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The Witness
4.18
it was amazing
Re-read in audio 10/12.
Narrator: Julia Whelan

Audio version: Julia Whelan was perfect for the characters. She "got" Elizabeth/Abigail! I bumped the rat
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Oct 27, 2012
Jan 28, 2012
 
The Next Best Thing (Gideon's Cove, #2)
3.89
liked it
Pros: Kristan Higgins can write. You won't find clunky phrasing or bad transitions in the book.The writing is tight and solid.
Ethan is a great hero.
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Mar 24, 2010
Feb 12, 2010
 
Savor the Moment (Bride Quartet, #3)
4.13
it was ok
2.5* This book is difficult to rate because I both liked it and didn't. It was an okay story overall, and I liked the characters, although I did get t ...more
May 26, 2010
May 20, 2010
 
Garrett (McKettricks, #12)
4.17
it was ok
Welcome to Blue River, the Lake Wobegone of Texas, "where all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above avera ...more
Jun 03, 2010
Jun 03, 2010
 
Envy
4.15
it was amazing
Reviewed for Audiogals.net

Narrated by Viktor Slezak

Envy came to my attention over a year ago, but I kept putting it off because I feared it wouldn’t h
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Jun 05, 2012
Oct 21, 2010
 
Carnal Innocence
3.88
really liked it
ETA: 4/7/12 The unagridged version narrated by Tom Stechschulte is now available on audible.com!

5* for the narrator/narration. Listened to this on au
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Aug 25, 2010
Aug 05, 2009
 
Stranger in My Arms
3.76
it was ok
DNF in audio. I really, really hate the heroine. She's cold and self-righteous. The details of her charity work are sticky-sweet and boring. I may ski ...more
Oct 29, 2011
Oct 28, 2011
 
A Civil Campaign (Vorkosigan Saga, #12)
4.43
it was amazing
SFR Reading Challenge 2012

Grade A+

Miles is in love! Unfortunately, he seems fairly inept at wooing the object of his affection. Miles met Ekaterin on
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Jun 19, 2012
Feb 02, 2012
 
Dawn in Eclipse Bay (Eclipse Bay Trilogy, # 2)
3.84
it was ok
2.5*

If I read one more line such as, "I'm a Harte, afterall." or "It's because you're a Madison!" I will scream! The whole "Harte-Madison" feud is not
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Aug 16, 2011
Aug 10, 2011
 
Manhunting
3.75
really liked it
4.5* This book was so much fun! I loved every minute of it. The characters (all of them) were well done, the writing was hilarious without being slap- ...more
Jan 27, 2010
Jan 19, 2010
 
Kiss an Angel
4.21
liked it
***10/10/11-- listened to Kiss and Angel on audio narrated by the great Anna Fields. I'm always in awe of Field's narrative abilities, and she doesn't ...more
Oct 10, 2011
Apr 23, 2010
 
North and South
4.13
it was amazing

Narrated by Clare Wille

When North and South is mentioned these days, it is most likely in reference to the BBC miniseries based on the book, rather th
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Nov 27, 2012
Nov 13, 2012
 
Something About You (FBI/US Attorney, #1)
3.94
really liked it
Full review of audio version can be found on AAR:
http://www.likesbooks.com/blog/?p=8727

Narrated by Karen White
4.5* Something About You is a well-craft
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Jul 04, 2012
Jan 09, 2011
 
All I Ever Wanted
3.98
liked it
It's been said that Shakespeare only wrote one comedy, then wrote 15 or 16 variations on the theme. That may be stretching it, but there is more than ...more
Aug 27, 2010
Jul 30, 2010
 
Beau Crusoe
3.73
really liked it
Beau Crusoe surprised me by being a serious look at PTSD. James had been shipwrecked on a deserted island for 5 years after being set adrift in a life ...more
Jun 09, 2011
May 31, 2011
 
Dream Man
4.04
really liked it
The suspense plot in this book is excellent. I don't love being in the mind of a serial killer, but Howard's twist on that was very well done. I liked ...more
Nov 11, 2010
Mar 27, 2010
 
Exclusively Yours (Kowalski Family, #1)
3.84
liked it
I listened to this book in the car on a trip. The characters made me so angry I was yelling at the iPod adapter! Thank goodness I was alone. ;-) In sh ...more
Aug 17, 2010
Aug 05, 2010
 
Shoot to Thrill (Passion For Danger, #1)
3.99
did not like it
While it was nice to read a book that was written higher than a fifth grade reading level, in the end I couldn't stomach the heroine or the story. I s ...more
Nov 2010
Jul 01, 2010
 
Duncan's Bride (Patterson-Cannon Family, #1)
3.99
liked it
3.5*
Grade B

I enjoyed this over-the-top contemporary romance with the alpha-male Reece and superwoman Maddie. I loved the banter, especially when they
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Jul 26, 2012
Jul 18, 2012
 
The Search
4.11
really liked it
Listening to audio version; Oct 2012 Narrated by Tanya Eby.

Audio review:
Tanya Eby does a great job narrating The Search My only complaint is that some
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Oct 10, 2012
Aug 25, 2010
 
One Summer
3.96
really liked it
This is a hard-to-find audio book well worth searching for. Thank you to my friends for loaning it to me!

Two things make this book a listen to remembe
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Mar 19, 2012
Nov 10, 2011
 
To Beguile a Beast (Legend of the Four Soldiers, #3)
4.05
really liked it
To Beguile a Beast was a very enjoyable take on the "Beauty and the Beast" fairy tale. Hoyt breaks the mold by having the heroine be a runaway mistres ...more
Dec 08, 2011
Jul 03, 2011
 
Whispers at Midnight
3.95
it was ok
I get the distinct impression Robards couldn't decide whether she wanted to write a humorous contemporary romance or a gritty romantic suspense. The b ...more
Nov 05, 2012
Oct 27, 2012
 
His Secondhand Wife (The Copper Creek Brides #2)
3.85
really liked it
An emotional read about a young pregnant widow taken in by her physically and emotionally scarred brother-in-law. Better than average writing and char ...more
Jun 02, 2011
Jun 02, 2011
 
Bluegrass Undercover (Bluegrass Brothers, #1)
4.23
I honestly don't understand the high rating on this book. While the writing and editing are fine from a technical standpoint, which is something I app ...more
Dec 13, 2012
Dec 11, 2012
 
The First Move
3.52
it was amazing
4.5*

I like just about everything about this book. Every characters feel real. The challenges, past and present, that they face felt normal, like thing
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Apr 07, 2013
Jan 17, 2013
 
The Player
3.83
did not like it
(Originally published in 2006 as His Comfort and Joy by Jessica Bird)

Review for Speaking of Audiobooks: http://www.likesbooks.com/blog/?p=8418

Narrated
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Jun 26, 2012
May 15, 2012
 
Butterfly Tattoo
3.95
really liked it
4.5* This is an unconventional love story, and definitely not what might be expected from the label "contemporary romance." Deidre Knight writes beaut ...more
Mar 11, 2010
Jan 07, 2010
 
Forbidden Falls (Virgin River, #8)
4.21
did not like it
I had to put Forbidden Falls down yesterday after getting about 160 pages into it by gritting my teeth (I then skimmed the rest). I've enjoyed the pre ...more
Jan 22, 2010
Jan 17, 2010
 
The Other Side of Us
3.65
it was amazing
4.5*

Sarah Mayberry has proven time and again that she is adept at stories in which both her main characters are struggling. Hot Island Nights and The
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Jan 25, 2013
Nov 14, 2012
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