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The Host

The Host


by Stephenie Meyer

The Host Chapter 42 Summary

How It All Goes Down


  • Ian and Wanda lock lips, but it doesn't bring Melanie back.
  • Jared sees them making out, and they tell him that Melanie is missing. Jared, always determined to be the better man, decides to take things into his own hands. Or lips, as the case may be.
  • His forceful kiss wakes up Melanie, and she takes control of her body and kisses him back.
  • Wanda fills Melanie in on everything she's missed.
  • Namely, Jamie is sick, and they have to do something to heal him

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