In Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future, Glory, after she drinks a mummified bat, can see someones past and future just by looking at them. The future reveals a second civil war will break out and women will lose their freedom and right to work. Glory writes down everything she sees hoping that she can somehow stop it.
Glory’s journey is one of great importance. Along the way she will defeat her internal conflict about finding freedom and courage to be her own person. Kings writing will put you in the mind of Glory, her every thought will be your thought. You will connect with her on many levels. This book is a must read.