The Ember War
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    The Ember War: Publisher's Pack, Books 1-2 | Richard Fox

    The Ember War: Publisher's Pack, Books 1-2

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Ember War, book 1: The Earth is doomed. Humanity has a chance. In the near future, an alien probe arrives on Earth with a pivotal mission: to determine if humanity has what it takes to survive the impending invasion by a merciless armada. The probe discovers Marc Ibarra, a young inventor who holds the key to a daring gambit that could save a fraction of Earth's population. Humanity's only chance lies with Ibarra's ability to keep a terrible secret and engineer the planet down the narrow path to survival.

    I want to be ARMOUR

    I am quadriplegic and applaud Mr Fox's creativity in turning the disabled into powerful mech warriors. This is the first series I listened to where t..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 30 2017 by bhagat (mississauga, ontario, Canada)
  • 3
    Blood of Heroes: The Ember War, Book 3 | Richard Fox

    Blood of Heroes: The Ember War, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Xaros, a galaxy-wide scourge of murderous drones, have their sights set on the planet Takeni. Captain Isaac Valdar volunteers his ship to defend the innocent civilians and evacuate everyone he can. Pressed by an alien fleet in space and a horrifying foe on the surface, the Breitenfeld must risk everything to save the doomed populace.

    awesome!

    I don't know how Luke Daniel's does it, but somehow he has the voice of 50 different people, I find myself forgetting the book is narrated by one pers..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 03 2016 by A. Howell (Seattle, WA)
  • 4
    Earth Defiant: The Ember War, Book 4 | Richard Fox

    Earth Defiant: The Ember War, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
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    Betrayed by allies. Beset by new foes. Earth faces its darkest hour since the Xaros invasion. The Toth come to the solar system with a fleet of warships, and they demand the only tool that can rekindle the human race. It falls on Marine Lieutenant Hale to negotiate a pact that will save the human race at the cost of its soul - or start a war with a race of alien predators.

    satisfying installment in a great series

    A lot of my audible purchases are based on following narrators I like; Luke Daniels is one of my all time favorites. I've stumbled onto more than one ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 06 2016 by Adam Rast (MD, USA)
  • 5
    The Gardens of Nibiru: The Ember War, Book 5 | Richard Fox

    The Gardens of Nibiru: The Ember War, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The supreme Toth overlord, Mentiq, rules his species with an iron fist from his fortress on the planet Nibiru. The first overlord surrounds himself with decadent treasures and the galaxy's deadliest warriors to protect his dominion from treachery and attack. Armed with stolen Toth technology, the Breitenfeld travels to the world with a single mission: assassinate Mentiq and end the Toth threat to Earth. Armed with stolen Toth technology, the Breitenfeld travels to the world with a single mission: assassinate Mentiq and end the Toth threat to Earth.

    Still entertaining after all these books

    I've found very few authors who can keep a series going past book 3 (or 4 at the most) and still keep the story compelling, interesting and creative. ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 14 2016 by Sailfish (Grover Beach, California, United States)
  • 6
    The Battle of the Void: The Ember War, Book 6 | Richard Fox

    The Battle of the Void: The Ember War, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Xaros drove humanity to the edge of extinction. Now, an immense alien fleet is on the way to Earth to end the human race. Earth's defenses are in shambles. The planet needs time to ready for the next invasion, time it doesn't have. The Xaros are en route to Earth, and it will take a daring mission to buy Earth the chance it needs to survive the next attack. While a fleet of brave men and women prepare to face down the Xaros, the Breitenfeld travels to an ancient world where the key to ultimate victory lies buried beneath the crimes of the enigmatic Malal.

    Playing chicken with the devil

    I confess to bias. I preordered the book and downloaded Battle of the Void at the stroke of midnight. Yes, the other books in the series are that good..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 25 2016 by Donald E. Mansell (Paradise, CA)
  • 7
    The Siege of Earth: The Ember War, Book 7 | Richard Fox

    The Siege of Earth: The Ember War, Book 7

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Only an ember of humanity survived the first Xaros invasion. Now the Xaros return to deliver the final blow to Earth and her defenders. A moon carrying an armada of Xaros drones unleashes its deadly cargo on the solar system. Fortress Mars stands between the enemy and an ill-defended Earth. While the battle rages over the red planet, the Breitenfeld must launch a desperate mission to Pluto to cut off enemy reinforcements. Earth stands on the brink of ruin, and humanity needs every hero it can find to turn back the tide of destruction.

    I am waiting for the next audiobook. HURRY UP

    i have recently found the series and have listen to all the available audiobooks. i am addicted to it. so i am in desperate nee of a fix. when will bo..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 29 2016 by trevor lafleur ()
  • 8
    The Crucible: The Ember War, Book 8 | Richard Fox

    The Crucible: The Ember War, Book 8

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Xaros broke against Earth's defenses, but the war may be lost. The alien ships of former allies rule Earth's skies, threatening to obliterate cities and turn the planet into a barren wasteland if humanity refuses their demands. With their backs to the wall, the scattered crew of the Breitenfeld must work together to foil the enemy's plan before time runs out.

    really loved it!

    love all of the series so far. can't wait to listen too the next one!

    Reviewed on March 18 2017 by Charles ()
  • 9
    The Xaros Reckoning: The Ember War, Book 9 | Richard Fox

    The Xaros Reckoning: The Ember War, Book 9

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Richard Fox
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Xaros Masters destroyed Bastion, the Alliance against the alien invaders has failed. Earth stands against the full force of the enemy's unending drone fleets.

    Outstanding

    I thoroughly enjoyed the last installment in this saga! I gave it 5 stars across the board, but wish I could give the narrator's performance more than..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 08 2017 by Brandye (KELLER, TEXAS, United States)