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Life as We Knew It
by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Teen Fiction- Pfeffer

Series- #2 The Dead and Gone # 3 The Shade of the Moon

Miranda is a normal high school sophomore. Cell phones, computers, all the luxuries we take for granted becomes a distance memory when in a split second an asteroid would change her life forever. One evening in May, Miranda along with the world, watched as the asteroid hits the moon and caused it to come closer to Earth. Miranda’s uses this diary to document the catastrophic happenings that are created by this terrifying event. Northeastern Pennsylvania, where Miranda and her family live, becomes a place she does not recognize. Dark and cold in August turns to blizzards and below temperatures in October. As they learn how to survive they find to rely on each other and with little food and water and only a wood burning stove for heat the struggles turn to decisions that could mean their lives. Go along with Miranda on her journey to survive something that none of us hope never happens to us.  


Linda Adams
October 14, 2019
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