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  • By: Kylie Scott
  • Narrated by: Andi Arndt
  • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,022
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,813
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,807

When a vicious attack leaves 25-year-old Clementine Johns with no memory, she’s forced to start over. Now she has figure out who she was and why she made the choices she did - which includes leaving the supposed love of her life, tattoo artist Ed Larsen, only a month before. Ed can hardly believe it when his ex shows up at his tattoo parlor with no memory of their past, asking about the breakup that nearly destroyed him. The last thing he needs is more heartache, but he can’t seem to let her go again. Should they walk away for good, or does their love deserve a repeat performance?

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Adorable Story of Love

  • By B. Wood on 01-10-19

Left wanting more....

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

Reviewed: 01-09-19

Excellent story and a great plot line in this newest Kylie Scott book. We can only hope that we will get more of the Larsen brothers. And I think these boys are Norwegians given the Larsen last name, the it means son of Lars

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  • 44 Chapters About 4 Men

  • By: BB Easton
  • Narrated by: Ramona Master
  • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 110
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 106
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 106

School psychologists aren't supposed to write books about sex. Doing so would be considered "unethical" and "a fireable offense." Lucky for you, ethics was never my strong suit. After spending years trying to spice up my sex life, I gave up and took to my journal. Perhaps my gorgeous, cold, number-crunching husband simply wasn't capable of the kind of passion I'd come to expect.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • What a 5 star book sounds like

  • By Misty on 04-09-17

Snark + Witty = Hilarious

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

Reviewed: 01-03-19

This book was suggested in one of my book groups and I added it to my library months ago. This book is snarky, witty, hilarious, awesome listen. The author reminds me a lot of JA Huss in this memoir styled first book. Been married for 10+ years? this book is for you! So many relatable married moments, I was laughing so hard I almost wet myself.
44 Chapters is one of my first lists for 2019, and it's a extremely pleasant surprise. If you're a fan of JA Huss, this author could be one of her cousins, twice removed- or if you just enjoy a witty, snarky, funny read, give this one a try! - (you're welcome).
And lastly, Ramona Master does an outstanding job narrating this book. The narrator and author match is excellent, as Romona takes on the inner voice of BB in a flawless performance. Often the wrong narrator can kill an audio book, and i'm so pleased to say this is a great match.

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  • Because I Won't

  • The Because Trilogy, Book 2
  • By: Elaine Marie
  • Narrated by: Riley Raye
  • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 13
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12

While away at college, Joelle finds herself the victim of an abusive boyfriend. After barely escaping his clutches, she finds herself three states away, where the owners of JJ’s Diner help her. With Jake and Carly’s help, she learns to cope with her past and starts a new life. Over time, Joelle undergoes an internal makeover - one that leaves her stronger and more confident. With her new life and friends, she moves forward...happier than ever. Just as she begins to breathe easier, her past comes back to haunt her when she runs into Nathan, her abusive ex. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Because I Won't review

  • By Mark Mackey on 03-09-19

Great Story + Excellent Narration = Fabulous

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

Reviewed: 01-03-19

While this is listed as a Series, its a very loosely connected series and each book is really a stand alone. I listened to the first book in this series and I didn't care for the original narrator, however Riley Raye does an excellent job on this second book in the series and I hope that maybe the author will consider re-recording the first book with Riley doing the narration.
So a Great Story Plus Excellent Narration equals a Fabulous book.
Looking forward to the next installment.

  • Because I Can

  • By: Elaine Marie
  • Narrated by: Carly
  • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 23
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 22
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 22

Jenna is a victim of an attack on her college campus. After barely escaping, she manages to make her way to campus security. With the help of the security guard, the local police are called, but she soon learns no one will help her case, and the police and the college administration dismiss her accusation, leaving her feeling empty. Tired of the whispers and looks from her classmates and professors, she decides to take charge of the situation. Tired of being a victim, she's determined to take her life back.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Because I can

  • By ZOE R on 10-24-17

Not the right Narrator for this book

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

Reviewed: 01-02-19

The first half hour of the book the narrator was Yell-Talking at the listener at an Olympic pace. I'm an hour in, and at this point i have no clue what the female leads name is, or really who she is. The narrator's pacing is fast, and slowing it down made it worse. The elements of a good story are there, just a slower pace in the narration and to stop the yell-talking when the action picks up.

