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  • 13 of 15 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 6 of 6 copies available at Cass County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Archie YA RIC 2021 (Text) 0002205468719 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Drexel YA RIC 2021 (Text) 0002205468727 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Garden City YA RIC 2021 (Text) 0002205468701 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville YA RIC 2021 (Text) 0002205468677 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center YA RIC 2021 (Text) 0002205468685 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill YA RIC 2021 (Text) 0002205468693 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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Summary, etc.:
Jo Linden lives in a world where there are no atomic weapons, and the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union is played out in the Pax Games, fought with powerful robotic mecha war machines operated by young pilots; Jo needs the prize money to save her father's mecha repair shop, and keep what is left of her family together, but when competing pilots start dying from poisoning, Jo finds herself caught up in Cold War politics and political conspiracy and she discovers that it is not only her family's survival at stake--she may have to prevent World War III.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 and up. Scholastic Press.
Grades 7-9. Scholastic Press.
Subject: Mecha (Vehicles) > Juvenile fiction.
Robots > Juvenile fiction.
World politics > Juvenile fiction.
Conspiracies > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
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