Speak 4/16/2013. New paperback. SC 2013-14 Young Adult Book Award Nominee. Store pick: Day is the Republics most wanted criminal. He has been called the most dangerous person alive, accused of theft, assault, and destruction of military equipment. June Iparis is a prodigy of the Republic. She is considered the most promising student the Republic has ever had. Born of an elite family and promised a lucrative career in the Republic's elite military, Jun's future looks prosperous. It appears that these two have nothing in common, but when tragedy strikes their paths will collide. Questions will arise, revelations will be made, betrayals will be felt, and the actions of these two fifteen year olds will become Legend. A breathtaking tale that will leave the reader yearning for more. -Gretchen, store volunteer.