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  • Devil in the Darkness

  • The True Story of Serial Killer Israel Keyes
  • By: J.T. Hunter
  • Narrated by: Don Kline
  • Length: 8 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 6

He was a hard-working small business owner, an Army veteran, an attentive lover, and a doting father. But he was also something more, something sinister. A master of deception, he was a rapist, arsonist, and bank robber, and a new breed of serial killer, one who studied other killers to perfect his craft. He methodically buried kill-kits containing his tools of murder years before returning to reclaim them.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Ok story, terrible narration.

  • By Simon on 28-08-2017

Ok story, terrible narration.

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 28-08-2017

If you dont really know how to read, respecting that commas and full stops signify pauses, then please do not narrate audiobooks. The narrator of this title pauses at random times, accentuating words that require no need for this, resulting in a stunted performance that is frustrating to listen to and make sense of. The narration ruined the story for me.

Major let down to the point of almost contacting Audible and asking for my credit back.

  • Killer Photographer

  • The True Story of Rodney Alcala
  • By: Josh Curry
  • Narrated by: Sangita Chauhan
  • Length: 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    1 out of 5 stars 1
  • Performance
    1 out of 5 stars 1
  • Story
    2 out of 5 stars 1

Rodney Alcala is a serial murderer that is most often referred to as the Dating Game Killer after he was a contestant on the popular game show in 1978. He was sentenced to death in California in 2010 for committing five murders in the state between 1977 and 1979. It is believed, however, that he may have over 130 victims. Alcala's charisma and murderous output have a striking similarity to that of Ted Bundy. More than one police detective has referred to him as a "killing machine".

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Badly and robotically read. Book too short.

  • By Simon on 30-05-2017

Badly and robotically read. Book too short.

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 30-05-2017

The narration is like a robot is reading it. The book is way too short and leaves much to be desired.

  • The Devil's Defender

  • My Odyssey Through American Criminal Justice from Ted Bundy to the Kandahar Massacre
  • By: John Henry Browne
  • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
  • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 2
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 2
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 2

For the last four decades, John Henry Browne has defended the indefensible. From Facebook folk hero the "Barefoot Bandit" Colton Moore, to Benjamin Ng of the Wah Mee massacre and Kandahar massacre culprit Sergeant Robert Bales, Browne's unceasing advocacy and the daring to take on some of the most unwinnable cases - and nearly win them all - has led 48 Hours' Peter Van Sant to call him "the most famous lawyer in America."

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Great but new details of crimes preferred.

  • By Simon on 10-11-2016

Great but new details of crimes preferred.

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

Reviewed: 10-11-2016

This is a good read by a good man. I had hoped though that being Bundy's Lawyer, he would have elaborated and offered some never before released details of Ted's awful crimes.

Despite his strong beliefs against the death penalty, I still struggle to see how he could have not shown his disgust to Ted personally more openly and directly. Ted respected him, and so perhaps would have made an impact on Ted. I would like to have heard Ted's responses.

An amazing Lawyer, it seems, and with a level of intelligence most of us wish we could have been born with.