Joe Ledger
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  • 0.5
    Countdown: A Prequel Story to Patient Zero | Jonathan Maberry

    Countdown: A Prequel Story to Patient Zero

    • UNABRIDGED (19 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    Overall
    (86)
    Performance
    (76)
    Story
    (76)

    Meet Joe Ledger, Baltimore PD, attached to a Homeland task force … who’s about to get a serious promotion.

    Unnecessary

    If you've already read PATIENT ZERO then you don't need this.

    If you haven't read PATIENT ZERO, this very very slightly helps kick start th..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 27 2012 by John (nAPERVILLE, IL, United States)
  • 1
    Patient Zero: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 1 | Jonathan Maberry

    Patient Zero: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (6221)
    Performance
    (5391)
    Story
    (5379)

    When you have to kill the same terrorist twice in one week there’s either something wrong with your world or something wrong with your skills - and there’s nothing wrong with Joe Ledger’s skills. And that’s both a good and a bad thing. It’s good because he’s a Baltimore detective who has just been secretly recruited by the government to lead a new task force created to deal with the problems that Homeland Security can’t handle....

    Yes! It IS that good. Five stars and more.

    Lots of people have reviewed this book already so I will just aim my comments to those (like me) who hesitate to get this because of the cartoonish co..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 05 2012 by Kim Venatries (Philadelphia, PA USA)
  • 1.1
    Zero Tolerance | Jonathan Maberry

    Zero Tolerance

    • UNABRIDGED (44 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    Overall
    (187)
    Performance
    (162)
    Story
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    Zero Tolerance picks up a few weeks after the close of Maberry’s action-thriller Patient Zero. Dropping back into the world of former Baltimore cop Joe Ledger, the Department of Military Sciences, and flesh-eating zombies, fans of the series will finally see the tying up of a few loose ends.

    I Love These Shorts

    Right Up There in the TOP TOP TOP.

    Reviewed on June 08 2014 by Kim (BROOKSVILLE, FL, United States)
  • 1.2
    Material Witness: A Joe Ledger Bonus Story | Jonathan Maberry

    Material Witness: A Joe Ledger Bonus Story

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 16 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    Overall
    (144)
    Performance
    (129)
    Story
    (127)

    This short thriller takes Joe Ledger into the mysterious, troubled town of Pine Deep, Pennsylvania, the setting for Maberry’s chilling Pine Deep Trilogy. In Pine Deep, nothing is what it seems.

    get The Missing Files instead
    Reviewed on April 23 2012 by kms86 ()
  • 1.3
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  • 2
    The Dragon Factory: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 2 | Jonathan Maberry

    The Dragon Factory: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (3555)
    Performance
    (3171)
    Story
    (3172)

    In The Dragon Factory, Ledger and his team from the Department of Military Sciences square off against two separate groups of corrupt scientists. The beautiful but twisted Jakoby Twins are creating transgenic monsters and genetically enhanced mercenaries for sale to the highest bidder. Their father, who takes evil to an entirely new level, is using cutting-edge science to complete the Nazi master-race program.

    Without the lectures, it's a decent action novel

    It starts off as a straight up butt-kicking action novel, with a tiny hint of political back-story to give it some suspense. This continues nicely for..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 14 2013 by crazybatcow (East Coast, Canada)
  • 2.5
    Dog Days: A Joe Ledger Adventure | Jonathan Maberry

    Dog Days: A Joe Ledger Adventure

    • UNABRIDGED (57 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    Overall
    (272)
    Performance
    (248)
    Story
    (246)

    In the wake of a devastating personal loss, Joe Ledger and his new canine partner, Ghost, go hunting for the world’s deadliest assassin.

    Hope this is indicative

    I already have Patient Zero in my library so I hope this is indicative of JM's writing. The story seemed to flow naturally. I chuckled a time or two ..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 10 2012 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
  • 3
    The King of Plagues: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 3 | Jonathan Maberry

    The King of Plagues: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2958)
    Performance
    (2663)
    Story
    (2653)

    Saturday, 0911 hours — A blast rocks a London hospital and thousands are dead or injured. 1009 hours — Joe Ledger arrives on scene to investigate. The horror is unlike anything he has ever seen. Compelled by grief and rage, Ledger rejoins the Department of Military Sciences, and within hours he's attacked by a hit team of assassins and sent on a suicide mission.

    Joe Ledger ROCKS!

