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  • The Cat in the Hat and Other Dr. Seuss Favorites

  • By: Dr. Seuss
  • Narrated by: Kelsey Grammer, John Cleese, John Lithgow, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,109
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 699
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 704

Eleven complete Dr. Seuss stories at a great price, featuring performances by John Cleese, Billy Crystal, Ted Danson, Kelsey Grammer, Dustin Hoffman, John Lithgow, and more!

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The individual books are bookmarked

  • By Eric on 12-28-09

Very nice.

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

Reviewed: 12-18-15

What did you love best about The Cat in the Hat and Other Dr. Seuss Favorites?

I love this. Usually I don't like to listen to children's books. The great narrators made a huge difference. I especially love How the Grinch stole Christmas.

Have you listened to any of the narrators’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

No

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Scandal Wears Satin

  • Dressmakers, Book 2
  • By: Loretta Chase
  • Narrated by: Kate Reading
  • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 681
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 633
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 635

A blue-eyed innocent on the outside and a shark on the inside, dressmaker Sophy Noirot could sell sand to Bedouins. Selling Maison Noirot's beautiful designs to aristocratic ladies is a little harder, especially since a recent family scandal has made an enemy of one of society's fashion leaders. Turning scandal to the shop's advantage requires every iota of Sophy's skills, leaving her little patience for a big, reckless rake like the Earl of Longmore.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good follow up...

  • By Chantelle on 05-08-14

Fun easy listen

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

Reviewed: 09-28-15

Would you try another book from Loretta Chase and/or Kate Reading?

Maybe

If you’ve listened to books by Loretta Chase before, how does this one compare?

Pretty good

Which character – as performed by Kate Reading – was your favorite?

Hero is pretty funny. He sounds like an arrogant arse. But it is fun.

Do you think Scandal Wears Satin needs a follow-up book? Why or why not?

Would like to read about Lady Clara.

Any additional comments?

My complain about this book is way too many "he said" "she said". It gets annoying when I listen to the book. It is not as annoying to read "he said" "she said" over and over again since our eyes will just skip over them. It is really not necessary to use so many "he said" "she said" in the book(except in this review. LOL).

  • The Wedding Trap

  • By: Tracy Anne Warren
  • Narrated by: Bianca Amato
  • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 866
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 670
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 671

In this glittering Regency romance from acclaimed author Tracy Anne Warren, wallflower Eliza Hammond has suddenly become a wealthy heiress. Now, every eligible bachelor is interested in marrying her. Hoping to instruct Eliza in the social graces needed to attract the best suitors, her best friend Violet enlists the help of her brother-in-law, Lord Christopher "Kit"Winter. Just one problem. Eliza has always secretly pined for Kit.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Audible, please add the rest of the series

  • By M. Hudson on 06-10-09

Not as good as the first two

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

Reviewed: 11-08-14

What did you like best about The Wedding Trap? What did you like least?

I found Kit funny. The story is a bit boring. It goes on the same thing too long.

Would you ever listen to anything by Tracy Anne Warren again?

Depends on the story

What does Bianca Amato bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

Bianca Amato does a great job. The different accents.

  • The Trouble with Honor

  • By: Julia London
  • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
  • Length: 10 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 139
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 126
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 125

Desperate times call for daring measures as Honor Cabot, the eldest stepdaughter of the wealthy Earl of Beckington, awaits her family's ruin. Upon the earl's death she and her sisters stand to lose the luxury of their grand home - and their place on the pedestal of society - to their stepbrother and his social-climbing fiancée. Forced to act quickly, Honor makes a devil's bargain with the only rogue in London who can seduce her stepbrother's fiancée out of the Cabots' lives for good.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • What happened??

  • By Cindy on 09-30-14

I had high hope of this story but disappointed

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

Reviewed: 10-02-14

What disappointed you about The Trouble with Honor?

The story is pretty boring. The people are not likable. I actually love the step brother who the heroine tries to hurt. Maybe he is not the smartest guy but he seems sweet.

The hero is another one that I don't get. He sounds like a drunk and a gambler. What makes him so lovable. I don't get. Heroine is vain for sure.

What was most disappointing about Julia London’s story?

I just don't get what makes the heroine loves the hero other than physical attraction and lust. And usually that doesn't last.

Did Rosalyn Landor do a good job differentiating all the characters? How?

Yes, she did a great job but even her narration can't save the boring story.

What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

Just disappointment.

4 of 6 people found this review helpful

  • The Countess Conspiracy

  • The Brothers Sinister, Book 3
  • By: Courtney Milan
  • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
  • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 511
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 478
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 481

Sebastian Malheur is the most dangerous sort of rake: an educated one. When he’s not scandalizing ladies in the bedchamber, he’s outraging proper society with his scientific theories. He’s desired, reviled, acclaimed, and despised - and he laughs through it all. Violet Waterfield, the widowed Countess of Cambury, on the other hand, is entirely respectable, and she’d like to stay that way. But Violet has a secret that is beyond ruinous, one that ties her irrevocably to England’s most infamous scoundrel: Sebastian’s theories aren’t his. They’re hers.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • So much more than a romance

  • By C. Mendez on 02-17-14

Not my favorite

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

Reviewed: 09-11-14

What would have made The Countess Conspiracy better?

I like having more actions in a story. The repeat of the feelings of the heroine was a bit boring. I understand she kept thinking the same thing but I can only handle so many times of her self loathing.

