In The Finisher, bestselling author David Baldacci's first young adult adventure, a young girl is faced with an enormous mystery that could change her world completely.
Welcome to Wormwood: a place where curiosity is discouraged and no one has ever left.
Until one girl, Vega Jane, discovers a map that suggests a mysterious world beyond the walls. A world with possibilities and creatures beyond her imagining.
But she will be forced to fight for her freedom. And unravelling the truth may cost Vega her life.
Wrapped in magic and mystery, The Finisher is the start of an enthralling series for young adult readers from the Sunday Times bestselling author, as you've never seen him before.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Breony - LibraryThing
A bit hard to get into at the beginning with a lot of new language in this fictitious town of wormwood. The main character seems a bit too cynical of the place without reason. But the story builds well and I was hooked by the end. Themes are relatively modest. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Carolibrarian - LibraryThing
Vega Jane is the hero of this book. Baldacchino captures your interest with this YA novel. Read it in one sitting, couldn't put it down,,,, waiting to read the keeper next Read full review