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  • Crazy in Love

  • The Story of a Gay Demon
  • By: Perie Wolford
  • Narrated by: Maxwell Palmer
  • Length: 2 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 34
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 32
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 31

When 17-year-old Dale Stevens comes to spend his summer at his aunt's house in the desolate woods of upstate California, he expects the most boring 90 days of his life. But his expectations change rapidly after he meets a mysterious stranger in the woods and discovers things about himself, his body, and his soul that he knew nothing about.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Love, angst, and evil - the best teen traits!

  • By HockeyfanT on 09-20-17

Violent but there is a moral to the story

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

Reviewed: 07-14-19

This is book two in the series but can be read or listened to as a standalone. Each book has different characters. This is a short erotic story but not as sweet as the first one. There is a lot of violence in this book and the narrator really brings it out and makes it chilling. The sex is hot too but not as hot as the first book as I think the violence was more predominant here. Now having said that there is a reason for the violence… it gives the story a moral and there is also a Happy ending. Though I would like to have known about the character’s best friend from the beginning of the book.
If you like demons, don’t mind violence and like short stories with HEA this is for you.

  • Bad Boy: The Story of a Gay Demon

  • Book of Thirteen, Vol. 2
  • By: Perie Wolford
  • Narrated by: Richard L. Walton
  • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 15
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 15
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 15

When Dylan's secret BDSM fetish becomes accidentally known to his boyfriend Mark, the two decide to mix up their usual tender love-making routine with some kinky stuff. As a part of a game, Mark transforms himself into a character Dylan never knew gentle and sweet Mark could embody. But Dylan was wrong. Or maybe there's something he's terribly missing. Based on an actual horror painting, this erotic short story brings inner demons to light and opens doors to places no one should ever enter.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A sweet short erotica story with a HEA

  • By Cat on 07-14-19

A sweet short erotica story with a HEA

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

Reviewed: 07-14-19

This is an erotic romance so if hard erotica isn’t your thing this may not be for you. The narration makes the story come to life. There is a cute storyline and a sweet romance involved so if you like Demons, a little violence, some BDSM and very Hot sex with a HEA this is for you.

  • Food Truck Baby

  • By: Nicole Higginbotham-Hogue
  • Narrated by: Victoria Robinson
  • Length: 7 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 17
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 16
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 16

Nancy is single, pregnant, and has a dead-end job when she meets Tai, a local food-truck owner. Tai is suave and compassionate and can offer her the chance of a lifetime. Will their personalities clash, or will sparks fly? 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great story

  • By outbackhill on 12-15-18

Cute FF story and cute kids

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

Reviewed: 07-12-19

Food truck Baby is a cute short story. Tai has a food truck and meets Nancy at a local store. She can tell Nancy is unhappy and offers Nancy a job on her food truck. Nancy and her best friend Dan go on the Journey with Tai and her partners to try to win a Food Truck Challenge to save her food truck.
I forgot to mention Nancy is very pregnant and her BF Marcus dumped her when he found out, but Tai is more than willing to step in and help Nancy.
The story is fun, sexy and short. I did have some issues with all the multiple views and keeping up with who was who and who was talking. I listened to the audio and where I usually prefer the audio in this case, I think I would have enjoyed the story more if I read it myself. The voices the narrator gave (I dislike a soft-spoken woman trying to give gruff voices to men) I think if the narrator had skipped doing all the different voices and just read the book it would have been better.

  • Model Bodyguard

  • Haven Investigations, Book 2
  • By: Lissa Kasey
  • Narrated by: Brian Hutchison
  • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20

Things are going well for androgynous model Ollie Petroskovic, ex-Marine Kade Alme, and their business, Haven Investigations, until rock star Jacob Elias shows up in need of their services. Jacob is a playboy with a serious penchant for kink, slaves, and sex toys. He's also Ollie's ex - and all that implies. With the media exploiting his personal life, a stalker sending blood-soaked "gifts", a bumbling security team, and a family he can't trust, Jacob is in desperate need of a bodyguard.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 4.5 Stars

  • By Belen on 01-09-18

Awesome story

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

Reviewed: 07-12-19

In Book two Kade takes on Ollie's ex-boyfriend as bodyguard though he really wants nothing to do with him. Ollie still struggles with Nathan’s death and the issues form the first book. Now with Jacob back in his life, Ollie must decide if he wants him back or to continue with Kade and Kade worries about what will happen.
This is a great sequel to the first book. However, you need to read in order.
I was surprised that there was a different narrator. I liked the first one’s version of Ollie and understood that this was mostly in Kade’s view and Brian Hutchison is a very good narrator. I liked the pacing and was one the edge of my seat throughout the book.

