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  • Over Raging Tides

  • Lady Pirates, Book 1
  • By: Jennifer Ellision
  • Narrated by: Victoria Boulton
  • Length: 4 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 8
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 8

The pirate crew of the Lady Luck lives by many rules, but chief among them is this: they do not allow men on board. That’s a rule that quartermaster Grace Porter is willing to break when a shipwrecked young nobleman offers her information of an omniscient map, stolen from his warship by an enemy vessel. Until now, the map was only the stuff of legend…but with its help, Grace may finally be able to hunt down the Mordgris, the sea monsters who stole her mother away from her. Unfortunately, some members of her crew have other plans...  

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Lady Pirates

  • By CuteAsADaisy on 12-13-18

Great book!

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

Reviewed: 12-12-18

It is a little short but still a lot of fun. Wonderful writing and believable characters.

  • What Doesn't Kill You

  • A Suspenseful Urban Fantasy for Magic Fans (Twisted, Book 1)
  • By: Jo Ho
  • Narrated by: Allyson Voller
  • Length: 2 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 22
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 21

When Marley moves into her dorm at Blackville University, she has classes to sign up for, parties to attend, and an over-protective father to avoid, who, as luck would have it, has just been hired at BU as its newest history professor. After a disastrous night out ends with Marley, her roommate, and two others thrown together for the first time, something happens that no one expected. Something magical. And suddenly they discover they each have been gifted with strange new powers - but why?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wow!

  • By Mandy Buffington on 12-18-18

Interesting concept

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

Reviewed: 11-01-18

This book was like reading a pilot episode for a tv show. Which I think the author was going for. It isn’t a completed story with a beginning, middle, and end, but it isn’t bad either. It sort of leaves you hanging at the end but not in a horrible cliffhanger way. I think this story would work better on screen as I had a little trouble telling them apart (other than Eve).

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Viridian Gate Online: Cataclysm

  • The Viridian Gate Archives, Book 1
  • By: J. A. Hunter
  • Narrated by: Armen Taylor
  • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,728
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,627
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,628

An extinction-level asteroid, 213 Astraea, is cannonballing toward Earth. Collision, imminent. An international team of scientists is working around the clock to avert the cataclysm - few are optimistic. World governments are preparing for impact with deep earth bio-dome bunkers, but only a select few lottery winners will be saved. Jack Mitchel, a 32-year-old EMT living in a tiny studio apartment on the west coast, isn't one of those winners.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • There's some potential here, but far from perfect

  • By Irshad Karim on 05-04-17

Great WoW clone!

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

Reviewed: 09-18-18

If you ever played World of Warcraft you will fall right into this great litrpg. It has spells, adventure, loot and a whole lot more! Better than a lot of litrpgs I’ve read lately!!

  • Hush

  • Book Two of the Dragon Apocalypse
  • By: James Maxey
  • Narrated by: Jake Urry
  • Length: 12 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 14

The invulnerable, super-strong warrior, Infidel, has a secret: she's lost her magical powers right at the moment when she needs them most. To keep a promise to a fallen friend, she must journey to the frozen wastelands of the north. Her quest leads her through the abstract realms of the Sea of Wine, where she uncovers a conspiracy that threatens all life. Hush, the primal dragon of cold, has formed an alliance with the ghost of a vengeful witch to murder Glorious, the dragon of the sun, plunging the world into an unending winter night.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • loved it.

  • By Jack on 01-31-18

Even better than the first

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

Reviewed: 09-11-18

What a great sequel to the first book! The narrator is perfect as always and really brings the story to life. Stagger is was less creepy in this book and I am glad I continued with the series.

  • Where a Spaceship Goes to Die

  • An Antigravel Short Story
  • By: George Saoulidis
  • Narrated by: Luke Rounda
  • Length: 33 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 35
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 34
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 34

When a scavenger captain offers her an unusual job in the middle of nowhere, Delphine accepts and tags along. But will she manage to get the treasure they're looking for when she has to operate a seadrone all by herself? When the treasure is buried in a spaceship graveyard two miles under water? And when the challenges she faces go beyond her wildest fears? This story was inspired by Point Nemo, a place located as far away from land as possible where spaceships go to die. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This really needs to become a full length novel!

