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Publisher's Summary

In Carry On, Simon Snow and his friends realised that everything they thought they understood about the world might be wrong. And in Wayward Son, they wondered whether everything they understood about themselves might be wrong. 

In Any Way the Wind Blows, Simon and Baz and Penelope and Agatha have to decide how to move forward. 

For Simon, that means deciding whether he still wants to be part of the World of Mages – and if he doesn't, what does that mean for his relationship with Baz? Meanwhile, Baz is bouncing between two family crises and not finding any time to talk to anyone about his newfound vampire knowledge. Penelope would love to help, but she's smuggled an American Normal into London, and now she isn't sure what to do with him. And Agatha? Well, Agatha Wellbelove has had enough

Any Way the Wind Blows takes the gang back to England, back to Watford and back to their families for their longest and most emotionally wrenching adventure yet. 

This audiobook is a finale. It tells secrets and answers questions and lays ghosts to rest. 

Carry On was conceived as a book about Chosen One stories; Any Way the Wind Blows is an ending about endings. About catharsis and closure, and how we choose to move on from the traumas and triumphs that try to define us.

©2021 Rainbow Rowell (P)2021 Macmillan Audio

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Amazing book, amazing narration.

The whole trilogy is a pearl of my book collection! I love trivia, i love writing and GODS do i love the narration! Euan is SO GOOD i probably will listen other books he narrated just because of his voice and skill! Amazing 💜 Thank you, thank you so much! AWTWB - is lovely, gentle, soft book that will give you butterflies :) And - as others - very interesting and breathtaking <3

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Wraps up nicely.

I personally enjoyed AWTWB but I do still have a few critiques. AWTWB is definitely more sexually mature than the other books in this series. It isn't necessarily a bad thing, it is between adults in a long term relationship so no problems there, but I did find myself getting a little bit uncomfortable during some scenes. It never got explicit though and I will admit it is still a lot more tame than other books in the ya genre I've seen. Other than that, my only other problem is that the narrator has an accent specifically for Shepard but he seems to slip into it whenever he says 'eer' sounds. It can kinda pull you out of the story a little bit. I thoroughly enjoyed this book and would definitely recommend it to anyone who has read the books in the series, everything fits together well and it was an enjoyable fifteen hours of my life. Please don't let what I mentioned above stop you from enjoying it, I just thought a little warning might be necessary. :)

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  • Colin
  • 22-08-2021

"Is this what people do?"

What a great end to the series and another solid performance by Euan Morton. Highly recommend.

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  • Alison
  • 12-08-2021

brilliant!

Loved it as much as the first one! Would definitely recommend to any who love this series so far.

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  • shanny t.
  • 02-08-2021

another phenomenal installment

I've been obsessed with Simon and baz's story since fangirl and this didn't disappoint

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  • Rachel
  • 26-07-2021

perfect end- seriously reccomend

this is what a realistic life of an ex hero is like, coming to terms with trauma. showing that love won't heal you but goes a long way in helping.
I love this story so much, the plot was a perfect end to the series.
the performance of this audio book was perfect and absolutely stunning! made me laugh my socks off!!!!

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  • Freja
  • 24-07-2021

perfect

perfect ending, makes it harder to let go though

i know you shouldn't always give one or five stars in a review, cant trust those a lot, but this is an exception

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  • DaisyReads
  • 20-07-2021

absolutely loved it!

What a fantastic ending to the trilogy! So well written, I loved how everything played out! I enjoyed every minute of it, couldn't recommend it more. I loved the narration, Euan did a fantastic job with all the different characters and accents.

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  • Reader
  • 13-07-2021

Simon Snow is a disaster human being but that's ok

Made me cry, laugh and squeal at least twice, 10/10 would recommend to a random person in a book shop

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  • Katy Armstrong
  • 12-07-2021

Lovely book & Euan Morton still fantastic

Highly, highly recommend the audiobook - it's so great that Morton is back a third time, in lots of ways he does now embody the characters and it's so great to be able to follow them through his performance into this book. The book is funny, sweet and intimate - and he makes these moments all really sing. He's less good at the female characters, for obvious reasons, but Simon and Baz are the stars and he does a fantastic job of both.

The story is less focused than Carry On, and even Wayward Son - but is definitely the kind of thing you want to read if you've loved these characters in earlier books. I really enjoyed it.

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  • J Spence
  • 11-07-2021

The Perfect Ending

Any Way The Wind Blows is the perfect ending to the Simon Snow stories. Loved it. Can't wait to listen again.

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  • Korneeva Mariia
  • 07-07-2021

I love it, it's one of the best books about magic

Finally everything is almost on their places, I'm happy with the story and where it led us. I was listening 2 days in the row. All good, but I need to know what in the end happened with his magic, and did they fixed it?

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