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  • Boating: A Life's Journey

  • By: Terry Kimmel
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 78
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 77
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 77

This audiobook is a delightful light-hearted tale about boating. It is the memoir of a lifelong boater, written from the perspective of a person who has not made a living at sea but is just there because he enjoys being on the water. The audiobook has stories about his pets on board and about the people he meets traveling the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterways (GIWW). He traveled extensively for 10 years in a Grand Banks trawler. This journey has been just part of his lifelong boating adventures seeking that elusive boating paradise.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • This book is a keeper

  • By Harry Boyle on 02-10-14

ANOTHER ICW STORY BUT WITH A TWIST

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

Reviewed: 09-28-14

Would you consider the audio edition of Boating: A Life's Journey to be better than the print version?

Both versions are good but the audio version felt like I was talking to the author at the dock.

Any additional comments?

I enjoyed the audio book very much and would recommend it to anyone who has a love of the water.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • Extreme Measures

  • By: Rachel Carrington
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 6 hrs and 20 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 23

Four years ago, Erin's life changed drastically. Her drug-addicted brother killed her parents, and her marriage disintegrated. Her husband Matt, an FBI agent, had done his duty when he'd arrested Stuart, but she'd been too caught up in her own grief to allow him to help her move through the shadows of pain. Now Matt is back, but it isn't to attempt reconciliation. Her brother has escaped from Attica, and Erin is his next target. Matt will stop Stuart by any means necessary.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Worst narrator ever!

  • By Elizabeth Schaeffer on 12-08-14

VIOLENCE AND ROMANCE

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

Reviewed: 09-28-14

Would you consider the audio edition of Extreme Measures to be better than the print version?

The audio version done by Joshua Bennington gave the characters a personality that the printed version could never do. I always enjoy the audio book version more

What was one of the most memorable moments of Extreme Measures?

I enjoyed the violence. It gave the hero more and more reason to end the brothers life.

What about Joshua Bennington’s performance did you like?

Joshua Benningtons performance was excellent. I enjoyed this reading as much as the reading of Tested by Fire also done by him.. Both books are similar and he captured the characters and gave them life.

Any additional comments?

I enjoyed the book very much and would recommend it. It is the type of audio book you don't want to turn off.

  • Flying North South East and West: Arctic to the Sahara

  • By: Captain Terry Reece
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 9 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 24

How can one pilot cram so much into a single lifetime? Climb into Captain Terry Reece's cockpit, fasten your seatbelt, and hold on for an exciting journey into the world of aviation. Born to a family of transplanted North Carolinians who moved to Washington State, a young Reece explored the hills of the Pacific Northwest. Hiking in the mountains and being a fire lookout gave him a taste of adventure, but he craved more-and he got it.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Narrator Fail

  • By Chet on 05-20-17

Alaskan Aviation

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

Reviewed: 09-28-14

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

I have recommended this book to a friend who is a retired pilot. He also enjoyed both the comedy and the narration

Which scene was your favorite?

My favorite scenes were when the author was learning to fly and the problems he ran into.

Any additional comments?

Capt. Reece wrote a very entertaining book about his life as a pilot and Joshua Bennington brought that book to life with his narration.

  • Tested by Fire

  • He Sought Revenge - He Found Life (Action Adventure)
  • By: Pat Patterson
  • Narrated by: Joshua Bennington
  • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 23
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 23

In this First Responders novel, paramedic Jim Stockbridge responds to an EMS call in the ghetto and finds his best friend brutally stabbed and shot. Consumed with rage, he hunts down Sid Drake's killers and renders his own form of justice. But soon Jim finds himself lost, tangling with a vicious street gang and its ruthless warlord, William "J-Rock" Jackson.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Intense, realistic, impossible to put down

  • By Fire Dad ^6 on 11-02-14

PASSIONATE ACTION DRAMA

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

Reviewed: 09-28-14

If you could sum up Tested by Fire in three words, what would they be?

If I were to sum up Tested by Fire in three words , they would be passion, action and drama

What did you like best about this story?

What I liked best about the story was the way the narrator carried you along in the story, I felt like I was there.

Which scene was your favorite?

I liked the all most romance scenes. Always closed but not never quite there. Keeps you hoping.

Any additional comments?

The book tells a great story and the narrator takes you on a voyage. I would whole heartily recommend it

2 of 2 people found this review helpful