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  • Days of Gold

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Jude Deveraux
    • Narrated By Davina Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (242)
    Performance
    (185)
    Story
    (187)

    In 1766 Scotland, the laird of the clan, Angus McTern, has everything he wants in life. That is, until Edilean Talbot shows up. Breathtakingly beautiful and born of privilege, Edilean represents everything Angus despises. Still, she dazzles him, and when Angus can no longer hide his feelings, she rejects him, leaving him deeply wounded and humiliated. Soon, though, Edilean needs his help....

    sandy says: "This book reminded me of the outlander series"
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    This is one of the better Jude Devereaux romances. The chemistry between lead characters is great. Although there is adult content, I wouldn't hesitate for a teen interested in historical romance to read. I'm not sure where this story fits in the chronology of exactly when it was released in the series by Devereaux, but it is the background story of the town named Edeline This town appears in Lavender Morning, and if I'd known, I would have read Days of Gold first.

    The real star in this story is the reader, Davina Porter. She is, hands down, my favorite female reader and I have no doubt I enjoyed the story partially because of her narration. Her diction is superb, the male voices excellent. I highly recommend anyone interested in the world of audio books listen to Davina at least once. In addition to Devereaux books, Davina Porter is the reader for the Outlander series by Gabaldon. The lead male character in Days of Gold is a man named Angus. He has the same voice as Jamie in the Outlander books ... but that won't bother you, in that both characters are authentically represented as Scotsman, kilts included with the brrr of their Scottish brogue.

    It's all in this story, the reluctant hero, the feisty beauty, forbidden love, and a wonderful supporting cast of good guys and bad guys. Fun listen, and not likely my last Jude Devereaux.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Souls of Astraeus: Akallian Tales, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Jeramy Goble
    • Narrated By Jeramy Goble
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (4)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    A fairly simple and submissive young man of the future is suddenly faced with losing the love of his life. Within moments, however, an extreme event makes him aware of the fact that he's had past lives and gains access to all of their knowledge and abilities. Will he be able to use this new knowledge and power to save his love? Are there others like him? If so, how are they using their gifts?

    BookReader says: "Souls of Astraeus"
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    This story is over three hundred pages long in written format and just under seven hours of listening in audiobook format. Unusual for the self-published book, Souls of Astraeus is available in all formats, hardcover, paperback, ebook, and audiobook. This reader took advantage of the ebook and audiobook options. The reason I included the audiobook, is that, also unusual, Souls of Astraeus is read by the author. How better to grasp the nuance of the written word than as interpreted by the author? An example is Bag of Bones … written, and read, by Stephen King, a wonderful story. Personally, I’m of the opinion that a new author approaches writing with truly serious intent if his first published work is available in all formats.

    Back to Souls of Astraeus. The story begins in a dystopian world wonderfully described. The human race has pretty much wiped itself out, with the exception of a fractional number of people who have defined a strict set of guidelines to insure the survival of humanity. About seven hundred years further into the future, the lead character, Akal, is thrown into circumstances of rebellion. His wife is banished from the safety of the collective group, simply because she gets angry about population control rules … she’s not able to have a baby unless they say so, well … she sort of pitches a fit. An angry Akal winds up getting himself killed. These events are the catalysts for Akal to rescue his wife from unknown fate and stop the life restrictive rules of this society.

    Throw into the mix the fact that Akal has lived a few billion previous lives, and not all of them on earth, and not all of them human! You’ll also witness Akal emotionally and mentally grow and mature. Of particular creative genius are amazing perceptions … the processes we have all wondered about death and possible reincarnation. Has anyone never asked themselves, ‘What happens when I die?’. Well, Souls of Astraeus will surely present more ideas to ponder.

    If you enjoy Sci-Fi, a future of unimaginable thrills and inventive artistry, go directly to Amazon. You’ll be glad you did. Enjoy!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Blowback

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Brad Thor
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1734)
    Performance
    (1142)
    Story
    (1144)

    Something sinister is brewing. A chilling video has already cast its ominous spell over the White House situation room. Now scientists connected to the top-secret Sword of Allah project are dropping dead. Seeking to unravel the enigma, U.S. anti-terrorist agent Scot Harvath reaches England just in time to rescue British paleopathologist Jillian Alcott from al-Qaeda's top assassin. This expert soon confirms Scott's worst fears and triggers an adrenaline-fueled rush for survival.

    John K Stratmann says: "Thrilling"
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    Blowback, book number four in the Scot Harvath series, is thirteen and one half hours of listening, read by George Guidall. The story conveys the potential world-wide unleashing a pathogen. Paraphrasing, the story tells us that muslims are not all terrorists, but terrorists are all muslim … well, that’s debatable. Timothy McVey and Oklahoma City come to mind.

