Transparent by Natalie WhippleTransparent by Natalie Whipple


byNatalie Whipple

Paperback | May 21, 2013

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Transparent’s Fiona McClean could be a superhero. She has a mutation that allows her to become invisible. But her father, a Las Vegas crime lord, forces her to use her power for evil. Since she was five, she’s been stealing cars, robbing banks, and spying on people.
Fiona’s had enough, so she escapes to a small town far from her father’s reach. Happiness is hard to find surrounded by a mother she hates, a brother she can’t trust, and a guy at school she can’t stand, but Fiona manages to make some friends. And when her father finally tracks her down, Fiona discovers how far she’ll go to protect everyone she’s come to love.
Fans of strong heroines like Daughter of Smoke and Bone’s Karou or Maximum Ride’s Max will fall in love with Transparent by Natalie Whipple.

Natalie Whipple loves testing new concoctions in the kitchen, and sometimes pretends she's actually mixing potions instead. Her food has yet to curse anyone, which she supposes is a good thing. Along with cooking, Natalie loves anime, kdrama, drawing, and exercising (so she can eat more food). She lives in Utah with her three kids and ...
Title:TransparentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.83 inPublished:May 21, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062120166

ISBN - 13:9780062120168


Rated 3 out of 5 by from More like 3.8 stars It was a pretty fun dystopian novel that had a few new elements but several old ones. But I have to say that this book did not blow me away like I wanted it to #plumreviews
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Okay I'm classifying this as contemporary because the whole abilities thing didn't take any sort of precedence besides causing a lot of angst. I dunno, it was cute, which was not what I was expecting. I was expecting more awesome kick-butt power-usage. Oh well. I still enjoyed it.
Date published: 2017-01-18

Editorial Reviews

“Readers looking for a romantic action/adventure with a fresh and engaging X-men-ish sci-fi twist will find it here.”