by Neal Shusterman Year Published: 2016 Action, Science Fiction

A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are commanded to do so, in order to keep the size of the population under control. This is a nearly perfect, action-packed science fiction novel. This is the first in an thrilling action trilogy. You'll want the next one immediately.