The Dark Cycle (Marks)
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(4.1 based on 355 ratings)
  • 1
    Darkness Brutal: The Dark Cycle, Book 1 | Rachel A. Marks

    Darkness Brutal: The Dark Cycle, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Rachel A. Marks
    • Narrated By Will Damron
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (230)
    Performance
    (212)
    Story
    (211)

    Aidan O'Linn's childhood ended the night he saw a demon kill his mother and mark his sister, Ava, with Darkness. Since then, every three years the demons have returned to try to claim her. Living in the gritty, forgotten corners of Los Angeles, Aidan has managed to protect his sister, but he knows that even his powers to fight demons and speak dead languages won't keep her safe for much longer.

    Great story!

    We listened to this book as a family and loved every minute of it. It was engaging and we didn't want it to stop. It was a great YA book to listen to ..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 20 2015 by Jen Pao (Cali)
  • 2
    Darkness Fair: The Dark Cycle, Book 2 | Rachel A. Marks

    Darkness Fair: The Dark Cycle, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Rachel A. Marks
    • Narrated By Will Damron, Kate Rudd
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (87)
    Performance
    (80)
    Story
    (80)

    Against the backdrop of an ancient battle between the forces of Light and the forces of Darkness, Aidan struggles to control the newly awakened and enigmatic powers that seem to be his only hope for rescuing Ava, his little sister, trapped somewhere beyond the Veil. As he gravitates to Kara, the beguiling and dangerously unstable girl who helped him realize his abilities, a terrible mistake of fate is revealed that points him back toward Rebecca, whose role is becoming more critical to the battle.

    A GOOD POTENTIAL STORY LINE BUT

    story line has potential BUT author is WAY to preoccupied with adolescent hormonal rages and her descriptions thereof WAY overdone. I'm just a few ch..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 23 2016 by RO ()
  • 3
    Darkness Savage: The Dark Cycle, Book 3 | Rachel A. Marks

    Darkness Savage: The Dark Cycle, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Rachel A. Marks
    • Narrated By Will Damron, Kate Rudd, Joyce Bean
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (38)
    Performance
    (33)
    Story
    (33)

    The fate of humanity hangs in the balance as Aidan faces a crushing choice: give in to the demands of the forces of Darkness in order to save his sister, Ava, or fight on the side of good and risk losing her forever. With so much at stake and so little time, Aidan rushes to finish assembling a team of Lights, other teens whose special abilities are linked to his own.

    disappointed

    crying, death, wining. very abrupt ending. why share power if not used. very disappointed.

    Reviewed on October 28 2016 by Amazon Customer (Chicago, IL United States)