The Ask and the Answer

book 2, chaos walking

Patrick Ness

No. of pages 528

Great for age 12+
Fleeing before a relentless army, Todd has carried a desperately wounded Viola right into the hands of their worst enemy, Mayor Prentiss. Immediately separated from Viola and imprisoned, Todd is forced t learn the ways of the Mayor's new order. But what secrets are hiding just outside of town? And where is Viola? Is she even still alive?


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The Ask and the Answer is book 2 in the series Chaos Walking Trilogy. The Ask and the Answer is categorised as fiction. It was created especially for YA readers. The book includes the characters Todd Hewitt and Viola Eade.

Genres: Fantasy, science fiction and Dystopian

Tags: war, Noise and Telepathy

This book is in the following series:

Chaos Walking Trilogy
Chaos Walking Trilogy "The Noise is a man unfiltered, and without a filter, a man is just chaos walking." Two children must make sense of a dystopian world where living beings can hear each others thoughts.

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