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  • Far from Perfect

  • A Love from the Heartland Novel, Book 1
  • By: Barbara Longley
  • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
  • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7

For Ceejay Lovejoy, life in Perfect, Indiana, has been anything but. Abandoned by her parents and left pregnant by her boyfriend, Ceejay has had to fight every step of the way to carve out a future for herself and her daughter. She swears off men for good - until the day Noah Langford appears on her doorstep. Noah narrowly survived the roadside bombing in Iraq that cost him his leg, returning home to the news that his stepbrother, Matt, has died in a car accident. It is the final blow to Noah’s shattered soul - until he learns about the girlfriend and baby Matt abandoned.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • A Man's Romance

  • By Barrie on 05-09-2018

A Man's Romance

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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-09-2018

I can't say I am a frequent reader o f romance books. This was an excetion, I loved it

  • Dead Certain

  • A Novel
  • By: Adam Mitzner
  • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
  • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 10
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 10

Ella Broden is living a double life. By day, Ella works as a buttoned-up attorney on some of the city's most grueling cases. By night, she pursues her passion for singing in the darkest clubs of Manhattan. No one knows her secret, not even Charlotte, the younger sister she practically raised. But it seems she's not the only one in the family with something to hide. When Charlotte announces she's sold her first novel, Ella couldn't be more thrilled...until she gets a call that her sister's gone missing.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Read

  • By Barrie on 02-06-2018

Great Read

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-06-2018

I enjoyed listening this book from start to finish. Great story and a professional narrator

  • A Merciful Death

  • Mercy Kilpatrick, Book 1
  • By: Kendra Elliot
  • Narrated by: Teri Schnaubelt
  • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 42
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 39
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 39

FBI special agent Mercy Kilpatrick has been waiting her whole life for disaster to strike. A prepper since childhood, Mercy grew up living off the land - and off the grid - in rural Eagle's Nest, Oregon. Until a shocking tragedy tore her family apart and forced her to leave home. Now a predator known as the cave man is targeting the survivalists in her hometown, murdering them in their homes, stealing huge numbers of weapons, and creating federal suspicion of a possible domestic terrorism event.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • loved it t

  • By fleur mayne on 26-09-2018

Great Story

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed: 31-03-2018

I enjoyed the story, the performance was great, Recommend the book. It is a great buy

  • The Simple Truth

  • By: David Baldacci
  • Narrated by: Jonathan Marosz
  • Length: 13 hrs and 13 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 34
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 32
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 32

As a young conscripted soldier, Rufus Harms was jailed for the brutal killing of a schoolgirl. Yet after 25 hard years of incarceration, a stray letter from the US Army reveals new facts about the night of the murder - and the evil secret shared by some of Washington's most powerful men. Fearful for his life, Harms seizes his one chance to escape. But within hours the only people who knew about the appeal have been hunted down and eliminated. As the unknown assassins close in on Harms, ex-cop turned criminal attorney John Fiske is drawn into the web.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great story

  • By Barrie on 27-02-2018

Great story

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4 out of 5 stars
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3 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 27-02-2018

I enjoyed the book and the narrator was excellent. Up to the standard we expect from Baldacci. I challenge the reader ro guess the ending.

  • Silent Child

  • Audible's Thriller of 2017
  • By: Sarah A. Denzil
  • Narrated by: Joanne Froggatt
  • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,432
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,340
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 1,336

Introducing Audible's Thriller of the Year: Silent Child by Sarah A. Denzil, performed by Joanne Froggatt. In the summer of 2006, Emma Price watched helplessly as her six-year-old son's red coat was fished out of the River Ouse. It was the tragic story of the year - a little boy, Aiden, wandered away from school during a terrible flood, fell into the river, and drowned. His body was never recovered. Ten years later Emma has finally rediscovered the joy in life...until Aiden returns.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Thriller of the year...? Nope.

  • By Anonymous User on 30-10-2017

Breathtaking

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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-02-2018

Buy Silent Child and listen to an enthalling thriller professionally read. Try and guess the ending.

  • When Noonday Ends

  • Nantahala, Book 2
  • By: Carmen DeSousa
  • Narrated by: Artie Rose
  • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 1
  • Performance
    1 out of 5 stars 1
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars 1

When a new attorney accepts a pro-bono case of an abused woman suspected of attempted murder, he ends up with more than he bargained for. She's the ex-wife of one of the oldest and wealthiest families in Ashville, and her in-laws will stop at nothing to conceal family secrets - even murder. Unable to ignore his attraction, he gets closer than he should. But when all evidence points to the woman he's falling in love with, he will risk everything - his reputation, disbarment, maybe even his life to uncover the truth.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Great Story

  • By Barrie on 29-01-2018

Great Story

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3 out of 5 stars
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1 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 29-01-2018

The story was great but the narrator was tiresome to listen too. The main character was frustrating.

  • Media Justice

  • Marc Kadella Legal Mysteries, Book 3
  • By: Dennis Carstens
  • Narrated by: Keli Douglass
  • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 3
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 3

A young, single mother, a widow, meets a nice young man and begins dating him. Just when she starts to believe she may have found a father for her two year old daughter, the boyfriend and her child disappear in the middle of the night. The police are brought in and when it becomes obvious to them that the boyfriend, who has not been seen by any of the girl's friends, family or coworkers, is a lie, they begin to suspect her.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Number 1 for 2017

  • By Barrie on 06-10-2017

Number 1 for 2017

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-10-2017

Without dobt the most enjoyable book I have listen too this year. Great author .