Author: Patrick Carman
Reading Age: 12 - 14 years
A lonely orphan boy, Edgar, over worked in a fig grove, discovers a great mystery as a result of breaking the rules. Why do some people get all the food and water while others have to slave all day? Finding the answer to his questions will just reveal a coming catastrophe.
A mix of fantasy and science fiction that takes a while to get hooked. It will need a confident 12 - 14 year old boy or girl.