In small-town America, a young adult novel about teen pregnancy is banned by the local school board, igniting a fierce and violent debate over abortion, religious beliefs, and modern feminism. Its directionless New York City author arrives in town to defend the book and finds that it has inspired a group of local teens to rebel in strange and unexpected ways. A timely and unforgettable drama about the failure of urban and heartland America to understand each other, The Metal Children explores what happens when fiction becomes a matter of life and death.
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|Size: ||102 KB|
|Publisher: ||Faber & Faber|
|Date published: || 2010|
|ISBN: ||9781429995948 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|
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