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  • Eva Driscoll Thriller Series, Book 1
  • By: Alan McDermott
  • Narrated by: Angela Dawe
  • Length: 7 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 63
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 53
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 52

Eva Driscoll is used to chasing down bad guys, but now the bad guys are chasing her. She knows they won’t stop until she’s dead. After her brother is killed in a faked suicide, Driscoll teams up with ex-soldier Rees Colback, the one person who can help her find answers. Together they’re determined to uncover why members of his Special Forces squad are dying in mysterious circumstances. But with every agency in the country in hot pursuit, their only choice is to flee. The clock is ticking. They can’t run forever. It’s time to make a choice: kill or be killed...

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Action and intense suspense!

  • By Wayne on 11-13-18

Mind Bending !!!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-08-18

This is a must read! An absolutely great book with plenty of suspense, action and plot twists ! The characters were smart, strong and very appealing. I haven't read a novel this good in a long time. Hero's were launched and I'm looking forward to the next installment in this series.

  • Redeemer

  • John Milton, Book 12
  • By: Mark Dawson
  • Narrated by: David Thorpe
  • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 154
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 148
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 145

Rio de Janeiro. Brazilians call it Cidade Maravilhosa - the Marvellous City - but crime festers in its favelas like cancer. John Milton is visiting an old friend who runs a close protection business guarding the city's elite. Milton offers to stand in when one of his bodyguards doesn’t turn up for work. The job? Take the wife and daughter of an anticorruption judge to a school recital and bring them back again. Simple? Not so much. The girl is snatched off the street, and Milton is nearly killed. As he recovers at a Group Fifteen safe house, he decides on two objectives.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Another terrific novel in the John Milton series!!

  • By Wayne on 06-07-18

John Milton is Awesome!!!!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-30-18

Riveting...suspenseful...tense action that's typical in the John Milton series. The revenge factor is off the charts and Dawson writes with great depth to his characters and his story line is exceptional. Fans will enjoy this one! Looking forward to the next installment. Like the Jack Reacher novels from Lee Child you never want them to come to an end.

  • 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 1,952
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,734
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,721

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

If you love fairytales!!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-16-18

I'm not a fan of romance novels for the very over the top story in this book. An unrealistic view of the real world!!! And the Prince charming ending was not what really blew me away!! The characters were hokey enough but....wait for it....the main female character meets an extremely rich company owner in a ladies room after a crying jag and this complete stranger offers her a job paying 75,000 dollars a year!!!! Hell...forget the love story, I'd be more than happy with the job offer!!!!

  • Lethal Bayou Beauty

  • By: Jana DeLeon
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
  • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,312
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,120
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,111

When aspiring actress Pansy Arceneaux returns to Sinful, Louisiana, to head up the beauty pageant portion of the Summer Festival, CIA assassin Fortune Redding knows she's in for trouble. Her undercover identity as a former beauty queen makes Fortune the perfect choice to chair the event with Pansy, but Pansy's abrasive personality makes it impossible to get through a single rehearsal without a fight. When Pansy turns up dead, Fortune is the prime suspect.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Second as good as the first!

  • By jaenpop on 05-03-16

Funny and engaging

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-26-18

Original story line and the plot is intriguing with plenty of twists. I absolutely love ALL the characters in this series.

  • Louisiana Longshot

  • A Miss Fortune Mystery, Book 1
  • By: Jana DeLeon
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
  • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,882
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,558
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,537

It was a hell of a long shot.... CIA assassin Fortune Redding is about to undertake her most difficult mission ever - in Sinful, Louisiana. With a leak at the CIA and a price placed on her head by one of the world's largest arms dealers, Fortune has to go off-grid, but she never expected to be this far out of her element.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Clever, funny and fun

  • By Pamela on 06-08-16

Vastly Entertaining

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-10-18

Loved this book. DeLeon writes with great wit and humor. The main characters are strong, intelligent and funny. The narrator does a great job and I'm looking forward to the next installment.

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  • The Ninth Step

  • John Milton, Book 8
  • By: Mark Dawson
  • Narrated by: David Thorpe
  • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 333
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 308
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 307

John Milton is a former assassin for the British government. He is a ronin, trying to atone for his past sins by offering his services to those people who have no one else to whom they can turn. Milton is keeping a low profile in London when he meets Eddie Fabian. Fabian confesses that he is considering suicide and that the reason for his depression was the abuse that he suffered as a child. Milton offers to help, but, before he can, Eddie is found dead in circumstances that Milton considers suspicious.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • a bit slow but nice to have John Milton back!

