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Spark

By Alice Broadway   

Scholastic Inc. | ISBN 9781338355994 Hardcover
320 Pages | 5.822" x 8.544" | Ages 14 & Up

Alice Broadway returns with the stunning sequel to her international bestseller Ink!

After her reckless actions at the naming ceremony, Leora is branded a traitor and sent to the blank settlement, Featherstone, as a spy disguised as a refugee. But Leora is no longer sure where her loyalty lies. The blanks are just people trying to survive, not the monsters she was trained to see them as. After all these years of deception, Leora is finally learning the truth — about being marked, about her mother, and about her own destiny. But if Leora stops spying, the people she left behind in Saintstone will pay the price. No matter what she does, someone she loves is going to get hurt. As the marked and the blanks inch closer to the brink of war, Leora must choose which half of herself to be true to . . . and which half to betray.

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Ink:

"Broadway drops readers immediately into the drama, politics, and general whirlwind of a new and enticing world." — BCCB, starred review

"Fantasy, mystery, and a utopian setting blend together to form a storyline that captivates to the end." — School Library Connection

"An interesting concept combined with action and intrigue will hook teen readers." — School Library Journal

"With echoes of fairy tales and Greek and Egyptian mythologies, this debut reads likea natural successor to Lois Lowry's The Giver (1993)." — Booklist