The Rising : Before They Were Left Behind

  • by Tim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins
  • Narrated by Richard Ferrone
  • Series: Before They Were Left Behind
  • 10 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

New York Times best-selling authors Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins have sold more than 60 million copies of their Left Behind series, the fastest-selling adult fiction series of all time. Now these extraordinarily popular writers unveil the hotly anticipated Countdown to Rapture series, the thrilling saga that leads to the events of the Left Behind books. Ray Steele is absolutely sure of just one thing, he does not want to take over the family business. Instead, he longs to become a pilot. On the other side of the world, Marilena Carpathia dreams of motherhood. Through genetic engineering, she is about to get her wish. But what she doesn't know is, the prince of darkness himself has chosen her as his vessel, and she is about to give birth to the greatest evil the world has ever known.


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Great Prequel

Having read the rest of the Left Behind series I found this book great. It fills in the backgrounds of some of the main characters.
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- Colleena

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I'd been listening to the left behind series. Most were the dramatized version and I fell in love with the characters. I didn't want the story to end, a testament to the character development, but truthfully the last book in the series was very disappointing. This book made up for it though. It was thoughtfully written, and the story of Nicholae's childhood was actually chilling. Good book.
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- victor fernandez

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-23-2005
  • Publisher: Recorded Books