This new series has started off better, was a bit slow to get into the action but when it did it kept me unable to stop listening finished this book i..Show More »n 2 days. and ended at just the right place answered the climax but left with a nice hook for book 2.
for the most part there were few surprises in the story this time. I sense the author intended this to be a break in pace, a pause to reflect for the ..Show More »reader add much as for the characters. usual engaging battles with satisfying outcomes. and few moments of cringing.
Christian Rummel's narration and voice acting is amazing. I totally but into his characters, no matter their gender or their accent.
The production on this recording lacks the music from earlier books, but it is no less in quality, and the direction is spot on.
When you get into this book, after all that has been written before it, you enjoy the story for the characters interaction but wonder if the plot that..Show More » awaits you will be a generic combination of what you've already heard.
Nothing could be further from reality, though. This book week keep you interested till the very end. It brings a lot more emotion to the story as well, bringing the characters back from the brink with elements that are unique, while silk being rooted in the science established in previous books.
For those who have continued with this series, this book is a must and won't disappoint. for those who haven't started this series, grab Dauntless and be prepared for quite a ride.
The narration is also superb, contributing to the overall quality of this series.