By Margaret Peterson Haddix
Hide or fight?
Matthias, an unlawful 3rd baby, is stuck within the move fireplace among rebels and the inhabitants Police. whilst he unwittingly saves a inhabitants Police officer, Matthias is dropped at inhabitants Police headquarters to coach as an officer himself. There he meets Nina, one other third-born who enlists his assist in a plot to undermine the inhabitants Police. yet Matthias is lower than consistent scrutiny, and he has no thought whom he can belief. What can one boy do opposed to a depraved forms?
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Among the Enemy (Shadow Children, Book 6) by Margaret Peterson Haddix