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  • Lucky Suit

  • By: Lauren Blakely
  • Narrated by: Zachary Webber, Andi Arndt
  • Length: 2 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 14,505
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13,207
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 13,166

I'm breaking up with setups. No more “you should meet my son, nephew, grandson, the butcher, the guy down the street who mows my lawn.” People mean well, but machines know better, so I'll rely on the great dating algorithms of the web to find my ideal man, thank you very much. Soon enough, it looks like I’ve found him - his screen name is Lucky Suit, and he’s hilarious, quick-witted, and full of heart. But when we finally get together in person, I have the distinct feeling I’ve met him before. Funny enough - he says the same thing about me. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • So cute!!

  • By KindleKat64 on 02-06-19

No bueno--pilot, narrator, recording

Overall
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-16-19

The narration kills this book which seems to me to be awkwardly written. Male narrator needs to clear his throat and enunciate more clearly. There is technical gliches in the recording, extraneous sounds, gaps and uneven sound . Language in writing seems so stilted and very awkward and very slow moving. Glad it was a free offering or I would ask for refund.6

  • You Don't Own Me

  • By: Mary Higgins Clark, Alafair Burke
  • Narrated by: January LaVoy
  • Length: 7 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 600
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 529
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 526

When TV producer Laurie Moran investigates an unsolved murder, she becomes entangled in a web of long-buried secrets and begins to wonder if her own life is in grave danger as a mysterious stalker plots revenge. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good, Clean Suspense/Mystery

  • By LaVon Barney on 11-12-18

Super suspenseful story

Overall
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-23-19

One of best "Under Suspicion" stories. Keeps your attention without getting drowned in minutiae. Characters are growing with more details.

  • The Girl Before

  • A Novel
  • By: J. P. Delaney
  • Narrated by: Emilia Fox, Finty Williams, Lise Aagaard Knudsen
  • Length: 9 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 5,156
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,774
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 4,758

Reeling from a traumatic break-in, Emma wants a new place to live. But none of the apartments she sees are affordable or feel safe. Until One Folgate Street. The house is an architectural masterpiece: a minimalist design of pale stone, plate glass, and soaring ceilings. But there are rules. The enigmatic architect who designed the house retains full control: no books, no throw pillows, no photos or clutter or personal effects of any kind. The space is intended to transform its occupant - and it does.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Story

  • By Lisa on 05-07-17

Tantalizing, mesmerizing, spellbinding

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-04-17

The story of two women and one house. Eccentric architect and his interactions with Emma and Jane, cat and mouse games played out at One Folgate Place. Keeps fast paced psychological game of who is controlling whom and who did it to very end.

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  • The Ex

  • A Novel
  • By: Alafair Burke
  • Narrated by: Xe Sands
  • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,962
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,792
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,794

Widower Jack Harris has resisted the dating scene ever since the shooting of his wife Molly by a fifteen-year-old boy three years ago. An early morning run along the Hudson River changes that when he spots a woman in last night’s party dress, barefoot, enjoying a champagne picnic alone, reading his favorite novel. Everything about her reminds him of what he used to have with Molly. Eager to help Jack find love again, his best friend posts a message on a popular website after he mentions the encounter.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Ex: cellent

  • By Lady S. on 04-29-17

hold on to your seat, surprise ending is twisted

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

Reviewed: 08-23-16

Would you listen to The Ex again? Why?

maybe, it was a very twisted tale and surprise ending

What was one of the most memorable moments of The Ex?

when the ex goes to prison

What did you like about the performance? What did you dislike?

did not like narrator, had difficulty with her robot like voice, no feeling or emotion in the reading

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

impressed by a father's love or sacrifice for his daughter

Any additional comments?

would definitely like to listen to another Ala Fair Burke novel, but not the narrator of this one

0 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • The Widow

  • By: Fiona Barton
  • Narrated by: Hannah Curtis, Nicholas Guy Smith, full cast
  • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 4,516
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,047
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 4,040

When the police started asking questions, Jean Taylor turned into a different woman. One who enabled her and her husband to carry on when more bad things began to happen... But that woman's husband died last week. And Jean doesn't have to be her anymore. There's a lot Jean hasn't said over the years about the crime her husband was suspected of committing. She was too busy being the perfect wife, standing by her man while living with the accusing glares and the anonymous harassment.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Disturbing but very good.

  • By CR on 02-18-16

attention holder

Overall
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-14-16

Could not stop listening. The timeline and narration spot on. One is drawn into the drama of kidnapping, media coverage good and bad, and interwoven life stories.

  • The Cinderella Murder

  • By: Mary Higgins Clark, Alafair Burke
  • Narrated by: Jan Maxwell
  • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,085
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,834
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,830

In a first-time collaboration, "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark partners with best-selling author Alafair Burke to deliver a brand new suspense series about a television program featuring cold case murders.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Gripping!

  • By Eva Gannon on 01-04-15

stay tuned until the very end-mystery

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

Reviewed: 04-01-16

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Highly recommend this 1st book in this series Under Suspicion -- no long useless or trivial dialog very entertaining

Who was your favorite character and why?

