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  • Dead Man Talking: A Cozy Paranormal Mystery

  • The Happily Everlasting Series, Book 1
  • By: Jana DeLeon
  • Narrated by: B.J. Harrison
  • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 427
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 386
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 385

Meteorologist Zoe Parker put Everlasting in her rearview mirror as soon as she had her college degree in hand. But when Sapphire, her eccentric great-aunt, takes a tumble down the stairs in her lighthouse home, Zoe returns to the tiny fishing hamlet to look after her. Zoe has barely crossed the county line when strange things start happening with the weather, and she discovers Sapphire's fall was no accident. Someone is searching the lighthouse, but Sapphire has no idea what they're looking for.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • So darn cute!!

  • By JessB on 04-04-18

Delightful

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

Reviewed: 11-01-18

Jana DeLeon writes a cute, fas-treading mystery. Delightful tale with a unique twist. Very enjoyable.

  • Rise of the Mystics

  • By: Ted Dekker
  • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
  • Length: 15 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 99
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 86
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 85

Rachelle Matthews dreamed and awoke in another world. There she learned she was the 49th Mystic, the prophesied one, tasked with finding five ancient seals before powerful enemies destroy her. If Rachelle succeeds in her quest, peace will reign. If she fails, the world will forever be locked in darkness. In The 49th Mystic, Rachelle found the first three of those five seals through great peril and mind-altering adventure. But two seals remain hidden, and the fate of both worlds hangs in their balance. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Intense and illuminating

  • By Ryan T. Pigford on 10-03-18

Wonderful

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

Reviewed: 10-17-18

A beautiful conclusion to this series. Ted Dekker is a phenomenal author who can cut through all the stuff and make things simple through his storytelling. Definitely recommend this book.

  • The 49th Mystic

  • Beyond the Circle, Book 1
  • By: Ted Dekker
  • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
  • Length: 17 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 361
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 330
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 332

Some say the great mystery of how one can live in two worlds at once died with Thomas Hunter many years ago. Still others that the gateway to that greater reality was and is only the stuff of dreams. They are wrong. In the small town of Eden, Utah, a blind girl named Rachelle Matthews is about to find out just how wrong.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A welcome return

  • By Shaun Eutsey on 05-23-18

Outstanding and Unique

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

Reviewed: 10-17-18

Ted Dekker has done an outstanding job on this book. From the very first page he reaches out and brings the reader into his world and keeps us there until the completion of the book. Throughout the book you know that there is a comparison of good against evil, a comparison of Christ against Satan while at the same time making us want to read more and more. His writing is simply superb. He takes a hard subject and makes it simple in such a way that you know what you are reading, yet just want more. Wonderful read.

  • The Warrior Queen

  • The Hundredth Queen Series, Book 4
  • By: Emily R. King
  • Narrated by: Lauren Ezzo, Scott Merriman, Scott Lange
  • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 244
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 221
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 220

Kalinda has brought peace to the Tarachand Empire, at least for now. Bhutas no longer need to hide their gifts. The last of the rebels have been banished. And Prince Ashwin is set to take over as rajah. But for Kalinda, this came at a great loss. Her childhood home. Her best friend. The love of her life. Deven is still trapped in the Void, though he is able to find his way to Kalinda each night. He has been lucky so far—mortals are not meant to last in the Void for long, and Deven has lasted longer than most. But when he doesn’t visit one night, Kalinda knows that his luck has run out.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent

  • By CPJ2015 on 09-12-18

Excellent conclusion

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

Reviewed: 09-01-18

Excellent conclusion to this series. Thoroughly enjoyed this series, from the first book to the end of the 4th. Great work Ms King.

  • Between Sisters

  • By: Kristin Hannah
  • Narrated by: Laural Merlington
  • Length: 11 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 950
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 798
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 792

Claire Cavenaugh has fallen in love for the first time in her life. As her wedding day approaches, she prepares to face her harsh, judgmental older sister. It is the first time they have been together in more than two decades. Over the course of a hot Pacific Northwest summer, these two women who believe they have nothing in common will try to become what they never were: a family.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Beautiful

  • By Jan on 09-16-10

Not her best

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

Reviewed: 08-24-18

I have always enjoyed Kristin Hannah's books and she has become one of my favorite authors. When I started this book, I was ready to begin a good book and I knew this should be one. However, this book was disappointing from the beginning. The writing just wasn't where it needed to be and the story-line drug throughout the book. It was so predictable. Just not there for me.

