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  • The Billionaire Cowboy's Love

  • By: Joanna Jacobs
  • Narrated by: Giselle Lumas
  • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 22
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 20
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 21

Blake Nathaniel, a self-made billionaire visits his cowboy roots hometown to meet his parents. While being there, he has a love-at-first-sight moment and falls for a natural beauty named Sara Cameron, who happens to be his ill father's nurse. Sara, being the elegant woman that she is, denies Blake's every advance towards her, but on the other hand, Blake, being a determined alpha, does everything to get her.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Potential

  • By J and M on 06-23-16

Tough to listen through

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

Reviewed: 09-26-16

The narration in this book was tough to handle. There were awkward pauses in the sentences that didn't make any sense. The conversations between characters didn't sound like people were talking to each other, just reading. When the woman had inflection it was whiny. The top aid sounded like a character with mental handicaps. There was a lot of time where it kinda sounded like it was given over a telephone or far away, but then just as I'd get adjusted to it, a phrase would be blurted out in what I'd call regular sound. It was only just over an hour & I had to force myself to listen.


The story didn't hook me & I just couldn't get into this one. I don't know if it just didn't work as a story or the narration/sound quality ruined it.


I was gifted a copy of this book for my honest review.

  • Alpha Male Romance: A Dance with the Billionaire

  • By: Kathleen Hope
  • Narrated by: Theresa Stephens
  • Length: 3 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 11

Jill's loudly shouted demands for more set Trevor's libido ablaze and his cock quickly reached full flower. He stroked it slowly, granting Jill a glimpse of the nirvana to follow. Then in one fluid motion, she reached into his wallet and covered it in latex. He lowered himself to her, blanketed her with a storm of kisses and gently leased himself inside.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • WAS JUST OK FOR ME, KH HAS MUCH BETTER STORIES!

  • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 09-21-16

What just happened?

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

Reviewed: 09-26-16

This book was so confusing. This was the first book I've ever listened to where they narrated the table of contents. Why was that included? It's frustrating bec it feels like it's just done to add time to the book.

Then the story itself is just really confusing. I'm all for suspending belief and assuming that people are madly in love after 3 seconds and crazy things happen in 2 days, but sheesh.

The narrating wasn't bad, but the billionaire sounded like a snooty character impression of a real housewife & was supposed to be British but didn't have an accent.

I was gifted a copy of this audiobook for my honest opinion.

  • Second Debt

  • Indebted, Book 3
  • By: Pepper Winters
  • Narrated by: Kylie C. Stewart, Will M. Watt
  • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 267
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 246
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 247

Nila Weaver has grown from naïve seamstress to full-blown fighter. Every humdrum object is her arsenal, and sex...sex is her greatest weapon of all. She's paid the first debt. She'll probably pay more. But she has no intention of letting the Hawks win. Jethro Hawk has found more than a worthy adversary in Nila - he's found the woman who could destroy him. It's a fine line between hatred and love, and an even finer path between fear and respect. The fate of his house rests on his shoulders, but no matter how much ice lives in his heart, Nila flames too bright to be extinguished.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I'm sucked into the series...

  • By KIDSFIRST81 on 05-08-17

Intense. Addicting. CLIFF HANGER.

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

Reviewed: 09-26-16

I'm hooked. And I honestly hate myself for it. I usually know better than to get started on a series that doesn't have all of the volumes released, but I erred.

I'm in though. Deep. I'm waiting on the edge of my seat for the next debt.

My only real complaint with this book is that the first 2 hours and 40 minutes were literally the last book. I understand some catch up at the beginning, but that's excessive. And it was literally just replay. I skipped through, but it's unfair to make the book seem longer that way.

I'll still buy the next one. Damnit, I'm hooked.

