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  • School for Psychics, Book 1

  • By: K.C. Archer
  • Narrated by: Madeleine Maby
  • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 797
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 741
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 740

Teddy Cannon isn’t your typical 20-something woman. She’s resourceful. She’s bright. She’s scrappy. She can also read people with uncanny precision. What she doesn’t realize: She’s actually psychic. When a series of bad decisions leads Teddy to a run-in with the police, a mysterious stranger intervenes. He invites her to apply to the School for Psychics, a facility hidden off the coast of San Francisco where students are trained like Delta Force operatives: It’s competitive, cutthroat, and highly secretive.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • She chose... poorly.

  • By Rebekah on 03-25-19

WOW! What a Treat

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

Reviewed: 03-30-19

I thought this would be a running erands book. After I paged back three times I knew I need to give this book time and attention. Looking forward to the next book. #psychics

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  • The Dead Girls' Dance

  • Morganville Vampires, Book 2
  • By: Rachel Caine
  • Narrated by: Cynthia Holloway
  • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 733
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 548
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 546

Claire Danvers has her share of challenges---like being a genius in a school that favors beauty over brains, dealing with the homicidal girls in her dorm, and above all, finding out that her college town is overrun with vampires. On the up side, she has a great roommate (who tends to disappear at sunup) and a new boyfriend named Shane, whose vampire-hunting dad has called in backup: cycle punks who like the idea of killing just about anything.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Not as good as Vampire Academy

  • By Leah on 03-13-12

For Young Adults - Recommended

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

Reviewed: 03-27-19

I was running around and doing errands. This book kept me good company. It seemed a little first time, on your own, style book. #romance #vampire #shifters

  • Like the Wind

  • By: J. Bengtsson
  • Narrated by: Callie Dalton, Zachary Webber
  • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,961
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,848
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,850

When a letter from his supposedly deceased mother finds its way into his hands, life changes in an instant for international pop star Bodhi Beckett. Reeling from the deception of those closest to him, Bodhi spirals out of control and is sent to a secluded mansion in the coastal mountains of Southern California for some rest and relaxation. But the retreat proves to be anything but relaxing when a raging wildfire sets the landscape around him ablaze. While escaping the flames, Bodhi rescues Breeze, a quirky, pet-loving woman, and together the two fight their way to safety. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Amazing.

  • By Lindsay on 01-17-19

Good on the run romance

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

Reviewed: 03-24-19

Good on the run romance. I ran erands while entertained and laughing the day away. #romance

  • Goddess with a Blade

  • By: Lauren Dane
  • Narrated by: Eve Bianco
  • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 265
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 234
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 234

Rowan Summerwaite is no ordinary woman. Physical vessel to the Celtic goddess Brigid and raised by the leader of the Vampire Nation, she's a supercharged hunter with the power to slay any vampire who violates the age-old treaty. A recent string of murders has her at odds with Las Vegas's new Scion, the arrogant and powerful Clive Stewart. The killings have the mark of Vampire all over them, and Rowan warns Clive to keep his people in line - or she'll mete out her own brand of justice.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Super Good Listen!!

  • By Maria on 11-25-12

Good to Run Errands With

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

Reviewed: 03-15-19

Well written, interesting way to see vampires and demigods. I do want to see how the love interests work out.

  • Hard Magic

  • Paranormal Scene Investigations, Book 1
  • By: Laura Anne Gilman
  • Narrated by: Romy Nordlinger
  • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 195
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 174
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 173

"My name's Bonnie Torres. Recent college grad, magic user, and severely unemployed. Until I got a call out of nowhere to interview for a job I hadn't applied for. It smelled fishy, but the brutal truth was I needed the work - so off I went. Two days later I'm a PUPI (Private, Unaffiliated, Paranormal Investigator) - me and Nick, Sharon, Nifty, and Pietr. Five 20-somethings, thrown into an entirely new career in forensic magic. The first job we get is a doozy. Worse, there are high-profile people who want us to close up shop and go away."

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great all round and terrific narrator!

  • By Sarah on 09-30-13

I like this book! C+

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

Reviewed: 03-12-19

I couldn't bring my self to give more than 3 and a 1/2 stars, but this book does have a lot to offer. It teaches team building, self talk, what to do when you have let others down. It spoke to the office worker minion in me. While delivering an interesting new magic system fantasy book. #magic

  • Circle of the Moon

  • Soulwood, Book 4
  • By: Faith Hunter
  • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
  • Length: 15 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1,097
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,017
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1,009

Nell can draw magic from the land around her, and lately she's been using it to help the Psy-Law Enforcement Division, which solves paranormal crimes. Joining the team at PsyLED has allowed her to learn more about her powers and the world she always shunned - and to find true friends. Head agent Rick LaFleur shifts into a panther when the moon calls him, but this time, something has gone wrong. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Faith Hunter is the true master of the long game!

