Lissa Price - Author

About the Author

Lissa Price has written children's television for Jim Henson Productions and is an award-winning screenwriter. She lives in the foothills of Southern California, but has previously travelled the world; walking with elephants in Botswana, swimming with penguins in the Galapagos and travelling with nomads in India. When she sat down to write, she found that the most surprising journeys were still inside her mind.

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Enders

Enders

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 14/06/2016

Cititi continuarea romanului Starters!Starters: In urma razboiului biologic care a decimat locuitorii de varsta medie, Los Angeles-ul a ramas populat doar de tineri si... batrani.Ca sa faca rost de bani pentru a-si ajuta fratele bolnav, Callie, in varsta de saisprezece ani, face un pact periculos: merge la Banca de Corpuri si accepta sa isi inchirieze trupul unor batrani instariti care platesc pentru a redeveni, chiar si pentru scurt timp, tineri.Enders: Aceasta diabolica Banca de Corpuri este distrusa acum!Dar tinerii carora li s-au implantat cipuri continua sa fie controlati si manipulati de Enderi. Callie este urmarita de o fiinta sinistra! Nu mai stie ce e real si ce e fabricat in existenta ei, dar este pregatita sa lupte pentru adevar si o viata normala. Cu orice pret!O poveste inteligenta, inventiva, care te tine in alerta!"e; - Dean KoontzRasturnarile de situatie se tin lant, nu veti avea timp sa respirati. O lectura intensa, superba, tulburatoare... cu un final care va rasplati cititorii."e; - Kirkus ReviewsPlin de adrenalina! Fanii Starters vor fi inrobiti!"e; - BooklistAm facut un pas spre el, pana cand fetele aproape ca ni s-au atins. Avea un miros minunat, de lemn si de iarba, la fel ca altadata.Ne-am sarutat. A fost... altfel decat inainte.A inceput la fel, matasea buzelor lui, aroma pielii. Dar scanteia pe care o simtisem candva, fiorul acela electric dulce, disparuse. (...) Poate ca vina imi apartinea. Poate ca eram tulburata.Relaxeaza te. Gaseste-o.Dar m-am oprit. M-am retras.Nu."e;Volumul de debut al Lissei Price, Starters, este publicat in peste treizeci de tari si a fost inclus in lista International Reading Association 2013.Starters a castigat Crimezone Best YA Thriller Award in Olanda, Premiul Eselsohr pentru cea mai buna carte dedicata adolescentilor in Germania si apare in majoritatea listelor de recomandari de lectura ale bibliotecilor americane, dar si in topul preferintelor cititorilor pe site-urile Barnes&Noble, Goodreads, Amazon.

Enders

Enders

Author: Lissa Price Format: Paperback Release Date: 07/05/2015

With the Prime Destinations body bank destroyed, Callie no longer has to rent herself out to creepy Enders. But Enders can still get inside her mind and make her do things she doesn't want to do. Like hurt someone she loves. Having the chip removed could save Callie's life - but it could also silence the voice in her head that might belong to her father. Callie has flashes of her ex-renter Helena's memories, too . . . and the Old Man is back, filling her with fear. Who is real and who is masquerading in a teen body? The thrilling sequel to Starters.

Portrat eines Spenders

Portrat eines Spenders

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 13/04/2015

In der Zukunft gibt es nur noch sehr alte und junge Menschen. Mittellos kampfen die 16-jahrige Callie und ihr kleiner Bruder auf der Strae ums Uberleben. Callie entschliet sich daher zu dem Undenkbaren: Sie verleiht ihren Korper an einen alten Menschen, dessen Bewusstsein ihren Korper ubernimmt und der so wieder jung sein kann. Doch alles verlauft anders als geplant ... Wie es nach "e;Portrat eines Spenders"e; weitergeht, erfahrst du im Roman "e;Enders"e; bei ivi.

