The Host: A Novel

Mass Market Paperback | August 1, 2011

byStephenie Meyer

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Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of human hosts while leaving their bodies intact. Wanderer, the invading "soul" who has been given Melanie's body, didn't expect to find its former tenant refusing to relinquish possession of her mind.

As Melanie fills Wanderer's thoughts with visions of Jared, a human who still lives in hiding, Wanderer begins to yearn for a man she's never met. Reluctant allies, Wanderer and Melanie set off to search for the man they both love.

Featuring one of the most unusual love triangles in literature, THE HOSTis a riveting and unforgettable novel about the persistence of love and the essence of what it means to be human.

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Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of human hosts while leaving their bodies intact. Wanderer, the invading "soul" who has been given Melanie's body, didn't expect to find its former tenant refusing to relinquish possession of her mind.As Melanie fills Wanderer's thoug...

Stephenie Meyer is the author of the #1 bestselling Twilight Saga andThe Host. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in English literature, and she lives with her husband and three young sons in Arizona.

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Format:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:864 pages, 7.5 × 4.5 × 1.5 inPublished:August 1, 2011Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0316043044

ISBN - 13:9780316043045

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Weirdly enjoyable I've read this book a couple times in the years since it came out and although it's definitely not the best book ever written it's weirdly enjoyable
Date published: 2016-12-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from meh wasn't that great
Date published: 2016-11-13

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"A brilliant and fascinating premise.... Its mix of adventure and new love on a new Earth is just right to get lost in this summer."-Sherri Hallgren, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette