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  • Run

  • A Thriller
  • By: Blake Crouch
  • Narrated by: Phil Gigante
  • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,398
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,265
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,270

Five days ago a rash of bizarre murders swept the country. Senseless. Brutal. Seemingly unconnected. A cop walked into a nursing home and unloaded his weapons on elderly and staff alike. A mass of school shootings. Prison riots of unprecedented brutality. Mind-boggling acts of violence in every state. Four Days Ago the murders increased ten-fold. Three days ago the President addressed the nation and begged for calm and peace. Two days ago the killers began to mobilize. Yesterday all the power went out. Tonight....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Not for everyone but I enjoyed it

  • By Steven on 09-04-16

One of the best books I've ever experienced.

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

Reviewed: 12-18-17

I read this book years ago and loved it then. Listening to it performed was even better. I was so invested in the characters of this story I would think about it when not reading/listening. It is so easy to fall into the trappings of daily life and take for granted what matters. This book reminds me that the grind of "making a life" can sometimes take away from truly living and loving. I don't need many reminders, I have lived through enough ugly to cherish all that is beautiful about my life. However, this book sure does remind me how close to edge we all live and how quickly it could all change. I am so glad I listened again as I had forgotten the story it had been so long since I had read it. This one is going in my "To read again" folder for sure.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • Evil Never Dies

  • Lizzy Gardner Series, Book 6
  • By: T. R. Ragan
  • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
  • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 921
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 817
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 817

Private investigator Lizzy Gardner believed in law and order once. But after losing a loved one to a killer and watching too many vicious predators game the system and walk free, she's traded flawed justice for perfect vengeance.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • What happens next?I don't want this series to END!

  • By shelley on 08-11-15

Wonderful

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

Reviewed: 11-13-17

This whole series is phenomenal. I am heartbroken the series ends with this book. I want more, more and more!!

  • All of a Sudden

  • By: R.P. Wolff
  • Narrated by: Danielle Brown
  • Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 36
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 36

On April 21, 2016, three vastly different individuals of different ages woke up on top of their graves. Each of them died on April 20 but in different years, and each of them had not aged since their untimely deaths. The three struggled to acclimate themselves into a society that doubted their identity. People didn't believe them. Beverley and Frank sought revenge against the tormentors who were responsible for their violent deaths. Madison, who feared being sent to an orphanage, searched for someone to care for her.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • All of a Sudden

  • By jey cee on 06-03-17

Not bad.

Overall
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-05-17

This book was just OK for me. I did enjoy the idea for the story itself. I thought it was pretty cool to have the past brought into the present like this. I did not however, enjoy the narrator. I've listened to another book by this author that had bad narration as well and although this one was better than that one, it still wasn't great. I feel like the narrator was really trying to project emotion into her reading but it just wasn't enough. That's really my biggest complaint though. The story flowed well, had a decent pace and was concluded nicely. I was gifted this book by the author/publisher in exchange for an honest review. I don't know if I would recommend buying this book but it would be worth a credit.

  • Swallow

  • Kindred, Book 2
  • By: Scarlett Finn
  • Narrated by: Tieran Wilder
  • Length: 10 hrs and 6 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11

She's strong and dedicated, committed and selfless. She needs her touchstone, but Raven's not the same. Reeling from the impact of recent tragedy, Raven isn't as focused as the Kindred need him to be. When old enemies return without showing any respect, timetables at McCormack Manor change. The danger hasn't dwindled. Only her love has the strength and the ability to steer them through.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Riveting! Erotic! Intense! Follow Up To Book One!

  • By Cheri on 04-05-17

My kind of book.

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-01-17

This is the second book in a series. I loved this book as much as the first and the third. I haven't gotten the others yet. The characters in this book are mysterious and bad ass. I love Brody and all his brooding. This book has a great, fast pace and touches enough on the previous book so you know what's going on and why. I was gifted this book by the author/publisher in exchange for an honest review. I love this series and book and reccomend it to anyone who likes this genre. It does have some explicit sex scenes so if you're not into that then you may want to skip it. I think they're awesome though.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Bad Games

  • By: Jeff Menapace
  • Narrated by: Gary Tiedemann
  • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 915
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 843
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 851

The Lambert Family is heading to Crescent Lake, a rural cabin community in western Pennsylvania, for an idyllic weekend getaway. Some fishing, some barbecue, some games...

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • An addicting novel and narration!

  • By Sheryl Hughes on 06-04-17

Yes!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-30-17

I had previously read this trilogy and liked them all very much. It was a different experience having them read to me and I loved it! It had been years since I had read them so it was like hearing it all for the first time. This first book in the series really sets the scene. All of the characters are done very well and the narration is just perfect. The "bad guys" in this story are just twisted, to say the least. I love Amy and Patrick and can relate to them so much as they remind me of myself and husband. This book is full of funny banter, demented games, tragic casualties and bad ass bold moves. I was gifted this book by the author/publisher in exchange for an honest review. Here's how much I like this book. After getting this one finished I immediately went and purchased the other two books in the series and finished them in a matter of days!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Port Fee: A Storm Ketchum Adventure

  • By: Garrett Dennis
  • Narrated by: Ward Paxton
  • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 28
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 25
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 25

Underwater, everybody can hear you scream, but they can't tell where you are.... Ketch is at it again in the magical Outer Banks of North Carolina, in this new adventure from the author of Port Starbird and Port of Refuge. It's a picture-perfect summer afternoon on a pristine beach near a ghost seaport on an uninhabited island. What could go wrong? But things do, when two bodies wash ashore and Ketch stumbles upon clues that lead to the sunken treasure of an old-time buccaneer off Portsmouth Island.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Combines mystery, history, and action

  • By Kayceen on 02-12-17

Meh

Overall
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-30-17

This book just wasn't for me. For the first time ever I didn't finish the book. I wasn't a fan of the narration or the storyline. I didn't connect with the characters and wasn't into the pace. I finished almost eighty five percent of the book before I had to quit. This book was gifted to me from the author/publisher in exchange for an honest review. I actually feel bad that I got this one since I may have kept someone who would've enjoyed it more from getting it. It wasn't an awful book just not quite suited to me I guess.

