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Resistance Audiobook

Resistance: Dave vs. the Monsters

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Publisher's Summary

John Birmingham is the master of alternate history adventure - and now he's mastered a new genre with the volcanically fast-paced and wildly inventive Dave Hooper urban fantasy series. The series is anchored by a thrilling high concept: An oil rig opens a deep ocean rift that unleashes terrifying monsters into the world.

But perhaps its coolest asset is its hero, Dave Hooper: a tough, bleakly funny, down-on-his luck oil rig worker with an unlikely destiny as a monster slayer and world savior. With a memorable concept and an unforgettable new hero, the Dave Hooper series will satisfy Birmingham's large fanbase and convert a new legion of devoted fans.

©2015 John Birmingham (P)2015 Recorded Books

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    RONALD MIDDLEBURG, FL, United States 07-02-15
    RONALD MIDDLEBURG, FL, United States 07-02-15 Member Since 2014
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    "the story lacked direction with the main character"

    The main character lacked direction. The story was a cross of Hulk smash and I hate the government but will work for them. I don't appreciate whining from the main character.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    STEVEN 08-13-15
    STEVEN 08-13-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Great action and held my attention the entire book"
    What did you love best about Resistance?

    I loved that I got another book to continue after the first Dave vs The Monsters


    What did you like best about this story?

    All of it, the characters, the story, the monsters, etc


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

    He provides added entertainment because he nails the characters


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    no


    Any additional comments?

    Buy it, totally worth every penny (or credit)

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Chad 06-05-15
    Chad 06-05-15 Member Since 2011
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    "Ve and I work in the oilfield so it was hilarious"

    great way to past the time ...
    p s lot of cussing so don't let your children listen to it

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Shawn 10-22-15
    Shawn 10-22-15
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    "loved it"

    took abit in the first book but got hooked. i read alot of negative reviews. ..not every book for everyone. i loved this book.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Brennan Bend, OR, United States 07-31-15
    Brennan Bend, OR, United States 07-31-15
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    "great story and narrative."

    this is a new favorite for me. the narration really matched the story well. nice curves in the story and the end really has me hanging.

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    Kindle Customer 07-23-15 Member Since 2013
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    "Boring"

    Though funny at times, it is almost painful to listen to this book. For claiming it is a book of monster ass kicking, it does not deliver.

    This is basically a ten hour internal monologue of a very bigoted man. The author tries to portray him as an alpha male type at times, but has him flip flop personalities between stubborn as a mule... And then just a sentence later he is this meek little man who folds to others to move the plot along.

    Go listen or read monster hunter international instead. Much better of a series.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    TRAVIS HONOLULU, HI, United States 07-18-15
    TRAVIS HONOLULU, HI, United States 07-18-15 Member Since 2010

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    "Juvenile and vulgar"

    I love me some raw, vulgar, action packed books, but this was ridiculous. At least with books like sandman slim or monster hunter international, you have engaging characters and a story that draws you in completely. This book is made for the type of simpleton moron who just laughs every time they hear the word penis. You know, the type of people who don't even read books.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Steelgator 06-20-15
    Steelgator 06-20-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Love this series."

    This is an awesome series can't wait for the next. Plenty of action and funny as hell.

    2 of 4 people found this review helpful

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