The Dark Deeps by Arthur Slade

Narrator: Jayne Entwistle Publisher: Listening Library (2010) Length: 8 hours 11 minutes Series: Book 2 The Hunchback Assignments Author's Page Note: While this is Book 2 in the series, it works OK as a stand alone story. Reading the first book would give you more info on the characters, but their past relationships are covered well enough in this … Continue reading The Dark Deeps by Arthur Slade

Three Sisters, Three Queens by Philippa Gregory

Narrator: Bianca Amato Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio (2016) Length: 21 hours 9 minutes Series: Book 8 The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels Author's Page Note: Even though this is listed as Book 8 in the series, it works just fine as a stand alone novel. Henry VIII, King of England, had two sisters - Margaret (his elder) and … Continue reading Three Sisters, Three Queens by Philippa Gregory

The Hunchback Assignments by Arthur Slade

Narrator: Jayne Entwistle Publisher: Listening Library (2009) Length: 7 hours 15 minutes Series: Book 1 The Hunchback Assignments Author's Page   Set in the 1800s in England, the story starts off with Dr. Hyde working on his latest formula. It has rather gruesome side effects. Meanwhile, Mr. Socrates is looking for the unusual and he finds it in a … Continue reading The Hunchback Assignments by Arthur Slade

Odysseus Abroad by Amit Chaudhuri

Where I Got It: Review copy Narrator: Alex Wyndham Publisher: Dreamscape Media (2015) Length: 5 hours 35 minutes Author's Page Set in the mid 1980s, London, Ananda is a student who has little interest in his studies. Instead, he practices at being a poet. He and his Bengali uncle are occasionally visited by their relatives. In fact, Ananda's mother … Continue reading Odysseus Abroad by Amit Chaudhuri

Corridors of the Night by Anne Perry

Where I Got It: Won a copy Narrator: David Collacci Publisher: Recorded Books (2015) Length: 10 hours 42 minutes Series: Book 21 William Monk Author's Page Note: While this is the 21st book in this series, it worked pretty well as a stand lone. My only comment is that several of the side characters are fully formed and it … Continue reading Corridors of the Night by Anne Perry

Dirty Business by Julie Elizabeth Powell

Where I Got It: Review Copy Narrator: Melanie Fraser Publisher: Julie Elizabeth Powell (2015) Length: 3 hours 30 minutes Author's Page Gavin and Alex started an English fashion model magazine not too long ago. It's flirty and just skirting the edge of racy. They want to push the envelope without being trashy. But then model after another … Continue reading Dirty Business by Julie Elizabeth Powell

The Shuttered Room by Charles J. Harwood

Where I Got It: Review copy Narrator: Rachel Shirley Publisher: CJH Publications (2015) Length: 7 hours 28 minutes Author's Page Jessica has made an escape attempt and it fell short. Jake managed to catch her in the orchard and haul her back to the house. There, Jake and his two fellow kidnappers (Justin and Kia) keep … Continue reading The Shuttered Room by Charles J. Harwood

Among Others by Jo Walton

Where I Got It: Audio Swap Club Narrator: Katherine Kellgren Publisher: Brilliance Audio (2013) Length: 10 hours 39 minutes Author's Page   Set in the 1970s, this is Mori's story. She and her twin sister grew up in Wales with a mum who dabbled in magic. They could talk to fairies and had little magics of their own. But their … Continue reading Among Others by Jo Walton

Catherine de Valois by Laurel A. Rockefeller

Where I Got It: Review copy Narrator: Richard Mann Publisher: Laurel A. Rockefeller (2014) Length: 1 hour 9 minutes Series: Book 2 The Legendary Women of World History Author's Page Note: Even though this is Book 2 in the series, it works just fine as a stand alone. Princess Catherine was daughter to France's King Charles VI, … Continue reading Catherine de Valois by Laurel A. Rockefeller

Liverpool Connection by Elisabeth Marrion

Where I Got It: Review copy via the author Audiobook Monthly (thanks!). Publisher: Self-published (2015) Narrators: Nancy Peterson Length: 6 hours 35 minutes Series: Book 2 Author's Page Note: This is Book 2 in a trilogy, The Night I Danced with Rommel being Book 1. This book can be read as a stand alone. The story starts in 1926 in Ireland. … Continue reading Liverpool Connection by Elisabeth Marrion