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Insignia, S.J. Kincaid

Label
Insignia
Title
Insignia
Statement of responsibility
S.J. Kincaid
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Tom Raines looks set to go the same way as his listless, gambling addict of a father, with no hope for the future - until one day everything changes. Tom is recruited by the State to become a Combatant: one of an elite group of teen soldiers, chosent for their unique virtual reality skills, to fight World War III in space. But is Tom's future really as safe as the army claims? Are there spies, and corruption, in their numbers? And what happens when you question the rules?
Member of
Summary
Tom, a fourteen-year-old genius at virtual reality games, is recruited by the United States Military to begin training at the Pentagon Spire as a Combatant in World War III, controlling the mechanized drones that do the actual fighting off-planet
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10132296
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kincaid, S. J
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
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True
Series statement
Insignia
Series volume
1
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  • Space warfare
  • Soldiers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Insignia, S.J. Kincaid
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York: HarperCollins Children's
  • Formerly CIP.
Control code
000049557957
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
446 p.
Isbn
9781471400001
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)795182078
Label
Insignia, S.J. Kincaid
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York: HarperCollins Children's
  • Formerly CIP.
Control code
000049557957
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
446 p.
Isbn
9781471400001
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)795182078

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