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  • Arden

  • Undercover Billionaire
  • By: Melody Anne
  • Narrated by: Kristin Watson Heintz
  • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 232
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 185
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 183

No one would guess that dedicated teacher Arden Forbes is a billionaire. His profession gives him a purpose that wealth alone can’t provide. He’s developing another passion, too, for Keera Thompson, the new principal. She’s beautiful, enigmatic, guarded, and - after a series of violent school break-ins - in need of protection. And Arden is eager to supply it. But what he wants most is to unearth the mysteries that surround her. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • SD

  • By Sandra G. Duncan on 09-13-18

Not bad but not engaging for me.

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

Reviewed: 03-19-19

I had a hard time getting into this book. The characters seemed slightly flat so I think that might have been what threw this book off for me the most.

  • Stalker

  • By: Derek Masters
  • Narrated by: Rodney Falcon
  • Length: 4 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 7

The moment I laid my eyes on her, I knew she was going to be mine. I also knew that I'd have to do everything I could to ensure that my past remained a secret. The trouble I'd been in shouldn't have to define my future. I should have known that secrets can't stay hidden forever. Now that they're out, she's as frightened of me as everyone else. She wants nothing to do with me. She's ordered me to stay far, far away. She has no idea how deep my love runs and I'm not giving up on her. She can push me away as much as she wants but she will be mine, even if it's the last thing we do. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Ex-Foster Child Ex-Convict, Finds Love ...Will He Lose It Because of Secrets

  • By Romance junkie on 02-06-19

Good quick listen

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

Reviewed: 01-25-19

The writing of book was a tad repetitive in a few spots. Using the same or very similar words on connecting sentences. Even with that I was able to stay in the story (narrator helped with this) I like quick books to cleanse my brain between series and this one did that pretty well.

I am very picky and harsh on narrators. They bring the story alive. They seduce your senses and can break a good book or make a not so good one better. I found this narrator made the listen better for me.

  • Capture

  • By: Rachel Van Dyken
  • Narrated by: Brittany Pressley, Peter Coleman
  • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 167
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 157
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 158

Losing your ability to speak at the age of 17; it's not normal or fair. But trauma has a way of throwing normality out the window. Dani lives anything but a normal life: her sister is married to one of the biggest names in Hollywood, her best friends are rock stars, and she has more love around her than most people experience in a lifetime. But that doesn't change the fact their parents are dead, or that it's her fault. It seems her new normal is being a mute, living on the inside, unable to actually communicate on the outside.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great story

  • By T.8203 on 08-05-17

Repeat chapter error?

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

Reviewed: 01-16-19

Would give more stars in performance but chapter 30 is repeated at 7 min and about 30 sec in.

  • Hell or High Water

  • Deep Six, Book 1
  • By: Julie Ann Walker
  • Narrated by: Mackenzie Cartwright
  • Length: 12 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 92
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 81
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 82

Only two things could make former Navy SEAL Leo Anderson return to the world of weapons and warfare. The first is a capsule of chemical weapons lost on the ocean floor. The second is a plea for assistance from the one woman he can't seem to forget - CIA Agent Olivia Mortier.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Horrible narration..

  • By Trish R. on 07-17-16

Over 3 hrs in and I'm calling it quits

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

Reviewed: 01-08-19

I've tried to get into this book for over 3 hours now. Nothing has caught my attention and I normally find something to look forward to. The characters are flat, to me it seems the bombs and weapons are better described. A quarter way through and I'm moving onto the next book in my lineup. The narrator was not the best and didn't have much inflection between the male and female voices.

  • Dirty Bastard

  • Grim Bastards MC, Book 1
  • By: Emily Minton, Shelley Springfield
  • Narrated by: Ken Solin
  • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 35
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 32
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 33

She's a biker chick with an edge. Daughter of an MC President, Trix Slade is used to living on the wild side, but nothing prepares her for being kidnapped by the Grim Bastards MC. Hell bent on getting back home, Trix will do anything to get away from her captors - anything. There's only one problem. Boz is as sexy as he is wild - a tempting combination for a woman like Trix. Can love between two rival clubs survive without someone taking the ultimate fall?

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Narrator is horrible

  • By Amazon Customer on 05-09-18

Lots of issues

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

Reviewed: 11-19-18

Story was not the best but the narration was even worse. The voices were all very similar, even the women's voices. It is a dual point of view book, I had issues telling who's view point it was supposed to be. What made it worse was the horrid editing. Repeated words, repeated sentences and even throat clearing.

  • Big Bad Bite

  • Big Bad Bite, Book 1
  • By: Jessie Lane
  • Narrated by: Chandra Skyye
  • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 173
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 168
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 166

Jenna O'Conner is not human, nor is she considered the norm for the supernatural Other community that is benevolent enough to share this world with the humans. On her first day as a member of the Wilmington Police Department's SWAT Team, Jenna runs into trouble in the form of a deadly, mouthwatering man named Adam McPhee, who is also not human. He is determined to figure out exactly what Jenna is, which could very well put her life in danger.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • What an amazing story

  • By Elantra on 07-09-14

Narrator could be better

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

Reviewed: 09-25-18

At first I was getting into it and able to enjoy the book. The narrator was doing pretty well, until the uncle. Halting, half monotone, abrupt and very slow speech. The other characters are not like this. Distracting and not pleasant to the ears.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Jinxed

  • Toxic Bitchcraft, Book One
  • By: K.B. Ladnier
  • Narrated by: Sarah Puckett
  • Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 5
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 5

Christi Craft is the name, and being witchy is my game. I own a little shop in rural Salem filled with all manner of fun things: priceless heirlooms, cursed artifacts, bath bombs, Spills (magically spelled pills, if you get my drift). You know, harmless things. However, Milo James, a sexy AF Warlock Warden, disagrees. He's always giving me citations and fines for selling my cursed artifacts to humans who don't know any better.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Lots of snorting and laughter!

  • By Courtney Dunham on 08-26-18

Lots of laughs with great storyline

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

Reviewed: 08-03-18

This book reminds me of the Vesik series(one of my faves)! It's got laugh out loud banter, great character builds and a magical storyline. Made for one of the best afternoon listens I've heard in quite some time. I can say I'm looking forward to getting the 2nd in the series.

  • Lumbersexual

  • By: Leslie McAdam
  • Narrated by: Tor Thom, Charley Ongel
  • Length: 3 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 53
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 50
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 50

Maggie Washington is used to relying on herself. Growing up in Iowa, her wild curls and parents who dumped her on her grandmother made it so she's never fit in. Skeptical of other people's motives, she's always been the fling or the friend. Looking to define her life after college, she's thrilled when she scores a choice summer job working in Yosemite National Park restoring habitat. Court Thompson is a gorgeous (and bearded) forest ranger with a love-em and leave-em reputation. When he shows interest in her, she's torn.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • 🎧AudiobookObsession

  • By Brandie @AudiobookObsession on 08-01-18

So, so

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

Reviewed: 07-23-18

The book itself is more teen drama-ish with freshly graduated college students. Not my favorite style of writing but not bad. Female narrator is overly breathy for my preference (2*). Male narrator is much better in his delivery(3.5*).

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Sold to the Berserkers

  • A Menage Shifter Romance
  • By: Lee Savino
  • Narrated by: Robert Ross
  • Length: 2 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 177
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 161
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 166

I'll never forget the first time I saw them, warriors moving like shadows from the trees. Their eyes seemed to glow with a fierce golden light, moving more like beasts than men. I trembled, every hair on my flesh prickled in the age old response of the hunted. They were predators and I was prey.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Dark and Steamy romance

  • By Lori Irby on 07-18-17

Refunded

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

Reviewed: 02-22-18

There are several issues... Narrator is a male but the book is written in female POV. Narrator is not that good, monotone and lack luster. Even with bad narration I can get into a book if it has content that catches my attention. You will not find that here. I was thinking of what clothes needed to be washed and my grocery list.

  • Filthy Rich

  • Blackstone Dynasty, Book 1
  • By: Raine Miller
  • Narrated by: Jeremy York, Sienna Frances
  • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 541
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 496
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 497

Billionaire Caleb Blackstone lives in the glamorous world of wealth and success, with every material luxury. But the moment he sees Brooke Casterley, none of that matters. Caleb is filled with a raw, undeniable need that he can't ignore...for a girl who is so completely different from everything and everyone he's ever known. Only Brooke isn't looking for love. She knows all too well just how much damage the wrong guy can do.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Slow Slow Slow

  • By Vicki on 01-02-17

Not the best listen.

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

Reviewed: 02-21-18

I am not a fan of this book. So Jeremy York is a favorite narrator of mine but this is not his best work. His female voice/accent are frustrating to listen to. Sienna Frances performance was not the best either. Repeated lines included!

As for the story..... I didn't care for it. unfortunately there are a few issues for me. I felt the writing was juvenile in places. Filler to get the word count up. However I did like that PBA (have a family member that has it from a stroke) was addressed but I felt it ruined the story more than add to it.