Chiveis Trilogy
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(4.3 based on 250 ratings)
  • 1
    The Sword: A Novel | Bryan M. Litfin

    The Sword: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Bryan M. Litfin
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    Overall
    (118)
    Performance
    (108)
    Story
    (111)

    This novel of page-turning action and adventure poses the question, "If a society had no knowledge of Christianity, and then a Bible were discovered, what would happen?" Four hundred years after a deadly virus and nuclear war destroyed the modern world, a new and noble civilization emerges. In this kingdom, called Chiveis, snow-capped mountains provide protection, and fields and livestock provide food. The people live medieval-style lives, with almost no knowledge of the "ancient" world.

    What a Find. I Loved It!

    Litfin writes with great imagery, bringing the town and the characters to life. Never having heard of this author, this novel was a refreshing find! L..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 30 2012 by Kevin King (Albuquerque, NM USA)
  • 2
    The Gift: Chiveis Trilogy, Book 2 | Bryan M. Litfin

    The Gift: Chiveis Trilogy, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Bryan M. Litfin
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (73)
    Performance
    (65)
    Story
    (66)

    After the finding of an Old Testament in book one of the trilogy, The Gift picks up the story of Teo and Ana. Exiled from their homeland and trying to survive in unknown and dangerous lands, they search for any record of the missing Testament. Their journeys lead them into the region we know as Italy. An elite society welcomes Ana, who finds she must choose between her new life and her dream of returning to Chiveis. Will Teo and Ana's relationship withstand the circumstances and new enemies pulling them apart?

    Good theology meets bad story telling

    The listening experience was not bad...it was the story. It's basically a Christian junk novel with good theology. The characters are unrealistic, and..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 25 2013 by N. C. Jarrett (Arizona)
  • 3
    The Kingdom: Chiveis Trilogy, Book 3 | Bryan M. Litfin

    The Kingdom: Chiveis Trilogy, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Bryan M. Litfin
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (59)
    Performance
    (53)
    Story
    (54)

    In books 1 and 2 of the Chiveis Trilogy, The Sword and The Gift, Teo and Ana find the Old and New Testaments, which had been lost for centuries. Their discoveries lead to new friendships and renewed faith within a small band of men and women working to spread the knowledge of the one true God. But now an ancient pact has united enemies of the Christian faith. Through the discovery of a powerful military technology, this dark alliance now threatens to consume the known world.

    The Kingdom: Chiveis Trilogy, Book 3

    This is a GREAT book. It is Christian fiction at the highest level! I'm not really fond of fantasy novels and I chose this book because of the good ..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 11 2012 by W. (Modesto, CA, United States)