Hatch (The Overthrow, Book 2)

December 2, 2020
Hatch (The Overthrow, Book 2)

Fans left desperate for more at the end of Bloom willdive into this second book of the Overthrow trilogy—where thedanger mounts and alien creatures begin to hatch.First the rain brought seeds. Seeds that grew into alien plantsthat burrowed and strangled and fed.Seth, Anaya, and Petra are strangely immune to the plants' toxinsand found a way to combat them. But just as they have their firstsuccess, the rain begins again. This rain brings eggs. That hatchinto insects. Not small insects. Bird-sized mosquitos that carrydisease. Borer worms that can eat through the foundation of ahouse. Boat-sized water striders that carry away their prey.But our heroes aren't able to help this time—they've been lockedaway in a government lab with other kids who are also immune. Whatis their secret? Could they be...part alien themselves? Whose sideare they on?Kenneth Oppel expertly escalates the threats and ratchets up thetension in this can't-read-it-fast-enough adventure with an alientwist. Readers will be gasping for the next book as soon as theyturn the last page...