The Queen of the Dead
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UNABRIDGED
(3.6 based on 382 ratings)
  • 1
    Silence: Queen of the Dead, Book 1 | Michelle Sagara

    Silence: Queen of the Dead, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Michelle Sagara
    • Narrated By Alexandra Bailey
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (306)
    Performance
    (271)
    Story
    (275)

    It began in the graveyard.... Ever since her boyfriend Nathan had died in a tragic accident, Emma had been coming to the graveyard at night. During the day she went through the motions at her prep school, in class, with her friends, but that’s all it was. For Emma, life had stopped with Nathan’s death. But tonight was different. Tonight Emma and her dog were not alone in the cemetery. There were two others there - Eric, who had just started at her school, and an ancient woman who looked as though she were made of rags.

    An imaginative new approach to a series

    This wasn't a bad listen, a present day fantasy about ghosts, the living, magic and forces among the living. The plot felt slow in the beginning and r..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 15 2013 by glowbugs (NY)
  • 2
    Touch: Queen of the Dead, Book 2 | Michelle Sagara

    Touch: Queen of the Dead, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Michelle Sagara
    • Narrated By Vikas Adam
    Overall
    (76)
    Performance
    (66)
    Story
    (66)

    Nathan died in the summer before his final year in high school, leaving behind a mother who was devoted to him and a girlfriend he loved. His mother and his girlfriend, Emma, are still alive; Nathan is not. But he wakes in his room—or in the shrine his mother’s made of his room—confused, cold, and unable to interact with anyone or anything he sees. The only clear memory he has is a dream of a shining city, and its glorious queen, but the dream fades, until he once again meets Emma—by the side of his own grave.

    An Excellent Addition

    WOW!! I have to say that even though this is a YA book it's excellently written. Sagara masterfully manipulates your emotions to match that of her ch..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 23 2014 by Amazon Customer (ID, United States)