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  • Uprooted

  • By: Naomi Novik
  • Narrated by: Julia Emelin
  • Length: 17 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,009
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 3,758
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,740

Agnieszka loves her valley home, her quiet village, the forests and the bright shining river. But the corrupted Wood stands on the border, full of malevolent power, and its shadow lies over her life. Her people rely on the cold, driven wizard known only as the Dragon to keep its powers at bay. But he demands a terrible price for his help: one young woman handed over to serve him for 10 years, a fate almost as terrible as falling to the Wood.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Fairy Tale for Grown-Ups (With Terrifying Trees)

  • By Dave on 09-08-16

THE NARRATOR IS TERRIBLE!

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

Reviewed: 08-11-18

I loved the story but the narration was awful. When "back" becomes "bek" it's time to throw in the towel. I am getting my credit back!

  • The Stone Man

  • A Science Fiction Horror Novel
  • By: Luke Smitherd
  • Narrated by: Matt Addis
  • Length: 14 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,398
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,284
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 2,279

Nobody knew where it came from. Nobody knew why it came. When an eight-foot-tall man made of stone appears in the middle of a busy city center one July afternoon, two-bit (and antisocial) reporter Andy Pointer assumes it's just a publicity stunt. Indeed, so does everyone else...until the Stone Man begins to walk, heading silently through the wall of the nearest building, flattening it, and killing several people inside as a result.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Totally Original Story of Horror and Courage

  • By JoanneG on 11-04-15

Great Story!

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

Reviewed: 07-05-18

Although I didn’t like the “leave me in suspense crap ending I thought the story was well written.


  • A Higher Loyalty

  • Truth, Lies, and Leadership
  • By: James Comey
  • Narrated by: James Comey
  • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 21,461
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 19,577
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 19,490

In his audiobook, A Higher Loyalty, former FBI director James Comey shares his never-before-told experiences from some of the highest stakes situations of his career in the past two decades of American government, exploring what good, ethical leadership looks like and how it drives sound decisions. His journey provides an unprecedented entry into the corridors of powe, and a remarkable lesson in what makes an effective leader.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • More Than Trump: All Comey's Life/Working Years--

  • By Gillian on 04-17-18

At last - A man of integrity!

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

Reviewed: 04-21-18

I believe him. He is an imperfect, honorable man dealing with a evil snake president.

0 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • The Memory Watcher

  • By: Minka Kent
  • Narrated by: Sally Vahle, Morgan Laure
  • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 3,644
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,342
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 3,332

When Autumn Carpenter stumbles upon the social media account of the family who adopted her infant daughter years ago, she finds herself instantly drawn into their picture-perfect existence. From behind a computer screen, Autumn watches Grace's every memory, from birthdays to holidays to bedtime snuggles. But what starts as an innocent fascination soon spirals into an addictive obsession that comes to a screeching halt the day the McMullen family closes their Instaface account.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Webs within webs, within a large web...

  • By JK907 on 05-03-17

Really enjoyed the twists and turns

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

Reviewed: 11-22-17

I loved the story. I hate reviewing but I really like the way the writer tells the story.

  • A Sin and a Shame

  • By: Victoria Christopher Murray
  • Narrated by: Monalisa Wilson
  • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 120
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 85
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 85

Since failing to break up her best friend's marriage and fleeing Los Angeles, Jasmine is a changed woman and a Christian. She vows to attend church every Sunday, swears off married men, and begins her search for the soul mate she is sure God has on hold for her. Now living in the Big Apple, she has shed 25 pounds, shaved 10 years off her age, and filled her expensive apartment with designer clothes, all to begin her man-finding mission.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Don't Waste Your Credits

  • By Scottie in TX on 01-08-07

Loved the story - hated the narration!

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

Reviewed: 09-12-17

The narrator was horrible! She shouldn't be let near a book. The other books were beautifully narrated with laugh out loud inflections and warmth. This was a good story ruined by poor narration.

  • What Doesn't Kill You

  • By: Virginia DeBerry, Donna Grant
  • Narrated by: Virginia DeBerry and Donna Grant
  • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 53
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 38
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 38

What Doesn't Kill You is the story of how Thomasina Hodges, a.k.a. Tee, loses her job and finds herself. Tee's evolution after her sudden and unexpected outplacement, is loosely based on the stages of grief - denial, anger, bargaining, depression, acceptance, relinquishing, readjusting, and reinvesting. For Tee, losing her job is like a death, but with time, and some bumps, bruises and a new attitude, she comes out on the other side, having reassessed what's important in her life.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Girl friend kind of book

  • By donna on 08-03-18

I love everything they write!

