The Goodness Gene

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Dutton Books, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 259 pages
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As son of the Compassionate Director of the Dominion of the Americas, Will, along with his twin brother Berk, has been groomed for leadership in a society that values genetic fitness, but he encounters information which causes him to question that society as well as his own identity.

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User Review  - jfe16 - LibraryThing

Will and Berk, twin sons of Hayli, the Compassionate Director of the Dominion of the Americas, are sent on separate missions as new government interns. Their father is the founder of The Goodness, a ... Read full review

THE GOODNESS GENE

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A didactic dystopia ponders big issues: nature versus nurture, and the existence of souls. In 2207, Will lives in sterile luxury in a totalitarian Dominion of the Americas. Supremely content with his ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
13
Section 2
21
Section 3
32
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About the author (2005)

Sonia Levitin is the author of many acclaimed works of historical fiction, including The Return, a Parents' Choice Honor Book and winner of the National Jewish Book Award; Journey to America, an ALA Notable Book; and Escape from Egypt, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a Booklist Editors' Choice. Ms. Levitin writes and teaches in Los Angeles.

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