The Shadow Children the Complete Series

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1442468645
Release Date: 2012-10-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

To be a third child is to be in constant danger. Available for the first time, a boxed set of all seven books in the perennially popular Shadow Children series. Imagine a world where families are allowed only two children. Illegal third children—shadow children—must live in hiding. If they are discovered, there is only one punishment: Death. For the first time, all seven books in this beloved and bestselling series are available together in an attractive boxed set. Ideal for newcomers to the series and loyal fans alike, this collection includes Among the Hidden, Among the Impostors, Among the Betrayed, Among the Barons, Among the Brave, Among the Enemy, and Among the Free.

The Shadow Children

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416990277
Release Date: 2009-05-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In a future where the law limits a family to only two children, third-born Luke has been in hiding for twelve years, until another "third" convinces him that the government is wrong and he then enters boarding school under an assumed name.

Among the Enemy

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439106723
Release Date: 2010-05-11
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

HIDE OR FIGHT? Matthias, an illegal third child, is caught in the cross fire between rebels and the Population Police. When he unwittingly saves a Population Police officer, Matthias is brought to Population Police headquarters to train as an officer himself. There he meets Nina, another third-born who enlists his help in a plot to undermine the Population Police. But Matthias is under constant scrutiny, and he has no idea whom he can trust. What can one boy do against a wicked bureaucracy?

Among the Barons

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442443051
Release Date: 2011-07-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In this fourth installment of a series about a society that allows only two children per family, Luke Garner is finally adjusting to his new life at Hendricks School as Lee Grant. While the Grants belong to the highest class of society called the Barons, Luke avoids snobbish affectations and befriends his classmates, who are also illegal thirds. When the real Lee Grant's younger brother arrives at the school, along with his fierce body guard, Luke worries that Smits will expose him to the government. However, Smits has come to enlist Luke's help in discovering how his older brother really died, suspecting that he was murdered. The intrigue and danger grow more acute when both boys are called "home" and Luke discovers that the Grants have plans for him that could turn out to be fatal.

Among the Betrayed

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442443068
Release Date: 2011-07-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In the third installment of Haddix's series about a futuristic society in which families are forbidden to have more than two children, Nina, a secondary character in Among the Impostors, is falsely accused of treason and imprisoned by the Population Police. Her interrogator gives her an ultimatum: either she can get three other child prisoners, illegal third-borns like Nina, to reveal who harbored them and where they got their fake identification cards, or she will be executed. Nina sees a chance to escape the prison and, taking the prisoners with her, quickly discovers their street smarts. But when their food supply runs out, Nina seeks the boy she knew as Lee.

Full Ride

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442442788
Release Date: 2013-11-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

After her father is convicted of embezzlement, Becca Jones, fourteen, and her mother flee Georgia for small-town Ohio but three years later she learns that his misdeeds may have jeopardized not just her future but also her life.

Just Ella

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439115411
Release Date: 2012-02-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Being a princess isn't all that.... You've heard the fairytale: a glass slipper, Prince Charming, happily ever after... Welcome to reality: royal genealogy lessons, needlepoint, acting like "a proper lady," and -- worst of all -- a prince who is not the least bit interesting, and certainly not charming. As soon-to-be princess Ella deals with her newfound status, she comes to realize she is not "your majesty" material. But breaking off a royal engagement is no easy feat, especially when you're crushing on another boy in the palace.... For Ella to escape, it will take intelligence, determination, and spunk -- and no ladylike behavior allowed.

Risked

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416989844
Release Date: 2013-09-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Thirteen-year-old Jonah and 11-year-old Katherine travel through time to 1918 Russia just as Alexei, Anastasia and the rest of Tsar Nicholas II's family are about to be executed. Author's note includes facts about the Romanovs and the mystery surrounding their deaths.

Caught

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416989837
Release Date: 2013-04-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go.

Revealed

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442422865
Release Date: 2014-09-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

After a mysterious appearance by Charles Lindbergh, it’s up to Jonah to save his town in the seventh book of the New York Times bestselling The Missing series, which Kirkus Reviews calls “plenty of fun and great for history teachers as well.” It’s morning as usual at the Skidmore household—until Charles Lindbergh, the famous historical pilot, appears in their living room. Jonah can hardly believe his eyes—and then Lindbergh grabs Katherine and vanishes again. And that’s not all. Chip, Andrea, and all the other children from the plane have disappeared too. And worst of all, Jonah’s parents and all the other adults in his town have de-aged into children. Jonah is the only one left, and the only one who can save everyone. With the help of de-aged JB and Angela, he has to collect the clues. And they lead directly back to Gary and Hodge, and a terrible plot that could mean the end of everything Jonah has ever loved. Can Jonah put the pieces together before time runs out?

Among the free

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher:
ISBN: 0439887380
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Conduct of life

When thirteen-year-old Luke Garner unwittingly sets off a rebellion which sweeps the country and ousts the Population Police from power, he quickly realizes that the new regime is corrupt and he may hold the only key to true freedom.

Found

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
ISBN: UOM:39076002802903
Release Date: 2009-04-21
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When thirteen-year-olds Jonah and Chip, who are both adopted, learn they were discovered on a plane that appeared out of nowhere, full of babies with no adults on board, they realize that they have uncovered a mystery involving time travel and two opposing forces, each trying to repair the fabric of time.