Terminated by Rachel Caine
Narrator: Julia Whelan
Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins
Date Read: November 2013
Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy
Already addicted to the pharmaceutical drug that keeps her body from decomposing, Bryn has to stop a secretive group of rich and powerful investors from eliminating the existing Returné addicts altogether. To ensure their plan to launch a new, military-grade strain of nanotech, the investors’ undead assassin—who just happens to be the ex-wife of Bryn’s lover Patrick—is on the hunt for anyone that stands in their way.
And while Bryn’s allies aren’t about to go down without a fight, the secret she’s been keeping threatens to put those closest to her in even more danger. Poised to become a monster that her own side—and her own lover—will have to trap and kill, Bryn needs to find the cure to have any hope of preserving the lives of her friends, and her own dwindling humanity…
Publisher: Roc, Tantor
Series: Revivalist #3
Also by this author: Glass Houses, Ill Wind, Working Stiff, Heat Stroke, Undone br> br>
Also in this series: Working Stiff, Two Weeks' Notice
Listened for Fun (Audible)
Tracking Books Read Review (Short)
Overall Rating: 5.00
Story Rating: 5.00
Character Rating: 5.00
Audio Rating: 4.50
First Thought when Finished: Terminated ended in a way that wrapped up the trilogy in the most perfect of ways! BRAVO! (Also there was a moment there that I was bit scared).
Overall Thoughts: YES YES YES! This is the way a series should end! There were tears, laughter, OMG moments, and “is she really going to do that? Say she isn’t going to do that” moments. I can’t really talk about the book without giving anything away so here is what you need to know before reading:
1)Do not read these out of order. There are only 3 so do yourself a favor and read the whole series.
2)You will need MULTIPLE Kleenexes unless you have a heart made of stone.
3)The end will surprise you. I don’t mind spoilers but try to read this one spoiler free.
4)Read even if you don’t like zombies. This isn’t a true zombie book but more like what the series title says: Revivalist (people who have been revived after death).
Narrated by Julia Whelan /Length 9 hrs and 52 mins
I sound like a broken record but Julia really did nail this narration. She was the Revivalist crew. You would not go wrong listening to these on audiobook.
Final Thought: Hands down my favorite series (so far) by Rachel Caine.
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