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  • Reaper's Legacy

  • Reaper's MC, Book 2
  • By: Joanna Wylde
  • Narrated by: Tatiana Sokolov, Todd Haberkorn
  • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,973
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,825
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,836

Eight years ago, Sophie gave her heart - and her virginity - to Zach Barrett on a night that couldn't have been less romantic or more embarrassing. Zach's stepbrother, a steely-muscled, tattooed biker named Ruger, caught them in the act, getting a peep show of Sophie he's never forgotten. She may have lost her dignity that fateful night, but Sophie also gained something precious - her son Noah. Unfortunately, Zach's a deadbeat dad, leaving Ruger as Noah's only male role model. When he discovers Sophie and his nephew living in near poverty, Ruger takes matters into his own hands.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Story, Narration, and I want MORE MORE MORE!

  • By BluBumbleB on 03-27-14

Performance was great

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

Reviewed: 12-06-18

The book started out great. Although with every second passing I was ready to well Jim Carey shows it best. I LOVED the first book. Though it was great concept for a biker book. Sophie though was so irritating. She was one of the judgmental characters. Just because she didn’t understand their culture she has to looks down on all of them.. So irritating. I’m sorry let me start from the beginning. The book opens up with a prologue that I really enjoyed. It’s a flashback scene that really hold a lot of context for things that happen later in the book. I like the fact that this book deals with a topic that is becoming more talked about into today’s’ society. It deals with domestic violence, leaving that situation, and surviving. In that regard it does a really good job about bringing up this issue.

Sophie’s kind of brother in law Ruger is part of the Reapers MC. Now I can see why individuals would think a motorcycle club is a bad place to raise children. there are a lot of things that can go wrong with outlaws of society. I also happen to know that motorcycle clubs are all about Brotherhood or Sisterhood depending on what kind of Club it is. I personally know people who are in motorcycle clubs and they are the sweetest people I’ve ever met in my life. They also have children who are very well-adjusted human beings. I’m going on a tangent here I’m very sorry. Here though is what I don’t understand Sophie is constantly saying how much Ruger is protective and he’s always there for her and her son Noah. She knows he would never hurt them he is not his dumbass brother. I also understand that she doesn’t want anything to happen between him and her because it goes sour then while she’s going to be homeless and then no one’s going to be without a father figure. Although Ruger would never let that happen.

Another bone I have to pick with our main character Sophie is that when it comes to the club women who are club members old ladies which by the way is a term of respect within that culture. We are all readers and I’m sure some of you or all of you have read at least one MC book. Now the old ladies of the club have their own colors and their own club vests. The club vests that they have say whoever therewith and to their property. to this club this is a sign of respect for these women. It shows that they belong to somebody in the club and nobody else can mess with them. It’s a sign of respect. Sophie seems to think that all of these women have lost their mind because in her eyes these men own them. In a way that they do but these women also own their men. They are not pushovers they are very loud Independent strong-minded women. So when these women tell you what the club bass means just respect it. Really that’s all that I ask. Now for me, the Saving Grace is Ruger I love him. With as much fighting and questioning that Sophie does especially when she’s in his world, he puts up with a lot.

At the same time, Ruger is kind of a moron. He is telling the girl that he loves that he really does care about that he could never be a one woman man but kind of expecting her to be a one-man kind of a woman. The double standard really ticks me off. I understand that there are some men in the club like that they have their ladies but they also have your sweet butts on the side. He’s known our main character for about 10 years so he should know what kind of a woman she is. One thing that I really love is that she does stand her ground on this fact. While I think she makes a lot of terrible decisions this is one where I can Champion her on wholeheartedly.

Now let’s move on to my favorite part our very talented narrators. Tatiana Sokolov is very quickly becoming one of my favorite voice actresses. Her voice is so smooth when she reads you just can’t help but stop and listen and give her your full attention. Her range of voices is impeccable. If you’ve never heard her read before she does a great male voice. I would have been happy if she had narrated the entire book but then we would have never heard the amazing Todd Haberkorn. I believe this is the first time that I’m hearing Todd voice act a book. He also had a great range of voice so I never got bored or thought that I was listening to the same character speak.

My overall thoughts are if you are a die-hard fan of this author I would recommend this book. If you are a fan of either of the narrator’s I would definitely recommend this book. If you are just passing through This book May whether or not be for you who knows. if you guys are looking to get this on Audible and you have the Romance package then you can download it for I’m not going to say for you because you do pay for the package but you’re able to download it.

