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  • Love and War, Book 3
  • By: R. A. Steffan
  • Narrated by: Gwendolyn Druyor
  • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17

No, cyborgs are only good at three things: following orders, destroying whatever target you point them at, and walking calmly into the vaporization chamber when it’s time for them to be decommissioned. PX-12, better known to his friends as Pax, adequately performed two of those functions during his stint in the Ilarian military. D-8, his unit-sibling, performed all three exceptionally well. For that reason, when D-8’s unique distress beacon activates some seven years after Pax saw him destroyed, it would doubtless be quite surprising if Pax were still capable of being surprised.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Difficult to follow

  • By Mary on 04-09-19

Difficult to follow

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

Reviewed: 04-09-19

This book centers around a military cyborg, Pax, and a diplomatic telepath, Nahleene. The author's synopsis claims the story is about the two coming together to fight the Ilarian military and the evil experiments they ran on different people, Pax included. As a cyborg, Pax is unable to feel any emotions, and Nahleene, as a telepath is able to transfer emotions to anyone she touches.
I found the story difficult to follow and lacking in direction. This is the third installment in the Love and War series, so reading the prior books is imperative if you hope to follow along.
The narrator did a great job in representing the different voices and her cadence was easy to listen to.
This book seemed more like a filler episode.

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

  • Whitney Learns a Lesson Books 1, 2 and 3

  • For 4-10 Year Olds, Perfect for Bedtime & Young Readers
  • By: Susan G. Charles
  • Narrated by: Marlene Markos
  • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 12

Whitney Wallace, our elementary-school-aged heroine, has a pretty active imagination and no problems getting into trouble. Now, you can listen to three of her fun adventures in one amazing volume.  

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fun Entertaining Stories

  • By Romance junkie on 04-12-19

Perfect for littles

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

Reviewed: 04-09-19

I requested this audiobook for my littles. They really enjoyed listening to the different stories in this pack. The narrator did a great job with the children voices, they weren't overdone in any way. The stories kept my little's attention and they were excited to listen to all three stories.
This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

  • Collision of Wills: Johnny Unitas, Don Shula, and the Rise of the Modern NFL

  • By: Jack Gilden
  • Narrated by: Kevin F Spalding
  • Length: 12 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 15

As Don Shula and Johnny Unitas elevated the brutal game of football, the world around them clashed about Vietnam, civil rights, and sex. Collision of Wills looks at the complicated relationship between Don Shula, the league's winningest coach of all time, and his star player Johnny Unitas, and how their secret animosity fueled the Colts in an era when their losses were as memorable as their victories. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Interesting even as a non-football fan

  • By Kingsley on 01-02-19

Great Football History Piece

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

Reviewed: 02-15-19

This is a great listen for fans of football prior to the 'no touch era' that we are currently in. The book covered the history that helped forge the league into what it is today. Fans of Vince Lombardi and Joe Namath will truly enjoy this listen.

I was provided this audiobook at no charge by the author, publisher and/or narrator in exchange for an unbiased review.

  • Going Down in Flames

  • By: Chris Cannon
  • Narrated by: Julie Niblett
  • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24

Finding out on your 16th birthday you're a shape-shifting dragon is tough to swallow. Being hauled off to an elite boarding school is enough to choke on. Since Bryn is the only crossbreed at the Institute for Excellence, all eyes are on her, but it's a particular black dragon, Zavien, who catches her attention. Zavien is tired of the Directorate's rules. Segregated clans, being told who to love, and close-minded leaders make freedom of choice almost impossible. The new girl with the striped hair is a breath of fresh air, and with Bryn's help, they may be able to change the rules.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Pulled into the world

  • By Cole Niblett on 01-11-19

Better than Anticipated

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

Reviewed: 02-15-19

I came into this listen thinking it was another young adult listens with drama, love triangles, and angry adults. While I was right, the spin Chris Cannon placed on it was fun to follow along with.
Brynn McKenna is a 16-year-old who just found out she is a dragon shifter, Surprise! At the threat of destruction of her parents, Brynn leaves home to attend Dragon School. It is here that she meets Zavien, love interest, and her friends Lily and Cliff. She comes to find out that the dragon population is set in archaic ways, even to the point of arranging marriages for its citizens. Brynn is considered a half breed, that was supposed to not be able to exist. Because of this, she faces a lot of prejudice from the students, teachers, and the dragon high council.
The narrator had a slow start but after the first hour, I found myself being lost in the story. I am very anxious to see Brynn's development in the Dragon World.