  • If You Give an Incubus a Cookie

  • By: Ki Brightly
  • Narrated by: Lai See
  • Length: 1 hr and 14 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 11
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 11
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 11

Incubus Hal Scand leads a hard life, and the only bright spot is the few minutes he steals at the cookie cart each day, where he’s able to forget his problems before it’s back to banging for a buck. Cookie stand owner Porter enjoys flirting with his mysterious regular, but he’s ready for more. And with Valentine’s Day approaching, he has the perfect opportunity to take his chance. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • More cookies please!

  • By Cat on 07-12-19

More cookies please!

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

Reviewed: 07-12-19

I am going to skip the rundown since the story is so short and the blurb tells enough to get you hooked.
I will say that OMG this was so fun to listen to! The story was interesting, the characters intriguing, the narration spot on. The only thing I can complain about was I wanted more! This was my first book by this Author and Narrator but won’t be the last!
If you like Incubi, other paranormal entities, a little twist, cookies, sweet romance and very short stories with a kick of heat! I adored it!

  • The Colors Between Us

  • Lonely Hearts, Book 2
  • By: Kate Hawthorne
  • Narrated by: Kenneth Obi
  • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 26
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 26
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 26

A decade since his last successful gallery showing, Roland’s life has crumbled. Imprisoned by his own mind and taunted daily by painful memories, he finds his only comfort in drinking. With a life that has devolved into nothing brighter than variants of gray, he sees little point in his existence when a delivery boy with eyes of inspirational blue shows up at his door.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I loved the narrators drunk voice!

  • By Cat on 07-09-19

I loved the narrators drunk voice!

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

Reviewed: 07-09-19

I loved the first book in this series so much I couldn't wait for this one. I actually liked this one even more. Once again we get a unique story but this one deals with a serious social issue...depression and alcoholism. Roland is a painter that feels he lost his inspiration and doesn't realize how good he is e drowns himself in Vodka and his life spirals even more. then he meets Adonis who has issues of his own. Donny is a small man and is always considered a twink when he really likes to top. He meets Adonis and finds out he is a painter and Donny wants to be an artist as well.
I loved the story and was drawn in from the beginning. Kenneth Obi's drunk voice for Roland really hooked me and intrigued me. I could see Roland's personality through his narration.
If you like an age gap, a smaller man topping, stories dealing with depression and finding a new life, and cute kittens you will like this one!

  • His Kind of Love

  • Lonely Hearts, Book 1
  • By: Kate Hawthorne
  • Narrated by: Kenneth Obi
  • Length: 7 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 60
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 60
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 60

Joel Reading was lonely. Nineteen years old, estranged from his family, and seemingly unable to ever get a second date, he'd surrounded himself with the things he loved most: old books and old music. When one date got out of hand before it even began, Joel found himself displaced from a flooded apartment and on the doorstep of a handsome and older stranger more than willing to take Joel in for the night.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Love this so hard!!

  • By Raelene Smith on 12-23-18

A great age gap story with a creepy stalker MC

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

Reviewed: 07-09-19

I found this story a little weird. Initially, I wondered if it was like a fallen angel with Gabriel's name and Adonis and Athena and all the someone saving him a few time and him not seeing the savior, but it is not. They are all human. I also found Gabriel a bit creepy with the stalker thing going on... but I loved it. The story is unusual, interesting and I wanted to keep listening to see what was going on and who Gabriel was and how our little Red would react. The story is well-written where Gabriel comes off as creepy but also as sweet and loving.
I listened to the audio version and Loved Kenneth Obi's narration. The voices he uses are good and help form a vision of the character. The pacing and excitement are spot on too.

If you like unique stories, Age gap, stalkers, take on children's stories ( I thought of Little red riding hood and the big bad wolf since he is mentioned as little red and Gabriel as the Wolf., some hot man-sex and a great romance you will like this!

  • At a Stranger's Mercy

  • Badge and Bullets, Book 1
  • By: Brittany Cournoyer
  • Narrated by: Kenneth Obi
  • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18

Making eye contact with a killer wasn’t exactly how Bradley Danforth had planned to start his day. As an accountant, he craved structure and routine. What he hadn’t anticipated was being part of a real-life murder mystery with him cast in the starring role. Death and sorrow were part of Max Donohue’s job description, leaving the detective hardened after years on the job. On his latest case, he’s the one stuck protecting the only witness in a sadistic homicide.   

