Age: 13+ & YA
Publication date: April 2015
UK and Export only
One hundred and twenty-two began. Only sixty-four remain.
Tella’s made it through the first terrains of the Brimstone Bleed – but the fight’s not over yet. If she wants to save her brother, she’s got to face unimaginable dangers across oceans and mountains: all for the chance of winning the Cure.
But even though Tella has to face deadly climates and killer animals, the danger may lie with her fellow Contenders – even the ones she trusts…
I am stronger than I was before.
Six weeks ago, I was a sixteen-year-old girl from Montana whose brother was dying. Nine months before that, I was shopping with my best friend in Boston, picking out the perfect shade of coral lip gloss.