Why this book?
This is the book that inspired me to begin my journey as an author. My grandmother purchased this novel for me as a birthday present in middle school and I instantly fell in love with the series that spans nine novels.
Michael Grant’s story of a group of young adults and children trapped inside a dome without any adult supervision is a triumphant, but heartbreaking masterpiece. The trials and tribulations of the FAYZ will keep readers on the edge of their seats the entire time.
This novel showed me the importance of painting a picture for my readers. When writing my own novel, I felt the presence of Gone flowing within me as I came up with descriptions for my own terrifying apocalyptic event.
Why should I read it?
What is this book about?
Welcome to the FAYZ! The first book in the bestselling cult YA thriller series GONE that Stephen King calls a 'driving, torrential narrative'.
In the blink of an eye all the adults disappear in a small town in southern California and no one knows why.
Cut off from the outside world, those that are left are trapped, and there's no help on the way. Sam Temple and his friends must do all they can to survive. Chaos rules the streets. Gangs begin to form. Sides are chosen - strong or weak. Cruel or humane.
And then there are those who…