Across the universe is a trilogy of young adult science fiction novels written by american author beth revis. Across the universe series in order beth revis fictiondb. Jan 11, 2011 beth revis has a really engaging writing that gives every single character of her godspeed inhabitants a unique and very authentic voice, especially amy and elder as the two protagonists. It would have looked like a coffin, but coffins have pillows and look a lot more comfortable.
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Across the universe is the first in a planned trilogy. Across the universe ebook by beth revis 9781101486085. She is best known for the across the universe trilogy, which consists of the novels across the universe, a million suns and shades of earth. Ive seen it on numerous book blogs and on the shelves of book stores. Across the universe by beth revis at the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free across the universe by beth revis. And this time it all builds to one mindbending conclusion. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. She has left her boyfriend, friendsand planetbehind to join her parents as a member of project ark ship. Beth revis this was only a short video i presented to my class a long time ago so i figured id put it here, however, this is not the official trailer for.
Across the universe, beth revis fanfiction archive. Listen to across the universe audiobook by beth revis. She has left her boyfriend, friendsand planetbehind to. Across the universe author, beth revis, will appear on nprwamcs the roundtable tonight. Book 1 in the new york times bestselling trilogy, perfect for fans of battlestar gallactica and passengers. Amys family chooses cryogenics so they can be defrosted when the spaceship godspeed completes its 300year journey to a new planet. Despite any differences that exist between any members of the residents of godspeed, there is always complete adherence to any rules put forth by eldest, the eldest member of the ships residents and its ruler. But i have never read anything like these series called across the universe, a million suns and shades of. Across the universe is the first book in a trilogy and i really liked it. Book 1 in the new york times bestselling trilogy, perfect for fans of battlestar gallactica and prometheus. Create an account and send a request for reading to other users. Across the universe is a book that you will get lost in and completely forget about the rest of the world.
Young adult, science fiction, mystery, dystopian, romance heat rating. Beth revis has a really engaging writing that gives every single character of her godspeed inhabitants a unique and very authentic voice, especially amy and elder as the two protagonists. By splitting the narrative between two firstperson perspectives, revis dodges a lot of the selfabsorption that. In a million suns, beth deepens the mystery with action, suspense, romance, and deep philosophical questions. Jan 11, 2011 listen to across the universe audiobook by beth revis. Beth revis had the tough task of introducing a whole new planet into the story while also wrapping up plot lines from the previous books, and she managed to do that oh, so well. Seventeen yearold amy and her parents join a team of scientists and military personnel who will endure 300 years of cryogenically induced sleep as they travel across space to form a colony on a new planet.
The conspiracy plot of across the universe is very wellconstructed by beth revis. Amy and elder have finally left the oppressive walls of the spaceship godspeed behind. Theyre ready to start life afreshto build a homeon centauriearth, the planet that amy has traveled 25 trillion. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Provides across the universe lit pdf a love out of time a spaceship built of secrets and murder seventeen year old amy joins her parents as frozen cargo aboard the vast spaceship godspeed and. The final book in the new york times bestselling trilogy, perfect for fans of battlestar galactica and prometheus. Up till now i have read 256 novels and i loved every single one of them because this world of stories is the inbetween world for me and i can live countless lives in it. Reading across the universe author beth revis biography. This onepage guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of across the universe by beth revis. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. On amazon, this book is recommend for 10th grade or above. Read across the universe by beth revis available from rakuten kobo.
Across the universe by beth revis a bookish journey. Across the universe by beth revis kansas city public library. This detailed literature summary also contains topics for discussion on across the universe by beth revis. I think that may be because its interesting how authors interpret things that may happen in the future, etc. As of late, ive been really into science fiction and distopian novels. Seventeenyearold amy joins her parents as frozen cargo aboard the vast spaceship godspeed and expects to awaken on a new planet, three hundred years in the future. Revis first published novel was across the universe, which debuted on. Now throw in a couple of teenagers and some frozen parents, and youve got across the universe by beth revis revis first introduces us to amy, as she and her parents are about to be frozen for their journey through space. The story begins with amy and her parents they are about to be cryogenically frozen. Theyre ready to start life afreshto build a homeon centauriearth, the planet that amy has traveled 25 trillion miles across the universe to experience. The complete series list for across the universe beth revis. The young adult sciencefiction trilogy, across the universe 2011, by beth. Beth revis is an american author of fantasy and science fiction, mainly for the young adult audience. Beth revis lives in rural north carolina with her husband and dog, and believes space is nowhere near the final frontier.
I read the entire thing in one night and went back to the store the next day to buy the second book, a million sons. Science fictionfantasy, young adult, dystopian publisher. Across the universe by beth revis unabridged audiobook narrated by lauren ambrose and carlos santos length. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read shades of earth. It is unique with its mix of part space travel, part thriller and part romance. Across the universe by beth revis fanmade trailer youtube. Imagine a star treklike story with a huge spaceship traveling across the galaxy in search of a new world.
Mar 03, 2011 buy across the universe by revis, beth isbn. If you love across the universe, be sure to like the facebook fan page. Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the spaceship godspeed. Across the universe by beth revis by brandon ruiz on prezi. Across the universe, beth reviss debut young adult novel, is the story of the first ship that sets out from earth to colonize a planet around another star system. Create marketing content that resonates with prezi video.
If i would have to name a captain of my space mission it would definitely. Adherence to the rules is one of the main themes in across the universe by beth revis. We meet amy originally just before she and her parents are cryongenically frozen to travel aboard a ship we later learn is called godspeed to start a new civilization on a new planet, 350 years away. Across the universe series by beth revis writing power. Across the universe by beth revis begins with 17 year old amy martin and her parents, maria and robert, in a cryo lab, deciding who will be frozen first. Planet of the apes by pierre boulle click here for book club questions.
An across the universe novel ebook written by beth revis. Reading across the universe author beth revis biography books. Beth revis has 39 books on goodreads with 688969 ratings. An unforgettable opening scene, in which amy watches her parents climb into glass boxes to be agonizingly frozen alive and then submits to being frozen herself, launches this riveting thriller about space travel, secrets, murder and realpolitik. I kept passing across the universe in the bookstore, picking it up, and just putting it back down. This is a novel about the ultimate survival of a society that is trapped deep in space on a ship hundreds of years overdue to land in a new world.
Supersummary, a modern alternative to sparknotes and cliffsnotes, offers highquality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. Beth revis catapulted readers into the far reaches of space with her new york times bestselling debut, across the universe. Mar 14, 2011 but overall, this book keeps you thinking long after youve shut the cover. Her pale white skin pressed flat against the bottom of the box. The young adult sciencefiction trilogy, across the universe 2011, by. Across the universe by beth revis by have2sing see profile 021415.1467 580 875 1366 1433 590 991 835 1430 54 1000 461 393 1371 1421 92 999 1149 67 1116 744 1406 815 370 675 279 1362 1457 464 552 617 1537 635 325 468 911 183 1396 1457 1469 206 387 239 1170 525 1023 313