The Dead and the Gone

by Susan Beth Pfeffer

The second book of the Last Survivors series, The Dead and the Gone, tells the story of the devastation that occurs after an asteroid hits the moon and tidal waves destroy New York, as seen through the eyes of 17-year-old Alex Morales. After losing his parents, he’s forced to struggle to survive in the dangerous Manhattan wasteland, facing sickness, starvation and death while trying to protect his sisters. Can they manage to survive after this tragic turn of events?

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