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Caragh M. O'Brien

Forfatter af Birthmarked

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Caragh M. O'Brien received a B.A. in physics from Williams College and an M.A. in the writing seminars at Johns Hopkins University. While raising her children, she published half a dozen romance novels. Before becoming a full-time author of young adult novels, she taught high school English. Her vis mere works include the Birthmarked Trilogy and The Vault of Dreamers. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre
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Værker af Caragh M. O'Brien

Birthmarked (2010) 1,643 eksemplarer
Prized (2011) 665 eksemplarer
Promised (2012) 414 eksemplarer
The Vault of Dreamers (2014) 395 eksemplarer
Tortured (2011) 141 eksemplarer
The Rule of Mirrors (2016) 98 eksemplarer
Ruled (2012) 59 eksemplarer
The Keep of Ages (2017) 53 eksemplarer
Master Touch (1998) 13 eksemplarer
North Star Rising (1998) 9 eksemplarer
Even As We Speak (1996) 3 eksemplarer
Birthmarked: Chapters 1-5 (2012) 2 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Kisses and Curses (2015) — Bidragyder — 86 eksemplarer
The Fierce Reads Anthology: Volume 2 (2012) — Bidragyder — 40 eksemplarer
The Stories: Five Years of Original Fiction on tor.com (2013) — Bidragyder — 38 eksemplarer

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Dystopian YA MC is a teen age girl midwife i Name that Book (december 2018)

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Um. Ok. This was a bit like a roller coaster ride where the car you're riding in falls off the track on the last loop. I enjoyed the experience, but I may have to read a book with a happy ending next to balance out this one. I liked how this story incorporates cell phones, the internet, and other modern technology into a rather creepy near-future dystopia that leaves very few happy endings as even possible. I'm curious to see what happens in the next book, for sure.
 
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JBarringer | 28 andre anmeldelser | Dec 15, 2023 |
Marca de nacimiento
Caragh M. O´brien
Publicado: 2010 | 278 páginas
Novela Ciencia ficción Fantástico Juvenil

Los marcados con un código determinarán el futuro. La marcada por una cicatriz desentrañará el pasado. En un mundo futuro agostado por el sol inclemente, donde el agua es más valiosa que el oro, hay quienes viven dentro de las murallas del Enclave y quienes, como Gaia Stone, comadrona de dieciséis años, viven extramuros.Gaia siempre ha creído que su deber, como el de su madre, es entregar una pequeña cuota de bebés saludables a los residentes del Enclave a pesar de que, fuera del recinto, nadie vuelve a tener noticia de ellos.Sin embargo, cuando aquellos a quienes sirve tan escrupulosamente, encarcelan a sus padres, se cuestiona todas sus creencias.Gaia solo puede hacer dos cosas: entrar en el Enclave para rescatar a sus padres o morir intentándolo.… (mere)
 
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libreriarofer | 120 andre anmeldelser | Oct 28, 2023 |
I liked it, but I didn't love it like the first one. I think it's because I'm a little tired of the love triangles in YA books, and this one ups it to a love...square? The fact that one girl has three suitors actually works really well with the story (there's a shortage of females), but that back-and-forth of it fell a little flat for me. Having said that, this books brings up EXCELLENT topics of conversation re: reproductive rights and the role of health care providers in society. There are no easy answers given, which I also liked. So, LOVED it? No. Worth the time? Yes.… (mere)
 
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nogomu | 52 andre anmeldelser | Oct 19, 2023 |
Fabulous feminist dystopian fiction. Just wonderful. There MUST be a sequel. I mean really.
 
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nogomu | 120 andre anmeldelser | Oct 19, 2023 |

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