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NYMBC Presents CINDY PON at Books Inc. Opera Plaza

Cindy Pon author photo and Want cover image

Not Your Mother's Book Club proudly presents critically-acclaimed author Cindy Pon in celebration of her electrifying new sci-fi novel, Want. An edge-of-your-seat sci-fi thriller, set in a near-future Taipei plagued by pollution, Want is about a group of teens who risk everything to save their city. 
Jason Zhou survives in a divided society where the elite use their wealth to buy longer lives. The rich wear special suits, protecting them from the pollution and viruses that plague the city, while those without suffer illness and early deaths. Frustrated by his city's corruption and still grieving the loss of his mother who died as a result of it, Zhou is determined to change things, no matter the cost. 
With the help of his friends, Zhou infiltrates the lives of the wealthy in hopes of destroying the international Jin Corporation from within. Jin Corp not only manufactures the special suits the rich rely on, but they may also be manufacturing the pollution that makes them necessary. 
Yet the deeper Zhou delves into this new world of excess and wealth, the more muddled his plans become. And against his better judgment, Zhou finds himself falling for Daiyu, the daughter of Jin Corp's CEO. Can Zhou save his city without compromising who he is, or destroying his own heart? 

Event date: 
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Event address: 
Books Inc.
601 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA
Books: 
Want Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781481489225
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon Pulse - June 13th, 2017

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