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Rewind (Rewind #1) Sixteen Year Old Alex Is A Spinner She Has The Ability To Rewind Time To Review Past Events Hated And Feared Because Of Their Ability To Find The Truth, The Small Population Of Spinners Is Restricted To Centers Compounds Created To House And Protect Them Alex S Society Uses The Spinners Skills To Solve Major Crimes, But Messing With Time Comes With Consequences No Spinner Lives Past The Age Of Twenty At Sixteen, Alex Is In Her Prime Until Time Sickness Strikes Early When She Is Offered An Experimental Treatment, Alex Sees A Future For Herself For The First Time But The Promising Medication Offers Than Just A Cure It Also Brings With It Dire Consequences.


10 thoughts on “Rewind (Rewind #1)

  1. says:

    ARC provided by the publisherAlex has the ability to rewind and freeze time There are a few children like her, but the public fears them, and they are raised in a group home and trained to help solve crimes Alex works with Mr Ross, going to crime scenes and rewinding time until she can see what happened When the two work on a bomb incident, they manage to get the bombed diffused and identify the bomber who is found dead soon after Alex has a bout of time sickness, which w...


  2. says:

    I loved it It s beautifully written and a real page turner Each chapter ends with a cliff hanger and I could hardly wait to see what happens next A lot happens This is the story of Alex, a 16 year old girl with a rare gift she can stop time and then rewind it to reveal events in the past Her ability is such a boon to the Portland police department that Alex lives in the city s Crime Investigation Center So do other teens who help the police solve crimes by freezing and rewinding time But I loved it It s beautifully written a...


  3. says:

    This was not the non stop heart pounding adventure that I had anticipated based on the synopsis However, in this instance, I think it only added to the story and really set up a series that has a lot of interesting potential I won t give you a second synopsis of the book because O Doherty did a great job of snapshotting the premise I will say that Alex w...


  4. says:

    REWIND takes place in the urban city of Portland, Oregon As most of those who live in the Pacific Northwest know, Portland has a reputation for being weird, but things get even weirder when we are introduced to sixteen year old spinner Alex A girl who uses her ability to rewind the past to assist her partner Agent Ross in crime investigations Now what I love most about this book is how, unlike most stories told in the first person that shows a limited view of the world around them and the cha REWIND takes place in the urban city of Portland, Oregon As most of those who live in the Pacific Northwest know, Portland has a reputation for being weird, but things get even weirder when w...


  5. says:

    I first read parts of Carolyn O Doherty s book Rewind in a 2012 writing workshop at Portland s Attic Institute, and I loved it The finished product did not disappoint In fact, my trigger happy editor s pen found nothing to redline.Rewind is equal parts sci fi, thriller and coming of age novel Like so many good YA books, Rewind works just as well for adults ...


  6. says:

    I enjoyed the book, but scored it lower because of its ending It s an interesting premise, the ability to stop time for everyone except yourself, that s been used a number of times throughout the science fiction genre Personally, John D MacDonald s The Girl, the Gold Watch, and Everything makes better use of the conceit The book and the characters were well written, although the secondary ones could have been a littlefully developed It was a quick, engaging read.My problem lies wi I enjoyed the book, but scored it lower because of its ending It s an interesting premise, the ability to stop time for everyone except yourself, that s been used a number of times throughout the science fiction genre Personally, John D MacDonald s The Girl, the Gold Watch, and Everything makes better use of the conceit The book and the characters were well written, although the secondary ones could have been a littlefully developed It w...


  7. says:

    Easy and quick read I received this ARC book at the National Council of Teachers of English NCTE annual conference in St Louis as a freebie It was the first out of the bunch of books that I read The cover and summary caught my attention I enjoy YA science fiction but not all that into mysteries But, I really enjoyed the plot in this book and found myself wanting to not put the book down It is a good read from start to finish I can see some reluctant readers in high school enjoying this Easy and quick read I received this ARC book at the National Council of Teachers of English NCTE annual conference in St Louis as a freebie It was the first out of the bunch of books that I read The cover and summary caught my attention I enjoy YA science fiction but not all that into mysteries But, I really enjoyed the plot in this book and found myself wanting to not put the book down It is a good read from start to finish I can see some reluctant readers in high school enjoying this novel Well done...


  8. says:

    I loved this book and could hardly put it down I am a grown up who mostly reads adult books but I still love great young adult fiction This book is thrilling and cinematic and the young adult characters were ...


  9. says:

    O Doherty is one of those great authors that weaves a Great plot together with wonderful characters Rewind is full of hot tension, nifty new magic, and a character you can t help but cheer for Alex is down to earth, wants to be useful, and loves helping her Cop to solve crimes But t...


  10. says:

    Rewind is a fast paced thriller Every chapter ends in a cliff hanger, making it hard to put the book down Alex Manning is a sympathetic, complex heroine she s tough yet vulnerable, smart yet naive The dystopian world of the spinners is eerily similar to our own, making the final...


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