By Janci Patterson
In her debut YA technological know-how fiction novel, Janci Patterson provides a mystery that no 1 NYT bestseller James Dashner calls "a terrific book" and number 1 NYT bestseller Brandon Sanderson calls "hands down considered one of my favourite novels of the year."
In the realm of high-stakes espionage, it will pay with a purpose to swap your face. And that’s simply what sixteen-year-old Jory and her relations of shape-shifting spies can do—alter their faces and our bodies to appear like someone. Jory is in education to be a whole family member business—when she will be able to persuade her mom and dad to permit her aid with their tricky cons.
But while Jory’s mom and dad move lacking at the activity, Jory is thrown right into a international of secrets and techniques, lies, and stolen identities that may positioned all her education to the try out. Jory’s continuously desired to be a member of the team—
But saving her kinfolk could be the so much tough activity of all.
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163 . Grosz, Einstein und Heartfield 69 John Heartfield, Berliner Redensart, Fotomontage fUr Kurt Tucholsky, Deutschland, Deutschland iiber alles, Berlin 1929, S. 176.
In: Grosz, Berlin - New York, S. 186. Vgl. dazu George Grosz, Lustmord in der Ackerstral3e (1916117), Feder, Tusche, 35,6 x 27,5 cm, Abb. in: Grosz, Berlin - New York, S. 392. Der Liebesbetrieb von heute. 1924, und George Grosz unter Anklage. 1924 (Hervorhebungen jeweils im Original), zit. nach Rosamunde Neugebauer Grafin von der Schulenburg, George Grosz. Macht und Ohnmacht satirischer Kunst, Berlin 1993, S. 109. Neugebauer stellt Grosz' Graphikfolgen "Gott mit uns", "Ecce homo" und "Hintergrund" in das Spannungsverhaltnis von "moralisierender" und "zynischer Satire".
Schwellig. " - und noch mehr. Einc Nachbetrachtung [Beilage zum I. 7. ,S. 19. 38 Satire in der Publizistik der Weimarer Republik ehemals mondane Frau wird ersetzt durch das langzopfige Madchen, die kommende Mutter des "Dritten Reichs". Der unbotmal3ige Kladderadatsch dient sich dem neuen Regime an. Er unterlegt Text und Bilder mit faschistischer Ideologie. Hier zielt Satire nur zu eindeutig auf Unterstiitzung und Verbreitung nationalsozialistischen Gedankenguts. Damit konterkariert diese Spielart satirischer Kommentierung ihre eigentliche Bestimmung: Kritik zu artikulieren.