Wednesday, October 5, 2016

What's on AUDIBLE - An Annotated List

2017:
The Alice Network - Quinn (15:07)
Princess Cora and the Crocodile - Schlitz (0:39)

2016:
Escape Clause: A Virgil Flowers Novel (#9) Sandford (9:55)
News of the World - Jiles - post Civil War Officer & Nat Am (5:58)
Promise, The - Cray 2016 (9:11) Most recent and of all three protagonists!
Scrappy Little Nobody - Kendrick, 2016 (6:00) Ad Memoir

2015:
Desperate Fortune - Kearsley, 2015 (15:42) Ad CRF codebreaking jnl/ Paris
Truth According to Us, The - Barrows, 2015 (20:15) Kindle, too Ad HF
Winter - Meyer, 2015 (21:00+)

2014:
All the Light We Cannot See - Doerr, 2014 Ad HF
Blue Labyrinth - Child & Preston #14, 2014 (14:11) Ad Myst GR 4.12 (Salton Sea)
Hard Return  (Cyril Landry #2) - Black (9;25)
I'll Give You the Sun - Nelson, 2014 (12:57) YA CRF Twins who grow apart - two voices?
Personal - Child (Reacher #19) 2014 (12:55) Ad Myst

2013:  
Americana - Adiche , 2013 (17:29) Ad CRF (GR 4.22 "Dazzling Novel" set in Nigeria)
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library - Chris Grabenstein, (6:19) 2013 (GdRds 4.13)
Fangirl - Rowell, 2013 (12:48) YA See Below
Goldfinch, The - Tartt (32:29)
Openly Straight - Bill Konigsberg (8:41) 2013 (GdRds 3.96) Kindle as well
Ordinary Grace - Krueger, 2013 (8:58) Ad Myst Standalone - 1961 murder

2012:
A Desperate Place for Dying - Carter/Nolte #2 Garrison Gage Oregon coast (8;06)
Obsidian - Armentrout, 2012 (9:32) YA Fant (hot guy next door is an alien) GR 4.25
Raven Boys, The (#1)- Stiefvater, 2012 (11:08) YA See Below
Throne of Glass (#1)- Sarah Maas (12:47) YA Dyst/Fant
Wanted Man, A (Reacher #17) 2012 (14:11) Ad Myst

2011:
Eyes of the Innocent (Carter Ross #2) Brad Parks (9:43) 2011 (Gdrds 3.87) 2nd in series - loved the 1st
Legend (Legend #1) - Lu, (4.19 on GdRds) 2011 (7:48) Dystopian US country in the west called "The Repbulic" which is divided into districts
Sanctus - Toyne, 2011 (11:54) Ad Conspiracy/world

2010:
Clockwork Angel (Infernal Devices #1) - Cassandra Clare (4.33 on Gdrds) 2010 (14:35) 19th century prequel to the Mortal Instruments series
Crime on the Fens (D I Nikki Galena #1) 7:13
Strip (standalone mystery with many voices) - Thomas Perry (11:26)

pre-2010
2008 - Child 44 (Demidov #1) - Smith (12:25) Russia AdMyst See Below
2008 - Graveyard Book, The - Gaiman (8:24)
2008 - When You are Engulfed in Flames - Sedaris (9:03)
2007 - In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad #1) Tana French, (GdRds 3.74) 2007
2004 - Play Dead - Frasier, 2004 (Elise Sanburg #1) (9:14) Ad Myst on Kindle Savanna/ female/ homicide/ voodo
2002 - Middlesex - Eugenides (21:26) Ad CRF
2001 - Bel Canto - Patchett (11:24)
2001 - Open Season (Joe Pickett #1) - CJ Box (7:49) 2001 (GdRds 3.91)
2000 - Jar City (Inspector Erlunder #3, first in series translated) - Indridason,(7:33) 2005 (GdRds 3.8) "Int'l Sensation" taking place in Iceland On Kindle as well with whispersync
1999 - Saving Faith - Baldacci, 1999 (13:00) Ad Myst (standalone that sounds terrific/Wash DC)
1995 - Mermaids Singing, The - McDermid (#1 Jordan & Hill) (14:11) Ad Myst
1990 - Shadow Prey (Davenport #2) - Sandford (12:09) See Below
1967 - One Hundred Years of Solitude - Marquez (14:04) M. Truelove all-time fave
1925 - Mrs. Dalloway - Virginia Wolff (7:10) Classic

Rowell, Rainbow - Fangirl
(Goodreads 4.15 - 301,653) 2013 - 445 pgs.
12 hrs. 48 min.
     Cath is a Simon Snow fan.  Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan...
  But for Cath, being a fan is her life—and she’s really good at it. She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon Snow series when they were just kids; it’s what got them through their mother leaving.
Sandford, John - Shadow Prey (Lucas Davenport #2)
(Goodreads 3.99 - 15,211)
12 hrs. 9 min.
     A slumlord and a welfare supervisor butchered in Minneapolis . . . a rising political star executed in Manhattan . . . an influential judge taken in Oklahoma City . . . All the homicides have the same grisly method – the victim's throat is slashed with an Indian ceremonial knife – and in every case the twisted trail leads back through the Minnesota Native American community to an embodiment of primal evil known as Shadow Love. Once unleashed, Shadow Love's need to kill cannot be checked, even by those who think they control him. Soon he will be stalking Lucas Davenport – and the woman he loves...

