Earthbound by Aprilynne Pike audiobook

Earthbound

By Aprilynne Pike
Read by Hallie Cooper-Novack

Listening Library (Audio) 9781595146502

The Earthbound Series: Book 1

9.92 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Love, fate, and power collide in this new series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike! Tavia Michaels is the sole survivor of the plane crash that killed her parents. When she starts to see strange visions of a boy she’s never spoken with in real life, she begins to suspect that there’s much about her past that she isn’t being told. Tavia will soon to discover that she’s an Earthbound—someone with the ability to create matter out of nothing—and that she alone holds the key to stopping the Reduciata, an evil society that manipulates global events for its own shadowy purposes. Tavia will ultimately have to make a choice: to come into her powers and save the world from the evil Reduciata or to choose free will and a love of her own. #1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike has created a heart-stopping romance built on a love triangle like you’ve never seen before and filled with epic stakes and a centuries-long conspiracy. Give it to fans of Nightshade and Fallen.

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Summary

Summary

Love, fate, and power collide in this new series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike!

Tavia Michaels is the sole survivor of the plane crash that killed her parents. When she starts to see strange visions of a boy she’s never spoken with in real life, she begins to suspect that there’s much about her past that she isn’t being told. Tavia will soon to discover that she’s an Earthbound—someone with the ability to create matter out of nothing—and that she alone holds the key to stopping the Reduciata, an evil society that manipulates global events for its own shadowy purposes. Tavia will ultimately have to make a choice: to come into her powers and save the world from the evil Reduciata or to choose free will and a love of her own.

#1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike has created a heart-stopping romance built on a love triangle like you’ve never seen before and filled with epic stakes and a centuries-long conspiracy. Give it to fans of Nightshade and Fallen.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The premise of Earthbound is enough to give even the most jaded of readers the shivers. There’s much to like, with clever twists and turns, and nice flashes of humor.” RT Book Reviews (4 stars)
The greatest part: the WINGS series reaches the perfect ending. The worst part: it has to end! Claudia Gray, New York Times bestselling author of the EVERNIGHT series
. . . fascinating, rich, and romantic, and weaves a great new tapestry of thrilling fantasy. Lisa McMann, bestselling author of the WAKE trilogy
Mixing a little bit of Harry Potter and a lot of Twilight, Pike has hit on a winning combination. Yet it is her own graceful take on life inside Avalon that adds a shimmering patina sure to enthrall readers. Booklist (starred review) 
Silky narration, delicious escapism. Kirkus Reviews 
The series is action-packed, and the final chapters of the story are no exception. A thrilling page-turner, many readers will read the book cover-to-cover, barely daring to breath. VOYA (Starred Review)
Pike’s clever and innovative way of reinventing fairy tales and myths to make them her own is wonderful...[The] story is rich in vivid details, action, adventure, and romance. Romantic Times (Top Pick) 
Aprilynne Pike’s talent just continues to bloom and I am almost afraid to see how awesome her next book will be. Carrie Jones, bestselling author of Need and Captivate
Wings is a remarkable debut; the ingenuity of the mythology is matched only by the startling loveliness with which the story unfolds. Stephenie Meyer, bestselling author of the TWILIGHT Saga
Pike's . . . solid writing, particularly in her descriptions, will have readers hooked. Tavia's low-tech revelation via ChapStick works better than any superbattle to convey what's at stake in her life and choices. Publisher's Weekly
[A] riveting page-turner.... With carefully crafted characters and plot, readers will be unable to sort the good guys from the bad. Sure to satisfy romantics, mystery fans, fantasy aficionados, and thrill seekers alike. Booklist
It’s usually a good sign when I read the first 30 pages of a book one day and devour the following 300 pages the next. Such was the case with Earthbound, Aprilynne Pike’s superb new young adult novel. It’s a complicated, intoxicating, and surprising ride that I literally couldn’t put down until I read it all. Christian Science Monitor
[A] promising start to a new series that offers history, romance, and action. Kirkus Reviews
The premise of Earthbound is enough to give even the most jaded of readers the shivers. Romantic Times
Readers of supernatural romance will be clamoring for this one. SLJ

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Author Bio: Aprilynne Pike

Author Bio: Aprilynne Pike

Aprilynne Pike has been spinning fairy stories since she was a child with a hyperactive imagination. At the age of twenty she received her BA in creative writing from Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho. When not writing, she can usually be found out running; she also enjoys singing, acting, reading, and working with pregnant mothers as a childbirth educator and doula. She currently lives with her husband and children in Utah.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 9.92
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English