THE UNIDENTIFIED Book Trailer


Since reading Mockingjay, I’ve been on the lookout for more dystopian YA, and The Unidentified fits that description. In the book, the public school system has been taken over by corporations. The educational programs are actually video games, and the kids are being watched 24/7 and used for market research. Sounds like an interesting premise, right? Check out the book trailer below.

Synopsis of The Unidentified by Rae Mariz:

Fifteen-year-old Katey (aka Kid) goes to school in the Game—a mall converted into a “school” run by corporate sponsors. As the students play their way through the levels, they are also creating products and being used for market research by the sponsors, who are watching them 24/7 on video cameras.

Kid has a vague sense of unease but doesn’t question this existence until one day she witnesses a shocking anticorporate prank. She follows the clues to uncover the identities of the people behind it and discovers an anonymous group that calls itself the Unidentified. Intrigued by their counterculture ideas and enigmatic leader, Kid is drawn into the group. But when the Unidentified’s pranks and even Kid’s own identity are co-opted by the sponsors, Kid decides to do something bigger—something that could change the Game forever.

This funny, sharp, and thought-provoking novel heralds the arrival of a stunning new voice in teen fiction.

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