Twelve-year-old Ada is a Chimera, born with human and animal DNA thanks to a genetic experiment gone wrong. Because being a ';kime' is believed to be contagious, she has kept her conditioncomplete with infrared visionhidden. But a surprise test outs her, and Ada is shipped off to a quarantined school for kimes.
There Ada meets kids of many different shapes, stripes, and appendages, such as a girl with dragonfly wings and a seal-boy. As she adjusts to her new life, Ada senses that the facility is keeping a secret that could upend everything the world knows about Chimeras. But will someone put a stop to her efforts to uncover the truth?
- Format: EPUB
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: HMH Books
- Publication Date: 10/10/2017
- Category: Fiction & true stories
- ISBN: 9781328828972
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