By Beth Revis
Book 1 within the New York Times bestselling trilogy, excellent for enthusiasts of Battlestar Gallactica and Prometheus!
WHAT DOES IT TAKE to outlive ABOARD A SPACESHIP FUELED through LIES?
Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the spaceship Godspeed. She has left her boyfriend, friends--and planet--behind to affix her mom and dad as a member of undertaking Ark send. Amy and her mom and dad think they are going to wake on a brand new planet, Centauri-Earth, 300 years sooner or later. yet fifty years sooner than Godspeed's scheduled touchdown, cryo chamber forty two is mysteriously unplugged, and Amy is violently woken from her frozen slumber.
somebody attempted to homicide her.
Now, Amy is stuck within an enclosed international the place not anything makes sense. Godspeed's 2,312 passengers have forfeited all regulate to Eldest, a tyrannical and scary chief. And Elder, Eldest's rebellious teenage inheritor, is either thinking about Amy and wanting to observe no matter if he has what it takes to lead.
Amy desperately desires to belief Elder. yet should still she placed her religion in a boy who hasn't ever noticeable existence outdoor the ship's chilly steel partitions? All Amy is aware is that she and Elder needs to race to release Godspeed's hidden secrets and techniques ahead of whoever woke her attempts to kill again.
"Entirely unique, deeply compelling, and completely unputdownable--I've discovered a brand new favorite!" --Carrie Ryan, New York Times bestselling writer of The woodland of fingers and Teeth
"A homicide secret, a budding romance, and a dystopian global gracefully built-in right into a sci-fi novel that blows away all expectation." --Melissa Marr, New York occasions bestselling writer of Wicked Lovely
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I just—” I stopped short at the sight of a pile of clothes, neatly folded, at my feet. Zane. He’d pulled them out of the bag for me so I wouldn’t have to cross the room in a towel and dig through the bag for them. Taking care of me again. Looking to the left, I noticed something else. A ragged but thick phone book wedged under the room door. It wouldn’t keep someone out forever, but maybe long enough for us to get away through the window, assuming we could manage the drop to the ground. Smart.
I could hear a dog barking in the distance. Cars passed with a quiet whush-whush on the road in front of the motel. But nothing closer, nothing in the room. No rustle of fabric, no bare feet slapping against the tile floor. Ariane was quiet, definitely. She’d moved through the forest preserve tonight like a ninja, with me blundering on behind her. But even she couldn’t be completely silent. . I bolted upright. ” No response. . unless she wasn’t here. I looked immediately to the chair in the corner where she’d put her emergency bag.
I said I’m—” “The longer you argue with me, the longer we’re going to stand here,” I said, leaning against the counter. Her fingers tightened on the first-aid kit as if she were contemplating throwing it at my head. ” I gave her a pitiful look. She heaved an irritated sigh. “You’re making this much more difficult than it needs to be,” she snapped, thrusting the first-aid kit at my chest as she pushed past me to sit on the closed lid of the toilet. “I’m really, really good at that,” I said, unperturbed.
Across the Universe by Beth Revis