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The Forest of Hands and Teeth

Level 1

RYAN, Carrie
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The book ensnares you in a gruesome lyalien world where a group of young people has to fight for survival every day of their lives.


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  • SELECTED ALA Best Books for Young Adults


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  • OLIVER, Lauren: Delirium (Hodder&Stoughton 2011) the story of a world in which love is considered a disease.
  • REEVE, Philip: The Mortal Engine Quartet (Scholastic 2001ff.) follows the adventures of two people thrown out of their moving city (+ prequel).
  • WESTERFELD, Scott: The Uglies Trilogy (Simon Pulse 2005ff.) At the age of 16 surgery will make everybody become one of the "pretties" (+ an extra volume).
  • The Walking Dead (2010ff.) TV-series in which a few survivors battle hordes of zombies.