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  • Fallen Stars

  • The Demon Accords, Book 5
  • By: John Conroe
  • Narrated by: James Patrick Cronin
  • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,834
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,730
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,727

Sometimes discretion is the better part of valor. Sometimes it's just best to get the hell out of Dodge. After turning an ancient vampire to dust and stirring the Coven into a mob of pitchfork-and-torch-bearing vampires, Chris Gordon thinks it might be time for a road trip. So, leaving Tanya to calm the troubled masses, he heads south to help a North Carolina pack with some demon troubles.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • These books give you what you want

  • By KC Jones on 05-10-16

Enjoyable series but...

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

Reviewed: 11-02-18

I obviously enjoy this series since I have listened to this many of them. The but is the fact that the resolution to an issue is that Chris always gets a new “superpower “. He’s part vampire part werewolf part angel climbs walls throws his aura throws projectiles as fast as bullets and never misses great looking etc. there is nothing he doesn’t have or develops. That part gets a little tedious but over all a fairly good series 3.5/5

  • Shadow of the Exile

  • By: Mitchell Hogan
  • Narrated by: Neil Hellegers
  • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 47
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 45
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 45

Outcast and exiled, the demon Tarrik Nal-Valim has long been forgotten by the world of humans. At least, so he thinks. But when he is summoned as a last resort by a desperate sorcerer, it seems as though his past has caught up with him. The sorcerer is Serenity “Ren” Branwen, the daughter of Tarrik’s former master - and friend. Though she seems cold, driven, and ruthless, Tarrik can tell Ren has her back against a wall, and he is compelled by ferocious powers to obey her. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • WOW!!!

  • By David Sprouse on 10-27-18

I didn’t realize it is a romance

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

Reviewed: 11-02-18

It was ok. Not the deepest or most entangled plot and sometimes that’s what you need. What I didn’t realize was it was a romance. Which is fine, I listen to those to, just unexpected. What I didn’t care for, and I don’t care for in the romances I listen to, is how angst-y the hero was.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Scorpion Strike

  • Jonathan Grave Thriller Series, Book 10
  • By: John Gilstrap
  • Narrated by: Corey M. Snow
  • Length: 9 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 127
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 120
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 120

For Jonathan Grave and Gail Bonneville, the Crystal Sands Resort is the perfect getaway - until gunshots shatter the night. Wealthy guests are yanked out of their sleep, herded like animals, forced to submit to their captors' demands. But Jonathan and Gail are no ordinary vacationers. The assassins who invade their bungalow receive a deadly surprise.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • ACTION PACKED!!! May be the best of the series!!!!

  • By shelley on 06-28-18

Warning-change in narrorator

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

Reviewed: 07-13-18

The story line in pretty good but the change in narrorator is such a let down. He also doesn’t have the voice range to differentiate characters well. You can tell them apart but it’s more due to the writing than the voice. Really miss Boxers “big” voice.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Necroscope

  • By: Brian Lumley
  • Narrated by: James Langton
  • Length: 17 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,118
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,043
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,041

Harry Keogh is the man who can talk to the dead, the man for whom every grave willingly gives up its secrets, the one man who knows how to travel effortlessly through time and space to destroy the vampires that threaten all of humanity.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • ONE MUST NOT CURSE THE DEAD

  • By Jim "The Impatient" on 01-08-16

Interesting concept

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

Reviewed: 06-21-18

I liked the concept of the main character being able to talk to the dead and learn from them but when he starded using the Möbius strip to travel both time and distance it got to be a bit too much. Since that was at the end of the story all in all it was a good story until about the last 2hrs.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Zombie Fallout: Zero

  • By: Mark Tufo
  • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
  • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 980
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 929
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 924

Those who would seek a new world order have unleashed the most devastating virus onto mankind, and even they do not know the secrets hidden in their weapon. Follow along as Harry, a CDC scientist, races to figure out what exactly the virus is and how to stop it. It will be up to him and a group of marines led by Major Sanders to stop the zombie fallout before it ravages an unsuspecting world.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • As usual Mark Tufo does not disappoint

  • By AudioBook Reviewer on 01-09-17

Good but....

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

Reviewed: 06-21-18

It’s a good story and as usual Sean Runnette is excellent. But it is an expensive 2hrs of the story. If you are like me and started with book 1 and read these kind of books often then you know there is always a “patient zero”. Some other series continue the story from there. This one is totally unrelated to Mr T except at the end where it intros his story. It adds nothing to the series itself. It’s a beginning but no end. You get invested in the marine’s struggle and then it’s over.

  • Hit for Hire

  • A Noah Wolf Thriller, Book 4
  • By: David Archer
  • Narrated by: Adam Verner
  • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 128
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 117
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 116

David Archer is back with a vengeance with his newest hero, Noah Wolf. After fans raved about his debut series, The Sam Prichard Novels, Archer now is about to back even harder. People are already throwing out names like Mitch Rapp and Alex Cross, but don't take my word for it. See what all the fuss is about before Archer becomes a household name!