    At any rate, Blowback is a thrilling mystery. The tale is a what-if scenario, involving terrorists acquiring a deadly virus found deep in an Alpine glacier. The evil doers have plans, and ultimately, so does Scot Harvath, a type A-take-no-prisoners operative. Scot Harvath is very much a Mitch Rapp clone. (Mitch Rapp is the Vince Flynn espionage hero. Most of those books are also narrated by Guidall. If you haven’t yet, buy them; they are excellent.)

    George Guidall, it goes without saying is super. Tempo, pacing, delivery, overall production … just great.

    There are literally thousands of reviews of Blowback. Ergo, there isn’t much I’m going to add. This story was written close to fifteen years ago. I liked it enough to listen a second time, years after it was released in 2006, per Audible.com. If you are fan of Brad Thor and his Scot Harvath character, you’ll delight in this book. It’s a stay-up-to-late page-turning thrill ride. Enjoy!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • The Bad Place

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Dean Koontz
    • Narrated By Carol Cowan, Michael Hanson
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (550)
    Performance
    (323)
    Story
    (326)

    Frank Pollard awakens in an alley, knowing nothing but his name - and that he is in great danger. Having taken refuge in a motel, he wakes again only to find his hands covered in blood. As far as he knows, he's no killer. But whose blood is this, and how did it get there?

    Root Dorn says: "THE BEST KOONTZ"
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    Read by Carol Cowan and Michael Hanson, The Bad Place is just over fifteen hours of listening.

    There are actually two simultaneous stories and you’ll wonder how Koontz will be bringing these to journeys together.

    First, the story begins with Frank Pollard waking in an alley. Frank knows his name but nothing else. Why or how he wound up in an alley, what he does for a living, where he lives, if there is a family … all is unknown. No car, only a duffle bag. He knows absolutely nothing other than the fact that he is running or hiding from ‘something’, and it is evil and scary. Frank also is plagued with what the reader will assume to be sleep-walking in that he wakes in hotel rooms with blood on his hands and clothes, or jewels in his pocket … and always bags of cash. Frank seeks out the services of a married team of private investigators … Julie and Bobby Dakota. Add to this duo Julie’s brother, Thomas, a gentle soul living in a shelter as a down-syndrome victim. Thomas is also gifted with extraordinary extra sensory perception; he just ‘knows’ things.

    The second tale is the grizzly and macabre; we’re talkin’ Dean Koontz, here. Candy is a guy who murders people and animals when he’s hungry, drinks blood, has sisters who do the same, has a mother buried in his back yard, etc. You know the type.

    No spoilers, but the stories merge with delightful hide-under-the-covers terror. Keep the lights on when you listen!

    The narrators do a great job, particularly Carol Cowan. Have you have listened to any Nevada Barr books read by Barbara Rosenblat? If so, Carol Cowan is very similar. She certainly had me thinking of Anna Pigeon :-). Enjoyed.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • 24 Hours

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Greg Iles
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (469)
    Performance
    (338)
    Story
    (340)

    24 Hours begins with the perfect family...on the perfect day...about to become trapped in the perfect crime.

    Will Jennings is a successful young doctor in Jackson, Mississippi, with his whole life ahead of him. He has a thriving practice, a beautiful wife, and a young daughter he loves beyond measure.

    Suzn F says: "Exciting Book, so well read"
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    Close to eleven hours of listening, narrated by Dick Hill. 24 Hours is a kidnapping for ransom thriller. This version was released in July of 2008. The story centers around Will, a doctor, and his wife and their five year old daughter. The nightmare begins with the abduction of the child by a mentally deficient man. His controlling brother, Joey, the mastermind, has control over the wife, and Will is initially clueless, at a convention. Will is approached by what he assumes is a hooker, a woman who is actually the third partner in the kidnapping scheme.

    The character of Huey, the mentally challenged brother, will bring to mind the character of Karl in the movie Sling Blade. Huey has a child-like innocence and treats the little girl well. But, like Karl, violence could erupt instantly, including the death of the little girl.

    There are several female voices in 24 Hours, and if you’ve listened to Dick Hill, well…female voices are not exactly his fortè. The female characters are aways breathless and moronic. Hill does a good job with the voice of the five year old little girl, however. If you can get past this picadillo, Dick Hill’s narration is wonderful, as usual.

