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  • The Last Warrior of Unigaea

  • Volume 1
  • By: Harmon Cooper
  • Narrated by: Jeff Hays, Annie Ellicott, Soundbooth Theater
  • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 137
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 129
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 130

Oric Rune, A Player Killer with nothing left to lose, wants nothing more than to avenge the villagers of Ducat, who were butchered before his very eyes by the Drachma Killers. But with the people of the Rune Lands encroaching on the southern cities of Unigaea, and something brewing in the sky that could prove fatal to the entire online world, Oric must make the choice between personal vengeance, and becoming the hero he is destined to be. Joining him on his epic journey are a giant Tagvornin wolf, a mute Solar Mage, and a cunning illusionist named Sam Raid.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Great start to a new LitRPG series

  • By Michelle on 09-11-17

Another Gem!

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

Reviewed: 09-05-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
Yet again, harmon Cooper transports us to another reality. Not being a gamer, after I was done with this I had to re-watch Sword Art Online once again to sustain the buzz. Great narration as well.

  • Fantasy Online: Hyperborea

  • By: Harmon Cooper
  • Narrated by: Jeff Hays
  • Length: 10 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 341
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 321
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 321

Nineteen-year-old Ryuk Matsuzaki and his best friend Tamana decide to start over with new avatars. When Tamana is suddenly killed right in front of him in a Tokyo subway, Ryuk knows there is only one place he can search for answers -- Tritania, the world's most popular online fantasy world. Standing in his way are a mysterious guild known as the Shinigami, and his older brother, a Yakuza crime lord hell-bent on squashing his dreams.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • a fun and interesting story underneath the humor

  • By AudioBook Reviewer on 08-22-17

A New Beginning in a Familiar Universe,

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

Reviewed: 07-26-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
I'm glad to see Mr. Cooper is still giving us great stories in his online universe. Exploring further corners with the perspective of new characters helps understand the immensity and diversity of his created world. I'm always looking forward to a new adventure and I don't even have to play any video games. The narration was spot on as always.

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  • High Fantasy

  • The Feedback Loop, Volume 3
  • By: Harmon Cooper
  • Narrated by: Jeff Hays
  • Length: 5 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 31
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30

Quantum Hughes and the Dream Team dive to Tritania, a JRPG fantasy Proxima World filled with dragons, orcs, floating continents, and magic. With the clock ticking, and his problems in the real world growing, including his legal troubles and his blossoming relationship with Frances Euphoria, Quantum is forced to make a decision that could change his life forever. The stakes are higher than they've ever been. Four worlds collide in the third installment of The Feedback Loop Series.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Fab continuation of the series.

  • By Bikram Agarwal on 08-07-17

Harmon Cooper has done it again.

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

Reviewed: 07-09-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
In my opinion these books keep getting better and better. The dark humor and unbelievability of what goes on keeps you wanting more. I'm not sure if I would shoot Quantum on sight or give him a bro hug.
Once again the performance was great.

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  • Cyclops Road

  • By: Jeff Strand
  • Narrated by: Joe Hempel
  • Length: 7 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 116
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 108
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 108

Evan Portin is at a sad, scary place in his life. While taking a long walk to compose himself and figure out where to go from here, he encounters a young woman being mugged in a park. When he tries to intervene, he discovers that she doesn't need his help. At all. Her name is Harriett. She is very, very good at defending herself. Everything she owns is in a large backpack. She's never seen a cell phone. She's never been in a car. She's never really ventured into the outside world. And she says she's traveling across the country to slay a Cyclops. She's crazy, right?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • AMAZING!!!!

  • By Natalie @ ABookLoversLife on 04-11-17

This was a great surprise.

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

Reviewed: 06-19-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
When I got this I thought it was going to be a story about someone with mental illness. The Author made many references to the classical "Cyclops" and their stories and made a real modern day book about mythology. I recommend it.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Steampunk Is Dead

  • The Feedback Loop, Book 2
  • By: Harmon Cooper
  • Narrated by: Jeff Hays
  • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 47
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 46
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 46

Instead of focusing on his recovery, Quantum Hughes takes an assignment alongside Frances Euphoria to an online world called Steam in search of a Proxima Developer. True to his nature, Quantum acts out of turn, causing the entire world to turn against him. This gives him two options: return to The Loop for help, or try and hold his own. There is also the problem of the Reapers, who have appeared in Steam ready to hunt him down, or worse, kill him. The real world, The Loop, and Steam - three places with their own rules, their own enemies.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • "Welcome to the real world, Quantum."

  • By Norma Miles on 07-20-17

Even Better Than Book 1!

