The Echo Boy
Written by Matt Haig
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The moving, gripping and stunningly written first novel for young adults by award-winning author, Matt Haig.
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The Echo Boy by Matt Haig
Audrey's father taught her that to stay human in the modern world, she had to build a moat around herself; a moat of books and music, philosophy and dreams. A moat that makes Audrey different from the echoes: sophisticated, emotionless machines, built to resemble humans and to work for human masters.
Daniel is an echo - but he's not like the others. He feels a connection with Audrey; a feeling Daniel knows he was never designed to have, and cannot explain. And when Audrey is placed in terrible danger, he's determined to save her. Echo Boy is a powerful story about love, loss and what makes us truly human.
Matt Haig uses words like a tin-opener. We are the tin -- Jeanette Winterson
Poignant and thought-provoking The Bookseller
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Bodley Head Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
27th March 2014
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