We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
Ever After: The Hollows, Book 11 | [Kim Harrison]

Ever After: The Hollows, Book 11

The ever after, the demonic realm that parallels our own, is shrinking, and if it disappears, so does all magic. It’s up to witch-turned-daywalking-demon Rachel Morgan to fix the ever-after before the fragile balance between magic users and humans fails. Of course, there’s also the small fact that she caused the ley line to rip in the first place, and her life is forfeit unless she can fix it.
Regular Price:$33.07
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

Audie Award Finalist, Paranormal, 2014

The ever after, the demonic realm that parallels our own, is shrinking, and if it disappears, so does all magic. It’s up to witch-turned-daywalking-demon Rachel Morgan to fix the ever-after before the fragile balance between magic users and humans fails.

Of course, there’s also the small fact that she caused the ley line to rip in the first place, and her life is forfeit unless she can fix it. And that the most powerful demon in the ever after - the soul-eater Ku'Sox Sha-Ku'ru - has vowed to destroy Rachel, and has kidnapped her friend and goddaughter as leverage. If Rachel doesn’t give herself up, they will die.

Forced by circumstance, Rachel teams up with elven tycoon Trent Kalamack - a prospect fraught with dangers of the heart as well as betrayal of the soul - to return to the ever after and rescue those she loves.

Both worlds teeter on the brink, one on a possible interspecies war, the other for its very existence, and it’s up to Rachel to keep both from being destroyed.

©2012 Kim Harrison (P)2012 HarperCollins Publishers

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.6 (1828 )
5 star
 (1284)
4 star
 (431)
3 star
 (82)
2 star
 (18)
1 star
 (13)
Overall
4.6 (1672 )
5 star
 (1181)
4 star
 (383)
3 star
 (78)
2 star
 (20)
1 star
 (10)
Story
4.7 (1661 )
5 star
 (1301)
4 star
 (298)
3 star
 (47)
2 star
 (8)
1 star
 (7)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Karen 01-23-13
    Karen 01-23-13
    HELPFUL VOTES
    14
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    349
    14
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Harrison remains true to her fans!"

    I started reading this series in paperback. Not only does Gavin perfectly nail each character ... Every time.. Harrison also brings us full circle by allowing the reader to spend some much needed time catching up with our old friends. Another exquisite read from the Hollows brought to life by Gavin. Another pleaser is this book costs ONE CREDIT. Thank you; I was starting to resent the two-credit pricing structure. All in all: HOORAY!

    8 of 10 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Lisa United States 01-25-13
    Lisa United States 01-25-13 Member Since 2012

    Paranormal-urban fantasy book lover!

    HELPFUL VOTES
    421
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    100
    80
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    105
    30
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "**WOW** What a ride!"

    Rachel is maturing but stil kicks butt. This is one of my top fav books in this series. I like Ivy but I'm glad this book didn't focus so much on them as the previous books have. I'm going to listen to this one again. And as usual M. Gavin does an amazing job with the voices and her narration.
    Well worth the credit or money to buy.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Leanna Seattle, WA United States 07-28-14
    Leanna Seattle, WA United States 07-28-14 Member Since 2008

    I love to read, but I am time-limited. Audible allows me to keep up with all my favorite authors while on the hiking trail. Thanks, Audible!

    HELPFUL VOTES
    339
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    827
    122
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    98
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Trent"
    Any additional comments?

    Honestly, can anyone get enough Trent? The answer is no. Thank goodness Kim Harrison agrees. Kim Harrison's tomato-fearful world is back in gloriously full description which enables the reader/listen to really empathize with Rachel Mariana Morgan. Great job to writer and narrator.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Daryl Olson Minnesota 07-07-14
    Daryl Olson Minnesota 07-07-14 Member Since 2005
    HELPFUL VOTES
    8
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    351
    2
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    1
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "I give up"
    Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

    No. After 11 books, the main character still spends half of her time yelling "It's not fair!". At the end of every book, she shows signs of growing up and having character growth but by the time the next book starts, she's back to almost the same place she was at during the first book. Between the two things, and the by now predictable story line, I just can't even finish this one. What I got through was better than the last book, but it's just not going anywhere.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Kim Harrison again?

    I would not read another Hollow's book. It's the same plot over and over and over again with little or no character growth and a main character that basically forgets any character growth she had in whatever book came previous.


    What does Marguerite Gavin bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    She's a good reader and I enjoy her.


    Was Ever After worth the listening time?

    No


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Tim Jasper, GA, United States 05-16-13
    Tim Jasper, GA, United States 05-16-13 Member Since 2009

    A middle-aged romantic who grew up reading Heinlen, Louis L'Amour and Richard Hooker. Expect and honest opinion, even if it's not PC.

