Ever since she was child, Jem has kept a secret: Whenever she meets someone new, no matter who, as soon as she looks into their eyes, a number pops into her head. That number is a date: the date they will die.
Burdenedwith suchawful awareness,Jem avoids relationships. Untilshe meets Spider, another outsider,and takesa chance. The two plana trip to the city. Butwhile waiting to ride the Eye ferris wheel,Jem is terrified to see that all the other tourists in line flash the same number. Today's number. Today's date. Terrorists are going to attack London.Jem's world is about to explode!
Shelfari edited the description of Numbers Tuesday, August 4, 2009.