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By Veronica Peyton
Published by Delacorte Books for Young Readers on 2016-12-13
JUVENILE FICTION / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic, HUMOR
In a flooded, post-apocalyptic United Kingdom, a young boy travels from his marshlands home to the Capital to make his way in the world as a government-approved seer.
Silo also hopes to find his father, a man he’s recently realized is probably an outlaw. The narrative sticks closely to 10-year-old Silo, a pale, blue-eyed, white boy whose webbed feet and ill-reputed extended family gave him a difficult start in life in an island birthplace home to just a few families subsisting on eels and little else. His new status as a seer takes on a sinister meaning as he realizes ...
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