What could Courtney Milan have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

Don't know. I like the hero though.

Which character – as performed by Rosalyn Landor – was your favorite?

The hero.

Any additional comments?

Rosalyn Landor did a great job but the story is not very moving. I am not bored by the history part. I am more annoyed of the repeat self loathing of the heroine.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Proposal

  • By: Mary Balogh
  • Narrated by: Rebecca De Leeuw
  • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 889
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 791
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 795

Award-winning and New York Times best-selling author Mary Balogh delights fans with historical romantic tales that touch the heart. After her husband dies in a freak accident, Lady Gwendoline Muir never dreams she’ll love again. So when soldier-turned-nobleman Lord Hugo Trentham stirs feelings in her that have lain dormant for years, she can’t help but imagine his strong embrace. Hugo finds himself drawn to Gwen, but he’s never courted a woman before. Can he muster the right words to make Gwen open her heart and love once more?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • So Very Romantic!

  • By 🇺🇸🌸DARA on 05-19-13

Rebecca De Leeuw narration

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

Reviewed: 09-06-14

What made the experience of listening to The Proposal the most enjoyable?

Rebecca De Leeuw did a good job. I didn't like her narration of Unraveled by Courtney Milan. But she did fine in this one.

Probably because the heroine is 32 years. So the voice fits.

Love almost all Mary Balogh's novels. This one is no exception.

What did you like best about this story?

Learning about all the people in the survivor club. I started with the Arrangement and the Escape because I love Rosalyn Landor (my favorite narrator).

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Unveiled

  • By: Courtney Milan
  • Narrated by: Rebecca De Leeuw
  • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 485
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 433
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 430

Ash Turner has waited a lifetime to seek revenge on the man who ruined his family—and now the time for justice has arrived. At Parford Manor, he intends to take his place as the rightful heir to the dukedom and settle an old score with the current duke once and for all. But instead he finds himself drawn to a tempting beauty who has the power to undo all his dreams of vengeance….

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent Historical Romance

  • By Kelli on 10-19-11

Narrator not a good match

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

Reviewed: 08-21-14

What did you like best about Unveiled? What did you like least?

Like the story. The narrator sounds old for this story. Makes it difficult to relate to the heroine since she is a young woman.

Who would you have cast as narrator instead of Rebecca De Leeuw?

Rosalyn Landor, Carolyn Morris or Susan Durendan

Was Unveiled worth the listening time?

The story got me to finish the book but only because I want to know what happen.

Any additional comments?

I love this series but I didn't get the other two audiobooks. I would rather read it myself.

  • A Groom of One's Own

  • Writing Girls, Book 1
  • By: Maya Rodale
  • Narrated by: Carolyn Morris
  • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 116
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 110
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 110

London, 1823: A handsome duke. His beautiful soon-to-be duchess. A whirlwind courtship. It is this author's privilege to report on the event all of London is talking about: The upcoming wedding of the Duke of Hamilton and Brandon to the only daughter of the Duke of Richmond. Every detail of the "Wedding of the Year" will be reported in these pages as a London Weekly exclusive. But I, Miss Sophie Harlow, must confess to a secret infatuation with this "double duke" that can only lead to trouble.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • The historical version of The Wedding Planner

  • By Natalie on 01-06-15

Doesn't go anywhere

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

Reviewed: 08-21-14

Would you try another book from Maya Rodale and/or Carolyn Morris?

Maybe not with Maya Rodale. I like Carolyn Morris as narrator and that is the reason I picked up the book.

Would you ever listen to anything by Maya Rodale again?

Not sure

What did you like about the performance? What did you dislike?

Nice performance

You didn’t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

I like the beginning of the book...

Any additional comments?

The book doesn't go anywhere. I am half way through. It just repeats itself of the H/h's feelings over and over again. I was like, didn't I hear this already? Is the audio working, did it rewind? It is boring. h is not ethical in my opinion, don't pretend to be friend with the woman if you are trying to steal her fiance. Frustrating and boring.

1 of 4 people found this review helpful

  • One Good Earl Deserves a Lover

  • By: Sarah MacLean
  • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
  • Length: 12 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 644
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 576
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 582

Lady Philippa Marbury is...odd. The brilliant, bespectacled daughter of a double marquess cares more for books than balls, for science than the season, and for laboratories than love. She's looking forward to marrying her simple fiancé and living out her days quietly with her dogs and her scientific experiments. But before that, Pippa has two weeks to experience all the rest - 14 days to research the exciting parts of life. It's not much time, and to do it right she needs a guide familiar with London's darker corners.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Pippa's thirst for knowledge leads her to Love

  • By Ezinwanyi on 07-11-14

Good start but the ending was a bit incomplete.

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

Reviewed: 06-10-14

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Yes, if you have read the first book. It is part of the series. I love all three in the series. Wish the ending was a bit better. The ending left me with lots of questions which is a bit annoying. What happened to the bad guy? What happened to the other Earl? And the bad guy's daughter?

What was the most interesting aspect of this story? The least interesting?

I really like the couple, they are suited. Compare to a lot of other love in first sight couple who don't have anything in command. These two are strangely suited. Makes me smile.

Which character – as performed by Rosalyn Landor – was your favorite?

Chase

Any additional comments?

Roslyn Landor is an awesome narrator. It is nice to listen to her voice.

2 of 3 people found this review helpful