AudioFile Picks: Audiobook Reviews 4/6/18

It's no secret that we at RT love reading romance! And if you happen to see us with headphones on, but no book in hand, it's likely that we're listening to an audiobook. But audiobooks depend on more than just the plot, it takes an excellent narrator to bring the story to life. This is where AudioFile comes in, a print-and-digital magazine that reviews audiobooks so you know which stories are worth listening to. We've partnered with AudioFile to bring you a selection of romantic audiobook reviews every week!

PARANORMAL ROMANCE

BLOOD FURY by J.R. Ward

Blood Fury by J.R. Ward, read by Jim Frangione
Random House Audio

The latest installment in this paranormal series gives listeners two love stories, and narrator Jim Frangione smoothly transitions between them.

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HEART ON FIRE by Amanda Bouchet

Heart on Fire by Amanda Bouchet, read by Mia Barron
Recorded Books

Mia Barron narrates the third volume of an epic fantasy-tinged romance set in pseudo ancient Greece. Cat and Griffin are readying themselves and their team for the final push to reunite the fractured realm of Thalyria.

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HISTORICAL ROMANCE

TEMPEST by Beverly Jenkins

Tempest by Beverly Jenkins, read by Kim Staunton
Harper Audio

Kim Staunton returns to narrate the final book in Jenkins’s Old West series. Regan Carmichael heads to Wyoming Territory as a mail-order bride, but when she meets Dr. Colton Lee, she shoots him in the shoulder due to a misunderstanding.

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ROMANTIC SUSPENSE

SHALLOW GRAVE by Karen Harper

Shallow Grave by Karen Harper, read by Courtney Patterson
Harlequin Audio

In the latest of the South Shores series, Claire Britten, a talented forensic psychologist suffering from narcolepsy, and Nick Markwood, a hardworking attorney, have joined forces in more ways than one.

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Want more romance reviews from AudioFile? You can find all of their romance audiobook reviews here. And for more romantic reads, be sure to stop by our Everything Romance page!

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