reborn as Diana's malicious mutant daughter, Gaia. Gaia is endlessly hungry for destruction. She yearns to conquer her nemesis, Little Pete, and then bend the entire world to her warped will. As long-standing enemies become allies, secrets are revealed and unexpected sacrifices are made. Will their attempts to save themselves and one another matter in the end, or will the kids of Perdido Beach perish in this final power struggle?
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She has left Ireland in an attempt to escape family life, yet Italy only reinforces her Irishness - her prudishness about sex, her thank-you notes, her belief that good things should be saved until Christmas.| Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
(Actually I’m thinking of one troll in particular, way back in the mists of Internet Time, but I’m sure he/she was not the only one.) I have no idea whether this comment is actually a shoutout to that particular tired dead horse, but it amused me anyway.Jan 08 2013 | Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
Twelve years after the conclusion of Poison, the adventure continues when Balthazar and his brothers initiate a plan to bring about the destruction of Dessa and her friends by resurrecting the Lord of Hell, Orion.Mar 13 2013 | Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
This is a book that tries hard to be something it’s not – something that will make readers question heaven and hell, souls and rebirth and tries to provide some shape to what happens after death.Mar 18 2013 | Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
Domestic routine – thanks in large measure to Ruby Weller, their cook and housekeeper, who stayed with Lopokova for 50 years – made Keynes even more productive: he wrote a 20,000-word memoir of his economics teacher, Alfred Marshall, in their first two months at Tilton.| Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
For too long Maxine Kiss has felt an inexplicable darkness inside her-a force she channels into hunting the demons bent on destroying the human race.Sep 05 2010 | Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
If there’s one thing I got out of this new autobiography about alt-rock god Bob Mould, it’s that he likes to be in charge, knows he’s in charge and yet he still likes the band dynamic, as we have seen over the years with Husker Du in the 1980’s and with Sugar in the early-to-mid ‘90s.Jan 06 2012 | Read Full Review of Light: A Gone Novel
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SPOILERS: Call me heartless but maybe more characters should have died. It's a melancholic ending where good prevails. That's it. Still written to engage and with new dynamics (a transparent FAYZ!)...Full Review