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    • Noir

    • A Novel
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Johnny Heller
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 180
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 169
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 168

    It's not every afternoon that an enigmatic, comely blonde named Stilton (like the cheese) walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. It's love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his move, an air force general named Remy arrives with some urgent business. 'Cause when you need something done, Sammy is the guy to go to; he's got the connections on the street.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A good solid story

    • By Leonard on 04-23-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • A Dirty Job

    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Fisher Stevens
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8,589
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,559
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,561

    People start dropping dead around Charlie, giant ravens perch on his building, and it seems that everywhere he goes, a dark presence whispers to him from under the streets. Strange names start appearing on his nightstand notepad, and before he knows it, those people end up dead, too. Yup, it seems that Charlie Asher has been recruited for a new job, an unpleasant but utterly necessary one: Death.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Listen!

    • By Janie on 03-24-06

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Secondhand Souls

    • A Novel
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Fisher Stevens
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,423
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,158
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,151

    Something really strange is happening in the City by the Bay. People are dying, but their souls are not being collected. Someone - or something - is stealing them. No one knows where they are going or why, but it has something to do with that big orange bridge. Death merchant Charlie Asher is just as flummoxed as everyone else.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • NEED A CHEESE! NEED A CHEESE!

    • By Jim "The Impatient" on 10-22-16

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Lamb

    • The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Fisher Stevens
    • Length: 15 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,587
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,965
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,979

    Verily, the story Biff has to tell is a miraculous one, filled with remarkable journeys, magic, healings, kung fu, corpse reanimations, demons, and hot babes. Even the considerable wiles and devotion of the Savior's pal may not be enough to divert Joshua from his tragic destiny. But there's no one who loves Josh more (except maybe "Maggie," Mary of Magdalan) and Biff isn't about to let his extraordinary pal suffer and ascend without a fight.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect for intelligent comedy!

    • By Gene on 04-17-07
    • The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Fisher Stevens
    • Length: 15 hrs and 20 mins
    • Release date: 03-06-07
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 5,587 ratings

    Regular price: $34.22

    • Fool

    • A Novel
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Euan Morton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,454
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,180
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,202

    Pocket has been Lear's cherished fool for years. So naturally Pocket is at his brainless, elderly liege's side when Lear demands that his kids swear to him their undying love and devotion. Of course Goneril and Regan are only too happy to brownnose Dad. But Cordelia believes that her father's request is kind of...well...stupid, and her blunt honesty ends up costing her her rightful share of the kingdom and earns her a banishment to boot.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Mr Moore does it again.

    • By Michael on 02-17-09

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Practical Demonkeeping

    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,694
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,239
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,247

    In Christopher Moore's ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature. The good-looking one is one-hundred-year-old ex-seminarian and "roads" scholar Travis O'Hearn. The green one is Catch, a demon with a nasty habit of eating most of the people he meets.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Witty as Always

    • By tryjen on 11-14-12

    Regular price: $27.37

    • The Serpent of Venice

    • A Novel
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Euan Morton
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,243
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,041
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,039

    Venice, a really long time ago: Three prominent Venetians await their most loathsome and foul dinner guest, the erstwhile envoy from Britain who also happens to be a favorite of the Doge: The rascal-Fool Pocket. This trio of cunning plotters have lured Pocket to a dark dungeon, promising a spirited evening. Their invitation is, of course, bogus. These scoundrels have something far less amusing planned for the man who has consistently foiled their quest for power and wealth. But this Fool is no fool.…

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Shakespear, E.A. Poe, and Pocket the Fool

    • By Sires on 05-11-14

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Sacre Bleu

    • A Comedy d'Art
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Euan Morton
    • Length: 11 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,874
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,661
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,673

    In July 1890, Vincent van Gogh went into a cornfield and shot himself. Or did he? Why would an artist at the height of his creative powers attempt to take his life... and then walk a mile to a doctor's house for help? Who was the crooked little "color man" Vincent had claimed was stalking him across France? And why had the painter recently become deathly afraid of a certain shade of blue? These are just a few of the questions confronting Vincent's friends who vow to discover the truth of van Gogh's untimely death.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Is Nothing is Sacre'?

    • By Mel on 05-07-12

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Bloodsucking Fiends

    • A Love Story
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,424
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,191
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,218

    A striking red-head, 20-something Jody is attacked and transformed into a vampire while walking home one night in downtown San Francisco. Befriending 19-year-old Tommy, Jody tries to understand her new undead life, but trouble finds her when the cops start suspecting Tommy of being a local bloodsucking serial killer.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bloodsucking FUN!

