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Homeland

(2013)
(The second book in the Little Brother series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Prometheus Award Best Book
In Cory Doctorow's wildly successful Little Brother, young Marcus Yallow was arbitrarily detained and brutalized by the government in the wake of a terrorist attack on San Francisco - an experience that led him to become a leader of the whole movement of technologically clued-in teenagers, fighting back against the tyrannical security state.

A few years later, California's economy collapses, but Marcus's hacktivist past lands him a job as webmaster for a crusading politician who promises reform. Soon his onetime girlfriend Masha emerges from the political underground to gift him with a thumbdrive containing a Wikileaks-style cable-dump of hard evidence of corporate and governmental perfidy. It's incendiary stuff - and if Masha goes missing, Marcus is supposed to release it to the world. Then Marcus sees Masha being kidnapped by the same government agents who detained and tortured Marcus years earlier.

Marcus can leak the archive Masha gave him - but he can't admit to being the leaker, because that will cost his employer the election. He's surrounded by friends who remember what he did a few years ago and regard him as a hacker hero. He can't even attend a demonstration without being dragged onstage and handed a mike. He's not at all sure that just dumping the archive onto the Internet, before he's gone through its millions of words, is the right thing to do.

Meanwhile, people are beginning to shadow him, people who look like they're used to inflicting pain until they get the answers they want.

Fast-moving, passionate, and as current as next week, Homeland is every bit the equal ofLittle Brother - a paean to activism, to courage, to the drive to make the world a better place.



Genre: Young Adult Fantasy    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

May 2014 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 0-606-38513-4 / 978-0-606-38513-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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February 2013 : USA Hardback
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 0-7653-3369-4 / 978-0-7653-3369-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Teen
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Paperback Editions

November 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Homeland: Large Print
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ISBN: 1-979513-52-X / 978-1-979513-52-4 (USA edition)
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November 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Homeland
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ISBN: 1-979332-05-3 / 978-1-979332-05-7 (USA edition)
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Title: Homeland
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ISBN: 1-974247-54-6 / 978-1-974247-54-7 (USA edition)
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June 2017 : Paperback
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Title: Homeland
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ISBN: 1-5471-6193-0 / 978-1-5471-6193-5
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May 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 0-7653-3370-8 / 978-0-7653-3370-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Teen
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September 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-78116-748-6 / 978-1-78116-748-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Titan Books
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Audio Editions

May 2014 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-4830-2030-4 / 978-1-4830-2030-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Corey Doctorow
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May 2014 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-4830-2032-0 / 978-1-4830-2032-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Corey Doctorow
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May 2014 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
ISBN: 1-4830-2031-2 / 978-1-4830-2031-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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September 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
Publisher: Titan Books
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February 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Homeland
Author(s): Cory Doctorow
Publisher: Tor Teen
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