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By Nancy Kress

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The 12 months is 2035. After ecological mess ups approximately destroyed the Earth, 26 survivors—the final of humanity—are trapped by way of an alien race in a sterile enclosure often called the Shell.

Fifteen-year-old Pete is among the Six—children who have been born deformed or sterile and raised within the Shell. As, one after the other, the survivors develop ill and die, Pete and the Six fight to place apart their anger on the alien Tesslies in an effort to locate the ability to rebuild the earth jointly. Their purely desire lies inside short time-portals into the hot earlier, the place they create again little ones to refill their disappearing gene pool.

Meanwhile, in 2013, tremendous mathematician Julie Kahn works with the FBI to resolve a sequence of inexplicable kidnappings. unexpectedly her predictive algorithms start to show greater than simply illegal activity. As she starts off to achieve her position within the drawing close disaster, concurrently affecting the Earth and the Shell, Julie closes in at the fact. She and Pete are converging in time upon the way forward for humanity—a destiny which would by no means unfold.

Weaving 3 consecutive time strains to resolve either the secret of the Earth's destruction and the major to its salvation, this taut post-apocalyptic mystery deals a topical plot with a pleasing twist.

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Nobody was expecting a flamethrower on an ice patrol. Surprise was half the battle. Vau turned and ran, gasping for breath. Not a bad turn of speed for his age, not bad at all on ice and so heavily laden, and there was Mird ahead of him, having listened for once, and the speeder was coming about... And the ice opened up beneath him. It took him a moment to realize he was falling down a sloping tunnel and not just sinking into unexpected soft snow. Fixer called out, but even though the sound filled Vau's helmet he didn't catch what was said.

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If they kept on walking, it would be the Rodian. And Jedi thought they were the only ones who could exert a little mind influence, did they? "One hundred and twenty," the Rodian called after him. Skirata didn't break his stride. Neither did Ordo. "Eighty," he called back. " They were still walking. Ordo made a little grunt, but it was hard to tell if he was annoyed or amused. "Okay, ninety," the Rodian called. "Eighty, cash credits," Skirata said, not turning around. In fact, he speeded up. He counted to ten, and got as far as eight.

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