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  • Two Kinds of Truth

  • By: Michael Connelly
  • Narrated by: Titus Welliver
  • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 757
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 688
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 687

An old case from his LAPD past threatens Bosch's reputation in a gripping new thriller. Harry Bosch is back as a volunteer working cold cases for the San Fernando police and is called out to a local drug store where a young pharmacist has been murdered. Bosch and the town's three-person detective squad sift through the clues, which lead into the dangerous big-business world of prescription drug abuse. Meanwhile, an old case from Bosch's LAPD days comes back to haunt him.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A cracker!!

  • By eva on 19-11-17

A great listen , intelligent plot with good internal plot logic

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-04-18

A great listen , intelligent plot with good internal plot logic .Titus is Harry.next one please

  • Conclave

  • By: Robert Harris
  • Narrated by: Roy Mcmillan
  • Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,249
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,069
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,061

The Pope is dead. Behind the locked doors of the Sistine Chapel, 118 cardinals from all over the globe will cast their votes in the world's most secretive election. They are holy men. But they have ambition. And they have rivals. Over the next 72 hours, one of them will become the most powerful spiritual figure on earth.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Bizarrely gripping

  • By Biker on 12-01-17

Complete unbelievable rubbish

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 25-11-16

It was long winded with a grating lack of internal logic in the narrative.
Don't bother

0 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Pompeii

  • By: Robert Harris
  • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
  • Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 350
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 314
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 314

A sweltering week in late August. Where better to enjoy the last days of summer than on the beautiful Bay of Naples? All along the coast, the Roman Empire's richest citizens are relaxing in their luxurious villas. The world's largest navy lies peacefully at anchor in Misenum. The tourists are spending their money in the seaside resorts of Baiae, Herculaneum and Pompeii. Only one man is worried.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A excellent listen. Highly recommended

  • By Ivan on 30-07-15

Silly not creditable

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

Reviewed: 07-05-16

What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?

Better plot , drop the instant love story , killer eels and simplistic goodies and baddies .

What could Robert Harris have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

Not write it

What does Steven Pacey bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

Gravitas

You didn’t love this book--but did it have any redeeming qualities?

It was short

0 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Finders Keepers

  • By: Stephen King
  • Narrated by: Will Patton
  • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,104
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,974
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,970

1978: Meet Morris Bellamy ,the man who robs the safe of America's most famous reclusive writer, John Rothstein. But it isn't just the money he is interested in. Morrie is obsessed by the author's notebooks and is prepared to kill the author for them. 2009: Meet young Pete Saubers, whose father was knocked down by an out-of-control Mercedes in a job line-up. When he discovers a buried trunk of money and notebooks of a famous writer, he has the means to rescue his family from poverty.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Mr Mercedes

  • By Mel on 03-12-15

A bit too practicable in the ending

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-07-15

A good listen but not a great listen.the ending was obvious at the last lap

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

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  • Rhett Butler's People

  • By: Donald McCaig
  • Narrated by: John Bedford Lloyd
  • Length: 17 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 4

Now, the most beloved and most widely read saga of the American Civil War is retold from the point of view of its unrivalled hero, the dashing and enigmatic scion of the South, Rhett Butler. See what Rhett is really thinking as he sits in the armchair listening to Scarlett declare her love for Ashley. Find out what happened on the other side of the cupboard, where Melanie was hiding. Discover the truth of Rhett's relationship with Belle Watling.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • its just not butter

  • By Byl on 20-06-09

its just not butter

Overall
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 20-06-09

dont bother

1 of 3 people found this review helpful