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The girl with all the gifts

Author: Mike Carey
Publisher: New York, NY : Orbit, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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Not every gift is a blessing. Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into the wheelchair. She thinks they don't like her. She jokes that she won't bite. But they don't laugh. Melanie is a very special girl. Emotionally charged and gripping from beginning to end, The girl with all the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Carey
ISBN: 9780316278157 0316278157 9780356502731 0356502732
OCLC Number: 868923582
Description: 407 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: M. R. Carey.

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Not every gift is a blessing. Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into the wheelchair. She thinks they don't like her. She jokes that she won't bite. But they don't laugh. Melanie is a very special girl. Emotionally charged and gripping from beginning to end, The girl with all the gifts is the most powerful and affecting thriller you will read this year.

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Original, thrilling and powerful GUARDIAN Haunting, heartbreaking VOGUE Vividly memorable and unexpectedly poignant METRO As fresh as it is terrifying ... It left me sighing with envious joy -- Joss Read more...

 
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