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Candor / [sound recording] / Pam Bachorz.

Bachorz, Pam, 1973- (Author). Lavelle, John. (Narrator). Brilliance Audio (Firm) (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown CD BOOK FICTION BACH (Text) 39213000650378 CD Books Available -
Schricker Main Library BCD YA BAC (Text) 30032001673729 YOUNG ADULT AUDIOBOOK Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781455857067 : CMD;
  • Physical Description: 6 sound discs (7 hr., 14 min.): digital; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabr. ed.
  • Publisher: Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio, p2012.

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note: Read by John Lavelle.
Summary, etc.: Teens respect their elders, do their chores, and enjoy homework because they're controlled by subliminal messages. Oscar Banks, the son of the town's founder, is the model of perfection: class president, top student, shining example. But it's only a disguise. Unlike all the other Candor teens, he knows about the Messages, and he fights them with his own counterprogramming. Only Oscar knows how to get kids out of Candor, for a price. When Nia moves into town, Oscar is smitten by her tart attitude and ability to see through his perfect-boy front. He can't stand to see her changed by the Messages. Now he must decide to help Nia escape Candor and lose her forever, or keep her close and risk exposure.
For a fee, "model teen" Oscar Banks has been secretly--and selectively-- sabotaging the subliminal messages that program the behavior of the residents of Candor, Florida, until his attraction to a rebellious new girl threatens to expose his subterfuge.
System Details Note: Compact disc.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject: Brainwashing > Fiction.
Memory > Fiction.
Identity > Fiction.
Brainwashing > Fiction.
Memory > Fiction.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Science fiction.

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