Smith, Tom Rob - Child 44 (Leo Demidov #1)
(Goodreads  4.08 - 51,100) 2008 - 438 pgs.
12 hrs. 25 min.
     In a country ruled by fear, no one is innocent.
     Stalin's Soviet Union is an official paradise, where citizens live free from crime and fear only one thing: the all-powerful state. Defending this system is idealistic security officer Leo Demidov, a war hero who believes in the iron fist of the law, but when a murderer starts to kill at will and Leo dares to investigate, the State's obedient servant finds himself demoted and exiled. Now, with only his wife at his side, Leo must fight to uncover shocking truths about a killer--and a country where "crime" doesn't exist.

Stiefvater, Maggie - The Raven Boys (Raven Cycle #1)
(Goodreads  4.05 - 128, 056) 2012 - 416 pgs.
11 hrs. 8 min.
     His name is Gansey, a rich student at Aglionby, the local private school. Blue has a policy of staying away from Aglionby boys. Known as Raven Boys, they can only mean trouble.
     But Blue is drawn to Gansey, in a way she can't entirely explain. He is on a quest that has encompassed three other Raven Boys: Adam, the scholarship student who resents the privilege around him; Ronan, the fierce soul whose emotions range from anger to despair; and Noah, the taciturn watcher who notices many things but says very little.
     For as long as she can remember, Blue has been warned that she will cause her true love to die.



Toyne, Simon - Sanctus (Sancti Trilogy #1)
(Goodreads 3.8 - 5755) 2011 - 486 pgs.
11 hrs. 54 min.
     The certainties of the modern world are about to be blown apart by a three thousand year-old conspiracy nurtured by blood and lies 







Mysteries


Box, C. J. (Joe Pickett #1)  Open Season
Child (Reacher #19) Personal 
Child (Reacher #17)Wanted Man, A 
Frasier (Elise Sanburg #1) Play Dead 
Indridason (Inspector Erlunder #3, first in series translated) Jar City
Krueger (Standalone) Ordinary Grace 
McDermid (#1 Jordan & Hill) The Mermaids Singing, 
Parks, Brad  (Carter Ross #2) Eyes of the Innocent 
Preston & Child (Pendergast #14) Blue Labyrinth
Sandford (Davenport #2)  Shadow Prey
Smith (Demidov #1) Child 44 

Finished and stored in the Cloud
Aveyard, Victoria - Red Queen
Battles, Brett - Rewinder on Kindle, too
Black, J. Carson - The Survivor's Club
Carter (Garrison Gage #1)Gray and Guilty Sea, The 
Castillo, Linda - After the Storm
Castillo, Linda - A Hidden Secret
Castillo, Linda - Among the Wicked
Castillo, Linda - Down a Dark Road
Castillo, Linda - Seeds of Deception
Child, Lee - Small Wars
Clare, Cassandra - City of Glass
Clare, Cassandra - Welcome to Shadowhunters Academy
Colfer, Chris - The Land of Stories
Daniels, Robert - Once Shadows Fall
de Castrique, Mark - Blackman's Coffin
diCamillo - The Magician's Elephant DNF
Doiron, Paul - Bad Little Falls
Dunning, John - Booked to Die
Fine, Sarah - Sanctum
Flora, Kate - Girls Night Out
Forrest, Bella - A Shade of Blood
Frasier, Anne - Body Reader, The  2016
Freeman, Brian - Immoral (Jonathan Stride #1), 2005
Gier, Kerstin - Ruby Red
Graves, Sarah - Winter at the Door
Griffiths, Elly - The Janus Stone
Jensen, Jane - Kingdom Come
Krueger - Boundary Waters
Kuzneski - The Plantation, The (Payne & Jones #1
McGinnis, Mindy, - The Female of the Species
Moore, Jonathan - The Dark Room, 2017
Nickless, Barbara - Blood on the Tracks - 2016 (12:04) On Kindle Denver/ Iraq War vet
Pearson, Mary E. - The Kiss of Deception
Penny, Louise - Still Life (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache #1)
Pulley, D. M.. - The Buried Book
Romer, Anna - Lyrebird Hill
Sten, Viveca - Still Waters On Kindle too
Thompson, James - Lucifer's Tears
Jackson, Joshilyn - The Opposite of Everyone
Verdon, John - Wolf Lake

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