***Warning: This audiobook may contain offensive content***
In the first cycle of the Harbinger series, four strangers discover they have extraordinary gifts and are brought together to fight a growing darkness. Meet the members of the Harbingers team--each written by an acclaimed author--in four linked episodes! Fast-paced and ongoing, this thrilling suspense collection reads like your favorite TV series. Four Bestselling Authors Team Up for Thrilling Supernatural Suspense Gathering four stories from four bestselling author friends, Invitation is the first collection in the ongoing Harbingers series. In "The Call" by Bill Myers, four strangers are drawn together to help a student at the mysterious Institute for Advanced Psychic Studies. His gifts are supposedly being honed to assist world leaders . . . but there are some very disturbing strings attached. Frank Peretti's "The Haunted" confronts a supernatural mystery, a case of murder, and an exploration into the darkness of the human heart, all centering around a mysterious house. In Angela Hunt's "The Sentinels," animals around the world are mysteriously dying. What could it mean? When the tragedy begins to touch Andi's dreams, she discovers a terrifying theory. "The Girl" by Alton Gansky is a gripping tale of a young barefoot girl found holding a scroll in the snowy Oregon mountains. She is sweet, innocent--apparently not of this world--and something wants to kill her.
- intriguing story line, worth the read/listen
I bought the audio book on the strength of Frank Peretti's reputation and how much I appreciate him as an author. What I discovered was a unique approach to writing a story. I loved the base line of the character parameters at the beginning and how each author fleshed out their characters within the same narrative as they followed one another. I was able to experience four different authors and their style. At first I struggled to switch between the first two authors and their stylistic differences, but later I anticipated it and enjoyed it.
I loved the weird factor of each story and how it played into the total narrative. the authors did a good job of retaining the history of the plot as the main character switched with each author. I plan on getting the next installment soon.
Although I did appreciate some author's style more than others, it did afford me the ability to scope out 3 new authors with one book.
- Loved the story.
Amazing story! It has different points of views, which makes it a really interesting story. Can’t wait for the next one!
- Not clean enough for me.
I was intrigued by the story line but there was a curse word and info about a boy giving a man a pornographic dream just withing the first few chapters. I think that that part was completely unnecessary. I will not finish this book.
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