S: Among the Hidden
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FC: Among the Hidden a plot summary by Jim Holland based on the novel by Margaret Peterson Haddix
1: Among the Hidden Book 1 in the Shadow Children Series written by Margaret Peterson Haddix The following plot summary is told from the point of view from the main character, Luke Garner.
2: My name is Luke Garner I am a third child.
3: Because I am a third... | I am against the law.
4: I am not allowed to go to school.
5: I am not allowed to be seen at all.
6: The population police are always looking.
7: For 12 years, I’ve been hiding on our family farm.
8: The new housing developments have taken our privacy.
9: I can’t go outside and play like my older brothers. | I can't go outside at all.
10: I stay in the attic now.
11: No freedom... | No friends... | I don't exist.
12: But I soon discover- there are other “thirds.”
13: I am just one among many "shadow children."
14: Jen is the only friend I’ve ever had- she’s my secret.
15: We are both tired of hiding... but she takes action.
16: And it changes my life forever.
17: It wasn't supposed to work out this way... | ... but we weren't supposed to happen at all.