Featured Narrator: Joe Barrett

Joe Barrett’s versatile interpretation of these edge-of-your seat thrillers and mysteries will engage your imagination and take you on a journey with some of the best authors in the genre. Mr. Barrett lends his considerable theatrical experience on and off Broadway to narrating and bringing to life the spine tingling adventures you’ll find in these Audible audiobooks.

Joe Barrett masterfully narrates One Second After by William R. Forstchen, a survival thriller where the impossible happens: a nuclear bomb sets off an electro-magnetic pulse reaction and shuts down every electro-mechanical device imaginable. Cars, computers, planes and hospital equipment are permanently wiped out, and a struggling American community must face their greatest challenge. They are plunged into a brutal struggle for survival as gangs roam the landscape murdering and plundering towns and communities. Could this really happen to America? Listen to One Second After and decide for yourself.

Don’t miss Marine One, another superb thriller narrated by Joe Barrett, written by James W. Huston. In a tragic accident on a flight to a top secret meeting at Camp David, the President of the United States dies aboard Marine One, the official helicopter, manufactured by the French firm, WorldCopter. Lawyer Mike Nolan must enter the world of intrigue to defend WorldCopter from charges of criminal negligence and find out who lies at the center of this sinister plot.

You’re sure to enjoy The Burying Place, written by Brian Freeman and also narrated by Joe Barrett. A suspenseful psychological thriller from start to finish, the story opens with the kidnapping of innocent Callie Glenn. Callie’s philandering father, a wealthy orthopedic surgeon, may have been responsible for the abduction. Jonathan Stride and his lover Serena pursue opposing sides, with Serena hoping to prove the Doctor innocent. Meanwhile, a serial killer fixates on police detective Kasey Kennedy, and a murder ties into Callie’s kidnapping. Find out how all the puzzle pieces fit together by listening to this fast paced murder mystery in the style of the Cohen Brothers movie, Fargo.

Joe Barrett takes you on another thrilling adventure with House Divided: A Joe DeMarco Thriller by Mike Lawson. Joe DeMarco is inextricably caught in a web of political intrigue when his cousin is murdered by military assassins and it is filmed by an illegal covert NSA surveillance program. Joe soon becomes the pawn in a cat and mouse game involving master spies and the Pentagon. All of these thrilling audiobooks are available at Audible.com.


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Featured Author: Dean Koontz

Audiobook listeners are sure to find the below books from Dean Koontz to be enthralling listens that stimulate the imagination and take you to places filled with mystery and suspense.

Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz, narrated by David Aaron Baker, is no ordinary horror story. It delightfully mixes genres to arrive at a place that is whimsical, thrilling, and tantalizing in a way that makes it difficult to stop listening. Odd Thomas converses with spirits and solves crimes with the help of Police Chief, Wyatt Porter. But this time Thomas must deal with a mysterious stranger plagued by wailing spirits and a date of impending doom that not even his spirit friends can help him solve.

Dean Koontz’ masterful blend of science fiction, fantasy and suspense has entertained millions of readers. By the Light of the Moon, narrated by Stephen Lang, follows the journey of a young artist who has been injected with a paradoxical substance that will either kill him or grant him a mysterious power. You won’t be able to stop listening as Dean Koontz thrills your imagination with this story of terror and hope.

Fear Nothing by Dean Koontz, narrated by Keith Szarabajka, is a fast paced tale that takes you into the heart of a dark mystery surrounding a small California town and Christopher Snow, a boy with a severe sensitivity to light. Following the eerie removal of his father’s corpse, Christopher is driven to solve the conspiracy his town is desperate to keep hidden. To learn the secret, listen to this brooding story by Dean Koontz, the master of horror and suspense.

Disparate people are mysteriously being drawn together by an invisible thread of terror, their days and nights haunted by a nightmare reality. That is how Dean Koontz’ Strangers, narrated by Dick Hill, starts out. Eventually these strangers converge at the ironically named Tranquility Motel to find out the terrible truth about why they have been called together. Once again Dean Koontz has penned a suspenseful story that you won’t be able stop listening to.


Now you can join Audible.com for Just $7.49 and receive a credit good toward any of the audiobooks mentioned in this article or another audiobook of your choice. This introductory rate of $7.49/month is available for the first three months of your membership and then you can choose to continue at $14.95 per month.