Gemma Doyle
Books in series3
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  • 1
    A Great and Terrible Beauty | Libba Bray

    A Great and Terrible Beauty

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Libba Bray
    • Narrated By Josephine Bailey
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (281)
    Story
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    It's 1895, and after the suicide of her mother, 16-year-old Gemma Doyle is shipped off from the life she knows in India to Spence, a proper boarding school in England. Lonely, guilt-ridden, and prone to visions of the future that have an uncomfortable habit of coming true, Gemma's reception there is a chilly one.

    More Details, please!

    Libba Bray gives us a strong, determined heroine in this gothic fantasy/mystery. Gemma seldom shrinks from bullies, a challenge, or her own desires, ..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 04 2006 by Beverly (Horn Lake, MS, USA)
  • 2
    Rebel Angels | Libba Bray

    Rebel Angels

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Libba Bray
    • Narrated By Josephine Bailey
    Overall
    (309)
    Performance
    (186)
    Story
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    Ah, Christmas! Gemma Doyle is looking forward to a holiday from Spence Academy, spending time with her friends in the city, attending ritzy balls, and on a somber note, tending to her ailing father. As she prepares to ring in the New Year, 1896, a handsome young man, Lord Denby, has set his sights on Gemma, or so it seems. Yet amidst the distractions of London, Gemma's visions intensify, visions of three girls dressed in white, to whom something horrific has happened, something only the realms can explain.

    wonderful

    Rebel Angels is better than A Great and Terrible Beauty, the first book in the series. It helps the characters grow as individuals and explores more o..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 14 2009 by Jennifer (austin, TX, United States)
  • 3
    The Sweet Far Thing | Libba Bray

    The Sweet Far Thing

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Libba Bray
    • Narrated By Josephine Bailey
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (285)
    Performance
    (171)
    Story
    (174)

    It has been a year of change since Gemma Doyle arrived at the foreboding Spence Academy. Her mother murdered, her father a laudanum addict, Gemma has relied on an unsuspected strength to turn catty schoolgirls into loyal friends, and has discovered an ability to travel to an enchanted world called the realms, where dark magic runs wild.

    Absoulute Perfection!!!

    The Gemma Doyle Triology is a Great and Wonderful Series. It is one of the best book for not only teens, but adults too. The narration and the story i..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 02 2009 by Felicity Fairchild ()