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  • The Battle of the Labyrinth

  • Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 4
  • By: Rick Riordan
  • Narrated by: Jesse Bernstein
  • Length: 10 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 82
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 74
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 75

Percy Jackson isn't expecting freshman orientation to be any fun. But when a mysterious mortal acquaintance appears on campus, followed by demon cheerleaders, things quickly move from bad to worse.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Amazing

  • By Heather on 25-03-2017

Amazing

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 25-03-2017

The battle of the Labyrinth was incredible with twists and turns and surprises around every corner.

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  • The Titan's Curse: Percy Jackson, Book 3

  • By: Rick Riordan
  • Narrated by: Jesse Bernstein
  • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 172
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 154
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 156

The third fantasy adventure in the Percy Jackson series is now available to download, complete and unabridged, on audio. It's the last Friday before the winter holidays but Percy Jackson isn't at school: he's battling the fearsome Manticore (half human, half lion), which in itself isn't ideal . . . but with Annabeth missing and the goddess of the hunt held captive, things get a whole lot more serious . . . Greek mythology relocated to modern-day America.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • voice actor is terrible

  • By daniel on 04-07-2019

Couldn't put it down

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 21-03-2017

The Titans curse is even better than it's predecessor. It starts off seeming predictable but ending on a completely different level. The narrator as always is great.

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  • The Sea of Monsters: Percy Jackson, Book 2

  • By: Rick Riordan
  • Narrated by: Jesse Bernstein
  • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 178
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 163
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 164

Percy Jackson has had a quiet year. Not a single monster has set foot in his New York school. But when a game of dodgeball turns into a death match against an ugly gang of cannibal giants, things get . . . well, ugly. And then Percy's friend Annabeth brings more bad news: the magical borders that protect Camp Half-Blood have been poisoned, and the only safe haven for young demigods is under threat.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • RIORDAN IS A GENIUS

  • By Anonymous User on 17-06-2018

Spot on

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 18-03-2017

The Sea of Monsters is phenomenal ending on one great cliffhanger. Plus the balance between Greek mythology and todays society is still spot on. Jesse Bernstein is still doing an awesome performance as narrator.

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  • The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson, Book 1

  • By: Rick Riordan
  • Narrated by: Jesse Bernstein
  • Length: 10 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 282
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 263
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 265

Look, I didn't want to be a half-blood. I never asked to be the son of a Greek God. I was just a normal kid, going to school, playing basketball, skateboarding. The usual. Until I accidentally vaporized my maths teacher. That's when things started really going wrong. Now I spend my time fighting with swords, battling monsters with my friends, and generally trying to stay alive. This is the one where Zeus, God of the Sky, thinks I've stolen his lightning bolt - and making Zeus angry is a very bad idea.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 8 year old boy loved it

  • By Ronelle on 22-07-2018

Highly recommended

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 16-03-2017

The Lightning Thief is fantastic. The amount of research which must have gone into creating the Percy Jackson series is crazy. Rick Riordan is inspiring by the way he combines the ancient Greek gods and there myths into modern society. The narrator was also amazing.

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  • The Help

  • By: Kathryn Stockett
  • Narrated by: Jenna Lamia, Bahni Turpin, Octavia Spencer, and others
  • Length: 18 hrs and 6 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 446
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 408
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 404

Jackson, Mississippi, 1962. Aibileen is a black maid raising her 17th white child. Minny, Aibileen's best friend, is the sassiest woman in Mississippi: a wonderful cook with a gossip's tongue. Graduate Skeeter returns from college with ambitions, but her mother will not be happy until she's married. Although world's apart, Skeeter, Aibileen and Minny's lives converge over a clandestine project that will change the town of Jackson forever.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Wonderful read.

  • By Hawthorn🦋Cottage on 19-01-2018

It's what's in the inside that counts.

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-03-2017

The Help was beyond amazing with a phenomenal perspective of living through the 1960s in Jackson Mississippi. All the narrators were fantastic using different voices and accents.

