Sunday In Bed With… Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin

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Sunday In Bed With… is a weekly meme by Kate @ Midnight Book Girl.

The meme dares to ask what book has been in your bed this morning? Come share what book you’ve spent time curled up reading in bed, or which book you wish you had time to read today!

Today, the book I’m reading is Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin.

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Nell Crane has always been an outsider. In a city devastated by an epidemic, where survivors are all missing parts—an arm, a leg, an eye—her father is the famed scientist who created the biomechanical limbs everyone now uses. But Nell is the only one whose mechanical piece is on the inside: her heart. Since the childhood operation, she has ticked. Like a clock, like a bomb. As her community rebuilds, everyone is expected to contribute to the society’s good . . . but how can Nell live up to her father’s revolutionary idea when she has none of her own?

Then she finds a mannequin hand while salvaging on the beach—the first boy’s hand she’s ever held—and inspiration strikes. Can Nell build her own companion in a world that fears advanced technology? The deeper she sinks into this plan, the more she learns about her city—and her father, who is hiding secret experiments of his own.

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Sounds cool, doesn’t it? Actually, the cover caught my eye after which the synopsis pulled me in. I’m about 20% through and the book seems pretty interesting so far. I’m excited to finish it!

What book is on your nightstand/bed? shameeka

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