Friday, July 11, 2014
When she finds a contest to win a spot at a space camp run by one of the greatest minds in space exploration, she thinks her dreams have come true. She has a great time at the camp, and she even starts a camp romance with the super-hot and super-rich Wilder.
But there is more going on here than Maisie realizes, and a close encounter with alien technology changes everything. Soon Maisie Danger Brown may the earth's only hope against an invading force.
I can't really give you too many details about Shannon Hale's new book because I don't want to ruin any of the surprises. This is a bit of an experiment for Hale whose other books are fantasy novels. Hale is one of my favorite authors, and I was excited to read this one. It takes a bit to really get going, but once it does, it's a great ride!