  • The One That Got Away

  • By: Simon Wood
  • Narrated by: Emily Durante
  • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 2,012
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,791
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,785

Graduate students Zoë and Holli only mean to blow off some steam on their road trip to Las Vegas. But something goes terribly wrong on their way home, and the last time Zoë sees her, Holli is in the clutches of a sadistic killer. Zoë flees with her life, changed forever.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Well Done Suspense Novel

  • By qpj100 on 02-12-16

Pretty darn good

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

Reviewed: 04-07-17

I really enjoyed this book. The pace was great, the characters relatable and the narration was good as well. Zoe is a great lead character in the story and Greening is a great supporting character. I liked knowing who the bad guy is and hearing his point of view. Brando's part in the story was very sad but I liked the inclusion of him in the mix. I would've liked a little more as far as what Zoe does with her life afterwards other than the abrupt ending given but overall, this was a really good book. I was gifted this book by the author/publisher in exchange for and honest review. Even though it was given to me I definitely feel it is worth the cost or credit.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Fifty Stories of Lewd Erotica

  • 50 Stories of Threesomes, Lesbians, MILFs, Gangbangs, and Anal Sex
  • By: Ellie North, Lora Lane, Kaylee Jones, and others
  • Narrated by: Kelly Morgan, Sierra Kline, Felicity Knight, and others
  • Length: 24 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 106
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 90
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 93

There's nothing like really explicit erotic romance stories to get the blood pumping. This collection is filled with sexiness - with first anal sex and bondage, double penetration threesomes, first time lesbian sex in public, MILFs rough revenge sex with a stranger, and more. This 50-story collection has it all! Download today!

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • A story for every taste

  • By AmazonCustomer on 04-07-17

Smutty good fun!

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

Reviewed: 04-04-17

What did you love best about Fifty Stories of Lewd Erotica?

The variety of stories. There was every kind of erotic story you could ask for. Some were funny, some were very dirty and some were a little weird.

Who was your favorite character and why?

That's impossible to say since there were literally fifty stories!

What aspect of the narrators’s performance would you have changed?

There were several narrators. Some were better than others of course but most were pretty good. There were one or two that weren't as good as the others but none were awful. I guess I would change the ones that didn't read with much feeling expressed in their tone.

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

Any which way but loose. 😀

Any additional comments?

I was gifted this book by the author and/or publisher in exchange for an honest review. I was glad to get this book and would recommend it to anyone looking for a good variety of smutty goodness.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • The Voice of Waterfalls

  • By: Natasha A. Salnikova
  • Narrated by: Michelle Marie
  • Length: 10 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 27
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 26
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 26

Inga manages to escape from a house of terror where she was held as a sex slave along with other girls who were kidnapped. She is chased into the woods and runs onto the road, almost falling under the wheels of an approaching car. She thought, it would be better to die that way than to return to her captors. The driver of the car, to her surprise, saves her. He brings her to his house and introduces her to his family: his mother, his father, and his younger sister.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Nice and spooky!

  • By The Drewster on 05-06-18

Cool story, not so cool narration.

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

Reviewed: 04-04-17

Would you listen to The Voice of Waterfalls again? Why?

Maybe, I really did enjoy the story. I just wasn't crazy about the narrator. I liked the supernatural element, I don't listen/read many of them, but it was good. I thought Anthony was a good character as well as Inga. The whole Zinger/Gonzalez crew were nuts and I thought it made for an interesting storyline.

What other book might you compare The Voice of Waterfalls to and why?

A Heather Graham book maybe? I don't and haven't read a lot of books that have a supernatural tone.

What three words best describe Michelle Marie’s performance?

Abrupt, monotonous, lackluster. I didn't think her performance was awful by any means. It just wasn't quite up to par with some of the outstanding ones that I have experienced prior. She did do separate voices for the characters that were okay. Her best one was Mom Cindy by far.

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

From one hell to another.

Any additional comments?

I was gifted this book by the author and/or publisher in exchange for an honest review. I did enjoy the book and would recommend it. I don't know if I would spend a credit on it but it is a good book.

2 of 4 people found this review helpful

  • Savage Highway

  • By: Richard Godwin
  • Narrated by: Scott Cummings
  • Length: 5 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 15
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 15

On a remote highway in Arizona women are disappearing at truck stops. Journalist Johnny Sullivan travels to the area to investigate. He encounters hitchhiker Patty, who is being hunted by violent trucker Red. Patty tells Johnny of the local myth of the maniac trucker. Johnny also meets Valentino de La Cruz, a mysterious Mexican who is looking for his missing sister.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Seriously Twisted!

  • By Big Cheese on 04-04-17

My kind of twisted.

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

Reviewed: 03-11-17

What made the experience of listening to Savage Highway the most enjoyable?

The many twists and turns of characters and finding out who is bad and who is not.

What other book might you compare Savage Highway to and why?

Somewhat similar to an Edward Lee kind of darkness but not as intense as Lee.

Which character – as performed by Scott Cummings – was your favorite?

Patty. I felt so sorry for her. I thought she was an absolute badass and was stoked for how things work out for her.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

I wanted to but couldn't. I did listen a second time though just to better "hear"the story. It's a bit complex the first time through!

Any additional comments?

I was gifted this book by the author/publisher for an unbiased review. I loved this book and am always happy when I get one gifted to me that I enjoy so much!