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2084: An American Parable by Elaine Liner

By Elaine Liner

In the USA 2084, younger Waring Foster lives within the nation's capital, writing upbeat slogans for the Bureau of Encouragement. With privateness and schooling at risk from an extremist govt, she hazards arrest for committing a significant SinCrime: analyzing books from the previous.

Author Elaine Liner will pay tribute to George Orwell's prescience, with a little Ray Bradbury, Rod Serling and Paddy Chayefsky within the mixture of dystopian YA fiction and satire – with a twist you’ll by no means see coming.

In Jesus urban (formerly Washington, D.C.) all people lives and works lower than new legislation that make in need of issues a criminal offense. starvation is a SinCrime. Romantic love, except your associate has been selected through The ideally suited Church, is a SinCrime. now not taking Mana is a SinCrime. yet so is taking an excessive amount of Mana (and there are many humans taking greater than they're intended to). Expressing pleasure is a SinCrime until you're at a Church rally for President Rex Evangeline.

Until she came across her father’s hidden trove of previous books, 21-year-old Waring Foster floated via lifestyles considering while her mom and dad may go back, if ever, and doing every little thing one needed to don't to draw cognizance from SinCops. it's a lonely technique to stay. yet then she starts off to learn. She stocks her mystery library along with her in basic terms good friend, Winton Nesmith. yet may still she belief him?

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