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  • Lullaby

  • By: Jonathan Maberry
  • Narrated by: Scott Brick
  • Length: 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 18,443
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16,917
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 16,927

A young couple buys a beautiful house by a picturesque lake in the Catskills, looking to escape the bustle of the city to raise their newborn baby. It is a perfect place for a fresh start. Except that nothing is ever as perfect as it seems. As autumn nights close in around their home, they learn that darkness takes many forms. And sometimes that darkness is hungry. New York Times best-selling author Jonathan Maberry delivers an unsettling Audible Original that will give listeners the Halloween creeps all year round.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Scott Brick Rivals Vincent Price

  • By Forgettable Woman on 10-17-18

insane.

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

Reviewed: 10-05-18

I loved it. I was completely creeped out throughout the tale and completely disturbed at the end.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • It Ain't Me, Babe

  • By: Tillie Cole
  • Narrated by: J.F. Harding, Annie Green
  • Length: 11 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 983
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 915
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 912

Salome knows only one way to live - under Prophet David’s rule. In the commune she calls home, Salome knows nothing of life beyond her strict faith, nor of life beyond the Fence - the fence that cages her, keeps her trapped in an endless cycle of misery. A life she believes she is destined to always lead, until a horrific event sets her free. Fleeing the absolute safety of all she has ever known, Salome is thrust into the world outside, a frightening world full of uncertainty and sin; into the protective arms of a person she believed she would never see again.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Not for the faint of heart

  • By V from Kansas on 04-09-17

Romance with an actual story.

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

Reviewed: 06-08-18

While the beginning was a little instalovey for me Tillie did a really good job of creating depth to her characters. I like that both Styx and Mae had there problems. An that they grasped on to each other for different reasons. The light that got them through there darkness. I can see how to young suffering kids could imprent on one another. I just wish we'd seen more of them before they meet one another to build it up.

  • Where the Hell is Tesla?

  • A Novel
  • By: Rob Dircks
  • Narrated by: Rob Dircks
  • Length: 5 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 4,099
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,902
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 3,894

I found the journal at work. Well, I don't know if you'd call it work, but that's where I found it. It's the lost journal of Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest inventors and visionaries ever. Before he died in 1943, he kept a notebook filled with spectacular claims and outrageous plans.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Had A Blast Listening To This One!

  • By Cheri on 08-11-16

Brilliant, imaginative, and humorous!

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

Reviewed: 02-10-17

I bought this on a whim because I have a slight obsession with Tesla. I can say that I was pleasantly surprised, and even thought Tesla is a supporting character I love him in that role. This book is nothing like I expected and I am truly pleased by that. The author does a wonderful job with narration, I would say probably a lot better then most narrators out now. His reading felt very personal and is a testament to why more authors should take a crack at it. Captivating and funny I listened to the book in one shot and Rob is now on my automatic buy list.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Monster 1983

  • An Audible Original Drama
  • By: Ivar Leon Menger, Anette Strohmeyer, Raimon Weber
  • Narrated by: Marc Warren, Callum Blue, Anastasia Griffith, and others
  • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 319
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 301
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 299

Oregon, summer 1983. A series of mysterious deaths shakes the coastal town of Harmony Bay from its peaceful sleep. Shortly after the death of his wife, Sheriff Cody is called upon to investigate numerous murders which all exhibit strange puncture wounds. Cody and his team expect the murders are committed by a serial killer, but it soon becomes clear something more sinister lurks behind this idyllic town, which becomes his worst nightmare.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Couldn't get enough

  • By Marilyn on 10-14-16

Good idea, but felt like a draft.

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

Reviewed: 01-31-17

The idea was a good one but the story dragged a lot, and it wasn't just from setting up the story. Half way through I was still looking for the first point to be made or for some really development to happen and that does not occur till the last third of the novel. Honestly I felt that it could have been edited down to have more flow and better pacing the middle part just felt like they were twiddling there thumbs.


As for as the characters the teenage boys aren't that believable and they vacillate from sound leave it to beaverish to kids that maybe just losers. 1983 was before my time but I still have a hard time believing that teenage boys or preteens sounded like that.


The end doesn't help because there is no conclusion. It literary just cuts off. I'm very disappointed. Audible usually does really well but this is a flop.

  • Three

  • Legends of the Duskwalker, Book 1
  • By: Jay Posey
  • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
  • Length: 13 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 2,373
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,209
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 2,210

The world has collapsed, and there are no heroes any more.His name is Three, a travelling gun for hire in a dying world. He has no allegiances, no family, no ties.Against his better judgment, he accepts the mantle of protector to a sick woman on the run, and her young son. Together they set out across the plains in search of a mythic oasis, attempting to survive the forces that pursue them, and the creatures of the dark.In these dark times, a hero may yet arise.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • I like this book. Never boring.

  • By Amazon Customer on 01-19-14

Must read.

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

Reviewed: 01-26-17

I loved this book and fell head over heels in love with three as a character. He really is the heart of the story. Posey some how creates a very vivid world, while leaving just enough room for your own imagination to grow and wonder through the story. Fleshing out the world just enough for you to really and truly feel immersed in a new world. I rarely give anything five stars and this story gets five stars across the board. I also loved that I didn't see the ending coming. (Something that's very, and I mean very rarely happens.)

