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  • Confessions of a Prairie Bitch

  • How I Survived Nellie Oleson and Learned to Love Being Hated
  • Written by: Alison Arngrim
  • Narrated by: Alison Arngrim
  • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 4

Confessions of a Prairie Bitch is Alison Arngrim's comic memoir of growing up as one of television's most memorable characters - the devious Nellie Oleson on the hit television show Little House on the Prairie. With behind-the-scenes stories from the set, as well as tales from her bohemian upbringing in West Hollywood and her headline-making advocacy work on behalf of HIV awareness and abused children, Confessions of a Prairie Bitch is a must for fans of everything Little House.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I loved it

  • By EntertainmentLover on 2019-06-12

I loved it

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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: 2019-06-12

I didn’t grow up with Little House On The Prairie. In fact I didn’t really start watching it until decades later. This autobiography written by one of its stars Alison Arngrim who played the girl that everyone loved to hate, Nellie Oleson deserves a round of applause. It was so well written and beautifully narrated by Alison herself.
It details her life before during and after little house, but mostly during. Her love for the cast and crew of the series, her fond memories of her best friend on the show Melissa Gilbert, and they still remain great friends to this day. The larger than life and loveable persona of Michael Landon.
The Joys and sorrows of her personal life, from a shy little girl suffering sexual abuse at the hands of a mentally ill drug induced family member when she was only six. To becoming an advocate for aids research and fighting for children’s rights, to her brilliant fight for overturning Californian laws on incest abuse.
Incredibly throughout her life she remained upbeat and positive.
I enjoyed this book so much. I laughed, I sobbed, I cheered. But I was never bored. This is one of the best autobiographies I’ve ever read.
I don’t think my review does it justice.

  • Dead Living

  • Written by: Glenn Bullion
  • Narrated by: Mark Nelson
  • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1

It didn’t take long for the world to die. The dead rose with no explanation and only one purpose...to eat living flesh. Born on the day everything died, the world of the living dead is the only world that Aaron knows. Kept in relative isolation from the walking corpses, his family teaches him how to read and write, how to survive on his own. After a tragedy hits close to home, he discovers he is different than any human left alive. The undead want nothing to do with him....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Entertaining

  • By EntertainmentLover on 2019-04-26

Entertaining

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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: 2019-04-26

One of the best and original zombie stories I’ve heard in a long time. To bad this did not become a series. The shear potential of So many more adventures is enticing and exhilarating.
I don’t want to give away to many spoilers. But just imagine a man the hero of the story born on the day the zombie Apocalypse begins, a man born to an infected mother. A man able to live amongst them unharmed. After years of being alone he fines a town of good folk, who welcome him and he befriends them. No ones knows his secret. Which ends up coming in handy many times.
If you love a good zombie story or just a good post apocalyptic story then This audiobook definitely deserves your attention.

  • Pagan Christianity

  • Written by: Frank Viola
  • Narrated by: Lloyd James
  • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 4

Have you ever wondered why we Christians do what we do for church every Sunday morning? Why do we "dress up" for church? Why does the pastor preach a sermon each week? Why do we have pews, steeples, choirs, and seminaries? This volume reveals the startling truth: most of what Christians do in present-day churches is not rooted in the New Testament, but in pagan culture and rituals developed long after the death of the apostles.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The practice of paganism

  • By EntertainmentLover on 2019-04-25

The practice of paganism

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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: 2019-04-25

This book is well researched and structured. While It doesn’t deal with the pagan beliefs that have corrupted the churches of Christianity. That would need to be an entire book on it’s own.
It does expertly detail their practices, rituals, arrangements and inner workings that have been adopted from paganism.
The first and greatest commandment, you must love the true God above all else. Paganism is all about false gods. Open your eyes and see.

  • Shattered Hourglass

  • Day by Day Armageddon, Book 3
  • Written by: J. L. Bourne
  • Narrated by: Jay Snyder
  • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 8

In a desperate bid to take back the continental United States - where hordes of undead now dominate the ravaged human population - a Navy commander leads a global mission to the heart of the pandemic. Task Force Hourglass is humanity’s final hope, and his team’s agonizing decisions could mean living one day more - or surrendering to the eternal hell that exists between life and death.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Loved the first two books

  • By Leslie on 2019-04-25

Weakest entry in an otherwise awesome series

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

Reviewed: 2019-04-23

JL Bourne choose to alter his writing style for this 3rd book in the series. Changing from strictly 1st person as in the first two amazing novels to a style of jumping back and forth between 1st and 3rd person doesn’t exactly work. It was as if he was trying to tell to many stories and ended up creating a big mess.
Thankful for all the other entries after this novel he returned to his strong 1st person writing style.
Certainly questions and the incredible set up from the previous book ‘Beyond Exile(the best, strongest and probably scariest) are kinda thrown to the wind in this novel. To say disappointed doesn’t even hit the heart of it.
Books 1 and 2 I’d give a solid 5 out 5. This 3rd book I’d give a 3 out of 5 to be generous.

