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  • Lit

  • The Alt Apocalypse, Book 2
  • By: Tom Abrahams
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 34
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 33
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 33

In Lit, Abrahams tells the story of a couple on a camping trip to the Angeles National Forest, a Los Angeles firefighter, a lonely fry cook, and a group of college students who struggle to escape and survive in Southern California after an unprecedented outbreak of wild and urban fires. Can they escape the flames? Will they become heroes or run from danger? What will it take to end a fiery hell on earth?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Very interesting premise

  • By KS on 07-22-18

A great book

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

The first book in this series was great, so I was quick to request this one. I was glad I did because I thought this one was even better than book one. With the fires raging on the Pacific coast right now, this one had a particularly strong impact on me. The narration was superb by Kevin Pierce. Definitely worth your time and credit.

  • The Judas Cypher

  • By: Greg Dragon
  • Narrated by: Tucker McDougall
  • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7

Dhata Mays has become used to living on the fringes. Unlike most of humanity, the detective treats the synth population with the respect they deserve. But when a gruesome murder points to a synth as the perpetrator, Dhata must do everything in his power to discover an explanation before the case goes public. In a race against time, Dhata discovers a scheme involving cypher hackers, synth prostitutes, and a pair of rival gang bosses that could tear the city apart. For Dhata to keep the uneasy peace, he'll have to track down the murderers himself, but no one said he had to take them alive.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A light and entertaining Sci-Fi story.

  • By cosmitron on 07-28-18

So far, so very good

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

This was a great story along the lines of Blade Runner and Altered Carbon with synthetic people living among humanity. The main character, Dhata Mays, is an interesting character and I found him very engaging. This was a great first book of the series. I am definitely hooked and looking forward to more.

  • Dhata Mays

  • The Synth Crisis Series, Book 0
  • By: Greg Dragon
  • Narrated by: Tucker McDougall
  • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 10

In a war between man and machine, he must find a way to protect them all... After a devastating war forced humans to rely on synths for survival, the two have learned to coexist peacefully. Until now... When detective Dhata Mays is called in to investigate a homicide, what he uncovers threatens the serenity of this futuristic society. The gruesome murder means only one thing: someone is ready to incite another war. Now, it's up to Dhata to ensure that the truth stays hidden - to protect both sides of the battle. But can he be unbiased in a world that forces him to take sides? 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Dhata Mays

  • By trixie on 08-01-18

A great new sci fi series

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

This was a great story along the lines of Blade Runner and Altered Carbon with synthetic people living among humanity. The main character, Dhata Mays, is an interesting character and I found him very engaging. This was a great introduction to the series.

  • Paragon

  • An Icon Story, Book 1
  • By: Riley Tune
  • Narrated by: Chistopher Boucher
  • Length: 8 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 80
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 76
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 76

Hero or villain. A choice that every Icon, a person born with powers, eventually has to make if they don’t want to live a life of mediocrity. For most Icons the decision is easy. Just do what your parents did. Then, there is Hunter Monroe. A powerful young Icon born from the unimaginable union of a hero and villain. Seventeen years later Hunter is seen as a half-breed abomination by some, and as a certified powerhouse by others. With his time at Purgatory Academy, the premier institute for Icons, coming to an end, Hunter must embark on a two year internship with a supergroup.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A great first book in this series!

  • By TU on 08-14-18

A great first book in this series!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

This was a fantastic listen. I thought this was one of the better superhero stories I've listened to recently. The world and character building is well done. The narration, too, is well done. All in all, a fantastic and worthwhile listen.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Fresh Blood

  • Blood Vice, Books 1-3
  • By: Angela Roquet
  • Narrated by: Hollie Jackson
  • Length: 16 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 10

This audiobook bundle includes audiobooks one, two, and three in the Blood Vice series. Detective Jenna Skye bombs her first week on the St. Louis Vice Squad when she's bitten by a vampire in a supernatural brothel. Her day only gets worse from there. She wakes up in the morgue and discovers her partner is dead. Before the sun rises, she realizes she is, too. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Entertaining stories!

