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  • Sugar Rush

  • Sugar Bowl Series, Book 2
  • By: Sawyer Bennett
  • Narrated by: Christian Fox, Lucy Rivers
  • Length: 6 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 427
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 401
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 400

After posing as an escort for the Sugar Bowl online dating service, Sela Halstead is looking for one thing: payback. She's closing in on the site's heartless founder, Jonathon Townsend, and she needs Beckett North, Townsend's business partner and her lover, by her side. She'd thought that their intimate nights together had forged an unbreakable bond, but after a shocking betrayal, Sela begins to doubt the brilliant bad boy. When push comes to shove, can she trust Beck to do the right thing?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • cliffhangers

  • By Betsy Smith on 09-30-16

Sugar Rush

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

Reviewed: 11-12-18

Things have heated up some more truths have been revealed the suspense is at an all-time high.
I have had some predictions because I want to shake Sela, but I will calm myself and grab book 3 and continue to see where this story is going to go.
#Cliff-hanger #Suspense #AbusedHeroine #TruthsRevealed #PastMeetsPresent #Tagsgiving #Sweepstakes

  • Sugar Daddy

  • Sugar Bowl, Book 1
  • By: Sawyer Bennett
  • Narrated by: Christian Fox, Lucy Rivers
  • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 592
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 567
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 564

Sela Halstead lost her innocence in a way that no 16-year-old should ever have to endure. She's spent years trying to forget that night, even while wondering about the identities of the monsters who brutalized her - until a telltale tattoo flashes across Sela's TV screen. The incriminating ink belongs to Jonathon Townsend, the millionaire founder of The Sugar Bowl, a website that matches rich older men with impressionable young women. Obsessed with revenge, Sela infiltrates Townsend's world....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Outstanding

  • By nolagirl29 on 11-11-16

Sugar Daddy

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

Reviewed: 11-12-18

This book starts off pretty brutally, my heart hurts for what Sela Halstead had to go through at such a young age.
What I liked is how she comes back from something so horrific, even if she thinks they are more nightmares than truth.
When she comes up with her plan I wasn’t sure what the heck as going to happen then she meets Beck. Swoon he really shows her and himself what falling for someone can be like. It surprises both of them.

This book ends on a cliff-hanger, not my favorite that is why I wait till all books are out before I go in.
Freaking great narrators they do a fantastic job with this subject matter and bring just the right amount of emotion needed to suck you in.
#Cliff-hanger #Suspense #Abuse #FeelGood #PastMeetsPresent #Tagsgiving #Sweepstakes

  • Dr. Strange Beard

  • Winston Brothers, Book 5
  • By: Penny Reid
  • Narrated by: Chris Brinkley, Chloe Miller
  • Length: 12 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18

Ten years after Simone Payton broke his heart, all Roscoe Winston wants is a doughnut. He'd also like to forget her entirely, but that's never going to happen. Roscoe Winston remembers everything - every look, every word, every single unrequited second - and the last thing he needs is another memory of Simone. Unfortunately, after one chance encounter, Simone keeps popping up everywhere he happens to be....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Love ROSCOE!!!

  • By StepEsq on 11-12-18

Oh Roscoe

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

Reviewed: 11-12-18

I have been waiting for this to come out in audio for a while patiently waiting.
I have always had a soft spot for Roscoe so I wanted his story so badly. Though I liked this book it wasn’t my favorite. Maybe I had too much many expectations? I don’t know.
I think Simone and Roscoe are totally meant for each other. I just wanted more story more connection something. It felt very one-sided for me.

I love Chris Brinkley’s narration, Chloe’s narration is ok it just felt like something was missing.
#lostlove #HEA #NeverForget #WinstonBrothers #Stand-Alone #Tagsgiving #Sweepstakes

  • Rough Ride

  • A Chaos Novella
  • By: Kristen Ashley
  • Narrated by: Kate Russell
  • Length: 5 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 39
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 38

Rosalie Holloway put it all on the line for the Chaos Motorcycle Club. Informing to Chaos on their rival club - her man’s club, Bounty - Rosalie knows the stakes. And she pays them when her man, who she was hoping to scare straight, finds out she’s betrayed him and he delivers her to his brothers to mete out their form of justice. But really, Rosie has long been denying that, as she drifted away from her Bounty, she’s been falling in love with Everett “Snapper” Kavanagh, a Chaos brother. 

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Not the best book of K A

  • By zveni on 11-06-18

Need More CHAOS!

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

Reviewed: 11-09-18

I have been dying for this to come out in AUDIO!

First, the narration I freaking love Kate Russell’s voice and the way she puts so much emotion into her voice.

We met Rosalie in Own the Wind; she wasn’t my favorite character I think because she just wasn’t meant for Shy.
At the time Rosalie was pretty broken up about it, so their break up sent her into the arms of Throttle who wasn’t such a good egg if you get my drift. Throttle was with a rival MC and when they found out Rosalie was spying she got hurt real bad.

