We want our son returned. This girl is proof that we can save you all. If you ignore our plea, we will kill our hostages one at a time.To be a Pure is to be perfect, untouched by Detonations that scarred the earth, and sheltered inside the paradise that is the Dome. But Partridge escaped to the... show more
We want our son returned. This girl is proof that we can save you all. If you ignore our plea, we will kill our hostages one at a time.To be a Pure is to be perfect, untouched by Detonations that scarred the earth, and sheltered inside the paradise that is the Dome. But Partridge escaped to the outside world, where Wretches struggle to survive amid smoke and ash. Now, at the command of Partridge's father, the Dome is unleashing nightmare after nightmare upon the Wretches in an effort to get him back.At Partridge's side is a small band of those united against the Dome: Lyda, the warrior; Bradwell, the revolutionary; El Capitan, the guard; and Pressia, the young woman whose mysterious past ties her to Partridge in ways she never could have imagined. Long ago a plan was hatched that could mean the earth's ultimate doom. Now only Partridge and Pressia can set things right.To save millions of innocent lives, Partridge must risk his own by returning to the Dome and facing his most terrifying challenge. And Pressia, armed only with a mysterious Black Box containing a set of cryptic clues, must travel to the very ends of the earth, to a place where no map can guide her. If they succeed, the world will be saved. But should they fail, humankind will pay a terrible price . . .
Publish date: September 10th 2013
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 496
Edition language: English
Series: Pure (#2)
Pressia lebt in einer abstoßenden Welt, die schlimmer kaum sein könnte. Die menschliche Zivilisation wurde von Bomben zerstört, Gefahren gibt es seither überall und jene, die überlebt haben, sind grausam entstellt.Es handelt sich um den 2. Teil der Memento-Trilogie von Julianna Baggott, der mir gena...
Baggott satisfies with book two in this trilogy! I read this one in two days! Her characters are so well developed that you can't help caring about them. Once again, imagery is outstanding. Details that should be creepy were handled in such a matter that you only cared more about what you read. I hi...
After a young Wretch is abducted by the Dome and ‘cleansed’ of her fusings and imperfections, she is only able to repeat the Dome’s latest message: ‘We want our son returned. This girl is proof that we can save you all. If you ignore our plea, we will kill our hostages one at a time.’ Willux will go...
Well Julianna Baggott, you've done it. You've stepped right on up to the shelf that holds my absolute favorite authors. It's not often that I find a trilogy to fall in love with. It's even less often that I find the middle book of a trilogy to be utterly perfect. Fuse took everything I was pining fo...
See the original review, my interview with Julianna and enter the giveaway (US+CA, ends 3 February 14) Thanks to Hachet Group (US) for providing my with a copy for review and the giveaway copies! Fuse is intriguing and complex, diving straight back into the story again f...