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Golden son
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Published:
New York : Del Rey, 2015.
Physical Desc:
446 pages : chart ; 25 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 21
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 630L
Rating:
HL630L
Status:
4 copies, 2 people are on the wait list.
Description

"With shades of The Hunger Games, Ender's Game, and Game of Thrones, debut author Pierce Brown's genre-defying epic Red Rising hit the ground running and wasted no time becoming a sensation. Golden Son continues the stunning saga of Darrow, a rebel forged by tragedy, battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom from the overlords of a brutal elitist future built on lies. Now fully embedded among the Gold ruling class, Darrow continues his work to bring down Society from within. A life-or-death tale of vengeance with an unforgettable hero at its heart, Golden Son guarantees Pierce Brown's continuing status as one of fiction's most exciting new voices. Praise for Red Rising "[A] spectacular adventure. one heart-pounding ride. Pierce Brown's dizzyingly good debut novel evokes The Hunger Games, Lord of the Flies, and Ender's Game. [Red Rising] has everything it needs to become meteoric."--Entertainment Weekly "I don't know what Pierce Brown did before he started writing books, but whatever it was, he was wasting his time. Fast-paced, gripping, well-written--the sort of book you cannot put down. I am already on the lookout for the next one."--Terry Brooks, New York Times bestselling author of The Sword of Shannara "Pierce Brown has done an astounding job at delivering a powerful piece of literature that will definitely make a mark in the minds of readers."--The Huffington Post "Ender, Katniss, and now Darrow: Pierce Brown's empire-crushing debut is a sprawling vision of humanity's diaspora to the stars."--Scott Sigler, New York Times bestselling author of Nocturnal "[A] great debut. The author gathers a spread of elements together in much the same way George R. R. Martin does."--Tor.com"--

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Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780345539816, 0345539818, 9780345539830
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 4.7, 21 Points
Lexile code:
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
630

Notes

Description
"With shades of The Hunger Games, Ender's Game, and Game of Thrones, debut author Pierce Brown's genre-defying epic Red Rising hit the ground running and wasted no time becoming a sensation. Golden Son continues the stunning saga of Darrow, a rebel forged by tragedy, battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom from the overlords of a brutal elitist future built on lies. Now fully embedded among the Gold ruling class, Darrow continues his work to bring down Society from within. A life-or-death tale of vengeance with an unforgettable hero at its heart, Golden Son guarantees Pierce Brown's continuing status as one of fiction's most exciting new voices. Praise for Red Rising "[A] spectacular adventure. one heart-pounding ride. Pierce Brown's dizzyingly good debut novel evokes The Hunger Games, Lord of the Flies, and Ender's Game. [Red Rising] has everything it needs to become meteoric."--Entertainment Weekly "I don't know what Pierce Brown did before he started writing books, but whatever it was, he was wasting his time. Fast-paced, gripping, well-written--the sort of book you cannot put down. I am already on the lookout for the next one."--Terry Brooks, New York Times bestselling author of The Sword of Shannara "Pierce Brown has done an astounding job at delivering a powerful piece of literature that will definitely make a mark in the minds of readers."--The Huffington Post "Ender, Katniss, and now Darrow: Pierce Brown's empire-crushing debut is a sprawling vision of humanity's diaspora to the stars."--Scott Sigler, New York Times bestselling author of Nocturnal "[A] great debut. The author gathers a spread of elements together in much the same way George R. R. Martin does."--Tor.com"--,Provided by publisher.
Target Audience
HL630L,Lexile.
Target Audience
Decoding demand: 99 (very high),Semantic demand: 100 (very high),Syntactic demand: 85 (very high),Structure demand: 89 (very high),Lexile.
Target Audience
HL630L,Lexile
Target Audience
Decoding demand: 99 (very high),Semantic demand: 100 (very high),Syntactic demand: 85 (very high),Structure demand: 89 (very high),Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,4.7,21,174185.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Brown, P. (2015). Golden son. First edition. New York, Del Rey.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brown, Pierce, 1988-. 2015. Golden Son. New York, Del Rey.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brown, Pierce, 1988-, Golden Son. New York, Del Rey, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brown, Pierce. Golden Son. First edition. New York, Del Rey, 2015.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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