Born in Manhattan and raised in Hong Kong, Andrew Fukuda is half-Chinese, half-Japanese. After earning a bachelor’s degree in history, Fukuda worked in Manhattan’s Chinatown with the immigrant teen community then, before becoming a full-time writer, was a criminal prosecutor for seven years. He currently lives on Long Island, New York, with his family. Visit www.andrewfukuda.com for more information and to read Andrew’s blog.
The Trap is the third and final instalment in Andrew Fukuda's heart-stopping trilogy that began with The Hunt and The Prey. Featuring 17 year old Gene - a lone human survivor who against all odds has managed to survive in a horrifying world where his peers (including his family) have been eaten to near extinction by the general population. Packed with terror, tension and plot twists that pounce on the reader at every corner, this trilogy conclusion is an ambitious, cleverly told story that will ensure fans will be on tenterhooks right through until the final denouement. For those excited by the sound of this finale in the trilogy, we urge you to read all three.
If you're on the hunt for an original plot that's thought-provoking and chilling then The Hunt will be just up your street. Gene is human in a world where they've been made extinct other than those held in an Institute. For 17 years he's managed to keep all usual human emotions well hidden from those around him but now having been selected to go on the once a decade hunt of humankind he must somehow learn the art of the hunt but also elude his fellow competitors whose suspicions about what he really is grow. Praise has been heaped on this debut by the author of the Vampire Academy series among others for its brilliantly original theme.
Don't Sweat. Don't Laugh. Don't draw attention to yourself. And most of all, whatever you do, do not fall in love with one of them.Gene has a deadly secret: he's one of the last remaining humans alive and he's trying to pass in a society of predators who hunger for his blood. Unlike his classmates, he can't run with lightning speed, sunlight doesn't hurt him and he doesn't have an unquenchable blood lust. Gene's only defense lies in his carefully constructed facade, but when he's chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hunt the last remaining humans, Gene's life begins to crumble around him, especially when he's faced with disturbing new truths about his past and a destiny he never imagined. An action-packed debut from author Andrew Fukuda, the Hunt Trilogy follows Gene as he fights to escape the hungry predators chasing.Get caught up in the action with The Hunt, The Prey and The Trap. Together for the first time in one collection.
From author Andrew Fukuda comes The Trap, the explosive finale to The Hunt trilogy.After barely escaping the Mission alive, Gene and Sissy face an impossible task: staying alive long enough to stop an entire world bent on their destruction. Bound on a train heading into the unknown with the surviving Mission girls, Gene, Sissy, David, and Epap must stick together and use everything they have to protect each other and their only hope: the cure that will turn the blood-thirsty creatures around them into humans again. Now that they know how to reverse the virus, Gene and Sissy have one final chance to save those they love and create a better life for themselves. But as they struggle to get there, Gene's mission sets him on a crash course with Ashley June, his first love . . . and his deadliest enemy.
"e;Action-packed, heart-pounding, page-flipping action. I'm thoroughly in love with this riveting, thrilling read. -YA ReadsDon't miss the electrifying second book in the must-listen trilogy of the year!With death only a heartbeat away, Gene and the remaining humans must find a way to survive long enough to escape the hungry predators chasing them through the night. But they're not the only things following Gene. He's haunted by Ashley June who he left behind, and his burgeoning feelings for Sissy, the human girl at his side.Their escape takes them to a refuge of humans living high in the mountains. Gene and his friends think they're finally safe, but not everything here is as it seems. And before long, Gene must ask himself if the new world they've entered is just as evil as the one they left behind. As their enemies close in on them and push Gene and Sissy closer, one thing becomes painfully clear: all they have is each other...if they can stay alive.Chilling, inventive, and electrifying, The Prey is the second book in Andrew Fukuda's The Hunt series.
'Brilliant and addictive . . . Think of The Hunger Games with vampires' Richelle Mead, author of the bestselling Vampire Academy series Against all odds, 17-year-old Gene has survived in a world where humans have been eaten to near extinction by the general population. Gene is a human, and he knows the rules. Keep the truth a secret. It's the only way to stay alive in a world of night. 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 as suspicions about his true nature grow... Chilling and inventive - Becca Fitzpatrick, author of the NYT bestselling series Hush, Hush Razor-sharp prose, a genius plot, and a searing pace - Alyson Noe l, author of the NYT bestselling series The Immortals Grabs you by the throat and doesn't let go... terrifying and sublime - Andrea Cremer, author of The Inventor's Secret series His need to survive is stronger than ever - but is it worth the cost of his humanity?
Don't Sweat. Don't Laugh. Don't draw attention to yourself. And most of all, whatever you do, do not fall in love with one of them.Gene is different from everyone else around him. He can't run with lightning speed, sunlight doesn't hurt him and he doesn't have an unquenchable lust for blood. Gene is a human, and he knows the rules. Keep the truth a secret. It's the only way to stay alive in a world of night-a world where humans are considered a delicacy and hunted for their blood.When he's chosen for a once in a lifetime opportunity to hunt the last remaining humans, Gene's carefully constructed life begins to crumble around him. He's thrust into the path of a girl who makes him feel things he never thought possible-and into a ruthless pack of hunters whose suspicions about his true nature are growing. Now that Gene has finally found something worth fighting for, his need to survive is stronger than ever-but is it worth the cost of his humanity?