Among the Betrayed
  • Author : Margaret Peterson Haddix
  • Release Date : 26 July 2011
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 13 : 9781442443068
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Download or read book entitled Among the Betrayed written by Margaret Peterson Haddix and published by Simon and Schuster online. This book was released on 26 July 2011 with total pages 160. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: In the third installment of Haddix's series about a futuristic society in which families are forbidden to have more than two children, Nina, a secondary character in Among the Impostors, is falsely accused of treason and imprisoned by the Population Police. Her interrogator gives her an ultimatum: either she can get three other child prisoners, illegal third-borns like Nina, to reveal who harbored them and where they got their fake identification cards, or she will be executed. Nina sees a chance to escape the prison and, taking the prisoners with her, quickly discovers their street smarts. But when their food supply runs out, Nina seeks the boy she knew as Lee.