The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die

The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die

Book - 2013
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"She doesn't know who she is. She doesn't know where she is, or why. All she knows when she comes to in a ransacked cabin is that there are two men arguing over whether or not to kill her. And that she must run. Follow Cady and Ty (her accidental savior turned companion), as they race against the clock to stay alive"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780805095418
0805095411
9780805099034
Branch Call Number: FICTION Hen
Characteristics: 213 pages ; 22 cm

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CRRL_CraigGraziano Jun 25, 2015

Henry's books offer high intensity in an accessible package, and The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die is no different. It is a suspenseful thriller for the middle school crowd, twisting and turning every which way for the sake of survival!

Read more at: http://www.librarypoint.org/girl_who_was_sup... Read More »

Cady has amnesia. When she regains consciousness she in on the floor of a cabin and two of her fingernails are missing. She spends the next 48 hours trying to escape her captors and figure out who she is and why someone wants her dead.


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Lily_B123
Apr 28, 2017

In complete honesty, I went into this book with semi-low expectations. I was automatically under the impression that this would be just another cheesy mystery novel directly after reading the summery. Boy was I wrong! This is easily on of the most in depth and thrilling books I have read in a long while. Highly recommend!

cmlibrary_aghilton Jun 03, 2016

Great suspense read. Very difficult to put down. I read it in just over an hour and I was in a complete trance the whole time.

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PoetryAddict
Jul 08, 2015

This was an amazing read!! Once i started it i couldn't put it down! It is a very suspenseful and interesting read, I would definitley recommend it to anybody who enjoys a good mystery(:

CRRL_CraigGraziano Jun 25, 2015

Henry's books offer high intensity in an accessible package, and The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die is no different. It is a suspenseful thriller for the middle school crowd, twisting and turning every which way for the sake of survival!

Read more at: http://www.librarypoint.org/girl_who_was_supposed_to_die_henry

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Aandrews19
Jan 08, 2015

This title is a fast-paced thriller that keeps you guessing with every twist and turn. The main character suffers from a near complete loss of memory at the start of the book and her understanding of who she is is only further complicated by the web of lies spun publicly by her pursuers. If you can look past some of the less believable aspects of the plot line, this is a great read to cozy up with on a rainy afternoon.

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kavleen1
Aug 04, 2014

very beautifuuly written

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k032199ks
Jul 18, 2014

amazing book!! can never put it down adn before you know it, you will be finished.

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cehernandez
Jun 20, 2014

Love it

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BUNBUN1978
May 23, 2014

This book was exciting and fast paced and good page tuner. Pretty good read a tad unbelievable that Caddy was always able to outsmart the bad guys but still i enjoyed this book.

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emilyswartzer
Aug 08, 2013

16-year old Cady Scott wakes up in a cabin, but here's the catch: She doesn't know who she is. The only thing she knows is that someone is trying to kill her and she doesn't know why. She knocks out the guy reflexively and steals his car. She goes to the nearest police station. They get a call from Sagebrush saying that she is an escaped mental patient. She knows it can't be true. Cady finds a McDonalds, where she meets Ty. He takes her to his apartment where he hides her from the police. Cady learns that her parents made an important discovery while at work, and that the company they work for, Z-Biotech, wants to use it against the world. She must figure out how to stop them from getting it before it's too late. In my opinion, this book is an average "I have to be a horror story". It is depicted as a creepy book, but it's really not that scary. Overall a good read.

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Jul 18, 2014

k032199ks thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 21 and 13

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red_falcon_467
Jun 24, 2015

The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die By April Henry is about this girl who doesn't know who she can trust. She believes someone is out to find and kill her. Is it true? Or, is it all in her head.... read to find out.

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k032199ks
Jul 18, 2014

basiclly, shw was kidnapped by people that wanted her parnts secret that could change the face of science forever.

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k032199ks
Jul 18, 2014

"i was chnged forever"

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