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Old 09-18-2012, 04:13 AM   #80
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2012 Michael L. Printz award honor book for excellence in young adult literature

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What do the founder of JetBlue, the former CEO of Dell computers and the Republican nominee for President of the United States have in common? They're all part of cohort of boys from Mormon families who went on to join the nation's business elite. Reporter and author Jeff Benedict draws on his own Mormon roots in this fascinating exploration of how their faith shaped a generation of corporate and political titans.
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After a hacker disturbingly alters his network-to-mind interface, young Titus aligns with a teenage girl to fight the omnipresent computer "feed." In the tradition of George Orwell, Anthony Burgess, and Kurt Vonnegut Jr., M. T. Anderson has created a smart, savage satire of the future unnervingly close to the present.
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