Patricia Forde lives in Galway, in the west of Ireland. She has published five books for children and written for television. In another life, she was a primary school teacher and the artistic director of Galway Arts Festival. Visit Patricia at patriciaforde.com.
"This post-apocalyptic series is intense and thought-provoking...a
great next step for students who liked The City of Ember or The
Giver series." - Youth Services Book
"[Trips] along at a compelling pace, while also raising a number of interesting questions about the role of language in society, the costs of censorship, and the importance of considering the means, not just the end, when overthrowing tyranny." - School Library Journal
"A compelling speculative premise helmed by a realistic female protagonist. " - Kirkus Reviews