Invitation to the Game

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HarperCollins Canada, Limited, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 179 pages
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Whatever the game was, it had sucked us in. We were totally committed to it. We had left school plump, pale and unmotivated. Now we were fit and full of energy.

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User Review  - Dramapuppy - Goodreads

I tried to think of a reason to give this book three stars. I really did. It's true it entertained me for two or three hours. I never wanted to put it down; I had to know what would happen. Hughes ... Read full review

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User Review  - Allen Johnson - Goodreads

I think the book is really good for where I am at I am where the game just started. Read full review


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Monica Hughes was born in Liverpool, England on November 3, 1925. Before joining the Women's Royal Naval Service, she lived in Egypt as a child and went to school in Scotland. During World War II, she worked on breaking German codes. In 1952, she immigrated to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and began working at Ottawa's National Research Council. She started writing survival stories and science fiction novels for young adults. Her works include the Isis trilogy and Hunter in the Dark. She won numerous awards including the Phoenix Award for literary merit. She was named to the Order of Canada in 2002. She died from a stroke on March 7, 2003 at the age of 77.

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