Listen free for 30 days

Bits & Pieces

Narrated by: Ray Porter, Dana Fredsti
Series: Benny Imura, Book 5
Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (7 ratings)

£7.99/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime

Summary

Return to the zombie apocalypse wasteland that is the Rot & Ruin in this short story collection from Jonathan Maberry.

Benny Imura's zombie-infested adventures are well-chronicled in the gripping novels Rot & Ruin, Dust & Decay, Flesh & Bone, and Fire & Ash. But what else was happening while he was on his quest? Who were the others navigating the ravaged landscape full of zombies?

Bits & Pieces fills in the gaps about what we know about First Night, surviving the plague, and traveling the land of Rot & Ruin. Eleven all-new short stories from Nix's journal and 11 previously published stories, including "Dead & Gone" and "Tooth & Nail", are now all together.

©2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 Jonathan Maberry (P)2018 Recorded Books

What members say

Average customer ratings

Overall

  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    5
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Performance

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    7
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Story

  • 4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    4
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

I need more of this universe! also more Jonathan Mabury!

i’ve been a fan of Jonathan Mabury for many years. It’s a real shame that more of his books aren’t available on Audible UK.

I’ve read this book up to the events of rot and ruin and am now waiting impatiently for The rest of this series, Being books 1, 2, 3 and 4, to be available on audible UK.

both narrators do a very good job of capturing each character.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Robert M. Mabry
  • Robert M. Mabry
  • 05-07-18

Rounding out some corners!!!!!

The first half of the book clears up some of the back stories for the previous books, but the second half is money!!! I found myself feeling a little melancholy near the end. Not going to spoil things. The grandchildren Baskerville, Grim, and Ghoulie. I am sure there are two parents who are very proud of their family. I can only hope they went out the right way.

As always and with great sincerity, I want to thank Ray Porter and Jonathan Maberry. One hell of a tag team.

2 people found this helpful

  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for BackupGeek
  • BackupGeek
  • 23-05-18

Lots of Joe Ledger

If you are a Joe Ledger fan, this is a good read. He is the subject in several short stories.

8 people found this helpful

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for stacey keeton
  • stacey keeton
  • 30-06-19

Jonathan maberry

you can't go wrong with any book by this man. I've listened to this series and loved it. than to make it even better he brings in joe ledger. awesome.... a must read or better yet listen. love ray porter my all time favorite narrator.

1 person found this helpful

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for leo hernandez
  • leo hernandez
  • 14-05-20

great book great narration

love the narrator for this book really did a great job of showing the emotion as he read really brings it to life i think

  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    3 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Anonymous User
  • Anonymous User
  • 05-02-20

First half is almost pointless.

Roughly the first half of this book could not exist, and I would not miss it. But the second half makes it worth every penny. And I truly mean that. I'm the kind of person that hates short stories. Especially in a Series like this. And that mentality holds true for the first half. But I'm so glad I stuck it out for the second half. If you decide to only read one piece of this, chapter 18 is all I will say. If you want to give it a little more, At least read Rags story. You won't Regret it.

  • Overall
    2 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for 2111
  • 2111
  • 07-11-19

Really wanted to like it but just could not follow

Sorry but i just could not finish it. It just wasnt as gripping as the first one. Maybe it would have read better as a book but I found myself dozing.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Anonymous User
  • Anonymous User
  • 14-10-19

The narrator sounds like James Spader.

I miss the original narrator. After listening to him during the first 4 books it is difficult to transition. This new narrator isn't bad but he sounds like James Spader. He speaks in his same mannerism as well. It was distracting at first when all you can picture is James Spader sitting by a fire reading you a story.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for harvey tenny
  • harvey tenny
  • 16-09-19

Loved it

My only negative is I wish some of the stories were longer. Maybe they'll be more in the next book.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for Miranda
  • Miranda
  • 12-06-19

Fill ins

The stories that filled in between the Rot in Ruin novels and Night Series are all GREAT. From Joe Ledger to Benny and his friends.

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
Profile Image for cameron
  • cameron
  • 02-06-19

great book series.

Loved it. If you like post apocalyptic fiction books then give this series a try.