Acid (Hardcover)

By Emma Pass

Delacorte Press, 9780385743877, 382pp.

Publication Date: March 11, 2014

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Description

"Jenna Strong is a futuristic Jason Bourne."--"Justine Magazine"
Fans of "Matched" and "Divergent "will be hooked by this fast-paced, nail-biting survival story, featuring an unforgettable heroine reminiscent of Katniss Everdeen and "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo "s Lisbeth Salander.
The year is 2113. In Jenna Strong's world, ACID the most brutal controlling police force in history rule supreme. No throwaway comment or whispered dissent goes unnoticed or unpunished. And it was ACID agents who locked Jenna away for life, for a horrendous crime she struggles to remember. But Jenna's violent prison time has taught her how to survive by any means necessary. When a mysterious rebel group breaks her out, she must use her strength, speed, and skill to stay one step ahead of ACID and try to uncover the truth about what really happened on that terrible night two years ago. They ve taken her life, her freedom, and her memories away from her. How can she reclaim anything when she doesn t know who to trust?
Winner of the North East Teenage Book Award
"Great suspense . . . excellent characters and gripping action."--TheGuardian.com.


About the Author

EMMA PASS has been making up stories for as long as she can remember."ACID"was her first novel, and"The Fearless"is her second. By day, she works as a library assistant and lives with her husband and dog in the Northeast Midlands of England."
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