Neil Gaiman's lovely voice lulls you into a sweet security - until he GRABS YOU at the very end!
I listened to this as I drove in to work on Halloween morning, well before sunrise, and it genuinely scared me. Well done, Neil!
Mary Roach has a real talent for taking subjects no one talks about and asking - and then answering - every single question anyone could ever ask. Her style is easy and conversational, and you can tell she's genuinely interested in all her subjects.
All her books educate and entertain, and this one is no exception.
What can you say about this book that hasn't been said?
Joe Mantegna brings this classic to life. It's flawless and wonderful!
I can't recall who recommended Moore's books to me, but I'm grateful.
This is a very fun book - part mystery, part fantasy, and part supernatural/monster tale, all rolled into one.
Very well written and very well performed. Loved it.
This was my second Moore book (after A Dirty Job).
He's a very fun writer, and his books are compelling and well crafted. I absolutely recommend this one and can't wait to hear more.
If you've seen the show Justified, you know who Raylan Givens is, but this book is great even if you haven't seen it.
The story is compelling from page one, and the characters are so well crafted you feel like you've known them for years.
The performance is also wonderful and worth mentioning - so much so that I'm a little disappointed the next book in the series is read by someone else. But here's hoping that one is as good as this one.
I'm a huge fan of this movie - it's one of my very favorites - so I was eager to give the source material a listen.
Maybe I'm just spoiled by Fred MacMurray, but the performance on this was just very lackluster. So much so that I'm not sure I recommend you waste a credit on this title.
When this book came out, just about everyone I know read it and recommended it to me. But you know how it is....
Anyway, now that Audible has changed all that, I heartily recommend this book.
It's a whole fresh story of a truly interesting character. Forget what you think you know about the "Wicked Witch;" she's actually quite a sympathetic and fascinating character.
The book has a rich structure and is beautifully performed. I don't know any reason why anyone wouldn't enjoy it.
You will not be able to stop listening to this book!
I alternated between wanting to listen every second and wanting to stop because I didn't want the book to end.
The characters are so real that I'm honestly bummed I can't go to Seattle and hang out with them.
The story is completely original and beautifully told - with lots of twists and turns - it's utterly delightful. What a great read. I'm recommending it to everyone I know!
This was my first Peter Clines book and I have to thank Audible for the recommendation, without which I never would have heard of it.
Clines wastes no time and throws you in the story from the very beginning. Not to give anything away (because A Lot goes on), you should get this book right now, but only start it when you have a couple of free days because I absolutely had the audio equivalent of "I couldn't put this book down." When I wasn't listening to it, I was thinking about it, trying to find ways to secretly listen at my job without getting fired for it.
Bonus: As I neared the end, I found the Peter Clines page on Facebook and posted that I was really digging the book - and a few minutes later he answered me! Yeah, I'm still a sucker for that kind of thing, and it made a great reading experience that much better. So Peter, for that I thank you.
14 is exciting and well crafted, with interesting characters - and the story doesn't unfold gently before you: it grabs you by the wrist and drags you through through a burning building. Prepare to be fully engulfed!
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