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Annie Armstrong

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  • Schisms

  • By: James Wolanyk
  • Narrated by: Natasha Soudek
  • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1

Three long years have passed since Anna, First of Tomas, survived the purge in Malijad after being forced to use her scribe sigils to create an army of immortals. Safely ensconced in the shelter of the Nest, a sanctuary woven by one of her young allies, Anna spends her days tutoring the gifted yet traumatized scribe, Ramyi, and coming to terms with her growing attachment to an expatriate soldier in her company. Away from her refuge, war drums continue to beat. Thwarted in her efforts to locate the elusive tracker and bring him to justice, Anna turns to the state of Nahora for help. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I love this series and audiobook! More please!

  • By Annie Armstrong on 08-24-18

I love this series and audiobook! More please!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-24-18

This is my new favorite series, author, and audiobook narrator. It was such a treat following the lead character’s maturation and growth from the first book of the series. She inspired me in daily life to be stronger with my own challenges. Hearing all the accents and voices made the experience even richer, and I was completely engaged. My only regret is that I don’t know when the next book is coming out!!!!! Thank you James and Natasha!

  • You Are the Placebo

  • Making Your Mind Matter
  • By: Dr. Joe Dispenza
  • Narrated by: Adam Boyce
  • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,119
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 960
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 954

Is it possible to heal by thought alone - without drugs or surgery? The truth is that it happens more often than you might expect. In You Are the Placebo, Dr. Joe Dispenza shares numerous documented cases of those who reversed cancer, heart disease, depression, crippling arthritis, and even the tremors of Parkinson's disease by believing in a placebo.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • missing

  • By Claudia DeHaviland on 02-10-17

BEST BOOK EVER, NO SH#T!!!!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 06-16-18

THIS BOOK IS PERFECT. Totally uplifting and inspiring. Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to write it, Dr. Joe! And Adam Boyce did an amazing job narrating... I love his voice and he was an excellent choice for the job! Thank you to both of you! This should be mandatory reading/listening for the entire human race!!!

  • Scribes

  • By: James Wolanyk
  • Narrated by: Natasha Soudek
  • Length: 14 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 6
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    3 out of 5 stars 6
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    3 out of 5 stars 6

Born into the ruins of Rzolka's brutal civil unrest, Anna has never known peace. Here, in her remote village - a wasteland smoldering in the shadows of outlying foreign armies - being imbued with the magic of the scribes has made her future all the more uncertain. Through intricate carvings of the flesh, scribes can grant temporary invulnerability against enemies to those seeking protection. In an embattled world where child scribes are sold and traded to corrupt leaders, Anna is invaluable.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • There is a story in there somewhere...

  • By ;) on 03-01-18

I love this audiobook!!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-01-18

Thank you for this wonderful story!!! I enjoyed every moment of it!!! Natasha Soudek did an amazing job!!!

0 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • You Are a Badass

  • How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life
  • By: Jen Sincero
  • Narrated by: Jen Sincero
  • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 204
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 180
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 178

You Are a Badass is the self-help audiobook for people who desperately want to improve their lives but don't want to get busted doing it. In this refreshingly entertaining how-to guide, best-selling author and world-travelling success coach Jen Sincero serves up 27 bite-size chapters full of hilariously inspiring stories, sage advice, easy exercises, and the occasional swear word, helping you to identify and change the self-sabotaging beliefs and behaviours that stop you from getting what you want.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Super basic

  • By Patrick on 08-29-17

GAMECHANGER

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Reviewed: 02-09-18

Thank you, Jen. Thank you for pouring yourself into this book and beautiful, loving narration. One of the most inspiring books ever written. Ever!

  • Till the Stars Fall

  • By: Kathleen Gilles Seidel
  • Narrated by: Natasha Soudek
  • Length: 15 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 9

In a small Minnesota mining town, young Krissa is sheltered from her violent father by Danny, the brother she idolizes. Danny, a budding musician, is determined to escape with his sister in tow. When the pair finally succeed, they meet Quinn, a privileged and wealthy college student. Drawn together by a passion for music, Danny and Quinn set up a successful pop group. As their stars begin to rise, Danny falls in love with fame, and Quinn and Krissa fall in love with each other.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Thinking Woman's Romance

  • By J. C. Georgia on 05-26-17

Soulful, touching, unforgettable

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-19-17

This extraordinary love story changed me. It healed my past and inspired my future. Thank you, thank you, thank you. Some books make the world a better place, and this one especially does.

