Santa Olivia
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UNABRIDGED
(3.9 based on 172 ratings)
  • 1
    Santa Olivia | Jacqueline Carey

    Santa Olivia

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Jacqueline Carey
    • Narrated By Susan Ericksen
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (122)
    Performance
    (67)
    Story
    (66)

    Loup Garron was born and raised in Santa Olivia, an isolated, disenfranchised town next to a U.S. military base inside a demilitarized buffer zone between Texas and Mexico. A fugitive "Wolf-Man" who had a love affair with a local woman, Loup's father was one of a group of men genetically manipulated and used by the U.S. government as a weapon. The "Wolf-Men" were engineered to have superhuman strength, speed, sensory capability, stamina, and a total lack of fear.

    Loved it, and I don't like Boxing

    Boxing has to be my least favorite sport. I don't even like any of the rocky movies. I was skeptical then when I noticed what a big role boxing play..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 29 2010 by Paige (Evanston, IL, United States)
  • 2
    Saints Astray: Santa Olivia, Book 2 | Jacqueline Carey

    Saints Astray: Santa Olivia, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Jacqueline Carey
    • Narrated By Susan Ericksen
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (50)
    Performance
    (47)
    Story
    (46)

    Fellow orphans, amateur vigilantes, and members of the Santitos, Loup Garron-the fugitive daughter of a genetically engineered "wolf-man"-and Pilar Ecchevarria spent their entire lives under military occupation in a cordoned off Texas no-man's-land that used to be called Santa Olivia, now known as Outpost 12.But now they're free, and they want to help the rest of the Santitos escape.

    LOVED IT!

    Can I give this book ten stars? Is it possible to love a second book in a series more than the first? I wish I could, and I do.

    The depth of ..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 03 2011 by darswords (Reno, NV, United States)