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  • Taking Turns

  • The Turning Series, Book 1
  • By: JA Huss
  • Narrated by: Ava Erickson, Sebastian York, Tad Branson, and others
  • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,265
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,176
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,174

I've never been afraid of the dark...but that doesn't mean I wanted to live in it. Maybe everyone wants what they can't have, but I should've thought it over before I unlocked the door to their forbidden world. Number One is mostly silent. He watches me very carefully. Number Two is mostly gentle. But it's the other side of him I like best. Number Three is mostly reserved. It was carnal, it was sensual, and it was erotic. That's it. That's all it was supposed to be. A trip into the dark. A peek into the forbidden. I just didn't expect to like them.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • FAN"FREAKING"TASTIC!!!

  • By Cyndi on 06-24-17

Loved the narration. The QUAD narration :)

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-10-17

I had a difficult time getting into this book, but I'm so glad I kept at it. The narration is terrific. I've listened to each of the narrators doing other books and this is the first time I've had them all in one place. They did not disappoint. The story is typical of JA Huss. I both love and hate her stories. I hate to be emotionally manipulated and she does it EVERY TIME! And I let her. Maybe I'm the one who is sick.
The story of three men and one woman, the emotions that are (not necessarily) involved and the journey to the end of a decade long game.

  • The Ultimatum

  • The Guardian, Book 1
  • By: Karen Robards
  • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
  • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 330
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 302
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 306

Growing up, Bianca St. Ives knew she was different from all her friends. Instead of playing hopscotch or combing her dolls' hair, she studied martial arts with sensei masters and dismantled explosives with special-ops retirees. Her father prepped her well to carry on the family business. Now a striking beauty with fierce skills, the prodigy has surpassed the master.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • LAME "thriller" ??? False advertising!!

  • By B. Bozeman on 05-13-18

Beware. Cliffhanger

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-21-17

Cliffhangers are an automatic 1 star from me. There was no indication when I purchased both the ebook and audiobook that this was a ...to be continued...book. If an author is going to write a book, it should be an entire book, not one that forces you to buy another one just to discover how the story ends. By way of protest, I never buy the second book because I don't want to encourage the author to continue the practice, so I will just need to finish the story in my own head.

Ms. Robards is on my 'automatic' purchase list. I normally enjoy her stories enormously and have reread some of them, however we are generally left with a HEA/HFN ending. The story was paced nicely with plot twist that I enjoyed. The mystery surrounding Bianca and Richard was intriguing, leaving me to wonder why a father and daughter had such a distant relationship. I enjoyed the story until it ended. It was very unsatisfactory and authors that do this make us wait a year or so before there is another book to help explain the backstory and continue with the story. That just isn't for me.

3 of 4 people found this review helpful

  • Relentless

  • Renegades, Book 4
  • By: Skye Jordan
  • Narrated by: Piper Goodeve
  • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 144
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 131
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 131

Bad boy Troy Jacobs is all about taking risks. As a stunt double for Hollywood's A-listers, there's no fall he won't attempt. With one exception - women. Troy fell hard once, and it nearly broke him. Since then, he's vowed never to trust like that again and he's got everything under control. Until the woman who shattered his heart years before shows up on his movie-set.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • HOLY WOW.... S.J.'s DONE IT AGAIN

  • By CAROLYN on 03-19-16

The PERFECT story

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-01-16

I have been anxiously awaiting Troy's story and it does not disappoint! As with all Ms. Jordan's stories, this is a perfect mix of finding the love of your life and trying to reconnect in this crazy, hectic thing we call life. She has hit the perfect tone with love, loss, reconnection and pivotal decisions that must be made. Do you choose the dream you have had your entire life or do you choose the most important person in your life? The person that you walked away from once to fulfill your dream. When that decision is placed in front of Wes and Ellie, the choice is heart wrenching.

I love Ms. Jordan's stories because she introduces deeply drawn characters that grow as their life changes. You will love this story.

  • Fantasy Lover

  • A Dark-Hunter Novel
  • By: Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
  • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,362
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,002
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,005

As a love slave, I know everything about women. How to touch them, how to savor them, and, most of all, how to pleasure them. But when I was summoned to fulfill Grace Alexander's sexual fantasies, I found the first woman in history who saw me as a man with a tormented past. She alone bothered to take me out of the bedroom and into the world. She taught me to love again. But I was not born to love. I was cursed to walk eternity alone.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Awesome Story

  • By Robbie on 06-07-11

Oh! What we do after the sun sets!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-18-14

Daruis, a powerful general from long ago, has been cursed and can only be summoned by a woman is a specific way. Grace, to satisfy her psychic friend, goes along with the summoning and...surprise...a handsome, naked man appears in her living room!

What to do, what to do? He is cursed to be forced to be a love-slave from full moon to full moon, and she is not interested in having him as a lover. He is persistent, she is determined. Who will win this battle of wills?

  • Night Pleasures

  • A Dark-Hunter Novel
  • By: Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
  • Length: 10 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,017
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,472
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,476

In Night Pleasures, Kyrian of Thrace - an immortal who protects humans from vampires - wakes up one morning handcuffed to the one thing that can scare him: a conservative woman in a button-down shirt. But Amanda Devereaux turns out to be his perfect partner for hunting down a deadly foe, and for helping him to regain his soul and learn that love doesn't have to bite.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • An Interesting Twist to the Vampire Story

  • By Deepseabc on 12-05-10

The bigger you are the harder you fall!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-18-14

Kyrian of Thrace has met his match. As a Dark-Hunter, he is immortal and has fought the enemies of humans for thousands of years. He believes he will never be anything but what he is, however he has not met Amanda. An accountant. Really? An accountant?

