Edgewood : Edgewood

  • by Karen McQuestion
  • Narrated by Maxwell Glick
  • Series: Edgewood
  • 9 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The night Russ Becker witnesses a strange astronomical event, his world changes forever. Before long Russ discovers he's developed incredible superpowers, and he's not the only one. Three other young people - beautiful Mallory, arrogant Jameson, and mysterious Nadia - have had the same experience and all of them now have powers of their own. Mallory can control peoples' minds, Jameson moves objects with his thoughts, and Nadia has empathic abilities.
At first the four relish their newfound gifts, but things become serious when they learn they are being hunted by an organization that wants them for its own nefarious purposes. When Russ's family is threatened, he's forced into action. What transpires will change all of them in ways they never imagined.

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A compelling novel & a series with good promise

Where does Edgewood rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

I really enjoyed it. Our Young Adult characters develop powers from some kind of mysterious Lights in the Sky, a bad agency wants them, secrets are probed, some elements of romance - not too much though and another agency emerges which may or may not want to help them.


What other book might you compare Edgewood to, and why?

I don't like to offer comparisons as you might not like the book to which I compare this one, and this is a good book. The characters feel their ages (15) and we have some really good characters and some very nice storytelling.


Which scene did you most enjoy?

I enjoyed how the author started the book and introduced how something that we would probably all like to happen to us happens on a limited basis in terms of location and number of people. This great start then sets the pace and it set my expectation for this very good book.


Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

I actually think the whole book drew me in and made me want more!


Any additional comments?

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review courtesy of AudiobookBlast dot com.

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- Tony Bough

Book Details

  • Release Date: 15-04-2015
  • Publisher: Karen McQuestion