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Trickster's Girl by Hilari Bell

Trickster's Girl (Raven Duet)
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In the year 2098 America isn't so different from the USA of today. But, in a post-9/11 security-obssessed world, "secured" doesn't just refer to borders between countries, it also refers to borders between states. Teenagers still think they know everything, but there is no cure for cancer, as Kelsa knows first-hand from watching her father die.

The night Kelsa buries her father, a boy appears. He claims magic is responsible for the health of Earth, but human damage disrupts its flow. The planet is dying.
Kelsa has the power to reverse the damage, but first she must accept that magic exists and see beyond her own pain in order to heal the planet.

Although the world is set in the future and they wear com pod's everywhere and have to pass borders everywhere they go. This story could have been told in modern day.
The unusual factor was Raven her shapeshifter companion on her travels on a motorbike to Alas…