  • Good Girl

  • By: Jana Aston
  • Narrated by: Jason Clarke, Erin Mallon
  • Length: 6 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 696
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 654
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 653

I've always been a good girl. I work hard, I follow the rules, I always achieve my goals. But sometimes good girls want things that aren't good for them. Or someone who isn't good for them. Like their new boss. And sometimes they do very bad things to get his attention. Like sell their virginity in an auction. Who knew he'd be so very, very mad? Maybe this was not my best laid plan....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Jana’s writing is PURE GOLD

  • By Anonymous User on 07-04-18

Good Girls will LMAO

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

Reviewed: 12-27-18

This book is hysterical. I cannot recommend it enough- I was in a Holiday funk and this book brought me right out of it.

  • Blood Rose

  • In the Shadows, Book 8
  • By: P.T. Michelle
  • Narrated by: Lance Greenfield, Kirsten Leigh
  • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 37
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 34
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 34

Calder Blake lost everything: his mother, his father, his very identity. Until Cass, he didn’t believe he deserved to be a Blake, where family and loyalty always come first. But what if Cass can’t give Calder what he needs to move on from his broken past? Or worse, what if someone’s determined Cass will never get a chance to become a Blake?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book

  • By Amazon Customer on 11-03-18

Illegal adoption, isn't adoption- its trafficking

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

Reviewed: 12-23-18

So very disappointed with the authors choice of a human trafficking disguised as adoption plot for the conclusion of this book. Even more disturbing is the 'we're going o lie to her about the child about their origins in an effort to protect her' plot line. What utter crap. Everyone has a right to know who they are and where they come from. No one should make that decision for someone else.... NO ONE. The truth always has a way of coming out, and this short sighted plot line will lead to the obvious conclusion that when the child grows up, she'll find out that those closest to her all lied to her, her entire life about her origins... Nice Non-HEA.... forgiveness is not guaranteed. So those reading this, don't think for a second that this is OK? It isn't. In this plot line, the author had suddenly decided that the whole maternal side of this child's family don't matter. That its too messy to attempt to write this in a credible, legal, and morally correct way. Any respect I had for the author is lost now.

So to recap, Lets confront a few myths.
Just because you mean well, doesn't make an illegal action OK
Infertility, real or perceived doesn't entitled you to someone else's child .
And lastly, how convenient that the rest of this child's family suddenly doesn't matter because you want what you want, and you'll get it no matter what- and your wants and wishes go above anyone else.
Regrettably these myths live everyday in the real world, and this plot line just re-enforces these illegal, immoral adoption realities that happen everyday.

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  • Rescuing Mary

  • Delta Force Heroes, Book 9
  • By: Susan Stoker
  • Narrated by: Stella Bloom
  • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 255
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 224
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 225

Ford “Truck” Laughlin and Mary Weston have weathered their share of storms over the last couple years. Truck’s job, Mary’s health. His bossiness, her bitchiness. All while dancing around their intense attraction. Mary’s tried to push him away for his own good but Truck won’t let her give up…on herself or on them. Just when she decides they deserve a fair shot, disaster strikes. Truck has wanted Mary since the moment he saw her. The prickly woman pushes all his buttons and looks beyond his scarred exterior, something few women have managed.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Such a disappointment!!!

  • By Laurie on 10-31-18

Good book, except for the last chapter.