    I cannot choose which is my favorite Joe Ledger book, I have tried by listening to them each several times. Jonathan Maberry is one of the most talent..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 12 2011 by Amanda (Abilene, TX, United States)
  • 3.5
    Joe Ledger: The Missing Files | Jonathan Maberry

    Joe Ledger: The Missing Files

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    Overall
    (908)
    Performance
    (842)
    Story
    (836)

    In this collection of five short stories, Jonathan Maberry fills in the blanks in his action-thriller Joe Ledger novels.

    READ BEFORE BUYING LEDGER SHORT STORIES

    The description only says short stories but this is a compilation of all the other short stories
    COUNTDOWN-ZERO TOLERANCE-DEEP DARK and MATERIAL W..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 27 2012 by Lisa (LUTZ, FL, United States)
  • 4
    Assassin's Code: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 4 | Jonathan Maberry

    Assassin's Code: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2588)
    Performance
    (2405)
    Story
    (2403)

    When Joe Ledger and Echo Team rescue a group of American college kids held hostage in Iran, the Iranian government then asks them to help find six nuclear bombs planted in the Mideast oil fields. These stolen WMDs will lead Joe and Echo Team into hidden vaults of forbidden knowledge, mass-murder, betrayal, and a brotherhood of genetically-engineered killers with a thirst for blood.

    Hang On To Your Shorts!

    Just spent the week with Joe Ledger, all 4 in a row, and WOWeee......did I have a good time! Not since I rode the roller coaster 11 times in a row ba..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 05 2012 by Mel (USA)
  • 4.5
    Not Available on Audible.com Why not?

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    Sometimes a book goes temporarily out of print - and sometimes no audio version has ever been recorded. Audible wants to give you the most complete selection we can and we'll keep adding series and filling in gaps as quickly as possible.


  • 5
    Extinction Machine: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 5 | Jonathan Maberry

    Extinction Machine: The Joe Ledger Novels, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2311)
    Performance
    (2160)
    Story
    (2142)

    The president of the United States vanishes from the White House. A top-secret prototype stealth fighter is destroyed during a test flight. Witnesses on the ground say that it was shot down by a craft that immediately vanished at impossible speeds. All over the world, reports of UFOs are increasing at an alarming rate. And in a remote fossil dig in China dinosaur hunters have found something that is definitely not of this earth.

    Another Amazing Entry in the Series

    Yes, but only after I'd made them listen to all the other books in the series.

    Reviewed on March 31 2013 by Karen (United States)
  • 5.5
    Joe Ledger: Special Ops | Jonathan Maberry

    Joe Ledger: Special Ops

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (753)
    Performance
    (700)
    Story
    (694)

    Captain Joe Ledger - former cop, former Army Ranger, and currently the top-kick of Echo Team, an elite squad of first-class shooters who roll out to face down the world's most dangerous terrorists. Not fanatics with explosive vests or political hostage takers. Joe and his team square off against terrorists who have the most advanced and exotic weapons of mass destruction, designer bioweapons, cutting-edge transgenics…real mad-scientist stuff.

    9 Joe Ledger short stories

    I've enjoyed all of Jonathan Maberry's Joe Ledger books. Special Ops has 9 short stories (several of which are available for purchase individually on ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 05 2015 by MJ ()
  • 6
    Code Zero: Joe Ledger, Book 6 | Jonathan Maberry

    Code Zero: Joe Ledger, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2267)
    Performance
    (2109)
    Story
    (2097)

    For years the Department of Military Sciences has fought to stop terrorists from using radical bioweapons - designer plagues, weaponized pathogens, genetically modified viruses, and even the zombie plague that first brought Ledger into the DMS. These terrible weapons have been locked away in the world’s most secure facility. Until now. Joe Ledger and Echo Team are scrambled when a highly elite team of killers breaks the unbreakable security and steals the world’s most dangerous weapons.

    code zero! need i say more?
    Reviewed on March 28 2014 by Mike Naka (VA)
  • 7
    Predator One: A Joe Ledger Novel | Jonathan Maberry

    Predator One: A Joe Ledger Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Jonathan Maberry
    • Narrated By Ray Porter
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2449)
    Performance
    (2256)
    Story
    (2249)

    On opening day of the new baseball season, a small model-kit airplane flies down from the stands and buzzes the mound, where a decorated veteran pilot is about to throw out the first ball. The toy plane is the exact replica of the one flown by the war hero. Everyone laughs, thinking it's a prank or a publicity stunt. Until it explodes, killing dozens.

    Maberry needs to get Ledger back to his roots.

    Yes, I am a die-hard Ledger fan, I love this series, but unfortunately the last few books have strayed from what made Ledger so awesome. Maberry has ..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 28 2015 by Marcus ()