Category Archives: Crime

Audiobook Review – GOOD BEHAVIOR by Blake Crouch (Narr. Julia Whelan)

Good Behavior Written by: Blake Crouch Narrated by: Julia Whelan , Blake Crouch Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:11-15-16 Publisher: Brilliance Audio   Publisher’s Summary Now a television series starring Michelle Dockery, coming to TNT this fall. Fresh out of prison and fighting to keep afloat, Letty Dobesh returns to her […]

Audiobook Review – JOYLAND by Stephen King (Narr. Michael Kelly)

Joyland Written by: Stephen King Narrated by: Michael Kelly Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:06-04-13 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Publisher’s Summary “Joyland is a breathtaking, beautiful, heartbreaking book…. Even the most hardboiled readers will find themselves moved.” —Charles Ardai, Edgar- and Shamus Award-winning editor of Hard Case Crime. Set in […]

Top 10 Reads of 2016

2016 continued another year where audiobooks constitute 95% of the books I complete. This is tough when some of my favorite indie authors haven’t adapted their books to that format, but I’m seeing that trending upward. For my award winners in years past: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 1. Dark Matter by Blake Crouch Looking […]

Audiobook Review: END OF WATCH by Stephen King (Narr. Will Patton)

End of Watch (The Bill Hodges Trilogy, Book Three) by Stephen King Narrated by Will Patton Produced by Simon and Schuster Audio Five Stars. That was a great trilogy. King is at the top of the game, and the same goes for his audiobooks. It will be hard to say which of the three books […]

Audiobook Review: THE BIG SHEEP by Robert Kroese (Narr. Fred Berman)

The Big Sheep Written by: Robert Kroese Narrated by: Fred Berman Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:06-28-16 Publisher: Macmillan Audio Robert Kroese is a shocking talent who more than surpassed my expectations on this latest book, The Big Sheep, dubbed Blade Runner meets The Big Sleep. His last book, Starship Grifters was […]

Audiobook Review – ESOTERRORISM by C.T. Phipps (Narr. Jeffrey Kafer)

Esoterrorism by C.T. Phipps My rating: 4 of 5 stars Check out the audiobook on Audible Prior to reading this, C.T. was just a cool guy with a great blog. I saw his The Rules of Supervillainy series and thought, I’m glad for his sales, but I’m really not a superhero fan. I really wanted […]

They Tell Me You Are Wicked by David Hagerty #Crime #EvolvedPub

Thank you David Hagerty. “They Tell Me You Are Wicked” brought me back into reader bliss, where I gladly chose a book over any other distraction. I also love that the experience was in such a new and fresh setting as late 70’s Chicago. I’m not familiar with that time or culture, but I feel […]

Audiobook Review: THE LAST POLICEMAN by Ben H. Winters (Narr. Peter Berkrot)

The Last Policeman Written by: Ben H. Winters Narrated by: Peter Berkrot Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins Series: The Last Policeman, Book 1 Amazon | Audible | Author Website The Last Policeman was a clever mashup of post-apocalyptic chaos in the calm but mysterious path of a detective who chooses doing what he does […]