The Pledge

Author: Derting, Kimberly. Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2011.


Charlie knows that she is different. In a world where each class system had their own language, she can understand them all. What happens when people figure out her secret?




Awards Won

Title Year
Best Fiction for Young Adults

The books, recommended for ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. The list comprises a wide range of genres and styles, including contemporary realistic fiction, fantasy, horror, science fiction and novels in verse.

2013 - Selection(s)