  • Gods of Blood and Bone

  • A LitRPG Novel (Seeds of Chaos, Volume 1)
  • By: Azalea Ellis
  • Narrated by: Natalie Duke
  • Length: 16 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 168
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 160
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 161

They captured me in a dirty alley and injected me with a virtual reality chip, a GPS tracker, and my first Seed. They made me a Player. At first, I loved the miraculous ability to level up anything about myself. Then they yanked me off my world for the first time and sent me to fight for my life on a vicious alien planet where the other Players are just as dangerous as the monsters, and if you can’t level up, you die. But I’m the type to cling to life by the tips of my bloody fingernails. And I hate it when people try to control me.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Story fell apart a bit

  • By BookAddict'sReviews on 10-14-18

Gods of Blood and Bone

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

Reviewed: 11-05-18

What a new and exciting idea! I don’t want to give to much away from this book. Like most books I have been listening to lately I can’t say much. You really need to listen to it for yourself. I was getting vibes of the Hunger Games and Ready Player One. So if you are a fan of those books you will love this one. This is also the first LitRPG book I have ever read.

This is the first book I have heard Natalie Duke read. She was a joy to listen to. I started off listening to this book at x1.70 speed then slowly increased. I was able to get to x2.90 speed. I like to listen at high speed. I don’t have trouble understanding Natalie at the top speed. She didn’t sound like a chipmunk. There were a few different accents that Natalie put on. I have to say she was good at one of them. When it came to the British male accent I have to say it sounded a bit odd.

The production of this audiobook was top notch. Unlike the last audiobook that I read there was no awkward pauses or inconsistent in the sounds as a whole. I would really recommend this book in audio format to everyone.

I received this audiobook as part of my participation in a blog tour with Audiobookworm Promotions. The tour is being sponsored by Azalea Ellis. The gifting of this audiobook did not affect my opinion of it.

  • Lucy

  • An Open-Door Policy Novella
  • By: Anna Ambrose
  • Narrated by: JD Elcie
  • Length: 1 hr and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 37
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 37

When 19-year-old Lucy Whitman's best guy friend of 10 years admits he’s part of a community with an “open-door policy” on sex, Lucy is intrigued. She’s always wanted Rylan with a fierceness bordering on obsession. Getting him to agree to take her may be her only shot at having him in her bed, but Rylan’s reluctant agreement comes with three stipulations. One: She can’t tell anyone. Two: She’ll have to be okay with him being her main partner, even if it’s completely weird for them both. Three: She has to do anything he tells her to - no questions asked.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Soooo hot n sexy!

  • By Momo on 09-14-18

Lucy is great

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

Reviewed: 11-05-18

This is my first read from Anna Ambrose. This book was hot, heavy, and sexy. The writing style overall was really good for a newish author. This book is really short and sweet about an hour and 21 minutes long. So if you guys are looking for something very charged with sexual energy in this book is definitely for you.

I absolutely loved the narrator for this book. As you guys know I am a person who likes to listen to my books at a very high speed. This time I listened to this book it at about 2.15 the speed. The reason being is because I find anything lower than that depending on the book it is a little too slow for me. I feel like I’ve built up a tolerance do anything lower than that. Anyway JB is amazing when it comes to tone and there’s so much emotion that she puts into her voice while reading this book. I also have never heard a book near rated by this woman before. The production of this audiobook was incredible there were no awkward spaces. While speeding up the book all together it wasn’t bad. When I was listening to it it didn’t sound like I was listening to a chipmunk which is fantastic. I really don’t want to give much away because as I said this Book is only an hour and 21 minutes long.

Although I will say this it is a bout a girl who goes basically to a sex party for the first time with her best friend. That’s all I can give you because the rest will just be major spoilers.

ItNow I want to get into the Dreamcast. There are a few people who I think based off the cover I think would make a really good addition if this works you ever get turned into like a 15 minute movie.

I received this audiobook as part of my participation in a blog tour with Audiobookworm Promotions. The tour is being sponsored by Anna Ambrose. The gifting of this audiobook did not affect my opinion of it.

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  • Between the Shadows

  • Lake Lanier Mysteries, Book 3
  • By: Casi McLean
  • Narrated by: Kristin James
  • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7

After her friend York encounters the ghostly image of a young woman, Mackenzie Reynolds seizes the opportunity to initiate a time jump, thrusting them back to 1865 Georgia. Resolved to thwart the girl’s untimely fate, Kenzi stumbles into a deadly conflict over a stockpile of stolen Confederate gold.  

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A good book!!

