The Girl With All the Gifts

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In the ruins of civilization, a young girl's kindness and capacity for love will either save humanity -- or wipe it out in this USA Today bestselling thriller Joss Whedon calls "heartfelt, remorseless, and painfully human."

Melanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her "our little genius."

Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant keeps his gun pointed 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.
4.4
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Danielle W.
March 20, 2017
This book was very gripping that grabbed hold right at the start and never let go until the end. I loved how fast-paced it was and it is very entertaining. The only reason I gave it 4 stars instead of 5, is because the ending was very abrupt and not my favorite. Regardless, it's still worth a read.
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A Google user
July 5, 2016
This book was unique and I couldnt stop reading, finishing just as the sun was rising! Awesome
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Teo Pellegrino
May 27, 2015
Great read. Moved along quickly. Nice characters. Not your typical "zombie" story. Even if you are not a fan of that genre, you are sure to enjoy the story.
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About the author

M. R. Carey has been making up stories for most of his life. His novel The Girl With All the Gifts was a USA Today bestseller and is a major motion picture based on his BAFTA-nominated screenplay. Under the name Mike Carey he has written for both DC and Marvel, including critically acclaimed runs on X-Men and Fantastic Four, Marvel's flagship superhero titles. His creator-owned books regularly appear in the New York Times bestseller list. He also has several previous novels, two radio plays, and a number of TV and movie screenplays to his credit.

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