March 24, 2015 from Kathy Dawson Books/Penguin
ISBN-10: 080374093X | ISBN-13: 978-0803740938
Zelia Benten has lost her father, the love of her life, and any future she might have imagined for herself. Now she, her sister, and the band of illegal genetic outcasts they’ve come to call their family are forced to run when the safety of their foster home is compromised. But on the way to a rumored haven in Chicago, Zel hears something impossible: Somehow Cy—the boy she loves, the boy who traded himself for his sister’s safety—is whispering insider her head. She has no idea what it means, but she veers off plan in order to search for him.
What she finds is not what she expected. They’ve been protecting themselves so long against the rest of the world, it’s never occurred to them that the real enemy could be much closer than they realize.
Catalyst is a thrilling ride through a dangerous future that will have you racing through the pages, falling in love, and questioning exactly what it means to be human.
Praise for CATALYST:
“Engrossing sequel…Kang spins an evenly paced and thought-provoking story, employing symbolism deftly…[and] wraps up her duology neatly and satisfyingly.” —KIRKUS REVIEWS
“Kang packs her plot with suspense and surprises as she explores good, evil, self-sacrifice, ambition, and what it means to be human. The remarkable mix of science, technology, and fantasy—the novel’s centerpiece—will draw a high-tech audience of young people and adults.” —VOYA
“Sci-fi fans with a taste for Orwellian tales of government control will enjoy this solidly written sequel.” —BOOKLIST
Fans of Control will be on edge with this electrifying followup. This book is not for the faint of heart, as it’s packed with action, breathtaking betrayals and heated romance. If you love sci-fi and strong female protagonists, this book is for you! —RT BOOK REVIEWS
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