Age of X
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  • 1
    Gameboard of the Gods: Age of X, Book 1 | Richelle Mead

    Gameboard of the Gods: Age of X, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By Richelle Mead
    • Narrated By Emily Shaffer
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (468)
    Performance
    (428)
    Story
    (430)

    In a futuristic world nearly destroyed by religious extremists, Justin March lives in exile after failing in his job as an investigator of religious groups and supernatural claims. But Justin is given a second chance when Mae Koskinen comes to bring him back to the Republic of United North America (RUNA). Raised in an aristocratic caste, Mae is now a member of the military's most elite and terrifying tier, a soldier with enhanced reflexes and skills. When Justin and Mae are assigned to work together to solve a string of ritualistic murders, they soon realize that their discoveries have exposed them to terrible danger.

    Great 2nd Half

    Read for Review/Listened for Fun (Edelweiss/Audible)
    Overall Rating: 4.00
    Story Rating: 3.75
    Character Rating: 4.25

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    Reviewed on June 16 2014 by Felicia The Geeky Blogger (United States)
  • 2
    The Immortal Crown: Age of X, Book 2 | Richelle Mead

    The Immortal Crown: Age of X, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Richelle Mead
    • Narrated By Emily Shaffer
    Overall
    (320)
    Performance
    (289)
    Story
    (290)

    Gameboard of the Gods introduced religious investigator Justin March and Mae Koskinen, the beautiful supersoldier assigned to protect him. Together they have been charged with investigating reports of the supernatural and the return of the gods, both inside the Republic of United North America and out. With this highly classified knowledge comes a shocking revelation: Not only are the gods vying for human control, but the elect - special humans marked by the divine - are turning against one another in bloody fashion.

    Gripping...

    Like all of Richelle Mead's books, the story is a page-turner. I only gave it 4 stars because, to me personally, the whole "pantheon of gods" thing is..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 21 2016 by Enoch Trey (Candler, North Carolina United States)