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The Thousandth Floor - The Thousandth Floor 1 (Paperback)

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Paperback 320 Pages / Published: 30/08/2016
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Welcome to Manhattan, 2118.

A thousand-storey tower stretching into the sky. A glittering vision of the future, where anything is possible - if you want it enough.

A hundred years in the future, New York's elite of the super-tower lie, backstab and betray each other to find their place at the top of the world. Everyone wants something... and everyone has something to lose.

As the privileged inhabitants of the upper floors recklessly navigate the successes and pitfalls of the luxury life, forbidden desires are indulged and carefree lives teeter on the brink of catastrophe. Whilst lower-floor workers are tempted by a world - and unexpected romance - dangling just out of reach. And on the thousandth floor is Avery Fuller, the girl genetically designed to be perfect. The girl who seems to have it all - yet is tormented by the one thing she can never have.

So when a young woman falls from the top of the supertower, her death is the culmination of a scandal that has ensnared the top-floor elite and bottom-floor. But who plummeted from the roof? And what dark secrets led to her fall?

Friends will be betrayed and enemies forged as promises are broken. When you're this high up, there's nowhere to go but down...

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008179977
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 310 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 28 mm


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"The luxe lives of Manhattan's elite are even more extraordinary in Katharine McGee's futuristic, highly addictive page-turner. The Thousandth Floor will give you vertigo and leave you eager for more." Cecily von Ziegesar, no. 1 New York Times bestselling author of GOSSIP GIRL

"Katharine McGee's vision of glamorous twenty-second century teens makes for an addictive and compelling read that left me longing for the second installment!" Alyson Noel, no. 1 New York Times bestselling author

"Twenty-second century Gossip Girl-like fun. Sexy and engrossing!" Melissa de la Cruz, no. 1 New York Times bestselling author

"An unparalleled mash-up of romance, mystery, and science fiction unlike anything I've read before. Katharine McGee gives the speculative fiction genre a much-needed make-over with a novel that's as glamorous as it is fiercely intelligent." Kass Morgan, New York Times bestselling author of THE 100

"Compelling and imaginative - I loved everything from the fascinating vision of the future to the scandalous lives of the characters." Amy Tintera, author of RUINED

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“Futuristic YA novel aimed at female readership”


I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review
The premise is that a thousandth-floor Tower has been built, in this case in New York, in which all our characters interact: the richer families... More

Paperback edition
24th July 2016
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“Glitz, Glamour and Drama”

I received a reading copy of this book in exchange for a review.

The premise of this book is absolutely stunning. I was hugely intrigued by the plot and setting of this novel and was pleasantly surprised to find that... More

Paperback edition
22nd September 2016
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“A dystopian Gossip Girl”

The Thousandth Floor is what you get when you move the bitchiness and backstabbing of privileged teens from Gossip Girls' Upper East Side to a dystopian future where a 10,000 feet high skyscraper separates the... More

Paperback edition
28th January 2018
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