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    • Redemption

    • Memory Man Series, Book 5
    • By: David Baldacci
    • Narrated by: Kyf Brewer, Orlagh Cassidy
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 550
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 523
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 523

    Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison are visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by an unfamiliar man. But he instantly recognizes the man's name: Meryl Hawkins. He's the first person Decker ever arrested for murder back when he was a young detective. Though a dozen years in prison have left Hawkins unrecognizably aged and terminally ill, one thing hasn't changed: He maintains he never committed the murders. Could it be possible that Decker made a mistake all those years ago?   

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Like cordwood the bodies stack up...

    • By shelley on 04-17-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Torch Ginger

    • By: Toby Neal
    • Narrated by: Sara Malia Hatfield
    • Length: 9 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    The island of Kaua'i is remote jungle, golden beaches, and ancient culture - but transients are disappearing in paradise, and only Detective Lei Texeira notices. Lei transfers to the island of Kaua'i, where she uncovers a pattern of disappearances that may be related to a bizarre cult - or is it just one madman at work? In Lei's world, everyone is guilty until proven innocent.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My Favorite Neal Audiobook

    • By patricia nolfi on 09-20-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Neon Prey

    • A Prey Novel, Book 29
    • By: John Sandford
    • Narrated by: Richard Ferrone
    • Length: 11 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Clayton Deese looks like a small-time criminal, muscle for hire when his loan-shark boss needs to teach someone a lesson. Now, seven months after a job that went south and landed him in jail, Deese has skipped out on bail, and the US Marshals come looking for him. They don't much care about a low-level guy - it's his boss they want - but Deese might be their best chance to bring down the whole operation. Then, they step onto a dirt trail behind Deese's rural Louisiana cabin and find a jungle full of graves. 

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Long Road to Mercy

    • By: David Baldacci
    • Narrated by: Brittany Pressley, Kyf Brewer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7,198
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,560
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6,522

    Eeny, meeny, miny, moe. Catch a tiger by its toe. It's seared into Atlee Pine's memory: the kidnapper's chilling rhyme as he chose between six-year-old Atlee and her twin sister, Mercy. Mercy was taken. Atlee was spared. She never saw Mercy again. Three decades after that terrifying night, Atlee Pine works for the FBI. She's the lone agent assigned to the Shattered Rock, Arizona resident agency, which is responsible for protecting the Grand Canyon. So when one of the Grand Canyon's mules is found stabbed to death at the bottom of the canyon - and its rider missing - Pine is called in to investigate.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Damn, Baldacci is good!

    • By Wayne on 11-14-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Wolf Pack

    • By: C. J. Box
    • Narrated by: David Chandler
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,199
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,108
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,107

    The good news is that Joe Pickett has his job back. The bad news is that he's come to learn that a drone is killing wildlife - and the drone belongs to a mysterious and wealthy man whose grandson is dating Joe's own daughter, Lucy. When Joe tries to lay down the rules for the drone operator, he's asked by the FBI and the DOJ to stand down, which only makes him more suspicious. Meanwhile, bodies are piling up in and around Joe's district in shocking numbers. He begins to fear that a pack of four vicious killers working on behalf of the Sinaloa cartel known as the Wolf Pack have arrived.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • How does he do it?

    • By stuartjash on 03-19-19

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Dark Sacred Night

    • A Ballard and Bosch Novel
    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Christine Lakin, Titus Welliver
    • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,079
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,597
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,563

    Renée Ballard is working the night beat again and returns to Hollywood Station in the early hours only to find a stranger rifling through old file cabinets. The intruder is retired detective Harry Bosch, working a cold case that has gotten under his skin. Ballard kicks him out but then checks into the case herself, and it brings a deep tug of empathy and anger. Bosch is investigating the death of 15-year-old Daisy Clayton, a runaway on the streets of Hollywood who was brutally murdered and her body left in a dumpster like so much trash. Now, Ballard joins forces with Bosch. 

