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  • Paradox

  • FBI Thriller, Book 22
  • By: Catherine Coulter
  • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews, Renee Raudman
  • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 601
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 541
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 536

Chief Ty Christie of Willicott, Maryland, witnesses a murder at dawn from the deck of her cottage on Lake Massey. When dragging the lake, not only do the divers find the murder victim, they also discover dozens of bones. Even more shocking is the identification of a unique belt buckle found among the bones. Working together with Chief Christie, Savich and Sherlock soon discover a frightening connection between the bones and the escaped psychopath. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A grain of salt...or a tablespoon

  • By Kate on 08-02-18

nice installment in the series

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

Reviewed: 09-13-18

Nice installment in the FBI Thriller. I liked this one because it had Sherlock and Dillon as the main focus. They are usually in the books but just in a support role.

  • Tailspin

  • By: Sandra Brown
  • Narrated by: Victor Slezak
  • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 846
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 772
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 773

Rye Mallett, a fearless "freight dog" pilot charged with flying cargo to far-flung locations, is often rough-spoken and all business, but soft on regulations when they get in the way of meeting a deadline. But he does have a rock-solid reputation: He will fly in the foulest weather, day or night, and deliver the goods safely to their destination. So when Rye is asked to fly into a completely fogbound northern Georgia town and deliver a mysterious black box to a Dr. Lambert, he doesn't ask questions. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Victor Got His Groove

  • By Empress Karen on 08-08-18

a good tale from Mrs Brown

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

Reviewed: 09-10-18

I really enjoyed this story from Ms. Brown. For me her books are hit or miss. This one is a hit. I like the narrator; not sure what others mean when they say they do not like him. I think he is good.

the story is fast paced and lasts just a couple of days. Lots of action! worth a credit and listen.

  • Killdeer Trail

  • By: David R. Lewis
  • Narrated by: David R. Lewis
  • Length: 6 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 194
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 176
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 174

Thirteen people are dead from the savage poisoning of a church well at the zealous hands of a vengeful old woman. With warrants in hand for murder and flight to avoid prosecution, Ruben, Homer Poteet, and Marion Daniels take to the trail of Blanche Boggs. She has crossed the Mississippi River into the primitive wilds of Southern Illinois to return to her old home place. Back among friends and family, Blanche knows she is safe. She isn't. Nobody is on the Killdeer Trail.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Amazing story and performance, another brilliant work by the master

  • By Victor on 06-07-15

great story about the west

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

Reviewed: 08-31-18

Another great installment of the trail series.
This one is a slightly different. There is a need to go after someone but mostly this one gives more day to day glimpses to life on the trail. We get a little more of Little Bill and Miss Harmony and the town of Deer Run. We have more interesting characters through out the book. In all walks of life.

These are great books. I am listening to them and they are read by the author who does a fantastic job

  • Big Fish

  • By: Thomas Perry
  • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
  • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 26
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 24

Powerfully plotted and funny, Big Fish follows dangerous and mysterious Los Angeles entrepreneur Altmeyer, and his wife Rachel, whose quiet lives in the Hollywood hills are disrupted when a multi-million-dollar gunrunning deal goes bad. Under most circumstances, Altmeyer might be mildly amused by the audacity of the double-cross. But whoever cheated Altmeyer may also be planning to destroy the world. With so much at stake, Altmeyer and Rachel and their friend, super-agent to the stars Bucky Carmichael, set off on a perilous adventure in search of the identity of the Big Fish. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • love Thomas Perry

  • By Loy on 08-23-18

love Thomas Perry

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

Reviewed: 08-23-18

I was so glad to see that they made Thoms Perry's older books into Audiobooks. This was very good. you could tell it was a older novel. But is had all the elements of a good Thomas book! worth a listen if you are a Thomas Perry Fan. Joe Barrett did an excellent job.

  • Rescued

  • Andy Carpenter Mystery Series, Book 17
  • By: David Rosenfelt
  • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
  • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 406
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 377
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 373

Defense lawyer Andy Carpenter is reluctant to take on more cases. He’d rather spend his time working for his dog rescue organization. However, when a truck carrying more than 70 dogs from the South to the Northeast turns up with a murdered driver, Andy can’t help but get involved. Andy is eager to help the dogs, but it’s the man accused of murder who he has a problem defending. The accused happens to be his wife Laurie’s ex-fiance. Even though he acknowledges having argued with the victim, he swears that he is not a killer, and Andy has to admit he believes he's telling the truth. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • another winner

  • By kaye on 07-21-18

another great story !

