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Bad Moon Rising Audiobook

Bad Moon Rising: The Pine Deep Trilogy, Book 3

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Publisher's Summary

A new master of terror reigns supreme, and in his most horrifying novel yet, the clash between good and evil explodes in an apocalyptic showdown few will survive.

From a funfest to a bloodfest….

Each year, the residents of Pine Deep host the Halloween Festival, drawing tourists and celebrities from across the country to enjoy the deliciously creepy fun. Those who visit the small Pennsylvania town are out for a good time, but those who live there are desperately trying to survive.

For a monstrous evil lives among them, a savage presence whose malicious power has grown too powerful even for death to hold it back. Only a handful of brave souls stand against the King of the Dead and a red wave of destruction. Daylight is fading, and a bad moon is rising over Pine Deep. Keep watching the shadows.

Jonathan Maberry is the multiple Bram Stoker Award–winning author of Ghost Road Blues, the first of a trilogy of thrillers with a supernatural bite. A professional writer and writing teacher, he has sold more than one thousand articles, seventeen nonfiction books, six novels, and two plays.

Keep chilled: listen to more in the Pine Deep trilogy.

©2008 Jonathan Maberry (P)2011 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

What the Critics Say

“One of the best supernatural thrillers of recent years.” (John Connolly, New York Times best-selling author)

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    James D. Hurless Nashville, TN 06-30-16
    James D. Hurless Nashville, TN 06-30-16 Member Since 2016

    Dedicated Audible reader - love the average apocalyptic dystopian horror story!

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    "One of the most action packed horror ending ever!!"

    This book in the series will take you deep into horror. If you thought the first two books were scary or filled with monsters - this one will send you over the edge of madness. The level of violence and suffering is not for the faint of heart. Proceed with this book but be warned. The monsters that we are introduced to are not your typical monsters. I love the way Jonathan Mayberry gives them a new life (no pun intended - well maybe it was). I couldn't put this book down. The narration by Tom Weiner is one of the best I have ever heard. A male narrator doing multiple women voices well is not easy but Mr. Weiner does this so well and seamlessly - I am amazed. One of my best purchases on Audible.

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    James 02-20-16
    James 02-20-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Good book"
    What made the experience of listening to Bad Moon Rising the most enjoyable?

    Not may favorite Maberry book, but kept me entertained most of the time. A little horror, sci-fi, suspense, mystery and action.

    Was a little slow in spots.


    Any additional comments?

    I would recommend... rent it if you can... buy it if you want a decent spooky, sci-fi, action, suspense book.

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    tracythetoolman 01-08-16
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    "T.D.B. sissy werewolf"

    very good read I'm kind of partial to werewolves. He should have been a little tougher but that's just my opinion good story good book overall

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    Jamie L. Nolte DelaWhere 10-25-15
    Jamie L. Nolte DelaWhere 10-25-15 Member Since 2015

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    "Perfect series"

    The perfect series for really anytime, but just happened upon them mid sept and just finished up late October. Wow, everything that went into this series is simply amazing. Have a go & let yourself get sucked in.

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    rooster 08-24-15
    rooster 08-24-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Excellent Climax "

    And terrifically entertaining close to the series. Lots of build up and back story in the first two books! This one really does it though!

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    Sandra 05-21-15
    Sandra 05-21-15
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    "You have to read all three!"

    The first book leaves you wondering a little where it's going, the second is where it starts to gel and gets creepier. The third book is where it all comes together in quite a thriller!!

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    Tracy Ewing, NJ, United States 05-18-15
    Tracy Ewing, NJ, United States 05-18-15 Member Since 2008

    An avid reader and listener with eclectic tastes... One unifying them is my love of humor, mystery and great narration.

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    "Vampires, warewolves, ghosts & zombies oh my!"

    It's a little slow at times but The characters redeem the story and there are times when I was truly concerned about their well being.

    An unexpected twist on the vampire warewolf zombie ghost genre - and yes all of these are somehow in the tale!

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    Amazon Customer 02-22-15 Member Since 2012

    I am a married grandma of ... Um...8! I deliver papers every night and listen to audio books much of the time. I love my job! The kids come with sometimes and they listen to some stuff I get.

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    "Maberry does it again!"

    In the thrilling, heart stopping conclusion to the Pine Deep Trilogy we see the great battle for good and love come to an earsplitting, gut wrenching. crescendo. You'll be at the edge of your seat with your fingernails dug in as you follow Crow, Val and Mike to their fate. Enjoy!

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    Bobby Kingsland, GA, United States 03-17-14
    Bobby Kingsland, GA, United States 03-17-14 Member Since 2011
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    "Wow, what a great series"

    Wow, what a great series. I first became a fan of J. Maberrys with his Joe Ledger Books. After I ripped through all 5 like a wildman, anything from Maberry had to be great so I added the Pine Deep Trilogy to my "To Do" list. The only thing I can complain about is that I waited so long to get started on it. Since the next Ledger book is coming out later this month (3/32/14) I decided to queue them up and go!
    I listened to all three back to back to back so this review is going to encompass all 3 books, but dont worry, Ill avoid spoilers. One piece of advice, forget everything you know about werewolves and vampires. Maberry has a really nice twist that will leave you a little lost until Bad Moon Rising (book 3) when it all comes together nicely.
    Great writing, great story, great characters, great narrator in Tom Weiner. When I first started I felt a Stephen King vibe in the depth of the characters and surroundings, but not a rip off way, just in the buildup. The story unfolds over the three books, and you are given bits along the way. Maberry treats us to a variety of bad guys, not just one or two. You get your pick of who you hate the most. So for me, this was a real good listen. If you like your listens in the 10 hour time frame, then this may be much for you since you'll invest 47 hours in it. If you like a nice long walk in the park of death and mayhem, then this is a good one. @byf2

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    Oenophile 04-01-13
    Oenophile 04-01-13

    In vino veritas

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    "This is the only one you need:"
    What did you love best about Bad Moon Rising?

    The good guys win! They survive werewolves, vampires, ghosts, nefarious drugged candy, child abuse and bad coffee


    What other book might you compare Bad Moon Rising to and why?

    I compared. It, unwisely, to the Joe Ledger series. I read all three books in this particular series, but you do not need to do so. Skip 1 and 2. This book recaps nicely, brings you up to date and proceeds at a good clip. It is not as good as the Ledger series books but it was worth the credit for the most part. The end was a bit rushed.


    What does Tom Weiner bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    He was a good narrator and had a good repertoire of voices, a nice pitch to his voice and appropriate pace.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Supernatural menagerie


    Any additional comments?

    Buy this book, skip 1 and 2 of this series and use the credits to get the Joe ledger series. Maberry is a hoot in those.

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