Tags: genre: science fiction


Battle Royale by Koushun Takami

Title Battle Royale
Author Koushun Takami
Publisher VIZ Media, LLC.
Year 2003
ISBN-13 978-1569317785

Teaser/Reader Annotation When forty-two confused, hapless students are abducted by the government and told they must fight until only one remains it becomes a matter of survival. Can three students keep true to their principles and escape the island alive?

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Disturbing Behavior by John Whitman

Title Disturbing Behavior
Author John Whitman
Screenplay Author Scott Rosenberg
City and Publisher New York: Bantam Books
Year 1998
ISBN 0-553-57139-7

Teaser/Reader Annotation Steve, Gavin, and Rachel must discover the sinister deeds lurking behind the perfect behavior of Cradle Bay's Blue Ribbons society before they, too, are swallowed up by the situation.

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Little Brother by Cory Doctorow

Title Little Brother
Author Cory Doctorow
Publisher Tor Teen
Year 2008
ISBN 0765319853

Teaser/Reader Annotation After a terrorist attack in San Francisco finds him wrongfully imprisoned and tortured by the US government, Marcus makes it his mission to take back the city through a techno-rebellion. Can Marcus come out of this with his freedom still intact?

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