The New Wild

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Mother Nature is pissed.
 
Few will survive.
 
Jackie is loving her last year of summer camp, despite new-guy Xander, jerk extraordinaire. That is, until disaster strikes on the senior backpacking trip. At first, it seems like a nightmare, but Jackie quickly realizes that the huge fire and resulting carnage around her are as real as real gets.
 
Miraculously (and infuriatingly, in Jackie’s opinion), Xander survives the burning, too, but that’s the least of her worries. Mother Nature has wiped out millions and burned cities to the ground, plants are growing at a crazy-rapid rate, and fairytale creatures are very real—and very dangerous.
 
Jackie and Xander must learn to survive sans food, shelter, and soap, and battle their way across the wild American landscape in search of their families—all without killing each other. Along the way, the duo learns that maybe the other isn’t so terrible after all, but going months with no toothpaste isn’t exactly a recipe for romance. Will the journey be too much for their growing relationship? Will it even be worth it at all? Or will their homes and families be burned to a crisp?
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Holly Brasher is a nineteen-year-old who lives and works as a park ranger in the wilderness of California’s redwood forests. She gave up technology after her eight-year-old brother contracted arthritis in his thumbs. The New Wild was written on fallen raffia palm leaves using environmentally friendly ink.
 
You can reach Holly by smoke signal.
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Publisher
Full Fathom Five Digital
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Published on
Aug 26, 2015
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Pages
217
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ISBN
9781633700802
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Language
English
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Genres
Young Adult Fiction / Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Young Adult Fiction / Animals / Mythical Creatures
Young Adult Fiction / Apocalyptic & Post-Apocalyptic
Young Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Contemporary
Young Adult Fiction / Recycling & Green Living
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