The Hunt

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Macmillan, May 8, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 304 pages
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Donít Sweat.† Donít Laugh.† Donít draw attention to yourself.† And most of all, whatever you do, do not fall in love with one of them.

Gene is different from everyone else around him.† He canít run with lightning speed, sunlight doesnít hurt him and he doesnít have an unquenchable lust for blood.† Gene is a human, and he knows the rules.† Keep the truth a secret.† Itís the only way to stay alive in a world of nightóa world where humans are considered a delicacy and hunted for their blood.

When heís chosen for a once in a lifetime opportunity to hunt the last remaining humans, Geneís carefully constructed life begins to crumble around him.† Heís thrust into the path of a girl who makes him feel things he never thought possibleóand into a ruthless pack of hunters whose suspicions about his true nature are growing. Now that Gene has finally found something worth fighting for, his need to survive is stronger than everóbut is it worth the cost of his humanity?


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Review: The Hunt (The Hunt #1)

User Review  - Giselle - Goodreads

Definitely creative, but awfully bizarre to the point of being cheesy, The Hunt is perfect if you're looking for a mindless read with an interesting concept. However, if you sit for a minute and think ... Read full review

Review: The Hunt (The Hunt #1)

User Review  - Addie - Goodreads

If I'm already hating the main character by page 4, there's obviously a problem. I honestly can't believe how many 4 and 5 star reviews this book has gotten. Really, guys? Really? I'm honestly not ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Born in Manhattan and raised in Hong Kong, ANDREW FUKUDA currently resides on Long Island, New York. After earning a bachelor's degree in history from Cornell University, Fukuda went on to work as a criminal prosecutor in New York City. He now writes full time.†† Sean Runnette , a multiple AudioFile Earphones Award winner, has produced several Audie Award-winning audiobooks and has also narrated works by John Steinbeck and Richard P. Feynman. He is a member of the American Repertory Theater company and has toured internationally with Mabou Mines, an avant-garde theater company. Sean's television and film appearances include Two If by Sea, Copland, Sex and the City, Law & Order, Third Watch.