Dreamblood
Books in series2
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(4.1 based on 150 ratings)
  • 1
    The Killing Moon: Dreamblood, Book 1 | N. K. Jemisin

    The Killing Moon: Dreamblood, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By N. K. Jemisin
    • Narrated By Sarah Zimmerman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (101)
    Performance
    (93)
    Story
    (94)

    In the ancient city-state of Gujaareh, peace is the only law. Upon its rooftops and amongst the shadows of its cobbled streets wait the Gatherers - the keepers of this peace. Priests of the dream-goddess, their duty is to harvest the magic of the sleeping mind and use it to heal, soothe . . . and kill those judged corrupt. But when a conspiracy blooms within Gujaareh's great temple, Ehiru - the most famous of the city's Gatherers - must question everything he knows.

    Fantastic narration!

    I do plan to put a more in depth review up at my blog but I just wanted to pop in here and comment on how much I *loved* this book. I couldn't find ti..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 08 2012 by Paige (Truth Or Consequences, NM, United States)
  • 2
    The Shadowed Sun: Dreamblood, Book 2 | N. K. Jemisin

    The Shadowed Sun: Dreamblood, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By N. K. Jemisin
    • Narrated By Sarah Zimmerman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (49)
    Performance
    (44)
    Story
    (45)

    Gujaareh, the city of dreams, suffers under the imperial rule of the Kisuati Protectorate. A city where the only law was peace now knows violence and oppression. And nightmares. A mysterious and deadly plague haunts the citizens of Gujaareh, dooming the infected to die screaming in their sleep. Trapped between dark dreams and cruel overlords, the people yearn to rise up - but Gujaareh has known peace for too long. Someone must show them the way. Hope lies with two outcasts.

    slow starting, fast moving

    Just like the first book in the series, you have to patiently allow the world to develop. When you allow yourself to immerse in the culture, corrupt d..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 24 2015 by Gerald (El Cerrito, CA United States)