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In UNDERCURRENT, Paul Blackwell’s fast-paced YA thriller, sixteen-year-old Callum Harris survives a plummet over a waterfall, but wakes to find himself in a life that’s totally different from the one he knew.
His parents were separated. Now they’re together. His brother Cole was a sports star. Now he’s paralyzed. And Callum, who used to be quiet and sort of unpopular, is suddenly a jock with two hot girls after him.
But there’s one difference that matters more than all the others combined: His former best friend wants Callum dead. And he isn’t the only one.
Tense and original, UNDERCURRENT is a psychological thrill-ride with sci-fi elements that will appeal to fans of Neil Gaiman and Neal Shusterman.

by Paul Blackwell

  • Publication Date: July 23, 2013
  • Genres: Young Adult 14+
  • Hardcover: 320 pages
  • Publisher: HarperTeen
  • ISBN-10: 0062123505
  • ISBN-13: 9780062123503