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    • Never Stop Walking

    • A Memoir of Finding Home Across the World
    • By: Christina Rickardsson, Tara F. Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Siiri Scott
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57

    Christiana Mara Coelho was born into extreme poverty in Brazil. After spending the first seven years of her life with her loving mother in the forest caves outside São Paulo and then on the city streets, where they begged for food, she and her younger brother were suddenly put up for adoption. When one door closed on the only life Christiana had ever known, a new one opened. As Christina Rickardsson, she’s raised by caring adoptive parents in Sweden, far from the despairing favelas of her childhood. Accomplished and outwardly “normal”, Christina is also filled with rage over what she’s lost....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • an inspiration to think deeper about life

    • By Anonymous User on 08-08-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Unbroken Line of the Moon

    • Valhalla, Book 1
    • By: Johanne Hildebrandt, Tara F. Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Christina Traister
    • Length: 14 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 208
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 180
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 182

    In this grand saga of love, war, and magic set in the tenth century, young Sigrid is destined to be the mother of the king of the Nordic lands that would become Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and England. A devout believer in the old Nordic gods, Sigrid is visited regularly in her dreams by the goddess Freya, who whispers to her of the future. Though Sigrid is beautiful, rich, arrogant, and matchlessly clever, her uncanny ability to foresee the future and manipulate the present guides her through dangerous politics.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • For Viking and mythology lovers not romance lovers

    • By Toni H on 04-18-17

    Regular price: $10.49

    • A Man's Word

    • The King's Hound Series
    • By: Martin Jensen, Tara Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    The crime-solving duo known as the King's Hounds - Halfdan and his master, Winston - are investigating a possible plot against King Cnut by onetime enemy-turned-ally Jarl Thorkell. Joined on the arduous journey by Winston's woman, Alfilda, and Atheling, his cranky mule, they venture to the markets in Thetford to gather information.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Kings Hounds

    • By Lana Lee Plum on 08-28-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • The King's Hounds

    • 1
    • By: Martin Jensen, Tara Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 194
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 163
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 164

    The year is 1018 and the war with England is finally over, but the unified kingdom ruled by Cnut of Denmark is far from peaceful. Halfdan has lost everything to the war but his sense of humor. Once a proud nobleman, now he wanders the country aimlessly powered only by his considerable charm and some petty theft. When he finds an unlikely ally in Winston, a bookish former monk, the two set out together for Oxford, the seat of the new king.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting mystery and promising new series

    • By Thomas More on 01-05-14

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Estrid

    • Valhalla, Book 2
    • By: Johanne Hildebrandt, Tara F. Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Christina Traister
    • Length: 16 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    Fearless Queen Sigrid wants her twin children to fulfill their destinies: her son, Olaf, to become heir to the kingdom of Svealand, and her gifted daughter, Estrid, to secure passage to the underworld as she is promised to Hel, the Norse goddess of death. But Olaf's ascension to the throne depends on Sigrid's former husband, King Erik the Victorious, who despises her and suspects the twins are not his but Sweyn Forkbeard's, Denmark's exiled king.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Oathbreaker

    • The King's Hound, Book 2
    • By: Martin Jensen, Tara Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Napoleon Ryan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 92
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 76

    Halfdan and his master, Winston the Illuminator, are guests in a monastery when they’re awakened in the middle of the night and asked to solve a crime. A monk praying in the church has been brutally murdered, and his severed hand offers the first clue of a motive. As they investigate who could have committed such a heinous atrocity - and why - Halfdan and Winston must negotiate bitter rivalries within the monastery’s hierarchy, a sensitive class structure, and the tension between the new laws King Cnut has sworn to uphold and the codes of honor that precede them.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A Bit Disappointed in This Second Installment

    • By Thomas More on 03-08-14

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Only One Life

    • By: Sara Blaedel, Erik J. Macki (Translator), Tara F. Chace (Translator)
    • Narrated by: Joyce Bean
    • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 38

    Inspector Louise Rick is immediately called out to Holbraek Fjord when a young immigrant girl is found in the watery depths, a piece of concrete tied around her waist and two mysterious circular patches on the back of her neck. Her name was Samra, and Louise soon learns that her short life was a sad story. Her father had already been charged once with assaulting her and her mother, Sada, who makes it clear that her husband would indeed be capable of killing Samra if she brought dishonor to the family. But she maintains that Samra hadn't done anything dishonorable.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A timely topic

    • By Denise K. Maguire on 08-22-16

    Regular price: $18.17

    • All In

    • By: Simona Ahrnstedt, Tara Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Summer Morton
    • Length: 15 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    Trust is the most precious commodity of all. In the cutthroat world of Sweden's financial elite, no one knows that better than corporate raider David Hammar. Ruthless. Notorious. Unstoppable. He's out to hijack the ultimate prize, Investum. After years of planning, all the players are in place; he needs just one member of the aristocratic owning family on his side - Natalia De la Grip.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyed book but...

    • By Shell Beach Girl on 09-14-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Invisible Murder

    • A Nina Borg Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Lene Kaaberbøl, Agnete Friis, Tara Chace (translator)
    • Narrated by: Katherine Kellgren
    • Length: 11 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 134
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 116

    In this feverishly anticipated follow-up to 2011’s critically acclaimed The Boy in the Suitcase, Danish Red Cross nurse Nina Borg doesn’t realize she is putting life and family on the line when she tries to treat a group of sick Hungarian gypsies who are living illegally in a Copenhagen garage. Nina has unwittingly thrown herself into a deadly nest of the unscrupulous and the desperate, and what is at stake is much more terrifying than anyone had realized.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lots of thrills!

    • By Avid Reader and Listener on 10-10-12

    Regular price: $18.17

    • Winter in Wonderland

    • By: J.S. Drangsholt, Tara F. Chace - translator
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 2

    Professor Ingrid Winter seems to have it all. But she can't help feeling like everything's crumbling around her - just like the roof on her family home. Now she and her husband are on the hook for repairs they can barely afford, and lack of funds means her husband must cancel his dream trip to Italy. Their three daughters are growing up too fast, her latest batch of students are more disaffected than ever, and there's no one that she's not disappointing. To top it all off, Mr. and Mrs. Perfect have moved in right next door.

    Regular price: $17.49