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  • Home Coming

  • The Survivalist Series, Book 10
  • By: A. American
  • Narrated by: Duke Fontaine
  • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 639
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 616
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 614

It’s been a long hard ride for Morgan and everyone. Just when things were starting to look up, the park was attacked, and they lost Bobbie. Danny’s physical wounds were nothing like the emotional loss of Bobbie. It was hard on Mel as well, and the rest of the group also felt the loss. With the attacks on the community becoming a greater threat, they must be dealt with. These attacks must end. But what can the group do against an army with artillery?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • hurry up on 11

  • By jordan d. on 11-16-18

Is this the end?

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

Reviewed: 12-09-18

Thoroughly enjoyed this entire series. Between the action scenes are interesting tips on survival - that for this book, included a native tree used for tea (and has caffeine). Each of the books provided tips that I found fascinating - my favorites included how to process and cook kudzu and what part of an alligator to cook. The characters though, are what really make the story interesting although in this book, I thought the introduction of new characters from a cattle ranch seemed odd. As a retired military guy, I thought the interactions between "Sarge" and his men were very realistic. Insulting each other mercilessly was part of how we communicated with each other on a daily basis. Overall, if this is the last book in the series, I feel like it was a good way to end it but still hope for more.

  • Shot Down

  • The True Story of Pilot Howard Snyder and the Crew of the B-17 Susan Ruth
  • By: Steve Snyder
  • Narrated by: Richard Rieman
  • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 67
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 65
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 64

For the first time, the full and complete story of the B-17 Flying Fortress Susan Ruth is shared in unbelievable detail. Author Steve Snyder's story of his father, Lieutenant Howard Snyder, and the Susan Ruth crew, provides in-depth details about many aspects of World War II few understand or know about.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • A Great Story Diminished by Audible

  • By Michael Richards on 05-25-17

Historically Fascinating

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

Reviewed: 11-09-18

As someone fascinated with WW2 and B17s, I found this story to be an amazingly well researched book. It combines personal letters and interviews with historical events that enriched the story of the authors father. The personal letters added a dimension to the book often missing from text books.

  • Imperator

  • Galaxy's Edge Series
  • By: Jason Anspach, Nick Cole
  • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
  • Length: 10 hrs and 7 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,096
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,040
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,034

As a crumbling Galactic Republic falls to the relentless assault of a merciless foe, so begins the rise of an enigmatic emperor intent on saving a corrupt galaxy-spanning civilization from itself…and from something much darker that lies beyond the reaches of the known. Just as the reins of power fall into his iron-fisted grasp, an assassination attempt by a hidden cabal within his own inner circle jeopardizes every plan he has set in motion for his Dark Legion, his Imperial Navy, and his ultimate conquest of the stars. But the assassins have no idea who they're actually dealing with.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • love galaxys edge

  • By nicolas palacios on 10-25-18

Trippin on shrooms

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

Reviewed: 10-21-18

This whole book is nothing more than a drugged out flashback mixed with memories. Not sure if this series is getting worse but the last two books were really disappointing compared to the first book. I'm stopping here and moving on to another series of books.

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  • Crash Dive, Omnibus: Books 4-6

  • By: Craig DiLouie
  • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
  • Length: 14 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 60
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 60
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 60

Crash Dive, Book 4 - Contact: Still reeling from the hellish battle in the Japan Sea, Lt. Commander Charlie Harrison returns from Prospective Commanding Officer School. Crash Dive, Book 5 - Hara-Kiri: Charlie Harrison finally achieves his dream of commanding the Sandtiger, leading her able crew on a war patrol to the Philippines in September 1944. Crash Dive, Book 6 - Over the Hill: In this final, powerful episode in the popular Crash Dive series, the war to which Lt. Commander Charlie Harrison has sacrificed everything will demand far more. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic Novel

  • By Cisco Helper on 11-12-18

Amazing fictional WW2 Story

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

Reviewed: 10-10-18

Get the entire series. This was worth every cent. Intense performance by the great RC Bray makes this edge of your seat story of submarine - ers in action one of the best audio books available.

