The Special Ones

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The Special Ones

Bailey, Em, author.

Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]

298 pages ; 22 cm

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Esther is a Special One, one of four girls who live in a farmhouse under constant watch from a mysterious cult leader, who broadcasts their lives to eager social media followers. If she ever forgets that she is Special, Esther knows she will be "renewed," replaced by a new girl named Esther, and no one knows what happens to those girls who get renewed. Esther knows she is not special at all, but in the time she before the leader catches her, she vows to survive long enough to escape.

Reading Counts: Level 5.6 / 18.0 Points / 69784.

Lexile: HL 750L

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ISBN:

9780544912298

LC Call No:

PZ7.B15135 Spe 2016

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Bailey, Em, author.

Title:

The Special Ones / Em Bailey.

Physical:

298 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Notes:

"Originally published in Australia by Hardie Grant Egmont in 2016"--Title page verso.

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 7/1/2017

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, 5/15/2017

Citation/Refs:

School Library Connection, 7/2017

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 4/2017

Summary:

Esther is a Special One, one of four girls who live in a farmhouse under constant watch from a mysterious cult leader, who broadcasts their lives to eager social media followers. If she ever forgets that she is Special, Esther knows she will be "renewed," replaced by a new girl named Esther, and no one knows what happens to those girls who get renewed. Esther knows she is not special at all, but in the time she before the leader catches her, she vows to survive long enough to escape.

Target Audience:

5.6.

Target Audience:

9-12.

Target Audience:

HL 750 Lexile.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 5.6 18.0 69784.

Subject:

Cults--Fiction.

Subject:

Kidnapping--Fiction.

Subject:

Brainwashing--Fiction.

Subject:

Survival skills--Fiction.

Subject:

Suspense fiction.

Link:

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