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Carrie Ryan

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Carrie Ryan was born in Greenville, South Carolina. She is a graduate of Williams College and Duke University School of Law. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a litigator. She is the author of the Forest of Hands and Teeth series and Divide and Conquer, which is the second book in visa mer the Infinity Ring series. She wrote The Map to Everywhere with her husband John Parke Davis. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre

Inkluderar namnet: Carrie Ryan (Author)


Verk av Carrie Ryan

De vassa tändernas skog (2009) 4,008 exemplar
De dödas strand (2010) 1,585 exemplar
The Dark and Hollow Places (2011) 1,000 exemplar
Divide and Conquer (2012) 490 exemplar
The Map to Everywhere (2014) 329 exemplar
Daughter of Deep Silence (2015) 316 exemplar
Foretold: 14 Tales of Prophecy and Prediction (2012) — Redaktör — 251 exemplar
Hare Moon (2011) 126 exemplar
What Once We Feared (2013) 43 exemplar
Flotsam & Jetsam (2013) 25 exemplar
Trapper Road (2022) 24 exemplar
Iron tide rising (2017) 18 exemplar
The Dead and Empty World (2013) 13 exemplar
Dark Futures (2014) — Författare — 12 exemplar
Scenic Route (2013) 10 exemplar
Dead Air: The Complete Season 1 (2018) — Författare — 8 exemplar
Bougainvillea [Short Story] (2015) 6 exemplar
Turnabout 2 exemplar
The Killing Garden (2017) 2 exemplar
Almost Normal 1 exemplar
La città sospesa 1 exemplar

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The First Time (2011) — Bidragsgivare — 31 exemplar
Athena's Daughters, vol. 2 (Volume 2) (2015) — Bidragsgivare — 10 exemplar


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The Dead Tossed Waves - Anybody Reading i Read YA Lit (december 2011)
YA Zombies: The Forest of Hands and Teeth i Thing(amabrarian)s That Go Bump in the Night (juli 2010)


Alright, I read this book in one sitting. I’ve been wanting to read it for a while now and had really high hopes for it. Unfortunately, this is the most god awful book I’ve ever read. I love dystopian novels but this just doesn’t cut it… at all.

The protagonist, Mary, is a selfish, insatiable girl who puts her dream of seeing the ocean before anyone else, getting people killed along the way. People actually read this book and call her a heroine. It is just straight up disgusting anyone would think of this girl as a hero. She is stupid, selfish, and irresponsible. She is never happy with anything or anyone. People die because of her stupidity and she acts as if she doesn’t even care because all she cares about is getting to see the ocean, something she doesn’t even know if it really exists or not.

Everyone else in this book are happy just to be alive. But not Mary. She needs more. She always needs more. She has 2 men in love with her, and i don’t understand it. She isn’t happy with Harry, and finally get to be with her true love, Travis. But then she isn’t happy with him because she wants to see the ocean. It takes him dying for her to finally appreciate him. That is NOT the actions of a hero. A hero puts everyone else before their self. A hero doesn’t make stupid decisions on whim, on something they aren’t even sure exists.

I love zombie books but I actually hate this book. Everything about it is just awful. The writing is somewhat bad. There is hardly any dialog. The characters are underdeveloped. It seemed no one else, except Cass, had a mind of their own and were just another extension of Mary. The plot has holes and a lot of things are discovered but never examined properly. Overall, you just don’t get a really big feel of what living in the village was like. You get more of a description of the ocean than their village which is really sad considering we already know what the ocean looks like.

In the end, she ends up getting to live her dream and finally see’s the ocean. Go figure.
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earthglows | 380 andra recensioner | Nov 18, 2023 |
Dear God this book was horrible.
clstrifes | 380 andra recensioner | Nov 10, 2023 |
I really liked this book. End of the world YA zombie novel.
cdaley | 380 andra recensioner | Nov 2, 2023 |
A little too Y for this A; I wanted less melodrama and more exposition. If you're over 14, just go read [b:The Passage|6690798|The Passage (The Passage, #1)|Justin Cronin||2802546].
mmparker | 380 andra recensioner | Oct 24, 2023 |



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