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  • Boating: A Life's Journey

  • By: Terry Kimmel
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 76
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 75
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 75

This audiobook is a delightful light-hearted tale about boating. It is the memoir of a lifelong boater, written from the perspective of a person who has not made a living at sea but is just there because he enjoys being on the water. The audiobook has stories about his pets on board and about the people he meets traveling the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterways (GIWW). He traveled extensively for 10 years in a Grand Banks trawler. This journey has been just part of his lifelong boating adventures seeking that elusive boating paradise.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This book is a keeper

  • By Harry Boyle on 02-10-14

Boating a Life's Journey

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

Reviewed: 09-21-14

If you could sum up Boating: A Life's Journey in three words, what would they be?

BOATS AND MORE BOATS

What was one of the most memorable moments of Boating: A Life's Journey?

I liked when the author reminisced about the way boating was only a few years back and how this or that has changed

What does Joshua Bennington bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

The narrator gave the audio book a conversational tone, all most like you were talking to the author and he was telling you his story down at the dock

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

The story of the purchase of authors ideal boat and his dealing with the boat dealership. This must happen to a lot of boat buyers because it also happened to us

Any additional comments?

If you are a boater or like being on the water this book will entertain you and give you a smile

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • Extreme Measures

  • By: Rachel Carrington
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 6 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 22
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23

Four years ago, Erin's life changed drastically. Her drug-addicted brother killed her parents, and her marriage disintegrated. Her husband Matt, an FBI agent, had done his duty when he'd arrested Stuart, but she'd been too caught up in her own grief to allow him to help her move through the shadows of pain. Now Matt is back, but it isn't to attempt reconciliation. Her brother has escaped from Attica, and Erin is his next target. Matt will stop Stuart by any means necessary.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Worst narrator ever!

  • By Elizabeth Schaeffer on 12-08-14

Extreme Measures

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

Reviewed: 09-21-14

Would you consider the audio edition of Extreme Measures to be better than the print version?

The audio book version is always better than the printed version because the narrator gives the characters a personality or another dimension missing in the printed version

What other book might you compare Extreme Measures to and why?

You might compare "Extreme Measures" with "Tested by Fire" they are booth action romance stories

Have you listened to any of Joshua Bennington’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

We have listened to a few other audio books by Joshua Bennington and we have found them all good but this book he brought the characters out and gave them each their own personality

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

I could have listened to this audio book at one sitting if I had the time, I certainly had the interest!

Any additional comments?

This book was well written and it was performed by a narrator that gave the whole book more realism.

  • Flying North South East and West: Arctic to the Sahara

  • By: Captain Terry Reece
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 9 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 24

How can one pilot cram so much into a single lifetime? Climb into Captain Terry Reece's cockpit, fasten your seatbelt, and hold on for an exciting journey into the world of aviation. Born to a family of transplanted North Carolinians who moved to Washington State, a young Reece explored the hills of the Pacific Northwest. Hiking in the mountains and being a fire lookout gave him a taste of adventure, but he craved more-and he got it.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Narrator Fail

  • By Chet on 05-20-17

Humorous Alaskan pilot memoirs

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

Reviewed: 09-21-14

Where does Flying North South East and West: Arctic to the Sahara rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

This audio book rates at the top of the audio book I have listened to

What does Joshua Bennington bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

Joshua Bennington brings the characters to life and gives them a personality that would be missing in the printed version

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

Landing on and finding the ice island

Any additional comments?

If you like airplanes, adventure and humor you will like this audio book

  • Tested by Fire

  • He Sought Revenge - He Found Life (Action Adventure)
  • By: Pat Patterson
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23

In this First Responders novel, paramedic Jim Stockbridge responds to an EMS call in the ghetto and finds his best friend brutally stabbed and shot. Consumed with rage, he hunts down Sid Drake's killers and renders his own form of justice. But soon Jim finds himself lost, tangling with a vicious street gang and its ruthless warlord, William "J-Rock" Jackson.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Intense, realistic, impossible to put down

  • By Fire Dad ^6 on 11-02-14

A first responders story with a little religion

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

Reviewed: 09-21-14

Where does Tested by Fire rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

I would have to rate "Tested by Fire" as one of the top audio books I have listened to. I particularly liked the narration by Joshua bennington

What was one of the most memorable moments of Tested by Fire?

When Jim's faith is tested

Which character – as performed by Joshua Bennington – was your favorite?

The inner city black characters were done very well by Joshua Bennington

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

If I had the time I would have loved to have listened to the book non-stop

Any additional comments?

This was a well written book and performed by a great narrator. We hearty recommend the audio book

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Joshua's Tree

  • Joshua's Tree Trilogy
  • By: N.W. Harris
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 19

When a skateboarding accident hurls 17-year-old Joshua Tyler into a dismal future overrun by flesh-eating mutants, he taps into the strength and courage hidden within him and manages to stay alive, only to discover his horrifying relationship to the scientific genius who brought all life on Earth to the brink of annihilation. Aided by Nadia, a beautiful warrior student who believes he may be the prophesized savior sent to rescue her people, Josh learns to fight for survival.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Fansasy that keeps you interested in the outcome

  • By Harry Boyle on 08-23-14

Action packed time-traveler

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

Reviewed: 09-21-14

Where does Joshua's Tree rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

This audio book is one of the better books I have listened to, mainly because of the narrator

Which character – as performed by Joshua Bennington – was your favorite?

I liked the voice of Nadia

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

Yes, it was hard to turn off when my trip was over

Any additional comments?

Very different time-travel story that needs an ending or another book