About this book
The sequel to "The Knife Of Never Letting Go", winner of the 2008 Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the 2008 Booktrust Teenage Prize. A tense, shocking and deeply moving novel of resistance under extreme pressure. Ages: 14+
Fleeing before a relentless army, Todd has carried a desperately wounded Viola right into the hands of their worst enemy, Mayor Prentiss. Immediately separated from Viola and imprisoned, Todd is forced t learn the ways of the Mayor's new order. But what secrets are hiding just outside of town? And where is Viola? Is she even still alive?