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No Time Left Audiobook

No Time Left

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Publisher's Summary

An original short story by New York Times best-selling author David Baldacci.

Frank Becker is a highly sought after, expert assassin. When Becker takes a mysterious job, he has no idea that it will force him to delve deeply into his own past. Undeterred by obstacles, he is determined to complete his assignment. But he may realize too late that his success will permanently alter his future.

©2011 David Baldacci (P)2011 Hachette

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    Scott Ventura, CA, United States 05-18-11
    Scott Ventura, CA, United States 05-18-11
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    "I don't understand how people feel ripped off"

    If a book, or short story in this case, costs less than $2 and you used a credit on it instead of just purchasing it you are a moron no matter how good or bad it is since credits cost more than $2. If a book costs less than a credit you should always purchase it instead of using a credit. Also, it clearly states that it is a short story, so again, if you feel ripped off you are a moron. People are always looking for someone else to blame for their own stupidity.

    21 of 21 people found this review helpful
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    Susan Alexandria, VA, United States 05-15-11
    Susan Alexandria, VA, United States 05-15-11 Member Since 2016
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    "Scott Brick is incredible, as always"

    The ending to the story is somewhat foreseeable, but Scott Brick a tour de force! He was one of the first narrators I ever heard in Audible, and I still think he is among the greats! His reading is so superb, he actually makes the story better than it might have been. He is completely believable as the character.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    stanley 09-11-11
    stanley 09-11-11
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    "No Time Lift"

    Absolutely the most surprising short story I have every listened too. I have given this title to every audio listener I can.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Joshua 07-02-15
    Joshua 07-02-15
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    "Sharp little short story."

    I enjoyed it. I got to the end thinking I must have missed something that would have given away the twist. I am going to go back and listen again to see if I can pick up on it earlier! Worth your time.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Kimberly Bergman APO, AE, US 05-07-15
    Kimberly Bergman APO, AE, US 05-07-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Wonderful Short Story"

    This is how a short story should be written. Great plot and amazing storytelling. David Baldacci and Scott Brick make a wonderful team.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    jlhinte ABERDEEN, MD, United States 01-21-13
    jlhinte ABERDEEN, MD, United States 01-21-13 Member Since 2012
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    "Surprising expected ending"
    Where does No Time Left rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    The story started out really well. Once the time travel condrum was played out the ending was, well predictable.


    What was your reaction to the ending? (No spoilers please!)

    Blah


    Have you listened to any of Scott Brick’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    First performance I heard and it was fine.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Go back in time and kill it.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Me 09-29-12
    Me 09-29-12

    I am an Avid Reader, I love all different kinds of books, from Mystery to Sci Fi and Horror.

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    "Good read, too short"
    Where does No Time Left rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Not # one, but still a good listen.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of No Time Left?

    I can't say without ruining the book for others, but it was great


    Which character – as performed by Scott Brick – was your favorite?

    Becker


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    when he was explaining how he wanted to be able to blow smoke rings like his father, it was funny to me.


    Any additional comments?

    I know this review is sort of vague, but with this being a short story, it's kind of hard to comment on it without ruining it for possible buyers. It is a very good book though.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Mystery Addict East Coast 05-16-11
    Mystery Addict East Coast 05-16-11 Member Since 2016
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    "Confused"

    I just finished listening to this audiobook and find myself confused. I would describe the actual book to be a fair to middling short story more equatable to Stephen King than David Baldacci in content with a predictable ending that was only redeemed by Scott Brick's usual stellar narration. I am confused by the timing of the release and its intention. The plot of the story seems to clearly indicate that it was written over ten years ago and yet its maketed as something new with a copywrite of 2011. Second, while I paid the cash price which was fair for the contentent, I like others would have been upset if I had used up a precious credit instead. I question the intent of Audibles marketing in this regard.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    one reviewer 06-04-16
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    "Don't waste your time or money"
    Would you try another book from David Baldacci and/or Scott Brick?

    I love many of David Baldacci's books, but this short story was pretty bad - totally predictable and not at all engaging


    What do you think your next listen will be?

    don't know


    Which scene was your favorite?

    none


    What character would you cut from No Time Left?

    all


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Jack St Petersburg, FL, United States 06-01-16
    Jack St Petersburg, FL, United States 06-01-16

    Blind Vietnam veteran. Antique weapons collector. Outdoor enthusiast. Florida State University graduate with Business major. Owner of home health agency. registered nurse.

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    "Great Book"

    Five stars all around! This is a great read and up to the author's usual high staandard. Well written and well told.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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