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The Scarpetta Factor (Kay Scarpetta, #17)
3.62
I was lucky enough to have a training class with the New York Medical Examiner's Office this past week. Patricia Cornwell was kind enough to stop by w ...more
Nov 28, 2012
Sep 19, 2010
 
Columbine
4.24
This was a stunning documentary of the Columbine tragedy. The compassion for the families, all the families, was beautiful. I am disappointed in the J ...more
Mar 28, 2011
Mar 05, 2011
 
A Short History Of Nearly Everything
4.16
I don't think I would have enjoyed this book as much had I read it -- but listening to it was spectacular. So many things I knew, so many things I did ...more
Apr 29, 2010
Mar 27, 2010
 
Sorry, Right Number, and Other Stories
3.79
Sorry, Right Number - performed by a cast - a nice story, something I would expect to see on Twilight Zone, which is high praise from me. A little tim ...more
Oct 19, 2013
Oct 16, 2013
 
Dolan's Cadillac, and Other Stories
3.83
Introduction - read by Stephen King - he never fails to have this Constant Reader smiling. He is not trying to change the world or just make money (of ...more
Oct 08, 2013
Sep 26, 2013
 
The End of the Whole Mess, and Other Stories
3.65
The End of the Whole Mess- read by Matthew Broderick -- first hearing Broderick's voice takes me back to the 80's and War Games, a happy time :-). I l ...more
Oct 16, 2013
Oct 08, 2013
 
It Grows on You, and Other Stories
3.62
It Grows on You - read by Stephen King - and okay story...like a prelude to The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer and her saga of living at Rose Red (which may ...more
Nov 05, 2013
Oct 25, 2013
 
Death's Excellent Vacation
3.67
Introduction by Charlaine Harris and Toni L. P. Kelner - standard "how we decided the theme" intro

Two Blondes by Charlaine Harris - I love Pam, so it
...more
Apr 22, 2014
Mar 29, 2014
 
Chattery Teeth, and Other Stories
3.68
I chose this off the shelf as they were stories I had not read -- and no wonder, I have Nightmares and Dreamscapes on Mt TBR, and I DID have an audio ...more
Sep 25, 2013
Sep 18, 2013
 
The House on Maple Street, and Other Stories
3.70
The House on Maple Street - read by Tabitha King - I like the stories where the kids get to save the day, so yeah, I liked this one. I would like to k ...more
Oct 25, 2013
Oct 21, 2013
 
The Help
4.44
I started listening to this on Overdrive - an app available for your iPhone (and likely your Android, I don't know for sure). A friend recommended the ...more
Jun 18, 2014
Jun 04, 2014
 
Next
3.44
I "read" this by borrowing the audio book from the library. It was quite good, but not a cohesive story. It was several stories linking together, not ...more
Feb 28, 2010
Mar 01, 2010
 
Strange Candy (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #0.5)
3.71
Another audio book checked out from the library in an attempt to help Mt TBR get read (I have a hard copy of this book as well)

Those Who Seek Forgiven
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Feb 15, 2012
Apr 14, 2010
 
Just After Sunset
3.81
Checked the audio book out of the library

Introduction
a short little introduction on how Stephen got back into writing short stories -- funny, it didn'
...more
Mar 06, 2012
Aug 11, 2010
 
Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back
4.01
Passed to me by Kathleen, who enjoyed the story. What I notice first is how soft the cover is...I want to just pet it.

I ended up borrowing this on Ov
...more
Aug 13, 2014
Nov 12, 2011
 
Home Improvement: Undead Edition
3.58
Introduction standard "welcome to the book" type intro. All the stories are themed around home improvement in one way or another
If I Had a Hammer by C
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Jan 07, 2013
Sep 26, 2011
 
Hit List (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #20)
3.89
**spoiler alert** I didn't hate this book, but neither did I love it. The lack of editing was apparent in many places in this book. repeating word cho ...more
Mar 13, 2014
Sep 26, 2011
 
The Poisoner's Handbook
3.98
This is read by Coleen Marlo who also read Wicked Plants. I just finished Wicked Plants, so this seems a bit of a sequel, even though they are by diff ...more
Aug 30, 2012
Aug 16, 2012
 
Bossypants
3.92
Rec by Jane of Dom and Jane

I borrowed this on Overdrive from the Aurora Library, and YAY!! I just got into a supervisor role (I get to be the boss) -
...more
Jun 23, 2014
Jun 20, 2014
 
American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot
3.97
What a wonderful story. I enjoyed every moment of this story, read by the author (and how can you not love listening to that wonderful Scottish brogue ...more
Apr 17, 2013
Apr 02, 2013
 
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
4.00
I enjoyed listening to this story. An as it is an ORAL history, it made me truly happen to LISTEN to it. The different perspectives were enjoyable. I ...more
Aug 10, 2014
Aug 07, 2014
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
3.88
I enjoyed this book. I understand some of the critics, it is not a book on economics...but maybe it will intrigue someone to read more about economics ...more
Oct 2014
Sep 25, 2014
 
Her Fearful Symmetry
3.22
I really enjoyed this story. I think the best character was Martin, and I liked Jessica and James as well. If I had a bad thing to say about this book ...more
Mar 25, 2011
Apr 13, 2010
 
3 Fat Chicks on a Diet: Because We're All in It Together
3.50
This book was great...it gave reviews for each of the major diet types, with pros and cons of each. After reading about many of the low carb diets and ...more
Jan 31, 2010
Jan 26, 2010
 
The Lost Symbol (Robert Langdon, #3)
3.60
I listened to this book and was reading The Year of Living Biblically -- it is funny to me how much they crossed over. In fact, a quote I had never se ...more
Nov 10, 2011
Jun 19, 2010
 
The Chopin Manuscript: A Serial Thriller
3.43
I picked this up at the library because I was intrigued by the concept -- 15 different authors. I was pleasantly surprised - while it did seem a littl ...more
May 22, 2013
May 08, 2013
 
The Sparrow (The Sparrow, #1)
4.18
I don't think I can say enough good things about this amazing story. It starts out as a decent sci-fi novel, but then it twists on you and becomes a b ...more
May 17, 2012
Apr 18, 2011
 
Big Girl: A Novel
3.42
**spoiler alert** My first Danielle Steel, and my last. I was less than impressed. This book focused on Victoria, who is a "big girl" (from the sizes ...more
Jul 26, 2012
Sep 26, 2011
 
From a Buick 8
3.37
Listening to the Play-Away version.

So, the basic story is familiar, and really only okay. But if you read this with an eye to the characters instead
...more
May 08, 2013
Jun 19, 2010
 
Amped
3.45
Eerily close to things we have now...I like how he reported on the future that could be. A bit too much fighting and background on the AMP for me to l ...more
Feb 05, 2014
Jan 29, 2014
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