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  • The Target

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty, Orlagh Cassidy
  • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,902
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,009
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,967

The president knows it's a perilous, high-risk assignment. If he gives the order, he has the opportunity to take down a global menace, once and for all. If the mission fails, he would face certain impeachment, and the threats against the nation would multiply. So the president turns to the one team that can pull off the impossible: Will Robie and his partner, Jessica Reel. Together, Robie and Reel's talents as assassins are unmatched. But there are some in power who don't trust the pair.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A wild ride!!!!

  • By C. Webb on 03-09-16

Amazing Storyline

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

Reviewed: 08-19-18

I am increasingly intrigued by how David Baldacci can write such great stories. This storyline was incredibly relevant and was a fantastic read.

  • The Hit

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty, Orlagh Cassidy
  • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7,756
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,900
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6,913

Will Robie is a master of killing. A highly skilled assassin, Robie is the man the U.S. government calls on to eliminate the worst of the worst - enemies of the state, monsters committed to harming untold numbers of innocent victims.No one else can match Robie's talents as a hitman...no one, except Jessica Reel. A fellow assassin, equally professional and dangerous, Reel is every bit as lethal as Robie. And now, she's gone rogue, turning her gun sights on other members of their agency.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Baldacci Plays by the Rules

  • By A. L. DeWitt on 08-14-13

Excellent Read

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

Reviewed: 08-05-18

We are seeing more and more humanity from Robie. The storyline was fantastic and completely plausible, which makes Baldacci such a great author and read. I highly recommend this series and book!

  • The Innocent: A Novel

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty, Orlagh Cassidy
  • Length: 12 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13,895
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,376
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,361

Will Robie may have just made the first - and last - mistake of his career.... It begins with a hit gone wrong. Robie is dispatched to eliminate a target unusually close to home in Washington, D.C. But something about this mission doesn't seem right to Robie, and he does the unthinkable: He refuses to kill. Now, Robie becomes a target himself and must escape from his own people.

Fleeing the scene, Robie crosses paths with a wayward teenage girl, a 14-year-old runaway from a foster home. But she isn't an ordinary runaway....

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Disliked all the Sound Effects.

  • By Stan on 07-16-14

love the new character

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

Reviewed: 07-20-18

I like the main character Will Robi alot. the story was good. I
It was not overly dramatic, which is nice. However, the conclusion was a bit anti-climactic and how the author pulled the story together was a bit far reaching. It was a little difficult to accept. overall, a great read and I look forward to the next book in the series.

  • Deliver Us from Evil

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
  • Length: 14 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 2,860
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,715
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,725

In South America a 96-year-old man of great wealth reads a book late one night and an hour later he lies dead in his bed, the secrets of his past starkly revealed. Six months later another mystery man lies dead at the bottom of his pool in a villa in Provence. This time, however, there's a witness at the scene: Shaw, the shadowy operative from The Whole Truth who barely escapes with his life.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Why Not Five Stars?

  • By Eva Gannon on 05-16-10

Exciting Read

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

Reviewed: 07-06-18

I love A. Shaw's character. This series is fantastic. Such great stories and a wonderful read!

  • The Sixth Man

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
  • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 88
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 79
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 78

Edgar Roy - an alleged serial killer held in a secure, fortress-like Federal Supermax facility-is awaiting trial. He faces almost certain conviction. Sean King and Michelle Maxwell are called in by Roy's attorney, Sean's old friend and mentor Ted Bergin, to help work the case. But their investigation is derailed before it begins-en route to their first meeting with Bergin, Sean and Michelle find him murdered. It is now up to them to ask the questions no one seems to want answered....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Twist after twist after twist

  • By Linnea Carlson-Sabelli on 01-01-12

Great book

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

Reviewed: 07-06-18

This is the 5th or 6th book that I have read from Baldacci. my addiction is growing!

  • The Whole Truth

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
  • Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,281
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,558
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,553

Pender Associates is a shadowy organization that specializes in managing seemingly impossible situations for its clients. Sometimes, those services extend to managing - and creating - armed conflict.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Not up to standands

  • By Dan on 07-22-08

So Great!

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

Reviewed: 06-21-18

I finished the King and Maxwell series, tried a different author, and came back. This was probably my favorite book so far from Baldacci. Great read, great story!

  • The Shadow of Your Smile

  • By: Mary Higgins Clark
  • Narrated by: Jan Maxwell
  • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 319
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 178
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 180

In The Shadow of Your Smile, worldwide best-selling author Mary Higgins Clark weaves a spellbinding thriller revolving around a long-held family secret that threatens to emerge and take the life of an unsuspecting heiress.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Not her best

  • By Brandon on 04-19-10

Another great read from Clark!

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

Reviewed: 06-01-18

Mary Higgins Clark is consistent with her wonderful stories. Always captivating and hard to stop!

  • King and Maxwell

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Ron McLarty, Orlagh Cassidy
  • Length: 12 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,978
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,531
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,529

It seems at first like a simple, tragic story. Tyler Wingo, a teenage boy, learns the awful news that his father, a soldier, was killed in action in Afghanistan. Then the extraordinary happens: Tyler receives a communication from his father...after his supposed death. Tyler hires Sean and Michelle to solve the mystery surrounding his father. But their investigation quickly leads to deeper, more troubling questions. Could Tyler's father really still be alive? What was his true mission? Could Tyler be the next target? Sean and Michelle soon realize that they've stumbled on to something bigger and more treacherous than anyone could have imagined.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Come on guys, lighten up! This was a good book!

  • By JR Parrow on 11-27-13

Say it isn't the end

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

Reviewed: 05-23-18

This was another great story for King and Maxwell. You really feel like you get inside information when reading one of David Bakdaxci's books. great story!

  • The Rise and Fall of the Cleveland Mafia

  • Corn Sugar and Blood
  • By: Rick Porrello
  • Narrated by: Keith Spillett
  • Length: 5 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 19
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 19

FBI Witness Rick Porrello writes about the important connection with mega-mobsters Charles Lucky Luciano and Meyer Lansky, the Cleveland mob's move to Las Vegas, and the first top-level national meeting of the Sicilian-American Mafia.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fascinating!<br />

  • By Amy Lindal on 05-07-18

Fascinating!<br />

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

Reviewed: 05-07-18

I had no idea that the mob was so prevalent in Cleveland. What a great read!

  • Simple Genius

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Scott Brick
  • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,498
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,170
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,175

Former Secret Service agents turned private investigators Sean King and Michelle Maxwell have seen their lives splinter around them. Michelle lies unconscious in a hospital bed after a night of suicidal violence. And Sean is forced to take on a thankless investigation into the murder of a scientist just inside the CIA's razor-wire fence near Williamsburg, Virginia. But they will need to team up again to stop a conspiracy of traitors operating in the shadow of the White House itself.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Better than average

  • By Joanna on 06-09-09

Excellent read

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

Reviewed: 04-13-18

I am in love with this series! There is always a new twist, a new turn that keeps you wanting more.