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The Killing Line Audiobook

The Killing Line: Surviving the Dead, Book 7

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Publisher's Summary

Gabriel Garrett has faced many challenges.

The battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, the CIA, several years as a mercenary, and the end of the world among them. But now he faces a challenge none of his training, expertise, or combat experience have prepared him for - fatherhood.

With a new family and new responsibilities, Gabriel decides to leave Hollow Rock and start over in the growing city of Colorado Springs. It is here he believes he can finally leave behind the violence that has always followed him and begin a new chapter in his life. But to get there, he will have to cross the vastness of the American plains, and in a world where the dead walk the earth, no journey is ever easy.

When his caravan is ransacked, Gabriel, his stalwart friends Eric Riordan and Caleb Hicks, and his new family are forced to endure the dangers of the post-Outbreak world on their own. It is here they will face marauders, criminal organizations, corrupt government officials, starvation, and every other danger the wastelands can throw at them. To survive, they will have to rely on all their courage, resourcefulness, and will to fight.

And most importantly, they will have to rely on each other.

©2016 James N Cook (P)2016 James N Cook

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    "Marauders"

    This series started out amazing. It had a lot of zombie fun. This part of the series is mostly marauders and maybe 15 minutes of zombies. I don't think I'll continue this series. In my opinion the Mountain Man series is better.

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    "great adventure"

    Awesome adventure of life on the road in a post apocalyptic world. This series keeps me on the edge of my seat always wanting more at the end. Why won't James Cook write faster? Thanks Mr Cook

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    Kindle Customer 11-01-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Can't wait for the next book!"

    Another amazing story that ties in perfectly with the ones before it! Absolutely Loved it!

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    Eric 10-24-16
    Eric 10-24-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Thought I'd be bored with the storyline"

    I keep thinking the next book in the series will be the one that loses me. wrong again.

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    Amanda Felix 09-28-16 Member Since 2013

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    "Does not dissapoint"

    I've had this book in my library for a while and I finally worked my way to it. I was only disappointed I did not get to it sooner. I usually clean, cook, bake or do garden work when I listen to my audibles but it has to keep me interested and I do my best work when the narration is perfect. I got lots of work done it kept me glued to my headset... Gabe has just learned he is a father. His daughter Sabrina has just arrived and they appear to hit it off. I certainly hope that Mr. Cook has a back story for her because it would be interesting to know just how she acquired her fighting skills. He does so well in giving us a little mystery here and there with the characters and eventually the back stories, even the bad guys have a story. Wth the threat of the Alliance over, the military appears to have the ability to fight and win against large infected hordes and the occasional marauders. It is now much safer and prosperity has come to Hollow Rock. Gabe has just made a big decision; he is leaving to accept a job in Colorado Springs. He has always envied Eric and his family and now he has his own and decides it is time for a change. Although they do run into trouble on the way, it is nothing they can't handle. They arrive, all is well.....then Mr. Cook throws bombshell at us. The end of this latest adventure is the beginning of a new arc in the storyline and it involves Hicks who has evolved into one of the most interesting character in the series. It is a perfect ending to a new beginning.

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    KP 09-28-16
    KP 09-28-16

    I'm a good listener.

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    "What a fantastic book!!"
    If you could sum up The Killing Line in three words, what would they be?

    Ultimate Character Badassery


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    I love them all! They are described so well and you feel you know them. I am a huge Eric, Gabe, Hicks fan, but each of the characters through the series are so well done that I can visualize exactly their expressions and demeanors. The relationships are honest and full of thought. This book actually made me tear up for a bit there.


    What about Guy Williams’s performance did you like?

    Guy Williams is sooo good and perfect for this series! He is at top of my fave Narrator list. I am excited to listen to more works done by Mr. Williams just for the sake of hearing him some more. He nails the character seperation so well, it is easy to know who is speaking even if you only hear a gesture. Absolutely fantastic narrator!


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

    Most definetly. This whole series was extreamly hard to put down. But this book in particular was one of the best. The flow was right, and it felt like Mr. Cook really took his time and did a fantastic job. I also love that the book has some length, and time was given to get into some depth. Again thanks to Mr. Cook for not hustling through it.


    Any additional comments?

    Extremely sad that this book ended, as well as leaving me chomping at the bit for the next release. Thank you Jim! Thank you Guy! Very very nice work!

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    The Chief 09-17-16
    The Chief 09-17-16 Member Since 2014
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    "a great continuous to the to the story"

    some characters find an end to their story with others starting a new chapter I can't wait to read the next section of this series!!!

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    Amazon Customer 09-08-16 Member Since 2015
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    "can not wait"

    Another great book just hate waiting for next book. This story keeps you on edge the whole time.

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    Brian Adler United States 09-05-16
    Brian Adler United States 09-05-16 Member Since 2012
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    "another great story"

    started out a bit slow. bit whoa what a ending .
    and already hooked me for the next one.

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    Tom Andric 09-02-16
    Tom Andric 09-02-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Fantastic"

    I really have enjoyed all of this series of books. They are very engaging, sometimes thrilling, but always leaving me wanting more. When can I get the next book. I want it now! I wish I didn't have to wait.

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