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<DIV>From <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Allegra Goodman comes a post apocalyptic novel about love, loss, and the power of human choice.<p> Honor and her parents have been reassigned to live on Island 365 in the Tranquil Sea. Life is peaceful there—the color of the sky is regulated by Earth Mother, a corporation that controls New Weather, and it almost never rains. Everyone fits into their rightful and predictable place. . . .<p> Except Honor. She doesn’t fit in, but then she meets Helix, a boy with a big heart and a keen sense for the world around them. Slowly, Honor and Helix begin to uncover a terrible truth about life on the Island: Sooner or later, those who are unpredictable disappear . . . and they don’t ever come back.<br><br> The Other Side of the Island has been named a <b>Best Book of 2008</b> by the <i>LA Times, Washington Post, and Village Voice</i>.</p></p></div>