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  • His Dirty Little Secret

  • By: Terri Anne Browning
  • Narrated by: Carly Robins, Jacob Morgan
  • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 182
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 172
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 170

Secrets...dirty ones. He was mine...there was a time.... Or so I thought. Instead, I was simply his dirty little secret. He couldn't, no, wouldn't, risk telling his best friend - my brother - about us. So, I kept quiet. Blinded by love and bound by my own desires, I allowed it all. I didn't tell a single soul about my time with Sawyer, not my brother, not my closest friends. Not then, and especially not now. How can I? My best friend is his ex-wife. The past is the past. I'm over him. I refuse to still love him.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great story line

  • By Anonymous User on 04-20-18

wonderful narration, side eye to the story

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

Reviewed: 02-11-19

This narration was absolutely fantastic. Carly Robins doing that child's voice had me feeling a I was listening to a child for real. I'm wondering how this is my first Jacob Morgan book and planning to make time to listen to his voice some more. My only issue with my enjoyment of the audiobook is the story. Ash was completely blindsided by her friend marrying the man she just had a relationship with. I just feel like Sawyer should have told Ash privately and told the friend about their history. Way to put that guilt on said friend 6 years later. Then Sawyer was jealous over the possibility Ash was with other men (she wasn't sadly) when HE WAS LITERALLY MARRIED TO HER BEST FRIEND! He wants it all and doesn't deserve it. The cherry on top of my anti-Sawyer cake is when he proposes to Ash at her friends dream wedding, the wedding she didn't get when she married Sawyer at the courthouse. I don't care whose idea it was. It shouldn't have happened. The narration definitely played a large role in my enjoyment of this story.

  • HotWives and Their Dirty Desires: Berlin, Autumn and Casey

  • Treasure Trails Dating Agency Series, Book 1
  • By: Kay Brandt
  • Narrated by: La Petite Mort, Ruby Rivers
  • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 36
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35

In this story, the divine mystery of chemistry between Hotwives and the men who love them is explicitly explored. Berlin falls for Cody, a well-endowed artist with a passion for sharing her with other partners. Autumn returns from her honeymoon with younger Kevin, hungry to expand their matrimonial bed with other couples. And Casey and Paul embrace their desire for pleasing an intimate crowd and throw a private party. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book and fantastic narrators

  • By Drifter on 09-14-18

hmm

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

Reviewed: 02-10-19

The story is ok. It's what's usually found in erotica. However I struggled with the narration. It wasn't poor narration, but the tone never really changed. I prefer narration to fluctuate based on what's happening in the story. Because the tone never changed, it left me with the impression of cheesy erotica.

  • Mister Tonight

  • By: Kendall Ryan
  • Narrated by: Andi Arndt, Sebastian York
  • Length: 4 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 540
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 504
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 504

Last night was the most embarrassing night of my life. I was that girl. You know, the highly intoxicated chick celebrating her 30th with her two best friends - the ones who are happily married. And the more I drank, the more I wanted to do something reckless to celebrate. By reckless, I meant the sexy and alluring man dressed in a business suit standing near the bar. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • It was OK!

  • By Aoliver on 07-15-18

More Please

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

Reviewed: 10-15-18

Honestly my only complaint is that I wanted to see more of Kate being in Hunter's daughter's life as the woman he's openly dating. They got along as neighbors but I would have loved a longer look at that life for them. I loved the epilogue and there's a bonus epilogue so that somewhat made up for it. The kid is cute and not overly mature like some kids in books can be. Definitely recommend as someone who loves single dad books.

  • Assumption

  • Underground Kings, Book 1
  • By: Aurora Rose Reynolds
  • Narrated by: Lidia Dornet, Sebastian York
  • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 453
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 421
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 422

They say when you assume, you make an ass out of you and me. Kenton Mayson learned this lesson firsthand when he made assumptions about Autumn Freeman and the kind of woman she was based on what little information he had. What he finds out is that she's not only beautiful but also smart, funny, a fighter, and exactly the kind of woman he wants to share his life with. Autumn made assumptions of her own about Kenton, and now he needs to prove her wrong in order to protect her and their future.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Aurora wrote this in her sleep

  • By Jennifer on 04-29-16

Liked It

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

Reviewed: 10-05-18

The only thing I didn't like was how Kenton got over Autumn being a stripper when he saw her at work. It doesn't change the fact that she was a stripper before, and his mom had no issue with it. So those were all of his hangups he didn't work through.

  • Fantasy Island: Moxie's Vampire

  • By: Zena Wynn
  • Narrated by: Heather S. Auden
  • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 15
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 15

When best-selling romance author Moxie Calhoun is approached by her publisher to create a new vampire series, she’s up for the challenge. Because she reads and writes contemporary, Moxie researches by reading every vampire romance and watching every vampire movie she can get her hands on. At the end, she makes a startling conclusion: Moxie just doesn’t find vampires sexually appealing. Enter Fantasy Island....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Good

  • By S Elizabeth on 09-30-18

Good

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

Reviewed: 09-30-18

I liked Ms Wynn's take on vampires. I absolutely love the concept of Fantasy Island. The only thing I really didn't care for was that some of the dialog seemed awkward to listen to. It was a little too explanatory if that makes sense. It was something I probably wouldn't have noticed in text but I did in the audio version.

