Road to Nowhere
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(4.3 based on 1515 ratings)
  • 1
    The Book of the Unnamed Midwife: The Road to Nowhere, Book 1 | Meg Elison

    The Book of the Unnamed Midwife: The Road to Nowhere, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Meg Elison
    • Narrated By Angela Dawe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1241)
    Performance
    (1157)
    Story
    (1160)

    When she fell asleep, the world was doomed. When she awoke, it was dead. In the wake of a fever that decimated the earth's population - killing women and children and making childbirth deadly for the mother and infant - the midwife must pick her way through the bones of the world she once knew to find her place in this dangerous new one. Gone are the pillars of civilization. All that remains is power - and the strong who possess it.

    I liked it, I actually liked it.

    I usually do not prefer the apocalyptic genre of book, and really, I took three risks, I didnt read any reviews, and bought the book before it was rel..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 18 2016 by Brittney D. Meyers ()
  • 2
    The Book of Etta: The Road to Nowhere, Book 2 | Meg Elison

    The Book of Etta: The Road to Nowhere, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Meg Elison
    • Narrated By Adenrele Ojo
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (274)
    Performance
    (254)
    Story
    (254)

    Etta comes from Nowhere, a village of survivors of the great plague that wiped away the world that was. In the world that is, women are scarce and childbearing is dangerous...yet desperately necessary for humankind's future. Mothers and midwives are sacred, but Etta has a different calling.

    This is not The Book of The Unnamed Midwife

    I was eager for this book to arrive after I pre-ordered it because of how impressed I was by "The Book of the Unnamed Midwife." Unfortunately, this bo..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 08 2017 by Leanne ()