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This Thing Called the Future

(2011)
A novel by

 
 
Kirkus Best Teen Books 2011

ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults 2012

"[An] intimate glimpse into the challenges of being a contemporary teenage girl in South Africa." - Chicago Tribune

"[A] loving, clear-eyed look at the clash of old and new. . . . A compassionate and moving window on a harsh world." - Kirkus Reviews

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Praise for this book

"A great achievement." - Deborah Ellis


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Hardback Editions

April 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: This Thing Called the Future
Author(s): J L Powers
ISBN: 1-933693-95-9 / 978-1-933693-95-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
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Paperback Editions

January 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: This Thing Called the Future
Author(s): J L Powers
ISBN: 1-941026-60-5 / 978-1-941026-60-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
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March 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: This Thing Called the Future
Author(s): J L Powers
ISBN: 1-941026-07-9 / 978-1-941026-07-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


April 2011 : Canada Paperback
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Title: This Thing Called the Future (Large Print 16pt)
Author(s): J L Powers
ISBN: 1-4596-1682-0 / 978-1-4596-1682-0 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
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Kindle Editions

April 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: This Thing Called the Future
Author(s): J L Powers
Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA