Darkest Minds
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  • 1
    The Darkest Minds: Darkest Minds, Book 1 | Alexandra Bracken

    The Darkest Minds: Darkest Minds, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs)
    • By Alexandra Bracken
    • Narrated By Amy McFadden
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (1881)
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    (1879)

    When Ruby woke up on her 10th birthday, something about her had changed. Something frightening enough to make her parents lock her in the garage and call the police. Something that got her sent to Thurmond, a brutal government “rehabilitation camp.” She might have survived the mysterious disease that had killed most of America’s children, but she and the others emerged with something far worse: frightening abilities they could not control.

    Much more than I expected!
    Reviewed on May 17 2013 by Black Heart Ali (University Place, WA)
  • 2
    Never Fade: Darkest Minds, Book 2 | Alexandra Bracken

    Never Fade: Darkest Minds, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By Alexandra Bracken
    • Narrated By Amy McFadden
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (1196)
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    (1096)
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    (1094)

    Ruby never asked for the abilities that almost cost her her life. Now she must call upon them on a daily basis, leading dangerous missions to bring down a corrupt government and breaking into the minds of her enemies. Other kids in the Children’s League call Ruby “Leader", but she knows what she really is: a monster. When Ruby is entrusted with an explosive secret, she must embark on her most dangerous mission yet: leaving the Children’s League behind.

    Just as good as Darkest Minds

    For a middle book, this one blows that "middle book syndrome" idea right out of the water. Wow! Every bit as action packed and drama driven as the f..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 08 2013 by Jen (Indiana)
  • 3
    In the Afterlight | Alexandra Bracken

    In the Afterlight

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 1 min)
    • By Alexandra Bracken
    • Narrated By Amy McFadden
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1001)
    Performance
    (915)
    Story
    (917)

    Ruby can’t look back. Fractured by an unbearable loss, she and the kids who survived the government’s attack on Los Angeles travel north to regroup. Only Ruby can keep their highly dangerous prisoner in check. But with Clancy Gray, there's no guarantee you're fully in control, and everything comes with a price

    Has a fantastic ending

    The books drags on
    But I didn't know if I could finish the book she is supposed to be strong but she whines and self pitys herself so much it wa..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 13 2015 by Amazon Customer ()