If your looking for a good read with fantastic narration, distinctive voices for the characters, and just the way around a good example of the art of storytelling, then I highly recommend this book.

  • The Governor's Wife

  • By: Michael Harvey
  • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
  • Length: 6 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 30
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 28
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 28

It's been two years since disgraced Illinois governor Ray Perry disappeared from a federal courthouse in Chicago moments after being sentenced to 38 years in prison on corruption charges. PI Michael Kelly is sitting in his office when he gets an anonymous email offering to pay him nearly a quarter million dollars if he will find Perry.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Good Story, Horrible Narration

  • By Erica woolfolk coleman on 01-19-17

Good Story, Horrible Narration

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

Reviewed: 01-19-17

It was an interesting story but not a fan of a narrator.

I he sounded more like a cheesy ,slimy politician, meets a stuck up aristocrat then a P.I. the whole time I just couldn't believe that he was the guy and I struggled to get through it. I would say to actually read this book not listen to it.

  • Breath of Malice

  • By: Karen Fenech
  • Narrated by: Christina Traister
  • Length: 7 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 273
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 233
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 228

FBI special agent Paige Carson hoped she'd be able to start a new life in small-town South Carolina. But when a senator's sister is murdered and a blank postcard is left next to the body, Paige realizes that a killer from her past has found her - and is sending her a very personal message. From the moment he hired her, FBI special agent in charge Sam McKade knew Paige was hiding something. Prompted by this recent threat, she finally opens up: one year ago, she caught the eye of suspected serial killer Todd Thames.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Nicely Done Suspense

  • By Audio Audits on 08-25-16

I can't recommend this ridiculousness.

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

Reviewed: 09-24-16

I really wanted to like this but the narration was god awful. If Paula Zhan had a snobby child with a bad case of nasal congestion. Really? Why? The hard part about it was that the narrator did pretty good voices for every one else. Especially little Johns, granted Sam's cadence was very slow. I just don't understand why you would want your story told like it was being narrated by a low rent reporter. There's plenty of ways to speak clearly and to separate the narrator from the character. Several times throughout she got really loud for no reason. I'm not sure if it was for emphasis but the points she was making didn't need it. The storyline was a bit ridiculous too and instalovey. I found myself pushing to get through it. Honestly I wouldn't recommend listening to this book. Maybe reading but even then it probably still won't live up to be very much. Don't waste your credit. if I could I'd give the narration a negative rating.

  • Age of Myth

  • Book One of The Legends of the First Empire
  • By: Michael J. Sullivan
  • Narrated by: Tim Gerard Reynolds
  • Length: 16 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11,503
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 10,822
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10,780

Since time immemorial, humans have worshipped the gods they call Fhrey, truly a race apart: invincible in battle, masters of magic, and seemingly immortal. But when a god falls to a human blade, the balance of power between humans and those they thought were gods changes forever. Now only a few stand between humankind and annihilation: Raithe, reluctant to embrace his destiny as the God Killer. Suri, a young seer burdened by signs of impending doom. And Persephone, who must overcome personal tragedy to lead her people.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • M. J. Sullivan is my favorite modern author but...

  • By GLENNO on 07-23-16

good start

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

Reviewed: 08-16-16

good story but a lot of setup granted it's the first box in a series.

  • All the Beautiful Brides

  • Graveyard Falls
  • By: Rita Herron
  • Narrated by: Eric G. Dove
  • Length: 8 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 436
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 377
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 379

A young woman lies dead at the bottom of a waterfall, dressed in a wedding gown with a rose stem jammed down her throat. And in the small town of Graveyard Falls, the horrifying vision stirs a long-ago nightmare back to life.... FBI Special Agent Cal Coulter gets called in to investigate the murder, which bears a terrifying resemblance to a series of killings committed thirty years ago: three teenage girls were found dead at the waterfall's base, all bearing rose stems in their throats.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Didn't See That Coming

  • By dkburgess on 08-21-16

Lifetime would be so proud.

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

Reviewed: 08-03-16

I like the authors writing in that she's good at drawing things out. But there was way to much going on in this story. It was like she just had a bunch of ideas and was like well let's see what we can make. The sad thing is that each one of the storylines that weaved through the tale could have made a good novel on there own especially if they had been together. The fact that she made me enjoy the book only makes it that much sadder it means she has the potential to be such a great writer.


tl, dr: Writer has skills but had to much going on.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Darknet

  • By: Matthew Mather
  • Narrated by: Tom Taylorson
  • Length: 10 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1,029
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 901
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 899

One minute Jake O'Connell is on top of the world, with a beautiful family and bright future as a stock broker in New York; the next it's all ripped away when he's embroiled in a fraud investigation, his childhood friend is murdered, and he finds himself on the run. Dodging the FBI and targeted by the Mob, Jake is thrown into a Wall Street underworld of crypto currencies and autonomous corporations, where he discovers a dark secret setting the world on a path to destruction.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • It wasn't as good as Cyberstorm for me...

  • By Jimyster on 05-25-15

Love it.

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

Reviewed: 05-09-16

The plot line was kind of terrifying but good and I could totally see something like this happening in the US.

0 of 2 people found this review helpful