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • A Silly Triller

  • By Lawrence C. Baldassano on 05-02-18

Not the best

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

Reviewed: 06-01-18

The story itself was pretty good. My only fault with it Sarah. She is incredibly clingy and whiny during their assignment. I don’t know of any supervisor that would want that relationship to continue as it’s going. “Can you not go?” “Don’t do it, it’s dangerous “ etc. Tried to keep telling myself that none but Noah were professional soldiers but since they have been through the first 2 books that wasn’t washing it well.

  • The Devil's Code

  • Kidd, Book 3
  • By: John Sandford
  • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
  • Length: 8 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 264
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 237
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 241

When Kidd - artist, computer whiz, and professional criminal - learns of a colleague's murder, he doesn't buy the official story: that a jittery security guard caught the hacker raiding the files of a high-tech Texas corporation. It's not what his friend was looking for that got him killed. It's what he already knew. For Kidd and LuEllen, infiltrating the firm is the first move. Discovering the secrets of its devious entrepreneur is the next. But it's more than a secret.... It's a conspiracy. And it's landed Kidd and LuEllen in the cross-hairs of an unknown assassin hellbent on conning the life out of the ultimate con artists....

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • boring book

  • By Lori James on 09-08-18

Really really should have a different narrator

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

Reviewed: 12-30-17

Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?

Having a hard time finishing it.

Would you be willing to try another book from John Sandford? Why or why not?

I really enjoy Sanford’s Davenport series but not getting a different narrator was a HUGE mistake. The first 2hrs i kept expecting Lucas behaviors/snark. The next couple of hours I I just couldn’t get into it. Wrong voice for the dialogue made it easy to tune out. Have 3hr left and am taking a break.

What aspect of Richard Ferrone’s performance would you have changed?

He does a wonderful job he just shouldn’t do different main characters from the same author.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Fell Sword

  • By: Miles Cameron
  • Narrated by: Matthew Wolf
  • Length: 28 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,328
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,225
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,221

Loyalty costs money. Betrayal, on the other hand, is free. When the Emperor is taken hostage, the Red Knight and his men find their services in high demand - and themselves surrounded by enemies. The country is in revolt, the capital city is besieged, and any victory will be hard won. But the Red Knight has a plan. The question is, can he negotiate the political, magical, real, and romantic battlefields at the same time - especially when he intends to be victorious on them all?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Enjoying read

  • By Andrew on 06-12-14

Cannot say enough GREAT things!!

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

Reviewed: 03-21-17

If you could sum up The Fell Sword in three words, what would they be?

Wow! Wonderful! Wow!

What did you like best about this story?

Love the world Cameron has built. Can you visualize medieval Europe with magic?! GREAT characters, both primary and secondary, incredible attention to detail, and consistent story threads make this a wonderful book!!

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

So far only Book 1 & 2 by Miles Cameron. Loving it! He seems to be one of the few who actually read the book first and enjoyed it himself.

Any additional comments?

Great series!

  • Roak

  • Galactic Bounty Hunter
  • By: Jake Bible
  • Narrated by: Andrew B. Wehrlen
  • Length: 7 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 297
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 274
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 274

There are thousands of bounty hunters across the galaxy. Solid professionals that take jobs based on the credits the bounties afford. They follow the letter of the law so they can maximize those credits. Licensed, bonded, legal. Then there's Roak.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • "Just pay me what you owe me"

  • By Brian on 01-25-17

Disappointing...

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

Reviewed: 03-21-17

Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?

Not really. No character background, no world building. Just thrown in the path of a "great" bounty hunter who really really isn't. No investment in the main character at all. We learn more about his first "love" interest in the first part of the book than about him.
Narration was ok, sped it up to 1.25x speed. He has a pleasant voice but read overemphasizing way too much and made you feel he either hadn't read it himself or he just didn't quite understand tonal inflection.

What was your reaction to the ending? (No spoilers please!)

Nothing

Did Roak inspire you to do anything?

No

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

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  • Second Son: A Jack Reacher Story

  • By: Lee Child
  • Narrated by: Dick Hill
  • Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,061
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 961
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 962

In this new short story from #1 New York Times best-selling author Lee Child, available exclusively as an eBook, a young Jack Reacher knows how to finish a fight so it stays finished. He knows how to get the job done so it stays done. And, in one of his earliest challenges, he knows that his analytical brain is just as important as his impressive brawn.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • I have all 18 Jack Reacher books by Lee Child

  • By Henry on 12-26-13

Do not buy unless you are new to Jack Reacher

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

Reviewed: 10-01-16

What did you like best about Second Son: A Jack Reacher Story? What did you like least?

It is a greatlittle novella about Reacher as a very young man and Dick Hill as always reads the part perfectly; but this is the 3rd time I have heard this story!! If you have heard the book series you have heard this one. It is a total waste of money! Shame on you Lee Child!

If you’ve listened to books by Lee Child before, how does this one compare?

Fine

Which character – as performed by Dick Hill – was your favorite?

As alsways Jack

Did Second Son: A Jack Reacher Story inspire you to do anything?

Write a review to hopefully save someone some money

1 of 1 people found this review helpful