Dreamblood
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  • 1
    The Killing Moon: Dreamblood, Book 1 | N. K. Jemisin

    The Killing Moon: Dreamblood, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By N. K. Jemisin
    • Narrated By Sarah Zimmerman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (334)
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    In the ancient city-state of Gujaareh, peace is the only law. Upon its rooftops and amongst the shadows of its cobbled streets wait the Gatherers - the keepers of this peace. Priests of the dream-goddess, their duty is to harvest the magic of the sleeping mind and use it to heal, soothe . . . and kill those judged corrupt. But when a conspiracy blooms within Gujaareh's great temple, Ehiru - the most famous of the city's Gatherers - must question everything he knows.

    Refreshing Take on Fantasy

    I went into Jemisin's book having never read any of her novels and not quite knowing what to expect. The learning curve is steeper than some of the fa..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 22 2012 by Patrick (United States)
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    The Shadowed Sun: Dreamblood, Book 2 | N. K. Jemisin

    The Shadowed Sun: Dreamblood, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By N. K. Jemisin
    • Narrated By Sarah Zimmerman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (186)
    Performance
    (169)
    Story
    (170)

    Gujaareh, the city of dreams, suffers under the imperial rule of the Kisuati Protectorate. A city where the only law was peace now knows violence and oppression. And nightmares. A mysterious and deadly plague haunts the citizens of Gujaareh, dooming the infected to die screaming in their sleep. Trapped between dark dreams and cruel overlords, the people yearn to rise up - but Gujaareh has known peace for too long. Someone must show them the way. Hope lies with two outcasts.

    Sequel to The Killing Moon

    Picked up this sequel after enjoying the first book (The Killing Moon). It's set about 10 years after the first book ends and picks up the story of th..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 09 2016 by Blythe (California)