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Live in Infamy

By Caroline Tung Richmond   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338111095 Hardcover
304 Pages | 5.75" x 8.52" | Ages 12 & Up

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338111118 Ebook
304 Pages | Ages 12 to 18

In the eighty years since the Axis powers won World War II with their genetically engineered super soldiers, America has changed drastically in the hands of the unforgiving victors. But there are still those who aspire to what the country used to stand for: freedom for all.

In the Western American Territories, Chinese American Ren Cabot has lost nearly everything to Imperial Japan's rule. After the public execution of his mom for treason five years ago, Ren lives under constant scrutiny of the Empire, afraid that one wrong step will rip apart what remains of his family for good. However, when a chance encounter with a resistance group offers Ren an opportunity to save lives and quite possibly topple the government, he agrees to their deadly plot. But his role will lead him straight into the heart of enemy, and if caught, death would be a much better fate than what the Empire will do to him . . .

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Praise for Live in Infamy

“…potentially challenging material is accessible to middle grade readers, but there is enough action to hook older ones…all readers will be engaged” – School Library Journal, starred review