The Other Side of the Island by Allegra Goodman

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Earth Mother is always watching... And one brave girl is about to find out why.
 

About Allegra Goodman

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Allegra Goodman's novels include Intuition and Kaaterskill Falls. Her fiction has appeared in The New Yorker and Best American Short Stories. She is a winner of the Whiting Writer's Award and a fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. She lives with her family in Cambridge, Massachusetts. For more information, visit www.AllegraGoodman.com or become a fan on Facebook.
 
Published April 16, 2009 by Razorbill. 288 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult, Literature & Fiction, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books. Fiction

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A popular adult author tries her hand at a dystopian children's novel, with mixed results.

Jun 24 2010 | Read Full Review of The Other Side of the Island

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In this dystopian young adult novel, global warming and rising oceans have wiped out most of the population and a totalitarian corporation controls the lives of those who remain.

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Publishers Weekly

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From Kaaterskill Falls to Intuition , Goodman's fiction proves that she can tackle big subjects with unobtrusively gracef

Sep 22 2008 | Read Full Review of The Other Side of the Island

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