Kimberly Derting
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Kimberly Derting

Kimberly is the author of the award-winning THE BODY FINDER series, THE PLEDGE trilogy, and THE TAKING trilogy. She's also co-written the new picture book series, CECE LOVES SCIENCE! Her books have been translated into 15 languages, and both THE BODY FINDER and THE PLEDGE were YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults selections.

She lives in the Pacific Northwest, which give her endless rainy days to spend indoors writing. She also spends entirely too much time ordering stuff off the Internet and binge-watching Netflix with her husband and kids.

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    • The Essence

    • A Pledge Novel
    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Casey Holloway
    • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 81
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 75

    At the luminous conclusion of The Pledge, Charlaina defeated the tyrant Sabara and took her place as Queen of Ludania....

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Grim

    • By: Ellen Hopkins, Julie Kagawa, Amanda Hocking, and others
    • Narrated by: Christine Johnson
    • Length: 13 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 40

    Inspired by classic fairy tales, but with a dark and sinister twist, Grim contains short stories from some of the best voices in young adult literature today....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • awsome

    • By Whitney on 02-26-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Pledge

    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Casey Holloway
    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 293
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 269
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 268

    In the violent country of Ludania, the language you speak determines what class you are, and there are harsh punishments if you forget your place....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 3-1/2

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-16-12

    Regular price: $17.95

    • Cece Loves Science

    • By: Kimberly Derting, Shelli R. Johannes
    • Narrated by: Courtney Shaw
    • Length: 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Cece’s parents say she was born curious. She asks: Why? How? What if? When her teacher, Ms. Curie, assigns a science project, Cece knows just what to ask....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • The Body Finder

    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Eileen Stevens
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 110

    Violet Ambrose is grappling with two major issues: Jay Heaton and her morbid secret ability....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • You are warned

    • By Felicity Fairchild on 08-04-11

    Regular price: $20.72

    • The Last Echo

    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Jessica Almasy
    • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    In the end, all that's left is an Echo. Before, Violet's morbid ability to sense the dead led her to uncover dark murders and long-buried secrets in her small town....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great books

    • By D'Aulan on 05-02-15

    Regular price: $17.95

    • The Replaced

    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89

    Kyra hasn't been the same since she returned from her mysterious five-year disappearance....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good plot, overdramatic narration

    • By Mandy on 05-24-15

    Regular price: $26.23

    • The Taking

    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 168
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 150

    When 16-year-old Kyra Agnew wakes up behind a Dumpster at the Gas 'n' Sip, she has no memory of how she got there....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Sci Fi Romance Novel

    • By Cookiej on 01-24-15

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The Countdown

    • The Taking, Book 3
    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    Ever since Kyra was abducted by aliens and then returned to Earth, she has known there was something different about her....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent ending

    • By James on 07-04-16

    Regular price: $22.81

    • Desires of the Dead

    • A Body Novel
    • By: Kimberly Derting
    • Narrated by: Eileen Stevens
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 84

    The missing dead call to Violet. They want to be found.Violet can sense the echoes of those who've been murdered and the matching imprint that clings to their killers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • like nothing I've read before

    • By D'Aulan on 04-29-15

    Regular price: $20.72

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