One word kill
—Lawrence, Mark, 1966- author.
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In January 1986, fifteen-year-old boy-genius Nick Hayes discovers he's dying. And it isn't even the strangest thing to happen to him that week. Nick and his Dungeons and Dragons-playing friends are used to living in their imaginations. But when a new girl, Mia, joins the group and reality becomes weirder than the fantasy world they visit in their weekly games, none of them are prepared for what comes next. A strange -- yet curiously familiar -- man is following Nick, with abilities that just shouldn't exist. And this man bears a cryptic message: Mia's in grave danger, though she doesn't know it yet. She needs Nick's help -- now. He finds himself in a race against time to unravel an impossible mystery and save the girl. And all that stands in his way is a probably terminal disease, a knife-wielding maniac and the laws of physics. Challenge accepted.

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Ability -- Fiction.
Dungeons and Dragons (Game) -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Gifted teenagers -- Fiction.
Nineteen eighties -- Fiction.
Physics -- Fiction.
Teenage boys -- Fiction.
Terminally ill -- Fiction.
Time travel -- Fiction.
9781503903265 (pbk.)
194 pages ; 22 cm.
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