Shade's Children

Young Adult Science Fiction

The Key to Survival
Rests in the Hands of
Shade’s Children

If you’re lucky, you live to fight another day.

In a futuristic urban wasteland, evil Overlords have decreed that no child shall live a day past his fourteenth birthday. On that Sad Birthday, the child is the object of an obscene harvest resulting in the construction of a machinelike creature whose sole purpose is to kill.

The mysterious Shade — once a man, but now more like the machines he fights — recruits the few children fortunate enough to escape. With luck, cunning, and skill, four of Shade’s children come closer than any to discovering the source of the Overlords’ power — and the key to their downfall. But the closer the children get, the more ruthless Shade seems to become…

The Details

Publisher: HarperTeen / HarperCollins
Published: January 1997
ISBN-10: 0062075985
ISBN-13: 978-0062075987
ASIN: B0038B99G4

Shade's Children audiobook by Garth Nix

Shade's Children audiobook available from these online booksellers:

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Format: Unabridged
Narrator: Charles Carroll
Time: 9h 9m

Young Adult Science Fiction