  • By Natalia Martinez on 01-07-19

Great Book

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

Reviewed: 11-05-18

This book is a awesome roller coaster through time. I absolutely love the time travel box. I feel like there is not enough out there. This take on time travel is very unique to anything that I’ve ever read before. The author weaves a tale where it is seamless and you don’t have an issue following the different timelines. You really feel like you are in each time zone. Your work is probably one of my favorite main characters and McKenzie are just amazing.

This is the first book that I’ve heard Kristen James narrator and I think she did an absolutely phenomenal job. There were characters in the book that had different accents and to me they did not sound fake at all. Her pace and tone overall it was very consistent which for me is important because a narrator can really make or break and audiobook and I had no issue listening to her at all.

The production of the audiobook is the way they sound was really consistent. There was no back noise from what I could hear.
I received this audiobook as part of my participation in a blog tour with Audiobookworm Promotions. The tour is being sponsored by Casi McLean. The gifting of this audiobook did not affect my opinion of it.

  • Their Vampire Princess: The Complete Series

  • Their Vampire Princess series, complete series
  • By: Harlow Thomas, Anastasia James
  • Narrated by: Lacy Laurel
  • Length: 7 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 21
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 20
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 20

This is a bundle of all four of the episodes of the Their Vampire Princess series with never before published material. As the vampire princess of the Night Court, it's my duty to choose my prince from four human men, willing to be mine. All I have to do is choose one to crown. I never expected to fall in love. Not with one. Certainly not with all of them. Do I abandon my destiny in order to keep my men, or do I risk it all and rewrite the rules?

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • The Ascension!

  • By PATRICIA on 04-24-18

Must Read

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

Reviewed: 08-29-18

This is the second reverse harem novel I have ever read and the best part of it is that it was four books as a set. Now, if you go to Audible and you look at how much time it is for each book then it is a little more that two hours long. These are some short books. So if you have an afternoon free I would totally get these books. One thing to mention is that if you have the Audible Romance Package then you can get books 1,2,4 are in that package.

I won’t go to much into the story and if you read the synopsis above you will get an idea of what the story is about. Harlow Thomas has an amazing talent for writing short stories but packing a real punch in just over two hours. As the Mistress of the Underworld and just and all around vampire fan I loved these books. It brought a new spin to a classic vampire story that I have not seen before. Through out the books you will notice that there are different points of view and the are all voice by the talented Lacy Laurel.

Lacy Laurel is an incredible voice actress. The tone of her voice is so calming and smooth. It kind of remind me of milk chocolate. Weird description I know but like milk chocolate to me is comforting and that is what her voice does. When she is voicing the different characters there is a slight difference to her voice so sometimes it’s hard to tell who she is voicing for. In my last audio book review I mentioned that I listen to the books on a higher speed because I think audio books can be a little slow. Thankfully when I speed up the audio it did not distort her voice at all.

This is the first time I am listening to anything from Lacy Laurel I would love to hear more books that she has lent her voice for. The sound quality of the whole production was very professional the sound was consistent throughout my whole listening experience. There was no audio dubbing, no awkward silences between the chapter everything flowed. The one thing that I really liked is that there was not music in the beginning of the book. I always find that it is to loud and I can’t hear the opening of the book. I would totally recommend the audio book instead of the physical copy. Always.

I received this audiobook as part of my participation in a blog tour with Audiobookworm Promotions. The tour is being sponsored by Lacy Laurel. The gifting of this audiobook did not affect my opinion of it.

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  • Fury's Kiss

  • New England Furies, Book 1
  • By: Nicola R. White
  • Narrated by: Elizabeth Tebb
  • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14

Tara Walker dreams of more excitement than slinging plates of seafood for Cape Cod tourists, but as she learns when she is attacked and forced to fight for her life, fate sometimes has a funny way of giving you exactly what you wish for. Faced with strange new powers and embroiled in a murder investigation, Tara must now race to uncover the secrets of the ancient Fury that has woken inside of her - and of the evil that stalks her.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Fear the fury in the alley . . .

  • By The Book Junkie Reads . . . on 08-17-18

A must read

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

Reviewed: 07-27-18

Nicola whites wrote an amazing story. I have found myself gravitating towards Greek mythology and fantasy-based stories recently. I don’t know if it’s just the kind of mood but I am really into it right now. Fury’s Kiss is an amazing story. I have never really thought about fury in terms of books before. I have seen a lot of TV shows that have to do with Greek mythology and furious were in them. I think Elizabeth Tebb really brings the story to life. When a voice actor takes on the role as a narrator for an audiobook I really honestly believe that they will either make or break the store him. It’s all about the experience when listening to an audiobook.

