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Author: Malinda Lo
Release Date: September 18, 2013
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
*Spoilers for Adaptation*
spaceship hovered motionless in the sky above Reese Holloway’s house, as
inscrutable as a black hole. It had seemed like a good idea when they
were inside: to tell the truth about what happened to them at Area 51.
It didn’t seem like such a good idea now.
Reese and David are not
normal teens—not since they were adapted with alien DNA by the Imria,
an extraterrestrial race that has been secretly visiting Earth for
decades. Now everyone is trying to get to them: the government, the
Imria, and a mysterious corporation that would do anything for the upper
hand against the aliens.
Beyond the web of conspiracies, Reese
can’t reconcile her love for David with her feelings for her
ex-girlfriend Amber, an Imrian. But her choice between two worlds will
play a critical role in determining the future of humanity, the Imria’s
place in it, and the inheritance she and David will bring to the
In this gripping sequel to Adaptation, Malinda Lo
brings a thoughtful exploration of adolescence, sexuality, and “the
other” to a science fiction thriller that is impossible to put down.
I'm so excited for this book. I loved Adaptation, it was a great mix of sci-fi and teen angst and teens exploring sexuality and mystery and thriller. I want people to read the first book, and I want to read this in the fall. And the covers are gorgeous, the previous one with the dark green and this one with the blue. :)