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  • Veiled Innocence

  • By: Ella Frank
  • Narrated by: Chelsea Hatfield, J.F. Harding
  • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 143
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 132
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 133

Time. That's all I have now. A small room, a photograph, and time. They want me to trust them and confess my sins. They told me they wouldn't judge me - they lied. I thought we could convince the world that this wasn't a crime. We were wrong. Time doesn't stand still. The clock keeps ticking, the world is unconvinced, and now… Now he is gone.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Enlightening point of view

  • By Mishawn on 09-16-14

Now this is a love story to remember♡

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

Reviewed: 03-27-19

I will admit I was a little skeptical at first about this story. The flipping back and forth took some getting used to but I have to say I am so happy I got passed that because I am not disappointed at all! It was perfect. The back and forth kept me curious and on edge waiting to find out what happens! FIVE stars☆☆☆☆☆ This was a great story!

  • Ruthless People

  • By: J. J. McAvoy
  • Narrated by: Joel Froomkin
  • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 635
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 590
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 594

To the outside world, they look like American royalty, giving to charities, feeding the homeless, and rebuilding the city. But behind closed doors is a constant battle for dominance between two bosses, cultures, and hearts. Ruthless People is a romantic crime fiction set in modern day Chicago and follows the life and marriage of Melody Giovanni and Liam Callahan - rivals by blood and leaders through fear.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A mafia Bonnie and Clyde to die for.

  • By CharlesRandr24 on 11-02-15

SIMPLY RUTHLESS and I LOVE IT♡

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

Reviewed: 02-20-19

Love love loved this book!!! Mel has to be one of my all time favorite female characters in a book! She's a total badass. Her and Liam were made for each other. The angst in this book is of the charts! I'm a sucker for a mafia romance and this one blew the rest out of the water! FIVE STARS all around. I'd give it more if that was an option♡

  • Dragon Marked

  • By: Jaymin Eve
  • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
  • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,357
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,178
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,184

Revised edition: This edition of Dragon Marked includes editorial revisions.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Fun Read

  • By S. Shelton on 08-13-16

FOUR STARS☆☆☆☆

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

Reviewed: 01-06-19

It took me a little time to finish this book because I was on vacation and spending some time with family. But I must say I really enjoyed it. It's very different from other paranormal/fantasy stories I've read. There are many different characters. It's not based on one particular race. I liked that a lot :) and the quads.. well SWOOOON♡ I love a book that has a strong female that is also overly protected by strong male leads. The love and devotion the Compass brothers have for Jess is sweet and kept me hooked. I'm excited to see what's next and ready to start book two. There are also funny moments. I'm a sucker for a book that mentions "throat punching" lol.
My reviews are ALWAYS based on storyline. To me a good book doesn't have to be perfect I just want to enjoy the story. Laughing is a plus, which I did quite a few times. All and all I give this storyline ☆☆☆☆ I'm starting the next book today!

  • Destined Hearts

  • A Stolen Melody Duet
  • By: K.K. Allen
  • Narrated by: Lynn Barrington, John Masterson
  • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 57
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 48
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 48

Lyric Cassidy is off the tour, lost as to what her next career move will be, and certain that she'll never love again after Wolf. All because of a social media scandal that left her with no choice but to pack up and face the consequences. When she learns that the fate of her career is in her hands, she has a difficult decision to make. Step back on the tour bus with Wolf and deal with the mess she left behind, or end her contract early and lose her job at Perform Live?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Well done!

  • By Mommarachel1 on 03-11-18

WOLF & LYRIC = Relationship goals!!!

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

Reviewed: 12-26-18

I can't say it enough really!! I am IN LOVE with these books♡ They are so REAL! The author hit the ball out of the park with this one!!

  • Dangerous Hearts

  • By: K.K. Allen
  • Narrated by: Lynn Barrington, John Masterson
  • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 57
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 50
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 50

His heart beats for the music. She's his favorite song. Lyric Cassidy knows a thing or two about bad boy rock stars with raspy vocals. In fact, her heart was just played by one. So when she takes an assignment as road manager for the world famous rock star, Wolf, she's prepared to take him on, full suit of heart-armor intact. Wolf is the sexy lead singer for the hottest rock band around with a line-up of guaranteed one night stands. Lyric Cassidy isn't one of them. That's fine with him.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I LOVED.. LOVED.. LOVED EVERY SINGLE SECOND

  • By 🔹🔹🔹CAROLYN 🔹🔹🔹 on 01-13-18

REFRESHING LOVE STORY!!

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

Reviewed: 12-26-18

The word I came up with while reading this story is very simple. But simple in the BEST WAY.
REFRESHING!! That's the first thought I had when I finished this book!!

**I finished this in ONE DAY by the way. I couldn't put it down!!!**

This is a NORMAL LOVE STORY! **NORMAL AND REFRESHING** Those words seem so plain but in reality they mean SO MUCH!! The normalcy, the flow, the writing. Is what makes this story so incredible. It's so realistic. they are two people that fell in love in such a normal way, at such a normal pace. That is what made this story so great in my opinion. It was refreshing to read (or listen in my case) a story that seemed so realistic. There wasn't a major big twist that made me roll my eyes and think "Yeah, that would never happen in real life."
Don't get me wrong. I love a romance full of twists and turns and outrageous storylines because they are entertaining. But this story just seemed so natural and it was great to read something so realistic.

