Genre: Science Fiction
Curriculum Subject: Adventure: Aliens/Ghosts; Adventure: Survival; Science: Astronomy/Space/Aviation
Grade: 7 & Up
It’s been decades since anyone set foot on the moon. Now three ordinary teenagers have one a NASA-sponsored lottery for the return trip. It’s the adventure of a lifetime and will change them forever. Little do these teens know that something sinister is waiting for them on the moon’s surface. And in the vacuum of space … no one is coming to save them.
“This effective premise of often intoxicating and occasionally downright terrifying.” –Booklist
“Imaginative … Well-crafted suspense … Interesting and original.” –Kirkus
“Original, creepy, intense … 170 Hours is page-turning sci-fi that will stay with readers long after the shocking and heartbreaking conclusion.” –SLJ