Pono Hawkins
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(2.9 based on 14 ratings)
  • 1
    Saving Paradise: Pono Hawkins, Book 1 | Mike Bond

    Saving Paradise: Pono Hawkins, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Mike Bond
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (4)
    Performance
    (3)
    Story
    (4)

    When a beautiful journalist drowns mysteriously off Waikiki, former Special Forces veteran Pono Hawkins, now a well-known surfer and international surfing correspondent, quickly gets caught up in trying to solve her death. What he learns soon targets him for murder or life in prison as a cabal of powerful energy corporations, foreign killers and crooked politicians focuses the blame on him.

    Save the world!

    I understand the author's concerns but the plot played second fiddle to his rantings. I call them rants because he kept repeating himself.

    Reviewed on May 25 2017 by Pat (United States)
  • 2
    Killing Maine: Pono Hawkins, Book 2 | Mike Bond

    Killing Maine: Pono Hawkins, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Mike Bond
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (10)
    Performance
    (8)
    Story
    (8)

    ...cold, rugged Maine becomes a hot bed of intrigue, murder, and greed, making it difficult for the residents, who love the land and this beautiful state, to continue to live the lives that they have chosen. Pono Hawkins returns to rescue his Special Forces buddy who is wrongly accused of murdering a prominent environmentalist Ronnie Dalt. Unknown killers stalk Pono as he tries to unravel Ronnie's death. Nothing is certain, no one can be trusted, no place is safe.

    Just OK

    Sexual exploits really did not add to plot or character development. Although I agree with the save the wilderness sentiments completely, often felt l..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 04 2017 by Amazon Customer ()