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • The narration was the best part

  • By Annika on 05-28-19

Chilling, bite your nails suspense

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

Reviewed: 06-30-19

Bradley had no idea how much worse is already bad day could be until he locked eyes with a stranger that sent shivers up his spine and he had no idea just how much this would change his life until he comes home that night and finds his neighbor has been murdered in a gruesome way and that he is the only witness.
He meets Max the lead detective that is hot but once he opens his mouth Bradley sees what a butthole Max really is. Though he didn't remember anything that night he is brutally attacked and left for dead, Max takes interest in the man.

Wow, Wow, Wow! This story is so awesome. It is well written, great characters and a spine-tingling mystery/suspense. There is a touch of violence though it is well handled and most are off-page. The relationship is slow-burn and in this book, Bradley and Max build more a protector /victim relationship with a touch of a slow-burning, budding relationship.

I loved Kenneth Obi's performance. He gave both Bradley and Max distinctive voices and the serial killer was scary, spine-tingling and chilling, especially the creepy laugh!
If you like good, chilling suspense, I highly recommend this.

  • Torch

  • Unbreakable Bonds Series, Book 3
  • By: Jocelynn Drake, Rinda Elliott
  • Narrated by: Kenneth Obi
  • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 54
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 51
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 51

Nine months ago, Rowan Ward thought he had it all. Now, he's fighting to pull his shredded life together, buried in work and battling the kind of grief that destroys a man's soul. When fires spring up around Cincinnati threatening Rowe's friends and clients, he's thrilled to find his old Army buddy, Noah Keegan in town. They were a hell of a team when they served together, so in-sync, it was rumored they could read each other's minds. Noah thought devoting his life to the Army would be enough. Then he realized he had no family and only one friend he cared about.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Awesome!

  • By Rachel R. on 06-24-19

A hot (Pun intended) installment to this series!

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

Reviewed: 06-29-19

Wow! Each of these books just gets better. I do suggest you read in order since you need to know who the major players are and what has been going on.
This book is about Rowe, the head of Ward security and the friend of Lucas, Snow, and Andre. In the last book, there was some tragedy and surprises leaving Rowe sad and broken. At a celebration of the opening of the Warehouse with Lucas, Snow, Ian and his friends there is a fire burning it down. This sets of the story with a series of fires putting all his friends back in danger and trying to figure out who is behind it and why. Getting home he finds an old friend from his past that brings up feelings long hidden.
I loved Noah but would have loved to have known more about him. I absolutely loved seeing this side of Rowe. I find seeing a softer side and this hidden secret really made him so deep.
There is a touch of wit in the story with banter between all the friends, you can feel the love and comradery as we watch relationships build. There are some twists and this one sort of ends in sort of cliffhanger or a lead-in to the next book. I can’t wait!
As usual, I loved Kenneth Obi’s narration. He always gives his characters life and more depth. He puts the right type of excitement at the right places, sighs, grunts, etc.
If you like suspense, hot men and an allover intriguing book, get this!

  • The Enchanter's Flame

  • The Ellwood Chronicles, Book I
  • By: Michele Notaro
  • Narrated by: Kenneth Obi
  • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 174
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 168
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 169

Strange things are happening all around Brinnswick. Things that remind me of a piece of my past I’d rather forget. Girls are being killed, drained of blood, and left with strange markings on their bodies. When I finally connect the cases together, a specialist is called in - though, what he’s a specialist of is beyond me. When the chief assigns him as my new partner for the case, I can’t help but groan on the inside. Why of all people would I be assigned to Ailin Ellwood? 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • More Magic

  • By F. Moon on 12-26-18

An Enchanting story!

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

Reviewed: 06-29-19

I absolutely loved this book.
Ailen is a special consultant and put as Sebastian's partner when Sebastian puts some murders together. Things are strange between them and even stranger things happen and soon Sebastian finds out his partner is a witch...but not just any witch but the most powerful and head of his coven. He also finds out the world is full of things he never dreamed were real.
I loved both characters, but Ailen held a special place for me. I loved the way these two bantered, the story was a slow burn though you could see the connection, and there is lots of page-turning action.

Kenneth Obi gives this story a lot of life with great voices and lots of enthusiasm and sighs and growls.
I highly recommend this story.