The Bridge

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Text Publishing Company, Aug 1, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 344 pages
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The Tomorrow series meets The Hunger Games, in a divided city where danger is real and friendship is everything

The city is at war.

Southside, the hostiles live in squalor and desperation. They’re hungry to cross the river. Cityside, Internal Security is in charge. Its job—keep the hostiles at bay.

It recruits only the best for its elite command. Nik is smart. Very smart. So why is he rejected?

Before he can find out, his school is bombed. The hostiles have taken the bridges, and they’ve kidnapped Fyffe’s brother Sol.

Now Nik is on the run.

And Fyffe is going with him.

Across the bridge.

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Review: The Bridge (Southside novels #1)

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I really don't know why I keep trying dystopia. They are so... repetitive. In the years I've been reading them, I've come to know their lines, plot, and endings by heart. The only thing that changes ... Read full review

Review: The Bridge (Southside novels #1)

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I took this to re-read before moving onto Havoc to refresh my memory of Southside, and even on the return flight back from Dunedin, passengers had departed as I closed on the last chapter. Gritty ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Jane Higgins was born in New Zealand. She has degrees in mathematics and anthropology and has worked on many human rights campaigns. She is a senior research fellow at Lincoln Univeristy specialising in youth studies. Jane lives in Christchurch with her husband. The Bridge is her first novel.

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