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  • For the Triumph of Evil

  • Frontiers Saga Part 2 : Rogue Castes Series, Book 6
  • By: Ryk Brown
  • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
  • Length: 10 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 41
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 40
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 40

A leader recently reborn... Two men who are one and the same... New abilities not yet fully understood... Yet there is still so much to learn.... Captain Nathan Scott has less than a week to prepare before he must face the greatest Gunyoki pilot on all of Rakuen. The future of the Karuzari and the freedom of the entire quadrant depend on one thing: his victory.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • great story

  • By Gary on 16-08-18

great story

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

Reviewed: 16-08-18

ive listened to them all and this one doesn't disappoint. read the whole series you will enjoy

  • Cibola Burn

  • Book 4 of the Expanse
  • By: James S. A. Corey
  • Narrated by: Jefferson Mays
  • Length: 20 hrs and 7 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,138
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 1,072
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,068

The gates have opened the way to a thousand new worlds, and the rush to colonise has begun. Settlers looking for a new life stream out from humanity's home planets. Illus, the first human colony on this vast new frontier, is being born in blood and fire. Independent settlers stand against the overwhelming power of a corporate colony ship with only their determination, courage, and the skills learned in the long wars of home.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • dont swap the narrator of the first 3 books!

  • By Scott on 23-05-15

Pretty good- series worth following

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

Reviewed: 30-01-18

If you could sum up Cibola Burn in three words, what would they be?

Intense, Surprising, masterful

What did you like best about this story?

The story arc has remained by also changed to a planet based experience. real variety.

What about Jefferson Mays’s performance did you like?

Very believable and consistent. Don't notice him so that's the best type!!

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

yeah the slowly dying spaceships in orbit.... so wanted them to live

  • Rescue

  • Frontiers Saga Part 2: Rogue Castes, Episode 2
  • By: Ryk Brown
  • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
  • Length: 8 hrs
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 63
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 59
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 59

A leader left behind. An Alliance falling apart. Friends stranded on an enemy-held world. A chance to rediscover long-forgotten truths. The new threat will require an immediate response. But first, Jessica and the Ghatazhak must execute a daring rescue in order to secure their future. But to do so, they need the one man they have been trying to protect. The question is: Will he agree?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Back on track

  • By Peter on 19-12-16

pretty good

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

Reviewed: 03-10-17

The new series gets moving again in this book. needed to As I was starting to loose interest.

  • Escalation

  • The Frontiers Saga Part 2: Rogue Castes
  • By: Ryk Brown
  • Narrated by: David Drummond
  • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 62
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 58
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 58

A cease-fire that has lasted seven years. Worlds half-destroyed that have been rebuilt anew. Friends and crewmates scattered light-years apart. New leaders that would be kings. The Jung threat has been renewed, in ways not imagined. It will take a new savior to inspire the masses, and once again lead those willing to fight against oppression. But who will the new savior be?

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Why did you change the narrator?

  • By Mr N. on 12-03-17

took a while to get into

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

Reviewed: 13-09-17

I loved the original story but this was a little bewildering . ended well. the voice actor was annoying compared to last series with weird pausing in sentances ( like Ronald Reagan) and every radio transmission bizarrely made to sound like limited bandwidth 1930's.

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  • Leviathan Wakes

  • The Expanse, Book 1
  • By: James S. A. Corey
  • Narrated by: Jefferson Mays
  • Length: 19 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,914
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,775
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,777

Humanity has colonized the planets - interstellar travel is still beyond our reach, but the solar system has become a dense network of colonies. But there are tensions - the mineral-rich outer planets resent their dependence on Earth and Mars and the political and military clout they wield over the Belt and beyond. Now, when Captain Jim Holden's ice miner stumbles across a derelict, abandoned ship, he uncovers a secret that threatens to throw the entire system into war.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great Work

