Shake
Books in series3
UNABRIDGED
(3.9 based on 518 ratings)
  • 1
    Gutshot Straight | Lou Berney

    Gutshot Straight

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 10 mins)
    • By Lou Berney
    • Narrated By Edoardo Ballerini
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (452)
    Performance
    (380)
    Story
    (377)

    When Charles "Shake" Bouchon, professional wheel man, walks out of prison after a three-year stretch for grand theft auto, he's got only two problems: he's too nice a guy for the life he's led and not nice enough for any other. So he says yes when he's asked to run a simple errand for his former boss and lover, Alexandra Ilandryan, the formidable pakhan of the Armenian mob in Los Angeles.

    A whole lotta fun.

    This book kept me chuckling and guessing all the way through it; in fact, to the very last paragraph. Mr. Berney knows how to write a thriller, and he..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 12 2012 by Richard Delman (San Francisco)
  • 2
    Whiplash River | Lou Berney

    Whiplash River

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Lou Berney
    • Narrated By Jeff Gurner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (66)
    Performance
    (55)
    Story
    (54)

    Having left his life of crime behind, former getaway driver Charles "Shake" Bouchon has finally realized the dream of owning his own restaurant in Belize. Unfortunately, to do so he's had to go deep in debt to a murderous local drug lord named Baby Jesus. And when Shake thwarts an attempted hit on an elderly customer named Quinn, things go from bad to worse. Next thing Shake knows, his restaurant's gone up in flames and he's on the run from Baby Jesus, two freelance assassins, and a beautiful but ferocious FBI agent. Out of options, Shake has to turn to the mysterious Quinn for help.

    great story featuring the unflappable Shake

    Jeff Gurney is a great narrator and does a great job on this book. Unfortunately Edoardo Balerino's reading of the first Shake Bouchant mystery, Gutsh..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 23 2012 by Charles Atkinson (Greensboro, NC, United States)
  • 3
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