The Dead-Tossed Waves (Forest of Hands and Teeth)
Gabry lives a quiet life, secure in her town next to the sea and behind the Barrier. She's content to let her friends dream of the Dark City up the coast--home is all she's ever known and all she needs for happiness. But life after the Return is never safe.Gabry's mother thought she left her... show more
Gabry lives a quiet life, secure in her town next to the sea and behind the Barrier. She's content to let her friends dream of the Dark City up the coast--home is all she's ever known and all she needs for happiness. But life after the Return is never safe.Gabry's mother thought she left her secrets behind in the Forest of Hands and Teeth, but like the dead in their world, secrets don't stay buried. And now, Gabry's world is crumbling. In one reckless moment, half of Gabry's generation is dead, the other half imprisoned. Now Gabry knows only one thing: if she has any hope of a future, she must face the forest of her mother's past.
Publish date: 2011-02-08
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
The Dead-Tossed Waves by Carrie Ryan Title: The Dead-Tossed Waves Author: Carrie Ryan Type: Young Adult Genre: Horror/Science Fiction/Dystopian Tea: English Breakfast, a good traditional black tea, but lacking the intensity of other black teas. Rating: 2 out of 5 *Warning Spoilers Ahead!* ...
I was a bit thrown that this book jumps forward in time and follows a different main character than the first book in the series. Once I got used to this shift I really enjoyed the story being told. Ryan's world is so well realized and atmospheric. If anything I think I enjoyed this book more than t...
Another beautifully written story by Carrie Ryan. I swear, in my opinion, she is a master of plot twists, but in the most excellent way. Throughout this book we see a major theme of "what-if's". "What if I did this" or "What if I didn't do that" or "What if I didn't go there", etc. We see the full i...
Amazing, action packed, mysterious, romantic, emotional turmoil, death/love, this book has it all. It starts off with Gaby the small girl found on the trail in The Forrest of Hands and Teeth, she's nearly grown up. Her life is thrown into a non-ending hellish rollar-coaster ride after one innocent m...