Red rising
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Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.
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Large Print
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Large print ed.
Physical Desc:
639 pages (large print) : map ; 22 cm.
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Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. He works all day, believing that he and his people are making the surface of Mars livable for future generations. But they have been betrayed. Darrow discovers that vast cities and sprawling parks cover the planet, and Reds are nothing more than slaves to the decadent Gold ruling caste. Now he will sacrifice everything and stop at nothing to bring down his enemies.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781410469649 (large print : hardcover), 1410469646 (large print : hardcover)
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Level 4.6, 18 Points
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HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
630

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General Note
"The text of this large print edition is unabridged."--T.p. verso.
General Note
"Published in 2014 by arrangement with Del Rey, an imprint of Random House, a division of Ramdom House LLC, a Penguin Random House Company"--T.p. verso.
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Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow Reds, he works all day, believing that he and his people are making the surface of Mars livable for future generations. Yet he spends his life willingly, knowing that his blood and sweat will one day result in a better world for his children. But Darrow and his kind have been betrayed. Soon he discovers that humanity reached the surface generations ago. Vast cities and sprawling parks spread across the planet. Darrow and Reds like him, are nothing more than slaves to a decadent ruling class. Inspired by a longing for justice, and driven by the memory of lost love, Darrow sacrifices everything to infiltrate the legendary Institute, a proving ground for the dominant Gold caste, where the next generation of humanity's overlords struggle for power. He will be forced to compete for his life and the very future of civilization against the best and most brutal of Society's ruling class. There, he will stop at nothing to bring down his enemies . . . even if it means he has to become one of them to do so.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Brown, P. (2014). Red rising. Large print ed. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brown, Pierce, 1988-. 2014. Red Rising. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brown, Pierce, 1988-, Red Rising. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brown, Pierce. Red Rising. Large print ed. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014. Print.

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