Skychasers: Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan
  

Skychasers: Glow

Written by Amy Kathleen Ryan
Part of the Sky Chasers Series

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An action-packed narrative that is utterly compelling and characters you will really love. The world as we know it is crumbling and has been for years; this is the story of a group who left earth aboard a space ship, which has become their home. Now 16 years on, two of them, born on the spaceship, have fallen in love.

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Skychasers: Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan

16 years ago, Waverly and Kieran were the first children born in space. Now a perfect couple, they are the pride and joy of the whole spaceship. They represent the future. The ship is their entire world. They have never seen a stranger before. Old Earth is crumbling, and the crew is hoping to reach (and colonise) New Earth within fifty years. Along with their allies on the second spaceship - who set off a year before them and whom they have never met. One day, Kieran proposes to Waverly. That same morning, the 'allies' attack - and Kieran and Waverly are separated in the cruellest way possible. Will they ever see each other again?

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'Utterly engrossing . . . I could not put it down' - Lauren Myracle, author of New York Times bestsellers TTFN and TTYL

'this was a gripping read and I'd highly recommend it to teens who like books to make them think, and I'll certainly be keeping an eye out for the sequels.' - The Bookbag.co.uk

About the Author

Amy Kathleen Ryan

Amy Kathleen Ryan grew up in Wyoming, USA, adoring books by Madeleine L'Engle, Susan Cooper and Judy Blume. She studied Anthropology at the University of Wyoming, then did an MA in English Literature at the University of Vermont. From there she went on to the New School Creative Writing for Children Program. She is the acclaimed author of Vibes and Zen & Xander Undone. Amy lives in Colorado, USA.

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Paperback
400 pages

Author

Amy Kathleen Ryan
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Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

7th October 2011

ISBN

9780330535588

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