The Resistance by Gemma Malley
(Declaration)

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The year is 2140. Peter and Anna are living freely on the Outside, trying hard to lead normal lives, but unable to leave the terror of the Declaration--and their experiences as surpluses--completely behind them. Peter is determined to infiltrate Pharma Corporation, which claims to have a new drug in the works; "Longevity +" will not just stop the ravages of old age, it might just reverse the aging process. But what Peter and Anna discover behind the walls of Pharma is so nightmarish it makes the prison of their childhood seem like a sanctuary: for it seems the only way to regain youth is to harvest the young.
 

About Gemma Malley

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GEMMA MALLEY studied philosophy at Reading University before working as a journalist. A successful author of women’s fiction, The Declaration is her first book for young readers. She lives in London with her family.
 
Published April 5, 2011 by Bloomsbury USA Childrens. 337 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult, Children's Books, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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In Anna and Peter's world, medically created immortality has made most childbirth illegal, according to this unsubtle but worthwhile and tension-packed sequel.

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In Peter and Anna's world, a drug called Longevity has made death a thing of the past and children an unwanted and resource-costly surplus.

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