The Secret Under My Skin

The Secret Under My Skin

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In the year 2368, humankind must struggle to survive under dire environmental conditions and strict government control. In this startling world, one brave young woman begins to unravel a web of lies about life on Earth that will empower her to discover, at last, who she really is. McNaughton vividly imagines an all-too-believable future and celebrates the impact that one person can make on the world.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins, c2000.
Edition: 1st HarperCollins trade paper ed. --
ISBN: 9780006485223
Characteristics: 237 p.


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Jun 02, 2012

i had to read this book for a school assignment and i loved it! make sure you read the second book in the series The Raintree Rebel!!!!!!

Aug 30, 2011

it may not look appealing or interesting but it is one of my favorite books! it was a very interesting great book!

Apr 16, 2010

Janet McNaughton is brilliant, and never more so than in this strange science fiction type of a book, that shows you a world of "could be"s. Exciting, and keeping you on the edge of your seat, I especially like the allusion to Guy Fawkes Day.

Dec 29, 2009

I absolutely adore this book. It is captivating and beautiful. I promise you will love this book.


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Apr 16, 2010

"There aren't a lot of poetry scripts. They all come from long ago. It only took me a few months to finish every one, but that doesn't matter. Poetry isn't like a story you only want to read once. Poetry reminds me of a jetty in St. Pearl. Every day, something new would float up on it. Sometimes things you'd want to find and sometimes not, but always something new. I read the poems again and again." The Secret Under My Skin, p. 13.

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