Stahler, David, Jr. The seer.

Author:Rohrlick, Paula
Position:Brief article - Book review
 
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STAHLER, David, Jr. The seer. (The Truesight Trilogy, Book 2.) HarperCollins. 314p. c2007. 978-0-06-052290-2. $6.99. JS

To quote the review of the hardcover in KLIATT, March 2007: Truesight, the previous volume, is a dystopian SF tale (reminiscent of The Giver) about Harmony, a community of people genetically engineered to be blind. The protagonist, a young teenager named Jacob, unexpectedly regains his sight and starts to question his society's values. In The Seer, Jacob, haunted by disturbing dreams that give him glimpses of the future, runs away, hoping to find other Seers in the city and to locate his friend, Delaney, who had previously run off. He encounters a...

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