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From a Distant Star Audiobook

From a Distant Star

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Publisher's Summary

Seventeen-year-old Emma was the only one who hadn't given up on her boyfriend, Lucas. Everyone else - his family, his friends, his doctors - was convinced that any moment could be his last. So when Lucas miraculously returns from the brink of death, Emma thinks her prayers have been answered.

As the surprised town rejoices, Emma begins to question whether Lucas is the same boy she's always known. When she finds an unidentifiable object on his family's farm - and government agents come to claim it - she begins to suspect that nothing is what it seems. Emma's out-of-this-world discovery may be the key to setting things right, but only if she and Lucas can evade the agents who are after what they have. With all her hopes and dreams on the line, Emma sets out to save the boy she loves. And with a little help from a distant star, she might just have a chance at making those dreams come true.

©2015 Karen McQuestion (P)2015 Brilliance Audio, all rights reserved.

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    "loved it"

    I haven't read this author before. the story has a strong, easy feel with terrific pacing. high emotion, not gritty thankfully. fun read.

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    Character Reader Nashville, TN 09-17-17
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    "A visit from on high"

    Make sure to entertain strangers....it may be an answer to prayer. Loved this novel. It made me laugh and cry and now I will "car dance" my way through life.

    Great production by Kate Rudd.

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    Amazon Customer 08-12-17
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    "Good story, terrible narration"

    Interesting story and writing. The narration was god awfull. This Kate rudd person needs to find a new job.

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    RedWV 08-09-17
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    "Absolutely loved everything about this story"

    Completely enjoyed this story. Great characters. Wonderful story line. Perfectly written and narrated. Would highly recommend listening or reading this one. Loved it.

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    Christine Sandy Hook, CT, United States 07-25-17
    Christine Sandy Hook, CT, United States 07-25-17 Member Since 2017
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    "this is geared towards eight to twelve year olds."

    I think that this story would need very entertaining to a very young audience that has little understanding of science or politics. this was not for me however.

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    Rael R. 07-24-17
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    "Kate Rudd knocks this out of the park!"

    This was a very enjoyable story. I don't know exactly how it found if way in my list, it just did so I gave it a listen without knowing anything about it. I only wish it was longer.

    Kate Rudds reading and narrative was excellent. She really captured the essence of each person.

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    Mia 07-21-17
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    It kept me glued to my seat! It would make a great movie. The narration was done well too.

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    "For Ages 12 - 14"

    Intriguing concept although it is written for young people. The narrator for this took too many liberties with the content, meh.

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    "Inesperado, pero lindo."

    Cómo desearía que hubiese una segunda parte, Shipeo a los personajes equivocados, pero podría conformarme con Lucas y Emma estando juntos (Aun así, Scout....). No importa, fue una historia tierna y linda, sencilla y divertida. Me la leí de una sentada.

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    P54 family 07-14-17
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    "Keeps you engaged from page 1 till the end"

    I like the fact that this audiobook was not super long. It also was engaging right from the start and kept your interest throughout the entire book.

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