Worth Dying For – A Jack Reacher Novel
By Lee Child
Narrated by Dick Hill
Dick Hill comes from a true audio book family. He AND his wife, Susie Breck, are both award winning Narrators.
He is reported to have narrated over 1000 audio books and has received several Audie Awards, and a Golden Voices award.
Along with the Jack Reacher novels, Dick is also well known for his narration on the Harry Bosch novels by Michael Connelly.
Dick’s narration has been described as ‘robust, smooth, but with just enough grit to make it interesting’ by AudioFile Magazine. This applies exceptionally well to the Jack Reacher character from this story, Worth Dying For.
He is noted as being extremely talented with both men’s and women’s voices as well. This book is a great example of that talent.
Dick says that he enjoys the challenge of performing multiple roles and building credible, yet distinct characters. He calls audio narration an ‘opportunity’ to play various parts in one project.
He finds joy in his work, and works in all categories including Suspense, History, Biography, Young Adult, Romance, and many more. Regardless of which category you prefer, you can likely find a book narrated by Dick Hill that you will enjoy.
For a small sample of other books narrated by Dick Hill, see below.
The Power of Negative Thinking – An Unconventional Approach to Achieving Positive Results, by Bob Knight
The Death of Santini, by Pat Conroy
Johnny Carson, by Henry Bushkin
Never Go Back, and A Wanted Man, (and many,many more) by Lee Child
The Hatfields and the McCoys, by Otis K Rice
With both experience and passion in his work, Dick Hill is a talent worth checking out. So give his work a try.
Let us know what you think when you do, or let us know your favorite Dick Hill project.
And as always, from our family to yours, Happy Listening.