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A Snake's Life

Narrated by: Travis Baldree
Length: 8 hrs and 9 mins
Categories: Young Adults, Ages 13 & Up
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Publisher's Summary

The afterlife isn't always what you think....

A loving father of three children, Albert lived a life of few regrets. He served his country far from home. He outlived his soul mate. He died alone.

However, his assumptions about a peaceful eternity, reunited with his wife, are thrown out the window when a meddling god digs his fingers into Albert's afterlife.

The positive? He will have a chance to see his wife again.

The negative? He has to survive the dangers of the legendary World Tree for the next 300 years. He's been reincarnated into a world full of magical evolutions, monstrous deer, sassy 10-year-old elves, and untold hidden dangers. It won't be easy, but if life has taught Albert anything it's this: If something is worth having, it's worth fighting for. And he intends to fight.

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Delightful

So much like a cultivation story and yet not too. Kenneth Arant is quickly becoming one of my favourite authors and he only has two books. Thank you to Travis Baldree, who's amazing voice led me to a new author.

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Where's the next book?!?

I loved every minute of it! Now, I'll have to patiently wait on the edge of my seat until the next book comes out 😭

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that was actually pretty good

not sure if there's going to be a second book with the ending it could go both ways. it's not a bad ending I just hope there will be another book at some point. as with all books read by Travis baldree I can't tell if it's his brilliant narration or the story it's self that's making me so attached to the charters. I think I could recommend this to anyone, tho I might be a immune to gore and stat sheets at this point so I'm probably not the best judge

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 16-06-2020

A need to buy for LITrpg fans!

It is simple if you like a reincarnation story, this is the book for you. If you like GameLit or LITrpg this is a story for you. If you like the sound of Travis Baldree's dulcet tones then HECK YEAH you need to get it!

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  • word bandit
  • 20-06-2020

good book

started off slow and strange but once it got going I liked it 10 out of 10

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  • Steven Don Porto Carero
  • 17-06-2020

Made me laugh

The humor was right up my alley. This is a promising start in a new series. The stats are kept simple and I liked that. Likable characters, epic adventures, good humor and good narration. What more can you want?

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  • danny
  • 16-06-2020

So glad i gave it a chance.

My only complaint is this book is on the shorter side, But it is definitely worth a credit

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  • Anthony
  • 14-06-2020

wow

It was better than I thought it would be The characters are really likable Is a few things I didn't like but that's like every book definitely worth the credit and can't wait for the next book I'll be keeping it

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  • Chris M
  • 13-06-2020

Amazing!

This was a joy to listen to! I've read the book previously and loved it so I thought I'd see how the audiobook was. Travis just brought the story to life and I'm so glad I picked it up!

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 25-07-2020

LOVED IT!

As usual with Travis Baldree, excellent performance. He never fails to make a book shine. Kenneth Arant is an excellent author and I look forward to book 2. This first book is the purest example of a LIT-RPG/Evolution book. I loved every moment.

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  • David R
  • 21-06-2020

Absolutely Great! A must read

Finally another good book in the LitRPG genre. You can't not like this book.

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  • 26-07-2020

Antiheroes are always more interesting

Great book that leaves you wondering what is going to happen next. Im looking forward to the second book.

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  • Michael Williams
  • 25-07-2020

Love the story

I was amazed at how hooked I was listening that I could not stop. Wish it was a bit longer but know I'm looking forward to the next volume.

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  • Thomas P Scott
  • 17-06-2020

A good read.

navigation was good, story was good and I honestly hope there is actually a sequel to it. it was also nice to see a different perspective from the whole travel to A Different World trope.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 08-09-2020

Great story, not suitable for kids though.

Listened through it in a day, and it is a decent story. It is regretable that it doesn't have enough antagonists whom actually threatens the mc, and thus the plot, seems to be driven by curiosity about evolutions. World building has a lot of concepts, names, places and content derived from the Asgardian pantheon, and the twists on the personas help round off the mysteries of a person by having them similar to thir name sharing mythical being. Ending is a bit vague, and can both be seen as rounding off the book, and setting up for another. I recomend for people 16+ who like Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Game, Other World story tags.

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  • StumpyMum
  • 12-08-2020

A tad let down

The concept is awesome. Light Novelish, I admit. Sometimes felt like lazy writing though.

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  • Adam
  • 29-07-2020

A really nice take on the genre

For once in one of these types of books I actually like the protagonist, I had a fair bit of fun listening to this and I really hope it gets a sequel

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 18-07-2020

A great listen

Thoroughly enjoyed this book with its twist on seeing the story of evolution in a LitRPG from the perspective of a man turned monster. Loved the narrative of the story and the voice acting complimented it perfectly. Would highly recommend

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  • Uko
  • 14-07-2020

Very entertaining

The story is captivating and constantly keeps you entertained. From the cradle series, I’ve found that I love listening to Travis Baldree’s voice. He has his way of adding emotion and texture to the characters; bringing them to life. This is a laid back story mostly meant to pass the time; nonetheless, it was very much worth the listen.