  • By jstep on 08-30-18

Interesting start

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

Reviewed: 08-28-18

I liked the writing and the story. Even though it had chapters, I feel like the whole thing is the first chapter in a larger story. It doesn’t really have a beginning, middle, and end. All and all, I liked it and wished it was more complete.

I got a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review

  • Awakened by Grace

  • Divine Fate Trilogy, Book 3
  • By: Alicia Rades
  • Narrated by: Natalie Naudus
  • Length: 5 hrs and 47 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 a victory that came at too high of a cost, Ryn's sacrifices have paid off. Ryn has awakened Grace, the Davina who's prophesied to save them all, but she's not what Ryn expected. From the start, Ryn knows Grace is keeping secrets. But it's worse than she originally feared, for Grace is hiding something that could mean the end of the world.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Perfect Series Ending

  • By Michelle Titherington VanDaley on 07-31-18

Great end to a wonderful series!

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

Reviewed: 07-31-18

Each one of the grace books is as good as the next. It is the kind of story you can read out of order without getting lost, but reading all the books only enhances the character development.

My favorite part about the books is that it isn’t a Christian-based angel story. I like how the author came up with something new and engaging.

I only wish there were more books on the horizon. 😉



1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Last Runner

  • The Runners of Abra Series, Book 1
  • By: Shaun Stevenson
  • Narrated by: LC Kane
  • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11

When Eric was only 13, he was taken from his family and the peaceful rice fields on the island of Jedros to become a Runner. Roaming the five islands of Abra, Runners are tasked with jobs - jobs they must see to the end. Either finish the job or die. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Great Story

  • By Cindy on 07-06-18

Great new world!

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

Reviewed: 07-25-18

I loved the concept of the runners and the gems but the story left me with a lot of unanswered questions. I am guessing the next book(s) will go over that stuff. Fingers crossed. I could have done without the talking horses, but the rest of the book was action-packed fun!

  • Raven's Sight: A Victorian Paranormal Mystery

  • Raven's Shadows Series, Book 1
  • By: R. L. Weeks
  • Narrated by: Jodie Hollie-Anne
  • Length: 4 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29

Raven looks out over the small town of Cogsworth and imagines a life beyond her grandmother's mansion. But Raven holds a dark secret that prevents her from leaving. Now an orphan, Raven must do her best to hide her gifts of sight if she's to survive the cruel Victorian society. However, when a ghost of a child comes to her for help, Raven finds herself in the gas-lit streets of London, on the trail of a female serial killer. As she tries to solve the string of murders, she realizes that the murders are almost identical to those from a case left unsolved years before she was born. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Well written and creative

  • By Claire on 08-08-18

Fun story

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

Reviewed: 07-18-18

I liked the writing and the characters. It is a fun ghost mystery. A lot of the plot was predictable but it didn’t take away from it too much. The second half was rushed and over explained everything. That being said, I still give it a solid 4 stars.

Great read.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Rise of the Forgotten

  • The Forgotten Chronicles, Book 2
  • By: Jason J. Nugent
  • Narrated by: Paul Jenkins
  • Length: 6 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 12

A whole new world he never knew existed forces Eron to make the most difficult decision in his life: Join the barbaric Anastasian Defense Force and fight the Forgotten, or side with Timo and the creatures he was raised to hate. His decision will change the course of Anastasian life.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Good action packed adventure.

  • By cosmitron on 05-03-18

Great world!

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

Reviewed: 07-04-18

At first I was confused because I didn’t read the first book (didn’t realize it was part of a series). Eventually it started to come together.

Good writing. Really loved the grim world and characters. I would recommend listening to the first book for a better understanding.

  • The Last Page

  • By: Richard Fierce
  • Narrated by: Kevin E. Green
  • Length: 1 hr and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 11

If you are reading this, my successor, then you have destroyed me and taken the power that was mine. Rejoice, my destroyer. You have the lore that you have been looking for, and now you can begin to implement your dream of how the world, how the story, should be.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A great intro for a new world

  • By Ray Johnson on 02-17-18

Interesting idea

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

Reviewed: 06-22-18

I loved the style of writing and concept. The story seemed rushed and there wasn’t much for character development. I think this would be better as a novel rather than a short story.

All and all I enjoyed it.

The narrator was good but slow. I had to listen to it on a faster speed.