Enders

Enders

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 07/01/2014

The riveting conclusion to the international bestsellingsci-fi thriller STARTERS!Would you rent out your body to the elderly so they could be young again?Someone is after Starters like Callie and Michaelteens with chips in their brains. They want to experiment on anyone left over from Prime DestinationsStarters who can be controlled and manipulated. With the body bank destroyed, Callie no longer has to rent herself out to creepy Enders. But Enders can still get inside her mind and make her do things she doesn't want to do. Like hurt someone she loves. Having the chip removed could save her lifebut it could also silence the voice in her head that might belong to her father. Callie has flashes of her ex-renter Helena's memories, too . . . and the Old Man is back, filling her with fear. Who is real and who is masquerading in a teen body?No one is ever who they appear to be, not even the Old Man. Determined to find out who he really is and grasping at the hope of a normal life for herself and her younger brother, Callie is ready to fight for the truth. Even if it kills her.Praise for ENDERS:';Adrenaline-fueled . . . Fans of Starters will gobble this up.'Booklist';Delightfully disturbing.'Kirkus Reviews"e;A thrilling post-apocalyptic story that will keep readers on the edge of their seats from start to finish."e; --Children's Literature

Portrait of a Donor: A Starters Story

Portrait of a Donor: A Starters Story

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 07/01/2014

Adigital-only short storyset in the STARTERS world, told from Briona's point of view.Would you rent out your body to the elderly so they could be young again?Includes asneak peek atthe sequel to STARTERS, Lissa Price's ENDERS, where Callie is ready to fight for the trutheven if it kills her.PRAISE FOR STARTERS: ';A bona fide page-turner.' MTV.com ';A smart, swift, inventive, altogether gripping story.' DEAN KOONTZ ';Readers who have been waiting for a worthy successor to Suzanne Collins'sThe Hunger Gameswill find it here. Dystopian sci-fi at its best.' Los Angeles Times ';A must-read for fans ofThe Hunger GamesandLegend.Fast-paced, romantic, and thought-provoking.' Justine

Portrait of a Donor  (Short Story)

Portrait of a Donor (Short Story)

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 10/12/2013

Go inside the mind of a Donor in Portrait of a Donor, an exclusive ebook original short story by Lissa Price. The ebook is a perfect entryway into the world of Starters, and a must-read for fans who've already read the novel and the other ebook original short stories, Portrait of a Starter and Portrait of a Marshal.

Starters

Starters

Author: Lissa Price Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/07/2013

First, Callie lost her parents. Then she lost her home. And, finally, she lost her body. But she will stop at nothing to get it back . . . Callie and her little brother are on the run, living as squatters, fighting off unclaimed renegades who would kill for a cookie. But with the Body Bank comes a promise of much-needed cash, and with it, hope. And then despair . . . The Bank allows teenagers to rent out their bodies to those who want to be young again. But Callie's renter intends to do more than party in her body. She intends to murder . . .

Enders

Enders

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 14/05/2013

Die 16-jahrige Callie lebt in einer Welt, in der eine unheimliche Katastrophe alle getotet hat, die nicht schnell genug geimpft werden konnten - nur sehr junge und sehr alte Menschen haben uberlebt. Wahrend die Alten ihren Reichtum seitdem stetig mehren, verfallen die Jungen einer anscheinend ausweglosen Armut. Die einzige Moglichkeit fur die jugendlichen Starters, an Geld zu kommen, war bislang die Body Bank. Dort konnten sie ihre Korper an alte Menschen vermieten, um so ihr Uberleben zu sichern. Callie ist es gelungen, die Machenschaften des skrupellosenInstituts zu stoppen. Doch nun sieht sie sich einer viel greren Gefahr gegenber: Der Old Man, der mysterise Leiter der Body Bank, ist entkommen und trachtet Callie nach dem Leben. In einer erbarmungslosen Jagd wird ihr klar, dass das Geheimnis des Old Man dunkler ist, als sie es jemals erahnen konnte. Denn der Schlssel dazu liegt in ihrer eigenen Vergangenheit verborgen.

Portrait of a Marshal (Short Story)

Portrait of a Marshal (Short Story)

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 10/07/2012

Are all Enders evil? Not quite. Go inside the mind of a Marshal in Portrait of a Marshal, an exclusive ebook original short story by Lissa Price. The ebook is a perfect entryway into the world of Starters, and a must-read for fans who've already read the novel and the first ebook original short story, Portrait of a Starter.