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.


  • Outliers: A Post-Apocalyptic Dystopian Novel

  • The Outliers Saga, Book 1
  • By: Kate L. Mary
  • Narrated by: Grace Sylvan
  • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 17

Indra is an Outlier. Living on land that has not healed from the poison of the past, the Outliers have adapted - but to the Sovereign and the Fortis, they are nothing. For centuries the Fortis have made their abuse of Outliers a sport, but when Asa comes to Indra's rescue, she sees something different in him. Something that marks him as so much more than just a Fortis guard. But when Indra's world begins to unravel, even the quiet alliance she and Asa have formed cannot save her from the wrath of the Sovereign.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Holy Roller Coaster of Emotions!!!

  • By Mary on 02-15-19

Holy Roller Coaster of Emotions!!!

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

Reviewed: 02-15-19

This book had me riding the emotional roller coaster the whole way through!
Indra is an outlier working in Sovereign City in a dystopian world. She lives with her mother and sister in a small village on the outskirts of civilization. In this world, the Sovereign wield the power, with the Fortis their hired bodyguards and the Outliers, their servants. Indra befriends one of the Fortis in the city, Asa, and forges a tenuous alliance. Soon, she finds everything she holds dear torn away and must rebuild her shattered existence.
I love-hate this book. It was a great start to the Outliers series and the introduction to the city was wonderful. There were graphic descriptions of amputations, whippings, and rape, which off put me a bit. I understand that this was necessary for the character development of Indra, but it was still very difficult to listen.
Grace Sylvan has one of the most beautiful voices! I will be looking for more books read by her.

Triggers: Physical abuse, amputation, whippings, public humiliation, verbal abuse, rape, and sexual misconduct

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Tempering Earth

  • Gathering Water, Book 2
  • By: Regan Claire
  • Narrated by: Jennifer Swanepoel
  • Length: 6 hrs and 25 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

After discovering her true identity and coming to terms with an unimaginable heritage, Della Doe Deare finally thinks she has things figured out. She is learning the ropes of both her human and non-human responsibilities; ones which will soon include leading an army and may one day mean ruling a people. As the sole person able to control all five elements, she will have the power to protect everyone that she loves - and destroy anything that threatens them. But first, she has to survive the Elfennol training.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Good Story

  • By Amazon CustomerBeliever on 11-21-18

Fast Listen

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

Reviewed: 02-15-19

This was a pretty quick and totally worth it listen!
Our main protagonist, Della Doe Deare, has come to terms with her supernatural heritage and begins visiting with her nonhuman family members, the Elfennol. She delves deeper into her upcoming inheritance and begins to learn more about her supposed enemy, the Clade.
This was a well-written book and the narrator performed it beautifully. I am anxious to see where Regan Oakley takes us with her next installment as this book left us with a huge cliffhanger.
This is the second book of the Gathering trilogy.
This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

  • Learn Intermediate Spanish Bundle: The Ultimate Learning Intermediate Spanish Bundle

  • Lessons 31 to 60 from Learning Spanish Like Crazy Level Two
  • By: Patrick Jackson
  • Narrated by: Jose Rivera, Juan Martinez, Jessica Ramos
  • Length: 19 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 51
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 41
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 40

This learn intermediate Spanish bundle program will teach you how to speak authentic Latin American conversational Spanish. Using only native Spanish speakers, this program will ensure that you develop an authentic Latin American Spanish accent. This bundle covers lessons 31 to 60. This learn Spanish intermediate bundle also puts a major emphasis on improving pronunciation. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Mastery of intermediate/advanced grammar

  • By orlandodb on 10-23-18

Amazing Follow Up!

