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  • Say Amen, Again

  • Say Amen Series, Book 3
  • By: Reshonda Tate Billingsley
  • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
  • Length: 5 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 9
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9

As the First Lady of Zion Hill, Rachel is not only Pastor Lester Adams's wife - she's currently his eight-months-pregnant wife, who's going toe-to-toe with Lester's onetime mistress, congregant Mary Richardson, who is also pregnant. Her baby may or may not be Lester's, but Mary's doing all she can to win sympathy and turn her fellow churchgoers against Rachel - even threatening to blackmail Pastor Adams with a paternity agreement. After all, where can an unmarried mother-to-be go but to the Lord? Rachel has a few choice answers for exactly where Mary can go....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Love this family!!

  • By C on 01-30-19

Love this family!!

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

Reviewed: 01-30-19

I loved listening to this book. I listened to all of the books about Lady Rachel Jackson Adams and now fully appreciate her as a well developed character in the books. Thanks to the author for telling her whole story. The narrator brings this book to life!

  • Lust

  • Seven Deadly Sins Series, Book 1
  • By: Victoria Christopher Murray
  • Narrated by: Adenrele Ojo, Mirron Willis
  • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 172
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 152
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 153

Tiffanie has lived a sheltered life in a very strict household with her pastor grandfather and her grandmother in Washington, DC. But when she meets Damon, she falls for the successful entertainment businessman despite his history as a drug dealer. Everyone sees a bright future for the couple - yet when Tiffanie meets Trey, her lustful feelings leave her confused just days before her wedding....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Surprisingly awful

  • By Busy Mother on 09-04-18

Need Ezra Knight to narrate the male role!

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

Reviewed: 10-06-18

Liked the story line but Morton Willis voice irritates. His voice doesn’t match the character and it breaks up the flow of the story. Ezra Knight’s voice would have been perfect for this story.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Who Does She Think She Is?

  • By: Benilde Little
  • Narrated by: Lizan Mitchell, Sisi Aisha Johnson, Patricia R. Floyd
  • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 18
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 16
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 16

Best-selling author Benilde Little is acclaimed for her funny and compassionate novels. Her Good Hair was selected as one of the 10 best books of 1996 by the Los Angeles Times. In Who Does She Think She Is? she weaves a rich tale of three generations of women. Twenty-six-year-old Aisha is about to wed a wealthy white man. But when she has second thoughts, she, her mother, and her grandmother confront the universal truths that tie lovers and families together.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Could’ve been better

  • By C on 07-31-18

Could’ve been better

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

Reviewed: 07-31-18

This story had so much potential in the beginning, but the author lost me me during the middle to the end. There are issues mentioned that are unresolved in this story and I believe that a great story always end in a completed resolve.

  • Born a Crime

  • Stories from a South African Childhood
  • By: Trevor Noah
  • Narrated by: Trevor Noah
  • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 109,523
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 101,438
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 100,953

One of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars tells his wild coming of age story during the twilight of apartheid in South Africa and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Noah provides something deeper than traditional memoirists: powerfully funny observations about how farcical political and social systems play out in our lives.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • On and On and On and On

  • By Amazon Customer on 08-15-17

Read like movie’

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

Reviewed: 05-15-18

I absolutely loved this book. Trevor has given so much of himself in this book. Great story!

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Devil You Know

  • By: Mary Monroe
  • Narrated by: Bishop Banks, Kentra Lynn, Adenrele Ojo
  • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 180
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 148
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 144

For best friends Lola Poole and Joan Proctor-Riley, there's never too much when it comes to online dating rich, no-commitment lovers. It's a fantasy come true and makes their unhappy lives bearable. But there's no escape when Lola's vicious relatives cheat her out of everything that's hers and Joan's husband pulls a devastating betrayal. With nothing to lose, the two will do everything and anything to lock down Mr. Right and lifetime satisfaction. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Very good.

