Special for teens! From Rachel Cohn, the author of Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, comes something different, Beta ($17.99), the first in a dazzlingly original science fiction series. This is the story of Elysia, a teenage clone. She was replicated from another teenage girl, who had to die in order for Elysia to exist. Beta is haunting, an unforgettable story of courage and love in a cor¬rupted world.
Rachel Cohn is the New York Times bestselling author of eleven young adult novels, including Gingerbread, Shrimp, and Cupcake and, with David Levithan, Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist and Dash and Lily’s Book of Dares.
Elysia is created in a laboratory, born as a sixteen-year-old girl, an empty vessel with no life experience to draw from. She is a Beta, an experimental model of a teenage clone. She was replicated from another teenage girl, who had to die in order for Elysia to exist.