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Publisher's Summary

Thirsty?   

Take one reckless party boy. (That's me.)   

Add an irresistible, hunky math teacher. (He's stupid-hot and driving me crazy.)  

Throw in one ice-princess baby sister who hates my guts. (We'll work on that later.)  

And you get: One HELL-raising cocktail of trouble.   

Welcome to my life. Please drink responsibly.  

Contains mature themes.

©2018 Daryl Banner (P)2019 Tantor
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Categories: LGBTQ+

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Hot!

Hot!! I love to read Daryl Banner, He is one of my favorite authors. I had the audio version of this story. Matthew is a playboy, and borderline addict. While Matthew is with his sister at her school he sees this hot, sexy teacher named Charlie. This book is written in Matthew's POV. This book was so raw and so full of feelings that I couldn't put it down. I was hooked from the very first chapter. I found that Chris Chambers really did an amazing job on this one. I could here exactly hear and feel how Matthew was feeling. If you love reading about MM Then this is the one for YOU! I can't wait to read more from Daryl Banner soon. Keep up the amazing work!

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Loved it

With the details and descriptions, the author painted such a clear picture of the story. Matthew is such a hot mess but so lovable. Chris Chambers' narration is on point.

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One of the best gay romances I've read lately

I laughed, and cried and rooted for Matthew and Hell the whole way. loved it.

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A loyal Audible Listener

I'd like yo thank sincerely the Author for Understanding something about Existence that few are able to do. Mr Daryl Banner thank you kindly for putting Words what my broken heart could never say.

I will honor you always.

And to Chris Chambers I salute you for bringing home a Truth I found only in your beautiful voice.

I am honored to have this in my library. And that's a fact.

Sincerely

Marcus Ray Dillion

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Delightful!!!

Matthew was a delight to get to know. I haven't listened to a lot of books compared to most but I loved the fact Matthew addresses us, the audience. I'm basically a newbie and have found favorite narrators and Chris is someone I had heard before. This story kept me engaged and entertained and quite amused! I will seek out more Daryl Banner and narration by Chris Chambers 😊

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Awesome

Great book, kept my attention all the way to the end, amazing audio delivery, loved it. Will be reading again, every chapter was received amazingly do recommend you give it a read.

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please make this part of a series!!!!!

Just be finished raising hell. Loved it!!! A nice twist with putting a lot of heavy drama in the beginning. The warmth of and love that followed was so good
I have several of your books in my library, all wonderful, but a special place for this one. Gteat epilogue. I am a gay man, it was nice to listen to a gay author
I would love to hear more from this family and friends
like Glenda, Helen, Wed And new friends they find.

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This book had all the feels!

I loved this story- I laughed and cried and just fell in love with every character! I can’t wait to read more of Daryl’s books!

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Verbalized facial expressions!

The story was very well written. It feels like it was written for the narrator. Wonderful job! Both the writer and narrator.

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OMG! I LOVE THE HELL OUT OF THIS STORY!

"Rasing Hell," was all the way on point. I fell in love with Mathew. I found myself answering his questions, and totally laughing at the words that kept coming out of his mouth. Mathew was hilarious. I totally enjoyed the way Mr. Daryl Banner wrote this story allowing Mathew's character to speak to the listener. It showed his creative side as an amazing author. Mr. Chris Chambers did an amazing job narrating the whole story. Also, his voice for Mathew brought the interaction with the character to the forefront. All of the characters did their part in making this story come to life. I highly recommend,"Rasing Hell," you will not be disappointed. ENJOY!

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  • 04-20-20

3.5 stars

I ended up liking this book far more than I expected, with how it was at the start. It’s almost like it dragged the feelings out of me as the story went on. Let’s face it, Matthew is a bit of a knob, and his choices are like those of a teenager rather than someone in their mid/late twenties. But once I started seeing him more like someone with ADHD and an irrepressibly impulsive personality, I actually softened towards him and felt an affectionate urge to wish him a better future. If I knew him in real life I would see him as a loveable rogue who made bad decisions easily if led astray. Like 10 year old.

I think his “woe is me, I hate my parents, my parents hate me” outlook was far too pubescent for me to get past enough to give a higher rating, though. Maybe that would have worked if he was younger. However his relationships were surprisingly well developed and believable and the writing and story were a lot better than I expected compared to other books in this genre.

Whilst writing this review I’ve upgraded the rating from 3 to 4 stars (as I can’t give a half star) because it has made a lasting impression.

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  • 02-19-20

mathew ,

I really feel like I made a friend in Mathew am all smiles just his personalty made me laugh said bitch girl peasants more than once and yes am eating chocolate doughnuts …….DARYL BANNER thank you so much for writing a beautiful story
Chris Chambers thank for bring Mathew to life …………..

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  • 12-19-21

Heart, heat, and humour - so perfect!

Mathew Bellman is a bartender in a go-go boy bar and hasn’t met a drug, a drink, or a drag queen he hasn’t liked, especially when encouraged by his best friend, Latrina Divina (aka Glenn). When Mathew’s parents die suddenly, no one, including him, thinks it’s a good idea that he move in to take care of his icy 11-yo sister, Helen, whom he’s nicknamed ‘Hel’. Much to Helen’s embarrassment and horror, Mathew sets his sights on Charlie Beckham, the cute mathematics teacher at her swanky private school and everyone’s in for a wild ride. I loved every minute of this redemption romance, we watch Mathew valiantly struggle to do the right thing in the face of the incredibly low expectations of all concerned. The story has humour, heart and heat - Mathew is a beautifully flawed and wonderfully sassy character, and Charlie’s introductory lesson and the period party were both hilarious. Chris Chambers has become one of my most favourite audio narrators and he absolutely excels himself here. All in all, the perfect book!