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  • Until It Fades

  • A Novel
  • By: K. A. Tucker
  • Narrated by: Shayna Thibodeaux
  • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 697
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 661
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 657

Twenty-four-year-old truck stop waitress and single mother Catherine Wright has simple goals: to give her five-year-old daughter a happy life and to never again be the talk of the town in Balsam, Pennsylvania (population 3,000 outside of tourist season). And then one foggy night, on a lonely road back from another failed date, Catherine saves a man's life. It isn't until after the police have arrived that Catherine realizes exactly who it is she has rescued: Brett Madden, hockey icon and media darling.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Sad? Depressed? Need a happy ending?

  • By Erin Griffith on 08-29-17

Wonderful listen!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-09-18

I loved this book!! Characters well drawn, interesting story and excellent narration. I look forward to listening or reading more from KA Tucker!!

  • He Will Be My Ruin

  • By: K. A. Tucker
  • Narrated by: Kate Rudd, Olivia Song
  • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,060
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 974
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 975

Twenty-eight-year-old Maggie Sparkes arrives in New York City to pack up what's left of her best friend's belongings after a suicide that has left everyone stunned. The police have deemed the evidence conclusive: Celine got into bed, downed a bottle of Xanax and a handle of Maker's Mark, and never woke up. But when Maggie discovers secrets in the childhood lockbox hidden in Celine's apartment, she begins asking questions. Questions about the man Celine fell in love with.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Whew! Now I remember why I like mysteries!

  • By Fuzzy's Mom on 10-18-16

Wow!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-08-18

This was an incredible read - hard to put it down! Great characters and story line kept my interest throughout.... looking forward yo another KA Tucker read!!

  • Wait for It

  • By: Mariana Zapata
  • Narrated by: Callie Dalton
  • Length: 15 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,690
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,578
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,580

If anyone ever said being an adult was easy, they hadn't been one long enough. Diana Casillas can admit it: she doesn't know what the hell she's doing half the time. How she's made it through the last two years of her life without killing anyone is nothing short of a miracle. Being a grown-up wasn't supposed to be so hard.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Makes you cry and laugh at the same time

  • By Vida on 03-12-17

Another winner by Ms Zapata!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-13-18

Great story and great narration -what could be better?! I’m addicted to her books - on to the next one.

  • From Lukov with Love

  • By: Mariana Zapata
  • Narrated by: Callie Dalton, Teddy Hamilton
  • Length: 14 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,821
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,688
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,686

If someone were to ask Jasmine Santos to describe the last few years of her life with a single word, it would definitely be a four-letter one. After 17 years - and countless broken bones and broken promises - she knows her window to compete in figure skating is coming to a close. But when the offer of a lifetime comes in from an arrogant idiot she's spent the last decade dreaming about pushing in the way of a moving bus, Jasmine might have to reconsider everything. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • New Favorite MZ Slow Burn

  • By Brittany M on 05-13-18

Terrific book!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-02-18

Never thought a book about figure skating could be so entertaining. Loved the characters and narrators!! Very nice touch to have them perform dialog together!! I’m looking forward to getting another Mariana Zapata book!!

  • Sex, Not Love

  • By: Vi Keeland
  • Narrated by: Sebastian York, Andi Arndt
  • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,406
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 1,304
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,302

My relationship with Hunter Delucia started backwards. We met at a wedding. Stealing glances at each other throughout the night, there was no denying an intense, mutual attraction. I caught the bouquet; he caught the garter. Hunter held me tightly while we danced and suggested we explore the chemistry sparking between us. His blunt, dirty mouth should’ve turned me off. But for some crazy reason, it had the opposite effect on me. We ended up back in my hotel room. The next morning, I headed home to New York leaving him behind in California with the wrong number.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • WELL.. IF THE NAMES DON'T WOW YOU THE PLOT WILL

  • By 🔹🔹🔹CAROLYN 🔹🔹🔹 on 01-20-18

Great listen!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 05-24-18

I loved this story!! The narration was perfect - two of my favorite actors. I look forward to listening to more from this author and these narrators!

  • Forever Right Now

  • By: Emma Scott
  • Narrated by: Greg Tremblay, Caitlin Kelly
  • Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 44
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 42
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 43

Darlene Montgomery has been to hell and back...more than once. After a stint in jail for drug possession, she is finally clean and ready to start over. Yet another failed relationship is just the motivation she needs to move from New York to San Francisco with the hopes of resurrecting her dance career and discovering that she is more than the sum of her rap sheet. As Darlene struggles in her new city, the last thing she wants is to become entangled with her handsome - but cranky - neighbor and his adorable little girl....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Emma Scott never fails to engage my heart

  • By Shoppermom on 02-12-19

Loved this book!

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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 05-20-18

Excellent story with terrific narration! I will definitely seek out books from this author again.

  • All In

  • Full Tilt Duet, Book 2
  • By: Emma Scott
  • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly, Jeremy York
  • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 238
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 224
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 224

Reeling from her loss, Kacey Dawson is grieving and heartbroken, her addictive demons hauling her back into the alcohol-soaked abyss she worked so hard to crawl out of. Kacey teeters on the edge of oblivion, and must fight her way through the pain, to build a new life for herself with her music, and somehow fulfill the promise she made to Jonah...one she feels is impossible to keep.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • BEAUTIFUL! HEARTWARMING! FOLLOW UP TO BOOK ONE!!!

  • By Cheri on 04-23-17

Terrific duet!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-13-18

Wonderful story, terrific narration - I was sorry to have it end! Can’t wait to discover other of Emma Scott’s work.

  • Promise Canyon

  • A Virgin River Novel
  • By: Robyn Carr
  • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
  • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,472
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,240
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,235

Lilly Yazhi knows all she needs to know about Clay Tahoma. Sure, he’s got a certain appeal befitting his Navajo roots, but she’s not falling for Clay’s silent, “earthy” attractiveness. She certainly won’t make the same mistake as Clay’s ex-wife. Only trouble is, her heart and mind have committed to different resolves.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The series continures....

  • By Raemar3356 on 01-08-11

Virgin River series is amazing!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-09-17

Great story line that grows with each book! I'm not finished with this series and know I'll be sad when I'm done! Well drawn characters and story lines and spectacular narration!!

  • Paradise Valley

  • Virgin River, Book 7
  • By: Robyn Carr
  • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
  • Length: 12 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,641
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,370
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,365

Best-selling author Robyn Carr pens a captivating tale from her Virgin River series in Paradise Valley. Rick Scudder joined the Marine Corps with high hopes, but left with a broken spirit and a shattered body. Pushing away everyone close to him, he forsakes the help of his surrogate father Jack and his longtime girlfriend Liz. Now Rick must find the strength to let Liz, who’s never given up on him, back into his heart.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Heart Touching

  • By Lajuan on 02-20-10

Terrific series!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-12-17

This series has made me look forward to my daily power walks - even when its a scorcher like today!!