Maggot MoonBook - 2013
From Library Staff
Friendship and trust inspire Standish to rise up against an oppressive regime and expose the truth about a planned moon landing.
Book: Though his classmates think he isn't smart, Standish knows that the government is hiding something big behind the wall on the edge of town.
KCLS Librarians: Hot Topics Booklists Oct 31, 2013
Possibly alternative history, definitely dystopian allegory, Maggot Moon tells the story of Standish Treadwell's rebel plotting against the brutal, oppressive Motherland. (JF)