Fans of classic frontier survival stories as well as readers
of dystopian literature will enjoy this futuristic story where water is worth
more than gold.
Teenage Lynn has been taught to defend her pond against
every threat: drought, a snowless winter, coyotes, and, most important, people
looking for a drink. She makes sure anyone who comes near the pond leaves thirsty
or doesn’t leave at all.
Confident in her own abilities, Lynn has no use for the
world beyond the nearby fields and forest. But when strangers appear, the
mysterious footprints by the pond, the nighttime threats, and the gunshots make
it all too clear Lynn has exactly what they want, and they won’t stop until
they get it …
New York Times
bestselling author Michael Grant says Not
a Drop to Drink is a debut “not to be missed.” With evocative, spare
language, and incredible drama, danger, and romance, Mindy McGinnis depicts one
girl’s journey in a frontier-like world not so different from our own. Download and start listening now!