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Death's Rival Audiobook

Death's Rival: Jane Yellowrock, Book 5

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Publisher's Summary

Jane Yellowrock is a shapeshifting skinwalker you don’t want to cross - especially if you’re one of the undead....

For a vampire killer like Jane, having Leo Pellisier as a boss took some getting used to. But now, someone is out to take his place as Master Vampire of the city of New Orleans, and is not afraid to go through Jane to do it. After an attack that’s tantamount to a war declaration, Leo knows his rival is both powerful and vicious, but Leo’s not about to run scared. After all, he has Jane. But then, a plague strikes, one that takes down vampires and makes their masters easy prey.

Now, to uncover the identity of the vamp who wants Leo’s territory, and to find the cause of the vamp-plague, Jane will have to go to extremes...and maybe even to war.

©2012 Faith Hunter (P)2012 Audible, Inc.

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    Bianca Perrysburg, OH, United States 03-29-15
    Bianca Perrysburg, OH, United States 03-29-15 Member Since 2011

    I can't stop. Audiobooks are the diversion and comfort when I am alone, the excitement I don't have the time for, and scratch for that itch

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    "One of the best yet"

    I am not sure why I enjoyed this as much or more than any of the others, but I felt invested and anxious about the events as the unfolded. I enjoyed it all, and it didn't seem tired or predictable like some series become at this point. Can't wait for the next!

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    AZ Bob 02-04-15
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    narrator was good . She continues to bring the story to life by giving comments of the heroine's feelings



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    John Carver 01-02-15
    John Carver 01-02-15
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    "Complete Story new plots"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    yes


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    yes


    Any additional comments?

    This her best yet. Complete story no soft spots. A complete loss of previous stories wanderings at moments of excitement. The best of all the stories yet. I repeat no soft spots. Read it.

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    Love Amazon 11-19-14
    Love Amazon 11-19-14

    Reading? With 2 kids, 2 dogs, a husband who travels, a full time job and a small side business.... I thought I'd have more luck here.

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    "The best one yet!!!!"
    What did you love best about Death's Rival?

    Although the first couple books had great story lines, this one really answers some of Jane's long asked questions and she finds her roots more in this book than any other. I loved her complicated feelings for Bruiser and Rick, but still such a powerful woman!!! Loved it!


    What did you like best about this story?

    Jane finally comes to terms with her Beast, I've been waiting for this!!!


    What about Khristine Hvam’s performance did you like?

    She has such great voices, wonderful versatility!


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    YES!!! I loved it more than any other Jane Yellowrock so far!!


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    Christine Chambersburg, Virgin Islands (U.S.) 09-08-13
    Christine Chambersburg, Virgin Islands (U.S.) 09-08-13
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    "This is an amazing series!!"

    The writing is perfect.
    The characters are enjoyable, entertaining an intriguing.
    The performance is perfect.
    Can't say enough. I find myself buying the next book before I finish the current book.

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    Mary Bloomington, IN, United States 06-15-13
    Mary Bloomington, IN, United States 06-15-13 Member Since 2013
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    "Jane's getting closer to the big reveal..."

    I thoroughly enjoyed this book and the narrator is so wonderful and this and other books. But I enjoyed this book because I was wondering when the rst of the vampires and other supernatural people in New Orleans would discover who she is. I do wish they'd treat Jane better, though. It really does almost break my heart to see the way Beast and everyone else treats her.

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    Bonnie Bellmore, NY, United States 06-04-13
    Bonnie Bellmore, NY, United States 06-04-13 Member Since 2013

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    "This series keeps surprising me"
    What made the experience of listening to Death's Rival the most enjoyable?

    It seems Faith Hunter knows how to keep the reader (listener) on the edge. This is the fifth book in the series and I've enjoyed every one so far. Each a bit different, but getting better.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    In some ways "Beast"......but Jane of course. Her inter action with Leo, sometimes is a hoot. .


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

    Khristine Hvam is a wonderful narrator, and gets the southern LA and French quarter accents really good. When you have an excellent narrator, it makes a book that much better. I have read books and then listened to on audible. I usually enjoy the audible versions more


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    yes


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    S Jones 05-29-13
    S Jones 05-29-13 Member Since 2002
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    "Better than the last one"

    with twists and turns I was not expecting!
    The series was beginning to pale for me - this book set it afire again.

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    Amazon Customer 05-29-13
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    "Dark Story"

    I felt that this was a dark story. It seemed that everything fell apart for Jane towards the end, and the ending left me with my mouth hanging open, saying "NO!! This can't be!" I was so grateful that a couple of weeks after listening to this book, the next book in the series came out, and I quickly downloaded it. Thank goodness, things worked themselves out in the next story! lol

    Upon listening to the story for the second time, things made more sense, and didn't seem quite so dark. I enjoyed the story greatly the second time, and Khristine just does an awesome job of narration. Her portrayal of Beast is my favorite part of the story. Faith did a great job of weaving an intricate plot.

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    Peggy 04-14-13
    Peggy 04-14-13 Listener Since 2009

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    "love all these books"

    I will be very sorry if/when this series ends. I have really enjoyed all of them.

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