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As Shelley wrote, we have never met or corresponded in any way. My sole reasons for recommending Shelley's reviews is that her reviews are outstanding and reliable; And that they cover the mystery/thriller area very well. I have purchased 12 books based on her reviews. Audible members who like the mystery/thriller category should consider following her reviews. Shelley's comments about using Kindle Unlimited in her review of Bad Deeds are valid and helpful inn getting some audiobooks at the lowest possible cost.
One of my frustrations with audiobooks is that sometimes the latest novel in a series that I like is either not released in a timely manner or not at all. Two examples are the latest book in JA Redmerski's In the Company of Killers series and the latest book in Brett Battles' Jonathan Quinn series. In the Redmerski case it seems unlikely the book will ever be released as an audiobook. However, the Text-to-Speech option is enabled and on a supported device the book can be read to me. The voice is quite good, but the narration is not as good as with a professional narrator. Only specific devices support the Text-to-Speech option. No iOS device such as the iPhone support it but Android phones do. The least expensive device that supports it in the $50 7" Kindle Fire.
On to the review of Brotherhood: Brotherhood is an excellent but confusing Robin Monarch novella. The confusion results from the constant back and forth movement of the story between Robin's teen years as a thief and the present day. Ideally, the solution to the confusion issue would be the use of two different narrators or use of different voices by the narrator. Novel 3 in the Robin Monarch series, Thief, best describes Monarch's orphan teen years and how a mother substitute set him on the path to a better life.
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Love this series! Gives Jason Bourne a run for his money. Will definitely keep my eye on this guy Robin.