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  • On the Edge

  • By: Richard Hammond
  • Narrated by: Richard Hammond, Mindy Hammond
  • Length: 3 hrs and 6 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 245
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 141
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 139

Richard Hammond describes his childhood and adolescence and the emergence of the adrenalin junkie, the first ridiculous stunts on his tricycle, and an increasing and near obsessive attraction to speed and the smell of petrol. He finds an attractive girl, Mindy, who shares his interests and helps him organise his high-speed life.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A lesson for us all?

  • By Greg on 04-12-07

Fantastic

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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: 28-09-18

This is a great book for anyone. It has ups and downs funny laugh out loud bits but its such a heart felt story. The only thing is i think the full version of this book wud have been even better

  • The Birthday Girl

  • By: Stephen Leather
  • Narrated by: Martyn Read
  • Length: 17 hrs and 53 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 90
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 85
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 84

Tony Freeman rescued Mersiha when she was fighting for her life in war-torn Yugoslavia. Now she is his adopted daughter, the perfect all-American girl - and the past is another country. Or so it seems. But Mersiha has been trained to kill. And when she discovers that Freeman’s company is subject to a sinister takeover bid, she decides to help. Whatever the risks. The consequences of her actions are lethal - for Mersiha has unearthed a conspiracy of terrifying proportions.…

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Good Story, Poor Narration

  • By Paul Harrison on 11-08-14

Good listen

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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: 19-09-17

This is another great book by stephen leather its a bit of a slow starter but when you get into it you cant put it down until its finished

  • For Valour

  • Nick Stone, Book 16
  • By: Andy McNab
  • Narrated by: Paul Thornley
  • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 303
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 273
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 273

When a young trooper is shot in the head at the Regiment’s renowned Killing House, Nick Stone is perfectly qualified to investigate the mysterious circumstances more deeply. He has just returned from Moscow – still trying to come to terms with the fact that his girlfriend and baby son are safer there without him – so combines an unrivalled understanding of the Special Forces landscape with a detachment that should allow him to remain in cover.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Oh how I've missed you Stone...

  • By Mikey on 25-10-14

interesting

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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: 03-04-16

i would reccommend this book to anyone who likes to gripped and keep u interested. great story very descriptive

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  • Crossfire

  • Nick Stone, Book 10
  • By: Andy McNab
  • Narrated by: Paul Thornley
  • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 219
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 200
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 199

Ex-deniable operator Nick Stone is bodyguarding a TV crew on the streets of war-torn Basra. He seems certain to die when insurgent gunmen attack. Only a reporter's swift action saves his life. When the reporter vanishes within hours, presumed kidnapped, Stone is asked by the Intelligence Service to find him. The trail leads from Iraq to London, Dublin, and Kabul - the brutal city where governments, terrorism and big business collide.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book, extremely well read!

  • By S.A.L on 28-02-18

enjoyable

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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: 16-03-16

this book was as good as all of the other books in the nic stone series and would reccommend anyone to read it