Fire City by Bali Rai
  

Fire City

Written by Bali Rai
Illustrated by

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

Fire City by Bali Rai

Twenty-five years ago the world changed forever. A great war, which had raged for three years ended, and the reign of the Demons began...Within the crumbling walls of Fire City, fifteen-year-old Martha is a member of the resistance, a small band of humans fighting for freedom in a lawless and horrifying new world. Amidst the chaos of battle arrives Jonah, a handsome stranger with a thirst for revenge and a power to destroy the Demon rulers. As Martha and Jonah's lives collide, the future of the resistance is altered forever. The battle for humankind will now begin...This is an epic story of catastrophe, survival and the power of humanity.

Reviews

Rai never shies away from difficult topics, and here tackles the controversial issue of honour killings. It's utterly compelling, and will be much-debated. -- Fiona Noble The Bookseller ... a gritty read... The different naratives add to the intrigue and the plot moves along at a rapid rate. -- Vanessa Lewis The Bookseller

About the Author

Bali Rai

Bali Rai is a well-established, award winning and hugely popular voice within the young adult fiction market. His particular successful title Rani and Sukh became a set-text for GCSE English. His novel Killing Honour won the North East Teen Book Award, and was described as 'utterly compelling' by The Bookseller. He lives in Leicester with his family. Read more about the author here.

Bali is Booktrust's online writer in residence. Click here to read his blog.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
496 pages

Author

Bali Rai
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Author's Website

www.balirai.co.uk/

Publisher

Corgi Books an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st August 2012

ISBN

9780552556026


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