In The End by Demitria LunettaIn The End by Demitria Lunetta

In The End

byDemitria Lunetta

Paperback | June 23, 2015

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The thrilling conclusion to the survival story In the After, set in a near future where Earth has been overrun by vicious, predatory creatures.

It's been three months since Amy escaped New Hope, and she's been surviving on her own, like she did in the After. Then one day, her former fellow Guardian's voice rings out in her earpiece. And in a desperate tone, Kay utters the four words Amy had hoped she would never hear: Dr. Reynolds has Baby. Now it's a race against time. In order to save Baby, Amy must make her way to Fort Black, a prison turned survivor colony, where she will need to find Ken, Kay's brother. He alone holds the key to Baby's survival.

But one small slipup could set off a downward spiral that would not only cost Baby and Amy their lives, but threaten the very survival of the people in the After.

Chicago native Demitria Lunetta is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and a faithful follower of all things YA on her blog www.demitrialunetta.blogspot.com. She holds a BA in Human Ecology and has spent countless hours studying the many ways in which people are capable of bringing about their own destru...
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Title:In The EndFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 1.05 inPublished:June 23, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062105493

ISBN - 13:9780062105493

Reviews

Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not particularly impressed While it didn't suffer from a fatal case of Multiple Personality Disorder to the extent that the first book did, there was still something about the way it couldn't decide on a bad guy or a solid tone that rubbed me the wrong way. It was also a bit ridiculous, from scientists who suddenly turn out to have massive God-complexes and rant maniacally about starting the apocalypse to other scientists who randomly kill everyone. It was like Lunetta was trying to make the bad guys bad so hard, they stopped making any sense as characters. Throw in some convenient solutions, gratuitous death and violence, and quick resolutions, and the whole thing was a bit of a mess. It does get props for some good girl friendships and a very determined heroine, but other than that, a big ol' eh.
Date published: 2017-01-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Loved it In the End is one of those reads that will remind you how grateful you are to be living in reality instead of their fictional world. This world is horrid. Full of people who will kill you for your food and supplies. And most importantly the people who you once knew can be turned into monsters that kill you. The biggest truth about the Floraes was revealed in the first book, but we get more of an explanation in the sequel. This was great read full of action and I'm always up for those. I love how fierce and strong Amy is. She protects Jacks from harm when he's the scared one. She's been out in the wild for so long protecting Baby that she knows how to take care of herself and others on instinct. Jack didn't and he was scared. His fear made him even more vulnerable. Jacks has a good heart even though I didn't trust him at first, I grew to like him as well. The prison part deftly reminded me of The Walking Dead. Maybe prisons will be the haven needed in post-apocalyptic worlds because they're used frequently and often in fictional stories like this one. The pacing and dialogue were standard and I just have to say that Amy and her synth-suit were kick ass. If she didn't have one, she wouldn't be standing upright at all. I kind of missed Baby a lot and finding out what happened to her made me sad. Overall, this is a great dualogy and I highly recommend it if you're looking for a apocalyptic read..A smart apocalyptic read.
Date published: 2014-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I loved this book! I had read the first book and absolutely loved it! When I heard there was a second one, I had to pre order it! I'm so glad I did, it was an amazing conclusion to the series!
Date published: 2014-07-14

Editorial Reviews

“The lightning-swift pace and strong female characters create a satisfying page-turner that offers as happy an ending as one can expect in such a world.”