United States | Member Since 2011
This book was very well done, a great read and what a fantastic narrator. Narration was so good in fact, I went to look up other books he's narrated! The story is compelling and the characters are so well written (and read). I moved immediately into book two when I was done.
I loved the series when I read (and read a second time) a couple years ago. It's so great to get MORE of this story. I want to re listen to series again as I have forgotten most if the characters :(
I enjoyed this story a lot the first time I listen to it. I re listened before starting the second book and enjoyed just as much. Takes a bit of a different spin so that was fun. The female lead was not a girly heroine at all!
I hope you enjoy this book too!
I thought this book was insufferable. I listened through all the boring first 3 hours to the point where the story actually (barely) goes somewhere and NOPE nothing of interest.
I wasn't sure what to expect from this story but it certainly was a sweet and lovely story. Thank you!
Yes, because narrator was so good. His performance added so much.
It was an original concept.
Unwind, behave or else
This story captivated me from word one. Normally I would not read YA or teen but this was so well done, so well written and thankfully ZERO teen romantic angst. It is a beautiful story and I am immediately on to book two!
The narrator did a most excellent job. She added so much feeling to the story and yet it was not a dramatization.
Melanie of course but Miss Justineau (the teacher) a close second.
No but I did look up her other stuff. I think she is one of the best female narrators I have listened to.
No, it was one of the rare books that I did not want to end so I listened carefully and attentively.
This book is so unique. Try not to read spoilers. The "virus" that is talked about is a fungus that I know of and it triples the creep out factor!
One of the most enjoyable listening experiences.
Sean Runette and Mark Tufo make such a great pairing. Sean completely and fully brings to life the characters that Mark has created.
This is such a fun listen. It swept me up immediately and never put me down until the end of the story. I was So SAD to finish the book. You won't regret buying this series. I'm not sure why it says it is a teen book. It certainly is not~ perhaps the story would appeal to teens but it is fully suited for the adult reader.
I have purchased and listened to all 4 books.
I loved this book. The narration was different to be certain but it absolutely fit with the story- read in first person narrative, the main character was a child when she last was around others so her language and speech was very youthful even though years had passed. I found it to be perfectly suited for THIS story.
There have only been a handful of stories where I nearly grieved when they were over and this was one!
I am excited to locate this authors other works.
So so so sad it's over:(
Orange is the new black kept my attention because the narrator did an excellent job it was rather well written HOWEVER nothing really happens. Is kind of like a year in the life of..... It just tells daily details.
I enjoyed this book so much.
The narration was OUTSTANDING! Among the very best narration I've ever listened to.
The story included so many interesting pieces- 1690's law, justice, medicine, prejudices, fears, fashion, housekeeping, cooking, city development... I really could feel the world back then!
At just over 30 hours, it's a bit of an undertaking but I loved it!
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