Snapper comes in now and he has always wanted Rosalie, he protected her as much as he could and when he found her after well it just made him fight harder to be with her. I loved how much space he gives her how loyal and sweet he is. I just love him with her.

The ending I am shook! I want more we can’t be left hanging like that.
KA needs to give us more Chaos ASAP!
#MCRomance #Protector #AlphaMale #Swoony #AbusedHeroine #Tagsgiving #Sweepstakes

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  • Black Swan Affair

  • By: K.L. Kreig
  • Narrated by: Ava Erickson, Tad Branson
  • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 225
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 215
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 214

I've loved him as long as I can remember. The gangly boy with big brown eyes and unruly hair who grew up into an intoxicating man. He wears scruff like he invented it and ambles with a swagger that makes panties drop. Killian Shepard. Shep. We grew up together. We played Ghost in the Graveyard. Had our own rock band. It didn't matter that he was five years older than me. It didn't matter that he looked at me as a kid sister even as I grew into woman.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • WOW!.....What a crazy ride!!

  • By Minks on 08-19-17

Not For Me

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

Reviewed: 11-09-18

I am NOT a love triangle kind of girl I can’t stand DRAMALAMA, like at all. I went in with an open mind because this is our audiobook club book. Let me tell you I was rooting for NO one by chapter 10.

I think maybe the only character I liked was her best friend Mary Lou she said it like it was.
Kael & Killian well I kind of thought they deserved to be alone after all the secrets and lies were revealed.

Maverick for me was too in her head, she knew what she was doing was wrong and yet she followed through with it. I just don’t understand that.

Overall for me, it wasn’t a book I would ever read again but I did enough the narration.
I know my opinion will not be favored and that’s ok because we all like what we like.

  • Down & Dirty: Diesel

  • Dirty Angels MC, Book 4
  • By: Jeanne St. James
  • Narrated by: Wen Ross, Ava Lucas
  • Length: 7 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 18
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 17

Diesel, the MC’s Sergeant at Arms and enforcer, is tasked with not only keeping the club’s property and its members safe but also taking care of “business” when needed. His motto, “live free, die free”, means he sees most women as nags and clingers, and he wants none of that. The last thing he needs is to have one sitting on the back of his bike and trying to dictate his life. Unlike the other DAMC women, Jewel wants to be an ol’ lady. Being born and raised within the club, her goal is to earn her place on back of a brother’s bike. But not just anyone’s. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Loved this book!

  • By Kindle Customer on 11-03-18

DIESEL....is....MINE!!

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

Reviewed: 11-09-18

Ok, I am going to say it…Diesel is my favorite.

I can’t help it he is just soo yummy, he and Jewel just work. I loved that she was so, go with the flow but also that she stuck with her guns about somethings. She wants what she wants and is willing to fight for it but give Diesel what he needs. Only I think he figured out his needs were a lot more “needy” they even he would have ever thought. Haha

It really is great to see an Alpha male fall hard for their woman. It makes the story so interesting that you can’t put it down.

100% love that I was expecting one thing only for it to not happen; it was a relief to not be able to predict the way a story is going to go and just enjoy the ride.

Lets talk narrators, I have been a fan of Wen’s for a long time and when I heard him as Diesel I was sunk in all the good ways. He just has that voice that works for this gruff MC enforcer. Ava lordy bee; the woman can make each heroine unique and have their own voices. I loved that so much. Sometimes when the same narrator does a whole series the books all seem to blend but I can tell you that is not the case with this one. I am loving ’em and can’t wait for the next installment.

  • Down & Dirty: Hawk

  • Dirty Angels MC, Book 3
  • By: Jeanne St. James
  • Narrated by: Ava Lucas and Tor Thom
  • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 58
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 56
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 56

When strong statements must be made, Hawk, as the MC’s VP, must be the one to make them. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t consequences, like him landing in jail. Though the club keeps an attorney on retainer, the one who shows up isn’t quite who he’s expecting. Not even close. Feisty, classy, and curvy, this attorney pushes his buttons in all the right ways. And Hawk can’t ignore a challenge. However, she’s so out of his league, he can’t hope for anything more than a few chances to scratch all her itches.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Hawt!

  • By Virginia on 08-29-18

Oh Hawk!

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

Reviewed: 11-07-18

The best way to describe this book is opposites attract. You wouldn’t expect these two to come together but because they are so different, I feel it is why it works so well. Neither of them is looking for something more but their connection couldn’t be denied.

I really enjoyed Kiki’s character even though you don’t see her and think ol’ lady by any means. She also doesn’t think poorly of anyone who looks like Hawk or his friends, I think that is an important mindset for characters who seem like they are out of someone else league. I even sometimes felt like she thought she wasn’t good enough for him.