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

Reviewed: 06-19-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
I don't even know where to start, this book had me laughing almost the entire time. For some dark reason Harmon Cooper and I have a very similar sense of humor.
I don't even play video games, but with some more of these books I don't have to. The narration and voicing were great as well. Looking forward to the next installment.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Automaton's Wife

  • Society for Paranormals, Book 2
  • By: Vered Ehsani
  • Narrated by: Alison Larkin
  • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13

Beatrice Knight has enough to contend with: A zebra is dead on her lawn, her horse is possessed, and a gentleman has arrived with the temerity to propose to her. To top it off, her dead husband, Gideon, has absconded with an automaton, threatening to return for his wife. The wife in question, however, soon has other issues, for a killer has moved into town with a nasty habit of carving up the victims. As luck should dictate, who should be the next target but Mrs. Knight herself?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5/5 Charming, Witty, Weird

  • By sci teacher on 10-04-17

It really fits into its time period.

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

Reviewed: 06-07-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
This book was very well written and narrated. Sometimes when people write these kinds of story you can tell that they don't have a feeling for the literature of the time. That is not the case here. I loved the concept and the story ark.
I usually listen to books while I'm at work and I couldn't multi-task while listening to this one. Pay attention and enjoy.

  • Remember Bowling Green: The Adventures of Frederick Douglass - Time Traveler

  • An Alternative History Novel, Book 1
  • By: David Niall Wilson, Patricia Lee Macomber
  • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
  • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 14

Something very strange is going on in Bowling Green, Kentucky. A masked terrorist attacks a local politician and a news reporter at a minor league baseball game. A Gay Pride parade is bombed. A veteran's home is invaded and taken over by new ownership, and every resident that is not Caucasian has suddenly...disappeared.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Silly and irreverant political satire

  • By C.T. on 05-30-17

This isn't as funny as it sounds.

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

Reviewed: 06-07-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
From the beginning I thought this book would be hilarious and in some was it certainly is. That being said, I felt a kind of dread while listening rivaling that of an apocalypse story. Mimicking the devisiveness of todays current political divide, I found it kind of heartbreaking. Well written and narrated though.

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  • Year's Best Hardcore Horror, Volume 1

  • By: Cheryl Mullenax, Randy Chandler, Kristopher Triana, and others
  • Narrated by: Joe Hempel
  • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 273
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 255
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 256

Editors Randy Chandler and Cheryl Mullenax put the call out to horror writers and editors of extreme stories, the hardcore stuff that breaks boundaries and trashes taboos, the transgressive tales you can't "unread" (as Chuck Palahniuk says). Some of the stories you'll find here are loaded with very graphic descriptions of violence, sex, and depravities, while others may contain only one shocking moment of brutality. In others, the hardcore aspect may be less graphic and subtler than you might expect.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Truly horrifying

  • By erobbins33 on 10-20-16

A Great Collection of Stories

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

Reviewed: 06-01-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
I have always loved the older serielized stories and go back to listen to them again and again. It's nice to hear the newer generations of writers take a stab at it and see what it is they're afraid of. Great to listen to in the car.

  • Aaron Bank and the Early Days of US Army Special Forces

  • By: Darren Sapp
  • Narrated by: Dean Wagner
  • Length: 2 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7

Aaron Bank was an OSS Jedburgh in World War II and the subject of William Donovon's quote, "Tell Bank to get Hitler." He'd later become the inaugural commander of the 10th Special Forces Group, earning the moniker Father of the Green Berets. The development and use of unconventional warfare in WWII created a desire to develop permanent units for future wars.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • New US History!

  • By Tiffany Fox on 06-23-17

A look behind the scenes

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

Reviewed: 05-27-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
This book was an interesting listen. In a world were we hear about military special forces all the time, I kind of took it for granted that they always existed. By giving some insight into a person who actually pushed to get these services instituted, I was reminded of just how young our country still is. A fun and interesting listen. I wish it were longer.

  • One Man's Opus

  • A Survival and Preparedness Story
  • By: Boyd Craven III
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 6 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 372
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 354
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 354

Rick is like many Americans. He's concerned with what he sees on the news, and how the country seems to be ready to tear itself apart. His biggest concern has been civil unrest. Already an avid camper, he sets out to secure his future, and career, by finding his own Eden.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A refreshing and authentic apocalyptic tale

  • By Brian on 05-28-17

A Series of Fortunate Events.

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

Reviewed: 05-25-17

This book was given to me for free at my request and I provided this voluntary review.
For anyone who wishes to live self sufficiently. I've listened to a few "prepper" books and I have to say that this is the first not to give me anxiety. Things seem to go forward at a good pace. I think if there is any real excitement it will be in the next installment. The narration was good as well.

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