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The Chosen One

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 2,844 Ratings and 1,088 Reviews

Book Description

Thirteen-year-old Kyra has grown up in an isolated community without questioning the fact that her father has three wives and she has twenty brothers and sisters. That is, without questioning it much-if you don't count her visits to the Ironton County Mobile Library on Wheels to read forbidden books, or her secret meetings with Joshua, the boy she hopes to choose for herself instead of having a... More

Book Information
PublisherSt. Martin's Press
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages224
Publication Date08/31/2010
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About Carol Lynch Williams (Author) : Carol Lynch Williams is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Carol Lynch Williams include Pretty Like Us, Every Kid Needs Games You can Play o... more
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10/27/2010 Tara Lohse said:
I read this book in one evening, in fact I finished it in the parking lot at work. I could not put it down. It was pretty intense. I thought the author dealt with the religous aspects of the storyline in a way that the story could have been from almost any culture/religon. I'd recommend it to both y... more

tags: I read, Teen Fiction, Polygamy, Cults

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