I have quickly moved K.K. Allen to my top 10 favorite authors list. I can't wait to read more from her. Her writing is genuine, realistic and beautiful. I could really feel the love growing between the characters, the trust building and their hearts breaking!

FIVE GREAT BIG STARS!! This is a MUST READ for romance lovers.

  • The Darkest Star

  • Origin Series, Book 1
  • By: Jennifer L. Armentrout
  • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
  • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 181
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 167
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 167

Seventeen-year-old Evie Dasher knows firsthand the devastating consequences of humanity's war with the aliens. When she's caught up in a raid at a notorious club known as one of the few places where humans and the surviving Luxen can mingle freely, she meets Luc, an unnaturally beautiful guy she initially assumes is a Luxen...but is in fact something much more powerful. Her growing attraction for Luc will lead her deeper and deeper into a world she'd only heard about, a world where everything she thought she knew will be turned on its head.... 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This was beyond amazing in typical JLA style

  • By Maria Naydenova on 10-30-18

Not so patiently waiting for book two :)

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

Reviewed: 11-21-18

Another 5 stars for our dear JLA. I've truly missed the LUX world and I'm so excited there will be more to come.
I love Luc!! He's funny and sarcastic, which always makes for a fantastic character.
I was a little worried about the twist. I mean... how the heck and why?? But JLA truly did well and made it believable (for a paranormal storyline of course).

Can not wait to read what's next. My mind is spinning with the possibilities. The door is wide open for this to go in so many directions :) Ready for more twists, turns and surprises!!!

  • Sweet Cheeks

  • By: K. Bromberg
  • Narrated by: Andi Arndt, Sebastian York
  • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,188
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 2,987
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,973

Enter Hayes Whitley. Mega-movie star. The man who has captured the hearts of millions. But I gave him mine years ago. He was my first love. He was my everything. Right until he up and left to chase his dreams without so much as a simple goodbye. When he showed up out of the blue 10 years later, I should have known to steer clear. I should have rejected his offer to take me to my ex's wedding and told him he was crazy when he suggested we act like a couple to show my ex, it's true, I could do better than him.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • SO SWEET, FUNNY AND HOT!!!

  • By I HATE THIS NEW LOOK on 11-15-16

SWOOOOOON!!!!

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

Reviewed: 11-09-18

SWOOOOON!!!!
The back and forth.
The social media fun!
The swoon worthy characters!!
I laughed, I cried, I fist pumped lol!!
LOVE this book and I have no idea why it took me so long to get my hands on it!

Fanfreakingtastic!

Round of applause!!

  • Hate Notes

  • By: Vi Keeland, Penelope Ward
  • Narrated by: Sebastian York, Lynn Barrington
  • Length: 8 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,722
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,316
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,307

It all started with a mysterious blue note sewn into a wedding dress. Something blue. I’d gone to sell my own unworn bridal gown at a vintage clothing store. That’s when I found another bride’s “something old.” Stitched into the lining of a fabulously feathered design was the loveliest message I’d ever read: Thank you for making all of my dreams come true. The name embossed on the blue stationery: Reed Eastwood, obviously the most romantic man who ever lived. I also discovered he’s the most gorgeous. If only my true-love fantasies had stopped there.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • THIS IS MY LOVE NOTE..

  • By 🔹🔹🔹CAROLYN 🔹🔹🔹 on 11-09-18

Laughed, teared up, LOVED♡

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

Reviewed: 11-08-18

I started listening to this book on audible this morning and could not stop!

I listened at work (& got so annoyed when I was interrupted and had to turn it off lol)

I listened going down the road.

I even listened in the shower with my bluetooth speaker ;)

There were a few times that I literally burst out laughing so hard that tears sprang into my eyes, NO JOKE.

Vi Keeland and Penelope Ward are ONE CLICKS for me. Normally, after I finish a series and don't have another one lined up I automatically go for one of their books. There are maybe 4 authors that at one click and these two ladies are 2 of them.

I love every single Character.
Love the back and forth banter.

Just overall a great listen for me♡

☆☆☆☆☆
Five Stars!!!!

  • Royally Matched

  • The Royals Trilogy, Book 2
  • By: Emma Chase
  • Narrated by: Shane East, Andi Arndt
  • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,630
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,521
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,526

Some men are born responsible; some men have responsibility thrust upon them. Henry John Edgar Thomas Pembrook, Prince of Wessco, just got the motherlode of all responsibility dumped in his regal lap. He’s not handling it well. Hoping to help her grandson rise to the occasion, Queen Lenora agrees to give him "space" - but while the Queen's away, the Prince will play. After a chance meeting with an American television producer, Henry finally makes a decision all on his own: Welcome to Matched: Royal Edition.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Oh! Henry!

  • By TracyVin on 03-19-17

WOW

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

Reviewed: 08-24-18

Absolutely BEAUTIFUL LOVE STORY!
I thought it would be a good normal love story but let me just say this love story was beautiful. I laughed A LOT and I swooned and cried even more. So impressed♡ and pleasantly surprised.
Great job Emma Chase.
and Shane East and Andi Arndt are two of my favorite narrators they did perfect as always!