Reviews - Audiobooks

Father Divine's Bikes
Steve Bassett
Narrator: George Kuch

CRIME:  There is an entire cast of characters populating this book set in Newark, New Jersey circa 1945.  The title comes from a con-man bookie who runs numbers for the mob under the guise of managing teenagers' paper routes.  There is a turf war brewing between the Clarion and the Beacon newspapers — with the money to be made from the routes and from the numbers game.  Two young teens are caug

In Too Deep
Tracey Alvarez,
Narrator: Amy Soakes 

Piper Harland, of the Police National Dive Squad, lives in Wellington, New Zealand.  She is from Stewart Island, but has not been home in nine years—ever since her father died at sea a few days after her heart was broken by her first love, West.  After a body recovery dive dredges up some buried heartache, Piper faces inner conflicts at work, and takes some time off.

The Phoenix Syndrome
Claire Gem,
Narrator: Sharon Cline

CONTEMPORARY/WOMEN'S FICTION:  Tristan Allard is the drummer for the progressive metal band, Dreamwish.  His wife died of cancer several years earlier, and they perform a benefit concert in her honour each year on the day she died.

Cozy Bumpkin Stories
Eric Bergstrom
Eric Bergstrom

INSPIRATIONAL/HUMOR:  “Cozy Bumpkin Stories” is a series of ten tales all centering on the community of Simple. There’s Chief Leroy who is on a quest to defend the melting-pot community from the divisions of society. Destiny, one of the locals is looking to find her belief in life and love once again. Then there’s Jack’s quest to see Mable’s hidden tattoo.

Magic of the Loch
Karen Michelle Nutt
Narrator: Heather McRae

PARANORMAL:  Michaela Grant is going on a vacation to Scotland as one last hurrah. A medical condition has left her with only weeks or months to live, so she plans on doing it to the fullest. Alan MacLachlin is determined to help her do just that.

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