The Power: A Novel Characters

Naomi Alderman
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Allie

Allie is an orphan from the Southern United States. After she discovers that she has the powers of the skein, she flees from her abusive adoptive parents and takes refuge in a convent. Allie is guided by a mysterious voice in her head that has spoken to her since she was young. Allie is able to use her powers to heal people, and she is soon seen as a religious figure. She begins to promote the idea that God is female and that women should be held as the dominant gender over men. When Roxy comes to temporarily visit the convent one day, Allie and Roxy become Allies and friends

Allie eventually becomes allies with Moldovan President Tatiana Moskalev. Allie wishes to aid Tatiana in her fight to impose a matriarchal society and to fight the rebel army opposing Tatiana’s presidency. However, Allie sees Tatiana’s behavior...

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