Nicola as I said wrote an amazing story. The overall mythology I found to be really interesting and I really want to sink my teeth into the next Book this way I can just keep myself immersed into this world. I really like the idea that furies aren’t just to these killing machines. I know that they are meant for revenge and justice. I learned that they can also help people and well into justice they can help protect people as well. They don’t need to just kill. To learn about the sisterhood of the fury is really cool. In some sort of way they kind of remind me of Valkyries I know that they’re not the same thing but if I had to think of something comparable it would be the Valkyrie. Again I know completely different jobs but at the same time Valkyries or women and there’s a sisterhood there and they need one another to help bring warriors to help that final battle. I would love to get more into the mythology side of all of this. And where the furies ever just themselves?

Also, I think I should’ve mentioned that this book in my opinion would be classified more as a new adult novel. So if you are under the age of 17 I would ask your parents because there are sex scenes in this novel so and they get pretty hot and heavy so please keep that in mind if you want to read this book I would definitely get the parents permission if you are under the age of 17.

This is just one of the many questions that I have and I hope that will be answered in one of the later books. I know that there are four books out total and this one that I currently read is the only audiobook.

When I was a kid I hated reading physical books so I always turn to audiobooks. Even as an adult I still prefer audio box to regular reading because to me it’s so much easier to visualize and I really think that Elizabeth does a very good job in Helping me create such a visual that is not only pleasing to me but really helps immerse myself in the experience of listening to this book. This is the first book that I’ve ever read by Nicola and this is also the first book that I have heard Elizabeth narrate.

Elizabeth does an amazing performance. Her voice is so rich and smooth that I had to stop myself from nodding off a time or to. For me this is a really good asset when it comes to an audiobook because it means I can just fully relax and let my mind wander back into this world and having a voice actor who is able to do that I love. I have a lot of go to narrators that I will listen to and a lot auto buy storytellers that I will buy their audiobooks. For me I just want to immerse myself in the box that they are narrating and Elizabeth has definitely become one of them for me. I will have to say though that I found the range of voices for males to be kind of limiting. There were a total of two different southern accents that were good and one British accent that I foundTo be authentic sounding. Now for me when I listen to an audiobook I typically tend to listen to it at double the speed or triple the speed. That’s just how I personally tend to listen to my audiobooks. When I do start off though I will started at 1.6 times the speed just so I can kind of hear what a narrator really sounds like and their speech patterns. When a voice actor tends to talk really fast I don’t have to speed up the audiobook too much because then I won’t be able to catch what they’re saying. Elizabeth when she speaks she enunciate every word so it’s a bit of a slower tone. Which is great for people who can’t really keep up with fast talking. I find for me that if a narrator talks a little slower it really impacts my view of the story. And I really don’t enjoy myself as much. Having the ability to speed up the track I find that for me it just makes it a more enjoyable experience.

When I first started listening to it I did hear a lot of white noise. And when Elizabeth was going into the fury’s Voice she had to make her sound more snake like and I found that when she exaggerated her ass a little bit I really didn’t like what I did to the audio. If that made sense when I did end up speeding it up I found that that went away. Another point I would like to bring up is that because I do speed up my audios it’s important for me that the tone of the story doesn’t change too much. I know that when you speed something up the voices time to go a little bit higher in page and it doesn’t sound like how the voice actor should sound. I have to say I didn’t find that with this book. Which for me is pretty phenomenon.

I would definitely highly recommend this audiobook to people who I love audiobooks or somebody who wants to get in to listening to audiobooks. Whether I can say I would prefer this over the physical book I definitely have to say I prefer this over the physical book. I have the choice I would always prefer to go for the audiobook.

I received this audiobook as part of my participation in a blog tour with Audiobookworm Promotions. The tour is being sponsored by Nicola R. White. The gifting of this audiobook did not affect my opinion of it.

  • Power of Five: Reverse Harem Fantasy

  • Power of Five Series, Book 1
  • By: Alex Lidell
  • Narrated by: Victoria Mei
  • Length: 5 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 555
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 513
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 508

Orphaned and sold to a harsh master, Lera's life is about mucking stalls, avoiding her master's advances, and steering clear of the mystical forest separating the mortal and fae worlds. Only fools venture into the immortal realms, and only dark rumors come out... Until four powerful fae warriors appear at Lera's barn. River, Coal, Tye, and Shade have waited a decade for their new fifth to be chosen, the wounds from their quint brother's loss still raw. But the magic has played a cruel trick, bonding the four immortal warriors to... a female. A mortal female. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • No! It can’t end!

