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  • United We Stand: A Post-Apocalyptic Novel of the Coming Civil War in America

  • Ava's Crucible, Book 3
  • By: Mark Goodwin
  • Narrated by: Stacey Glemboski
  • Length: 7 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 163
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 156
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 155

The worst has happened. Texas has fallen. It's up to Ava to get it back. Without the support of the Lone Star State, the Alliance has no hope against the powerful and corrupt regime which has hijacked the majority of the United States. Still mourning her loss, Ava has seen more death and destruction than she ever bargained for. She's finished with fighting, but she may hold the key to America's survival. An unexpected visitor implores her to take on one last impossible task.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • fantastic.

  • By Tuvalu Faust Allnutt on 07-14-18

Always good!

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

Reviewed: 07-10-18

If you're a TRUE patriot, you'll want to read/hear This series of 3 bks. Shows what could very well happen in our so split country. Sad, but true.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Quietus

  • The Pandemic Series, Book 4
  • By: Bobby Akart
  • Narrated by: John David Farrell, Kris Adams
  • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 157
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 148
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 147

There is no such thing as an ending, just a new beginning. Throughout the millennia, extinction has been the norm and survival, the exception. When faced with the hour of departure, will mankind fight to survive? Not only was there a patient zero, there was also a last patient.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • It's not over till it's over!

  • By Natalie @ ABookLoversLife on 10-06-17

Another Great Book by Bobby Akart

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

Reviewed: 07-06-18

I've listened to several series by Bobby Akart & love them all! Only 1 did I return, Deep Nine, book 1. One of my reasons for appreciating Bobby Akart's books is because he proves you don't have to use tons (o r any, for that matter) of cussing to make a great book. I was very disappointed with Deep Nine, no 1, as immediately there was swearing. I do love this author & will continue to listen to his bks, as long as the cussing's kept out. Out of several series the only 1 I've found w/cussing is Deep Nine, so I'm anxious to get started on another series by Akart. Pandemic was a great series. However, remember if should 1 happen it'd be much worse than what this series shows. Akart describes a lot of the horrendous things of a pandemic, but the story centered more around the lives of 1 family. So, a lot was left out of the horrors of a true pandemic (!God forbid should 1 ever occur!). Still, Pandemic series by Akart's very well worth hearing. I especially enjoyed having a male voice & a female voice on the book. Wish more Audible books had both when reading a book. Makes it so much more interesting.

  • Zero Hour

  • The Blackout Series, Book 2
  • By: Bobby Akart
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 975
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 902
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 905

Zero Hour continues to follow the obstacles faced by Colton Ryman, his wife, Madison, and their teenage daughter, Alex. In 36 Hours, the Ryman family and the rest of the world was thrust into the darkness of a post-apocalyptic world. A catastrophic solar flare brought with it a blast of solar matter in the form of an EMP, leaving America in darkness.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Scary Story with excellent characters

  • By kanundra on 04-15-17

Love this author!

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

Reviewed: 05-13-18

I listen to a lot of end times scenarios audible books. This is by far one of my favorite authors out of all of them! He writes a great book, that keeps you moving right along with it for everyone, including Christians and non-christians. He has wonderful survival ideas for anyone who's interested. And the best part is he proves that you can write a great book on end times scenarios without cussing. I, as a Christian, greatly appreciate that. My thanks to the author.

  • Lines in the Sand

  • By: Bobby Akart
  • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
  • Length: 8 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 297
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 284
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 280

Major and Lucy Armstrong's four children are spread around the globe and are in a race against time to return to Texas before societal collapse takes America to the depths of human depravity. They use their ingenuity, grit, and faith to persevere but find themselves facing a most unexpected enemy. The Lone Star Series is a thought-provoking, gut-wrenching look into a postapocalyptic country devastated by nuclear destruction.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Lots of Action

  • By Brian on 05-02-18

Best in apocolypse books I've read so far!

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

Reviewed: 05-06-18

I've read many, many apocolypse type books (where an EMP, or deadly virus, etc. knock civilization to it's knees). This is the 3rd bk in a series of 6, & I pre-ordered this 1 b4 it came out. Highly recommend starting w/bk 1 in series, & enjoy the ride this series takes you on. Esp. great bk for Texans! I also love the authors knowledge of prepping & that he doesn't use cuss words (which really don't add anything to a great book[s] like the 1's in this series). Anxious to try some of this author's other books!

  • Legacy: A Post-Apocalyptic Survival Story

  • The Traveler, Book 6
  • By: Tom Abrahams
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 164
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 152
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 152

She's small. She's quiet. She's deadly. Lou survived the plague that killed her mother. As her father sheltered her from the evil that consumed the world, he taught her how to survive. After an ambush leaves her orphaned, the young, unassuming girl put her skills to the test. A wanderer every bit as brilliant as she is deadly, she forges a new path in the wilderness once known as Texas. But can she do it alone?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Outstanding

  • By Jason on 03-27-18

Great series!

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

Reviewed: 04-06-18

I can't wait for this author's next book. He switches back & forth in times with the rare art of not losing the reader, and giving the book more depth & emotion taking you deep into the book where you feel like you're actually there. Excellent author to follow!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Final Exit

  • The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying, 3rd Edition
  • By: Derek Humphry
  • Narrated by: Clive Chafer
  • Length: 5 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 14
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 11
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10

Final Exit is the most famous book on voluntary euthanasia and assisted suicide. There is unique step-by-step language for the competent adult who is terminally or hopelessly ill to bring their life to a peaceful, non-violent end if they wish. Final Exit outlines the legal complications connected with dying, death, hastened death, euthanasia laws, suicide, living wills, and advance directives. Derek Humphry explores the problems with life insurance, as well as the ethics of double suicide.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good that such a book exists...

