In a time when nothing is as real as virtual reality, sixteen-year-old Eila is shortlisted in a competition by a global technology giant. But then law enforcement officers force her to spy for them, underground activists reveal a murderous plot and someone uses virtual reality to fill her head with a stranger’s thoughts.
Amid secrets, lies and distortions, Eila must decide how far she will go to protect innocent lives.
Tech-savvy readers searching for sophisticated YA science fiction with a contemporary cyberpunk twist will find Canobi's debut a must-read.'
K H Canobi has crafted an action imbued tale of suspenseful turmoil that crackles with tension. Mindcull is an exciting, thought-provoking chiller perfect for tech-orientated teens who enjoy a light dusting of dystopia in their YA.'
Longlisted for the 2020 Davitt Awards: YA Crime
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- Young Adult
K.H. Canobi writes fiction for young adults and children. Her YA futuristic thriller Mindcull was published by Ford Street Publishing in 2019. She has worked as a university tutor, lecturer and research fellow in cognitive developmental psychology for over twelve years.
Ford Street Publishing
Ford Street Publishing is a small independent Australian publisher of books for children and young adults. Since its establishment in 2007, Ford Street has published over 140 titles ranging from picture books through to middle-grade and young adult novels.