  • By Book Junkie on 08-07-18

Excellent boxed set

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

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

That all 3 books were combined in a boxed set, made this a great value. I thought this was a well narrated and entertaining series. The series is a paranormal/urban fantasy story of vampires and werewolves. The stories were engaging and held my interest.

  • Irish Car Bomb

  • The Black Irish Chronicles, Book 3
  • By: C.S Anderson
  • Narrated by: Thomas Stone
  • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4

Joe Gunn and crew find themselves on the bloody frontlines of the Vampire/Banshee war raging in the shadows. Conspiracy and betrayal seethes around them as they try to protect Seattle from the deadliest conflict they have ever faced.... 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • short but good series

  • By TU on 08-14-18

short but good series

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

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

I'm not sure if this is the last book in the series or not, but it is enjoyable. Sadly, these have all been really short. I think they should be combined in a boxed set, to make them worth using a credit on. That being said, the Blade-like Black Irish character is engaging and entertaining. The narration is good, too, so worth checking out if you like these sort of stories.

  • Irish Lullaby

  • The Black Irish Chronicles, Book 2
  • By: c.s anderson
  • Narrated by: Thomas Stone
  • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6

Known as Black Irish to the rogue vampires he hunts, Joe Gunn returns to face an ancient power known as The Dreamer who the vamps fear more than sunlight. The Dreamer wishes to launch an all out war against the vampires that would result in countless human deaths and plunge the world into a new dark age.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great Gritty Shorts

  • By Cindy on 07-27-18

short but good

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4 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

As with the first book, it was short, pretty well narrated and kind of fun. I still struggle to become fully vested in the story and characters because it is so short. I enjoyed it enough, though, that I'll move on to the next one.

  • Head Salon

  • By: Olivia V. Green
  • Narrated by: Olivia V. Green
  • Length: 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 15
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 15
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 15

Rebekah is about to finish her first shift at Head Salon when a handsome young professor arrives in desperate need of a haircut. She stays late to service him, and he returns the favor! 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Sexy!

  • By Maria Louden on 07-28-18

ok for what it was

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3 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

This was a very fast and sex driven story. For what it is, it is pretty well done. I wouldn't use a credit on it, but for a couple bucks it would be worth a listen if you want a quick sexual romp featuring a hair salon fantasy.

  • The Sorcerer's Quest

  • The Sorcerer's Saga, Book 1
  • By: Rain Oxford
  • Narrated by: J. Scott Bennett
  • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 313
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 287
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 284

It's not easy being the youngest of seven sons in a family of notorious sorcerers, especially for Ayden Dracre. In a world where sorcerers only practice dark magic and wizards only practice light magic, Ayden has a problem; he is very bad at being bad. Try as he might, all of his spells to cause mayhem go awry. When he finds out that his family has had enough of his mistakes, he decides to take destiny into his own hands.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Humorous quest adventure

  • By Karen R. on 05-07-16

Fantastic series start

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

This was a very entertaining fantasy novel. I liked the 7th son premise. Very much like the movie of the same name. The narration really brings the story to life in the imagination. If you like fantasy stories with good dialog and engaging characters, this is one you shouldn't miss. I can't wait to listen to the next book in the series.

  • Babble

  • The Cosmic Conspiracy Series, Book 1
  • By: Orrin Jason Bradford
  • Narrated by: Meg Price
  • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4

For young Bobbie Cagle, the normal difficulties of growing up are overshadowed by his unique condition. Placed on the spectrum, Bobbie’s inability to communicate normally is misdiagnosed for years as autism and masks the great part in human history that he is destined to play. Unknowingly able to receive transmissions from the farthest reaches of the universe, young Bobbie’s life is forever changed when his unique ability is discovered.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic book

  • By TU on 08-14-18

Fantastic book

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-14-18

I was given this free review copy audio book at my request and have voluntarily left this review.

This was a nice blend of fantasy and sci fi. The characters are wonderful and engaging. The narration is pretty well done, too. All in all, I believe this is a book worth listening to.