Things to Do Before the End of the World by Emily Barr

Things to Do Before the End of the World

Emily Barr

fiction science fiction thriller young adult adventurous mysterious tense fast-paced

368 pages | first published 2021


Timely and powerful; the new coming-of-age thriller from the bestselling author of The One Memory of Flora Banks. 1. Live your best life. 2. Uncover family secrets. 3. Trust no one What would you do when you hear the news that humans hav...
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