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Defy the Stars (Compact Disc)

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Noemi Vidal is a soldier of Genesis, a former colony world of Earth locked in a drawn-out war for its independence.  During a skirmish she ends up stranded on a derelict ship, where she comes across Abel – the most advanced Earth mech ever built and the only one of his kind.  Bound by his programming, Abel is drawn into Noemi’s plan to end the conflict once and for all...even at the cost of his own life.  As they journey across the stars, these two kindred souls form a bond that goes beyond mere programming.  Can Noemi still condemn Abel to death, even in the face of his emerging humanity?  And what is Abel’s true purpose?  The artful prose combined with alternating perspectives of the two immensely likeable protagonists will keep you turning the pages, all the way to the bittersweet end.

— Darcy

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She's a soldier.

Noemi Vidal is seventeen years old and sworn to protect her planet, Genesis. She's willing to risk anything-including her own life. To their enemies on Earth, she's a rebel.

He's a machine.

Abandoned in space for years, utterly alone, Abel has advanced programming that's begun to evolve. He wants only to protect his creator, and to be free. To the people of Genesis, he's an abomination.

Noemi and Abel are enemies in an interstellar war, forced by chance to work together as they embark on a daring journey through the stars. Their efforts would end the fighting for good, but they're not without sacrifice. The stakes are even higher than either of them first realized, and the more time they spend together, the more they're forced to question everything they'd been taught was true.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781478919414
ISBN-10: 1478919418
Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers
Publication Date: April 4th, 2017
Language: English
Series: Defy the Stars