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

Reviewed: 10-24-18

One of my biggest pet peeves is when an author uses adoption as device to an HEA. As an adoptee and adoption reform activist, it pains me when I read outdated adoption mythologies recited in a romance book. First, adoption does not fix infertility. Its a means to grow a family, but the infertility will always be there. Its imperative that couples get couseling for infertility before seeking adoption- because the infertility is still there, it doesn't magically go away. Second, cutting corners in adoption is a kin to trafficking. Third, international adoption is not always whats best for a child. Many children are not truly orphans, and there is a lot of corruption in international adoption. Loosing ones culture, language, and home country are traumatizing- Adoptees carry a 4x higher risk than the population for Suicide, this is even higher in international adoptees per a Swedish study which found a significant increase over domestic adoptees which is 4x greater already. Fourth, please remove GOD and 'meant to be
' from the adoption narrative- In order for one family to be formed through adoption, one must first be destroyed. The basis of adoption is loss- and I wish that authors would treat it with the sensitivity that it deserves. It absolutely messes with the mind of an adoptee to hear that loosing your first family was 'god's will' or 'meant to be'. As well as the 'you need to show gratitude' for being adopted myth. The truth about adoption is this, adoptees fall into higher risk categories than their peers for: Suicide, Eating Disorders, Substance abuse, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health Issues, Increaed risk of harm or death living with non-related people, Depression, and a A shorter Life Span- while only making up 3% of the population. Adoption for an adoptee means you will have many increased risk factors, and it's a disadvantage. As an adoptee, the act of adoption erased my first identity- I was dropped into a life with strangers and told to 'blend'- babies are not blank slates, and mothers are not interchangeable without trauma. Adoption is very much like being in the witness protection program unwillingly, new identity, new name, new location, new parents, new birth certificate and so on. And lastly, adoption doesn't provide a "better life" it can only guarantee a "different life" - quality is a very subjective aspect and adoption cannot guarantee it- its a fallacy to state otherwise. - studies in fact show the opposite for adoptees (see above risk factors).
So please authors, please attempt to be more sensitive and treat adoption a modern updated way. I am speaking specifically to infant adoption and international adoption - not foster care.

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  • From Lukov with Love

  • By: Mariana Zapata
  • Narrated by: Callie Dalton, Teddy Hamilton
  • Length: 14 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,886
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,752
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,749

If someone were to ask Jasmine Santos to describe the last few years of her life with a single word, it would definitely be a four-letter one. After 17 years - and countless broken bones and broken promises - she knows her window to compete in figure skating is coming to a close. But when the offer of a lifetime comes in from an arrogant idiot she's spent the last decade dreaming about pushing in the way of a moving bus, Jasmine might have to reconsider everything. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • New Favorite MZ Slow Burn

  • By Brittany M on 05-13-18

Flawless duet narration

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

Reviewed: 10-13-18

Flawless duet narration from the master of the slow burn. Excellent overall book from MZ. A must not miss audio book.

  • Theirs to Keep

  • Tangled Hearts, Book 1
  • By: Maya Banks
  • Narrated by: Christian Fox
  • Length: 7 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 661
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 608
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 612

When Cade Walker and Merrick Sullivan find Elle hiding in the cabinet of a gun store, they know they can't just walk away from the fragile woman with no memory of who she is or who tried to kill her. Merrick is training for the title shot in the heavyweight division as a mixed martial artist and can't afford distractions, but neither can he turn his back on the woman who tugs at his heartstrings.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • WHAT????????????? It's over?

  • By Romance Lover on 11-19-13

Buyer beware, 1 of 3 in an unfinished series

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

Reviewed: 09-22-18

This would be a great series, if it wasn't just part 1 of a 3 part series that has never been written.
I stopped 2 hours in after I realized that parts 2 & 3 were never written. The original book was released in 2013, so in 2018 part 2 & part 3 hadn't been written, so its like a road to nowhere. Oh and there is a cliffhanger, so its really a frustrating road to nowhere- so save yourself.

  • A Broken Us

  • By: Amy Daws
  • Narrated by: Emma Lysy
  • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 122
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 115
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 115

The moment those words come out of the doctors mouth, I feel sick. So sick. The life I have dreamed of obliterated. And Brody. God, Brody. How will he look at me? How can he accept me? He'll know what I hid from him. He'll know everything. It's over. It's completely over. I can't tell him "I love Us" anymore. Even though I do. Even though it will kill me. I can't tell him anything. Everything is ruined. Pummeled. Broken. I have to leave him. I have to give up us. I know he'll come after me. I just have to do something to make him not want to.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • ✫✫ 4 Stars ✫✫

  • By Cyndi on 08-22-18

Not for me

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

Reviewed: 07-31-18

The main character whines so much, I just could not take it. Killed it an hour in.

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