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  • Heartbreaker

  • By: Diana Palmer
  • Narrated by: Lauren Davis
  • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 163
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 93
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 95

J.B. Hammock played by his own rules, and rule number one was never settle down. He treated his women well, but with a no-strings detachment they all accepted. But sweet Tellie Maddox hovered about like a gossamer butterfly, always trying to take care of him, always caring about him. It was enough to make a confirmed bachelor take drastic measures.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Honest

  • By Nancy Robel on 10-02-06

Bad, just bad

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

Reviewed: 02-12-16

The "hero" was a real jerk, just awful. The heroine was unbelievably naive. The narrator sounded about twelve years old and didn't even attempt to change her voice for the male parts. It made the intimate scenes cringe worthy. I tried to get through it, but honestly skipped a lot. If you're thinking of using a credit on this be sure to listen to the audio sample, I wish I had.

  • Targeted

  • Deadly Ops, Book 1
  • By: Katie Reus
  • Narrated by: Sophie Eastlake
  • Length: 10 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 475
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 436
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 431

Former Marine sniper and current NSA agent Jack Stone has a new face to go with his new identity. But he still has the same tortured memories - which include the woman he let get away years ago. Now his new assignment in Miami will put him so close to the woman he's never been able to forget, he could reach out and touch her - if only she weren't under suspicion.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • AWESOME STORY LINE!

  • By Amy Cameron on 12-28-14

Great! Hard to put down!

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

Reviewed: 02-11-16

This is my first Katie Reus book. I wasn't disappointed. I look forward to reading more of her work!

  • Duncan's Bride

  • By: Linda Howard
  • Narrated by: Lesa Lockford
  • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 394
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 351
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 349

Reese Duncan wanted a wife, pure and simple. Someone to have children with, someone to help him rebuild his ranch, someone uncomplicated...and someone very different from his first wife, the woman who'd destroyed his life. But he hadn't bargained on Madelyn Patterson.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wanted: Wife....5 STAR fun~~~~

  • By Molly on 09-10-15

pretty good

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

Reviewed: 02-08-16

pretty good if you can suspend belief a while. I mean what rich beautiful woman would willingly marry a man like that for nothing at all? I kept thinking, what is she getting out of the deal to do this to herself? Supposedly it is because she fell head over heels for the neanderthal at first sight. I think the story would have been more believable if it had been set in an earlier time period, like the 1800s. Today's woman would not be told when and where she can go. No man would tell her to stay home, clean, have babies and dinner better be on the table when the husband gets home and swoon because he's just so darn dreamy...no man is that dreamy to put up with that.

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  • Love with the Proper Stranger

  • A Selection from UnstoppableA Selection from Unstoppable
  • By: Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated by: Melanie Ewbank, Patrick Lawlor
  • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 43
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 40
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 41

FBI agent John Miller was on the trail of a notorious female serial killer, and he couldn’t blow his cover to anyone. Not even the beguiling Mariah Carver, who had unwittingly entangled herself in a web of deadly deceit. The daring lawman couldn’t deny his feelings for Mariah, but he was poised to wed another woman: the ruthless Black Widow, who marries – then murders – her victims….

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Another Brockmann win

  • By just another book lover on 01-20-16

Another Brockmann win

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

Reviewed: 01-20-16

This is another Brockmann win. I love the romance, suspense and excitement in her novels. Also this is narrated by favorites too, Ewbank and Lawlor. I love their work on Brockmann's Troubleshooters series.

  • Stand-In Groom

  • By: Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated by: Kymberly Dakin
  • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 224
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 93
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 94

They met in the middle of a Boston street mugging. By the time Johnny Anziano helped rescue the new shop-owner on the block, he'd fallen completely in love. But it seemed like the romance was over before it even started. Because in less than a week, Chelsea Spencer was getting married. But then she asked Johnny for a favor that left the aspiring restaurateur reeling - a "business" proposition a man would be a fool to accept - and a damn fool not to.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Better than i expected!!

  • By RG on 02-03-10

Pretty good

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

Reviewed: 01-18-16

Pretty good. I've definitely read better from Brockmann, but not bad. I wish the woman that read the audio version had used a more masculine voice for Johnny. I've listened to quite a few books where a woman was reading and still made the man's voice sexy. This reader kept making me picture a fourteen year old boy. Not even remotely sexy...