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • So So

    • By Paul Beer on 11-16-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Die Trying

    • Jack Reacher, Book 2
    • By: Lee Child
    • Narrated by: Johnathan McClain
    • Length: 14 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,346
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,751
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,740

    When a woman is kidnapped off a Chicago street in broad daylight, Jack Reacher's in the wrong place at the wrong time. He's kidnapped with her. Chained together and racing across America toward an unknown destination, they're at the mercy of a group of men demanding an impossible ransom. Because Reacher's female companion is worth more than he imagines. Now he has to save them both - from the inside out - or die trying....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Skip this book - not up to par

    • By Tim on 05-20-16

    Regular price: $33.60

    • Lethal White

    • A Cormoran Strike Novel
    • By: Robert Galbraith
    • Narrated by: Robert Glenister
    • Length: 22 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,575
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8,099
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,065

    When Billy, a troubled young man, comes to private eye Cormoran Strike's office to ask for his help investigating a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is left deeply unsettled. While Billy is obviously mentally distressed, and cannot remember many concrete details, there is something sincere about him and his story. But before Strike can question him further, Billy bolts from his office in a panic. Trying to get to the bottom of Billy's story, Strike and Robin Ellacott - once his assistant, now a partner in the agency - set off on a twisting trail that leads them through the backstreets of London....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best 22 hours of the last week

    • By Jennifer on 09-27-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • The Cuckoo's Calling

    • By: Robert Galbraith
    • Narrated by: Robert Glenister
    • Length: 15 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27,870
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25,496
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25,476

    After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Then John Bristow walks through his door with an amazing story: his sister, the legendary supermodel Lula Landry, famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introduces him to every variety of pleasure, enticement, seduction, and delusion known to man.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unbelievable debut mystery set in London

    • By Tracey on 05-26-13

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Murder at the Mousetrap

    • Bunburry - A Cosy Mystery Series 1
    • By: Helena Marchmont
    • Narrated by: Nathaniel Parker
    • Length: 3 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 537
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 479
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 475

    Alfie McAlister has retreated from London to the peace and quiet of the country to recover from a personal tragedy. But an accidental death - which may have been no accident - reveals that the heart of England is far from the tranquil backwater he imagined. After arriving in Bunburry, he is co-opted as an amateur detective by Liz and Marge, two elderly ladies who were best friends with Alfie's late Aunt Augusta. And it is not long before their investigations take an even more dramatic turn.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • if you love the Cheeringham Series....

    • By Mckai on 03-07-19

    Regular price: $3.90

    • Tripwire

    • Jack Reacher, Book 3
    • By: Lee Child
    • Narrated by: Johnathan McClain
    • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,799
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,083
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,092

    Reacher's anonymity in Florida is shattered by an investigator who's come looking for him. But hours after his arrival, the stranger is murdered. Retracing the PI's trail back to New York, Reacher's compelled to find out who was looking for him and why. He never expects the reasons to be so personal - and twisted.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Slower pace than first 2 books

    • By Dogs & Horses on 04-12-13

    Regular price: $17.50

    • The Wedding Guest

    • An Alex Delaware Novel
    • By: Jonathan Kellerman
    • Narrated by: John Rubinstein
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,016
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 931
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 925

    LAPD Lieutenant Milo Sturgis is a fine homicide detective, but when he needs to get into the mind of a killer, he leans on the expertise of his best friend, the brilliant psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware. While Sturgis has a knack for piecing together the details of a crime, Delaware can decipher the darkest intents driving the most vicious of perpetrators. And there’s no better place for the doctor’s analytical skills to shine than a rowdy hall full of young men and women intoxicated on life and lust...and suddenly faced with the specter of death.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Preposterous Plot

    • By wisconsinclark on 02-08-19

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Connections in Death: An Eve Dallas Novel

    • In Death, Book 48
    • By: J. D. Robb
    • Narrated by: Susan Ericksen
    • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,411
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,177
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,167

    Homicide cop Eve Dallas and her billionaire husband, Roarke, are building a brand-new school and youth shelter. They know that the hard life can lead kids toward dangerous crossroads - and they hope to nudge a few more of them onto the right path. For expert help, they hire child psychologist Dr. Rochelle Pickering - whose own brother pulled himself out of a spiral of addiction and crime with Rochelle’s support. Lyle is living with Rochelle while he gets his life together. He’s thrilled to hear about his sister’s new job offer. But within hours, triumph is followed by tragedy.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Yay! For once, nothing about Eve's childhood!

