By Nancy Farmer
The House of the Scorpion is a dystopian novel that describes a futuristic world where human cloning is commonplace, and life is created and destroyed at the whim of the wealthy and powerful. As the story of Matt’s life unfolds, he looks for answers about his own self-worth and the essence of humanity. This book was the National Book Award Winner for Young People's Literature and a Newbery Honor Book.
- Paperback Edition
- Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
- Publication date: May 1, 2004
- Pages: 380
- Product dimensions: 5.5(w) x 8.2(h)
- Weight: 0.75 lbs