Ascendant Kingdoms
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(4.1 based on 302 ratings)
  • 1
    Ice Forged: Ascendant Kingdoms Saga, Book 1 | Gail Z. Martin

    Ice Forged: Ascendant Kingdoms Saga, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Gail Z. Martin
    • Narrated By Tim Gerard Reynolds
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (184)
    Performance
    (175)
    Story
    (174)

    Condemned as a murderer for killing the man who dishonored his sister, Blaine "Mick" McFadden has spent the last six years in Velant, a penal colony in the frigid northern wastelands. Harsh military discipline and the oppressive magic keep a fragile peace as colonists struggle against a hostile environment. But the supply ships from Dondareth have stopped coming, boding ill for the kingdom that banished the colonists. Now, as the world's magic runs wild, McFadden and the people of Velant must fight to survive and decide their fate....

    Good Read

    Interesting world. Colorful characters and backgrounds. It could have been easily broken into two books, but thankfully, we did not have to wait fo..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 11 2013 by Scott McFadden ()
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    Reign of Ash: Ascendant Kingdoms, Book 2 | Gail Z. Martin

    Reign of Ash: Ascendant Kingdoms, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Gail Z. Martin
    • Narrated By Tim Reynolds
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (118)
    Performance
    (109)
    Story
    (109)

    Blaine McFadden endured six long years in the brutal Velant prison colony, exiled for murder. War devastated his homeland of Donderath and destroyed the magic on which the Ascendant Kingdoms relied. Now Blaine and a small group of fellow exiles have returned to a lawless wasteland, where unrestrained magic storms wreak havoc and monsters roam free. Yet, amidst the chaos, rumors persist of a new magic that could restore the kingdoms. But the key lies with a dangerous, ancient ritual and a group of vanished survivors.

    I actually wasted a credit on this!

    The Headline is all you need. This book/series is terrible! Run away fast and far. The Character's get more exotic but no less weak and whiny. The..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 11 2014 by Scott (United States)