Annabel
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By Lauren Oliver

young adult | 35 pages | Published in 2012

Lena's mother, Annabel, has always been a mystery—a ghost in Lena's past. Until now.Discover her secrets in Lauren Oliver's brilliant original digital story set in the world of New York Times bestsellers Delirium and Pandemonium.Lena Halloway's mother, Annabel, supposedly committed suicide when Lena was only six years old. That's the lie that Lena grew up believing, but the truth is very different. As a rebellious teenager, Annabel ran away from home and straight into the man she knew she was destined to marry. The world was different then—the regulations not as stringent, the cure only a decade old. Fast forward to the present, and Annabel is consigned to a dirty prison cell, where she nurtures her hope of escape and scratches one word over and over into the walls: Love.But Annabel, like Lena, is a fighter. Through chapters that alternate between her past and present, Annabel reveals the story behind her failed cures, her marriage, the births of her children, her imprisonment, and, ultimately, her daring escape.

ISBN_13:9780062237385

Quotes

Love is when you're left with only scars, when it's too late to do anything else except remember.

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In the end, life is just a series of moments strung together. Some are good, some are bad, but they all make up the story of who we are.

Lauren Oliver

We all have our own versions of reality. And sometimes, it's hard to tell which one is the truth.

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Life is full of unexpected twists and turns. Embrace the journey, for it's what shapes us into who we're meant to be.

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Grief is a powerful force. It can consume you, but it can also transform you.

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Nothing worth having comes easy. The best things in life require hard work and dedication.

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Life is a puzzle, and every experience, every person we meet, is a piece that helps us find our way.

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We all have secrets. Some are meant to be kept, while others are meant to be shared.

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Happiness is not a destination, but a state of mind. It's finding joy in the little things and being grateful for what you have.

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