Shaded: Colored Lies

  • by R.E. Danielle, T.D. Dean
  • Narrated by Rob Saladino
  • 2 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From birth, Avery Foster was destined to be anything but ordinary. When a mysterious storm stirs up over her school, Avery discovers a dark past and a family secret that changes everything as she knows it. All of a sudden, people are out for her blood, immortal blood. With her family by her side, and a boy she's known since childhood, can Avery overcome all the barriers put in her way and bring about change for a race who has lain dormant for thousands of years?


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An Excellent Short YA Story

For most kids who discover on their own or are finally told about a long hidden family secret, It’s usually something that revolves around a criminal act by a family member that may or may not have led to prison. It might also be about adoption or infidelity leading to a previously unknown half brother or half sister. In “Shaded: Colored Lies,” the main character, a somewhat petulant teen girl named Avery, discovers something no one could have possibly imagined about her family and herself. From there, the story takes off. “Shaded: Colored Lies” is a novella and volume one of what I assume will be a successful, ongoing YA series. My only complaint is that it’s so good, yet so short, I wish there was an omnibus edition I could get hold of to finish the story. I hate having to wait for book after book to come out in order to finish a story.

Rob Saladino is an excellent narrator and a great choice for this story. He just adds more value to an already good story. Although I’m not bothered by it, I was surprised that the author, RE Danielle, chose a male narrator for a story with a female protagonist. Although I am an adult and probably not the target audience for this book, I think any adult will find it enjoyable.

Finally this audio book was provided by the narrator at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review courtesy of Audio Book Blast.
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- Ashanti

High School has NO course to learn their knowledge

Can't wait till the second installment. The book was fun and the characters a hoot. More of a novella than a book. I enjoyed the family involved and the story.

I was gifted this book by Audioboom in exchange for an unbiased review.
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- Kathren "I have been an avid reader all my life. Everything from True Crime to Time Travel. Now that I am retired, I read even more."

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-14-2016
  • Publisher: R.E. Danielle