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Torn

(The Cassandra Programme #2)

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What would you do if you were stranded in 2081, with no way back to the present? What if only one person knew the truth about what had happened to you? A person you could neither trust nor work with…

Immersed in a future where Earth has become severely overpopulated and cannot support its fourteen billion inhabitants, the dire consequences are more terrible than Olivia and

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Kindle Edition, 312 pages
Published June 5th 2019 by Forward Motion Publishing, Ltd.
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Amanda Jones
Jun 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing
If you hated DeAnn in Chosen (or Olivia), by the end of Torn you'll love them both. There's plenty to love and hate in Torn. I expect you'll love Kitsa, Rosebell and Edigold but hate the KEW mission agents and Omony with a passion. This is an action packed story, vividly told - and the fight scenes make me wonder if the author herself has done some fight training! But despite the action, despite the fact that Torn opens with tension that escalates and escalates, despite the fact that every escap ...more
Paul
Sep 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
The second book in the Cassandra Trilogy #1, Torn is exactly as the title describes. You become torn about ethics and morality. O.M Faure goes deeper than in Chosen to highlight the possibilities of what is to come.

In Torn, you start to get the flesh and bones of Olivia and DeAnn, your relationship with both characters change and you start to see that they really aren't what you expected from the first book. DeAnn especially has a huge amount of growth throughout this book.

I read this pretty mu
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Cheryl
Dec 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Fast paced read. Excellent sequel to Chosen. More action and the plot is easily understood. Events move at an easy to follow pace. Can't wait to see how this series ends. ...more
Lise
Jan 11, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Better than the 1st book. Very intriguing and extremely thought provoking
Tod A.
May 08, 2020 rated it it was amazing
A fantastic adventure

This author has woven a gripping adventure story that takes pace 60 years in the future with two very different women time travelers from the early 21st century. There was an ove-powering feeling of despondency and guilt while reading about the unsurvivable conditions in sub-Sahara Africa might be in the future. The author describes these conditions with amazingly believable prose. If you like stories with a strong female lead who uses her intelligence to overcome adversity,
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Gill Winn
Mar 06, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Gripping narrative, future alert! Opens your mind to what could and probably will happen, graphic and sometimes alarming, very thought provoking but unfortunately possibly inevertable!
Richard Pierce
Jun 19, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2020
4.5 stars. Exciting, educational, frightening. Population explosion, water shortagea, corruption. This is real. I will have to get the third book.
Sophia Scarlett
Jul 03, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is book 2️⃣
It's all singing all dancing, globetrotting, time-travelling thriller. It's an absolute jaw dropping master piece. Torn is a must read. Highly recommended A 5 🌟 read.
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Mark Jacobs
Aug 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A compassionate and engaging portent of a very plausible near future. This is the second book in the trilogy, with the main characters Olivia and Deann carrying the plot through some gut-wrenching scenes, with danger, sorrow, futility, occasional joy, humour and lots of love, lacing the narrative throughout. Ms. Faure is able to write fiction with an accurate scientific backbone, making it even more palatable, and often impossible to put down. The action is told in a first-hand style which makes ...more
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O. M. Faure studied political science at Sciences Po in Paris, before obtaining a Master’s degree in International Affairs at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in Boston. 


She has worked at the United Nations in Geneva and has extensive experience as a change and transformation manager in several banks over the last twenty years.

Today, she is a Principal at a Scenario Planning consulting f
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The Cassandra Programme (3 books)
  • Chosen (The Cassandra Programme #1)
  • United (The Cassandra Programme #3)

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