The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
  

The Forest of Hands and Teeth

Written by Carrie Ryan

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This is a remarkable and moving debut novel that was causing waves well before it was published. The author has crafted a powerful and at times frightening tale that explores humanity’s unfailing desire not just to survive, but to live, even in its darkest hours. Beautifully written, terrifically paced and featuring one of the most relatable and identifiable characters in young adult fiction, The Forest of Hands and Teeth is set to capture the imaginations of readers of all ages with its mix of horror, redemption and sheer breathtaking storytelling. Told through the eyes of a young girl called Mary, this is set to be the debut of the year we reckon.

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The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

Surrounded by death one girl must learn what it is to live. The debut of the year: moving, scary, stunning.

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Reviews

‘Poignant and powerful, fresh and riveting’ - Publishers Weekly

‘A beautifully crafted, page-turning and powerful novel’ - Melissa Marr

About the Author

Carrie Ryan

Born and raised in Greenville, South Carolina, Carrie Ryan is a graduate of Williams College and Duke University School of Law. A former litigator, she now writes full time. She lives with her writer/lawyer fiancé, two fat cats and one large puppy in Charlotte, North Carolina. They are not at all prepared for the zombie apocalypse.

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Format

Hardback

Author

Carrie Ryan
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Author's Website

www.carrieryan.com/carrie.p...

Publisher

Orion Publishing Co

Publication date

1st July 2009

ISBN

9780575090842

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