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Smuggler's Dilemma Audiobook

Smuggler's Dilemma: Privateer Tales, Book 5

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Publisher's Summary

There's guerrilla warfare in the main asteroid belt. The Red Houzi pirates have launched a deadly campaign, sacking defenseless mining colonies and then vanishing into the deep dark of space. No one can predict where or when they will show up next, not even the great Mars Protectorate Navy.

Liam Hoffen and Nick James have returned from their last encounter grateful to be alive, but wondering what they'll do next. Sterra's Gift is nothing more than a broken heap, strapped to a pile of ore. Replacing their beloved ship is hopeless - or so they think until a crazy old man introduces them to an old British warship named Hotspur.

News of Red Houzi attacks near Colony 40 spurs Liam and his crew into action and they set off on a desperate race to save their families. But, what can one ship possibly do against an entire fleet? They'll put everything on the line, but the question is - will it be enough?

©2015 James Greenwood (P)2017 James Greenwood

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    cindy stock 06-20-17
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    "A young man's dreams come true.. sort of."

    Big Peet's comments about all the women around Liam made me laugh because it was true.. would have liked to see a male character with the same bravery as the female associates. Just the two guys is getting old.. but I still like the series and the narrator, and hope the last three larger books are added to audiobooks soon.

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    Ken Mitchell Edina, MO USA 06-14-17
    Ken Mitchell Edina, MO USA 06-14-17 Member Since 2006

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    "My favorite one of the series so far, recommended"

    A fun listen, well narrated and a good story.

    If I might suggest, be sure you pick up "Big Pete" before this book, it will fill in a lot of holes in the storyline.

    Worth the time to listen to! Personally, I am a member of Kindle Unlimited and this book (at the time I am making this review is "included with" Kindle Unlimited at no charge, with a deeply discounted "Add Narration" feature making it a bargain. I STRONGLY recommend space-opera lovers who listen to Audible sign up for this program, you can get tons of books for very reasonable money this way, 100 percent legit. I recommend this book.

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    Amazon Customer 04-18-17 Member Since 2014
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    "Fun and Exciting"

    A nice story and finish to Liam and Nick's first round of adventures. Love Naramore's Narration.

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    Don 04-18-17
    Don 04-18-17 Member Since 2016

    got to love it

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    "HHmmmm"

    I almost stopped in the first 10 minutes. It wasn't what I was looking for and I'm glad I hung in there. I now have all of them.
    Thank you for your time.

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    Kindle Customer Byron, GA 03-28-17
    Kindle Customer Byron, GA 03-28-17 Member Since 2017

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    "Love this series"

    The series is an awesome space opera. David Weber worthy. Please read these books.

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    Vorthe Audubon, NJ, United States 03-13-17
    Vorthe Audubon, NJ, United States 03-13-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Another great installment in the series."

    If you have read the previous four books, or otherwise consider yourself a fan of the series, you'll want to get this book as well.

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    peter morington, Australia 03-11-17
    peter morington, Australia 03-11-17 Member Since 2015
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    "please more!!!"

    great story easy to get in to not to over done
    please more of these privateer tales.

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    Connie Spring Branch, TX, United States 03-07-17
    Connie Spring Branch, TX, United States 03-07-17 Member Since 2012
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    "Terrific Story!"

    My husband and I both really enjoy this series and wish the audible versions would keep up with the print versions! As the author says, "That's another story."

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    Christine Sandy Hook, CT, United States 03-07-17
    Christine Sandy Hook, CT, United States 03-07-17 Member Since 2015

    Im actually Christines husband piggybacking n her Amazon account. That said, I am a bit of a geek, and work in the engineering field.

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    "excellent addition to the series"

    this is a very enjoyable series, primarily targeted to younger audiences.
    I as an adult found it to be a vey pleasant listen and will be continuing the series.

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    Amazon Customer Curtis Wright. 03-05-17 Member Since 2015
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    "And the saga continues."

    As always in a narrated story a great deal of the story's life and readers enjoyment. is in the narration. Mikael Naramore does a good job.
    I have a list of Narrators that I like and another for those I find unacceptable. Mikael falls into my good list.
    This book can be a standalone story but to really enjoy it one should start with book number one of the series. That would be Rookie Privateer.
    I have all the Kindle books so far in this series. That would be one through eleven and all the short stories.
    And as they become available in Audible I purchase them.
    So yes of course purchase this Audible version it is a good if not excellent Sci-fi yarn.

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    "Just when you think it can't get any bigger"

    Another great story from the Privateer serries.

    What to do when you are left with no choice, Liam steps up to the plate again.

    A great listen.

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