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Rating: Unrated
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Spiffy YA thriller about a literally invisible teenage girl — in this particular dystopia, many people are “gifted,” possessing some strange power or other — who decides she no longer wants to work in her father’s crime syndicate, and flees, while not expecting much help from her mother or her two brothers. The protagonist here is very well drawn and utterly believable; I am reminded of the short-lived 1980s television series Misfits of Science, except that the Misfits never had writing this good. This is Natalie Whipple’s first published novel; I await her second enthusiastically.