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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Linn Libraries Consortium.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albany Main Library SF BROWN (Text) IALBO10273041G Science Fiction On holds shelf -
Albany Main Library SF BROWN (Text) IALBO10283445P Science Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library F BROWN (Text) ILEB0001049260 FICTION Available -
Sweet Home Public Library SF BROWN RR#1 (Text) 30379100504093 SCIENCE FICTION / FANTASY Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780345539786 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0345539788 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: print
    382 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Del Rey, [2014]

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Summary, etc.: Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow Reds, he works all day, believing that he and his people are making the surface of Mars livable for future generations. Yet he spends his life willingly, knowing that his blood and sweat will one day result in a better world for his children. But Darrow and his kind have been betrayed. Soon he discovers that humanity reached the surface generations ago. Vast cities and sprawling parks spread across the planet. Darrow and Reds like him, are nothing more than slaves to a decadent ruling class. Inspired by a longing for justice, and driven by the memory of lost love, Darrow sacrifices everything to infiltrate the legendary Institute, a proving ground for the dominant Gold caste, where the next generation of humanity's overlords struggle for power. He will be forced to compete for his life and the very future of civilization against the best and most brutal of Society's ruling class. There, he will stop at nothing to bring down his enemies . . . even if it means he has to become one of them to do so.
Subject: Government, Resistance to Fiction