Laurie Moran - very astute, intuitive woman, strong in character

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

no this is first Jan Maxwell narration

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

tense suspenseful, keep me thinking all the time

Any additional comments?

The collaboration of two excellent mystery writers shows in good story line without useless side story lines that get reader lost-- very on point writing

  • W Is for Wasted

  • A Kinsey Millhone Mystery
  • By: Sue Grafton
  • Narrated by: Judy Kaye
  • Length: 17 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,816
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,476
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,466

Two dead bodies changed the course of my life that fall. One of them I knew and the other I'd never laid eyes on until I saw him in the morgue. The first was a local PI of suspect reputation. He'd been gunned down near the beach at Santa Teresa. It looked like a robbery gone bad. The other was on the beach six weeks later. He'd been sleeping rough. Probably homeless. No identification. A slip of paper with Millhone's name and number was in his pants pocket. The coroner asked her to come to the morgue to see if she could ID him.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Well worth waiting for....

  • By karen on 10-09-13

Warped, wasted, whimiscal story

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

Reviewed: 07-02-15

What did you love best about W Is for Wasted?

Kinsey Milhone, private eye is up to her neck in murder, mystery, and investigation

What did you like best about this story?

6 degrees of connectedness, how seemingly unrelated persons and events all converge in murder and greed and family.

What does Judy Kaye bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

nuances that accent story line that you would not get by reading

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

yes, wanted to know what happens next or who shows up next

Any additional comments?

Sue Grafton has not lost her touch in the alphabet from A to W, each book is a good read or listen and it is good to go back to the 80's.

  • Murder in the Mystery Suite

  • Book Retreat Mystery, Book 1
  • By: Ellery Adams
  • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
  • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 917
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 838
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 831

Tucked away in the rolling hills of rural western Virginia lies the storybook resort of Storyton Hall, catering to book lovers who want to get away from it all. To increase her number of bookings, resort manager Jane Steward has decided to host a Murder and Mayhem week so that fans of the mystery genre can gather together for some role-playing and fantasy crime solving.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Nancy Drew meets "The Librarian"

  • By Ray on 01-07-15

Far fetched mystery

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

Reviewed: 07-02-15

What did you love best about Murder in the Mystery Suite?

Good story reminiscent of "Murder She Wrote"

Would you be willing to try another book from Ellery Adams? Why or why not?

Would try another book by Ellery Adams as this was intriguing and entertaining without being gruesome or filthy.

Which scene was your favorite?

When Lizzie and the professor are meeting at the gazebo and Aunt Octavia throws a book at her to knock her down, The whole scene is riveting, semi-funny, and tense.

If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

Explore the hidden secrets of Storyton Hall and the secret lives of its staff

Any additional comments?

good clean entertainment and mystery

  • Dying for a Cupcake

  • By: Denise Swanson
  • Narrated by: Maia Guest
  • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 201
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 180
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 178

Kizzy Cutler finds it so delicious to be back in her hometown of Shadow Bend, Missouri, that she seems to have forgotten why she fled 20 years ago. For now, she's excited to kick off her new line of cupcakes with a competition, which Dev has agreed to host in her shop. But before the first yummy cupcake is even baked, Kizzy's assistant, Fallon, dies from a mysterious ailment.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Cozy chick-lit mystery

  • By A. A. Baldwin on 05-02-15

yummy mystery

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

Reviewed: 05-27-15

Where does Dying for a Cupcake rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

mid point, have listened to 100's of books, not at bottom, not at top

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

better than the other two, this one more cohesive, more substance to the mystery

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

not sure

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

at times a smile or two but no extreme reaction- very light reading/listening

Any additional comments?

book is okay for just listening very Hallmark channel type story I really like this because it is easy listening

  • The Girl on the Train

  • A Novel
  • By: Paula Hawkins
  • Narrated by: Clare Corbett, Louise Brealey, India Fisher
  • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 133,224
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 117,656
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 117,532

Audie Award, Audiobook of the Year, 2016. Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck. She’s even started to feel like she knows them. "Jess and Jason," she calls them. Their life—as she sees it—is perfect. Not unlike the life she recently lost. And then she sees something shocking. It’s only a minute until the train moves on, but it’s enough. Now everything’s changed. Unable to keep it to herself, Rachel offers what she knows to the police, and becomes inextricably entwined in what happens next, as well as in the lives of everyone involved. Has she done more harm than good? Compulsively readable, The Girl on the Train is an emotionally immersive, Hitchcockian thriller and an electrifying debut.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Great Psychological Thriller Mystery

  • By Victor @ theAudiobookBlog on 01-23-18

confusingly mysteriously good

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

Reviewed: 05-27-15

Would you consider the audio edition of The Girl on the Train to be better than the print version?

don't know did not read book

What was one of the most memorable moments of The Girl on the Train?

when Rachel connects with 'Jason"
confrontation with Anna

What three words best describe the narrators’s voice?

very low key British, not very much difference in the 3 narrator's voices

If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

wait until the end, surprise, surprise, surprise

Any additional comments?

slow moving but absolutely mind galvanizing, suspenseful novel, great story