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* ChildlessDystopia: Since there hasn't been any children born in so long, many survivors have little hope for the future of humanity.

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* SpeciesTitle: A group of ArtificialHumans who started a civil war against the normal humans, leading into the conflict the series centers around.


''Partials'' is a 2012 young-adult science fiction novel by Creator/DanWells.

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''Partials'' is the first book of a 2012 four book series of young-adult science fiction novel novels by Creator/DanWells.
Creator/DanWells.. This book was released in 2012.


* WeHaveBeenResearchingPhlebotinumForYears: The medics have been researching the RM virus for years. [[spoiler:And so have the Partials]].


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* ImmortalInfertility: Partials. [[spoiler: except for the immortal part.]]

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* ImmortalInfertility: ImmortalProcreationClause: Partials. [[spoiler: except for the immortal part.]]


* AfterTheEnd:

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* AfterTheEnd: ''Partials'' begins eleven years after The Break, when attacks by the Partials and the RM virus combined to kill much of the population.



* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter / BabyFactory: This is the logic behind the Hope Act--without babies the human race will die out.

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* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter / BabyFactory: This is the logic behind the The Hope Act--without Act requires all women over a certain age to be pregnant as often as possible (in the hopes that some of the babies the human race will die out.inherit their parents' immunity to RM and survive). Due to the intense scientific observation of the newborns in hopes of finding a cure, the mothers barely get to spend time with them during their short lives.



* InfantImmortality: Subverted. For years, every baby born has died of the RM virus within days. The ''first line'' of the book reports such a death.

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* InfantImmortality: Subverted.Averted. For years, every baby born has died of the RM virus within days. The ''first line'' of the book reports such a death.



* ThePlague: The RM virus, which killed most of the population at its outbreak and now kills all newborn babies within days.



%%* TheVirus: The RM virus is one that causes a SterilityPlague.


%%* AfterTheEnd

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%%* AfterTheEnd* AfterTheEnd:



%%* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: ''Everyone.''

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%%* * ConvenientlyAnOrphan: ''Everyone.''Everyone, since most of the population was killed by the RM virus. In ''Partials'', Jayden and Madison are said to be the only direct genetic relatives left.



%%* InfantImmortality: Subverted.

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%%* * InfantImmortality: Subverted.Subverted. For years, every baby born has died of the RM virus within days. The ''first line'' of the book reports such a death.


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* YouAreNumber6: Because so many babies are being born and all of them die within days, the hospital doesn't bother recording names for them anymore, assigning alphanumerical designations instead.


'''Kira:''' [[ThisIsThePartWhere This is the point at which]] you would traditionally suggest a bright side.

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'''Kira:''' [[ThisIsThePartWhere This is the point at which]] you would traditionally suggest a bright side.\\


->'''Marcus:''' Look on the bright side.
->...
->'''Kira:'''This is the point at which you would traditionally suggest a bright side.
->'''Marcus:'''I've never been a real traditional guy. Besides, I'm not saying I know a bright side, I just think this would be a great time to look at one.

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->'''Marcus:''' -->'''Marcus:''' Look on the bright side.
->...
->'''Kira:'''This
side.\\
''{{Beat}}''\\
'''Kira:''' [[ThisIsThePartWhere This
is the point at which which]] you would traditionally suggest a bright side.
->'''Marcus:'''I've '''Marcus:''' I've never been a real traditional guy. Besides, I'm not saying I know a bright side, I just think this would be a great time to look at one.



->'''Jayden:''' Press the attack and hope for the best.
->'''Kira:''' Hope is not a strategy.
->'''Jayden:''' It's not plan A and it shouldn't be plan B, but it is every plan C that has ever been made.
%%* TheVirus: The RM virus

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->'''Jayden:''' -->'''Jayden:''' Press the attack and hope for the best.
->'''Kira:'''
best.\\
'''Kira:'''
Hope is not a strategy.
->'''Jayden:'''
strategy.\\
'''Jayden:'''
It's not plan A and it shouldn't be plan B, but it is every plan C that has ever been made.
%%* TheVirus: The RM virusvirus is one that causes a SterilityPlague.