    The story is tense, a page turner, twist abound … and pretty formulaic for a kidnapping for ransom yarn. If you’re a fan of Iles, you’ll enjoy.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Only Time Will Tell: The Clifton Chronicles, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Jeffrey Archer
    • Narrated By Roger Allam, Emilia Fox
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1390)
    Performance
    (1170)
    Story
    (1161)

    From the internationally best-selling author of Kane and Abel and A Prisoner of Birth comes Only Time Will Tell, the first in an ambitious new series that tells the story of one family across generations, across oceans, from heartbreak to triumph. The epic tale of Harry Clifton’s life begins in 1920, with the words "I was told that my father was killed in the war"....

    C. Johnson says: "Standard Archer "class-clash". Stellar narration!!"
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    At close to thirteen hours of listening, Only Tine Will Tell is read by Roger Allam and Emilia Fox. The reading did not distract from the disjointed story, so with that faint praise, it was fine. Emilia Fox is relegated to the point-of-view and voice of one or two female characters, however Roger Allam is the primary narrator. Being that Jeffrey Archer is British, as is the prose, the reading is with a British accent.

    Having listened audiobooks and read many paperbacks Jeffery Archer has authored, i.e., Kane & Abel, Sons of Fortune, The Sins of the Father, Shall We Tell the President, etc., too many to list, my opinion is that this story is far from his best. Scenes are repeated several times from the unique perspectives of the players. You’ll listen to the same scene from multiple angles, and rather than this moving the story forward you’ll be tempted to fast-forward…often. This, in my opinion, is a cheap shot on the part of the author. Why? Just to burn up word count, maybe? The approach adds little, if anything, to the story arc. It’s almost as if Archer created drafts of the same scene from the view of each character and decided to simply include them all. Jarring.

    As point of view changes regularly, the plot inches forward. The story opens with a promiscuous one-night-stand liaison in the early 1900s. The young lady in question is about to be married and, I guess, wants an experience. This results in a boy-child with unknown heritage and thus is the thrust of Only Tim Will Tell.

    The story, as expected in that the subtitle is a clear cue to subsequent volumes, ends with a buy-the-next-book cliff hanger. The repetitive point-of-view-head-hopping style of this story is sufficient for this reader to take a pass. Given the reviews and ratings, this reader is in a minority being disappointed. Ergo, if you are a die-hard Jeffrey Archer fan, you may have an entirely different take.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Suspicion

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Joseph Finder
    • Narrated By Steven Kearney
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (221)
    Performance
    (196)
    Story
    (198)

    When single father Danny Goodman suddenly finds himself unable to afford the private school his teenage daughter adores, he has no one to turn to for financial support. In what seems like a stroke of brilliant luck, Danny meets Thomas Galvin, the father of his daughter’s new best friend, who also happens to be one of the wealthiest men in Boston. Galvin is aware of Danny's situation and out of the blue offers a $50,000 loan to help Danny cover his daughter's tuition. Uncomfortable but desperate, Danny takes the money, promising to pay Galvin back.

    Amanda says: "How did this get published?"
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    Suspicion is just over ten hours of listening, read by Steven Kearney. The story begins with a struggling single father, a writer named Danny Goodman. Fun that Joseph Finder would create a writer-character. Anyone who has walked in those shoes will easily grasp the nuances of a writer’s life conveyed in these pages. Agent pressure, deadlines, life stepping into the path of productivity. Writing is work, a job.

    To the story, however … typical of teenagers, Danny's daughter, Abby, is self-absorbed. Mr. Finder is likely a father because this character portrayal pretty accurate. Danny does his absolute best to make the girl’s life the best he can. This involves keeping up with the Jones at an expensive school the poor guy can’t afford. Tuition, a European trip, etc., is killing him, and Abby’s best friend’s father comes to a financial rescue.

    Thus is the thrust of a web Finder masterfully weaves. No spoilers here, you’ll get this quickly … but, you’ll come to learn this philanthropic guy is connected to a Mexican drug cartel, and the DEA blackmails Danny into cooperation. Who can Danny trust? Who is really a good guy? Suspicion is aptly titled, because as a listener, I was suspect of everybody. Thrills abound and all of the characters come to life. You’ll think you have the mystery figured out, then Finder artfully makes you pause and think again.
    Steven Kearney does an excellent job. The many voices are distinctive and you’ll easily grasp who-is-talking-to-who. I searched for other readings by Kearney on Audible and was disappointed to find none. He has an excellent future in audiobook narration so I hope he continues down this career path.

