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  • Past Tense

  • A Jack Reacher Novel
  • By: Lee Child
  • Narrated by: Scott Brick
  • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,268
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,977
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,955

Jack Reacher hits the pavement and sticks out his thumb. He plans to follow the sun on an epic trip across America, from Maine to California. He doesn't get far. On a country road deep in the New England woods, he sees a sign to a place he has never been: the town where his father was born. He thinks, What's one extra day? He takes the detour. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • FIVE STAR BOOK And NARRATION!!!!

  • By shelley on 11-05-18

A story you want to triangulate in on the outcome.

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

Reviewed: 11-09-18

A great listen. Winding twists and turns with frosting on the cake for Reacher fans at the end. Love it!

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • The Short Drop

  • By: Matthew FitzSimmons
  • Narrated by: James Patrick Cronin
  • Length: 11 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,322
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,579
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,567

A decade ago, fourteen-year-old Suzanne Lombard, the daughter of Benjamin Lombard - then a senator, now a powerful vice president running for the presidency - disappeared in the most sensational missing-person case in the nation's history. Still unsolved, the mystery remains a national obsession. For legendary hacker and marine Gibson Vaughn, the case is personal - Suzanne Lombard had been like a sister to him.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Hidden gem hiding among all the generic crap

  • By Justin Messer on 12-27-15

Short drop is a great ride!

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

Reviewed: 12-14-17

This is great with wonderful twists and turns. politics and suspend with so many turns. a great listen.

  • The Magnolia Story

  • By: Chip Gaines, Joanna Gaines
  • Narrated by: Chip Gaines, Joanna Gaines
  • Length: 5 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 13,587
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 12,340
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 12,298

Are you ready to see your fixer-upper? These famous words are now synonymous with the dynamic husband-and-wife team Chip and Joanna Gaines, stars of HGTV's Fixer Upper. As this question fills the airwaves with anticipation, their legions of fans continue to multiply and ask a different series of questions, like: Who are these people? What's the secret to their success? And is Chip actually that funny in real life?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Surprised! This is not a "chick book"

  • By Mavwreck75 on 07-30-17

Like getting to know your neighbor

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-22-17

I like lifw stories & Chip and Joanna both tell them so very well. It's inspiring to hear the lessons they've learned & also affirming to know that Joanna hears that little voice during the quiet times too. thanks for sharing. a great listen.

  • Indecent Exposure

  • A Stone Barrington Novel, Book 42
  • By: Stuart Woods
  • Narrated by: Tony Roberts
  • Length: 7 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 407
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 353
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 359

Trouble always seems to find Stone Barrington, but with his debonair charm, unflappable composure, and cunning foresight, he always gets his man (and his lady).

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • No plot, boring story.

  • By Mel on 07-10-17

great ride!

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

Reviewed: 08-17-17

some fun twists & turns to lidten to. worth the credit I used to get it!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Spencerville

  • By: Nelson DeMille
  • Narrated by: Scott Brick
  • Length: 21 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 928
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 720
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 720

Back from the Cold War, intelligence officer Keith Landry returns to his hometown of Spencerville, Ohio. Twenty-five years after their last encounter, Keith runs into his first love, Annie, now unhappily married to the town's chief of police--an abusive alcoholic. In his efforts to reclaim Annie, Keith will have to draw on all the skills of a violent lifetime.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book if you like tautness and suspense

  • By Marilyn on 04-26-11

Twisty, turny tale. A great story

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

Reviewed: 08-11-17

I read this book years ago. The telling of this story made it all come to life.

  • Beverly Hills Dead

  • By: Stuart Woods
  • Narrated by: Tony Roberts
  • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 91
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 66
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 65

Rick Barron, a former Beverly Hills cop, has risen to head of production of Centurion Pictures, and he's at the top of his game. But tensions are high in Hollywood, and when Rick's friend Sidney Brooks, a successful screenwriter, receives a subpoena from the House Un-American Activities Committee, Rick isn't surprised. The witch hunt is spreading, and those under investigation are Rick's closest friends - even his wife, the glamorous starlet Glenna Gleason.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • One of Stuart Woods' Best!

  • By Crusader on 06-28-09

A great slice of old Hollywood

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-13-16

A quick paced page turning fun ride through Hollywood history interwoven into this fiction. I can & will listen to this one again!

  • The Prince of Beverly Hills

  • By: Stuart Woods
  • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
  • Length: 8 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 101
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 85
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 86

Rick Barron, a sharp, capable detective on the Beverly Hills force, finds himself demoted after a run-in with a superior officer, but he soon lands a job other cops only dream about: the security detail for Centurion Pictures, one of the hottest studios in the midst of Hollywood's golden age of the late 1930s. As the protector of the studio's interests, Barron looks after the elite of filmdom's stars - among them Clete Barrow, a British leading man with a penchant for parties, and Glenna Gleason, a peach of a talent on the verge of stardom.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Don’t bother.

  • By KathieO on 08-12-18

Excelent movement throughout the book

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-07-16

Fast pased & fun book. A little racey here & there but great. A good listen or read.

  • Smooth Operator

  • By: Stuart Woods, Parnell Hall
  • Narrated by: Tony Roberts
  • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 697
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 613
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 606

When President Kate Lee calls Stone Barrington to Washington on an urgent matter, it's soon clear that a potentially disastrous situation requires the kind of help more delicate than even he can provide...and he knows just the right man for the job. Teddy Fay: ex-CIA, master of disguise, and a gentleman not known for abiding by legal niceties in the pursuit of his own brand of justice.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • much better than last book

  • By madeleine padilla on 08-21-18

Twists & Turns

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

Reviewed: 09-25-16

The newest of Stone Barrington's adventures is a fun rids woth several familiar characters. Have fun as ypu listen.

  • Blood Orchid

  • By: Stuart Woods
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
  • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 116
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 107
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 106

Blood Orchid is the third adventure of one of Stuart Woods' most engaging characters, Chief of Police Holly Barker. This time out, Holly is trying to get her life back together after the shattering loss of her fiancé. With the help of her wily Doberman, Daisy, and her father, Ham, she throws herself back into the job with a vengeance. At a local restaurant, Holly and Ham meet a gentleman new to the area, rich and dapper developer Ed Shine, who has found an evocative name for both his favorite flower and his latest real-estate venture: the "Blood Orchid".

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Listen

  • By Cheryl on 08-06-18

Blood Orcid is a page turner!

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

Reviewed: 08-05-16

lots of twists & turns! Some surprises as well. a great listen for everyonw. :-)

  • Capital Crimes

  • By: Stuart Woods
  • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
  • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 82
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 66
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 67

When a prominent conservative politician is killed inside his lakeside cabin, authorities have no suspect in sight. And two more seemingly different deaths might be linked to the same murderer. From a quiet DC suburb to the corridors of power to a deserted island hideaway in Maine, Will; his CIA director wife, Kate; and the FBI will track their man, set a trap - and await the most dangerous kind of quarry: a killer with a cause to die for....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Narration Detracted from Story

  • By Patricia D. Saleh on 01-07-16

great listen

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

Reviewed: 07-27-16

Lots of twists & turns. A great listen H matches up with the other Stewart Woods series. cant wait for more!