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  • Girl Unknown

  • A Novel
  • By: Karen Perry
  • Narrated by: Tracy Keating, Conor Maloney, Richard Flood
  • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 28
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 28
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 28

David and Caroline Connolly are swimming successfully through their marriage’s middle years - raising two children; overseeing care for David’s ailing mother; leaning into their careers. Then one early fall afternoon, a student of sublime, waiflike beauty appears in David’s university office and says, “I think you might be my father.”

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Disappointed

  • By LeeAnn on 04-04-18

Come for the book, stay for the narration.

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

Reviewed: 03-19-18

Really enjoyed most of this book until the end. Then I wanted to stop but made it through due to the excellent narration. No real characters to root for but if you are looking for a novel where all the characters are deeply imperfect, this will hold your interest.

  • Two Kinds of Truth

  • By: Michael Connelly
  • Narrated by: Titus Welliver
  • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,232
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 7,589
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,548

Harry Bosch is back as a volunteer working cold cases for the San Fernando Police Department and is called out to a local drugstore where a young pharmacist has been murdered. Bosch and the town's three-person detective squad sift through the clues, which lead into the dangerous, big business world of pill mills and prescription drug abuse.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Bosch Survives Two Career Ending Threats

  • By Russell on 11-20-17

Best of both worlds.

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

Reviewed: 01-24-18

You get a Bosch novel with a health dose of Mickey Haller too. Titus Welliver needs to narrate all Bosch novels forevermore!

  • The Midnight Line

  • A Jack Reacher Novel
  • By: Lee Child
  • Narrated by: Dick Hill
  • Length: 13 hrs and 6 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,799
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,021
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,987

Reacher takes a stroll through a small Wisconsin town and sees a class ring in a pawn shop window: West Point 2005. A tough year to graduate: Iraq, then Afghanistan. The ring is tiny, for a woman, and it has her initials engraved on the inside. Reacher wonders what unlucky circumstance made her give up something she earned over four hard years. He decides to find out. And find the woman. And return her ring. Why not?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Reacher doing what Reacher does!

  • By shelley on 11-07-17

Standard Reacher fare.

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

Reviewed: 12-26-17

If you are a Real fan, you will like this book. I found myself bored in parts and it dragged at times.

  • Supercell

  • By: H.W. "Buzz" Bernard
  • Narrated by: Drew Commins
  • Length: 9 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 49
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 45
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 45

Chuck Rittenburg was one of the most intrepid storm chasers in the country until a bad decision resulted in the death of a young couple who'd paid to ride along. A decade later - broke, divorced, and estranged from his college-age children - he's got nothing left to lose. When a film producer offers Chuck one million dollars to help find and photograph a deadly tornado in Oklahoma, Chuck sees a chance to earn his kids' respect again-and maybe his own.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • It's rather windy outside today!

  • By Matthew on 05-26-16

Solid Weather Thriller

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

Reviewed: 04-05-17

What did you love best about Supercell?

I liked the intricate weather research the author used as well as the history of tornados given.

Who was your favorite character and why?

Chuck. He had every reason to give up , but he didn't!

What about Drew Commins’s performance did you like?

I really enjoyed his different character voices - it was easy to tell the characters apart.

If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

Twister-Part 2.

Any additional comments?

I thought there were a few heavy handed parts regarding the Bible and homosexuality but I would definitely try this author/narrator combo again.
I was voluntarily provided this free review copy audiobook by the author, narrator, or publisher.