Skip to Main Content (Press Enter) Toggle side nav
Kalahari by Jessica Khoury
Add Kalahari to bookshelf
Add to Bookshelf
Kalahari by Jessica Khoury
Paperback $9.99
Jan 19, 2016 | ISBN 9781595147660

Buy from Other Retailers:

See All Formats (1) +
  • Jan 19, 2016 | ISBN 9781595147660 | Young Adult

    Buy from Other Retailers:

  • Feb 24, 2015 | ISBN 9780698151048 | Young Adult

    Buy from Other Retailers:

Product Details

Praise

“A gripping adventure.”
Kirkus

“Survivor meets James Bond in this page-turning mix of realism and science fiction.”
Voice of Youth Advocates

“Enthralling and filled with suspense…”
School Library Journal

“Khoury builds a relentless plot and seeds the narrative with a deadly mystery that echoes themes of her first novel, Origin (2012). The science-fiction elements and setting evoke Jurassic Park‘s themes of human meddling in nature, while touches of teen angst and love keep the book realistic and broaden the appeal.”
Booklist 

“Khoury keeps the tension throughout with life-threatening moments and narrow escapes…a true adventure story in an unusual setting.” 
School Library Connection Reviews

“A blend of survival/adventure, sci-fi, and first love, KALAHARI is grounded in the resourceful courage of a girl raised in the African bush. Thrilling, unpredictable, irresistible . . . six teenagers in dire straits, and the suspense never lets up. Readers will flock to Jessica Khoury’s masterful prose and storytelling.”
–Will Hobbs, award-winning author of Far North  and Never Say Die

Awards

Junior Library Guild Selection SELECTION 2015

Indie Next AWARD 2015

Looking for More Great Reads?
21 Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read
Get the latest updates from Jessica Khoury
And go from well-read to best read with book recs, deals and more in your inbox every week.
And go from well-read to best read with book recs, deals and more in your inbox every week.
By clicking SIGN UP, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Dismiss
Thanks!
Something awesome is on its way.
Back to Top