Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
View your shopping cart Shopping Cart | My Account | Help | Become a Fan on Facebook Become a Fan | Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us | Watch Us on YouTube Watch Us | Subscribe to our RSS Feeds Subscribe
Browse ProductsAuthorsArticlesBlogsEncyclopediaNewslettersAffiliate ProgramContact UsBooksellers
Advanced Search
YOUNG ADULT

Email Exclusives
Sign up to receive special offers and promotions from Llewellyn.


The Blending Time
The Blending Time

By: Michael Kinch
Series: Blending Time #1
Imprint: Flux
Specs: Trade Paperback | 9780738720678
English  |  264 pages | 5 x 8 x 1 IN
Pub Date: October 2010
Price: $9.95 US,  $11.50 CAN
In Stock? Yes, ready to ship
Qty:

PRODUCT SUMMARY
MORE INFORMATION
Product Summary
Browse Inside
(You must be logged in to recommend a product)
   Not yet recommended

In the year 2069, turning seventeen means mandatory Global Alliance work assignments that range from backbreaking drudgery to deadly canal labor. Trying to survive in a world that's been ravaged by plagues and environmental disasters, three "s'teeners" from the harshest backgrounds think they've gotten lucky. Jaym, Reya, and D'Shay are chosen to be among thousands of blenders, whose task is to help repopulate and rebuild Africa after a devastating solar flare.

But the continent itself—roiling with civil war and mercenaries intent on crushing the blending program at any cost—poses the gravest danger. Separated, the three friends struggle to escape the violence and chaos, and somehow reunite. But will following rumors of a mountain hideout lead them to sanctuary, or cost them their lives?

Praise:

"Shocking and unrelenting—Kinch delivers a blistering, no-holds-barred tale of a dystopian future that feels all too real."—Arthur Slade, Governor General Award-winning author of The Hunchback Assignments 

"Full of action, this is a compelling, realistic, and exciting thriller for more mature young readers."—Kirkus Reviews

"Determinedly multi-ethnic, fast-paced, and with plentiful gore and violence, the book will draw reluctant readers who enjoy action and adventure."—Booklist

 

 

ADDITIONAL TITLES BY THIS AUTHOR
The Rebels of New SUN
The Rebels of New SUN
Michael Kinch
$9.99 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart
The Fires of New SUN
The Fires of New SUN
A Blending Time Novel
Michael Kinch
$9.95 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart


For many of us, the mere mention of the word "vampire" evokes images of pale Romanian counts with thick Eastern accents, slicked back hair, and tuxedo suits complete with opera capes. Younger generations might instead picture handsomely brooding teenage vampires more in keeping with a modern interpretation of the Byronic hero of older literary... read this article
Fifteen Minutes to Better Magick
Making Modern Magick Modern
Living Paganism & Witchcraft: Meaning, Purpose, Identity & Integration




The Rebels of New SUN
The Rebels of New SUN
Michael Kinch
$9.99 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart

 
Darkbound
Darkbound
Scott Tracey
$9.99 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart

 
Narc
Narc
Crissa-Jean Chappell
$9.95 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart

 
The City's Son
The City's Son
Tom Pollock
$16.99 US,  $19.50 CAN | Add to Cart

 
Into the Wildewood
Into the Wildewood
Gillian Summers
$9.95 US,  $11.50 CAN | Add to Cart