The House of the Scorpion

The House of the Scorpion

MATTEO ALACRáN WAS NOT BORN; HE WAS HARVESTED.

His DNA came from El Patrón, lord of a country called Opium -- a strip of poppy fields lying between the United States and what was once called Mexico. Matt's first cell split and divided inside a petri dish. Then he was placed in the womb of a cow, where he continued the miraculous journey from embryo to fetus to baby. He is a boy now, but most consider him a monster -- except for El Patrón. El Patrón loves Matt… (more)

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Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 11, 2010)

Collection: Atheneum Books for Young Readers

Parent ISBN: 9780689852237

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 2 MB

Language: English

Awards: National Book Award for Young People's Literature 2002 winner


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