  • By Trudy Owens on 03-12-16

Intense

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-25-18

Dawson just gets better with each novel. Milton continues to put his life in jeopardy to help others and atone for his past sins.

  • Salvation Row

  • John Milton, Book 6
  • By: Mark Dawson
  • Narrated by: David Thorpe
  • Length: 10 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 361
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 327
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 327

John Milton is trying to make amends for a career spent killing for the British Secret Service. He has a burning need to right wrongs - and rewrite his own bloody past. He finds himself in Louisiana - the Big Sleazy, the bayou, and the post-Katrina wreckage of the Gulf Coast - with a debt of honor to repay. Isadora Bartholomew, who saved his partner's life, needs his help. Joel Babineaux, a ruthless property magnate, is out to sink the charity she established to help rebuild the Lower Ninth Ward.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Mark Dawson is my best new author find of 2015

  • By Wayne on 08-06-15

Intense!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-08-18

Milton meets his match in this novel full of plot twists and suspense. His own arrogance is almost his downfall. He's still trying to atone for his past sins and gets involved with a beautiful woman and the corrupt men who intend to destroy everything she's worked for. His past comes back to haunt him in the form of a fellow assassin. I absolutely love the narration of David Thorpe! His voice inflection and pronounciation of words is more than enough to keep my attention. Looking forward to the next installment.

  • Dead End Girl

  • Violet Darger, Book 1
  • By: L.T. Vargus, Tim McBain
  • Narrated by: Kate Marcin
  • Length: 16 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 528
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 458
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 459

A serial killer stalks women in rural Ohio. He is deranged but brilliant, known only by the grotesque nickname the media has given him - The Doll Parts Killer. The name is apt. He dismembers his victims and leaves them in garbage bags in public places. A residential neighborhood. Next to a roller rink. Behind a Burger King. The investigation is a disaster. No physical evidence. Unreliable witnesses. To make matters worse, the FBI has lost contact with the star profiler working the case.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Exciting Thriller

  • By Tami Buhl Dallos Wells on 06-16-17

Intense read

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-29-18

Good writing with plenty of suspense and mystery. The main characters were strong and intelligent with the exception of Violet who even as a rookie fbi agent had extremely low points of stupidly. When hunting a serial killer it pays to inform fellow law enforcement of your where abouts!!!

  • Web of Fear

  • Glenmore Park Mystery Series, Book 3
  • By: Mike Omer
  • Narrated by: Eric Martin
  • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 128
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 106
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 106

Detective Hannah Shor gets a case in the worst way possible - a friend calls her for help. Her 12-year-old daughter has been kidnapped, and Hannah joins forces with the FBI to bring her home safely. When the kidnappers post an image of their captive on Instagram, the situation spins out of control. Now, the whole world is watching. Rumors spread like wildfire, and online vigilantes add fuel to the raging flames. As Hannah digs deeper, she unravels dark secrets from the family's past.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Read!

  • By Joan on 01-16-18

Gripping story

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-22-18

Omer's best yet in this series. Lead character Hannah is intense, focused and smart. But has moments of human failings as we all do. It just makes her more interesting. Her interactions with partners and FBI agents is a little over the top and actually made me have moments of disliking her character! She at times was too stubborn and rigid about solving the case. The kidnapping and search for Abigail was very suspenseful and edge of your seat. Really enjoyed the book!

  • The Hunting Grounds

  • Hidden Sins, Book 2
  • By: Katee Robert
  • Narrated by: Carly Robins
  • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 158
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 130
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 130

Maggie Gaines used to be an FBI agent - top of her class and one of the bright, up-and-coming stars - until she spectacularly fell apart during her first high-profile case. That was eight years ago. Now she's a ranger at Glacier National Park, and she's found some measure of peace. But when the body of a murdered woman is discovered, she must finally put the past behind her and work with the one man she thought she'd never see again.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Sweet romantic suspense mystery

  • By Wayne on 01-06-18

Mediocre

Overall
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

Could have been lots better....droned on at the end and I just wanted the book to be over. Only redeeming qualities were the continued story from book one of the main characters. If you're looking to finish this series be prepared to be bored. Will check out the outcome of the next installment and see if it's any better.