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

Reviewed: 08-27-17

I have read every single book and I need more! Please continue to write and publish these wonderful stories that make me forget to do my work because I'm totally immersed in your worlds.

  • Lights Out

  • A Cyberattack, a Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath
  • By: Ted Koppel
  • Narrated by: Ted Koppel
  • Length: 8 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,373
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,275
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,273

Imagine a blackout lasting not days but weeks or months. Tens of millions of people over several states are affected. For those without access to generators, there is no running water, no sewage, no refrigeration or light. Food and medical supplies are dwindling. Devices we rely on have gone dark. Banks no longer function, looting is widespread, and law and order are being tested as never before.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good read that isn't fear mongering

  • By Elliott McNair on 01-01-16

Ted Koppel's Voice is so boring!

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

Reviewed: 10-22-16

Great content - horrible narration. Koppel's voice is so bland and monotone that it's painful! Authors should not read their own work.

0 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Mark of Evil

  • By: Tim LaHaye, Craig Parshall
  • Narrated by: Daniel Butler
  • Length: 13 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 263
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 240
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 241

Economies have fallen, freedom has been suppressed, and peace is a distant memory. The world is falling apart. Joshua Jordan's protege Ethan March, along with Jimmy Louder and Rivka Reuban have been left behind in a world that is rapidly coming under the complete influence of the Antichrist. Technology is growing by leaps and bounds, with BID-Tag implants, robotic police units, and drone-bots flying overhead...all designed to control and dominate those who resist the Antichrist's reign of evil.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • The Narrator RUINS this book!

  • By Eliz on 02-04-14

THE NARRATOR MAKES THIS BOOK UNBEARABLE!

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

Reviewed: 02-08-16

Would you try another book from Craig Parshall and Tim LaHaye and/or Daniel Butler?

love the series so far but this book is unbearable to listen too. They should have used the narrator in the last book.

  • Shopaholic Ties the Knot

  • By: Sophie Kinsella
  • Narrated by: Emily Gray
  • Length: 14 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 825
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 394
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 399

Hot on the heels of international best sellers Confessions of a Shopaholic and Shopaholic Takes Manhattan comes the third light and funny adventure starring Becky Bloomwood, the stylish Brit with a spending problem. Luke, Becky's knight in shining armor, proposes and the real trouble begins. Becky's mom wants a backyard wedding in England. Luke's high-society mother wants a glamorous ceremony at the Plaza. Becky's facing two weddings, on two continents, on the same day!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Page Turner

  • By Norma on 09-21-03

She's a pathological liar!

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

Reviewed: 10-09-15

I really like the shopaholic stories but Becky lacks moral character. She lies even when it's not necessary. Her dishonesty is irritating. The author must think it's cute but it's not. I keep hoping that she will grow up and learn some life lessons about truth and honesty but it hasn't happened. I don't know if I can read another one of these books.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Everyone Worth Knowing

  • By: Lauren Weisberger
  • Narrated by: Stina Nielsen
  • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 142
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 125
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 123

When 27-year-old Bette Robinson quits her Manhattan banking job, she knows she won't miss the 80-hour workweeks, her claustrophobic cubicle or her revolting boss's Quotes of the Day. Then Bette meets Kelly, head of Manhattan's hottest PR and events planning firm, and suddenly she has a brand-new job where the primary requirement is to see and be seen. The work at Kelly & Company takes Bette inside the VIP rooms of the city's most exclusive nightclubs, to parties crowded with celebrities and socialites.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wonderful novel and audiobook!

  • By Dee Em on 07-16-16

Weak minded main character

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

Reviewed: 07-25-15

This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

Don't know or care. Good story but weak main character who everyone pushes around.

Would you ever listen to anything by Lauren Weisberger again?

Maybe.

What about Stina Nielsen’s performance did you like?

It was okay.

What character would you cut from Everyone Worth Knowing?

Nobody

Any additional comments?

No

1 of 2 people found this review helpful