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  • Tempests and Slaughter

  • The Numair Chronicles, Book 1
  • By: Tamora Pierce
  • Narrated by: Ari Meyers
  • Length: 15 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 601
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 551
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 550

Arram Draper is on the path to becoming one of the realm's most powerful mages. The youngest student in his class at the Imperial University of Carthak, he has a gift with unlimited potential for greatness - and for attracting danger. At his side are his two best friends: Varice, a clever girl with an often-overlooked talent, and Ozorne, the "leftover prince" with secret ambitions. Together, these three friends forge a bond that will one day shape kingdoms.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great prequel

  • By G. Amundsen on 02-08-18

Pleased Long-Time Fan

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-08-18

Loved stepping back into the world of Tortall with this fun story. I'm really excited to see where the rest of the series goes.

  • Furies of Calderon

  • Codex Alera, Book 1
  • By: Jim Butcher
  • Narrated by: Kate Reading
  • Length: 19 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,120
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,336
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,367

In the realm of Alera, where people bond with the furies - elementals of earth, air, fire, water, and metal - 15-year-old Tavi struggles with his lack of furycrafting. But when his homeland erupts in chaos - when rebels war with loyalists and furies clash with furies - Tavi's simple courage will turn the tides of war.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Oh, how I HATE the horns!!!!

  • By Sarah on 09-14-13

great characters

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-16-17

great narration. good story. fun characters. wish author had explained furies a little more.

  • The Thousand Names

  • By: Django Wexler
  • Narrated by: Richard Poe
  • Length: 22 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 684
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 630
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 637

With this stunning series opener, Django Wexler leaps to the upper echelon of today’s best fantasy authors. The Thousand Names opens his Shadow Campaigns series with a tale of bloody rebellion that will reshape an empire -- and a world. Captain Marcus d’Ivoire and Winter Ihernglass see their fortunes rise under the command of military genius Janus bet Vhalnich. But Janus’ obsession with the supernatural portends a dire fate for the realm.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great Military Fantasy

  • By Johnathan W. Hill on 04-24-14

enjoyable read

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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-12-17

enjoyed listening to the audio. characters are well written and mysterious. look forward to next book.

  • Calamity

  • The Reckoners, Book 3
  • By: Brandon Sanderson
  • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
  • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 19,832
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 18,348
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18,313

When Calamity lit up the sky, the Epics were born. David's fate has been tied to their villainy ever since that historic night. Steelheart killed his father. Firefight stole his heart. And now Regalia has turned his closest ally into a dangerous enemy. David knew Prof's secret and kept it even when Prof struggled to control the effects of his Epic powers. But facing Obliteration in Babilar was too much. Once the Reckoners' leader, Prof has now embraced his Epic destiny.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Climactic Battles Second Chances? as Calamity Ends

  • By Don Gilbert on 02-18-16

Renewing faith in the hearts of men.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-04-16

Brandon does a great job of making us feel a part of yhe story and giving us hope that there is more to the human condition than meets the eye.

  • Staked

  • The Iron Druid Chronicles, Book 8
  • By: Kevin Hearne
  • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
  • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10,097
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 9,437
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,409

When a Druid has lived for 2,000 years like Atticus, he's bound to run afoul of a few vampires - make that legions of them. Even his former friend and legal counsel turned out to be a bloodsucking backstabber. Now the toothy troublemakers - led by power-mad pain-in-the-neck Theophilus - have become a huge problem requiring a solution. It's time to make a stand.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • I have to agree. . .

  • By Jessica on 02-04-16

Amazing, gripping edge of your seat excitemnet.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-01-16

Staked has everything your looking for in an installement of IDC. kevin Hearn is a masterful story teller. He takes you on a trip around the world and leaves comforted and satisfied. A wonderful adventure of twists and turns and harmony.

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