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  • Harmony

  • By: Carolyn Parkhurst
  • Narrated by: Abigail Revasch, Jorjeana Marie, Cassandra Campbell
  • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 213
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 194
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 191

How far will a mother go to save her family? The Hammond family is living in DC, where everything seems to be going just fine until it becomes clear that the oldest daughter, Tilly, is developing abnormally - a mix of off-the-charts genius and social incompetence. Once Tilly - whose condition is deemed undiagnosable - is kicked out of the last school in the area, her mother, Alexandra, is out of ideas. The family turns to Camp Harmony and the wisdom of child-behavior guru Scott Bean for a solution.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Beautiful

  • By Cindy on 08-13-16

wow

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

Reviewed: 09-24-16

At first I thought this was going to be a real good book, what was the ending all about?! I have know Idea what point was being made by the author.

1 of 4 people found this review helpful

  • The Fold

  • By: Peter Clines
  • Narrated by: Ray Porter
  • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 31,131
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29,051
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 29,003

The folks in Mike Erikson's small New England town would say he's just your average, everyday guy. And that's exactly how Mike likes it. Sure, the life he's chosen isn't much of a challenge to someone with his unique gifts, but he's content with his quiet and peaceful existence. That is, until an old friend presents him with an irresistible mystery, one that Mike is uniquely qualified to solve.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Fun premise, great performance, weak story

  • By J. Klinghoffer on 08-06-15

What?

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

Reviewed: 11-01-15

Waist of a credit. Does Ray Porter really talk like this " Sooooo Areeeeee Youuuuuu Telling Meeeeeee, That this Boooooook was meant Toooooooo Beeeeee narrated Liiiiiiike this? So annoying. This book made no scene at all!

0 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Old Earth

  • By: Gary Grossman
  • Narrated by: P. J. Ochlan
  • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,321
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,211
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,214

In the summer of 1601, Galileo Galilei made a startling discovery in the mountains of Eastern Italy that, if made public, could shatter faith in religion, bring down governments, and lead to worldwide turmoil. For more than 400 years, the secret has been guarded by a small group of incredibly powerful people, willing to do everything in their power to keep these discoveries from being made.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Truly one of the best novels I ever read

  • By Art Gaza on 05-18-15

Long with no ending

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

Reviewed: 08-11-15

The first umteen hours were sort of good. I was hoping for a great ending, but it never came! I took a chance on this one, & I did not like it because of the ending. Not much more to say.

  • Summer of Night

  • By: Dan Simmons
  • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
  • Length: 22 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 2,102
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,925
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,927

It’s the summer of 1960 and in the small town of Elm Haven, Illinois, five twelve-year-old boys are forging the powerful bonds that a lifetime of change will not break. From sunset bike rides to shaded hiding places in the woods, the boys’ days are marked by all of the secrets and silences of an idyllic childhood. But amid the sun-drenched cornfields, their loyalty will be pitilessly tested.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Go Ahead...Take A Stroll Down Horror Lane

  • By Jan on 10-31-14

Thought it was a coming of age book

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

Reviewed: 07-28-15

I loved the beginning of this book, a bit too long, but stuck with it, the last 2 hours I hated! I do not like Zombie books & this one was a waste of a credit! Wish other reviewers would have warned about this Zombie nonsense! If you like people coming alive after death, this will be a good book, if not, its just a Zombie story.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Biblical: A Novel

  • By: Christopher Galt
  • Narrated by: Ray Porter
  • Length: 12 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 68
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 64
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 63

A strange phenomenon is sweeping the globe. People are having visions, seeing angels, experiencing events that defy reality. Bizarre accounts pour in from distant places: a French teenager claims to have witnessed Joan of Arc being burned at the stake; a man in New York dies of malnutrition in a luxurious Central Park apartment; a fundamentalist Christian sect kidnaps and murders a geneticist.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • I so wanted to love this book!

  • By Kindle Customer on 10-08-14

What was this one all about?