  • Pucked Love

  • By: Helena Hunting
  • Narrated by: Sebastian York, Stella Bloom
  • Length: 7 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,238
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,161
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,164

As an NHL player, relationships haven't been my thing. Shrouded in secrecy and speculation, they never last very long. But then that's what happens when you require an NDA before the first date. Until Charlene. She's like a firefly. She's elusive, and if you catch her she'll burn bright, but keeping her trapped dulls her fire and dims her beauty. I caught her. And as much as I might want to keep her, I'll never put the lid on her jar. Not at the risk of losing her. So I've let her set the rules in our relationship.  

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Pucking Amazing Stars

  • By Melissa B. on 07-21-18

Charlene Charlene

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

Reviewed: 09-25-18

I loved the narration. It was perfect. It geld my attention and I absolutely hated people for trying to distract me from my book. The story was great, but so many times I wanted to shake Charlene. I just wanted her to let Darren love her. I loved the epilogue. There's a lot of tying of loose ends. I'm really not ready to let this series go, but considering everything that's happened since the beginning, I can see how everything must come to an end.

  • The Alpha Billionaire Cowboy's Baby

  • A BWWM Billionaire Western Romance
  • By: Joanna Jacobs
  • Narrated by: Giselle Lumas
  • Length: 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 38
  • Performance
    2.5 out of 5 stars 29
  • Story
    2.5 out of 5 stars 29

Tiana hardly drinks let alone being a party girl…. However, a friend's book launch party at a fancy new hotel she attends dazzles her to do more than some things that she vowels she would never do - that includes sleeping with a total stranger.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Just Wow

  • By Amazon Customer on 01-25-19

I Feel Cheated

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

Reviewed: 08-27-18

I knew not to expect a lot with the book being used an hour, but I need more story. When Tiana finally met Dylan's family, drama happened but we saw none of it. Some parts happened in Tiana's inner thoughts, but all that's ever shown are glimpses. There's no showing of Tiana and Dylan being in a relationship. At one point there was a line that mentioned it had been three weeks. It was difficult to tell who was speaking when it came to the narration. This book just needed more for me.

  • Finding Spencer

  • B&S Series, Book 1.5
  • By: Kimberly Knight
  • Narrated by: Ryan Hudson
  • Length: 3 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 51
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 47
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 47

With a crazy ex-girlfriend who won't leave him alone, Brandon Montgomery is determined to move on to the brunette hottie who caught his eye at the gym he owns. Things start out slowly with Brandon and Spencer, since neither one can find the courage to speak to one another until they both happen to be in Vegas for a weekend. It's not true. Things don't always stay in Vegas, and lucky for Brandon, the girl he wants to be with lives in his town. Now if his crazy ex-girlfriend, Christy, would leave him alone, Brandon could move on to where he needs to be.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Oh Brandon

  • By S Elizabeth on 08-25-18

Oh Brandon

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

Reviewed: 08-25-18

I liked this book, but some of Brandon's inner thoughts kinda tick me off. He's still a great guy, but I really hated how he continued to mess with his ex when he really wanted to end the relationship. Sigh. But I can deal and enjoy the book.

  • Sacrifice

  • By: Adriana Locke
  • Narrated by: Wen Ross, Kai Kennicott
  • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 201
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 187
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 188

My life changed forever the night my husband died.... I was left with a shattered heart, a heap of bills, and our daughter, Everleigh. I don't want to rely on anyone, least of all Crew Gentry. He's my first love and the man who almost destroyed me, the man who has let me down every time I've needed him. But when tragedy strikes a second time, Crew just might be my only hope.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Nice

  • By miriam vara on 11-10-15

Be Ready to Cry

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

Reviewed: 07-30-18

Of course I cried in this story. My only problem with the story is with Julia. I hope I'm not being too hard on her, but she bothered me. I hated that she and Crew's brother Gage got together. I get Crew left and she moved on, but just like she only had Gage and Crew, and Crew really had was Gage and Julia. After they got together behind his back, those relationships were never the same. I kind of feel sympathy for Crew because Julia never longed for him while married to Gage, but he never stopped loving her. Julia even thought at one point that if Gage hadn't died, they would still be together and would be until their old age. I wonder where Crew would be then. I also hated how Julia pushed everyone away after Gage died. Maybe that was her guilt for messing with her boyfriend's brother, but she should have let Crew help because Everly is his niece. Let him at least help her. My dislike of Julia could not take away from my enjoyment of this book. I loved the narration. Kai and Wen are amazing and didn't disappoint for this one.

  • Wait with Me

  • By: Amy Daws
  • Narrated by: Erin Mallon, Teddy Hamilton
  • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 511
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 478
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 479

When romance novelist Kate Smith suddenly gets writer's block as she's beginning the final installment of her international best-selling erotic Bed 'n Breakfast series, she'll do pretty much anything to get her groove back. Like sneak into a Tire Depot waiting room because her words flow there just like complimentary coffee - smooth, sweet, and scorchingly hot. She manages to fly under the radar until the rugged and charming mechanic, Miles Hudson, notices the quirky redhead slinking in and out of the employees-only entrance. But she's way too intriguing to blow the whistle on.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Book Research Never Felt So Good!

  • By bookbruin on 05-14-18

Oh Katie...

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

Reviewed: 05-18-18

This is my first book by this author as well as these narrators. I can say without a doubt I will be looking in to more of all of their work! I love Erin Mallon. I don't know how else to put it; she did amazing. Teddy Hamilton was a great choice to pair with her. Katie, the heroine, is the only thing holding me back on absolutely loving this book. She sounded like a Catfish; "Only my name was fake. Everything else about me was true." lol That's a pretty big thing to lie about considering how Miles told her about his ex lying to him. Since I can easily get over that for the sake of fiction, I say 4 stars.