The Gift by James Patterson audiobook

The Gift

By James Patterson and Ned Rust
Read by Elijah Wood , Spencer Locke , and, Peter Giles

Jimmy Patterson 9780316036252

The Witch & Wizard Series: Book 2

6.98 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781607886754

When Whit and Wisty were imprisoned by the wicked forces of the totalitarian regime known as the New Order, they were barely able to escape with their lives. Now part of a hidden community of teens like themselves, Whit and Wisty have established themselves as leaders of the Resistance, willing to sacrifice anything to save kids kidnapped and brutally imprisoned by the New Order. But the One has other plans in store for them. He needs Wisty, for she is “The One Who Has the Gift.” While trying to figure out what that means, Whit and Wisty’s suspenseful adventures through Overworld and Shadowland lead to a jaw-dropping climax and conclusion, the highly-anticipated fulfillment of the heart-pounding opening prologue of book one, The Execution of the Allgoods.

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Summary

Summary

A #1 New York Times bestseller

A USA Today bestseller

A Los Angeles Times bestseller

When Whit and Wisty were imprisoned by the wicked forces of the totalitarian regime known as the New Order, they were barely able to escape with their lives. Now part of a hidden community of teens like themselves, Whit and Wisty have established themselves as leaders of the Resistance, willing to sacrifice anything to save kids kidnapped and brutally imprisoned by the New Order.

But the One has other plans in store for them. He needs Wisty, for she is “The One Who Has the Gift.” While trying to figure out what that means, Whit and Wisty’s suspenseful adventures through Overworld and Shadowland lead to a jaw-dropping climax and conclusion, the highly-anticipated fulfillment of the heart-pounding opening prologue of book one, The Execution of the Allgoods.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Dialogue-heavy and action-packed, the writing throughout is inventive and colorfully detailed. Written in a conversational tone…It’s easy to visualize the story.” Los Angeles Times
“The chapter endings are suspenseful cliffhangers and urge even the most tentative reader to keep reading! We can expect more from this dynamic sibling team in the future.” San Francisco Book Review
“If you’re looking for a action-packed read, then this is the book. Full of thrills and surprises, there is something around every corner, just waiting to shock you.” Guardian (London)

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Author

Author Bio: James Patterson

Author Bio: James Patterson

James Patterson is one of the most popular writers of all time, with more than 375 million copies of his books sold worldwide. He holds the record for most New York Times bestsellers and is the author of the two most popular detective series of the past decade, the Alex Cross novels and the Women’s Murder Club. Patterson has won an Edgar Award, the mystery world’s highest honor, and his novels Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider were made into feature films. His lifelong work to promote books and reading is reflected in his website ReadKiddoRead.com, which helps parents, grandparents, teachers, and librarians find the very best children’s books for their kids. Patterson is a recipient of the Los Angeles Times’ 2015 Innovator’s Award.

Author Bio: Ned Rust

Author Bio: Ned Rust

Ned Rust is a former boatyard worker, assistant English teacher, assistant maritime investigator, rock critic, rock photographer, organic chemist,biochemist, pollster, co-author (with James Patterson) of New York Times #1 bestsellers, and he generally at least aspires to be an upstanding suburban New York husband and dad. Also, at one point, he had a job walking John Cheever’s dog, Cocoa. Among other places, his writing has appeared in Rolling Stone, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and The Incredible Sestina Anthology. When he’s not busy typing, he enjoys attending track meets, going to ballet recitals, gardening, light carpentry, composting, record shopping, book shopping, record listening, and book reading. He has degrees or at least diplomas from Briarcliff High School, Vassar College and New York University, and has done coursework at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the State University of New York at Albany.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 6.98
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English