At the moment the asteroid hits the moon, Alex Morales' young life changes. Forever. As freak weather engulfs the globe, New York is plunged into a nightmare from which many will never wake. With no food, no electricity, and no parents, Alex must keep himself and his sisters alive...whatever the cost. Praise for THE LAST SURVIVORS trilogy: "A gripping and thought-provoking story of human courage in the face of disaster... Stays with you long after you put it down" THE BOOKSELLER
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Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0152063110
Book Description Harcourt, Inc., Orlando, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition.. 320 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. New book. FICTION. Susan Beth Pfeffer's Life as We Knew It enthralled and devastated readers with its brutal but hopeful look at an apocalyptic event--an asteroid hitting the moon, setting off a tailspin of horrific climate changes. Now this harrowing companion novel examines the same events as they unfold in New York City, revealed through the eyes of seventeen-year-old Puerto Rican Alex Morales. When Alex's parents disappear in the aftermath of tidal waves, he must care for his two younger sisters, even as Manhattan becomes a deadly wasteland, and food and aid dwindle. With haunting themes of family, faith, personal change, and courage, this powerful new novel explores how a young man takes on unimaginable responsibilities. (Key Words: Susan Beth Pfeffer). book. Bookseller Inventory # 48723X2
Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0152063110
Book Description Harcourt Children's Books, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110152063110