The Other Side of Dawn
John Marsden. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), $16 (344pp) ISBN 978-0-618-07028-2
A crop of sequels and series additions greet fans this fall. Australian author John Marsden's The Other Side of Dawn brings his Tomorrow series to its dramatic conclusion. Bestsellers in Australia, the seven-book series revolves around a dwindling group of teenagers fighting for their lives and Australia's survival against a brutal invading army. Here, as the war enters a final phase, the dangers for narrator Ellie and her friends seem greater than ever. Who among them will find a lasting peace?
Reviewed on: 08/26/2002