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Life was different in the Before: before the Ticks began devouring humans in a deadly swarm across America; before the surviving young people were rounded up and quarantined “for their own protection.” These days, we know what those quarantines are—holding pens where human blood is turned into more food for the Ticks. Surrounded by electrical fences, most kids try to survive the Farms by turning on each other…
The book had been on my "to read" list for a while, simply because of its status as an award winner, and when I finally got around to reading Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi, I thought I knew where the story was going. I was wrong. This novel kept me guessing and held my interest through the last page.