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

Reviewed: 03-22-15

What a waist of 13 hours of my time! What in the world was this book about? I must have missed something while listening.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • The Haunted

  • By: Michaelbrent Collings
  • Narrated by: Paula Slade
  • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 78
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 74
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 73

They have the beginnings of a perfect family. A husband, a wife, a baby on the way. But something will stop them from being happy as they move into their new house: the power of the undead that roam the halls of their home. The demons that have come to claim them. The darkness that seeks to destroy them.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Paranormal Snoozer

  • By Thomas Cook on 11-26-14

Never again with this writer

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

Reviewed: 01-25-15

I stuck to this book because it made me some what mad that I waisted a credit. The book made no scene at all! The only thing that haunted me about this book (and still does) is that it was about an 8 hour listen & the name Cap was spoken about 2 to 300 times, took up a good hour of it. And another 50 times for the saying ( Stove Pipe Hat)! If I ever listen to another book with cap & stove pipe hat, I will return it! WAIST OF A CREDIT!

4 of 5 people found this review helpful

  • To Kill a Mockingbird

  • By: Harper Lee
  • Narrated by: Sissy Spacek
  • Length: 12 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 27,037
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 24,420
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 24,357

Harper Lee’s Pulitzer prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep south - and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred, available now for the first time as a digital audiobook. One of the best-loved stories of all time, To Kill a Mockingbird has been translated into more than 40 languages, sold more than 30 million copies worldwide, served as the basis for an enormously popular motion picture, and was voted one of the best novels of the 20th century by librarians across the country.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Stunning

  • By Alan on 07-08-14

We all know the book

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

Reviewed: 08-18-14

Sissy Spacek blew this out of the water, perfect, made me fee as l if I was right there! I hope she reads some more books soon!

  • A Beautiful Friendship

  • Star Kingdom, Book 1
  • By: David Weber
  • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
  • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,902
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,691
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,701

Stephanie Harrington had always expected to be a forest ranger on her homeworld of Meyerdahl until her parents relocated to the frontier planet of Sphinx in the far distant Star Kingdom of Manticore. It should have been the perfect new home - a virgin wilderness full of new species of every sort, just waiting to be discovered. But Sphinx is a far more dangerous place than ultra-civilized Meyerdahl, and Stephanie's explorations come to a sudden halt when her parents lay down the law: no trips into the bush without adult supervision!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wow, Weber hits the target.

  • By brendanstallard on 04-19-12

good first book

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

Reviewed: 07-06-14

about to start the second book, I listened to the first book a while ago, I hope I remember where it left off

  • Starter House

  • A Novel
  • By: Sonja Condit
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
  • Length: 11 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 98
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 92
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 90

Her dream home is about to become a house of nightmares... From the moment Lacey glimpses the dusty-rose colonial cottage with its angled dormer windows and quaint wooden shutters, she knows she's found her dream house. Walking through its cozy rooms, the expectant mother can see her future children sitting on the round bottom step of the house's beautifully carved staircase, and she imagines them playing beneath the giant maple tree in the warm South Carolina sun.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Very Very Very Boring

  • By ginny moylan on 03-14-14

No,No,No

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

Reviewed: 02-15-14

What disappointed you about Starter House?

So glad this book is over & done with

Would you ever listen to anything by Sonja Condit again?

No, not worth a credit!

What about Cassandra Campbell’s performance did you like?

Yes very much.

If you could play editor, what scene or scenes would you have cut from Starter House?

At least 1/3rd to 1/2 of the book, plus have someone else write the ending!

Any additional comments?

I should have returned this one, but too late now.

2 of 4 people found this review helpful

  • The Bone House

  • By: Brian Freeman
  • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
  • Length: 11 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 2,506
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,234
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 2,239

Hilary and Mark Bradley are trapped in a web of suspicion. Last year, accusations of a torrid affair with a student cost Mark his teaching job and made the young couple into outcasts in their remote island town off the Lake Michigan coast. Now another teenage girl is found dead on a deserted beach... and once again, Mark faces a hostile town convinced of his guilt. Hilary Bradley is determined to prove that Mark is innocent, but she’s on a lonely, dangerous quest.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A Speedy Read!

  • By kathy on 05-13-12

No start, no finish, no nothing!

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

Reviewed: 11-14-13

Any additional comments?

So glad to get this one out of my Library. It is one of the books I will return, do not use a credit on this one, waist of a credit by all means. # 2 of my all time ( Not Like ) Books!

3 of 6 people found this review helpful