  • The Other Woman

  • A Novel
  • By: Daniel Silva
  • Narrated by: George Guidall
  • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,850
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,636
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,620

From Daniel Silva, the number one New York Times best-selling author, comes a modern masterpiece of espionage, love, and betrayal. She was his best-kept secret....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Not typical of Daniel Silva!

  • By Wayne on 07-18-18

Always entertaining and a good read!

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

Reviewed: 08-09-18

Daniel Silva definitely knows how to write a good book and this one was no exception. As a long time reader, I was familiar with so many of his characters; yet at the same time, he grabbed my attention and kept it going throughout the book. This one had unique twists and turns that will keep the reader wanting more. Love his books!

  • The Secret, Book & Scone Society

  • By: Ellery Adams
  • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart
  • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 2,591
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 2,340
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 2,346

Miracle Springs is a place of healing. Strangers flock there hoping that the natural hot springs, five-star cuisine, and renowned spa can cure their ills. And, if none of that works, they often find their way to Miracle Books, where, over a fresh-baked scone from the Gingerbread House bakery, they exchange their stories with owner Nora Pennington in return for a carefully chosen book. That's Nora's special talent: prescribing the perfect novel to ease a person's deepest pain and lighten their heaviest burden.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Loved it

  • By Bookwyrme on 11-10-17

Cute

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

Reviewed: 08-09-18

This book wasn't a fantastic read; however, it was entertaining for something quick and light.

  • The Identicals

  • A Novel
  • By: Elin Hilderbrand
  • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
  • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,037
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,756
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 2,749

Harper Frost is laid back, easygoing. She doesn't care what anyone thinks of her. She likes a beer and a shot and wouldn't be caught dead wearing anything fashionable. She's inherited her father's run-down house on Martha's Vineyard, but she can't hold down a job, and her latest romantic disaster has the entire island talking. Tabitha Frost is dignified, refined. She prefers a fine wine and has inherited the impeccable taste of her mother, the iconic fashion designer Eleanor Roxie-Frost.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Unrealistic, unbelievable and worst ending ever

  • By Grasslands on 07-11-17

Good, not a great read

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

Reviewed: 07-16-18

This book was entertaining at best. Not one of my fav reads for this summer. It seemed long and drawn out and predictable.

  • Night Road

  • By: Kristin Hannah
  • Narrated by: Kathleen McInerney
  • Length: 14 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,662
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,277
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,278

For 18 years, Jude Farraday has put her children’s needs above her own, and it shows - her twins, Mia and Zach, are bright and happy teenagers. When Lexi Baill moves into their small, close-knit community, no one is more welcoming than Jude. Lexi, a former foster child with a dark past, quickly becomes Mia’s best friend. Then Zach falls in love with Lexi and the three become inseparable. Jude does everything to keep her kids on track for college and out of harm’s way. It has always been easy - until senior year of high school. Suddenly she is at a loss.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Took awhile to get into but worth it

  • By selena on 05-10-11

Outstanding

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

Reviewed: 07-05-18

What a read. Kristin Hannah definitely writes outstanding books about family dynamics and their affect upon the entire family, to include those that are family members but not blood related. This book was no exception. Night Road covers the dynamic of teenagers, young love, dominant mothers, permissive fathers, underage drinking and partying and how this can affect the family and others. It is a hard book to listen to but so very well worth the read. As always, outstanding read Ms. Hannah!

  • The Nightingale

  • By: Kristin Hannah
  • Narrated by: Polly Stone
  • Length: 17 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 45,908
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 41,608
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 41,536

Audie Award, Fiction, 2016. From the number-one New York Times bestselling author comes Kristin Hannah’s next novel. It is an epic love story and family drama set at the dawn of World War II. She is the author of twenty-one novels. Her previous novels include Home Front, Night Road, Firefly Lane, Fly Away, and Winter Garden.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Heroic & Harrowing Work Of Fiction

  • By Sara on 08-21-15

Exceptional

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

Reviewed: 06-21-18

Without a doubt one of the best books I have read this year. Exceptional. This is a time in history that we all need to think about and be thankful for where we are now. Kristin Hannah is one of my favorite authors and this book is one of her best! A MUST READ!