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  • A Game of Witches: A Morgan Rook Supernatural Thriller

  • The Order of Shadows, Book 3
  • By: Kit Hallows
  • Narrated by: Shawn Compton
  • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12

I returned to the city with one thing on my mind; find my nemesis and finish her. Nothing else mattered. Not the shadowy Organization I worked for. Not the Magic Council and their veiled threats. None of it. Just me and the witch locked into one final dance. But things weren’t exactly going to plan as I discovered a new, sinister threat. One that was trying to pry at the kind of locked doors that should never be opened, as well as driving a conspiracy to turn the entire world on its head. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Thrilling Series

  • By Michelle Titherington VanDaley on 10-07-18

Spice it up...

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

Reviewed: 09-29-18

SO I will be honest, I never read books one or two, but I didn't feel; like I fully needed to. Any back story was told throughout for the most part. I liked the different concepts of each persons inner mind creating a world unique to them, that was cool.. Calling the drug Black spice was awesome, it was a great visual. The sewer scene was amazingly detailed and Morgan was a likable character. Downsides, not really any here except a few things felt forced, dying witch is all for her cause but is granted a quick death to end suffering if she talks... and she does... then he gets a call about the same info he just got and it confirms it... would have flowed better if she died not talking and then he got the tip, the silver spiral seem willing to die for their cause... yes thats a semi spoiler but theres so many witchs you wont know which witch is which..


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  • Alpha

  • Tamed & Trained Series, Book 2
  • By: R. Phoenix, M.A. Innes
  • Narrated by: JJ Jenness
  • Length: 4 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 23
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 22
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 22

Zain was just a dog walker. It was an unconventional job for a werewolf, even a brand new one, but he liked dogs and they liked him. It only seemed to make sense... right up until the point a vampire called him in to take care of his human pup. When his life collided with Liam and Caleb's, none of them were prepared for the directions it could take. Especially Zain. But between the sexy pup and the vampire's creativity, the power struggles pitting dominance against submission - and acceptance - the two might be too intriguing to just walk away from.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Interesting & Unexpected

  • By Michelle on 10-19-18

wag that tail for me...

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

Reviewed: 09-29-18

Ok so first off, im glad this was not just smut over and over, it had a story line and some backstory. This is book two and I never read book one but you don't have to with how the story is told. Now the positives was the story was surprising and didnt follow a stereotype and even had proper terms being used. DOWNSIDE, the story seemed out of joint, like one part should have come before another, as if the chapters were mixed up. Still was good tho. Major downside that just annoyed and grated on my nerves, sorry JJ but that calm attempt at being sexy voicing zayn was not any of those, it was the same voice used for females in the story, it reminded me of that super buff female cop off a cartoon show stereotype, I would practice female voices more, the accent for liam was pretty good, and calebs voice was just the narrators normal voice it seems.Would I listen again? NO. I would just read it instead. Would I recommend this, YES, but only reading.


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  • WereHuman

  • The Witch's Daughter
  • By: Gwendolyn Druyor
  • Narrated by: Gwendolyn Druyor
  • Length: 11 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 21

Good parents will go to any lengths to protect their children. The Hillens are very good parents. But with all the secrets in the Hillen household, the biggest one is hiding right under their noses.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great fun for kids

  • By KD on 09-18-18

Magic here Magic were

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

Reviewed: 09-29-18

If your looking for a fantasy of a were female from a family of witch's that's dripping with magic.. this is not the book for you..
Now if you want a story about a evil corporation doing human experiments, hermits, possible Bigfoot, intricate family dynamics, blue children and a precocious pup who is smarter then a normal dog should be, then this is for you.
Honestly the magic and Were part are tiny bits towards the back of the book, sorry to disappoint. Now was the story still well written and engaging, yes for most of the time. Did it jump to different characters aspects so you could see a broad story, yes it did. I do believe that the next book may hold more magic and shifting, this seemed more like a prequel to introduce the reader to the world then a first book in a series. It has a lot of back story to set the world up.My only mehs were around the beginning, Layla didn't know what certain items where but she knew a bowl was ceramic? Little things that she saw and knew and stuff being explained got meshed together a bit.I really enjoyed the different voices for each, tho whenever it was a young female they sounded very similar. Would I read this again or recommend it, yes because it was an interesting story after a few chapters.


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  • The Sorcerer's Quest

  • The Sorcerer's Saga, Book 1
  • By: Rain Oxford
  • Narrated by: J. Scott Bennett
  • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 329
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 303
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 299

It's not easy being the youngest of seven sons in a family of notorious sorcerers, especially for Ayden Dracre. In a world where sorcerers only practice dark magic and wizards only practice light magic, Ayden has a problem; he is very bad at being bad. Try as he might, all of his spells to cause mayhem go awry. When he finds out that his family has had enough of his mistakes, he decides to take destiny into his own hands.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Humorous quest adventure

  • By Karen R. on 05-07-16

Wolves, bears, dragons, and tentacle monkeys OH MY

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

Reviewed: 08-23-18

SO, it took me a while to continue this book, the main is so WHINY.. Basically he was born into a family of sorcerers and desperately wants to fit in and make his mother proud, but everything he does turns out sorta good but not that bad.. SO he goes out to try and prove to his mom he belongs and along the way meets a wolf, bear, dragon, elves, and many other creatures. This is just book one in a series, so if your able to get past the initial whine, it gets better and has a great storyline..