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  • The Dark Doctor

  • By: Stella Noir, JB Duvane
  • Narrated by: Logan McAllister
  • Length: 3 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 24
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 24

I thought I had found the perfect guy. Jake was handsome and sexy, and had eyes that could get me to do just about anything. The problem? The thought of being in love scared the hell out of me, so I called it quits and ran before I got in any deeper, driving off into a crazy winter storm. When I woke up the next day, I was in a strange hospital and slowly came to the realization that I was being drugged and held there against my will by my ex-boyfriend Jake.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Unexpectedly Amazing!!

  • By Erin on 07-13-16

WARNING below...

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

Reviewed: 09-02-16

This story had an interesting premise & a plot twist that I'll try not to spoil here. There was a lot of promise. The idea was different, but just as I was getting into the story, there would be a sort of chop into the next thing. It kinda felt like it was missing the fleshy parts of the story. The BDSM in this was light, and again, just as it was starting to ramp up, it stopped & sorta ruined the moment. The end of the book was just plain depressing, I think it was supposed to be a HEA, but it didn't feel that way at all. I like a filthy BDSM story, even non-consensual, but I was traumatized by the descriptions of CBT & beating of young children. This book became very dark & not in a sexy way.

I have no idea why the narrator of a story that was easily 85% from a female POV was male. It really felt awkward for most of the book. The actual narration was good (quality editing, sound/volume levels, etc.).

I was gifted w this book in exchange for my honest review.

  • Magic at Work

  • Fated Lovers, Book 1
  • By: Sotia Lazu
  • Narrated by: Hollie Jackson
  • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 14

Lexi Adams suffers from extreme job dissatisfaction. The only things she finds challenging are the sexy IT guy and the online erotic romance novels she discovers, starring her spitting image. Unfortunately the man is insufferable and the novel accessible only at work. Aware that Lexi's workload doesn't meet her potential, Ric Ackart, head of the IT department, decides to find out what she does in front of her computer screen all day. His surprise at what he finds is overshadowed by the fact that the novel's leading man shares his face and the name he used years ago.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Modern Day Fairy Tale!

  • By Cheri on 06-27-16

A little bit of everything in a different package

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

Reviewed: 08-25-16

I really enjoyed this book. It was a refreshing break from the same sort of story lines I've been hearing for a while now. I wasn't sure if from the synopsis, but I was pleasantly surprised. It was well written & well narrated. There was plenty dirty talk & hot scenes without it being the entire plot. Not saying I don't generally enjoy that, but shesh sometimes a girl needs a little variety. I appreciated that nothing seemed forced or overbearing in this one, the character development and sexy parts all worked.

I recieved a free copy of this audiobook in exchange for my honest review.

  • Dangerous Instincts

  • By: Linda Arana
  • Narrated by: Archer Hopkins
  • Length: 3 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    1 out of 5 stars 3
  • Performance
    2.5 out of 5 stars 3
  • Story
    1 out of 5 stars 3

When a mother's love for her son takes goes a few steps too far, she must worry about how the fiercely controlled neighbours might react. Especially since her son is interested in their daughter. Be warned this story is not for all. We hope you enjoy!

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Unedited Audio

  • By Smash on 06-15-16

Unedited Audio

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

Reviewed: 06-15-16

Unfortunately, it was incredibly difficult to suffer through this one. I can't honestly tell you if the subject matter really bothered me (it's definitely not everyone's kink) or if the narrator did a decent job, because there were so many editing issues that I was constantly distracted. I've had to read out loud before, I get that sometimes you misspeak or use the wrong cadence in a sentence, but honestly for a 3 hour audiobook that priced relatively high, I'd expect that the repeated or misspoken words were edited before the audiobook was released. If I'd paid for my copy, I'd likely ask for a refund. It's unfortunate that somewhere along the road someone is getting lazy (or cheap?) and ruining what could be good content and also a quality listening experience. Also worth noting, I listened to the preview, and didn't hear the mistakes or at least wasn't completely distracted enough to avoid the book altogether.

I received a free copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review.

