The human race is all but extinct after a war with Partials—engineered organic beings identical to humans—has decimated the population. Reduced to only tens of thousands by RM, a weaponized virus to which only a fraction of humanity is immune, the survivors in North America have huddled together on Long Island while the Partials have mysteriously retreated. The threat of the Partials is still imminent, but, worse, no baby has been born immune to RM in more than a decade. Our time is running out.

Kira, a sixteen-year-old medic-in-training, is on the front lines of this battle, seeing RM ravage the community while mandatory pregnancy laws have pushed what's left of humanity to the brink of civil war, and she's not content to stand by and watch. But as she makes a desperate decision to save the last of her race, she will find that the survival of humans and Partials alike rests in her attempts to uncover the connections between them—connections that humanity has forgotten, or perhaps never even knew were there.

Dan Wells, acclaimed author of I Am Not a Serial Killer, takes readers on a pulsepounding journey into a world where the very concept of what it means to be human is in question—one where our humanity is both our greatest liability and our only hope for survival.

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  • 001_Partials

    Duration: 34min

  • 002_Chapter 2

    Duration: 12min

  • 003_Chapter 3

    Duration: 14min

  • 004_Chapter 4

    Duration: 12min

  • 005_Chapter 5

    Duration: 15min

  • 006_Chapter 6

    Duration: 21min

  • 007_Chapter 7

    Duration: 21min

  • 008_Chapter 8

    Duration: 41min

  • 009_Chapter 9

    Duration: 20min

  • 010_Chapter 10

    Duration: 11min

  • 011_Chapter 11

    Duration: 08min

  • 012_Chapter 12

    Duration: 29min

  • 013_Chapter 13

    Duration: 21min

  • 014_Chapter 14

    Duration: 35min

  • 015_Chapter 15

    Duration: 30min

  • 016_Chapter 16

    Duration: 12min

  • 017_Chapter 17

    Duration: 19min

  • 018_Chapter 18

    Duration: 46min

  • 019_Chapter 19

    Duration: 25min

  • 020_Chapter 20

    Duration: 18min

  • 021_Chapter 21

    Duration: 27min

  • 022_Chapter 22

    Duration: 11min

  • 023_Chapter 23

    Duration: 11min

  • 024_Chapter 24

    Duration: 29min

  • 025_Chapter 25

    Duration: 20min

  • 026_Chapter 26

    Duration: 26min

  • 027_Chapter 27

    Duration: 23min

  • 028_Chapter 28

    Duration: 27min

  • 029_Chapter 29

    Duration: 27min

  • 030_Chapter 30

    Duration: 42min

  • 031_Chapter 31

    Duration: 08min

  • 032_Chapter 32

    Duration: 16min

  • 033_Chapter 33

    Duration: 10min

  • 034_Chapter 34

    Duration: 17min

  • 035_Chapter 35

    Duration: 21min

  • 036_Chapter 36

    Duration: 11min

  • 037_Chapter 37

    Duration: 19min

  • 038_Chapter 38

    Duration: 24min

  • 039_Chapter 39

    Duration: 15min

  • 040_credits

    Duration: 55s

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