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

Reviewed: 02-07-19

Great Latin American Spanish Intermediate Bundle. It was really easy to follow along as it consists of separate chapters that are around 30 minutes each. I struggle with verb conjugation and this helped. There is a pdf to download with all the lessons which is super convenient! This is a follow up to the beginner bundle. Even if you feel you are capable, I recommend getting the beginner bundle prior to going with the intermediate bundle.

The narrators did a great job and I appreciated that it was native Spanish speakers.
Overall, a great bundle that I highly recommend!

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Learn Beginner Spanish Bundle: The Ultimate Spanish for Beginners Bundle: Lessons 1 to 30

  • From the Original Learning Spanish like Crazy Level 1
  • By: Patrick Jackson
  • Narrated by: Paul Rodriguez, Juan Noble, Jessica Ramos-Collins
  • Length: 20 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 86
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 80
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 77

Take your Spanish to the next level. Learning Spanish like Crazy will empower you to step on the gas and peel rubber, taking you from beginner level - or even absolute beginner level - all the way to Latin American conversational Spanish.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good, maybe very good, but not superb

  • By Judy M. Williams on 01-17-19

Solid Beginner Version

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

Reviewed: 02-07-19

Great Latin American Spanish Beginner Bundle. It was really easy to follow along as it consists of separate chapters that are around 30 minutes each. I struggle with verb conjugation and this helped. There is a pdf to download with all the lessons which is super convenient!
The narrators did a great job and I appreciated that it was native Spanish speakers.
Overall, a great bundle that I highly recommend!

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • The Ghosts of the British Isles: A Collection of Ghost Stories and Other Supernatural Tales from Britain and Ireland

  • By: Charles River Editors
  • Narrated by: Colin Fluxman
  • Length: 5 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    2 out of 5 stars 6
  • Performance
    2 out of 5 stars 6
  • Story
    2 out of 5 stars 6

The United Kingdom is an ancient land steeped in history and tradition, filled with prehistoric ruins, majestic castles, and a countryside sculpted from millennia of human habitation. Its rolling countryside is dotted with prehistoric burial mounds and stone circles. Medieval churches have elaborate stained glass windows and gruesome carvings, reflecting a mixture of hope and darkness. Every hamlet and village has tales that go back centuries, and folk festivals with roots in pagan times. Thus, it is not surprising that many believe the area is filled with ghosts.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Better read than listened to

  • By Mary on 01-17-19

Better read than listened to

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

Reviewed: 01-17-19

This is a collection of short ghost stories of the British Isles. The book content was great, it jumped all over giving some great renditions of ghost stories and beliefs of the British Isles.
I am not a fan of the softer, slower, talk radio style narrator. For me, it would have been better to read the book.

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.

  • Damned Women

  • Sinners and Witches in Puritan New England
  • By: Elizabeth Reis
  • Narrated by: Susan Marlowe
  • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 7
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 7

In her analysis of the cultural construction of gender in early America, Elizabeth Reis explores the intersection of Puritan theology, Puritan evaluations of womanhood, and the Salem witchcraft episodes. She finds in those intersections the basis for understanding why women were accused of witchcraft more often than men, why they confessed more often, and why they frequently accused other women of being witches. 

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Too much in the weeds

  • By Julia Irzyk on 10-27-18

Interesting View on the Witch Trials

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

Reviewed: 12-20-18

This book mainly focuses on the religious beliefs of the time, a theoretical approach to the witchcraft trials that rocked New England, rather than a historical accounting. Putting that aside, the listen was fascinating. Elizabeth Reis took Puritanism and looked at the time period by utilizing the religion as a whole lifestyle rather than a secular belief. This book goes in depth about the WHY of the witch trials rather than the common HOW.
It was a great listen for anyone interested in understanding a bit more about the Salem witch trials or Puritanism of New England.

This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review.