The Lone City

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 69 ratings

The Jewel Summary

Violet Lasting is no longer a human being. Tomorrow she becomes Lot 197, auctioned to the highest royal bidder in the jewel of the Lone City. Tomorrow she becomes the surrogate of the House of the Lake, her sole purpose to produce a healthy heir for the duchess, imprisoned in the opulent cage of the palace, where the royal women compete to secure their bloodline and the surrogates are treated as disposable commodities…

The Jewel is The Handmaid’s Tale meets The Other Boleyn Girl, an intriguing dystopia for teen and young adult listeners.
©2014 Amy Ewing (P)2015 W F Howes Ltd
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  • Book 1

    • The Jewel

    • By: Amy Ewing
    • Narrated by: Laura Kirman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    Violet Lasting is no longer a human being. Tomorrow she becomes Lot 197, auctioned to the highest royal bidder in the jewel of the Lone City. Tomorrow she becomes the surrogate of the House of the Lake, her sole purpose to produce a healthy heir for the duchess, imprisoned in the opulent cage of the palace, where the royal women compete to secure their bloodline and the surrogates are treated as disposable commodities…

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • ZZZZZZ

    • By L on 04-03-16

    Regular price: £18.79

  • Book 1.5

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  • Book 2

    • The White Rose

    • Lone City, Book 2
    • By: Amy Ewing
    • Narrated by: Laura Kirman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Violet, Ash and Raven have escaped the palace, but Regimentals are hunting for them across the city. If they can reach the safety of the White Rose then Violet may be able to help Lucien in his plan to rescue more surrogates. For one surrogate, however, it is already too late. Violet's best friend, Raven, is pregnant. And in the Jewel, surrogates cannot survive giving birth.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Easy Enjoyable Listen

    • By Jo on 04-05-16

    Regular price: £18.79

  • Book 3

    • The Black Key

    • The Jewel, Book 3
    • By: Amy Ewing
    • Narrated by: Laura Kirman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    For too long, Violet and the people of the outer circles of the Lone City have lived in service of the royalty of the Jewel. But now, the secret society known as the Black Key is preparing to seize power. Now, after fighting so hard to escape the Jewel, Violet must do everything in her power to return - not only to save her sister Hazel, who has been taken by the Duchess of the Lake, but the future of the Lone City....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Unsettling parallels

    • By M. Oyede on 23-01-17

    Regular price: £18.79