  • By sherry Christenson on 06-08-18

A MUST READ

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

Reviewed: 07-09-18

I am in awe of this book. When I first started it I didn’t think I would give it a five star rating to be totally honest. I thought it would be a three star from me. Alex Lidell takes you on a ride in this story. This world and magic system is other worldly. I have not read a reviser harm novel before this one. I own a lot of them but never actually sat down to read one of them. This whole genre really intrigues me. I have to say that I am living for it.

This story is about five people and the bond that they share.

Each one of these characters will get under your skin and you want to jump through the pages of the story and fight along side them or fight with them depending on where you are in the book.

Everything about there group works. I don’t want to give to much away because it’s such a short audiobook at 5 1/2 hours. The end for me though is what really solidified my rating for this book. I can’t wait to pick up the next book.

Victoria Mei is our voice actress for this book. This is the first book that I have heard Victoria narrate. I wanted to see what else she has done and I found on Audible she has done 12 other projects which I will check out most of them. Victoria’s performance was amazing. She had a lot of voices for all of the characters and most of her accents were amazing. I must admit that when she broke out into an English accent it was different and I found it was not my favorite of her accents. She does a Scottish one and it was perfect. By the end of the story though I really liked the British accent.

The sound quality was good and clear without any distractions. There was at points some inconsistent sounds levels in the book. This only added to the story. There was some white noise in the overall sound of the audio which added the feel and the intensity of the story.

I would recommend the audiobook. This is my stances on any book. I have always like audiobooks better than physical books. To me when I’m listening to someone read me the book it takes me to another place and adds another level to the whole reading experience.

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  • The Fix Up

  • By: Kendall Ryan
  • Narrated by: Ava Erickson, John Lane
  • Length: 5 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,183
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,106
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,103

British bad boy Sterling Quinn needs a wife. After his great-grandfather, the former prince something or another, passes and leaves him millions, he's shocked to discover the massive inheritance has a clause - he needs to clean up his image and be married in order to receive his millions. When word gets out that this hottie has royal blood running through his veins, and is on the prowl for Mrs. Right, crazy ex-girlfriends, school-yard crushes, and thousands of other hopeful women flock to his doorstep. What he needs is a manager.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Sweet and Sexy Friends to Lovers Romance

  • By Shannon Cole on 01-09-17

Great read

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

Reviewed: 01-04-18

I reall liked this book. There some parts that I feel where Cami and Steriling should have just opened up with up with each other. Regardless, I love these two together.

  • Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side

  • By: Beth Fantaskey
  • Narrated by: Katherine Kellgren
  • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 376
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 281
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 280

Author Beth Fantaskey injects a little humor into the vampire romance genre with this critically acclaimed debut novel. High school senior Jessica Packwood is a down-to-earth mathlete who's not sure what her future holds. What she definitely doesn't see coming is foreign exchange student - and vampire - Lucius Vladescu showing up at her door. According to Lucius, Jessica is actually vampire royalty, and they've been betrothed to one another since infancy.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fun Vampire Love Story

  • By Staaj on 04-22-12

A different telling on vampires

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

Reviewed: 02-21-16

Where does Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

Jessica's guide to dating on the dark side was a very interesting novel . I would have to say that this book ranks with the top 10 of my all-time favorite audiobooks .

What other book might you compare Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side to and why?

I can't say that I would compare this book to any other because it is a unique story . As I was listening to this story there was one other book that kept popping up into my mind , that would be vampire Academy by Richelle Mead . These two books are nothing alike but they have only the name Dragomir as the only connection between the two books . In vampire Academy there is the last Dragomir princess. In this book while Jessica is not the last of her line she is the last Royal Princess in her family .

Have you listened to any of Katherine Kellgren’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

I've never listen to a book that Katherine Kellgren has voiced for before . Overall I think she did an amazing job . Her tone throughout the book was rather consistent . Although I did feel that there were times where her voice did get a bit over excited . I thought she was easy to listen to and she transported me into the book very easily . I listen to this book in one day and this was very easy because of of the reader . I thought overall she a good variety of voices and no character sounded the same .

Any additional comments?

I would say if you were iffy about listening to this book don't be . The pace is very nice and it both together rather nicely. I think the author does a great job differentiating her vampire novel from other vampire novels out there today . I soon hope to be picking up the second audiobook installment .