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A Hist Ria Do Futuro De Glory O Brien

Author: A. S. King
Publisher: Gutenberg
ISBN: 8582354215
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“Então nós duas bebemos. Ellie bebeu primeiro e agiu como se o gosto fosse bom. Eu bebi logo depois. E nem era tão ruim. Quando acordamos na manhã seguinte, o mundo estava diferente. Nós podíamos ver o futuro. Podíamos ver o passado. Podíamos ver tudo.” O fim do ensino médio é uma época de possibilidades infinitas – mas não para Glory O'Brien, uma jovem norte-americana que não tem nenhum plano para o futuro. Sua mãe cometeu suicídio quando Glory tinha apenas 4 anos, e ela nunca parou de se perguntar se seguiria o mesmo caminho... Até que numa noite transformadora ela começa a experimentar um novo e surpreendente poder que lhe permite enxergar o passado e o futuro das pessoas. De antepassados a muitas gerações futuras, a jovem é bombardeada com visões – e o que ela vê pela frente é aterrorizante: um novo líder tirânico toma o poder e levanta um exército. Os direitos das mulheres desaparecem. Uma violenta segunda guerra civil explode. Jovens garotas somem diariamente, vendidas ou confinadas em campos de concentração. Sem saber o que fazer, Glory decide registrar todas as suas visões, na esperança de que a sua História do Futuro sirva de alerta e evite o que vem por aí. Mas será que as pessoas vão acreditar nela? Será que estarão dispostas a fazer o que é necessário para impedir a concretização daquele destino medonho? Nesta obra-prima sobre feminismo, liberdade e escolhas, A. S. King mais uma vez nos brinda com seu realismo fantástico para contar a história de uma garota que tenta lidar com uma perda devastadora.

Glory O Brien S History Of The Future Free Preview The First 67 Pages

Author: A.S. King
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0316258601
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In this masterpiece about freedom, feminism, and destiny, Printz Honor author A.S. King tells the epic story of a girl coping with devastating loss at long last--a girl who has no idea that the future needs her, and that the present needs her even more. Graduating from high school is a time of limitless possibilities--but not for Glory, who has no plan for what's next. Her mother committed suicide when Glory was only four years old, and she's never stopped wondering if she will eventually go the same way...until a transformative night when she begins to experience an astonishing new power to see a person's infinite past and future. From ancient ancestors to many generations forward, Glory is bombarded with visions--and what she sees ahead of her is terrifying: A tyrannical new leader raises an army. Women's rights disappear. A violent second civil war breaks out. And young girls vanish daily, sold off or interned in camps. Glory makes it her mission to record everything she sees, hoping her notes will somehow make a difference. She may not see a future for herself, but she'll do anything to make sure this one doesn't come to pass.

Historia Del Futuro Segun Glory

Author: Head Department of Veterinary Anatomy A S King
Publisher:
ISBN: 9788496886490
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In this masterpiece about freedom, feminism and destiny, Printz Honor author A.S. King tells the epic story of a girl coping with devastating loss; a girl who has no idea that the future needs her, and that the present needs her even more.

Marlena

Author: Julie Buntin
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627797637
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Book of the Month Club Indie Next Pick Nylon's Debut Book Club Pick Barnes and Noble Discover Pick The story of two girls and the wild year that will cost one her life, and define the other’s for decades Everything about fifteen-year-old Cat’s new town in rural Michigan is lonely and off-kilter until she meets her neighbor, the manic, beautiful, pill-popping Marlena. Cat is quickly drawn into Marlena’s orbit and as she catalogues a litany of firsts—first drink, first cigarette, first kiss, first pill—Marlena’s habits harden and calcify. Within the year, Marlena is dead, drowned in six inches of icy water in the woods nearby. Now, decades later, when a ghost from that pivotal year surfaces unexpectedly, Cat must try again to move on, even as the memory of Marlena calls her back. Told in a haunting dialogue between past and present, Marlena is an unforgettable story of the friendships that shape us beyond reason and the ways it might be possible to pull oneself back from the brink.

