This intense young adult novel describes how the apocalyptic fallout of an asteroid pulling the moon out of orbit affects a tightly knit Puerto Rican family in New York City. At 17, Alex Morales is hard-working and responsible, qualities that serve him well in caring for his younger sisters when his parents don't return home after the disaster. In this gripping companion novel to the chilling LIFE AS WE KNEW IT, a cascade of difficult moral decisions and a shaken faith in God are explored.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Genres
Subgenre: Action + Adventure / Survival Stories, Family / Siblings, General