Storm Thief

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Scholastic, Oct 1, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 310 pages
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A darkly thrilling new novel from master storyteller Chris Wooding, about a civilization plagued by chaos and reality-rearranging storms.

Orokos is a city of chaos, lashed by probability storms that re-order the world wherever they strike. It covers every inch of the rocky island that it dominates. It has stood for so long that history has forgotten it, and its citizens no longer question what exists beyond its walls. Then three of its denizens discover a map that holds the key to the secret at the heart of Orokos. But there are others, such as the Chief of the Protectorate Secret Police, who would do anything to get their hands on that power...anything at all...

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User Review  - cammykitty - LibraryThing

Imaginative, and yes he added some diversity with his dark skinned, dreadlocked boy. However, this dystopia unconsciously featured one of the things wrong in our current society, patriarchy. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - JazMinderr - LibraryThing

usually not into sci-fi but I loved the authors book Poison so I thought Id give it a chance I really liked it but I wish there was more to the ending..I always wish that though :) It had his trademark descriptive writing which helped me imagine the story well. Read full review

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Chris Wooding began writing at the age of 16, and his first novel Crashing was published when he was 19. Since that time, he's written dozens of novels in several genres, notably the award-winning The Haunting of Alaizabel Cray; Poison; Storm Thief; the Malice series; and the graphic novel, Pandemonium.

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