    • By M on 02-06-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Black Echo: Harry Bosch Series, Book 1

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14,031
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,185
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,171

    For LAPD homicide cop Harry Bosch - hero, maverick, nighthawk - the body in the drainpipe at Mulholland Dam is more than another anonymous statistic. This one is personal. The dead man, Billy Meadows, was a fellow Vietnam "tunnel rat" who fought side by side with him in a nightmare underground war that brought them to the depths of hell.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What a Terrific Book

    • By Daniel McAfee on 08-01-08

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Bones She Buried: A Completely Gripping, Heart-Stopping Crime Thriller

    • Detective Josie Quinn, Book 5
    • By: Lisa Regan
    • Narrated by: Kate Handford
    • Length: 9 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83

    Arriving with her partner Noah for dinner at his family’s immaculate countryside home, Detective Josie Quinn is devastated to find Noah’s mother, Colette, lying lifeless in the back garden, her mouth clogged with soil. Searching the house for answers, Josie’s team don’t know what to make of the rosary beads buried in the dirt near the body or the hidden file labelled “Drew Pratt”, the small town of Denton’s most famous missing person.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thriller to the end

    • By Designs By Julie Ann on 04-11-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Storyteller

    • By: Jodi Picoult
    • Narrated by: Mozhan Marno, Jennifer Ikeda, Edoardo Ballerini, and others
    • Length: 18 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,903
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,829
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,835

    Jodi Picoult's poignant number one New York Times best-selling novels about family and love tackle hot-button issues head on. In The Storyteller, Sage Singer befriends Josef Weber, a beloved Little League coach and retired teacher. But then Josef asks Sage for a favor she never could have imagined - to kill him. After Josef reveals the heinous act he committed, Sage feels he may deserve that fate. But would his death be murder or justice?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect title especially for the audio format!

    • By Abby R. on 03-05-13

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Double Dip

    • A Davis Way Crime Caper
    • By: Gretchen Archer
    • Narrated by: Amber Benson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 351
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 325
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 327

    It’s Davis Way’s first slot-tournament season. And it may be her last. Things are dicey at work. A personal assistant goes missing, a little old lady goes on a suspicious winning streak, and a Bellissimo executive goes gaga for Davis. She follows a disappearing slot-tournament player trail to the So Help Me God Pentecostal Church in Beehive, Alabama, then jumps headlong into a high stakes holy scandal. She’s on a losing streak at home, too. Her days, nights, and dinners run together, as Davis juggles a revolving door of uninvited guests, namely her rotten ex-ex-husband, Eddie Crawford.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great mystery

    • By Kira on 03-05-14

    Regular price: $19.60

    • Look Alive Twenty-Five

    • A Stephanie Plum Novel
    • By: Janet Evanovich
    • Narrated by: Lorelei King
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,791
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,496
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,485

    There's nothing like a good deli, and the Red River Deli in Trenton is one of the best. World-famous for its pastrami, cole slaw, and for its disappearing managers. Over the last month, three have vanished from the face of the earth, and the only clue in each case is one shoe that's been left behind. The police are baffled. Lula is convinced that it's a case of alien abduction. Whatever it is, they'd better figure out what's going on before they lose their new manager, Ms. Stephanie Plum.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Same boring story

    • By BJinNH on 11-15-18

    Regular price: $22.40

    • Grave Peril

    • The Dresden Files, Book 3
    • By: Jim Butcher
    • Narrated by: James Marsters
    • Length: 11 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21,334
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 18,467
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18,389

    Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden has had a rough couple of weeks. As the only openly practicing professional wizard in the Chicago area, he has squared off against a multitude of supernatural bad guys. Harry has won the day against demons, poltergeists, sorcerers, trolls, vampires, werewolves, and even an evil faerie godmother. You might think nothing could spook him. You would be wrong.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Spike makes good

    • By Lakejewel on 03-22-10

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Their Lost Daughters

    • A Jackman and Evans Thriller
    • By: Joy Ellis
    • Narrated by: Richard Armitage
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,274
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,117
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,107

    Deep in the muddy fields of the Lincolnshire Fens, a teenage girl is found wandering, delirious, claiming to have been drugged at a party. Metres away, the drowned body of another girl is found on an isolated beach. And all this on a small stretch of land where, nearly 10 years ago, the shocking disappearance of a young girl remains an open case.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Really Good

    • By Lia on 02-14-19

    Regular price: $20.24

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