  • Tennessee Moon

  • By: Norah Hess
  • Narrated by: Phoebe Zimmerman
  • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 19
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 13
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 13

Tennessee Man: Tall, quiet and darkly handsome, Matt Ingram had shouldered more than his share of life's burdens. Besides working his farm in the Cumberland Gap and raising his little nephew, he had to keep a watchful eye on his womanizing wastrel of a stepbrother. And he knew he had his work cut out for him on the night the two men first saw their beautiful neighbor

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • My favorite Norah Hess book

  • By just another book lover on 11-30-15

My favorite Norah Hess book

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

Reviewed: 11-30-15

This is my favorite Norah Hess book. Sure the characters can be a tad naive, but I love them. Zimmerman gives an excellent performance. I love the voice she gives the characters.

  • Prince Joe

  • By: Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated by: Ashley Adlon
  • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 671
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 497
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 495

Media consultant Veronica St. John has been hired to teach a rugged Navy SEAL to impersonate a European prince who's been targeted by terrorists. But one conversation and Veronica knows there's no way she can turn streetwise New Yorker Joe Catalanotto into nobility. Joe, on the other hand, is confident he's got what it takes. Two days isn't a lot of time to get the job done...but it's enough time to fall in love.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Earlier Work - Still Worth the "Read"

  • By R. D. MOORE on 09-29-10

Just okay for me

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

Reviewed: 11-24-15

Okay, so this wasn't a bad book, it was just okay. I guess I didn't find it to be all that great because I just came off of Brockmann's Troubleshooters series. Now that was a good series. The narration was excellent too. I guess I was just expecting the same from this series and was disappointed. It's not a bad book though, just not as good as I expected.

  • Hot Target

  • Troubleshooters, Book 8
  • By: Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor, Melanie Ewbank
  • Length: 15 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 182
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 163
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 164

Like most men of action, Navy SEAL chief Cosmo Richter never learned how to take a vacation. So when he finds himself facing a month's leave, he offers his services to Troubleshooters Incorporated. Founded by a former SEAL, the private-sector security firm is a major player in the ongoing war against terrorism and known for carrying out covert missions too volatile for official US military action. But Richter's first case is anything but under the radar.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Hot Target

  • By Suzanne pritchett on 06-17-17

Great read.

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

Reviewed: 10-20-15

Great addition to the Troubleshooters series. Cosmo wasn't what I expected. I think he might be my new favorite Seal. I look forward to reading the stories of the new guys in Troubleshooters Inc. It was great seeing Tom and Kelly again in this one. I've missed them.

  • Flashpoint

  • The Troubleshooters, Book 7
  • By: Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor, Melanie Ewbank
  • Length: 13 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 165
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 152
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 150

Jimmy Nash has already lived two lives - and he can't talk about either of them. Formerly an operative of a top secret government agency, he has found a new job with a shadowy company called Troubleshooters Inc. Created by a former Navy SEAL, Troubleshooters Inc. helps anyone in desperate need - which provides a perfect cover for its other, more perilous objective: covert special operations.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Feels Disconnected From the Series, but wait...

  • By M. Shea on 06-28-17

Good, just different.

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

Reviewed: 10-14-15

I was disappointed at first because the characters I've come to love in the Troubleshooters series are barely mentioned. It didn't take me long to become vested in these new characters though and love them too. I'm now looking forward to reading these new guys' stories. I gave the performance only four stars this time where I usually give them five, not because they weren't good, but because they read this one differently than they've read the previous books in this series. It was little things like pronouncing names differently than they previously had and giving Tom a new accent. (Tom and Cosmo do appear briefly in this book) they were still good, just different. That pretty much sums this book up, good, just different from the previous books.

  • Breaking Point

  • Troubleshooters, Book 9
  • By: Suzanne Brockmann
  • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor, Melanie Ewbank
  • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 160
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 151
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 150

As commander of the nation's most elite FBI counterterrorism unit, agent Max Bhagat leads by hard-driving example: pushing himself to the limit and beyond, taking no excuses, and putting absolutely nothing ahead of his work. That includes his deep feelings for Gina Vitagliano, the woman who won his admiration and his heart with her courage under fire. But when the shocking news reaches him that Gina has been killed in a terrorist bombing, nothing can keep Max from making a full investigation.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Breaking Point

  • By EMMY on 07-22-16

Great!

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

Reviewed: 10-09-15

This was a great ending to the Max/Gina and Grady/Molly's stories. The beginning was a little weird with the time hopping, but overall it was a great read, an excellent addition to the Troubleshooters series.

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