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  • Harry Clarke

  • With Bonus Performance: Lillian
  • By: David Cale
  • Narrated by: Billy Crudup, David Cale
  • Length: 3 hrs and 12 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 3,311
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 3,041
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 3,039

A sexually charged and wickedly funny thriller starring Tony Award-winning actor Billy Crudup, Harry Clarke is the story of a shy Midwestern man leading an outrageous double life as the titular cocky Londoner. Moving to New York City and presenting himself as an Englishman, he charms his way into a wealthy family's life as the seductive and precocious Harry, whose increasingly risky and dangerous behavior threatens to undo more than his persona.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Come for Harry, stay for Lillian

  • By Celeste Albers on 12-17-18

Captivating from the Start

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

Reviewed: 03-17-19

Billy Crudup was astounding as Harry Clark. From the beginning of the story I laughed and kept on throughout much of the story. I will certainly be recommending this story to others.

As for the Lillian story was just interesting but a common tale of a person who was unsatisfied with life and try to find some sort of happiness in another or in a thing. David Cale did a wonderful job playing Lillian and he wrote two different stories with the same them of people who are lost in themselves and searching for who they are and what will make them content.

  • All Dressed in White

  • An Under Suspicion Novel, Book 2
  • By: Mary Higgins Clark, Alafair Burke
  • Narrated by: Jan Maxwell
  • Length: 7 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,187
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,046
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,042

Intrepid television producer Laurie Moran realizes a missing bride is the perfect cold case for her investigative TV series. She and her team set out to recreate the night of the disappearance at a Florida resort with the bride's friends and family in attendance. With a jealous sister, playboy groomsmen, Amanda's former fiancé now married to a bridesmaid, and rumors about the "beloved" bride herself, Laurie and Under Suspicion host Alex Buckley quickly realize everyone has a theory.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Whine whine whine

  • By Cookie on 12-02-15

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!

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

Reviewed: 03-12-19

Oh wow, this one got me good. The first book in the series threw me off a little bit but not completely as to whom the killer could be. The second book I had guessed correctly as to the culprit but had the reason all wrong. But THIS, this story had me flipped upside down as to whom and why. I mean there were 3 group possibilities to guess from; Such as a Family member, a Friend (aka member of the bridal party, including the groom) , or a random stranger/stalker. Well I picked from the correct grouping but boy was I wrong with my suspect and the reason. This story moved a lot faster than the other two and I liked it a lot.

I love the author's story telling style of having each chapter being a bit short and not overly detailed with unrelated details that don't help the story along. Each chapter moves from scene to scene telling different aspects of the story and giving characters' point of view of the events. It's like watching a crime drama in my head as I follow along.

Ok, I have a new credit to purchase a new audio book this month and now I'm certain that will be using that credit to purchase the next book in the series. I'm hooked.

  • The Cinderella Murder

  • By: Mary Higgins Clark, Alafair Burke
  • Narrated by: Jan Maxwell
  • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,062
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,812
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,808

In a first-time collaboration, "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark partners with best-selling author Alafair Burke to deliver a brand new suspense series about a television program featuring cold case murders.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Gripping!

  • By Eva Gannon on 01-04-15

Ready for the Next in the Series

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

Reviewed: 03-05-19

I liked this book as much as I liked the first in the series. It wasn't overly complicated but it did have about 3 different focal points in the story and two were related with the mystery and had the usual red herring in the mix. As this was an audio book I must mention the narration by Jan Maxwell was done really well.

I look forward to continuing with the series as I find it entertaining and the recurring characters likable and I really would like to see where Lori and Alex's relationship go from here. Also, I can't wait to see what new murder mystery needs solving and where it will take us. The first book took us to a plush mansion with a lot of shady characters and this book takes us to a college in Southern California and characters each holding on to their own personal secrets, some shady and some shameful.

  • Killer by Nature

  • An Audible Original Drama
  • By: Jan Smith
  • Narrated by: Angela Griffin, Robert James-Collier, Katherine Kelly, and others
  • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 12,177
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 11,181
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 11,139

Dr. Diane Buckley, a talented freelance forensic psychologist, is drafted in to examine a grisly murder – a body found in a children's playground. The murder carries all the hallmarks of one of her most famous incarcerated clients, 'The Playground Killer' (aka Alfred Dinklage). In a series of intimate 1:1 sessions, Buckley has to race against time to unpick the facts and delve into Dinklage's often manipulative, complicated mind to understand his past whilst striving to prevent further murders....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • glad it was free, sad I used a free credit.

  • By River on 03-02-19

Please sir, may I have some more?

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

Reviewed: 02-25-19

The performances were outstanding and the story pulled me in from the start. Listing to the story made sitting in traffic less stressful and kept me engrossed into what would happen next. Listening to this story being told with multiple voice actors allowed me to run a mini-movie in my head. I look forward to more productions like this one by Audiible. This story has the potential to be series with Dr. Buckley being the main character of each story.

  • 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 3,569
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,177
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,167

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

DING DING DING! A Winner

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

Reviewed: 02-05-19

I loved this book. The beginning was automatically captivating and by the third chapter I was howling with laughter with tears in my eyes and didn't care who around me heard. The charming humor was found sprinkles throughout the book and the chemistry between Reed and Charlotte came easy and did not feel forced. I loved when they goated each other into spats in the beginning and then slowly had the relationship morph into something other than annoyance for each other but into friendship and desire. I also liked the supporting cast of Reed's brother Max and their wise grandmother Iris. Iris was a bit of a navigator in the budding relationship of our couple but not in that overbearing meddlesome way some characters can be portrayed when playing cupid. Iris was a clever, admirable woman, and a hoot to boot. This was a feel good story with humor, romance, drama, and steamy scenes. I've read books by Vi Keeland before and she always delivers on a good story. I'm a fan.