    HELPFUL VOTES
    11
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    137
    27
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Rachel deserves better Ms. Harrison!"

    I love this series, but am fed up with the inconsistency of the leading character. In one chapter she's a sobbing wimp , and in the next she's a kick-a** super woman. First she can't do anything to chage her situation or save her world, then she suddeny begins to make things happen with no explanation as to what changed to allow this.
    Being a Kim Harrison fan is like being in a bad relationship; you just have to finally realize that the other person isn't going to change and say "enough is enough!"

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Matthew 05-11-13
    Matthew 05-11-13 Member Since 2012
    HELPFUL VOTES
    7
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    48
    15
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Decent kook, but I'm done"

    Marguerite Gavin is fantastic as a reader, but this is a good stopping place for me. I've listened to or read the entire series up to this point. While I've enjoyed it, I'm finished with The Hollows after this one, and here's why: Rachel makes the same mistakes she makes in all the other books, and the series has become formulaic.

    She knows martial arts but gets into hair pulling fights that don't use her skills; she falls for bad men, berates herself for it, and does it anyway; she doubts her magical abilities even though she's bested... well, the best. She insults quickly and takes offense at perceived slights quickly, and she refuses to think before doing or saying anything. She acts much like an insecure teenager, not like an adult, although I suppose I've met adults who act like teenagers, so maybe that's a moot point. I could tolerate her personality for a while, but it's become exhausting. I don't want to want to smack the main character of a book every other chapter.

    The writing itself has become tiresome for me as well. "Crap on toast", "tink's _____", and "if you don't _______ I'll ______" with nothing to back up the threat are just as common here as all the other books. The book starts and ends with a fight, like all the other books. Rachel is left on her own, nearly dies, and finds "strength in her friends" at the end, just like all the other books. She solves some problems and makes some new ones, leaving the series open for sequels... it's never-ending.

    It's been a good ride overall though!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Chris Chattanooga 04-07-13
    Chris Chattanooga 04-07-13 Member Since 2009
    HELPFUL VOTES
    38
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    134
    38
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    5
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "A good one, not a great one"

    This was another winner in the Hollows series. The narrator was great as always, the story line was good. I really liked the development of the relationship between Racheal and Trent. It just seemed to take a very long time to get everything done this time. This book could have been a couple chapters shorter and been no worse for it. But it was still a really good part of the Hollows series.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Rachelle 04-01-13
    Rachelle 04-01-13 Member Since 2008
    HELPFUL VOTES
    167
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    224
    38
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    9
    2
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "An enjoyable listen for Rachel Morgan fans."
    Would you consider the audio edition of Ever After to be better than the print version?

    No idea - I'm an audiobook fan.


    Any additional comments?

    I'm a big fan of the author (hipster alert - I bought her first book the day it came out on shelves, so I can say with all honesty that I liked her before she was famous) but honestly, it's getting a little bit tiresome reading about a woman who seems so conflicted about every single relationship in her life.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Marie hampton, VA, United States 03-30-13
    Marie hampton, VA, United States 03-30-13 Member Since 2010

    Hampton VA

    HELPFUL VOTES
    35
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    100
    17
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    3
    4
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Rachel and Trenton"

    I love this book. This one by far is the best yet. I'm glad Trent opened up on shared his feelings for Rachel. Can't wait to see where it goes?

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Pauline Colorado Springs, CO, United States 03-18-13
    Pauline Colorado Springs, CO, United States 03-18-13 Member Since 2005
    HELPFUL VOTES
    231
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    108
    61
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    8
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Rachel Morgan Finally Comes into Her Own"
    What made the experience of listening to Ever After the most enjoyable?

    The reader does an excellent job of rendering each of the characters in this book, keeping the "suspension of disbelief" in effect without interruption from misqueued character voices. Listening to the book was exciting and as gripping as if I'd had the book in my hands, reading for dear life!


    What did you like best about this story?

    Kim H. has brought Rachel Morgan's story a very long way since the beginning of the series and in this book, it's a great satisfaction to see her growth and that of the characters she deals with. Kudos to Kim on this.


    What does Marguerite Gavin bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Voice shows moods and intonation that it's just impossible to get from reading the words. Great interpretation by Marguerite here.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Actually tried to but hadda sleep sometime!


    Any additional comments?

    Only that I heartily recommend this installation in the Rachel Morgan series. Those of you who have followed from the beginning will really enjoy this one.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 11-20 of 114 results PREVIOUS12312NEXT

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.