  • We So Seldom Look on Love

  • By: Barbara Gowdy
  • Narrated by: Natasha Soudek
  • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1

With a particular focus on obsession and the abnormal, We So Seldom Look on Love explores life at its quirky extremes, pushing past limits of convention into lives that are fantastic and heartbreakingly real. Whether writing about the dilemma of a two-headed man who attempts to expunge his own pain or the shock of a woman who discovers she has married a transsexual, Gowdy convinces us with incisive detail, only to disarm us with black humor.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Beautiful and unforgettable

  • By Annie Armstrong on 07-19-17

Beautiful and unforgettable

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Reviewed: 07-19-17

This is a beautiful, haunting, fresh, exciting, soulful, spooky, unique, hilarious, and supremely unforgettable collection of stories.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Dreadnought

  • By: April Daniels
  • Narrated by: Natasha Soudek
  • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 247
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 230
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 232

Danny Tozer has a problem: She just inherited the powers of Dreadnought, the world's greatest superhero. Until Dreadnought fell out of the sky and died right in front of her, Danny was trying to keep people from finding out she's transgender. But before he expired, Dreadnought passed his mantle to her, and those secondhand superpowers transformed Danny's body into what she's always thought it should be. Now there's no hiding that she's a girl.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Beating super villains? Easy. Self-acceptance...?

  • By randomsai on 10-29-17

Dreadnought = AWESOME!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-19-17

I love this audiobook! It's soulful, fun, unique, fresh, and exciting. Thank you! Thank you!!!!!

2 of 5 people found this review helpful

  • The Girl with All the Gifts

  • By: M. R. Carey
  • Narrated by: Finty Williams
  • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 326
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 314
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 314

Melanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her 'our little genius'. Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap her into the wheelchair. She thinks they don't like her. She jokes that she won't bite, but they don't laugh. Melanie loves school. She loves learning about spelling and sums and the world outside the classroom and the children's cells.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wholly Unique

  • By Mariechen on 02-06-16

Best book ever

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Reviewed: 07-03-17

Perfect . Best book ever.. Best audiobook ever. Thank you. Thank you MR Carey and Finty. An absolute gem

  • The Boy on the Bridge

  • By: M. R. Carey
  • Narrated by: Finty Williams
  • Length: 13 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 52
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 49
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 49

Once upon a time, in a land blighted by terror, there was a very clever boy. The people thought the boy could save them, so they opened their gates and sent him out into the world. To where the monsters lived. In The Boy on the Bridge, M. R. Carey returns to the world of his phenomenal word-of-mouth best seller, The Girl With All the Gifts, for the very first time.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Not as good as Girl With All The Gifts, but still great

  • By Danny Keating on 05-06-18

Extraordinary. Best book ever, along with The Girl With All the Gifts. Thank you so so much, MR CAREY and FINTY.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-28-17

Extraordinary. Best book ever, along with The Girl With All the Gifts. Thank you so so much, MR CAREY and FINTY. You make the world a much better place.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Predator One

  • A Joe Ledger Novel, Book 7
  • By: Jonathan Maberry
  • Narrated by: Ray Porter
  • Length: 16 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,423
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    5 out of 5 stars 4,126
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,113

On opening day of the new baseball season, a small model-kit airplane flies down from the stands and buzzes the mound, where a decorated veteran pilot is about to throw out the first ball. The toy plane is the exact replica of the one flown by the war hero. Everyone laughs, thinking it's a prank or a publicity stunt. Until it explodes, killing dozens.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Maberry needs to get Ledger back to his roots.

  • By Marcus on 04-28-15

Jonathan Maberry is a genius, and so is Ray Porter.

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-23-17

The writing and performance is perfect. A totally addictive thrill ride. Ray Porter is the Marlon Brando of narration, and is more fun to listen to than sex, drugs, and rock and roll. Maberry makes every word absolutely delicious. Thanks, guys.