  • By Melissa on 02-28-19

A+ rating! Hunter is you typical over achiever.

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

Reviewed: 03-02-19

The Soulwood Series has a voice of its own. A slow souther cadence that have you day dreaming with sweet tea, on a porch swing. Until your falling and the tea is spilling. With action, shifting, and spell casting, your never sure what way it will turn next . The conections are so real between charaters. The friendships, the love interests, and the frennamies with their own agendas. Who's in charge and following who's lead. With this review you may think I had not read the book. I have, twice, but I am not giving anything away.

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  • Bear Meets Girl

  • Pride, Book 7
  • By: Shelly Laurenston
  • Narrated by: Charlotte Kane
  • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 953
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 883
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 883

He's big, burly, and way smarter than your average shapeshifting bear. He's also about to get trapped by his own game...Lou Crushek is a reasonable, mellow, easygoing kind of guy. But when someone starts killing the scumbags he works so hard to bust, that really gets under his fur. Especially when that someone is a curvy she-tiger with a skill set that's turning Crush's lone-bear world upside down - and bringing his passion out of hibernation.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • One of the best in the series!

  • By Kimberly on 02-24-14

A Hot Romance Done Right!

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

Reviewed: 02-26-19

Crush and Marcella is a hot romance done right. The charaters and sub charaters are interesting and strong. The world is easy to imagine. The romance is funny and witty. While there is a layer of mystery and intrigue. #romance #witty #romance #UrbanFantasy #Shifters #hot

  • Magic Hunter

  • An Urban Fantasy Novel
  • By: C.N. Crawford
  • Narrated by: Laurel Schroeder
  • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 349
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 308
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 307

Rosalind lived for the hunt. Now she might die for it. Rosalind's mission is simple: hunt demons and mages. As a member of the Brotherhood, she's dedicated to protecting the world from dark magic. Someone's got to stop the supernatural bloodlust - plus, hunting's a hell of a lot more exciting than her computer science classes.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Great story if you can overlook the narrator

  • By epicbookaddict on 10-13-17

Great Start for a New Series

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

Reviewed: 02-24-19

Great Entry to a New Series. You can fill the struggle Rosalind go through as her convictions and training is tested. Her unwilling to give up all she believes frustrates. I understand her doubt in the love interest due to his powers. She long to be a normal college girl when she is everything but. #adventure #romance #UrbanFantasy #vampire #Shifters #Magic #demons

  • Magic Bite

  • Supernatural Bounty Hunter Series, Book 1
  • By: Leia Stone, Lucia Ashta
  • Narrated by: Kate Marcin
  • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 91
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 81
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 79

Evie Black and her demon imp partner, Cass, are two of the most fearsome supernatural bounty hunters on the West Coast. But when Evie’s beloved grandmother dies, her world shatters. After finding the bottom of a bottle of tequila, Evie breaks the one rule she knows better than to ignore: Never hook up with a werewolf.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Most Interesting World Concept C-

  • By Jackie on 02-24-19

Most Interesting World Concept C-

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

Reviewed: 02-24-19

Most Interesting World Concept I read in a while. Brave and Loyal band of friends Evie and her imp partner gather around them. It could be me...but the sex and profanity seemed a little top heavy. it could have been done a more southern tipsy then stripper tawdry. That may of had me routing for the character sooner. #uniqueworldsetting #Shifters #UrbanFantasy

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  • Matchmaking for Beginners

  • A Novel
  • By: Maddie Dawson
  • Narrated by: Amy McFadden, Joyce Bean
  • Length: 12 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,661
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,497
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,491

Marnie MacGraw wants an ordinary life - a husband, kids, and a minivan in the suburbs. Now that she’s marrying the man of her dreams, she’s sure this is the life she’ll get. Then Marnie meets Blix Holliday, her fiancé’s irascible matchmaking great-aunt who’s dying, and everything changes - just as Blix told her it would. When her marriage ends after two miserable weeks, Marnie is understandably shocked. She’s even more astonished to find that she’s inherited Blix’s Brooklyn brownstone along with all of Blix’s unfinished “projects”: the heartbroken, oddball friends and neighbors running from happiness.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • I Wanted to Like It More

  • By Marshallchick on 06-24-18

#Magical

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

Reviewed: 02-17-19

An optimistically fresh. From the first you will route for Marni and want her magic to be real. If the magic is true then you know she will find her shade off normal. #romance #magic #forgiveness