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Exit Music Audiobook

Exit Music

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Publisher's Summary

It's late autumn in Edinburgh and late autumn in the career of Detective Inspector Rebus. As he tries to tie up some loose ends before retirement, a murder case intrudes. A dissident Russian poet has been found dead in what looks like a mugging gone wrong. By apparent coincidence a delegation of Russian businessmen is in town - and everyone is determined that the case should be closed quickly and clinically.

But the further they dig, the more Rebus and DS Siobhan Clarke become convinced that they are dealing with something more than a random attack - especially after a particularly nasty second killing. Meanwhile a brutal and premeditated assault on a local gangster sees Rebus in the frame. Has the inspector taken a step too far in tying up those loose ends? Only a few days shy of the end to his long, inglorious career, will Rebus even make it that far?

©2007 John Rebus Ltd (P)2015 Orion Publishing Group

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    C. R. Broadhead 26/07/2015
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    "As good as ever"
    Would you listen to Exit Music again? Why?

    Yes, the story's are complex and its always good to spot the things you missed the first time.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Exit Music?

    The relationship between Rebus and Clarke.


    Have you listened to any of James Macpherson’s other performances? How does this one compare?

    Yes and the way the novel just washes over you is a joy.


    Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Not really its not that kind of novel


    Any additional comments?

    A good end to Rebus

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Rob Appleby Gateshead 18/09/2016
    Rob Appleby Gateshead 18/09/2016 Member Since 2011
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    "Probably, the best Rebus book of the set ..."

    Probably, the best Rebus book of the set ... But you'll need to read the rest to fully appreciate it! 😊

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    9000 05/04/2016
    9000 05/04/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "brilliant story, fantastic voice acting"

    In my opinion this is the best Rebus novel. Rankin nails the story and the voice acting is superb. James MacPherson owns the Rebus audiobooks and this is easily one if his best performances in a string of exemplary performances. This audio book is an example of when it all comes together. Brilliant stuff.

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    ALJ 19/08/2015
    ALJ 19/08/2015 Listener Since 2005

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    "Enjoyable & easy listening"

    My first Rebus book, very easy to listen to, story easy to follow and if you know Edinburgh you will be able to visualise locations.

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    Maggs Port Talbot 05/07/2015
    Maggs Port Talbot 05/07/2015 Member Since 2014
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    "Exit Music - a great read"

    Exit Music - a great read
    Rebus as usual at his best no towing the line for anyone.
    Love the chemistry between Rebus & Clark



    Brilliant narration byJames Macpherson

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    margaret 20/05/2015
    margaret 20/05/2015 Member Since 2011
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    "Enjoyable book"

    Very good book, I always enjoy the inspector Rebus books and am sad that he is retiring!
    It was a good book but not excellant,
    I found it very slow to begin with ,in fact I was a bit bored!
    However luckily it improved in pace , and the story line improved with a typical very good ending!!
    I am glad to see that he and Siobhan and old Mccaffertty will be back soon !

    0 of 2 people found this review helpful

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