Everybody Sees The Ants

Author: A.S. King
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0316191817
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Lucky Linderman didn't ask for his life. He didn't ask his grandfather not to come home from the Vietnam War. He didn't ask for a father who never got over it. He didn't ask for a mother who keeps pretending their dysfunctional family is fine. And he didn't ask to be the target of Nader McMillan's relentless bullying, which has finally gone too far. But Lucky has a secret--one that helps him wade through the daily mundane torture of his life. In his dreams, Lucky escapes to the war-ridden jungles of Laos--the prison his grandfather couldn't escape--where Lucky can be a real man, an adventurer, and a hero. It's dangerous and wild, and it's a place where his life just might be worth living. But how long can Lucky keep hiding in his dreams before reality forces its way inside? Michael L. Printz Honor recipient A.S. King's smart, funny and boldly original writing shines in this powerful novel about learning to cope with the shrapnel life throws at you and taking a stand against it.

Reality Boy

Author: A.S. King
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0316222690
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In this fearless portrayal of a boy on the edge, highly acclaimed Printz Honor author A.S. King explores the desperate reality of a former child "star" struggling to break free of his anger. Gerald Faust started feeling angry even before his mother invited a reality TV crew into his five-year-old life. Twelve years later, he's still haunted by his rage-filled youth--which the entire world got to watch from every imaginable angle--and his anger issues have resulted in violent outbursts, zero friends, and clueless adults dumping him in the special education room at school. No one cares that Gerald has tried to learn to control himself; they're all just waiting for him to snap. And he's starting to feel dangerously close to doing just that...until he chooses to create possibilities for himself that he never knew he deserved.

The Dust Of 100 Dogs

Author: A.S. King
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide
ISBN: 0738722553
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A Spring 2009 Children's Indie Next List Pick for Teens! In the late seventeenth century, famed teenage pirate Emer Morrisey was on the cusp of escaping the pirate life with her one true love and unfathomable riches when she was slain and cursed with "the dust of one hundred dogs," dooming her to one hundred lives as a dog before returning to a human body-with her memories intact. Now she's a contemporary American teenager and all she needs is a shovel and a ride to Jamaica. Exciting, fascinating, spellbinding. I'd follow Saffron into the briny deep. —Heather Brewer, author of The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod A non-traditional pirate tale with a dangerously raw, mystical edge and a unique modern twist. Deliciously fresh and starkly unforgettable. —Lisa McMann, New York Times best-selling author of Wake Sparkling, original, both swashbuckling and contemporary...This gripping adventure is sure to be devoured by both teens and adults. —Lauren Baratz-Logsted, author of Angel's Choice AUTHOR INTERVIEW INSIDE THE BOOK!

Monica Never Shuts Up

Author: Amy Sarig King
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ISBN: 9780615749914
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A dozen stories featuring a mouthful of lottery tickets, a giant cow, two yachts, a six-pack of Fresca, and Monica, who never shuts up. When Liz and Reg find their dream house, they don't expect to find Lois and her magical Fresca. Same as Deirdre doesn't expect to find what she finds in the trash bin. Debra can't help but send pieces of herself to her ex-husband same as Jim can't help thinking about the pieces of men that are taken without permission. Award-winning author A.S. King shares her short fiction including the Best New American Voices-nominated title track, "Monica Never Shuts Up" and keeps us thinking, exploring, and laughing all at the same time.

Across The River And Into The Trees

Author: Ernest Hemingway
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476770034
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In the fall of 1948, Ernest Hemingway made his first extended visit to Italy in thirty years. His reacquaintance with Venice, a city he loved, provided the inspiration for Across the River and into the Trees, the story of Richard Cantwell, a war-ravaged American colonel stationed in Italy at the close of the Second World War, and his love for a young Italian countess. A poignant, bittersweet homage to love that overpowers reason, to the resilience of the human spirit, and to the worldweary beauty and majesty of Venice, Across the River and into the Trees stands as Hemingway's statement of defiance in response to the great dehumanizing atrocities of the Second World War. Hemingway's last full-length novel published in his lifetime, it moved John O'Hara in The New York Times Book Review to call him “the most important author since Shakespeare.”

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Author: Joelle Charbonneau
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054463652X
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“No one gets something for nothing. We all should know better.” Teenagers at Wisconsin’s Nottawa High School are drawn deeper into a social networking site that promises to grant their every need . . . regardless of the consequences. Soon the site turns sinister, with simple pranks escalating to malicious crimes. The body count rises. In this chilling YA thriller, the author of the best-selling Testing trilogy examines not only the dark side of social media, but the dark side of human nature.