Today is the release day of the long awaited third book in the Lorien Legacies series, The Rise of Nine by Pittacus Lore. To celebrate HarperTeen is offering a finished copy of this newest piece of the story to one of Working for the Mandroid's readers. If you're not familiar with the Lorien Legacies, it starts with I Am Number Four, the story of an alien boy who is being chased down by the Mogadorian, a race of intergalactic bountyhunters wanting to wipe out the Lorien race one by one. This third volume continues the adventure of the Loriens as they try to find each other while staying away from
Until the day I met John Smith, Number Four, I'd been on the run alone, hiding and fighting to stay alive.
Together, we are much more powerful. But it could only last so long before we had to separate to find the others. . . .
I went to Spain to find Seven, and I found even more, including a tenth member of the Garde who escaped from Lorien alive. Ella is younger than the rest of us, but just as brave. Now we're looking for the others--including John.
But so are they.
They caught Number One in Malaysia.
Number Two in England.
And Number Three in Kenya.
They caught me in New York--but I escaped.
I am Number Six.
They want to finish what they started.
But they'll have to fight us first.
Here's the book trailer for The Rise of Nine, which looks pretty exciting.
And now to enter the contest! It's open to anyone with a US shipping address and ends at midnight Central time on Sunday, August 26. I'll pull a winner, who will have 48 hours to respond before I pick someone else. That shipping information will be sent to the wonderful people at HarperCollins, who will ship out a finished copy of The Rise of Nine to the lucky winner. Good luck!