    • By SHEILA on 10-02-08

    Regular price: $29.37

    • Island of the Sequined Love Nun

    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,415
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,041
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,040

    Take a wonderfully crazed excursion into the demented heart of a tropical paradise - a world of cargo cults, cannibals, mad scientists, ninjas, and talking fruit bats. Our bumbling hero is Tucker Case, a hopeless geek trapped in a cool guy's body, who makes a living as a pilot for the Mary Jean Cosmetics Corporation.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • redeeming light thriller

    • By Benjamin on 09-24-09

    Regular price: $28.51

    • The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove

    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,339
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 977
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 990

    The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally - well, to be accurate, artificially - business is booming at the local blues bar. Trouble is, those lonely slide-guitar notes have also attracted a colossal sea beast named Steve with, shall we say, a thing for explosive oil tanker trucks.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very funny, but perhaps not for everyone

    • By Chris Robbins on 07-19-10

    Regular price: $25.09

    • The Gods of H. P. Lovecraft

    • By: Rachel Caine, Seanan McGuire, Laird Barron, and others
    • Narrated by: David Stifel, uncredited
    • Length: 15 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 297
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 269
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 267

    The Gods of H.P. Lovecraft: a brand new anthology that collects the 12 principal deities of the Lovecraftian Mythos and sets them loose. Featuring the biggest names in horror and dark fantasy, including many New York Times best sellers; full of original fiction; and individual commentary on each of the deities by Donald Tyson.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Starts of slow but very good

    • By KL on 02-12-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Fluke

    • Or, I Know Why the Winged Whale Sings
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Bill Irwin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,032
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 615
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 615

    Just why do humpback whales sing? That's the question that has marine behavioral biologist Nate Quinn and his crew poking, charting, recording, and photographing very big, wet, gray marine mammals - until the extraordinary day when a whale lifts its tail into the air to display a cryptic message spelled out in foot-high letters: Bite Me.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining story, as usual!

    • By Jill on 07-16-09
    • Or, I Know Why the Winged Whale Sings
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Bill Irwin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Release date: 02-15-08
    • 4 out of 5 stars 1,032 ratings

    Regular price: $28.51

    • You Suck

    • A Love Story
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,442
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,249
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,253

    Being dead sucks. Make that being undead sucks. Literally. Just ask Thomas C. Flood. Waking up after a fantastic night unlike anything he's ever experienced, he discovers that his girlfriend, Jody, the woman of his dreams, is a vampire. And surprise! Now he's one, too.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Do They Give Awards For "Best Reader"?

    • By Deborah on 09-14-08

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Bite Me

    • A Love Story
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,209
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,392
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,389

    "The city of San Francisco is being stalked by a huge shaved vampyre cat named Chet, and only I, Abby Normal, emergency backup mistress of the Greater Bay Area night, and my manga-haired love monkey, Foo Dog, stand between the ravenous monster and a bloody massacre of the general public. Whoa. And this is a love story? Yup."

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WOW!!!

    • By Ron on 03-30-10

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Coyote Blue

    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: James Jenner
    • Length: 10 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,085
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 608
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 615

    With New York Times best-sellers like Bloodsucking Fiends to his credit, Christopher Moore has developed a devoted cult following. Coyote Blue introduces Samuel Hunter, a young man who's running from his past while being tormented by an ancient Crow God with a talent for mischief.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • You Can't Go Wrong with Moore

    • By Mari on 05-02-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Stupidest Angel

    • A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror
    • By: Christopher Moore
    • Narrated by: Tony Roberts
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,769
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 929
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 931

    Twas the night (okay, more like the week) before Christmas, and all through Pine Cove, California, people are busy buying, wrapping, packing, and generally getting into the holiday spirit.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Pine Cove winner

    • By colleen on 03-29-12

    Regular price: $23.95

    • Spirit House

    • By: Christopher G. Moore
    • Narrated by: P. J. Ochlan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    A farang is dead and the Bangkok police have a confession the next morning from a young paint-thinner addict. He claims he killed Ben Hoadly, an expat Brit, but Calvino has his doubts when he sees heavy bruises on the kid's face. In no time, Calvino is working both sides, out to find the killer for Hoadly's wealthy father, and eager to clear the addict's name for a beautiful friend who runs a charity in the slums.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of my favorites so far

    • By Rene Seidel on 08-16-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Cold Hit

    • A Vincent Calvino Crime Novel, Book 6
    • By: Christopher G. Moore
    • Narrated by: Dan Russell
    • Length: 12 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    Five foreigners have died in Bangkok. Were they drugging overdose victims? Or victims of a serial killer? Calvino believes the evidence points to a serial killer who stalks tourists in Bangkok. The Thai police, including Colonel Pratt, don't buy his theory. Calvino teams up with an LAPD officer on a bodyguard assignment. Hidden forces pull them through swank shopping malls, rundown hotels, Klong Toey slum, and bars in the red light district as they try to keep their man and themselves alive. As Calvino learns more about the bodies being shipped back to America, the secret of the serial killer is revealed.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Maybe it gets better after awhile - I bailed

    • By Clifford on 03-11-13

    Regular price: $20.24

    • Asia Hand

    • By: Christopher G. Moore
    • Narrated by: P. J. Ochlan
    • Length: 11 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    In Asia Hand, the second novel in the series, Bangkok is celebrating Chinese New Year when Calvino's revels are cut short. The body of an American, an acquaintance of Calvino's, has been fished out of the lake in Lumpini Park. Around his neck are a string of wooden amulets, the kind upcountry Thais wear to protect themselves from evil spirits. Only rather than saving Hutton, these have killed him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great book

    • By Ronald F Garrison on 09-22-17

    Regular price: $24.95

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