The 5th Wave

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Audio (12.68 hours)
Product Number: Z100101172
Released: Aug 10, 2015
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ISBN: #9781624068676
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Description

After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one. Now, it's the dawn of the 5th wave, and on a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them. The beings who only look human, who roam the countryside killing anyone they see. Who have scattered Earth's last survivors. To stay alone is to stay alive, Cassie believes, until she meets Evan Walker. Beguiling and mysterious, Evan Walker may be Cassie's only hope for rescuing her brother - or even saving herself. But Cassie must choose: between trust and despair, between defiance and surrender, between life and death. To give up or to get up.

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Author(s): Rick Yancey
Series: 5th Wave Series No: 1
Genre: Sci Fi
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 1900

All formats/editions

CD
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Author(s): Rick Yancey
Series:
Product Number DD14993
Released: Aug 28, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Penguin Group US
ISBN: #9781611763997
eBook
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Author(s): Rick Yancey
Series:
Product Number EB00396328
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101598962
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Author(s): Rick Yancey
Series:
Product Number EB00737569
Released: Nov 06, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781984814234

Professional reviews

"If you get confused about who the good guys are in this story, don't worry. It's all explained in the end. The feeling of uncertainty is part of the plan to make listeners experience the horror of living in a world in which aliens have killed 93 percent of humanity--and are still hunting the remaining survivors. It's an effective tool, and listeners won't guess the ending or major developments, which adds to the pleasure. Brandon Espinoza and Phoebe Strole deliver the novel, with Espinoza taking the chapters narrated by a mystery man and Strole taking those narrated by a young female. As Cassie, a girl searching for her missing brother, Strole is particularly convincing. The emotion in her voice is a stark contrast to the lack of emotion in the voice of her savior. M.S. (c) AudioFile 2013, Portland, Maine"

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