Alien Child by Pamela Sargent

By Pamela Sargent

Alone in the world, a tender lady searches for a brand new beginning.

Nita is a toddler of the Institute. Ever due to the fact she will be able to bear in mind, she has roamed its sterile halls, dwelling out her formative years within the care of a fur-covered mother or father from one other global. The Institute’s pcs provide her every thing she might want—except one other human to proportion her existence with. in the past there have been humans on the Institute, yet whatever occurred that wiped them out. As she matures, Nita slowly realizes that she could be the in basic terms individual left on Earth—and that the destiny of humanity may possibly good lie with her.
 
Beyond a door marked licensed group of workers simply is the “cold room,” a laboratory which can carry the most important to Nita’s past—and her destiny. this can be the place her father or mother came upon her, and it's to this position that Nita needs to go back if she is to benefit the key of the Institute and what has occurred to the remainder of her sort.

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