Foretold

Foretold

14 Stories of Prophecy and Prediction

Book - 2012
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Richelle Mead, Lisa McMann, Michael Grant, Meg Cabot, Laini Taylor, and nine more of the hottest YA authors to hit the shelves explore the concepts of prophecy and prediction in this story collection edited by NYT bestselling author of The Forest of Hands and Teeth , Carrie Ryan. 

Have you ever been tempted to look into the future? To challenge predictions? To question fate? It's human nature to wonder about life's twists and turns. But is the future already written--or do you have the power to alter it?

From fantastical prophecies to predictions of how the future will transpire, Foretold is a collection of stories about our universal fascination with life's unknowns and of what is yet to come as interpreted by 14 of young adult fiction's brightest stars.

This collection includes works from:
Malinda Lo (Ash)
Lisa McMann (Wake)
Kami Garcia (Beautiful Creatures)
Margaret Stohl (Beautiful Creatures)
Laini Taylor (The Daughter of Smoke and Bone)
Michael Grant (Gone)
Saundra Mitchell (The Vespertine)
Richelle Mead (the Vampire Academy)
Matt de la Pena (I Will Save You)
Meg Cabot (The Princess Diaries)
Heather Brewer (The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod)
Diana Peterfreund (Rampant)
Simone Elkeles (Perfect Chemistry)
Carrie Ryan (The Forest of Hands and Teeth)
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, c2012.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780385741293
0385741294
Branch Call Number: YA FICTION Foretold 08/2012
Characteristics: 351 p. ;,22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Ryan, Carrie

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forever_ice17
Dec 15, 2014

Read just Laini Taylor's Gentlemen Send Phantoms. As always with Laini Taylor, it was perfection.

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mwong
Jan 27, 2014

This was a nice read. a couple of the stories were a little iffy.
I really liked 'Gentlemen Send
Phantoms', 'The Chosen One and 'Fate'.

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dprodrig
Jul 29, 2013

A lot of fun stories in this anthology, but none of them thrilled me enough to start reading and following new authors.

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sportsbookspce
Feb 10, 2013

A great book of short stories about prophecy and prediction. All the stories were good. My favourites were Gentlemen Send Phantoms, Out of the Blue, The Chosen One, and Fate. I was surprised that I enjoyed all of these short stories because usually there are a few that I do not always like.

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