Carey, Anna (Paperback - 2012 - Spanish)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.

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In 2032, sixteen years after a deadly virus has wiped out most of the earth's population, Eve discovers the terrible fate that awaits students when they graduate from their all-girls school, and she sets off on a treacherous journey into the wilds of The New America, searching for a place where she can survive.
Authors: Carey, Anna
Statement of Responsibility: Anna Carey ; traducción de Raquel Vásquez Ramil
Uniform Title: Eve. Spanish
Title: Eve
Publisher: Barcelona :, Roca Editorial,, 2012
Edition: 1a. ed
Characteristics: 221 p. ;,24 cm.
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Report This Jan 29, 2013
  • Monikan21 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I read this book in one night. It's not as original as I would have like it but it was still good and fast paced.

this is a good book. not the best dystopian book but still very good. the second book is even better

is there a 3rd book? if there is whats the name i gotta see !!!

Report This Sep 14, 2012
  • brooklynbridges rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book was amazing except i read the second one before the first one. Still i cant wait for the third book.

Report This Sep 10, 2012
  • izzyb14 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Eve (the actual character) is really boring. I thought the story itself was interesting, but Eve just keeps making stupid choices in the book that make me sigh. If the character was more of a kickass, rebellious type this book would be way better. Or even if she was shy and quiet but observed more about people and had more depth it would have been great too. In my opinion, she has no real qualities - she's a book smart, dumb airhead. (Maybe that doesn't make sense...haha) and thus is very hard to like. The other characters are better though. I will check out the sequel when it comes out, but I think this book could have been a lot better than it was.

this all happens 20 years form now, i don`t know if i should be scared

Report This Aug 13, 2012
  • KileyP rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A super interesting premise - although I really wanted more depth and background on the way the population was wiped out, how the King managed to wrangle himself into power, etc. I struggled with a few ideas in the novel, but overall found it enjoyable and a nice quick read. While it is yes *another* dystopia, it's at least a dystopia with a twist. Eve is a tough character to love, but the supporting characters were intriguing. Looking forward to the second book, Once, to hopefully get some more background...

Report This Jul 07, 2012
  • staceykinnear rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This is a young adult version of the dystopian trope of "post-apocalyptic world needs more babies and young ladies must fulfill that need," similar to Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale. However, this book is more exciting and somewhat believable compared to a few others I've read. There is legitimate, page-turning suspense, danger, mystery, and even a little sprinkle of romance. If you are a fan of The Hunger Games you should check it out.

Report This Jun 27, 2012
  • Ron_Ron rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A good read, Carrey takes the typical dystopian theme and adds a twist. For any advent reader that wants to know "what happened next" after a plague has devastated the world, I recommend this book.

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Report This Jun 27, 2012
  • Ron_Ron rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Eve is the valedictorian at her school for girls where they have been taught that men are no good. She can't wait to graduate and begin her vocation as a muralist. However, just as graduation is around the corner she discovers a terrifying secret. There is no jobs after her schooling ends, instead the girls of her school are subjected to work that she would only think to find in a nightmare. In her desperation, Eve flees the school. By a stroke of luck she meets up with Arden, her arch-rival from school, and Caleb. With their help, Eve just might be able to escape this web of lies, in which no one knows what's truly the truth.

Report This Jun 03, 2012
  • MegK rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Eve is top of her class at School, and she can't wait to graduate and go on to learn her trade. The night before her graduation, however, she learns what really awaits the girls of her School. Terrified and disgusted, she flees into the wild. With the help of Arden--her nemesis from school--and Caleb--a boy, though she had always been taught to fear them--can she find safety...and maybe even love?

From the inside cover------Sixteen years after a deadly virus wiped out most of Earth's population, the world is a perilous place. Eighteen-year-old Eve has never been beyond the heavily guarded perimeter of her school, where she and two hundred other orphaned girls have been promised a future as the teachers and artists of the New America. But the night before graduation, Eve learns the shocking truth about her school's real purpose- and the horrifying fate that awaits her. Fleeing the only home she's ever known, Eve sets off on a long treacherous journey, searching for a place she can survive. Along the way she encounters Arden, her former rival from school, and Caleb, a rough, rebellious boy living in the wild. Separated from men her whole life, Eve has been taught to fear them but Caleb slowly wins her trust... and her heart. He promises to protect her, but when soldiers begin hunting them, Eve must choose between true love and her life.


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Report This Jun 03, 2012
  • MegK rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

“If the islands South ever vanish, even further into navy depths, my Eloise could appreciate lovely endless blues.”

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