Hawk is so gruff and manly that when he set his sights on Kiki I thought to myself oh girl you’re in for the ride of your life….I wasn’t wrong. This book takes you on a journey of seeing one thing and believing another. It really does show you all sides of a situation and how one comes out either on top or maybe not so on top.
I am left with half a heart full and my other half wanting closure. Not for the two main characters but for another who needs the most fantastic HEA ever.

I am a fan of Tor Thom and his voice, I am so, so glad we get Ava back I am finding I really like her voice. I want more!

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  • Down & Dirty: Jag

  • Dirty Angels MC, Book 2
  • By: Jeanne St. James
  • Narrated by: Ava Lucas, C.J. Mission
  • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 53
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 52
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 52

The only thing Jag loves more than his custom bike is Ivy. He's wanted her ever since he could remember. However, through the years, he's had to watch her date anyone but him, since she avoids dating bikers like the plague. Instead, she gravitates toward the complete opposite: geeks and nerds. Something Jag will never be. Smart and independent, Ivy wants to be the property of no man. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Book 2

  • By jey cee on 07-20-18

More Jag PLEASE

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

Reviewed: 11-05-18

I am going to say it…. MC books are usually not my cup of tea because of the male standard, some authors do it and can do it well. Jeanne St. James is one of them I loved this book!

Ivy doesn’t want to be claimed nope no way. (You go girl) She fights her feelings only because she knows it’s a man’s world so to speak in the MC but her heart feel before she did and Jag was just too irresistible.

Also for me, I don’t like drama for the sake of drama so this book was perfect nothing felt forced, there weren’t situations that happened just because the author needed to fill some pages. (Thanks for that!)

Jag... Oh, Jag I think you're my favorite. His dirty mouth (YES please) gave me the tingles, hey I am only human.
I enjoyed the fact that he was willing to fight and LISTEN to her. He might not have agreed all the time but he listened and took in account her thoughts and feelings.

Oh, the narration... I swear to god I thought Ava’s man voice was really a man... DANG man when she Jag’s it was AMAZING. And C.J. Mission is new to me and I loved his voice. I will be looking for more you can count on that.

  • The Darkest Star

  • Origin Series, Book 1
  • By: Jennifer L. Armentrout
  • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
  • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 37
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 35
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35

Seventeen-year-old Evie Dasher knows firsthand the devastating consequences of humanity's war with the aliens. When she's caught up in a raid at a notorious club known as one of the few places where humans and the surviving Luxen can mingle freely, she meets Luc, an unnaturally beautiful guy she initially assumes is a Luxen...but is in fact something much more powerful. Her growing attraction for Luc will lead her deeper and deeper into a world she'd only heard about, a world where everything she thought she knew will be turned on its head.... 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This was beyond amazing in typical JLA style

  • By Maria Naydenova on 10-30-18

LUC is BACK!!

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

Reviewed: 11-05-18

Luc is back everyone!!

Ok if you are a fan of the Lux series then you know, you know how long we have all wanted a Luc story. I think this was perfect it was exactly how it should have been. Now that I am done I WANT MORE!! Like yesterday but all things in time. ;)
Does not mean I can not want it. :P
Do not judge me! Haha

Evie is amazing; I just enjoyed her character even when things come up she is authentically herself and that is rare for characters to still feel like they do at the beginning to the end when so much happens.
We did get a few of our old friends and as much as I missed them I am glad we did not get too much of them because I really think this book needed to be about Luc.

Now for the narrator, Saskia is amazing I enjoyed her performance she really brings the story to life and can keep you interested and enjoyed it and hope she continues to narrate this series.

  • Unzipped

  • By: Lauren Blakely
  • Narrated by: Joe Arden, Andi Arndt
  • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 588
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 555
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 554

Picture this - I’m ready to win back the love of my life, and I’m going big this time. We’re talking boom box, sing her name in the rain, let the whole damn neighborhood know I'm good and ready this time around. After all, if you're going to grand gesture the ever-loving hell out of a second chance, you need to pull out all the stops. There’s only one little problem. My college girlfriend isn't the one who shows up when I play my "I'll do anything to win you back" tune. The woman who flings open the second-floor window tells me my ex doesn’t live here anymore.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Terrific rom com with unexpected depth!

  • By RexyRomance on 10-30-18

Unzipped

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

Reviewed: 10-30-18

Completely fell for these two, they had a meet-cute but it wasn’t anything like you’re used to. I freaking loved the fact that both these characters go with the flow. It’s almost an instant friendship their dynamic really meshes and it leaves room to grow.

What I personally liked was they both work in artistic fields they get each other in ways other people don’t. They learn from each other, teaching and growing and it’s ok if mistakes happen because they communicate and learn from it. Really an interesting story of finding love in the most unusual of situations.
You don’t really see what you have until it kind of slaps you in the face. I loved the 80’s spin with the movies and the music and tropes it works in a sweet way.

I couldn’t stop listening; these two narrators work so well they brought the story to life with perfect comedic timing.

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