  • Once a Month

  • By: Kelvin L. Reed
  • Narrated by: Quiana Goodrum
  • Length: 8 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 21
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 21

Tony and Rose, deeply in debt, need a substantial influx of cash or they stand to lose their upper-middle-class lifestyle. Fortunately for them, Cam, a former fashion model turned venture capitalist with a talent for making money, is willing to bail them out. In return Tony agrees (reluctantly) to sleep with Cam one night every month for twelve months. It doesn't take long for Tony, Rose, and Cam to discover their pact comes with complications none of them anticipated.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • If you are faithful in little things...

  • By Readers Paradise on 07-10-15

Beware - Unchecked Racism

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

Reviewed: 03-22-16

I've waited a long while to write this one to be sure I knew how I felt about it... and I'm still right where I started. The premise was kinda interesting, even though it made the ending predictable. There was a plot twist I wasn't expecting, but it almost took something away from the kind of justice I felt like the book needed. The wife in this story was a mess, and we were clearly supposed to dislike her for her excessive spending, deception, and overall poor treatment of her husband. I just couldn't understand why she never really got checked on her racism. She called her supposed best friend a "mutt" and made a young girl cry with her racial slurs and notions, not to mention all the side comments. I found myself cringing a lot through this story. Maybe I'm not in the target demographic, but I sincerely hope that even people of the same race as the family in the book are just as averse to the racism.

The narration was good with quality sound and editing.

I received a free copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review.

  • The Cattle Rancher's Widow

  • A Scarlett Sierra Story
  • By: R. Scott
  • Narrated by: Jean Gray
  • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 4
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 4

When cattle ranch owner John Thompson is murdered, his wife Emily knows that the wicked land baron, Reginald Mason, is behind it. Strong, sexy Scarlett Sierra comes to town to protect Emily from Mason's attempts to take her land. Hot and steamy lesbian romance in the Old West!

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Entirely too quick...

  • By Smash on 03-22-16

Entirely too quick...

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

Reviewed: 03-22-16

I generally expect some plot holes in a quick listen/read like this, but it was kinda crazy to expect listeners/readers to follow along from never having looked at herself naked in a mirror to having lesbian sex in literally 5 minutes. Also, I'm happy to buy into the whole "girl power" thing, but the gun fighting is a bit too far fetched to let me enjoy the story.

The narration was ok, I didn't love the voice for sex scenes. The sound and editing were quality.

I received a free copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review.

  • Lost and Found

  • The Cunningham Family, Book 4
  • By: Ember Casey
  • Narrated by: Sarah Beth Goer
  • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12

Louisa Cunningham and Ward Brannon are on a mission: to escape the mess (and the families) they left behind. But life on the road is more difficult than either of them expected. Out here, there might not be any rules, but there are also no longer any secrets...and nowhere to hide from each other.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • ❁ Very Confused Because It Was Middle of Series

  • By DK on 04-22-16

Deliciously Endearing

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

Reviewed: 03-22-16

I enjoyed this one. I hadn't read/listened to any of the other books in the series, but it didn't take me long to catch up. I adored Ward for sticking with Lou and making her his top priority. It probably didn't hurt that there were plenty of rewards along the road ;)

I am curious about what kinds of antics Lou got up to at the estate, so I may go back and listen to the other books in this series.

The narration was great, quality sound and editing.

I received a free copy of this audiobook in exchange for an honest review.

  • Creature Delights: The Complete Collection

  • By: Eva James
  • Narrated by: Cheyenne Madison
  • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 9
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 9
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 9

Warning: These stories were written to unlock your darkest fantasies and innermost desires. They are not for the faint of heart and are not your average erotica. They are not suitable for someone under 18 years of age. Listen at your own risk...or delight!

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Short and sweet stories

  • By Aaron Shahin on 02-27-16

My Childhood Rewritten

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

Reviewed: 03-14-16

These short stories were definitely a different take on the ones we heard as kids, and that's not a bad thing. My only complaint is that I wanted more from each story and to know what happens next. My favorite was the story about the Mermaids.