  • Path of Destruction

  • Star Wars Legends (Darth Bane)
  • Written by: Drew Karpyshyn
  • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
  • Length: 12 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 127
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 116
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 116

Once the Sith order teemed with followers. But their rivalries divided them in endless battles for supremacy - until one dark lord at last united the Sith in the quest to enslave the galaxy and exterminate the Jedi. Yet it would fall to another, far more powerful than the entire Brotherhood of Darkness, to ultimately realize the full potential of the Sith, and wield the awesome power of the dark side as never before.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Got Me Hooked

  • By Anonymous User on 2019-06-11

Arise Darth Bane

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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: 2019-04-22

Before Disney bought and corrupted that galaxy far far away. Gifted writers wrote amazing stories. This one book 1 in a 3 book cycle, is one of those incredible stories. Set a thousand years before the fall of the republic and the rise of the empire.
An order of Sith Lords known as the brotherhood of the dark side. An immensely powerful Sith apprentice rises to realize that the only way for the Sith to final destroy the Jedi. The Sith must be cleansed and purged of the weak. Instead of head-on brute force, deception and cunning will succeed. The Sith order must be replaced with an rule of 2.
Brilliantly written, entertainingly performed.

  • Aftermath: Star Wars

  • Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Written by: Chuck Wendig
  • Narrated by: Marc Thompson
  • Length: 12 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 143
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 139
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 139

The second Death Star has been destroyed, the emperor killed, and Darth Vader struck down. Devastating blows against the Empire and major victories for the Rebel Alliance. But the battle for freedom is far from over. As the Empire reels from its critical defeats at the Battle of Endor, the Rebel Alliance - now a fledgling New Republic - presses its advantage by hunting down the enemy's scattered forces before they can regroup and retaliate. But above the remote planet Akiva, an ominous show of the enemy's strength is unfolding.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Star Wars, Sure...

  • By Robert on 2018-07-16

Boriiing!!!!

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

Reviewed: 2019-02-23

A complete non-event. The start of Disney’s new pathetic EU is Boring at best. A totally unnecessary novel. In 1991 saw the birth of the original and better EU now known as legends, with the publishing of Timothy Zahn’s Heir To The Empire, book 1 of his original Thrawn trilogy, which was a classic masterpiece.
But this novel Aftermath along with its trilogy is absolutely forgettable.

  • Storm Kings

  • The Untold History of America's First Tornado Chasers
  • Written by: Lee Sandlin
  • Narrated by: Andrew Garman
  • Length: 11 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 1

Isaac's Storm meets The Age of Wonder in Lee Sandlin's Storm Kings, a riveting tale of the weather's most vicious monster - the super cell tornado - that recreates the origins of meteorology, and the quirky, pioneering, weather-obsessed scientists who helped change America.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Storm kings.

  • By EntertainmentLover on 2019-01-29

Storm kings.

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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: 2019-01-29

An interesting historical ride on the beginnings of those who tracked storms, namely storms of the swirling kind, tornadoes. From centuries ago to our day.
Very fascinating.

  • Cosmos

  • Written by: Carl Sagan
  • Narrated by: LeVar Burton, Seth MacFarlane, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and others
  • Length: 14 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 346
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 310
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 310

Cosmos is one of the best-selling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a life form that is just beginning to discover its own identity and to venture into the vast ocean of space.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • LeVar is like listening to a breathy James T. Kirk

  • By Robert on 2018-04-04

Unimpressive Rhetoric

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

Reviewed: 2019-01-22

Interesting at times, but boring & redundant at others. Historically interesting, but wanted more on actual astronomy instead of evolutionary beliefs

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  • James Moriarty, Consulting Criminal

  • Written by: Andy Weir
  • Narrated by: Graeme Malcolm
  • Length: 1 hr and 10 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 61
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 60
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 60

His razor-sharp intellect, uncanny powers of deduction, and knowledge of the criminal underground are legendary throughout London. He solves cases with the able assistance of his close friend and confidant. And, one day, he will become the arch enemy of Sherlock Holmes. Meet Professor James Moriarty - consulting criminal.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A bit short but very good.

  • By Amazon Customer on 2018-08-21

Awesome but too short

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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: 2018-10-12

This was a really good audiobook, I enjoyed it immensely but I wish it was longer.

  • Bon: The Last Highway

  • The Untold Story of Bon Scott and AC/DC's Back in Black
  • Written by: Jesse Fink
  • Narrated by: Simon Harvey
  • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3 out of 5 stars 9
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 9
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 9

Bon: The Last Highway is the original, forensic, unflinching and masterful biography Bon Scott has so richly deserved and music fans around the world have been waiting for. The legend of the man known around the world simply as 'Bon' only grows with each passing year - in death the AC/DC icon has become a god to millions of people - but how much of his story is myth or pure fabrication, and how much of the real man do we know?

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Terrible

  • By Amazon Customer on 2019-06-11

Bob The Conspiracy highway

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

Reviewed: 2018-09-27

I was expecting more of a telling of the story of Bon’s life leading to his death and then the band grieving and ultimately pouring their charged feelings into make Back In Black. But alas it’s nothing more than conspiracy theories about his life and death.
While well read and indeed interesting at times. It was far from what I was hoping.