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  • The Autumn Republic

  • By: Brian McClellan
  • Narrated by: Christian Rodska
  • Length: 19 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,328
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,119
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,117

Field Marshal Tamas returns to his beloved country to find that for the first time in history, the capital city of Adro lies in the hands of a foreign invader. His son is missing, his allies are indistinguishable from his foes, and reinforcements are several weeks away.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A five star end to an excellent trilogy

  • By Ethan M. on 03-13-15

Just a tiny bit rushed. Only a little though

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

Reviewed: 08-05-17

Very good end to the trilogy. Feels a little bit rushed at the climax but it was quite exciting so I didn't mind. Excellent performance, would recommend

  • The Crimson Campaign

  • The Powder Mage Trilogy, Book 2
  • By: Brian McClellan
  • Narrated by: Christian Rodska
  • Length: 20 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,397
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,191
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,188

Tamas's invasion of Kez ends in disaster when a Kez counter-offensive leaves him cut off behind enemy lines with only a fraction of his army, no supplies, and no hope of reinforcements. Drastically outnumbered and pursued by the enemy's best, he must lead his men on a reckless march through northern Kez to safety, and back over the mountains so that he can defend his country from an angry god, Kresimir.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Even better than the first, with a few new quirks

  • By Ethan M. on 02-18-15

Sublime escalation

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

Reviewed: 07-22-17

Rare is the sequel that properly and smoothly improves upon it's predecessor. Having just come off another low fantasy series (Chronicles of the Unhewn Throne) I was wary of the sophmore nose dive fantasy trilogies often take and rarely recover from. I am pleased to say The Crimson Campaign is a riveting, fast paced continuation of the Powder Mage trilogy.

If you enjoyed the first, you're gonna like this one even more.

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  • This Kind of War

  • The Classic Korean War History
  • By: T. R. Fehrenbach
  • Narrated by: Kevin Foley
  • Length: 24 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 591
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 488
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 487

This Kind of War is a monumental study of the conflict that began in June 1950. Successive generations of U.S. military officers have considered this book an indispensable part of their education. T. R. Fehrenbach's narrative brings to life the harrowing and bloody battles that were fought up and down the Korean Peninsula.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • "On their society must fall the blame"

  • By Aser Tolentino on 10-07-12

I learned a lot

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

Reviewed: 07-11-17

While the narration is somewhat stilted, it overall fits the very college lecture tone of the book. I found that it disabused me of notions I didn't even know I had.

The book quite bluntly lays out America's near complete lack of preparation for the old fashioned ground war Korea turned into. No punches are pulled and the book isn't afraid to name names.

Highly recommended for any military history fans

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  • The Disaster Artist

  • My Life inside 'The Room', the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
  • By: Greg Sestero, Tom Bissell
  • Narrated by: Greg Sestero
  • Length: 11 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,524
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,056
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,032

Nineteen-year-old Greg Sestero met Tommy Wiseau at an acting school in San Francisco. Wiseau's scenes were rivetingly wrong, yet Sestero, hypnotized by such uninhibited acting, thought, "I have to do a scene with this guy." That impulse changed both of their lives. The Disaster Artist is Greg Sestero's laugh-out-loud funny account of how Tommy Wiseau defied every law of artistry, business, and friendship to make "the Citizen Kane of bad movies" ( Entertainment Weekly), which is now an international phenomenon.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • It Starts coming Together

  • By marcus on 06-15-14

More than you ever thought you wanted to know

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

Reviewed: 05-01-17

Honestly, just a perfect, genuinely fascinating tale about a normal man and his interactions with a decidedly abnormal fellow and the movie they brought screaming into existence together.

  • Lost Gods

  • A Novel
  • By: Brom
  • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
  • Length: 14 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,353
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,279
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,277

Fresh out of jail and eager to start a new life, Chet Moran and his pregnant wife, Trish, leave town to begin again. But an ancient evil is looming, and what seems like a safe haven may not be all it appears. Snared and murdered by a vile, arcane horror, Chet quickly learns that pain and death are not unique to the living. Now the lives and very souls of his wife and unborn child are at stake. To save them, he must journey into the bowels of purgatory in search of a sacred key promised to restore the natural order of life and death.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Interesting...a good listen

  • By Richard on 05-10-17

Fantastic book, would recommend

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

Reviewed: 01-21-17

R C Bray makes this book somehow more amazing than it already is. His vocal talents are really quite astounding

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