I mistakenly did not listen to the sample narration before downloading, and I was bitterly disappointed. I love Robert B. Parker, and Spenser novels. This narrator is lispy and effeminate, and if you know Spenser and Hawk, it just doesn't work. It's a joke. If you love Spenser novels, you will be very upset. If this is your first, you will be cheated. Joe Mantegna is a good reader of Spenser novels-he has that tough guy voice. Choose one of those.
I love Stephanie Plum. I love Janet Evanovich. I was thrilled to have number 15-but a little let down. The romance, which I really look forward to, was not as satisfying-I need MORE Joe, MORE Ranger! The humor, though, was GREAT! I laughed out loud-funny funny funny! Stephanie Plum is still great, Lula is my favorite, Grandma is the best! If you are a Ste;phanie Plum fan, you have to read this!
Any James Lee Burke fan will be pleased, and any new listener will be spoiled for any other narrator. Mark Hammer's voice is rich and full of character and soul-he makes you feel the heart break. The writing is so descriptive, you can see the character's faces, smell the air around them, feel their fear, or humor, or anger. Wonderful.
Report Inappropriate Content
If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.