Story: 4 starsNarration: 5 stars Synopsis: His brother has thrown himself under the eight o’clock freight train, or so he’s been told.Felix is heartbroken, mystified, and above all else: deeply suspicious. His gut screams foul play.The black sheep of a wealthy, respected family in New Orleans, Felix knows his gut is untested, naïve, addled by … Continue reading Audiobook review: The Krewe by Seth Pevey, narrated by Gary Bennett (Herbert and Melancon book 1)
Published by Black Library Synopsis: A Warhammer 40,000 Audio Follow in the footsteps of Hadeya Etsul as she is consolidated into a Cadi9a0000an armoured regiment and put in command of a Leman Russ Demolisher, Steel Tread. Can she win the trust of her dysfunctional crew and pilot the tank to victory on a do-or-die campaign? … Continue reading Audiobook review: Steel Tread by Andy Clark, narrated by Remmie Milner (Astra Militarum series, book 1)
Synopsis: A broken nation in need of a savior.Ravaged by plague, decimated by dark magic, infiltrated by a foreign evil seeking to dominate from within, Brynth is on the eve of its dissolution. When all the good men are dead and gone, who is to answer the call and defy what is wicked for what … Continue reading Audiobook review: Fire and Sword by Dylan Doose, narrated by Mike Carnes (Sword and Sorcery book 1)
Published by Spoken Realms Narrated by: Cindy Kay, Caroline McLaughlin, Nancy Wu, Emily Woo Zeller, Feodor Chin, Brian Nishii and Ramon de Ocampo. Synopsis: A collection of 15 beloved Chinese myths, legends, and folktales that are rich in tradition and culture. Each story transports the listener back to ancient times and is filled with excitement, … Continue reading Audiobook: A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pitman
Published by Smoke and Mirrors Press Synopsis: Can you find the famous person hidden in every story? And once found, can you understand them?'Ingenious idea, brilliantly executed' - Daily MirrorBackstories – ‘the stand-out most original book of the year’ - is a collection of stories each told from the point of view of one of … Continue reading Audiobook: Backstories by Simon Van der Velde, narrated by Bobby Hirston, Catherine Dryden, Simon Van der Velde and Stacey Patterson
Synopsis: "Take my hand, little one."Fran finds her standing by the swings. A little girl, Esther, no older than seven years old, by herself in the dead of night, her pretty but old-fashioned yellow dress covered in grass stains and her hair dishevelled. She says she's waiting for Father, and that strikes Fran as particularly … Continue reading Audiobook: Little One by Sarah A. Denzil, narrated by Claire Storey
Synopsis: Forty-two-year-old Mia Thorne is not living her best life. After a disastrous career-and-relationship-ending event, she escapes New York City and moves to a sleepy river town in Pennsylvania, courtesy of a dead aunt she never knew. Aunt Hazel was the reclusive family nut, a self-proclaimed psychic. Of course, Mia’s dad always told her that … Continue reading Audiobook: Petal to the Metal by Annabel Chase, narrated by Meghan Kelly (The Bloomin’ Psychic Book#1)
As a Welsh speaker, I’m always surprised how often random Welsh words crop up in audiobook and less surprised when the pronunciation is slightly off, especially when the narrator isn’t from the UK.Imagine you’re reading a book and the village of Rhosllanerchrugog is mentioned. You’re responsible for reading this word out loud, correctly.You don’t speak … Continue reading Non-English Speakers – Pronunciation Help!
Synopsis: It’s just pretend…but nobody wants to stop.Maxie’s quiet, predictable routine is shattered when she steps outside her flower shop and almost runs into two women. It’s not the near collision that’s startling. It’s the strangers’ faces. It’s like looking in a mirror times two, and it sends her into a dead faint.Sheriff Zac Ford … Continue reading Audiobook: Maxie by Kimberly Dean, narrated by Josie Kurz (Triple X Book 2)
Fabulously narrated historical love story.
Published by Perch Press Synopsis: Twenty-five-year-old Luna Burke is on the run.Licensed to care for injured and orphaned wildlife, she is determined to smuggle a homicidal Bald Eagle out of her husband’s private zoo in Florida, reunite the bird with its mate, and get them both to an eagle sanctuary in Canada. Hot on her … Continue reading Unflappable by Suzie Gilbert, narrated by Kurt Rhoads and Nance Gilbert
Story: Narration: Synopsis: Don't make important life decisions while drunk...Dakota whole life changes when she swipes yes to a dragon shifter on Mater, the world's only dating app for paranormals. Waking up the next morning, she finds herself alone and only able to think about one thing...he's her mate.Achilles isn't interested in being a mate, … Continue reading Audiobook: Reluctant Dragon Mate by Laura Greenwood, narrated by Hannah Somerville (MatchMater Paranormal Dating App #1)