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Seven Second Delay by Tom Easton
  

Seven Second Delay

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A story that crackles with tension as Mila tries to outwit her captors whose technology has her in their grip. Living on Isles, a vividly imagined futuristic world, Mila had hoped to find a new and freer way of life. Instead, she is in thrall to the Agents who have implanted a phone that broadcasts her every move. Mila must go on the run to find freedom. But how can she possibly outwit the super trained force who are sent out to fight her? Mila has a 7 second start. Will that be enough to save her life?

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  • Eloise Mae Clarkson - 'This book was awesome! The plot was amazing with loads of unpredictable things that happened.' Read full review >
  • Alicia Lagan - 'The end of the book is really intense and I couldn’t put it down...I am really glad I read this book and would give it a 10 out of 10.' Read full review >
  • Rosa Boran - 'I really enjoyed this book. It was so cool and had me on my toes. It was a great read.' Read full review >
  • Sarah Murray - 'I loved this book! It was high tech, action packed and everything a dystopian should be!' Read full review >
  • Emily Passmore - 'An interesting book with something for everyone: romance, suspense and adventure. All in one brilliant book!' Read full review >
  • Jasmine Randall - 'Seven Second Delay was a gripping, fast-paced tale with not one dull moment throughout the book. It was unputdownable and I would 100% recommend it.' Read full review >
  • Rose Heathcote - 'AMAZING - Action packed storyline which I couldn't put down.  Great survival story which will have you hooked from the beginning.  YOU WONT BE DISAPPOINTED a really captivating book.' Read full review >
  • Esmé Molloy - 'This book is amazing, I was so hooked I read it all through the night! 11/10!' Read full review >
  • Sam Moffat - 'I loved this book, it was like no other book I have ever read.  I couldn’t put it down and I read it over two nights.' Read full review >
  • Susana Sanchez-Gonzalez - 'Those readers wanting a fast-paced story set in the future and full of gadgets will not be disappointed but to me, this book is like a roller-coaster that has not enough loops… Still,worth the ride.'  Read full review >

Synopsis

Seven Second Delay by Tom Easton

Mila has 7 seconds. 7 seconds to fight. 7 seconds to escape. Seeking a new life on the futuristic Isles, Mila's time runs out - she's captured by Agents, who implant her with a phone that broadcasts her every move. Now she's on the run, hounded by an elite fighting force who is convinced she poses a dangerous threat to society. Her only advantage: a seven second delay. It's a race against time.

Reviews

Action packed and thrilling... A brilliant read * The Bibliomaniac * A story that crackles with tension...a vividly imagined futuristic world. * Julia Eccleshare, Lovereading * Cinematically thrilling, passionately political and primed for a sequel. * Kirkus Reviews * Tense dystopian thriller... readers will enjoy this addition to an increasingly popular genre. * The School Librarian * Really loved this book... 5/5 * The To-Read Pile Blog *


About the Author

Tom Easton

Tom Easton is an experienced author of fiction for all ages and has had more than a dozen books published. HAV3N was his first book for teens under his own name.

Tom lives in Surrey with his wife and three children and in his spare time works as a Production Manager for Hachette Children's Books.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st May 2014

Author

Tom Easton

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Author's Website

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Publisher

Andersen Press Ltd

Format

Paperback
336 pages
Interest Age: From 12 to 17 years

Categories

NewGen - YA Fiction
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Thrillers (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9781783440344

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