However the attraction between them grows to a raging fire and for the first time in his immortal life, he wonders is he can trust her--love her. If he can trade his immortality for love.

Artemis, a selfish and vengeful goddess who creates the Dark-Hunters, despises the fact that any of her creations may wish to give up their life as a Hunter to pursue a future that includes life and light.

What can convince her to let him go? True love?

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Night Embrace

  • A Dark-Hunter Novel
  • By: Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Narrated by: Carrington MacDuffie
  • Length: 13 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,478
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,053
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,068

Night Embrace spins the story of Talon, an ancient Celtic warrior who killed the son of the god Camulus. Camulus cursed Talon, decreeing death for everyone he loved. Now a Dark-Hunter in modern-day New Orleans, Talon meets Sunshine, who is key to ending his curse once and for all - not to mention helping him to save New Orleans from an ancient god bent on total destruction....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • (very) Pleasantly Surprised

  • By Sherry on 08-22-12

Can he really save New Orleans?

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-18-14

Talon is an immortal that can only emerge from his home after dark. Sunshine is a human that loves the daylight. Can they merge their completely different lifestyles?

Talon, thousands of years old, finds that he cannot leave Sunshine defenseless when his enemies target her. She is a bright light in his otherwise dark world and when they stay together for her protection, her inquisitive nature and gentle stubbornness frustrates and attracts him.

Mardi Gras is coming and the enemy is out in full force hunting for Sunshine.

Can he keep her safe while the enemies of the Dark-Hunters are determined to kill her?

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Dance with the Devil

  • A Dark-Hunter Novel
  • By: Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Narrated by: Fred Berman
  • Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,514
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,149
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,158

"They say even the most damned man can be forgiven. I never believed that until the night Astrid opened her door to me and made this feral beast want to be human again. Made me want to love and be loved. But how can an ex-slave whose soul is owned by a Greek goddess ever dream of touching, let alone holding, a fiery star?"

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Yeah!! Zarek on Audible!!!!

  • By Denise on 02-20-10

We all need someone!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-18-14

This story is a wonderful exposition of a child, crippled by a loveless and abusive life who is offered the chance of immortality to right the wrongs done to him. He is considered 'insane' because of an event in his distant past that he cannot remember and has been banished to the frozen regions of Alaska.

He has lived a difficult and lonely life, compensating by not allowing anyone to get close to him emotionally and his responses to others is always biting and apparently without guilt.

Astrid, a Nymph Judge, is sent to judge him prior to him being destroyed by the god Artemis, and the softer side of him is exposed. Even though he rejects the idea that he has any goodness or kindness within him, she will not give up.

Unknown to both of them, a killer from Artemis has already been sent to eliminate him and it is a race to save Astrid, the only person that has ever been kind to him. The only person he feels anything for.

Is he insane, or is he just misunderstood?

  • Be More Productive Subliminal

  • Have More Energy & Be Less Busy Hypnosis, Sleep Meditation, Binaural Beats, Self Help
  • By: Subliminal Hypnosis
  • Narrated by: Joel Thielke
  • Length: 26 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 16
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    2.5 out of 5 stars 14

This subliminal hypnosis program is the tool you need to propel you forward toward daily productivity. By using subliminal techniques, your subconscious mind will receive subliminal messages that will organize your mental to do lists and goals and give you that little boost you need to be more productive. Wouldn’t you like to feel the satisfaction of a day well spent on a regular basis? All you have to do is sit back and relax, and let your subconscious mind do all the work for you! Don’t wait another day. Today is the all the time you need to start making positive choices for incredible change!

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Nightmare in the extreme

  • By Avid Reader on 08-24-13

Nightmare in the extreme

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-24-13

I had a nightmare every night that I listened to this...it's going back to Audible.

1 of 6 people found this review helpful

  • Hidden Order

  • By: Brad Thor
  • Narrated by: Armand Schultz
  • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,354
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,115
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,117

Action-packed from the start, Hidden Order demonstrates yet again why Brad Thor is the "master of thrillers". A string of high-profile kidnappings has Washington, D.C., in a frenzy. When the victims begin turning up dead, frenzy turns to panic. And when the ransom demand is finally made public, panic will turn to terror. In Brad Thor's riveting new thriller, the stakes have never been higher, nor the lines between good and evil so hard to discern.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Not what I expected from the author

  • By Kennard on 07-11-13

disappointing

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-11-13

I happen to be a great fan of Brad Thor's novels. I love Harvath and his adventures. This was more of a police procedural and history lesson (which is great, as long as that is what you like). The story was very interesting and the information, which I am certain is true, is frightening, however I like Scott in action and kicking a**. He seemed too domesticated in this novel, a back seat character.

12 of 14 people found this review helpful

  • Pursuit

  • By: Karen Robards
  • Narrated by: Franette Liebow
  • Length: 11 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 146
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 84
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 84

When rookie lawyer Jessica Ford gets the call from her boss, John Davenport, the senior partner at the illustrious law firm for which she works, she can tell he is well on his way to being drunk. He needs Jess to meet First Lady Annette Cooper, for whom Davenport is a personal lawyer, at a Washington, D.C., hotel. Jess is thrilled: this high-profile assignment must mean that she's earned her boss's trust and she's on her way to bigger things. But unfortunately, bigger isn't always better.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • pursuit

  • By RonCMC on 04-07-09

Narration is terrible

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-22-13

The narration is so poor that I could not listen after chapter 3. I tried, I really did, but to no avail. I'm going to have to read this on my nook or kindle.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful