0 Items $0.00

The Takedown (Hardcover)

The Takedown Cover Image
$17.99
On Our Shelves Now
Books Inc. in Alameda
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Berkeley
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Burlingame
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Mountain View
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Palo Alto
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Santa Clara
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Opera Plaza/SF
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in Laurel Village/SF
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Books Inc. in the Marina/SF
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Compass Books-Terminal 2/SFO
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am
Compass Books-Terminal 3/SFO
1 on hand, as of Jul 23 1:05am

Description


Kyla Cheng doesn't expect you to like her. For the record, she doesn't need you to. On track to be valedictorian, she's president of her community club, a debate team champ, plus the yummy Mackenzie Rodriguez has firmly attached himself to her hip. She and her three high-powered best friends don't just own their senior year at their exclusive Park Slope, Brooklyn high school, they practically define the hated species Popular. Kyla's even managed to make it through high school completely unscathed.

Until someone takes issue with this arrangement.

A week before college applications are due, a video of Kyla "doing it" with her crush-worthy English teacher is uploaded to her school's website. It instantly goes viral, but here's the thing: it's not Kyla in the video. With time running out, Kyla delves into a world of hackers, haters and creepy stalkers in an attempt to do the impossible-take something off the internet-all while dealing with the fallout from her own karmic footprint. Set in near-future Brooklyn, where privacy is a bygone luxury and every perfect profile masks damning secrets, The Takedown is a stylish, propulsive, and provocative whodunit, asking who would you rely on if your tech turned against you?

About the Author


Corrie Wang owns and operates the award winning untraditional Japanese food truck, Short Grain. She is passionate about libraries, road trips, and eating all the food, everywhere. Before moving to the south, she lived in Brooklyn where one of her last paying gigs was managing a three story nightclub on the Lower East Side. She and her husband, Shuai, currently live in Charleston, SC with their pup, Moose. The Takedown is Corrie's debut novel. You can find her online at www.corriewang.com
Product Details
ISBN: 9781484757420
ISBN-10: 1484757424
Publisher: Freeform
Publication Date: April 11th, 2017
Pages: 384
Language: English