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Laura Christie

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  • Jewels of the Sun

  • Irish Jewels Trilogy, Book 1
  • Written by: Nora Roberts
  • Narrated by: Patricia Daniels
  • Length: 10 hrs and 25 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 18
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 18
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18

Determined to reevaluate her life, Jude Murray flees America to take refuge in Faerie Hill Cottage, where she immerses herself in the study of Irish Folklore and discovers hope for the future in the magic of the past.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Narrator sucks

  • By Juliette S. on 2019-03-14

Good Story

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

Reviewed: 2018-08-16

I really enjoyed this book. I didn't like the irish accents though. I am looking forward the next two.

  • Lost Connections

  • Uncovering the Real Causes of Depression - and the Unexpected Solutions
  • Written by: Johann Hari
  • Narrated by: Johann Hari
  • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 230
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 210
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 208

From the New York Times best-selling author of Chasing the Scream, a radically new way of thinking about depression and anxiety. What really causes depression and anxiety - and how can we really solve them?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • life changing and narrated conversationally

  • By Deraek on 2018-12-08

Thank you, Johann

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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: 2018-08-11

Thank you for writing this book. i will be listen to this book again and again.

  • Silent Lies

  • Written by: Kathryn Croft
  • Narrated by: Antonia Beamish, Rosie Jones
  • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 111
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 104
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 103

Mia Hamilton lived the perfect life with her husband, university teacher Zach, and their two-year-old daughter. But everything changed when Zach committed suicide on the same night one of his students vanished. Five years later, just when Mia is beginning to heal, stranger Alison walks into her life, saying her husband didn't kill himself. Fragile, slight Alison leads Mia on a path into Zach's past, and Mia begins to think she never really knew her own husband.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • It was okay

  • By Alison on 2018-06-18

twisted ending

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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: 2018-07-28

Not sure where that came from. I like to figure out who dunnits but wow.

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  • A Gift of Time

  • Written by: Jerry Merritt
  • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
  • Length: 11 hrs and 46 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 127
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 124
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 124

When Micajah Fenton discovers a crater in his front yard with a broken time glider in the bottom and a naked, virtual woman on his lawn, he delays his plans to kill himself. While helping repair the marooned time traveler's glider, Cager realizes it can return him to his past to correct a mistake that had haunted him his entire life. As payment for his help, the virtual creature living in the circuitry of the marooned glider, sends Cager back in time as his 10-year-old self.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Star Plus

  • By Syfiguy on 2017-12-09

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: 2018-07-22

I'm not a Star Wars or Star Trek person. So at first I was disappointed in this book it took me a long time to get past the first five chapters. I am so glad I did! Beautifully written, with amazing detail and characters. I highly recommend this book.

  • Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine

  • A Novel
  • Written by: Gail Honeyman
  • Narrated by: Cathleen McCarron
  • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 889
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 813
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 809

Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she's thinking. Nothing is missing in her carefully timetabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats with Mummy. But everything changes when Eleanor meets Raymond, the bumbling and deeply unhygienic IT guy from her office.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Loved!!

  • By Diana Geary on 2018-06-10

Well Done!

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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: 2018-04-20

I enjoyed this book, very well written. I knew what was happening before it dis, but only because of experiences. Eleanor is quite the character.

  • The House of the Spirits

  • A Novel
  • Written by: Isabel Allende
  • Narrated by: Thom Rivera, Marisol Ramirez
  • Length: 18 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 19
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20

The House of the Spirits brings to life the triumphs and tragedies of three generations of the Trueba family. The patriarch Esteban is a volatile, proud man whose voracious pursuit of political power is tempered only by his love for his delicate wife, Clara, a woman with a mystical connection to the spirit world. When their daughter, Blanca, embarks on a forbidden love affair in defiance of her implacable father, the result is an unexpected gift to Esteban.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Whoa!!!!

  • By Laura Christie on 2017-12-29

Whoa!!!!

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

Reviewed: 2017-12-29

Such a long story. If the characters were not so gorgeous, I don't think I could have made it theough.