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  • Killer by Nature

  • An Audible Original Drama
  • By: Jan Smith
  • Narrated by: Angela Griffin, Robert James-Collier, Katherine Kelly, and others
  • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 4,842
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4,428
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 4,407

Dr. Diane Buckley, a talented freelance forensic psychologist, is drafted in to examine a grisly murder – a body found in a children's playground. The murder carries all the hallmarks of one of her most famous incarcerated clients, 'The Playground Killer' (aka Alfred Dinklage). In a series of intimate 1:1 sessions, Buckley has to race against time to unpick the facts and delve into Dinklage's often manipulative, complicated mind to understand his past whilst striving to prevent further murders....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Ugh too many sound effects

  • By Brian on 02-04-19

production meh

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

Reviewed: 02-15-19

too much music and building of melodrama with long pauses for my liking. story great. characteristic great production meh

  • Beneath the Surface

  • By: Lynn Huggins Blackburn
  • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
  • Length: 11 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 57
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 49
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 48

After a harrowing experience with an obsessed patient, oncology nurse practitioner Leigh Weston needed a change. She thought she'd left her troubles behind when she moved home to Carrington, North Carolina, and took a job in the emergency department of the local hospital. But when someone tampers with her brakes, she fears the past has chased her into the present. She reaches out to her high school friend turned homicide investigator, Ryan Parker, for help. Ryan finds satisfaction in his career, but his favorite way to use his skills is as a volunteer underwater investigator.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • a great murder mystery, it was hard to hit pause

  • By Lori Thoelke on 05-31-18

not value for monay

Overall
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-27-18

God squad, sappy and superficial. it is all too perfect. story lacks depth and intrigue.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Mind's Eye

  • By: Douglas E. Richards
  • Narrated by: Adam Verner
  • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 663
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 586
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 586

When Nick Hall wakes up in a dumpster - bloodied, without a memory, and hearing voices in his head - he knows things are bad. But they're about to get far worse. Because he's being hunted by a team of relentless assassins. Soon Hall discovers that advanced electronics have been implanted in his brain, and he now has two astonishing abilities. He can surf the web using thoughts alone. And he can read minds. But who inserted the implants? And why? And why is someone so desperate to kill him?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Defenitely worth the credit!

  • By GMD on 07-10-15

nope

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

Reviewed: 09-09-18

an average story line, started out okay but became more implausible. a very over dramatic narrator.

  • The Outlaw Demon Wails

  • By: Kim Harrison
  • Narrated by: Gigi Bermingham
  • Length: 16 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 3,235
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 2,380
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,382

To save the lives of her friends, Rachel did the unthinkable: she willingly trafficked in forbidden demon magic. And now her sins are coming home to haunt her. As Rachel searches for the truth behind a terrifying murder, an even greater menace threatens, for the demon Algaliarept will stop at nothing to claim her, and the discovery of a shocking family secret throws Rachel's entire life into question.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Horrible Narration Take 2

  • By Carol on 02-27-08

Narration lets this down.

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

Reviewed: 03-04-15

Narrator was not as good as previous books. High pitched voice and little difference between characters.
Hard to concentrate on the story.