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  • Behind Her Eyes

  • A Novel
  • By: Sarah Pinborough
  • Narrated by: Anna Bentinck, Josie Dunn, Bea Holland, and others
  • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,847
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,864
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 11,870

Louise is a single mom, a secretary, stuck in a modern-day rut. On a rare night out, she meets a man in a bar, and sparks fly. Though he leaves after they kiss, she's thrilled she finally connected with someone. When Louise arrives at work on Monday, she meets her new boss, David. The man from the bar. The very married man from the bar...who says the kiss was a terrible mistake but who still can't keep his eyes off Louise.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • BEST AUDIBLE BOOK EVER .....GRIPPING and UNEXPECTED

  • By Trisha on 03-06-18

Hated the Ending

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

Reviewed: 06-01-18

Didn't care for the ending but the book kept my attention the whole way through.

  • Lincoln in the Bardo

  • A Novel
  • By: George Saunders
  • Narrated by: Nick Offerman, David Sedaris, George Saunders, and others
  • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 7,098
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,660
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 6,624

The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented. February 1862. The Civil War is less than one year old. The fighting has begun in earnest, and the nation has begun to realize it is in for a long, bloody struggle. Meanwhile, President Lincoln's beloved eleven-year-old son, Willie, lies upstairs in the White House, gravely ill.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Creative

  • By Sharey on 09-04-17

Odd, hard to follow, boring

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

Reviewed: 05-15-18

I simply did not enjoy this book. The performance was good from the audio but the storing was odd, confusing, difficult to follow and most of all boring. I feel like this book got praised simply because of its concept and not the actual story.

  • Effective Communication Skills

  • By: Dalton Kehoe, The Great Courses
  • Narrated by: Dalton Kehoe
  • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,148
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,002
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 976

From asking a waiter for an unusual substitution to urging a service manager to get your car finished sooner to swaying your significant other toward a particular film or show, many of the decisions you make are decided by talking. And no matter why you engage in face-to-face talk, there's no way to insulate yourself from the dangers of miscommunication. These 24 mind-opening lectures are your chance to learn more about how you communicate verbally, the common problems you can encounter in doing so, and how you can improve your own effectiveness.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Interesting Lectures with a Misleading Description

  • By James Garritano on 08-25-13

Interesting Course

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

Reviewed: 07-20-17

At first I thought this course was slow to get started. But what Professor Kehoe was doing is setting up the background framework of how communication works in order to drive his concepts home more clearly.

I got some great takeaways from this series. Mainly the use of dialogue talk which means I need to focus on listening to understand rather than listening to reply.

The last few lectures are great and I highly recommend them for anyone in management. I'm going to re-listen to these often to help keep this fresh on my mind as I deal with people daily at the management level.

  • The Story of Christianity, Vol. 2, Revised and Updated

  • The Reformation to the Present Day
  • By: Justo L. González
  • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
  • Length: 18 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 112
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 97
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 94

Beginning with the Protestant Reformation of the 16th century, this fully revised and updated second volume of The Story of Christianity continues the marvelous history of the world's largest religion. Award-winning historian Justo González brings to life the people, dramatic events, and theological debates that have shaped Protestantism, Catholicism, and Orthodoxy.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • An excellent and objective view if church history

  • By Larry on 07-14-17

Good information but tedious

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

Reviewed: 05-30-17

Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

It depends. If they are a fan of history than yes, if not then no.

What three words best describe Michael Kramer’s voice?

I love Michael Kramer's voice. I've listened to two books of his and he did great with both.

Could you see The Story of Christianity, Vol. 2, Revised and Updated being made into a movie or a TV series? Who should the stars be?

No, this is a dry history read.

Any additional comments?

The author no doubt did great research and laid out the history from the reformation and on. However I just couldn't get into this like I did with volume 1. I think the format made it difficult to follow and at times the details got repetitive by rehashing the same movement for each region.

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  • The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

  • By: Edmund Morris
  • Narrated by: Mark Deakins
  • Length: 26 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,179
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,903
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,903

Described by the Chicago Tribune as "a classic," The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt stands as one of the greatest biographies of our time. The publication of The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt on September 14th, 2001, marked the 100th anniversary of Theodore Roosevelt becoming president.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent book, excellent narrator.

  • By Chris M on 11-11-10

Long but Good

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

Reviewed: 02-15-17

Would you consider the audio edition of The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt to be better than the print version?

I enjoyed the audio version of this book. I thought the narrator did a great job of bring Teddy's voice and accent to life. I felt like I was listening to the real Teddy when the narrator imitated his voice.