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  • Raylan

  • A Novel
  • By: Elmore Leonard
  • Narrated by: Brian D'Arcy James
  • Length: 6 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 588
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 530
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 530

With the closing of the Harlan County, Kentucky coalmines, marijuana has become the biggest cash crop in the state. A hundred pounds of it can gross three-hundred thousand dollars, but that’s chump change compared to the quarter million a human body can get you - especially when it’s sold off piece-by-piece. So when Dickie and Coover Crowe, dope-dealing brothers known for sampling their own supply, decide to branch out into the body business, it’s up to U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens to stop them.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Justified Fan

  • By Diana on 09-01-13

Justified read!

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

Reviewed: 05-12-17

Would you listen to Raylan again? Why?

I enjoyed the TV series based on these books, and so read them afterward. Enjoyed the stories and the narrater did a very good job. Recommend them to those who have seen the series, and if you haven't seen it, you should.

  • You Suck

  • A Love Story
  • By: Christopher Moore
  • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
  • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,520
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,325
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,327

Being dead sucks. Make that being undead sucks. Literally. Just ask Thomas C. Flood. Waking up after a fantastic night unlike anything he's ever experienced, he discovers that his girlfriend, Jody, the woman of his dreams, is a vampire. And surprise! Now he's one, too.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Do They Give Awards For "Best Reader"?

  • By Deborah on 09-14-08

Love this series!!

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

Reviewed: 05-12-17

What made the experience of listening to You Suck the most enjoyable?

The story is interesting, and funny, and the narrater, Susan Bennett, makes the book that much more enjoyable by her way of reading and doing character voices. Awesome job. Very funny!

  • The Edge

  • By: Dick Francis
  • Narrated by: Tony Britton
  • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 59
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 39

To the Jockey Club, the racing world would be a better place without Julius Apollo Filmer. An expert in corruption with a devastating line in witness intimidation, and proving to be a slippery character to put behind bars. Baffled, they call in undercover security agent Tor Kelsey to keep an unflinching eye on Filmer and his associates. A mission that takes him from the finest of English racecourses to the wild Canadian interior, on a luxury transcontinental train journey to end them all.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Dick Does It Again

  • By H. Anthony on 06-13-08

Good fun read...takes place partially in Canada!

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

Reviewed: 05-12-17

What did you love best about The Edge?

Dick Francis stories always entertain me. Mystery surrounding horses make for a good read for a horse lover. I particularly enjoyed the train mystery portion of the story, and that the train ride takes place in Canada. The only small and silly issue I had was the VIA Rail pronounced as individual letters instead of 'via' the word, which is how us Canadians pronounce it.

  • Come to Grief

  • By: Dick Francis
  • Narrated by: Tony Britton
  • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 165
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 83
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 84

Sid Halley, the ex-champion jockey turned investigator who appears in Odds Against and Whip Hand, is back and facing new dilemmas and dangers. The opening finds him having uncovered an obnoxious crime committed by a friend whom he, and everyone else, has held in affection bordering on love.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent narrator! Classic Dick Francis

  • By C. Johnson on 01-23-10

Great third story of Sid Halley

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

Reviewed: 03-05-16

Would you listen to Come to Grief again? Why?

I enjoyed this story. Sid Halley is an interesting character. The reader was good with different voices for characters. Recommend it.