The Girl Who Owned A City

Jolley, Dan

Paperback - 2012
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Girl Who Owned A City
When a plague sweeps over the earth killing everyone except children under twelve, ten-year-old Lisa organizes a group to rebuild a new way of life.

Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Graphic Universe, c2012
ISBN: 9780761356349
Branch Call Number: J GRAPHIC GN FIC J
Characteristics: 125 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 22 cm.


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Imagine a world without parents. Sounds fun, right? It's not for Lisa and Todd, a brother and sister who wake up one day to discover no one over the age of 12 has survived a mysterious virus. Attempting to survive in a tribal-like society, filled with gangs and looters, Lisa takes charge and atte... Read More »

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Jul 09, 2014
  • teal_tiger_lilly rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

this is a great book ....the story takes place in a deserted ghost town after a mysterious disease kills all of the adults but doesnt harm the children... a girl named lisa tries to unite the whole city back together .... but its hard because the rivals from other towns try to steal all of the food she and her city....(army) find
...will her city reunite with the rivals or will everything turn into a disaster ... i recommend this to all ages

Jun 11, 2012
  • lokiboo262 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this book is an entertaining read that is sure to entrap the readers in a story that will capture their minds as well as thier hearts


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Jul 09, 2014
  • teal_tiger_lilly rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

teal_tiger_lilly thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over


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