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Afterworlds

by Scott Westerfeld

Hardcover, 640 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $19.99 |

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Postponing college to visit New York in the hope of publishing her novel, Darcy Patel meets seasoned and fledgling writers who help her navigate the city and publishing industry throughout a year marked by writing and romance, while woven through her personal story is her suspenseful thriller novel about a teen who slips into the "Afterworld" to survive a terrorist attack.