Ashes: Ashes Trilogy, Book 1

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An electromagnetic pulse flashes across the sky, destroying every electronic device, wiping out every computerized system, and killing billions. When it happens, Alex was hiking in the woods to say good-bye to her dead parents and her personal demons. Now desperate to find out what happened after the pulse crushes her to the ground, Alex meets up with Tom--a young soldier--and Ellie, a girl whose grandfather was killed by the EMP. For this improvised family and the others who are spared, it's now a question of who can be trusted and who is no longer human. Author Ilsa J. Bick crafts a terrifying and thrilling novel about a world that could be ours at any moment, where those left standing must learn what it means not just to survive, but to live amidst the devastation.

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Level 5, 16 Points
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HL: High-Low 730L
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subject_facet Electronic books, Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Survival -- Fiction, Zombies -- Fiction, Zombies. -- Fiction
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title_short Ashes
title_sub Ashes Trilogy, Book 1
topic_facet Horror, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Survival, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature, Zombies