Scary aliens! Reptile and cat people! Space battles! Exploding starships! Shocking plot twists! Zeke Reynolds has been chosen as part of an Earth delegation of four teenagers who will work together to assess enough points so that Earth can join the Confederation of United Planets. Randoms by David Liss is a fast-paced, thrilling story full of action and intrigue. What more could young science fiction fans want in a book?