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  • Yesterday's Gone: Episode 8

  • By: Sean Platt, David Wright
  • Narrated by: Ray Chase, R. C. Bray, Brian Holsopple, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 92
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 83
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 81

A group finds itself taking refuge at The Sanctuary, a religious compound with an enigmatic leader called The Prophet. A serial killer finds himself leading an unlikely group of survivors. A young man searches to prove himself to his group, and avoid being bullied ever again. A young child is called to perform another miracle at great personal cost. Every decision. Every action. Every dream. Every alliance. Every secret. Every betrayal.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Rescued or prisoners?

  • By happyjo on 06-20-18

Rescued or prisoners?

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-20-18

This book is about the people and the structure of the sanctuary. The narrator is doing a good job on keeping the story interesting.

  • Lost and Found

  • By: Amy Shojai
  • Narrated by: Amy Shojai
  • Length: 12 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 49
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 44
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 44

Animal behaviorist September Day has lost everything - husband murdered, career in ruins, confidence shot - and returns home with her trained Maine Coon cat, Macy, to Texas to recover. She's forced out of hibernation when her nephew Steven and his autism service dog Shadow disappear in a freak blizzard. When her sister trusts a maverick researcher's promise to help Steven, September has 24 hours to rescue them from a devastating medical experiment impacting millions of children, a deadly secret others will kill to protect....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • The value of life!

  • By Angela on 04-28-15

German shepherds are the best!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-20-18

I loved how the author did so much research into dog training and behavior. The narrator did a very good job of portraying many characters. This was an action filled book!

  • Little Donkey

  • A Short Story
  • By: Jodi Taylor
  • Narrated by: Lucy Price-Lewis
  • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 916
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 843
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 846

It’s Christmas, and Jenny Checkland is beset with problems. The vicar, who really should know better, has asked to borrow Marilyn the donkey for the nativity play, thereby unleashing chaos on the already chaos-laden Frogmorton Farm. Will Marilyn survive her bath? Will anyone survive Marilyn’s bath? Robbed of her role as the Virgin Mary, what revenge is the angel Gabriel plotting? Why is that sheep so fat? Will Charlie ever get to say his one line? Can Marilyn be prevented from eating the baby Jesus?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • THE BIG GOLDEN HORSE

  • By Jim "The Impatient" on 12-19-15

The Christmas play

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-19-18

I enjoyed reading this short story, it was lovely. I am looking forward to finding more from this author.

  • Yesterday's Gone: Episode 7

  • By: Sean Platt, David Wright
  • Narrated by: Ray Chase, R. C. Bray, Brian Holsopple, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 106
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 91
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 88

A group finds itself taking refuge at The Sanctuary, a religious compound with an enigmatic leader called The Prophet. A serial killer finds himself leading an unlikely group of survivors. A young man searches to prove himself to his group, and avoid being bullied ever again. A young child is called to perform another miracle at great personal cost. Every decision. Every action. Every dream. Every alliance. Every secret. Every betrayal.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • More trauma

  • By happyjo on 06-17-18

More trauma

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-17-18

I am ready to get the next book in this series. I think I may stay up reading this series until I pass out from pure exhaustion.

  • Yesterday's Gone: Season 1 - Episode 6

  • By: Sean Platt, David Wright
  • Narrated by: Ray Chase, R. C. Bray, Brian Holsopple, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 37 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 252
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 222
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 223

Can humanity survive what it never saw coming? On October 15 at 2:15 a.m. Earth vanished. A scattered few woke alone in a world with no rules, other than survival at any cost. These survivors aren't truly alone... Someone or something is watching them. And waiting... Strangers unite. Sides are chosen.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • what's happening

  • By Kameron T. Brown on 02-12-17

Oh! No! What else can happen?

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-17-18

I have to say...I am loving this series! There are so many twists and turns in this story that I never know what will happen.

  • Yesterday's Gone: Season 1 - Episode 5

  • By: Sean Platt, David Wright
  • Narrated by: Ray Chase, R. C. Bray, Brian Holsopple, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 40 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 255
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 224
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 224

Can humanity survive what it never saw coming? On October 15 at 2:15 a.m. Earth vanished. A scattered few woke alone in a world with no rules, other than survival at any cost. These survivors aren't truly alone... Someone or something is watching them. And waiting... Strangers unite. Sides are chosen.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • it's entertaining but.....

  • By B.martin on 07-14-15

trying to survive

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-16-18

Well written and narrated story of the world gone wrong. Best read starting at the beginning of the series.

  • Yesterday's Gone: Season 1 - Episode 4

  • By: Sean Platt, David Wright
  • Narrated by: Ray Chase, R.C. Bray, Brian Holsopple, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 264
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 236
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 234

Can humanity survive what it never saw coming? On October 15 at 2:15 a.m. Earth vanished. A scattered few woke alone in a world with no rules, other than survival at any cost. A journalist wanders the wretched reality of an empty New York, searching for his wife and son. A serial killer must hunt in a land where prey is now an endangered species. A mother shields her young daughter from danger through every terror-filled breath. These survivors aren't truly alone... Someone or something is watching them. And waiting...

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Oh Alight, It's A Keeper

  • By Jan on 01-31-15

What the heck are those?

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-16-18

The adventure continues and there is so much action, confusing monsters and people needing answers.

  • Yesterday's Gone: Season 1 - Episode 3

  • By: Sean Platt, David Wright
  • Narrated by: Ray Chase, R. C. Bray, Brian Holsopple, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 26 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 293
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 255
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 251

Can humanity survive what it never saw coming? On October 15 at 2:15 a.m. Earth vanished. A scattered few woke alone in a world with no rules, other than survival at any cost. These survivors aren't truly alone... Someone or something is watching them. And waiting... Strangers unite. Sides are chosen.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • For the love of God

  • By The Zombie Specialist on 06-15-14

Spooky action

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-15-18

This book is very entertaining! I am starting the next book as soon as I finish typing this review. The ending was spooky!

  • Whispers of Murder

  • Till Death Do Us Part, Book One
  • By: Cheryl Bradshaw
  • Narrated by: Teri Schnaubelt
  • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 3
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 2
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 2

It was Isabelle Donnelly's wedding day, a moment in time that should have been the happiest in her life...until it ended in murder. Three women, three motives to kill.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A confused bride

  • By happyjo on 06-15-18

A confused bride

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-15-18

A very interesting book! Romance, murder and a heroic character take us on an adventure. I enjoyed the time I spent with this book!

  • The Bride Wore Blue

  • Brides of Bath, Book 1
  • By: Cheryl Bolen
  • Narrated by: Rosalind Ashford
  • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 168
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 153
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 155

Now a widow, Felicity Harrison does not recognize the handsome nabob as the young man left for dead by highwayman years earlier. Though she wants nothing more than to snub the arrogant man who promises to rescue her family from financial ruin in exchange for presenting his sister to Society, she cannot snub him. She must force herself to bear his company. Why is it the humbly born Thomas Moreland possesses more nobility that any man of her class? And why is it she finds it harder and harder to mourn a dead man when Thomas's virility awakens her deepest desires?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • His love was lasting, could they save each other?

  • By Sandra R. Merrill on 11-17-14

Historically, Romantic and mysterious

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-15-18

This book was nicely written and narrated. I enjoyed reading this story and hope to read the next book by this author.