* WeHaveBeenResearchingPhlebotinumForYears: The medics have been researching the RM virus for years. [[spoiler: And so have the Partials]].
%%* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman?: Partials. It's even {{lampshaded}} in their name.

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* WeHaveBeenResearchingPhlebotinumForYears: The medics have been researching the RM virus for years. [[spoiler: And [[spoiler:And so have the Partials]].
%%* * WhatMeasureIsANonHuman?: Partials.Partials are regularly considered NotEvenHuman. It's even {{lampshaded}} in their name.


* ChekhovsGun:
** [[spoiler:When Kira decides to study RM, the first thing she needs is a blood sample from a human. Any human. She doesn't use her own.]]

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* ChekhovsGun:
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ChekhovsGun: [[spoiler:When Kira decides to study RM, the first thing she needs is a blood sample from a human. Any human. She doesn't use her own.]]



%%* TheMedic: Kira

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%%* * TheMedic: KiraKira is a nurse.



* PowerOfTrust: [[spoiler: Literally: it's one of the Partials' pheromones]].

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* PowerOfTrust: [[spoiler: Literally: [[spoiler:Literally: it's one of the Partials' pheromones]].



%%* SuperSoldier: Partials

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%%* * SuperSoldier: PartialsPartials were built to be {{Artificial|Human}} {{Human Weapon}}s.


* YouFailBiologyForever: Averted (see Shown Their Work)


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* ActionGirl: Kira is this.

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* %%* ActionGirl: Kira is this.



* AnyoneCanDie: And how! [[spoiler: Skinny and Scruffy, Gianna, Jayden...]]
* ApocalypseHow
* AfterTheEnd
* ArtificialHuman: Partials.

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* %%* AnyoneCanDie: And how! [[spoiler: Skinny and Scruffy, Gianna, Jayden...]]
* %%* ApocalypseHow
* %%* AfterTheEnd
* %%* ArtificialHuman: Partials.



* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: ''Everyone.''
* CrapsackWorld
* DepopulationBomb: The Break
* {{Determinator}}: Kira
* DuringTheWar
* {{Dystopia}}

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* %%* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: ''Everyone.''
* %%* CrapsackWorld
* %%* DepopulationBomb: The Break
* %%* {{Determinator}}: Kira
* %%* DuringTheWar
* %%* {{Dystopia}}



* GeneticEngineeringIsTheNewNuke
* TheGovernment: The Senate
* GovernmentConspiracy

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* %%* GeneticEngineeringIsTheNewNuke
* %%* TheGovernment: The Senate
* %%* GovernmentConspiracy



* HopelessWar

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* %%* HopelessWar



* InfantImmortality: Subverted.
* LaResistance: The Voice.
* TheMedic: Kira

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* %%* InfantImmortality: Subverted.
* %%* LaResistance: The Voice.
* %%* TheMedic: Kira



* SlaveToPR: The Senate

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* %%* SlaveToPR: The Senate



* SuperSenses: Partials
* SuperSoldier: Partials

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* %%* SuperSenses: Partials
* %%* SuperSoldier: Partials



* TheVirus: The RM virus
* UntrustingCommunity [[spoiler: The Senate with regards to Samm]]
* WellIntentionedExtremist: Basically everyone.

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* %%* TheVirus: The RM virus
* %%* UntrustingCommunity [[spoiler: The Senate with regards to Samm]]
* %%* WellIntentionedExtremist: Basically everyone.



* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman?: Partials. It's even {{lampshaded}} in their name.

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* %%* WhatMeasureIsANonHuman?: Partials. It's even {{lampshaded}} in their name.


* {{Foreshadowing}}: [[spoiler:Kira can hear better and see farther than people chosen as scouts/trackers because of their senses.]]

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: [[spoiler:Kira can hear better and see farther than people chosen as scouts/trackers because of their senses.army trackers/scouts.]]

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