  • Guidebook to Murder

  • Tourist Trap, Book 1
  • By: Lynn Cahoon
  • Narrated by: Susan Boyce
  • Length: 8 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,291
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,171
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,170

In the gentle coastal town of South Cove, California, all Jill Gardner wants is to keep her store - Coffee, Books, and More - open and running. So why is she caught up in the business of murder? When Jill's elderly friend Miss Emily calls in a fit of pique, she already knows that the city council is trying to force Emily to sell her dilapidated old house. But Emily's gumption goes for naught when she dies unexpectedly and leaves the house to Jill, along with all of her problems...and her enemies.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Entertaining and compelling

  • By Taylor on 10-15-14

Eh, Just Okay.

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

Reviewed: 02-05-19

I've read better cozy mysteries by writers who clearly knew how to spin a web. This story needed more polish and more editing. Some of the story was predictable and the character Jill I found annoying along with her overbearing aunt. The book was good enough to pass the time but it is not a book I would revisit the way I have revisited 'And Then There Were None' by Agatha Christie. Now that is how I like my mysteries written. Book 1 was enough and so book 2 is clearly not in my future. Note: I did enjoy Susan Boyce as narrator.

  • Lucky Suit

  • By: Lauren Blakely
  • Narrated by: Zachary Webber, Andi Arndt
  • Length: 2 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 12,398
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,284
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 11,251

I'm breaking up with setups. No more “you should meet my son, nephew, grandson, the butcher, the guy down the street who mows my lawn.” People mean well, but machines know better, so I'll rely on the great dating algorithms of the web to find my ideal man, thank you very much. Soon enough, it looks like I’ve found him - his screen name is Lucky Suit, and he’s hilarious, quick-witted, and full of heart. But when we finally get together in person, I have the distinct feeling I’ve met him before. Funny enough - he says the same thing about me. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • loved

  • By Thai on 02-06-19

Short but Oh So Sweet

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

Reviewed: 02-04-19

I must say that narrators Zachary Webber and Andi Arndt do a FANTASTIC job of bringing this love story to life. They made me feel their characters' chemistry. I enjoyed Lauren Blakely's story telling style. The story wasn't drawn out with unnecessary details or third parties stealing the scene or some ridiculous obstacle that prolongs the couple of finding their way to each other. The story focuses on the couple's budding romance and how they fall for each other hard and find a way to make their long distance relationship work. The story had me hooked from the beginning and I was sad to find that the story was so short. I wanted more. Now I'm interested in listening to more of this author's work.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • Stephen Fry’s Victorian Secrets

  • An Audible Original
  • By: John Woolf, Nick Baker
  • Narrated by: Stephen Fry
  • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,936
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,906
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 11,860

On the surface, the Victorian age is one of propriety, industry, prudishness and piety. But scratch the surface and you’ll find scandal, sadism, sex, madness, malice and murder. Presented by Stephen Fry, this series delves deep into a period of time we think we know, to discover an altogether darker reality. The stories we’re told offer a different perspective on an era which underwent massive social change. As education, trade, technology and culture blossomed, why was there an undercurrent of the ‘forbidden’ festering beneath Victorian society? 

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Please, have mercy and cut out the sound effects

  • By Areader on 11-29-18

Entertaining While Informative

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

Reviewed: 01-31-19

Stephen Frye was stellar as always and the stories where fascinating and captivating. The actors helped to bring the stories alive and the style in which all the stories were told helped to keep my interest. A good listen for me daily commutes. I only wish there was more than the 12 chapters.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Hi Bob!

  • By: Bob Newhart
  • Narrated by: Will Ferrell, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow, and others
  • Length: 3 hrs and 34 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10,235
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,292
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,200

In Hi Bob!, American icon Bob Newhart gets together one-on-one with a handpicked cohort of luminaries in the world of entertainment, whom he happens to be friends with. Bob gets deep with each performer about their aspirations, their careers, how they got started, and how they grew to be where they are today. They make TV shows, movies, or albums, but they all like telling stories.    

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • really well edited, funny, sincere

  • By RCC on 09-24-18

Fantastic

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

Reviewed: 01-21-19

Fantastically amusing, entertaining, and informative. made my weekend commute enjoyable and my trips seemed to fly by with ease. Bob and tge rest were great.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Girls & Boys

  • By: Dennis Kelly
  • Narrated by: Carey Mulligan
  • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,579
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,978
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 8,920

A pulse-pounding new play from Tony Award-winning® playwright Dennis Kelly takes you on a journey that is at once hilarious, gripping, and heartbreaking. This world-premiere production starring Carey Mulligan (The Great Gatsby, An Education) is available exclusively on Audible after a celebrated run at the Royal Court Theatre in London and off-Broadway at the Minetta Lane Theatre. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I have never heard a story performed so well.

  • By Erin Reeve on 07-05-18

A Must Listen Story

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

Reviewed: 01-03-19

Carey Mulligan's performance in this Audible Original was stellar. She even made some of the mundane every day life of the characters come to life and have the listener want to hear more. There really isn't anything that I can say that someone else hasn't already mentioned.

The story was funny at times, endearing, and having cliche' moments of married couples dealing with ups and downs. But in the end it was heartbreaking and disturbing. So much so that I couldn't help but tear up as I listen while commuting to work. Dennis Kelly spins a tale so well that it could easily be a story of a real couple that you either know or have heard about.

This is certainly a audible book I would recommend.