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The host: a novel

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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 29
Lexile measure:
640L
Description
The author of the Twilight series of #1 bestsellers delivers her brilliant first novel for adults: a gripping story of love and betrayal in a future with the fate of humanity at stake. Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of their human hosts while leaving their bodies intact, and most of humanity has succumbed. Wanderer, the invading "soul" who has been given Melanie's body, knew about the challenges of living inside a human: the overwhelming emotions, the too vivid memories. But there was one difficulty Wanderer didn't expect: the former tenant of her body refusing to relinquish possession of her mind. Melanie fills Wanderer's thoughts with visions of the man Melanie loves--Jared, a human who still lives in hiding. Unable to separate herself from her body's desires, Wanderer yearns for a man she's never met. As outside forces make Wanderer and Melanie unwilling allies, they set off to search for the man they both love. Featuring what may be the first love triangle involving only two bodies, THE HOST is a riveting and unforgettable novel that will bring a vast new readership to one of the most compelling writers of our time.
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ISBN:
9780316068048
9780316174602
9780316218511
9781600245657
9781415955871
9780316068055
9780316218504
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.5, 29 Points
Lexile measure:
640L
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Grouped Work ID 58f9c8f0-8fab-7976-70a4-0c96e09bbc8b
Grouping Title host
Grouping Author meyer stephenie
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-22 05:11:20AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-22 05:15:16AM

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author Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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display_description The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of their human hosts while leaving their bodies intact, and most of humanity has succumbed. But Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. Wanderer, the invading "soul" who has been given Melanie's body, knew about the challenges of living inside a human: the overwhelming emotions, the too vivid memories. But there was one difficulty Wanderer didn't expect: the former tenant of her body refusing to relinquish possession of her mind. Melanie fills Wanderer's thoughts with visions of the man Melanie loves--Jared, a human who still lives in hiding. Unable to separate herself from her body's desires, Wanderer yearns for a man she's never met. As outside forces make Wanderer and Melanie unwilling allies, they set off to search for the man they both love.--From publisher description.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Betrayal -- Fiction, Biological invasions -- Fiction, Love stories, Science fiction, Spirit possession -- Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction
title_display The host : a novel
title_full The Host A Novel, The host : a novel / Stephenie Meyer, The host [sound recording] : a novel / Stephenie Meyer
title_short The host :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Audiobooks, Betrayal, Biological invasions, Fiction, Romance, Science Fiction, Spirit possession, Triangles (Interpersonal relations)