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The Seclusion

Lisa Beacom

Embark on a thrilling journey through the dystopian future of America in the audiobook The Seclusion. Written by award-winning author Jacqui Castle, this gripping tale follows the adventures of Patricia, also known as Patch, and her loyal companion Rexx. When they stumble upon forbidden books from before the Seclusion, their thirst for knowledge leads to the arrest of Patch's father and their own perilous escape from an oppressive regime. As they traverse a shattered United States, Patch and Rexx uncover the dark secrets behind their country's isolation. Castle's masterful storytelling and chillingly realistic portrayal of a society gripped by totalitarianism make this a must-read for fans of science fiction and dystopian dramas.

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Audiobook: The Seclusion

In the year 2090, America finds itself isolated from the rest of the world, enclosed within walls that separate it from the outside. It is in this dystopian future that we uncover the thrilling story of Patricia, also known as Patch, and her loyal companion Rexx. While on a routine mission to scout for the country's depleting resources, Patch and Rexx stumble upon a prohibited treasure - printed books from the time before the Seclusion. These forbidden texts awaken a deep curiosity within them, propelling them into a dangerous journey to discover the truth.

An oppressive regime

As Patch and Rexx become consumed by their quest for knowledge, their actions catch the attention of the totalitarian Board, the ruling power that governs the nation with an iron fist. Patch's father, a victim of this regime, is apprehended due to their discoveries, forcing Patch and Rexx to go on the run to escape their own capture.

A glimpse into a shattered future

As they traverse the bleak landscapes of a post-apocalyptic United States, Patch and Rexx uncover the dark secrets that led their country to this state of isolation and control. In their pursuit of truth, they must grapple with the realization that their newfound knowledge might just threaten their very existence.

Award-winning author

Jacqui Castle, the mastermind behind this gripping tale, has been recognized for her exceptional storytelling. She has won the prestigious Indie Author of the Year Award through Indie Author Project in collaboration with Library Journal and BiblioBoard. Additionally, she has also been named the North Carolina Author Project Winner in collaboration with Library Journal and BiblioBoard. The accolades for this exceptional work continue with the INDIES Book of the Year Award Winner in Science Fiction category.

A must-read dystopian drama

The Seclusion is an enthralling dystopian drama that paints a vivid picture of a society grappling with the rise of totalitarianism. Castle's writing skillfully intertwines current events with this futuristic narrative, creating a chillingly realistic experience for readers. The intricately detailed world she has crafted captivates the imagination, while the supporting characters add depth and complexity to the somber story. The haunting echoes of today's headlines make this a must-have addition to libraries and an engaging read for fans of science fiction.

Experience the captivating storytelling of Jacqui Castle in The Seclusion, a thought-provoking audiobook that delves into the consequences of isolation and the pursuit of truth.

Additional Info

Book Name: The Seclusion
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Jacqui Castle
Narrators: Lisa Beacom
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Audiobook Length: 8H57M
Publisher: Jacqui Castle
Language: English
Publish Date: 2022-01-18
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What is the book 'The Seclusion' about?

The book 'The Seclusion' is about a future United States that has isolated itself from the rest of the world, where Patricia and Rexx discover dangerous contraband and set out on a journey to uncover the truth about their country's current state.

What are some awards that 'The Seclusion' has won?

'The Seclusion' has won the 2020 Indie Author of the Year Award, the North Carolina Author Project Winner, and the INDIES Book of the Year Award in Science Fiction.

What do reviewers say about 'The Seclusion'?

Reviewers describe 'The Seclusion' as a dystopian thriller with scenes that echo today's headlines, showcasing the rise of totalitarianism. They praise the intricately detailed world, intriguing supporting characters, and a somber story that begs for a sequel. It is recommended for all libraries and fans of sci-fi.

Who is the author of 'The Seclusion'?

The author of 'The Seclusion' is Jacqui Castle.

Who is the publisher of 'The Seclusion'?

The publisher of 'The Seclusion' is Jacqui Castle.

What genre does 'The Seclusion' belong to?

'The Seclusion' belongs to the dystopian thriller genre.

What is the feedback from readers about the audio edition of 'The Seclusion'?

One reviewer enjoyed the audio edition of 'The Seclusion' and found it to be a great revisit. They appreciated the future-glimpsing and supposition present in dystopian fiction. The arc and pacing of the main character, Patch, were also praised. Another reviewer, proud of their niece's accomplishment, described the book as wonderfully written and captivating, with a fabulous transition from the dystopian world into the light.


11 reviews for this audiobook
  • El
    Ella 28-Oct-2023

    Wow! The Seclusion audiobook blew me away with its captivating story and rich world-building. Jacqui Castle has truly outdone herself with this futuristic dystopian tale. I couldn't stop listening until the very end.

  • Sa
    Sam 31-Oct-2023

    The Seclusion audiobook is like a breath of fresh air in the dystopian genre. I loved how Jacqui Castle portrayed a society that is both realistic and terrifying. The characters were so well-developed that I felt like I was right there with them. Highly recommended!

  • So
    Sophie 10-Nov-2023

    I was completely engrossed in The Seclusion audiobook from start to finish. The plot twists and turns kept me on the edge of my seat, and I was constantly surprised by the events unfolding. Jacqui Castle is a master storyteller!

  • Ja
    Jack 01-Dec-2023

    If you love dystopian fiction, The Seclusion audiobook is a must-listen. Jacqui Castle's writing is superb, and she effortlessly creates a world that is both familiar and unsettling. I couldn't get enough of this gripping tale.

  • Ol
    Olivia 05-Dec-2023

    I was hooked on The Seclusion audiobook right from the first chapter. The pacing was perfect, and the story was filled with tension and suspense. Jacqui Castle's vivid descriptions made the world come alive in my mind. Absolutely fantastic!

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    Charlie 20-Dec-2023

    The Seclusion audiobook is a thrilling and thought-provoking journey into a dystopian future. Jacqui Castle's writing is so vivid and immersive that I couldn't help but get lost in the story. Highly recommend giving it a listen!

  • Em
    Emily 01-Jan-2024

    The Seclusion audiobook is an absolute gem in the dystopian genre. Jacqui Castle has created a world that is both terrifying and fascinating, and the characters are so real and relatable. I couldn't put it down!

  • He
    Henry 15-Jan-2024

    I thoroughly enjoyed The Seclusion audiobook. Jacqui Castle's writing style is engaging and accessible, making it easy to dive into the story. The plot was full of surprises and kept me guessing until the end. Highly recommended!

  • Lu
    Lucy 23-Jan-2024

    The Seclusion audiobook is a thrilling ride from beginning to end. Jacqui Castle's storytelling is top-notch, and she paints a vivid picture of a future that is both intriguing and unsettling. I couldn't stop listening!

  • Ma
    Max 17-Mar-2024

    The Seclusion audiobook is a gripping and thought-provoking tale that will keep you hooked until the very last word. Jacqui Castle's writing is impeccable, and her attention to detail is truly impressive. Highly recommend!

  • Em
    Emma 16-Apr-2024

    The Seclusion audiobook is a page-turner from start to finish. Jacqui Castle's writing is fresh and imaginative, and she creates a world that is both believable and terrifying. I was completely captivated by this story!

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