Deadlock by Sara Paretsky

Narrator: Susan Ericksen Publisher: Brilliance Audio (2012) Length: 10 hours 28 mins Series: Book 2 V. I. Warshawski Author's Page Note: Even though this is Book 2 in the series, it works just fine as a stand alone novel. Set in the 1990s in Chicago, Vick Warshawski is a private detective. The story opens with a funeral for … Continue reading Deadlock by Sara Paretsky

Indemnity Only by Sara Paretsky

Narrator: Susan Ericksen Publisher: Brilliance Audio (2011) Length: 8 hours 43 mins Series: Book 1 V. I. Warshawski Author's Page Vick Warshawski is a Chicago cop's daughter and an independent private detective. A man calling himself John Thayer hires her to find his son's missing girlfriend, Anita Hill. Vick starts with the basics, such as checking the boyfriend … Continue reading Indemnity Only by Sara Paretsky

The Blue Ice by Hammond Innes

Narrator: Jerry Farden Publisher: Recorded Books (1989) Length: 9 hours 30 mins Author's Page This book was originally published in 1948 with the story being set in the 1950s. So, today, it reads a bit like historical fiction with plenty of action and a little romance thread woven in. George Farnell, a mineralogist, disappeared 10 years ago. Now … Continue reading The Blue Ice by Hammond Innes

The American Fathers: Escape from New Orleans by Henry L. Sullivan III

Narrators: Adrianne Cury, Cameron Knight, Jennie Moreau, Juan Francisco Villa, Kevin Theis, Rebecca Cox Publisher: Sullivan Serials (2016) Length: 1 hour 13 minutes Series: Book 3 The American Fathers Author's Page Note: While this is Book 3 in the series, it works well as a stand alone, though it is definitely enhanced by enjoying the first 2 episodes … Continue reading The American Fathers: Escape from New Orleans by Henry L. Sullivan III

Book Giveaway & Interview: Josh Matthews, Author of the Hell Gate Saga

Everyone, please welcome Josh Matthews to the blog today! Today he chats with us about his time in the CIA, his inspirations for Hell Gate, and plenty more. If you want to find out about the GIVEAWAY, then scroll to the bottom. Now, on to the interview! If you could be an extra on a TV … Continue reading Book Giveaway & Interview: Josh Matthews, Author of the Hell Gate Saga

A Colder Kind of Death by Gail Bowen

Narrator: Lisa Bunting Publisher: Post Hypnotic Press Inc. (2015) Length: 7 hours 33 mins Series: Book 4 A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery Author's Page Note: While this is Book 4 in the series, it works mostly well as a stand alone. There are definitely some character backstories that I was a bit muddled on, but in regards to the main plot, they … Continue reading A Colder Kind of Death by Gail Bowen

Relentless by Nancy J. Alexander

Narrator: Nancy J. Alexander Publisher: NJA Productions (2014) Length: 16 hours Series: Book 1 Elisabeth Reinhardt Author's Page Gina Reynolds is a successful doctor specializing in babies suffering from chronic illness or deformities. She has a cat, good friends, an exercise routine, and a deep, traumatic history. Even as she begins to unfold these long-suppressed memories, her childhood tormentor Jake … Continue reading Relentless by Nancy J. Alexander

Book Giveaway & Interview: Nancy J. Alexander, Author of Relentless

Everyone, please welcome Nancy J. Alexander to the blog today! She's here to chat with us about her life and her book, Relentless, Book 1 in the Elisabeth Reinhardt series. If you want to find out about the GIVEAWAY, then scroll to the bottom. Is there a genre or literary niche that you feel hasn't gotten its … Continue reading Book Giveaway & Interview: Nancy J. Alexander, Author of Relentless

Five Minutes Alone by Paul Cleave

Narrator: Paul Ansdell Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC (2016) Length: 14 hours 37 mins Series: Book 4 Theodore Tate Author's Page Note: While this is Book 4 in the series, it works pretty well as a stand alone. There are some reveals about what happened to certain characters in previous books. Also, this series is part of the bigger overall … Continue reading Five Minutes Alone by Paul Cleave

Daemon by Daniel Suarez

Narrator: Jeff Gurner Publisher: Penguin Audio (2009) Length: 15 hours 57 minutes Series: Book 1 Daemon Author's Page When master computer game creator Matthew Sobol passed away, gamer geeks mourned. Life continued for everyone else... except for two programmers who each died mysteriously. This sets off a chain of events which appear to be controlled by Sobol himself. However, … Continue reading Daemon by Daniel Suarez