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  • Pride and Prejudice

  • By: Jane Austen
  • Narrated by: Catherine O'Brien
  • Length: 12 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 1
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1

One of the most universally loved and admired English novels, Pride and Prejudice was penned as a popular entertainment. But the consummate artistry of Jane Austen (1775 -1817) transformed this effervescent tale of rural romance into a witty, shrewdly observed satire of English country life that is now regarded as one of the principal treasures of the English language.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Pride and Prejudice is extraordinary

  • By Heather on 08-03-2017

Pride and Prejudice is extraordinary

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-03-2017

The narrator was fantastic with a great fluency and good distinctions between characters. The performance was a little choppy and the first and last 10 seconds of a chapter played the same piano note.

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  • Breaking Dawn

  • The Twilight Saga, Book 4
  • By: Stephenie Meyer
  • Narrated by: Ilyana Kadushin
  • Length: 20 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 161
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 148
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 146

Although 18-year-old Bella joins the dark but seductive world of the immortals by marrying Edward the vampire, her connection to the powerful werewolf Jacob remains unsevered.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • didn't

  • By Tracie on 06-11-2018

A beautiful ending

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-03-2017

Breaking Dawn is intense with a mind blowing twist and an amazing ending for a twisted but incredibly beautiful love story. Also the narrator was great with good attempts of some different accents.

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  • Eclipse

  • The Twilight Saga, Book 3
  • By: Stephenie Meyer
  • Narrated by: Ilyana Kadushin
  • Length: 16 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 141
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 127
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 127

As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge, Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger. In the midst of it all, she is forced to choose between her love for Edward and her friendship with Jacob - knowing that her decision has the potential to ignite the ageless struggle between vampire and werewolf. With her graduation quickly approaching, Bella has one more decision to make: life or death. But which is which?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Should call it "Bella Swan and the sexual assault"

  • By Anonymous User on 20-10-2018

Great all round

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 25-02-2017

The narrators were great and the storyline was fascinating pulling the emotions of the characters off the page. It was brilliant to see through the perspective of another character. Ending with an atmosphere of sadness compelling any reader / listener forward.

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  • New Moon

  • The Twilight Saga, Book 2
  • By: Stephenie Meyer
  • Narrated by: Ilyana Kadushin
  • Length: 14 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 149
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 138
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 138

When the Cullens, including her beloved Edward, leave Forks rather than risk revealing that they are vampires, it is almost too much for 18-year-old Bella to bear. But she finds solace in her friend Jacob, until he is drawn into a "cult" and changes in terrible ways.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • The reader pronounces things incorrectly

  • By Torzlee on 03-05-2019

New Moon exceeds it's predecessor.

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 22-02-2017

New Moon shows a little more of Stephenie Meyer's Supernatural world, bringing a whole other team to the table. After fully adjusting to the narrator and the main character it was easy to differentiate thoughts from what is spoken, and a lot better between the characters.

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  • Twilight

  • The Twilight Saga, Book 1
  • By: Stephenie Meyer
  • Narrated by: Ilyana Kadushin
  • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 212
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 188
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 188

When Isabella Swan moves to the gloomy town of Forks and meets the mysterious, alluring Edward Cullen, her life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn. With his porcelain skin, golden eyes, mesmerizing voice, and supernatural gifts, Edward is both irresistible and impenetrable. Up until now, he has managed to keep his true identity hidden, but Bella is determined to uncover his dark secret.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Good story bad audio

  • By michelle dijkstra on 16-01-2019

OK

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 16-02-2017

The story line was great, it feels like one of those books that just keeps on getting better as the series evolves. The audio recording was sometimes choppy but for the main part nice and smooth. The narrator was ok but it was hard to distinguish between what was spoken out loud and what was only thought, it was also hard to distinguish between characters at times. Other than that it was pretty good but in this instance I think the book would be better then the audio reading.

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