Brand: HarperCollins

Product Code: 9780062085504

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"Fans of Cashore's Fire, Oliver's Delirium, and, yes, Twilight will find this addictive."--Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

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"Teens will feel satisfied yet wait impatiently for more."--School Library Journal

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"Mafi combines a psychological opener with an action-adventure denouement in her YA debut. This is a gripping read from an author who's not afraid to take risks."--Publishers Weekly

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"Fast-paced action scenes convey imminent danger vividly....Part cautionary tale, part juicy love story, this will appeal to action and adventure fans."--Kirkus Reviews

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"Rip-roaring adventure and steamy romance scenes, with a relationship teens will root for as much as they did for Bella and Edward. Inventive touches propel the story, such as strikeouts that reveal Juliette's inner thoughts. The final chapters leave Juliette, Adam, and Warner well poised for round two."--Booklist

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PRAISE FOR SHATTER ME: "Addictive, intense, and oozing with romance. I'm envious. I couldn't put it down."--Lauren Kate, New York Times bestselling author of FALLEN

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EARLY PRAISE FOR UNRAVEL ME: "Unravel Me is dangerous, sexy, romantic, and intense. I dare you to stop reading."--Kami Garcia, New York Times bestselling co-author of the Beautiful Creatures novels

Brief Description:
Ostracized or incarcerated her whole life, seventeen-year-old Juliette is freed on the condition that she use her horrific abilities in support of The Reestablishment, a postapocalyptic dictatorship, but Adam, the only person ever to show her affection, offers hope of a better future.

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The moon understands
what it means to be
h u m a n.
Cratered by
i m p e r f e c t i o n s.

No one knows why Juliette's touch is fatal, but the Reestablishment has plans for her. Plans to use her as a weapon.

But Juliette has plans of her own.

After a lifetime without freedom, she's finally discovering a strength to fight back for the very first time--and to find a future with the one boy she thought she'd lost forever.

In the electrifying first book in the Shatter Me series, Tahereh Mafi presents a riveting dystopian world, a thrilling superhero story, and an unforgettable heroine.

Publisher Marketing:

The gripping first installment in New York Times bestselling author Tahereh Mafi's Shatter Me series.

One touch is all it takes. One touch, and Juliette Ferrars can leave a fully grown man gasping for air. One touch, and she can kill.

No one knows why Juliette has such incredible power. It feels like a curse, a burden that one person alone could never bear. But The Reestablishment sees it as a gift, sees her as an opportunity. An opportunity for a deadly weapon.

Juliette has never fought for herself before. But when she's reunited with the one person who ever cared about her, she finds a strength she never knew she had.

And don't miss Defy Me, the shocking fifth book in the Shatter Me series!

Review Citations:
  • School Library Journal 02/01/2012 (EAN 9780062085511, Other)
  • Kirkus Reviews 04/15/2011 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 09/19/2011 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Kirkus Reviews 10/15/2011 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Booklist 10/15/2011 pg. 59 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Entertainment Weekly 11/25/2011 pg. 78 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Voice of Youth Advocates 12/01/2011 pg. 515 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 01/01/2012 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • School Library Journal 02/01/2012 pg. 126 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2012 pg. 105 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Wilson Middle/Jr. High Catalog 04/11/2019 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)
  • Wilson Senior High Catalog 04/11/2019 (EAN 9780062085481, Hardcover)

Contributor Bio:  Mafi, Tahereh

Tahereh Mafi is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of A Very Large Expanse of Sea, the Shatter Me series, Furthermore, and Whichwood. She can usually be found overcaffeinated and stuck in a book. You can find her online just about anywhere @TaherehMafi or on her website,