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Among the Hidden | [Margaret Peterson Haddix]

Among the Hidden

Luke Garner has spent his entire life - all 12 years - in hiding. The government has outlawed families with more than two children. As the Garners' third child, Luke's very life is in danger. When Luke meets Jen, another "shadow child," he begins to question the government's policies.
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Luke Garner has spent his entire life - all 12 years - in hiding. The government has outlawed families with more than two children. As the Garners' third child, Luke's very life is in danger. When Luke meets Jen, another "shadow child," he begins to question the government's policies.

©1998 Margaret Peterson Haddix; (P)2007 Recorded Books,LLC

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    Denise Glenwood Springs, CO, United States 11-25-08
    Denise Glenwood Springs, CO, United States 11-25-08 Member Since 2005
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    "Loved it!"

    I am actually writing this for my son who read this book in fifth grade. He LOVED it! A lot of the material is things he had really never thought about and it led to some very interestng family conversations about the China one-child policy, etc.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Travis DUBUQUE, IA, United States 03-21-14
    Travis DUBUQUE, IA, United States 03-21-14
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    "Great Book, but the Ending??"
    If you could sum up Among the Hidden in three words, what would they be?

    Futurestic, Sad, Hopeful


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Among the Hidden?

    The friendship that develops between Jen and Luke...the Shawdow Children.


    What about Steven Boyer’s performance did you like?

    How he went out on limb to help and protect his daughter, that wasn't even his biological daughter and to fight the Government. Then he gave Luke the chance at an actual life.


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    When Luke met Jen's Dad and they grieved over their loss. Jen's Dad gave Luke the life he would have never been able to have unless he had met Jen and listened to her wisdom.


    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Jennifer Corbitt Price 06-23-15
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    "Best book"

    I read this and I figured I Gould read the rest of the series and I wish audible added the others too.

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    Tyrone 05-13-15
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    "Great book, average recording"

    The chapters did not align with the chapters in Audible, and it cut off a few words. Great book though!

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    Gregory 05-12-15
    Gregory 05-12-15 Member Since 2011
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    "Best future mystery ever"

    Triller for all ages who love the future and what might happen to us in the future if we're not careful.

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    Shelie 03-12-15
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    "This is an amazing book"

    I recommend this book for anyone.this book keeps you on the edge of your seat.tradgeic ending but amazing.this book is a must read.and the way they put it together was amazing.
    AMONG THE HIDDEN

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    sarah 01-19-15
    sarah 01-19-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Wow i love it"

    It helo me with my book project thx u guys are great u should read it

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    Chad Newton, NC, United States 01-10-13
    Chad Newton, NC, United States 01-10-13 Listener Since 2008
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    "Great story for kids!"

    I teach 6th grade and used this in my language arts class. My kids loved the story and immediately wanted to read the rest of the series. It is a great book to discuss current events (China's one child policy) and inspires students to read other stories.

    Great story. Simple quick read for adults. Great novels for middle school!

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