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Details of The Living

The Living
Exact title of book
The Living
Book author
Matt de la Peña
ISBN
9781480524392
Publisher
Random House Childrens Books
Published
Nov 28, 2013
Language
English
Format
PDF, FB2, EPUB, MOBI
File size (in PDF)
about 1200 kB

Some brief overview of book

Shy takes the summer job to make some money. A few months on a luxury cruise linerhow bad can it be? Bikinis, free food, maybe even a girl or two .

. . every cruise has a fresh crop of passengers, after all. Hell rake in the tips and be able to help his mom and sister out with the bills.

But then, an earthquake more massive than any ever recorded hits California and Shys life is changed forever. The earthquake is only the beginning. Twenty-four hours and a catastrophic chain of events later, Shy is lost at sea, fighting to surviveand stuck with her.

Shes blond and shes rich, and never in her life would she have dreamed shed be adrift in the Pacific Ocean, surrounded by death and completely dependent on a guy like Shy. And Shy hasnt even faced the worst yet. "De la Peña has created a rare thing a plot-driven YA with characters worthy of a John Green novel."-Entertainment Weekly, A- "Action is first and foremost.

. . .

De la Peña can uncork delicate but vivid scenes." The New York Times "The Living is special because of its extraordinary protagonist, Shy, who I havent been able to shake from my mind in the weeks since I read the book."-John Green, author of The Fault in Our Stars Theres no way to classify The Living. Its everything I love mixed into one fantastic, relentless, action-packed story. As always with Matt, the characters are the best part.

So real. I loved this book.-James Dashner, New York Times bestselling author of the Maze Runner series and The Eye of Minds STAR An addictive page-turner and character-driven literary novel with broad appeal for fans of both.-Kirkus Reviews, Starred STAR An excellent, enthralling ride... a great read for those looking for adventure and survival stories.-VOYA, Starred De la Peña (I Will Save You) delivers near-constant action, a high body count, and a compelling cast of characters in this socially aware thriller.-Publishers Weekly Peña takes the time to establish some solid rapport among his characters before unleashing the mayhem, though, and the central disease and drug scam is so viciously immoral that readers will probably book passage on the upcoming sequel, to learn whether Shy and his two smokin-hot love interests will bring the bad guys to their knees.-The Bulletin of the Center for Childrens Books Adventure survival enthusiasts will relish the vivid and raw descriptions of the sinking ship, blistering sun, and shark-infested waters. But most appealing is the empathetic teen, portrayed as a tough guy with a romantic side, who will appeal to both males and females, and is likely to appear in the upcoming sequel.-School Library Journal A straight-up tour de force, a breathless, horrifying dash into the void... he fun of de la Peñas latest is how unexpectedly he blends genres, making this, in a sense, four books in one a finely observed social-class drama, an on-the-sea survival adventure, a global-disaster book, and a contagion thriller.-Booklist A Pura Belpré Author Honor Award Winner An ALSC 2014 Notable Childrens Book Pick

About book author

Living is Matt de la Peñas fifth novel. He attended the University of the Pacific on a basketball scholarship and went on to earn a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing at San Diego State University. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he teaches creative writing.

Look for Matt de la Peñas other books, Ball Dont Lie, Mexican WhiteBoy, We Were Here, and I Will Save You, all available from Delacorte Press. later, Shy is lost at sea, fighting to surviveand stuck with her. Shes blond and shes rich, and never in her life would she have dreamed shed be adrift in the Pacific Ocean, surrounded by death and completely dependent on a guy like Shy. And Shy hasnt even faced the worst yet.

"De la Peña has created a rare thing a plot-driven YA with characters worthy of a John Green novel."-Entertainment Weekly, A- "Action is first and foremost. . .

. De la Peña can uncork delicate but vivid scenes." The New York Times "The Living is special because of its extraordinary protagonist, Shy, who I havent been able to shake from my mind in the weeks since I read the book."-John Green, author of The Fault in Our Stars Theres no way to classify The Living. Its everything I love mixed into one fantastic, relentless, action-packed story.

As always with Matt, the characters are the best part. So real. I loved this book.-James Dashner, New York Times bestselling author of the Maze Runner series and The Eye of Minds STAR An addictive page-turner and character-driven literary novel with broad appeal for fans of both.-Kirkus Reviews, Starred STAR An excellent, enthralling ride... a great read for those looking for adventure and survival stories.-VOYA, Starred De la Peña (I Will Save You) delivers near-constant action, a high body count, and a compelling cast of characters in this socially aware thriller.-Publishers Weekly Peña takes the time to establish some solid rapport among his characters before unleashing the mayhem, though, and the central disease and drug scam is so viciously immoral that readers will probably book passage on the upcoming sequel, to learn whether Shy and his two smokin-hot love interests will bring the bad guys to their knees.-The Bulletin of the Center for Childrens Books Adventure survival enthusiasts will relish the vivid and raw descriptions of the sinking ship, blistering sun, and shark-infested waters.

But most appealing is the empathetic teen, portrayed as a tough guy with a romantic side, who will appeal to both males and females, and is likely to appear in the upcoming sequel.-School Library Journal A straight-up tour de force, a breathless, horrifying dash into the void... he fun of de la Peñas latest is how unexpectedly he blends genres, making this, in a sense, four books in one a finely observed social-class drama, an on-the-sea survival adventure, a global-disaster book, and a contagion thriller.-Booklist A Pura Belpré Author Honor Award Winner An ALSC 2014 Notable Childrens Book Pick

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