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  • Perfectly Imperfect

  • By: Harper Sloan
  • Narrated by: Shirl Rae, Zachary Webber
  • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 529
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 492
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 493

Mirror, mirror, who's the fairest of them all? I still cringe when I hear that line. A fairy tale that had girls pretending they were the fairest, the most beautiful, and the most entitled. A fairy tale most couldn't grow out of turned my haunted childhood memories into a living nightmare. Girls who grew up believing that pile of garbage became the meanest of all mean girls. And those mean girls were right. It was a line meant for all the beautiful people in the world, and I knew the answer would never be me.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This was the best of all her books

  • By Davis on 03-28-16

Great premise, lackluster execution with extra cheese

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

Reviewed: 12-22-18

Zach Webber was the best part of this book, his performance was flawless as always. The characters Victor, Ryan, and ivy... wait.. ALL the supporting characters, were two dimensional, and unrealistic. While the overall message was great, there was way too much cheese!! She could’ve had a beautiful arc with Willow without being so “on the nose” the entire time. I felt myself repeatedly cringe with the needless saccharine that plagued this story. If you enjoy predictable, sophomoric writing, or just need to hear Webber’s voice, (that was my reason for listening) then this is the book for you.

  • The Scribe

  • By: Elizabeth Hunter
  • Narrated by: Zachary Webber
  • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,333
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,248
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,247

Hidden at the crossroads of the world, an ancient race battles to protect humanity, even as it dies from within. Ava Matheson came to Istanbul looking for answers, but others came looking for her. A reckless warrior guards her steps, but will Malachi's own past blind him to the truth of who Ava might be? While ancient forces gather around them, both Ava and Malachi search for answers. Whispering voices. Deadly touch. Their passion should be impossible... or it could be the only thing that will keep them alive.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Terrific Listen, Terrific Story

  • By The Elf in the Kitchen on 01-14-15

Wonderful world, well written, incredible narration!!

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

Reviewed: 11-24-18

I found this book due to my love for Zachary Webber, and I am so glad I did! The story moves a little slow at first, but there is a lot of exposition introducing this wonderful mystical world that is intertwined with ours. It is well worth the read/listen.

  • Playing for Keeps

  • 'Fantasy' Football - Season 1
  • By: Liz Matis
  • Narrated by: Christine Padovan
  • Length: 5 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 96
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 87
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 86

Journalist Samantha Jameson always wanted to be one of the boys, but Ryan Terell won't let her join the club. Fresh from the battlegrounds of Iraq, reporting on a bunch of overgrown boys playing pro football is just the change of scenery she needs. If trying to be taken seriously in the world of sports writing wasn't hard enough, Ryan, her college crush, is only making it harder. As a tight-end for the team she's covering, he is strictly off limits.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • A Nice short listen.

  • By Dawn on 04-02-15

Narrator is so “unaffected” it borders on comedy

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

Reviewed: 11-23-18

The story is cute but I couldn’t get past the voices. Instead of getting lost in a great narrative, I found myself groaning with embarrassment due to the horrible narration. The narrator makes the male voices sound like they are either supremely stupid or stoned. Maybe both. It detracts from the story so badly I couldn’t stop laughing. Whoever was the audio director should’ve put a stop to it. I wanted to like the book but the narrator simply ruined it.