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The Darkest Hour Audiobook

The Darkest Hour: Kelly Group International, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

It's been a year since ex-Navy SEAL Ethan Kelly saw his wife Rachel alive. Now he's received an anonymous phone call claiming Rachel is alive. To find her, Ethan will have to doge bullets, cross a jungle, and risk falling captive to a deadly drug cartel that threatens his own demise.

©2010 Maya Banks (P)2012 Recorded Books

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    Chelle Haney 06-10-15 Member Since 2014

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    "Great book and performance !"

    I loved the performance from the narrater. The story line was good too. I'm off to buy the next in the series!

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    Amazon Customer SEGUIN, TX, United States 03-24-15
    Amazon Customer SEGUIN, TX, United States 03-24-15 Member Since 2012
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    "painfully predictable"
    What did you like best about The Darkest Hour? What did you like least?

    the most enjoyable part of this book is the narrator, the least enjoyable was the predictable story line.


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    MEDONNA 01-17-15
    MEDONNA 01-17-15
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    "Great book!"

    I am downloading the next one now. It sounds like it's going to be a great series!!!!! Loving this author.

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    Bookworm 01-01-15
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    "Unexpected from this author"
    If you could sum up The Darkest Hour in three words, what would they be?

    Suspenseful, gripping, unexpected


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Rachel. Her courage and struggles


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes


    Any additional comments?

    I made the mistake of trying to read another novel in this series and quickly realized I was missing background needed so I went back to this first novel. I would recommend reading the series in order.

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    Cheryl 06-21-14
    Cheryl 06-21-14 Member Since 2013
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    "Great book - Great Narrator"
    Would you listen to The Darkest Hour again? Why?

    I would listen to this book over again. I LOVED this book, great story line, great action and the family of characters are very very likable. The narrator is also very wonderful. I only listened one other book w/ a male narrator and was very happy w/ this one. He was very appealing to listen to, he added depth to the characters. Excited for the next one.


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    "Excellent Book"
    What made the experience of listening to The Darkest Hour the most enjoyable?

    It was greatly read by a narrator that puts emotion in to the story as it is told.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    No favorite, all great. The story was very smooth and detailed.


    What about Harry Berkeley’s performance did you like?

    He is great, lots of emotion involved in his story telling and voices of the involved characters.


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

    Each point made was a new experience I do not have a specific one.


    Any additional comments?

    Looking forward to this whole series! I will not hear another book till I am through with this series!

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    Nyoka Brownstown, MI, United States 05-11-14
    Nyoka Brownstown, MI, United States 05-11-14 Member Since 2014

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    "loved it"
    What did you love best about The Darkest Hour?

    It was sad at first, then it was heartwarming, and just one good book in the series


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    I can't pick a favorite character, I liked them all, but the Mother is so heartwarming and loving, you can't help but like her


    Which character – as performed by Harry Berkeley – was your favorite?

    Ethan


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    I almost did, but it took me two sessions to finish it


    Any additional comments?

    By all mean's get all the series worth the credit's

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    Amazon Customer PANA, IL, United States 05-02-13
    Amazon Customer PANA, IL, United States 05-02-13 Member Since 2014

    Love Romantic Erotica with a twist , thrill, suspense and a great story !

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    "Overall just OK...."

    Was looking for a new series and this one caught my eye. Wasn't overly excited about the story, kind of went on slowly with alot more detail than needed. The narration just ok as well. I'm hoping there's better to come in the following books. The strong brothers kept me interested in the future books to come.

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    STEPHANIE Florence, AL, United States 04-13-13
    STEPHANIE Florence, AL, United States 04-13-13 Member Since 2013
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    "Can't do out of order"
    What disappointed you about The Darkest Hour?

    I thought I could listen to the series out of order. But I was bored and found I was on chapter 6 and I hadn't heard a thing.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Maya Banks again?

    Yes but will do in order. I really don't like series but have been pleasantly surprised...until this one.


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    Applelover96 Illinios 02-11-13
    Applelover96 Illinios 02-11-13 Member Since 2015

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    "Maya Banks is an author that pulls you in!!"
    Would you listen to The Darkest Hour again? Why?

    yes, great writing. Fabulous Narrating!!


    What other book might you compare The Darkest Hour to and why?

    I'd say they are close to the Catherine Coulter FBI series!


    What does Harry Berkeley bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    He ads an extra personal touch. The way he brings the characters to life and allows the characters to be more real and feeling!


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

    I've read this book before, however, when I listened to the part when Rachael was rescued, I literally cried. Harry Berkeley is fantastic at brining the emotions to the surface.


    Any additional comments?

    Keep the great writing and the character development coming!!

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