By Diana Wynne Jones
The folks of Holand in South Dalemark are bitterly oppressed via the tyrannical earl Hadd. Informers, mystery police, and vicious rent-collectors terrorize the nation-state, and Mitt has grown up with good enough purposes for becoming a member of the liberty fighters.
whilst his protest opposed to the tyrannical executive fails, a tender boy escapes, with different young ones, to the mysterious Holy Islands the place they examine the id and the facility of 2 people figures celebrated through their countrymen.
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And what would they do after that? There were local teen centres and exercise areas. Both children could dive into one of the thousands of internet streams or turn on their PlayStation 207. But they still needed someone to cook and clean, to make sure they were washed and dressed, to stop them fighting, to look after them if they became sick. Then one day, over breakfast, they found the answer. It was beamed down to them during a news scan. “New – from Cyber-Life Industries,” the voice announced.
A dream? It had been too real. He was old enough to know the difference between being awake and being asleep. And yet… Somehow he nodded off once again. And the next time he opened his eyes, he was relieved to see daylight on the other side of the windows. Another day had begun. He was a little sheepish when he joined his parents for breakfast on the roof but for once they seemed to be behaving sensibly, for neither of them mentioned the events of the night before. Like everything at the Riad El Fenn, breakfast was an elaborate affair, with croissants and coffee, pancakes dipped in honey, yoghurt and fruit and delicious omelettes for those who still had room.
When the car ran out of petrol, they would have to dump it. Neither of them had enough money to fill the tank, and anyway, driving into a garage would be too risky. “We got a full tank,” Harry replied. He sniggered. ” Jason crowed. It was his way of agreeing. Harry slammed his foot down and they shot onto the main road, bringing a blare of protest from a VW that had to swerve to avoid them. They had turned left, heading for Ipswich and the Suffolk coast. Almost at once they were doing seventy miles per hour.
Drowned Ammet (Dalemark Quartet, Book 2) by Diana Wynne Jones