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A fresh start. An old friend. A terrible enemy.

Colton Beck has a new lease on life. Their alliance is confident they can find their enemy in the Alruna system, and it’s all hands on deck. After the revelation of his origins from the mysterious woman on Dicore, Colton is at odds with where his loyalties stand.

The truth behind Indie Hart’s dedication to the Angor is revealed, making Colton doubt her motives as well as the Angor’s.

When Earth is threatened, it’ll take a lot more than one man to save the planet.

With the help of Colton’s allies, they find the source of the River, and discover its connection to the Rusa.

All pieces come together for a cataclysmic resolution, but who can Colton truly trust?

Second Chance is science fiction with a hard twist from the best-selling author of First Life, The Event, and Lost Contact.

©2022 Nathan Hystad (P)2022 Podium Audio

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Awesome

I want more like this books. Thanks Nathan for your imagination and excellent storyteller awesome

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Keep it coming

Great complexities in the storyline. There are some loose ends that have me anxious to hear more of this story.

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very good 👍

great read, can't wait for more! looking forward to getting the next book in the series...

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Excellent story. Outstanding narration.

I didn’t think the first book could be topped. I almost didn’t get this book because I thought it would have to be contrived to carry on the first story. But I was deeply wrong. This was incredible. Indescribably imaginative. The narration was perfect.

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Loving this series

This writer is really great and the narrator does an amazing job. Really great duo! Looking forward to the next book which I'm about to start right meow.

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Excellent Performance by Christopher Ryan Grant

A great follow-up to First Life (The River Saga Book One). More is revealed about the various alien cultures and the plans within plans to bring Earth into a muli-species alliance. The objective for the apparent invasion of Earth is 'for their own good'. A number of revelations come to light as the characters backstory are examined via flashback chapters that fill in gaps in the story. Like me, you may wonder if there is any way to save humanity.
I'm looking foward to reading Third Party, book 3 of 4 of The River Saga. Once again the Audible performance by Christopher Ryan Grant was excellent.

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A wonderful series

This series has more twists and turns than the Nurburgring race course. Fantastic story. Characters I love, characters I love to hate, great pacing, and a wonderful narration. This has quickly become one of my favorite series. The only problem is the depression of hearing 'Audible hopes you have enjoyed this program' and knowing I have to wait a month for the release of the next book on Audible.

Don't even think. Just buy the series.

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Narrator is fine. Maybe give some of his other books a chance.

The story is just all over the place. Author mixes up "intergalactic" for "interstellar" all the time. Characters never explain themselves and leave it to "mystery". One of the main characters at keeps asking why everyone is so secretive. They either never answer, or in one case the other character passes out. The author seems to thing this is good story telling and mystery building. Its not. Its just annoying.

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River Saga, a great read.

I have read this book and now listened to it and thoroughly enjoyed it in both formats. Looking forward to book three (in both formats!).