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  • Night's Honor

  • Elder Races, Book 7
  • By: Thea Harrison
  • Narrated by: Sophie Eastlake
  • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,244
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,160
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,166

On the run from her former employer, Tess knows that she's vulnerable on her own amongst the Elder Races. That's why she decides to audition to become the human attendant of a powerful Vampyre of the Nightkind demesne. But while her position affords her the safety she seeks, her protector turns out to be more than she bargained for.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Another great book in an awesome series.

  • By Amie S on 09-05-14

An Other Exciting Addition

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

Reviewed: 11-02-16

Any additional comments?

As much as I like the stories centered on the Wyr, I found that this was as enjoyable as those. This series is, after all the “Elder Races”, so it is natural that other races should have their own stories. Xavier has been mentioned several times in the other books, emphasizing how dangerous and lethal he is, we see this but we are shown a whole new side of him. After all that has happened, he still has a nobleness of character that many of the “ancient ones” have either suppressed or lost completely.
Tess? I’m still not sure how I feel about her. She shows signs of strength, and then, in the next moment, I want to slap her. She does finally grow a spine. Loved how she played the Djinns-and though I would have liked to have the story expanded, I’ll have to be content with what has been given.
Sophie Eastlake appears to have a divided appeal to many listeners, but she does do a good voice, especially with accents and male voices. I have returned several books due to the narration, but never any of hers. So she falls into the acceptable, maybe not the best, but good enough that I can listen and enjoy.
Well worth the credit and a solid 5.

  • Grim Tidings

  • An Aisling Grimlock Mystery, Volume 1
  • By: Amanda M. Lee
  • Narrated by: Karen Krause
  • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 259
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 236
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 238

Aisling Grimlock is having a bad week. Well, actually, she's having a bad life - not that she's complaining. Okay, she's totally complaining. After being laid off from her secretarial position, she has no choice but to join the family business, and now she's a full-time grim reaper. That's right. She collects and transfers souls to the hereafter.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A fun and exciting read.

  • By Natalie @ ABookLoversLife on 12-10-15

Good story almost ruined by narrator

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

Reviewed: 02-19-16

Any additional comments?

The interaction between the characters’ was well developed. It was interesting to see the family members relate to each other and their extended family. The “villains were a new twist for me, original; I’ve not seen anything like them in any of the other books I’ve “read”.
I really wanted to like this book, but the narrator was so bland it was too difficult to enjoy it. Even with that handicap, there was enough innate humor that I found myself laughing, despite the narrator. I wouldn’t put it in the same category as “Charlie Davidson”, even though the premise is the same. If there is no plan to find another narrator I wouldn’t recommend this book in audible, but the book would be worth the read.

  • Sexiest Vampire Alive

  • By: Kerrelyn Sparks
  • Narrated by: Aimee Castle
  • Length: 10 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 378
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 344
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 343

When a video reveals to the world that vampires live among us, it’s up to “young” vamp Gregori Holstein, VP of Marketing, to persuade the U.S. government to declare the video a hoax. But first the president wants a favor, one that requires Gregori to spend forty-eight hours in very close contact with the First Daughter. Abby Tucker would rather spend her nights in a lab than attend her father’s state dinners. She’s dedicated her life to finding a cure that will save her dying mother and needs only two more ingredients. To find them, she’ll have to venture into the most dangerous region of the world....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fun & Sexy Series!

  • By Cyndi on 01-20-13

Great Story Ruined by Narration

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

Reviewed: 10-12-15

Any additional comments?

As usual, Ms. Sparks’ story is well written and extremely entertaining. It was good to see Gregori’s story, even though he is one of the youngest vampires. It felt like too much time was spent dealing with the buildup of the story. There was more extraneous information and dialogue that didn’t further the plot or was pertinent to the story.
Now for the con: It’s so discouraging when such popular authors are assigned untalented narrators. A person who doesn’t have a talent for accents, should not be assigned a book with so many accents. Poor Roman sounded like he was either about to fall asleep or high on something, which could explain his constant changing accent.



  • Viper Game

  • By: Christine Feehan
  • Narrated by: Tom Stechschulte
  • Length: 15 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 743
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 669
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 674

GhostWalker Wyatt Fontenot knows the price he paid for the secret military experiments that gave him his special catlike abilities. After all, he left his bayou home a healer and came back a killer. While Wyatt and his GhostWalker brother Gator may have known exactly the sort of game they were getting into, Wyatt never anticipated where it would lead - or to whom.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A favorite many times relisten/reread!

  • By d.e.matthews on 03-28-15

Another Great GhostWalker Instalment

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

Reviewed: 01-31-15

Any additional comments?

Christine Feehan’s GhostWalker series is, for me, an instant download. Peter Whitney’s machinations are still being played out, only now it’s with Wyatt’s group Team 4, the Air Force team. We get to see Nonny again. I love her, nothing fazes her, and she has genuine love for each of them. I especially loved her telling Wyatt how she had to “snap” her tea towel to disciple one of the Fortune brothers. Pepper states that there are five more women in her group, which, hopefully, means at least five more books in the series. There is slight background for each of the team members, which is sufficient for this telling, as it’s about Wyatt.
Tom Stechschulte, of course, does his usual excellent narration.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • A Bite to Remember

  • Argeneau Vampires, Book 5
  • By: Lynsay Sands
  • Narrated by: Victoria McGee
  • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 809
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 595
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 594

Rule #1: Never get involved with someone who won't be there for you when the sun comes up. Once bitten, twice shy, and sexy PI Jackie Morrisey wasn't going there again. Vincent Argeneau may be the hottest guy she's ever met, living or dead, but she's here to stop a killer from turning this vampire into dust, not to jump into bed with him.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • A bite to remember

  • By theMan45 on 11-04-09

This narrator should be fired!

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

Reviewed: 05-12-12

Would you try another book from Lynsay Sands and/or Victoria McGee?

Either You should refund all of Victoria McGee's books, or offer a new narrator for free.

What was your reaction to the ending? (No spoilers please!)

I tried to just skip through the book so I could get the jest of the story, but that was even too Torturous.

If you could play editor, what scene or scenes would you have cut from A Bite to Remember?

NEVER!!!!!

Any additional comments?

Please, re-record all of McGees books and offer them to those of us who have purchased them.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful