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- By: Madeleine Roux
- Narrated by: Michael Goldstrom
- Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
For 16-year-old Dan Crawford, a summer program for gifted students is the chance of a lifetime. No one else at his high school gets his weird fascinations with history and science, but at the New Hampshire College Prep program, such quirks are all but required. Dan arrives to find that the usual summer housing has been closed, forcing students to stay in the crumbling Brookline dorm - formerly a psychiatric hospital.
- By Jacob Newman on 03-09-15
This book REALLY chilled me down in the heat!
This book is so well written and the story is so well plotted that this was a joy to listen to❤ It has a unique vibe with a fantastically unique "worldsetting" I loved the way Madeleine used the Asylum and the way she described it! like the building in itself was a breathing and fully alive being, playing tricks on the characters' minds!
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The Darkest Minds
- Darkest Minds, Book 1
- By: Alexandra Bracken
- Narrated by: Amy McFadden
- Length: 13 hrs and 56 mins
When Ruby woke up on her 10th birthday, something about her had changed. Something frightening enough to make her parents lock her in the garage and call the police. Something that got her sent to Thurmond, a brutal government “rehabilitation camp.” She might have survived the mysterious disease that had killed most of America’s children, but she and the others emerged with something far worse: frightening abilities they could not control.
Overall, I really enjoyed this thrilling book
- By Sash & Em: A Tale of Two Bookies on 08-06-13
Tears, laughter, anger and disbelief😍
second best book ever after The 5th Wave😍As much as I loved the story and the characters, i loved the narrator and the way the book was written😍
2 of 3 people found this review helpful