  • By RG on 24-01-15

excellent book well read

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

Reviewed: 07-07-17

having watched the tv series I wasn't sure if it would be worth listening to the audio book. actually it added a lot of context that the tv series glosses over

  • Rogue World

  • Undying Mercenaries, Book 7
  • By: B. V. Larson
  • Narrated by: Mark Boyett
  • Length: 12 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 375
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 351
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 350

The Galactics arrived with their Battle Fleet in 2052. Rather than being exterminated under a barrage of hell-burners, Earth joined a vast Empire that spanned the Milky Way. Today, Battle Fleet 921 is returning to Earth. It hasn't been seen by human eyes since our blissful day of Annexation. But what should be a joyful occasion, a chance to grovel at the feet of superior lifeforms, is rapidly becoming a nightmare.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Really enjoyed

  • By spencerhudson on 23-06-17

great book 7 in series

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

Reviewed: 04-07-17

this series is now back to its best... looking forward to number eight. get number one and start reading!

  • The Lost Patrol

  • Lost Starship Series, Book 5
  • By: Vaughn Heppner
  • Narrated by: Mark Boyett
  • Length: 14 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 139
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 131
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 131

Maddox and the crew are on their own, facing perils inside the ship and terrifying alien dangers outside in one of the remotest regions of the Orion Arm. Then they stumble upon the darkest secret of all. Unless the A.I. Galyan, Meta, Sergeant Riker and the others can help their beleaguered captain, Victory is doomed and Earth will never learn of the terrible threat gathering in the stellar darkness.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The best part so far

  • By Arkadiusz on 18-01-17

great book in series

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

Reviewed: 26-04-17

although I did find some parts a bit odd.. seemed to race through plot points towards end. still a good listener and I'll buy next one in series

  • Dreadnought

  • Lost Colonies, Book 2
  • By: B. V. Larson
  • Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini
  • Length: 11 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 218
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 203
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 202

Captain William Sparhawk flies Earth's single starship on a voyage of exploration. His crew of veteran spacers begins the mission with high hopes and the best of intentions, but the universe has other plans. Instead of space merchants and potential allies, they discover Earth's impending doom. Sparhawk must decide whether to hunt down enemy scouts to keep Earth's new starship a secret or to head home to warn Star Guard of the danger. Either way, he's ignited an interstellar war.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • superb

  • By grant on 16-09-16

great

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

Reviewed: 28-11-16

yes another good listen . this series great for my long commute! classical sci fi .

  • Home World

  • Undying Mercenaries, Book 6
  • By: B. V. Larson
  • Narrated by: Mark Boyett
  • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 460
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 433
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 431

When the Earth is invaded by a rival empire, James McGill's legion must defend the Home World. The top brass has complex plans, but none of that matters much to McGill, who chooses his own unique path. Traveling to star systems no human has ever visited, he searches for a technological edge to beat the enemy before it's too late. Along the way he unleashes new terrors, triggering the biggest battles in human history.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • More McGill, More Mayhem!

  • By S. Morris on 28-05-16

top read

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

Reviewed: 13-09-16

awesome series. cant wait for the next one. fron B V Llarsen... kill the Galacts!

  • The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge

  • Stainless Steel Rat, Book 2
  • By: Harry Harrison
  • Narrated by: Phil Gigante
  • Length: 5 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 80
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 59
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 60

DiGriz and Angelina are happily married and expecting the birth of their sons. The planet Cliaand is waging interstellar war, and against the odds, its Grey Men are invading and taking over planet after planet. The Rat is sent to Cliaand to start a one-man guerrilla campaign to put a stop to the plans of the planet's leader, Kraj. He is aided by the Amazons, a force of liberated freedom fighters, and eventually by his wife who arrives to help him win the war and keep him out of the arms of the Amazons.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • One of the weaker plots, but narration saves it.

  • By In car listener on 18-10-18

cool book

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

Reviewed: 25-05-16

Harry Harrison is a classic writer who's books never age imho. love it read it.