  • By Douglas on 03-31-17

I DISAGREE!

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

Reviewed: 03-27-18

I bought this to listen to on Audible only because I saw this book at an elderly family members' house therefore I wanted to know what it said. As a Christian I have great empathy for those who suffer, especially because I am 100% disabled and have lived with horriffic chronic pain 24 hours a day 7 days a week for 20 years (as of 2018). I suffer from two failed back surgeries low back pain, tumors on my spine causing horrible pain in my thoracic region, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, depression, Complex PTSD, high anxiety, ADHD and ADD, Etc. I suffer terribly everyday and have no quality of life, never go have fun, can barely get groceries & keep up w/house stuff, but I became a born-again Believer and gave my heart to the Lord in 2001 and know without a doubt that killing oneself is wrong. I cannot speak for anybody else, I can only speak for myself, nor do I judge anyone else should they choose this route, but I also have an only sibling that committed suicide, so I understand what the people who are left behind feel like, and it's horrendous. My elderly family members are in their 80s and are healthier than I am at 53! They have early to mid- Alzheimers and dementia and I know how terrible that is but they are not in pain and they can go longer and do more than I am able to! I think suicide is selfish, causes terrible suffering for those left behind for the rest of their lives, but like I said that's my opinion only.

1 of 8 people found this review helpful

  • Battle

  • The Traveler, Book 5
  • By: Tom Abrahams
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 343
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 320
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 318

All he wants is peace. All he finds is war. Marcus Battle is a wanted man. No matter where he goes or what he does, he can't escape those who aim to kill him. But as he fights off one would-be vigilante after another, a new threat emerges. It's a threat worse than the viral Scourge which plunged his world into a dystopian nightmare and it could give rise to second apocalypse. Can Marcus fend off the coming attacks or will he finally fall prey to an enemy he won't see coming?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I love this series

  • By Amazon Customer on 12-19-17

Please tell me there is a book 7 coming!

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

Reviewed: 03-07-18

This has been one of my favorite series of books of ever listened to. The characters are so colorful and the main character breaks your heart, makes you want to salute him and you fall in love with the good man that he is. He's so sad, & has lost so much in his life, & it would be wonderful to make just 1 more bk on Marcus Battle with a happy ending for him. I pray the author does! HIGHLY reccomend all in this series!

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  • Rising

  • The Traveler Book 4
  • By: Tom Abrahams
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 6 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 402
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 377
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 376

He survived The Scourge, defeated The Cartel, and escaped The Dwellers. Now he wants revenge. After a brutal attack on his homestead, Marcus Battle seeks to find the men who took away his second chance at life in a post-apocalyptic world. When he finds them, they'll wish they'd left him alone.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A Dark and Gloomy Revenge Story

  • By Brian on 02-04-18

Awesome series. A MUST hear!

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

Reviewed: 03-03-18

This is the 4th of 1 of the greatest series I have listened to on Audible. And I have listened to a ton of books, so that says a lot. These books are so well written and take you so deeply into them it's amazing. And at the end there's always a touching part that makes me want to cry. I would definitely recommend these books to anyone. And the best part is is from what I can recall, I am over 50 by the way, there is no cussing in these books. I'm of the firm belief cussing does not make for a better book and have returned books because of too much cussing. So if you want a great series to listen to this is the one. Enjoy as much as I did.

  • Home - A Post Apocalyptic/Dystopian Adventure

  • The Traveler, Volume 1
  • By: Tom Abrahams
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 7 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,407
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,314
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,311

Five years after a pneumonic plague killed two-thirds of the world's population, army veteran Marcus Battle is isolated. He's alone with his guns, his food, and the graves of his wife and child. Unaware of the chaos that's befallen everything outside of his central Texas ranch land, Marcus lives a Spartan life. If anyone steps onto his property, he shoots first and never asks questions. But when a woman in distress, chased by marauders, seeks asylum, Marcus has a decision to make.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • One man, his home, his rules.

  • By Brian on 02-26-16

Extra good book!

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

Reviewed: 02-21-18

This has everything you want from a good apocalypse-type book. What starts this is a plague, killing 2 out of 3 people world-wide. The main character, Battle, is an awesome retired military man & it's him against a bunch of bad men. The author slides between past & present in a way that keeps you with the story & just adds more mraning to it. Highly recommend!

  • What's Left of My World

  • A Story of a Family's Survival
  • By: C. A. Rudolph
  • Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
  • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,133
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,062
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,052

Lauren Russell often wondered why her father had been so adamant about teaching her skills that most other fathers wouldn't even consider teaching their daughters. Ever since she was little, she had been taught how to live and survive outdoors, and how to use firearms to protect herself and those around her. Some of the training had been a bit extreme. Or had it been? Many of her questions were answered the day the world as she knew it ended.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great read

  • By Tish on 06-08-17

Very good!

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

Reviewed: 02-18-18

Well written, plenty of action.....warning there is cussing in it, in case you'd rather not have cussing like prefer none. By the time I realized there was so much cussing (f words & all) I was too into the story to stop. I'd go on to a 2nd book normally (if there is 1 to this) but won't due to all the swear words. Call me a prude, but I've listened to too many great bks without cussing. Cussing doesn't make a book any better. Too bad this author doesn't know that cause it was a great story.