Scythe
—Shusterman, Neal, author.
Book
2017
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"In a world where disease has been eliminated, the only way to die is to be randomly killed (gleaned) by professional reapers (scythes). Citra and Rowan are teenagers who have been selected to be scythe's apprentices, and despite wanting nothing to do with the vocation they must learn the art of killing and come to understand the necessity of what they do. Only one of them will be chosen as a scythe's apprentice. And when it becomes clear that the winning apprentice's first task will be to glean the loser, Citra and Rowan are pitted against one another in a fight for their lives."-- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Series:
Arc of a Scythe
Arc of a Scythe ; book 1
Shusterman, Neal. Arc of a Scythe
Shusterman, Neal. Arc of a Scythe ; bk. 1.
Subjects:
Apprentices -- Juvenile fiction.
Competition -- Juvenile fiction.
Death -- Juvenile fiction.
Murder -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre:
Dystopian fiction.
Science fiction.
Young adult fiction.
ISBN:
9781442472433
Edition:
First Simon & Schuster BFYR paperback edition.
Description:
433 pages ; 21 cm.
Other Title:
Arc of a Scythe. Book 1, Scythe
Notes:
Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2017
Link to PAC
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