  • Yellowstone: Inferno: A Post-Apocalyptic Survival Thriller

  • The Yellowstone Series, Book 2
  • By: Bobby Akart
  • Narrated by: Chris Abernathy
  • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 280
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 262
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 260

The Yellowstone Series, a new disaster thriller from critically acclaimed author Bobby Akart, takes the listener on a thrill ride as a cataclysmic event of extinction-level proportions ticks away like a time bomb, awaiting its moment. Millions of people visit the Yellowstone National Park every year, blissfully unaware they are on top of the greatest killer man has ever known - the Yellowstone supervolcano. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Yellowstone Inferno

  • By Kindle Customer on 10-21-18

Kinda Dissatisfied

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

Reviewed: 10-03-18

I'm normally a huge fan but for some reason, I found the characters really annoying. The volcano information was very informative and some of the action scenes were interesting but the characters are killing it for me.

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  • Mavericks

  • Expeditionary Force, Book 6
  • By: Craig Alanson
  • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
  • Length: 17 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,718
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 11,088
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,056

The remnants of the Expeditionary Force stranded on the alien-controlled planet "Paradise" get a chance to prove themselves, in a simple off-world training mission with a ship full of teenage alien cadets. When the mission goes horribly wrong and the survival of everyone on Paradise is at risk, the Merry Band of Pirates may have to come to the rescue. Unless they get killed first.... 

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Trouble on Paradise pt. II

  • By Kurtis Karr on 09-27-18

Exforce Forever

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

Reviewed: 10-01-18

Endless action and humor. The story continues with more Skippy antics. Just wish that the other books were written as you're always left asking for more.

  • David and Goliath

  • Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
  • By: Malcolm Gladwell
  • Narrated by: Malcolm Gladwell
  • Length: 7 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14,432
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,665
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,654

In David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell challenges how we think about obstacles and disadvantages, offering a new interpretation of what it means to be discriminated against, or cope with a disability, or lose a parent, or attend a mediocre school, or suffer from any number of other apparent setbacks. Gladwell begins with the real story of what happened between the giant and the shepherd boy those many years ago.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The Art of (Unconventional) War

  • By Cynthia on 10-04-13

From cancer to civil rights

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

Reviewed: 09-22-18

A nice blend of anecdotal stories, studies, and the authors perspectives on how disadvantages can be advantages.

  • Wastelands

  • Stories of the Apocalypse
  • By: John Joseph Adams
  • Narrated by: Susan Hanfield, J. Paul Boehmer, Gabrielle de Cuir, and others
  • Length: 16 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 185
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 169
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 170

From the Book of Revelation to The Road Warrior, from A Canticle for Leibowitz to The Road, storytellers have long imagined the end of the world, weaving eschatological tales of catastrophe, chaos, and calamity. In doing so, these visionary authors have addressed one of the most challenging and enduring themes of imaginative fiction: The nature of life in the aftermath of total societal collapse.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Collections are hit and miss.

  • By Kindle Customer on 01-21-15

A Collection of boring stories

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

Reviewed: 09-19-18

Had to force myself to finish this book. Each of the stories were meh at best and sleepers at worst.

  • Children of Time

  • By: Adrian Tchaikovsky
  • Narrated by: Mel Hudson
  • Length: 16 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17,657
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16,456
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16,430

Adrian Tchaikovksy's critically acclaimed stand-alone novel Children of Time is the epic story of humanity's battle for survival on a terraformed planet. Who will inherit this new Earth? The last remnants of the human race left a dying Earth, desperate to find a new home among the stars. Following in the footsteps of their ancestors, they discover the greatest treasure of the past age - a world terraformed and prepared for human life. But all is not right in this new Eden.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fascinating Premise Within an Excellent Story

  • By Kurt Schwoppe on 07-30-17

Spiders. Eeeewwww

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

Reviewed: 09-05-18

An original story with a great twist at the ending. Although I hate the idea of giant spiders taking over a planet the author artfully makes you empathize with them. It's weird thinking that spiders can do what's described but it was entertaining nonetheless. The performance was impressive. Especially loved how the mad scientist was portrayed.

  • Spymaster

  • By: Brad Thor
  • Narrated by: Armand Schultz
  • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,663
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,468
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,451

Across Europe, a secret organization has begun attacking diplomats. Back in the United States, a foreign ally demands the identity of a highly placed covert asset. In the balance hang the ingredients for all-out war.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Thor’s on top

  • By David Ginaitis on 07-03-18

Cliffhanger - ugh

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

Reviewed: 07-09-18

Another action packed story! Thoroughly enjoyed all the "Scott Harvath" books and this was no exception. I hope the next book comes out quickly so we can find out what happens...

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