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

Reviewed: 08-23-18

I love Andy Carpenter. He is a lawyer and a dog person. this book has all of the recurring characters. worth a credit and a reread!

  • Mrs. Pollifax on the China Station

  • By: Dorothy Gilman
  • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
  • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,202
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,077
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,079

Posing as a tourist, Emily makes her way to China with the job of protecting a CIA treasure.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Delightful!

  • By Nancy J on 07-13-13

great book

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

Reviewed: 07-31-18

another wonderful installment in the Mrs Pollifax series. These are written in the 70 and are timeless.
this time She is off to China to help Mr X escape.

this one was one of the best in the series.

  • The Late Show

  • By: Michael Connelly
  • Narrated by: Katherine Moennig
  • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,261
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 7,601
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,565

Renée Ballard works the night shift in Hollywood, beginning many investigations but finishing none, as each morning she turns her cases over to day shift detectives. A once up-and-coming detective, she's been given this beat as punishment after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor. But one night she catches two cases she doesn't want to part with: the brutal beating of a prostitute left for dead in a parking lot and the killing of a young woman in a nightclub shooting. Ballard is determined not to give up at dawn.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Noooooooooooooooooo!

  • By H. Jamieson on 08-12-17

good

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

Reviewed: 07-31-18

This took a long time to read-- I misplaced the book for a couple of months. I had to start over and figure it all out. It was good that happened. I enjoyed it more .
this is a new Character for Connelly and that always is a learning curve. Lots we do not know.

I will keep on this series but I love everything this guy writes and LOVE Harry and Micky

I hope to see them in these books

  • Agent in Place

  • By: Mark Greaney
  • Narrated by: Jay Snyder
  • Length: 16 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 5,229
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 4,909
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,883

Fresh off his first mission back with the CIA, Court Gentry secures what seems like a cut-and-dried contract job: A group of expats in Paris hires him to kidnap the mistress of Syrian dictator Ahmed Azzam to get intel that could destabilize Azzam's regime. Court delivers Bianca Medina to the rebels, but his job doesn't end there. She soon reveals that she has given birth to a son, the only heir to Azzam's rule - and a potent threat to the Syrian president's powerful wife. Now, to get Bianca's cooperation, Court must bring her son out of Syria alive.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Another intense Gray Man/Court Gentry novel!

  • By Wayne on 02-21-18

the gray man is back

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

Reviewed: 07-24-18

this is another good book about the Gray man. He is at it again. this time he is trying to right, rescuing a baby from Syria.
LOTS of action. Court does a few amazing things which are "superhuman" but he is the Gray man after all. He is very lucky several times but he is the Gray man! I have listened to all of the books in the series. They are wonderful to just great.
worth a credit. waiting on the next one

  • Ogallala Trail

  • By: David R. Lewis
  • Narrated by: David R. Lewis
  • Length: 5 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 206
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 179
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 181

Once again, Marshal Marion Daniels calls on Ruben Beeler for help in righting a terrible wrong. Cecil Man-Bear, one of Marion's old friends, has been crippled, his wife killed, and his daughter stolen by a half-breed. Marion and Ruben take to a trail that leads them far into the Sioux reservation of the Dakota Territory in pursuit of a man called Kills-Many and his band of renegades.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • good story telling

  • By charby on 04-25-16

another great story about the west

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-13-18

I love this series by David R Lewis. they are read by the author and are just spectacular. the stories the proformance

I am tying not to listen to them too fast. !

  • Presumed Dead

  • By: Mason Cross
  • Narrated by: Eric Meyers
  • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 33
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 30

Fifteen years ago, an unidentified killer terrorised Northern Georgia, killing hikers with two shots from a pistol before disposing of the bodies along the remote trails and in the rivers in the vicinity of Blood Mountain. The killer was never brought to justice. Now, Carter Blake has returned home for the first time in many years. The visit stirs old memories, including a girl from school who vanished without a trace.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • One of my FAVORITE series...

  • By shelley on 07-05-18

Carter Blake

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

Reviewed: 07-12-18

I have listened to all of Mason Cross' Carter Blake books. They have all been excellent. I bought this because of this.
I must say this was good. But not as wonderful as his others. Now I did listen it in three days as I was driving. But is kept going on and on. I did not feel like I was getting anywhere. I will buy the next one. and as I have said this was good. But his others are great.