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  • Regina's Song

  • Written by: David Eddings, Leigh Eddings
  • Narrated by: Fred Berman
  • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 1
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    4 out of 5 stars 1
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    5 out of 5 stars 1

Eerily attuned to one another, twins Regina and Renata are so identical that even their mother can’t tell them apart. Then tragedy strikes: A vicious attack leaves one twin dead and the other so traumatized that she turns totally inward, incapable of telling anyone what happened or even who she is. She remains lost to the world, until the day Mark, a family friend, comes to visit - and the young woman utters her first intelligible word. As she recovers, still with no memory of the past, her nightmares grow steadily more frightful, followed by wild fits of hysteria and dark mood swings....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A twist to the norm

  • By Ken on 2018-09-18

A twist to the norm

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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: 2018-09-18

I am a huge fan of Eddings work and I find I am different then most fans with this book. This novel is an urban tail with very little supernatural events. The story is also in first person compared to his other works and the main protagonist is no hero for the planet and all of humanity.

What I love is that it's a story of building friends who are going for post graduate school while helping a close family friend cope with the loss of her twin sister to a brutal rape/murder. Murder is on the rise and like most people there is speculation about the serial murder. Ultimately it shows not all bad guys are bad, but could be good as well.

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  • Patriot Games

  • Written by: Tom Clancy
  • Narrated by: Scott Brick
  • Length: 22 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 61
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 56
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 56

It is fall. CIA analyst Jack Ryan, historian and former Marine, is vacationing in London with his wife and young daughter. Suddenly, right before his eyes, a terrorist group launches its deadly attack. Instinctively, he dives forward to break it up, and is shot. It is not until he wakes up in the hospital that he learns whose lives he has saved - the Duke and Duchess of Kent.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • brilliant story, voice work meh

  • By Jonathan on 2018-04-28

A very anti bond novel

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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: 2018-09-18

What I love about Clancy is he never has been a fan of the bond concept of the CIA and 6. Jack Ryan looks for clues and facts to solve the mystery.

In this novel I love how it's written as a prequel to Hunt for the Red October and explain how Ryan started with the CIA while covering things hinted to in Red October. Trouble and pain in the novel leads to excellent character development.

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  • Go the F--k to Sleep

  • Written by: Adam Mansbach, Ricardo Cortes (cover illustration)
  • Narrated by: Samuel L. Jackson
  • Length: 6 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 52
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 49
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 49

Academy Award nominee Samuel L. Jackson ( Pulp Fiction) rocks this mock bedtime story, capturing a hilarious range of emotions as the voice of a father struggling to get his child to sleep. Go the F**k to Sleep is a bedtime book for parents who live in the real world, where a few snoozing kitties and cutesy rhymes don’t always send a toddler sailing blissfully off to dreamland.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Best Parent Guidebook ever!!

  • By Michelle Kyle on 2019-02-05

Cute story

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

Reviewed: 2018-09-18

Amazing audio book narrator telling the story with the passion only a parent can share. Story is great but I wish Jackson doing his thing about why he did this book post story.

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  • Magician: Master

  • Riftwar Cycle: The Riftwar Saga, Book 2
  • Written by: Raymond E. Feist
  • Narrated by: Nicholas Guy Smith
  • Length: 18 hrs and 22 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 33
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 26
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 25

He held the fate of two worlds in his hands. Once he was an orphan called Pug, apprenticed to a sorcerer of the enchanted land of Midkemia. Then he was captured and enslaved by the Tsurani, a strange, warlike race of invaders from another world. There, in the exotic Empire of Kelewan, he earned a new name - Milamber. He learned to tame the unimagined powers that lay within him. And he took his place in an ancient struggle against an evil Enemy older than time itself.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Awesome series!

  • By Anonymous User on 2018-09-21

A continuation of growth

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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: 2018-09-18

I love how in both this and the first part of the Magician story Feist can show long periods of time passing where we can grow with the young men and those back home. Everyone grows to their fullest potential while learning of a huge threat coming.

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  • Magician: Apprentice

  • Riftwar, Book 1
  • Written by: Raymond E. Feist
  • Narrated by: Nicholas Guy Smith
  • Length: 17 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 38
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 33
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 33

To the forest on the shore of the Kingdom of the Isles, the orphan Pug came to study with the master magician Kulgan. But though his courage won him a place at court and the heart of a lovely princess, he was ill at ease with the normal ways of wizardry. Yet Pug's strange sort of magic would one day change forever the fates of two worlds. For dark beings from another world had opened a rift in the fabric of spacetime to being again the age-old battle between the forces of Order and Chaos.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great story!

  • By Adam Pearce on 2018-01-06

Amazing story of growth

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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: 2018-09-18

This story has great potential, when two boys who are closer then brothers are growing to become men when invaders force them to grow up faster then most children should. Feist has restored his original manuscript to add depth and detail previously missed when he first published.

An excellent blend of Norse and Greek lore into a mythology very unique and amazing.

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  • Brief Cases

  • Written by: Jim Butcher
  • Narrated by: James Marsters, Jim Butcher, full cast
  • Length: 15 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 126
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 121
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 120

An all-new Dresden Files story headlines this urban fantasy short story collection starring the Windy City's favorite wizard. From the Wild West to the bleachers at Wrigley Field, humans, zombies, incubi, and even fey royalty appear, ready to blur the line between friend and foe. In the never-before-published "Zoo Day", Harry treads new ground as a dad, while fan-favorite characters Molly Carpenter, his onetime apprentice, White Council Warden Anastasia Luccio, and even Bigfoot stalk through the pages of more classic tales.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Classic dresden fair

  • By Barry on 2019-01-02

Great story

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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: 2018-06-09

Finally something to enjoy in this drought of publication. Jim Butcher has a collection of short stories that are compiled into his second book with short stories.

Each short story has an intro to explain where it fits in and a small anecdote before someone narrates the story. Most stories are narrated by James Marsters but unlike Side Jobs, this book he only narrated the stories from Harry's Perspective. Jim Butcher even Narrates one story himself.

feel free to enjoy this biblios of short stories.

  • The Punch Escrow

  • Written by: Tal M. Klein
  • Narrated by: Matthew Mercer
  • Length: 8 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 28
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 28

Joel Byram is an everyday 22nd century guy. He spends his days training artificial-intelligence engines to act more human, jamming out to 1980s new wave - an extremely obscure genre - and trying to salvage his deteriorating marriage. Joel is pretty much an everyday guy with everyday problems - until he's accidentally duplicated while teleporting. Now Joel must outsmart the shadowy organization that controls teleportation, outrun the religious sect out to destroy it, and find a way to get back to the woman he loves.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Bought only because of Mercer

  • By Ken on 2018-05-28

Bought only because of Mercer

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

Reviewed: 2018-05-28

I love the talents of Matthew Mercer and when I found out he has done an audiobook I needed to try it. Unfortunately because of his amazing skill I can't see him on Critical Role without hearing him sing Karma Chameleon. Worth it!

The story was well done too, takes a look at science fiction if science has lied. Very interesting and could not stop enjoying the book.

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