  • By Ida B. Scott-Hutchinson on 03-07-18

Missed the original narrators

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

Reviewed: 04-01-18

This book would have been better if the original narrators told the story. While the story had to end, Bishop Banks voice was distracting for Calvin’s character. It didn’t ring true to me. Joan and Lola’s narrators were a little more easier to listen to but I still didn’t like the change. Mary Monroe is a great writer but I didn’t like this book as much as the first two. Narrators can either make or break a book. The right voice or voices can take a story to higher heights.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • A Blessing & a Curse

  • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Victoria Christopher Murray
  • Narrated by: Patricia Floyd
  • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 173
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 147
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 147

A heated American Baptist Coalition election. A murky murder cover-up. An outrageous reality TV show. What in heaven's name kind of drama will holy rivals Rachel Jackson Adams and Jasmine Cox Larson Bush - prominent first ladies of the Baptist church - get themselves into next?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Enjoyed the book, but...

  • By Geneva on 07-19-18

They did it again!

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

Reviewed: 06-30-17

Love love love these series and this book! Reshonda and Victoria are a great writing team. Looking forward to the next one.

  • Finding Gideon

  • By: Eric Jerome Dickey
  • Narrated by: Dion Graham
  • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 721
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 656
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 658

As a hit man from the time he was very young, money, women, and danger have always ruled Gideon's life; but for the first time, the job is taking its toll. Neither Gideon nor the city of Buenos Aires has recovered from the mayhem caused during Gideon's last job. But before the dust has settled and the bodies have been buried, Gideon calls in backup - including the lovely Hawks, with whom Gideon has heated memories - to launch his biggest act of revenge yet...one he believes will destroy his adversary, Midnight, once and for all.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • #Gideon

  • By Mr. Ponder on 04-19-17

He's done it again!

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

Reviewed: 06-22-17

EJD is an amazing author! I look forward to the next book. Gideon story unravels like a pealed cinnamon bun....slowly. I love this series!

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Vengeance

  • By: Zane
  • Narrated by: Jewel Rubenstein
  • Length: 9 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 708
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 602
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 606

After fleeing from Atlanta years ago following a traumatic event, Caprice Tatum decides it's time to return to her roots - only this time she's coming back as Wicket, the international pop sensation who's the very definition of fame and fortune. And while she may be the perfect diva onstage, offstage she's desperate to finally lay her past to rest. Her plan? Revenge.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Loved it!

  • By Angela Yvette Griggs on 06-01-16

Awesome

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

Reviewed: 10-27-16

I loved this book! Zane has done it again. There's a Wicked in all of us.....

  • Every Woman's Dream

  • By: Mary Monroe
  • Narrated by: Sean Crisden, Robin Eller, Lisa Renee Pitts
  • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 281
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 249
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 250

He's successful, kind, and sensitive - the type of man every woman wants. And truck driver Calvin Ramsey just loves women - especially the lonely, unappreciated ones he meets online, like Lola Poole. His deceitful ex-wife taught him that women really appreciate someone who cares about their deepest feelings and problems.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Disappointing

  • By LaFaye on 07-30-16

Loved Lola

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

Reviewed: 06-09-16

This book is okay. The title doesn't really fit it but the main characters are great. I like the narrator for Lola's voice. She helped the story flow better I think. Anyway there will be a part 2 so hopefully it'll come sooner rather later. I gave high marks because Mary Monroe never disappoints. There's a method to her approach.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • The Blackbirds

  • By: Eric Jerome Dickey
  • Narrated by: Adenrele Ojo
  • Length: 18 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 617
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 549
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 549

They call themselves the Blackbirds. Kwanzaa Browne, Indigo Abdulrahaman, Destiny Jones, and Ericka Stockwell are four best friends who are closer than sisters and will go to the ends of the earth for one another. Yet even their deep bond can't heal all wounds from their individual pasts as the collegiate and postcollegiate women struggle with their own demons, drama, and desires.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Reminded me of Sex and the City or Girlfriends

  • By Ezinwanyi on 04-29-16

Awesome story!

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

Reviewed: 06-09-16

He's done it again!! I love Eric Jerome Dickey. I thank him for introducing these women to his collection. There's a little bit of each of them in all women. They are truth friends and love one another. I hope this continues. I hope he keeps doing what he does. Great book!!