"Ty—respectful of the struggling desert ecosystem from humblest succulent to deadliest snake, perceiving each element as part of a fragile, interconnected web—has kidnapped Gemma, in violation of her human rights and needs, and imprisoned her thousands of miles from home. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
This debut novel about an English teen's abduction and imprisonment in the Australian outback unfolds as a letter from captive to captor. Read full book review >