The Shade of the Moon

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The Shade of the Moon

By Susan Beth Pfeffer

Harcourt Brace and Company, Hardcover, 9780547813370, 288pp.

Publication Date: August 13, 2013


The eagerly awaited addition to the series begun with the "New York Times" best-seller" Life As We Knew It, "in which a meteor knocks the moon off its orbit and the world changes forever.

It's been more than two years since Jon Evans and his family left Pennsylvania, hoping to find a safe place to live, yet Jon remains haunted by the deaths of those he loved. His prowess on a soccer field has guaranteed him a home in a well-protected enclave. But Jon is painfully aware that a missed goal, a careless word, even falling in love, can put his life and the lives of his mother, his sister Miranda, and her husband, Alex, in jeopardy. Can Jon risk doing what is right in a world gone so terribly wrong?

About the Author
Susan Beth Pfeffer is the author of the bestselling novel "Life As We Knew It," which was nominated for many state awards, and its companion books, "The Dead and the Gone," "This World We Live In," and "The Shade of the Moon." She lives in Middletown, New York.

Praise For The Shade of the Moon

"Action-packed and completely unpredictable, this latest will be widely anticipated by the series' many fans."