    I’ve listened to many Joseph Finder novels and Suspicion ranks right up there with his best. Enjoy!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Wayward: Wayward Pines, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Blake Crouch
    • Narrated By Paul Michael Garcia
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1077)
    Performance
    (974)
    Story
    (975)

    Welcome to Wayward Pines, population 461. Nestled amid picture-perfect mountains, the idyllic town is a modern-day Eden - except for the electrified fence and razor wire, snipers scoping everything 24/7, and the relentless surveillance tracking each word and gesture. None of the residents know how they got here. They are told where to work, how to live, and who to marry. Some believe they are dead. Others think they're trapped in an unfathomable experiment. Everyone secretly dreams of leaving, but those who dare face a terrifying surprise.

    General Zod says: "I'm Hooked!!!"
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    Pines is close to nine hours of listening, and begins this series with a foundation of hide-behind-the-couch terror.

    Wayward Pines, book two, is of similar length, and is a continuation of the story, with a clear ‘to be continued’ ending that will raise the hair on the back of your neck.

    The third installment, in audiobook format just over six hours, and clearly not the last book in the series, is The Last Town. Be prepared for a wonderful surprise ending that will convince you that the author is not quite finished with the people of this Idaho town.

    The books should be part of a Sci-Fi listing, because although thrillers, the tales involve time leaps and the macabre. Any lovers of Dean Koontz or Stephen King out there? The Wayward Pines series is in the same vein. The story begins with people innocently traveling to or through the town, for one reason or another. Initially, an FBI agent is dispatched to the town because fellow agents have disappeared. In another, a couple is on a honeymoon, another guy is simply selling encyclopedias, etc. Little do they know, that they will have an accident and simply be awakened from a long stasis. Interesting to note is exactly how the human race has become extinct is left to reader imagination, but apparently we only have a couple of thousand years left. All that is relevant to the story is that the earth has survived. A mad scientist has built Wayward Pines and engineered survival with the best of intentions; he truly believes he has created a ‘paradise’, and that he is a benevolent ‘god'. The entire human race consists of a few hundred people, most completely clueless as to how they got there, why the rest of their world is simply gone, or why they are there. In the new world, there are monsters, lots of monsters, millions, which our mad scientist didn’t count on, but has built an electrified fence around Wayward Pines for security. How he accomplished building the fence is a bit of a plot hole, considering the monsters, but hey … who cares? The circumstances are creative! Some residents believe they are actually dead, and they are in hell. The old television series, The Twilight Zone, possibly The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin, or maybe The Outer Limits might come to mind. Most of the residents have blindly accepted their new lot. But, not everyone acquiesces ... and therein is the story. Page turning thrills ahead!

    Paul Michael Garcia does a great job, good narration throughout the entire series.

    Don’t expect a Tom Clancy/Vince Flynn type thrillers or a Tami Hoag crime procedurals - Wayward Pines is thrilling Sci-Fi, through and through. But, good Sci-Fi! Enjoyed! Read in sequence, you’ll enjoy, too!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • The Last Town: Wayward Pines, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Blake Crouch
    • Narrated By Paul Michael Garcia
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (1012)
    Performance
    (905)
    Story
    (909)

    Secret Service agent Ethan Burke arrived in Wayward Pines, Idaho, three weeks ago. In this town, people are told who to marry, where to live, where to work. Their children are taught that David Pilcher, the town's creator, is god. No one is allowed to leave; even asking questions can get you killed. But Ethan has discovered the astonishing secret of what lies beyond the electrified fence that surrounds Wayward Pines and protects it from the terrifying world beyond.

    Shelley says: "Enjoyed, But Too Many Holes..."
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    Pines is close to nine hours of listening, and begins this series with a foundation of hide-behind-the-couch terror.

    Wayward Pines, book two, is of similar length, and is a continuation of the story, with a clear ‘to be continued’ ending that will raise the hair on the back of your neck.

    The third installment, in audiobook format just over six hours, and clearly not the last book in the series, is The Last Town. Be prepared for a wonderful surprise ending that will convince you that the author is not quite finished with the people of this Idaho town.