Portrait of a Marshal: A Starters Story

Portrait of a Marshal: A Starters Story

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 10/07/2012

Are all Enders evil? Not quite. Go inside the mind of a Marshal inthis digital-only short storyset in the STARTERS world.PRAISE FOR STARTERS:';A bona fide page-turner.' MTV.com';A smart, swift, inventive, altogether gripping story.' DEAN KOONTZ';Readers who have been waiting for a worthy successor to Suzanne Collins'sThe Hunger Gameswill find it here. Dystopian sci-fi at its best.' Los Angeles Times';A must-read for fans ofThe Hunger GamesandLegend.Fast-paced, romantic, and thought-provoking.' Justine

Starters

Starters

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 13/03/2012

An international bestsellerpublished in over thirty countries, thisriveting sci-fi dystopic thriller is ';a bona fide page-turner.' --MTV.comCallie lost her parents when the Spore Wars wiped out everyone between the ages of twenty and sixty. She and her little brother, Tyler, go on the run, living as squatters with their friend Michael and fighting off renegades who would kill them for a cookie.Callie's only hope is Prime Destinations, a disturbing place in Beverly Hills run by a mysterious figure known as the Old Man. He hires teens to rent their bodies to Endersseniors who want to be young again. Callie, desperate for the money that will keep her, Tyler, and Michael alive, agrees to be a donor. But the neurochip they place in Callie's head malfunctions and she wakes up in the life of her renter.Callie soon discovers that her renter intends to do more than partyand that Prime Destinations' plans are more evil than she could ever have imagined. . . .Praise for STARTERS:';A smart, swift, inventive, altogether gripping story.' #1New York Timesbestselling author DEAN KOONTZ';Compelling, pulse-pounding, exciting . . . Don't miss it!'New York Timesbestselling author Melissa Marr';Readers who have been waiting for a worthy successor to Suzanne Collins's The Hunger Games will find it here. Dystopian sci-fi at its best.' Los Angeles Times';Intriguing, thought-provoking and addictive.' BookReporter.com';Readers will stay hooked. . . . Constantly rising stakes keep this debut intense.' Kirkus Reviews';Fast-paced dystopian fiction. . . . The inevitable sequel can't appear soon enough.' Booklist"e;Intriguing, fast-paced . . . Fans of dystopian novels will be completely engaged and clamoring for the sequel."e; School Library Journal';Addictive and alluring.' Examiner.com';Chilling and riveting.' Shelf-Awareness.com';A must-read for fans of The Hunger Games and Legend. Fast-paced, romantic, and thought-provoking.' Justine

Starters

Starters

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 12/03/2012

Die Body Bank, ein mysterioses wissenschaftliches Institut, bietet Callie eine einzigartige Moglichkeit, an Geld zu kommen: Sie lasst ihr Bewusstsein ausschalten, wahrend eine reiche Mieterin die Kontrolle uber ihren Korper ubernimmt. Aber Callie erwacht fruher als geplant, in einem fremden Leben. Sie bewohnt plotzlich eine teure Villa, verfugt uber Luxus im Uberfluss und verliebt sich in den jungen Blake. Doch bald findet sie heraus, dass ihr Korper nur zu einem Zweck gemietet wurde - um einen furchtbaren Plan zu verwirklichen, den Callie um jeden Preis verhindern muss ...

Portrait of a Starter (Short Story)

Portrait of a Starter (Short Story)

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 14/02/2012

See how it all starts for Callie and Michael in Portrait of a Starter, an exclusive ebook original short story by debut author Lissa Price. This episode sets the scene for Starters, published April 2012.

Portrait of a Starter: A Starters Story

Portrait of a Starter: A Starters Story

Author: Lissa Price Format: eBook Release Date: 14/02/2012

See how it starts for Callie and Michael inthis digital-only short storyset in the STARTERS world, told from Michael's point of view. PRAISE FOR STARTERS:';A bona fide page-turner.' MTV.com';A smart, swift, inventive, altogether gripping story.' DEAN KOONTZ';Readers who have been waiting for a worthy successor to Suzanne Collins'sThe Hunger Gameswill find it here. Dystopian sci-fi at its best.' Los Angeles Times';A must-read for fans ofThe Hunger GamesandLegend.Fast-paced, romantic, and thought-provoking.' Justine

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