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  • A Life of Death

  • A Life of Death Trilogy, Book 1
  • By: Weston Kincade
  • Narrated by: Ian Gordon
  • Length: 6 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 13
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 13

Alex is a troubled teenager with a checkered past, a broken home, and a surprising ability: psychometry. When he touches items murder victims held in their final moments, he relives the events in gruesome detail. But who will believe a troubled teen, especially when murders implicate the town's founding family? If you like amazing supernatural stories that are intense, powerful, and fraught with emotion, then you'll love Weston Kincade's suspenseful coming-of-age trilogy, A Life of Death. Ghosts are speaking, and they want answers.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Raw and Compelling

  • By Claire on 08-03-18

Haunted by the past

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

Reviewed: 08-01-18

Story was good, main character touched items and had visions of peoples murders surrounding the object. Which is great, so it progressed normally then took many unexpected, in good ways, twists and turns. The ending was sad but good, a good lead into a second book, though I am curious how they will continue the story... Warning: lots of death and murder, death of a child...

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  • A Bump in the Night

  • Jake Stark Mysteries Collection, Books 1-4
  • By: D. A. Provencher
  • Narrated by: Bryan Anderson, Sonia Anderson
  • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 19

This is a collection of the first four titles from the Jake Stark Mysteries series with a short bonus story. It includes The Gorham Vampire, The Burning Town, Whispers of the Lost, Heart of Ice, and A Jake Stark Christmas

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A slight bump here and there but still good

  • By Ray Johnson on 08-04-18

Rattle on some more

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

Reviewed: 08-01-18

I understand its books 1-4, but as 1 audio book some fat must be trimmed. First story was great, unique twist on vampires... but then when he switched to the next story and went on and on AND ON about what weapons he carried and where.. then barely used any of it, so telling us for minutes and minutes about unneeded info could be cut out. If you can get through the rambling then the story line is great.

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  • The Trouble with Unicorns

  • Team Unicorn Talia, Book 1
  • By: D.T. Dyllin
  • Narrated by: Melissa Schwairy
  • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 14

Talia White does what comes naturally to a unicorn: balances the scales between light and dark with hefty doses of love and joy. Faced with a string of high-profile demon possessions, Talia is determined to do her job, despite the fact that she finds herself strapped with a brooding dragon warrior as her new guardian. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • So Much Fun!

  • By G C on 07-08-18

Rainbows and sunshine

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

Reviewed: 08-01-18

Story was advancing slowly but storyline was good, then out of no where... SEX, SEX, SEX, SEX... a breeze, SEX, few words.. SEX... its like a fire was ignited and the volcano could not be put out.. just out of nowhere they were doing it.. there in danger.. why not bone.. like what the crap.. about half was just them banging... I think the author had a good story, could have been a sweet story of love.. but wanted filler so they filled it with sex...Demons, fae, unicorns, dragons, and mystery creatures that are uncovered at the end, all had a interesting twist and story...but drowned under constant intercourse..

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  • Shifter School

  • A Wyrdos Universe Novel
  • By: Gwendolyn Druyor
  • Narrated by: Gwendolyn Druyor
  • Length: 11 hrs and 12 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 22

Laylea has been hiding her entire life. She's never been to school. She's never had a friend her own age. She's never known anyone else like her. All that is about to change. In a world hidden from humans and wyrdos alike, shifters are still recovering from a vicious plot to destroy them all. They have two laws they live by now: 1) Hide. 2) Protect the children at all costs. Laylea has just broken rule number one. But she's only 14. So, they're sending her to school. Where she's going to learn.... Any place can be a prison.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Young or old you will enjoy this, well I did.

  • By Julie on 03-24-18

The first in a previous line

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

Reviewed: 05-08-18

It was very hard to go along with this story, after sitting through it for a few hours I came to the realization that yes this is book 1 of shifter school but the story of Laylea has already been told in another story. I just wish that there was a quick recap of her backstory or that this one explained that this was another beginning of a new journey for her. If I knew all the backstory I am sure I would have thoroughly enjoyed this story.

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  • Haven Witches

  • Haven Witches Mystery, Book 1
  • By: Emma Watts
  • Narrated by: Natalie Naudus
  • Length: 3 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 47
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 47
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 47

After a failed marriage, Kelly Winters moves to the strange Californian coastal town of Haven to join her younger brother, expecting nothing more than a quiet life, new beginnings, and perhaps a little love. Instead, she enters a world of magic and murder. Not only does she learn she's a witch and has a powerful destiny linked to her long-lost parents, but she soon discovers the quaint town is full of secrets, lies, and an underlying darkness.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Bewitched for Social Media 2.0

  • By cosmitron on 03-15-18

Haven be to all

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

Reviewed: 04-26-18

SO the plot line went semi slowly at first but after a while it starts to speed up to a more enticing level. There was times when I forgot it was a supernatural mystery and just thought it was a mystery, then a plot line would come in and I would go back to that train of thought. Honestly for a while felt like they had written a mystery and were told they needed to spice it up a bit and they changed it to a witchy theme. Not in the worst way.

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  • Song of the Sword

  • Shards of Excalibur, Book 1
  • By: Edward Willett
  • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
  • Length: 6 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 16

Ariane's life is complicated. Her mother suddenly disappeared two and a half years ago, she's trying to get used to living with her aunt after bouncing around a series of foster homes, and she's taking a lot of grief from the clique of "in" girls at school. To make matters even worse, now she's having strange dreams involving swords and knights and battles, and things seem to get weird whenever she touches water. Next thing she knows, she's been sent on a quest to find the five scattered shards of Excalibur.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A fantastic adventure ... and it's only the start!

  • By Carol on 04-19-18

New take on Lady of the Lake..

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

Reviewed: 03-28-18

Starts off slow, but you slowly begin to speed up... Hated the mean girls, never had someone that mean in my school so i'm glad about that. There were some parts where I kinda felt the story was running on a typical stereotype train.. then it veered to the left a few times which was nice. Was a good listen, if you want a book that has a twist on the Arthurian legend then this is great for you. I will say it is definitely a YA... I was voluntarily provided this free review copy audio book by the author, narrator, or publisher