Stronger, faster, and more beautiful

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Stronger, faster, and more beautiful

Dayton, Arwen, author.

New York : Delacorte Press, [2018]

372 pages ; 22 cm

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Features six stories that are linked to one another through the life, career, and afterlife of a reverend named Tad Tadd. Set in a near future where human modification is a way of life. Explores themes around the ethics of such scientific meddling.

Lexile: 870L

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ISBN:

9780525580959

LC Call No:

PZ7.D338474 Str 2018

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Dayton, Arwen, author.

Title:

Stronger, faster, and more beautiful / Arwen Elys Dayton.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

372 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 1/2019

Citation/Refs:

Booklist Starred Reviews, 10/15/2018

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Reviews Starred, 10/1/2018

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly Starred, 10/15/2018

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal Starred, 11/2018

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates, 12/2018

Summary:

Features six stories that are linked to one another through the life, career, and afterlife of a reverend named Tad Tadd. Set in a near future where human modification is a way of life. Explores themes around the ethics of such scientific meddling.

Target Audience:

8-12.

Target Audience:

870 Lexile.

Subject:

Science fiction.

Subject:

Human beings--Fiction.

Subject:

Perfection--Fiction.

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