ENG 3CI Booklist - Science Fiction

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Dec 12, 2012 (4 years and 11 months ago)

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Science Fiction


The Adoration of Jenna Fox

by Mary E. Pearson

Seventeen
-
year
-
old Jenna has been told that is
her name. She has just awoken from a coma,
they tell her, and she is still recovering from a
terrible accident in which she was involved a
year ago. But what happened before that?
Jenna doesn't remember her li
fe. Or does she?
And are the memories really hers?


Cherry Heaven

by L.J. Adlington

Kat and Tanka J are starting over. The New
Frontier is nothing like war
-
stricken City Five: no
battle scars, no memories of their parents. It's a
perfect society, where everyone lives in
harmony. Or so they say.


The Dead and the Gone

by Susan Beth Pfeffer

With haunting themes of family, faith, personal
change, and courage, this powerful novel
--
a
comp
anion to "Life As We Knew It"
--
explores
how a young man takes on unimaginable
responsibilities.


Double Helix

by Nan
cy Werlin

Rich and suspenseful, with a hair
-
raising
conclusion, this is Nancy Werlin's most dynamic
novel yet
--
one that explores the ethics and
amazements of genetic engineering.


Gone

by Michael Grant

In the blink of an eye. Everyone disappears.
GONE. Except for the young. Teens. Middle
schoolers. Toddlers. But not one single adult. No
teachers, no cops, no doctors, no parents. Just
as sud
denly, there are no phones, no internet,
no television. No way to get help. And no way to
figure out what's happened.



The Hunger Games

by Suzanne Collins

Katniss is living with her mother and younger
sister in the poorest district of Panem, the
remains of what used be the United States.
Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol
and were defeated. As part of the surrender
terms, each district agreed to

send one boy and
one girl to appear in an annual televised event
called, "The Hunger Games." When Kat's sister
is chosen by lottery, Kat steps up to go in her
place.


The Knife of Never Letting Go

by Patrick Ness

Todd Hewitt is the only boy in a town of men.
Ever since the settlers
were infected with the
Noise germ, Todd can hear everything the men
think, and they hear everything he thinks. Todd
is just a month away from becoming a man, but
in the midst of the cacophony, he knows that the
town is hiding something from him


something

so awful Todd is forced to flee with only his dog,
whose simple, loyal voice he hears too.


Maximum Ride: The A
ngel Experiment

by James Patterson

After the mutant Erasers abduct the youngest
member of their group, the "bird kids," who are
the result of genetic experimentation, take off in
pursuit and find themselves struggling to
understand their own origins and
purpose.


The Secret Hour

by Scott Westerfeld

For one secret hour each night, the town
belongs to the dark
creatures that haunt the
shadows. Only a small group of teenagers know
about the secret hour
--

only they are free to
move about the midnight time. They call
themselves Midnighters. Then Jessica Day
moves to town ... and everything changes.