Eve

Eve

Book - 2011 | First edition.
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The first book in Anna Carey's chilling Eve trilogy, Eve is perfect for fans of The Handmaiden's Tale.

After a deadly virus wiped out most of Earth's population, the world is a terrifying place. Eighteen-year-old Eve has grown up isolated from the rest of the destroyed world in an all-girls school. But it isn't until the night before her graduation that she discovers what her duties will be once she graduates.

To avoid the horrifying fate that awaits her, Eve flees the only home she's ever known. On the run, she encounters Caleb, a rough, rebellious boy living in the wild. Eve knows she shouldn't trust him, but he slowly wins her confidence...and her heart. He promises to protect her, but when soldiers begin hunting them, Eve must choose between true love and her life.



Eve is the first book in Anna Carey's trilogy, full of romance, adventure, sacrifice, all set in a near future that is both wonderfully strange, and chillingly familiar.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, [2011]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9780062048509
0062048503
Branch Call Number: YA FIC Carey
Characteristics: 322 pages.

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reaganhutchinson
Jun 27, 2019

I love how the writer wrote in the way that you can keep reading, but the mistakes of the main character becomes unbelievable. She clueless of something then knows others. just doesnt make sense. Her education should made her an ounce smarter. But I'm not done. Worth a read. No regrets. I need to remember she's like a child at heart.

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a_c
Apr 03, 2016

The mc irritated me so much I immediately marked it as DNF.

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M_D
Jul 06, 2014

I loved this book! Some parts of the story are completely unpredictable. Normally I know what's going to happen and when, but with Anna's Eve trilogy, I was so surprised. The story line is unique with so many twists and turns throughout the series. I will guarantee any person who reads this book that they will be surprised at least 3 times.

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Nymeria23
Apr 21, 2014

A very good book. I wasn't sure bout it in the beginning, but I grew to love the characters and be pleasantly disturbed by the new society. I thought Eve underwent immense character development, finally emerging as a strong, determined, understandable person in a world of turmoil. The ending totally left me surprised- definitely Not what I was expecting. Do I like it even more for that? Yes

Monikan21 Jan 29, 2013

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.

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Futuregohangurl
Jan 25, 2013

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

drounds16 Dec 19, 2012

Loved it

JULIE MASHKULLI Sep 26, 2012

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

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brooklynbridges
Sep 14, 2012

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

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izzyb14
Sep 10, 2012

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.

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Feb 08, 2014

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Ron_Ron
Jun 27, 2012

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.

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MegK
Jun 03, 2012

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?

paigers9081 Nov 26, 2011

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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MegK
Jun 03, 2012

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

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