The Hunt

by Andrew Fukuda

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Against all odds, 17-year-old Gene has survived in a world where humans have been eaten to near extinction by the general population. The only remaining humans, or hepers as they are known, are housed in domes on the savannah and studied at the nearby Heper Institute. Every decade there is a government sponsored hunt. When Gene is selected to be one of the combatants he must learn the art of the hunt but also elude his fellow competitors whose suspicions about his true nature are growing.
ISBN:
9780857075420
Category:
Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)
Publication Date:
2013-05-01
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
304
Dimensions (mm):
198x130x20mm

Customer Reviews

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  • A THRILLING AND SUSPENSEFUL READ

    Review by on

    Having never heard of Andrew Fukuda before I was thrown into this novel knowing very little and was pleasantly surprised to find a gripping and suspenseful read that captivated me instantly. With a constantly evolving and interesting story this a novel that I found very hard to put down.

    As one of the few remaining humans - or hepers as they are known -Gene is forced to survive in a dangerous world conquered by flesh-eating, powerful predators. This task is made all the more difficult when Gene is selected to take part in the famous Heper Hunt; a hunt he may not survive..

    The main concept behind Fukuda's novel is incredibly inventive and the ever-changing story and plot makes 'The Hunt' a thoroughly thrilling and suspenseful journey. A must read for action fans!

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