    The books should be part of a Sci-Fi listing, because although thrillers, the tales involve time leaps and the macabre. Any lovers of Dean Koontz or Stephen King out there? The Wayward Pines series is in the same vein. The story begins with people innocently traveling to or through the town, for one reason or another. Initially, an FBI agent is dispatched to the town because fellow agents have disappeared. In another, a couple is on a honeymoon, another guy is simply selling encyclopedias, etc. Little do they know, that they will have an accident and simply be awakened from a long stasis. Interesting to note is exactly how the human race has become extinct is left to reader imagination, but apparently we only have a couple of thousand years left. All that is relevant to the story is that the earth has survived. A mad scientist has built Wayward Pines and engineered survival with the best of intentions; he truly believes he has created a ‘paradise’, and that he is a benevolent ‘god'. The entire human race consists of a few hundred people, most completely clueless as to how they got there, why the rest of their world is simply gone, or why they are there. In the new world, there are monsters, lots of monsters, millions, which our mad scientist didn’t count on, but has built an electrified fence around Wayward Pines for security. How he accomplished building the fence is a bit of a plot hole, considering the monsters, but hey … who cares? The circumstances are creative! Some residents believe they are actually dead, and they are in hell. The old television series, The Twilight Zone, possibly The Stepford Wives by Ira Levin, or maybe The Outer Limits might come to mind. Most of the residents have blindly accepted their new lot. But, not everyone acquiesces ... and therein is the story. Page turning thrills ahead!

    Paul Michael Garcia does a great job, good narration throughout the entire series.

    Don’t expect a Tom Clancy/Vince Flynn type thrillers or a Tami Hoag crime procedurals - Wayward Pines is thrilling Sci-Fi, through and through. But, good Sci-Fi! Enjoyed! Read in sequence, you’ll enjoy, too!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Company Man

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Joseph Finder
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (737)
    Performance
    (185)
    Story
    (178)

    Nick Conover, the son of a factory worker, is the CEO of a major corporation in a company town. Nick, once the most admired man in Fenwick, Michigan, is now, having presided over massive layoffs, the most despised. A single parent since the recent death of his wife, he's struggling to insulate his 10-year-old daughter and angry 16-year-old son from the town's hostility.

    James says: "Nail-biting suspense"
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    Company Man has been around for quite a while. This audiobook version, read by Scott Brick, was released over ten years ago. Unabridged, approximately eighteen hours of listening. The story centers on a Michigan manufacturer, the CEO burdened with unprecedented layoffs. It’s often overlooked how dreadfully difficult it is for the decision maker in layoffs situations. Believe it, the guy that must lay off you or a loved one will likely puke his guts out that night. The boss hates the job as much as anybody, and he has a boss too.

    Anyway, to Company Man. Once an admired member of the community and now a despised pariah that has idled a large percentage of the town is caught in a spider web of murder and a relentless female cop. Harboring all the ramifications of the recent death of his wife, dealing with an obnoxious teenaged son and an innocent, trusting daughter, a budding romance, office skulduggery, Nick Conover makes for a likable character. This is a fun story because the people are real, your neighbors, relatives; the events could all happen.

    Scott Brick’s performance is, as usual, stellar. Just the right tempo, pacing. Nicely done. Creative story telling. Enjoy!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Denise Kiernan
    • Narrated By Cassandra Campbell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (291)
    Performance
    (259)
    Story
    (265)

    At the height of World War II, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, was home to 75,000 residents, consuming more electricity than New York City. But to most of the world, the town did not exist. Thousands of civilians - many of them young women from small towns across the South - were recruited to this secret city, enticed by solid wages and the promise of war-ending work. Kept very much in the dark, few would ever guess the true nature of the tasks they performed each day in the hulking factories in the middle of the Appalachian Mountains.

    CBlox says: "Important story of this secret city"
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    Read by Cassandra Campbell (The Help narrator) and almost thirteen hours of listening. The Girls of Atomic City is a compilation of experiences. The author interviewed several women involved in secretive jobs of WWII in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, ultimately resulting in the ‘gadget’ that would end the war: the bomb or ‘Manhattan Project'. These women, all in their late teens or early twenties in the early 40s, related their experiences living and working in a government constructed town of new factories, dorms, cafeterias, and muddy streets. No one knew the purpose of their work, but they all diligently monitored gauges, took dictation, dated, fell in love, kept their heads down and did their jobs … and created ‘product’ by the tablespoon that disappeared via couriers to places unknown (like Los Alamos).

    A most interesting aspect for me was this completely unknown purpose. The girls had absolutely no idea what they were doing, only that their work was critical to war efforts. Also interesting is the fact that the women were better at their jobs because they didn’t know enough about the work to ask questions; they just did what they were trained to do, like soldiers. Many had brothers, or lovers, in Germany or the Pacific, many had never been away from home before. 'Loose lips sink ships' wasn’t just a saying; silence might save a life, and secrecy was a requirement of all Americans.

    A very educational book, an insight into the mindset of the American people, ’the greatest generation'. Failure was not an option. It is apparent that the author admired The Girls of Atomic City; the book is a testament to them and their work. Worth the credits, enjoy!

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