Monthly Archives: September 2018

The Ensemble, Aja Gabel, author

The book follows the lives of four close, very talented, very well trained members of a string quartet who met in music school and decided that they would be more successful if they joined together. The book follows the quartet … Continue reading

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The Palace of Treason, Jason Matthews-author; Jeremy Bobb- narrator

The Palace of Treason is the second book in a series of three that the author has written about espionage, the type of espionage that could very well be taking place today, in the real world, since the United States … Continue reading

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Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500 –Year History, Kirk Andersen, author and narrator

I was so disappointed. At first, I thought it was a humorous portrayal of history; I thought the author was presenting his facts tongue in cheek. He seemed to be an equal opportunity “mocker” of everything. As he systematically tore … Continue reading

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Red Sparrow: A Novel (The Red Sparrow Trilogy) by Jason Matthews, author; Jeremy Bobb, Narrator

Red Sparrow shines a light on the methods used by the American Intelligence Services and the Russian Intelligence Services. Nathan Nash and Dominika Egorova are agents working for their government’s intelligence services in the interest of national security. Sometimes they … Continue reading

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Need to know, Karen Cleveland, author; Mia Barron, narrator

This book was so highly recommended to me by a friend that I decided to listen to it while on a long drive from New England to Florida. It was a huge disappointment. Written by a former CIA agent, it … Continue reading

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The House of Spies, Daniel Silva, author; George Guidall, narrator

Daniel Silva writes great spy novels filled with suspense and tension. He creates excitement with ease, and this book is no exception. At times, though, it is too wordy. In addition, there are an awful lot of characters to keep track of, and some … Continue reading

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The Daisy Children, Sofia Grant, author

I don’t usually read chick lit, which is how I would describe this book. However, I received this book from librarything in exchange for a review, so I read it until the end. For lovers of that genre, this will … Continue reading

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