The Window Man is the first story in the Killer Women: Crime Club Anthology #1 collection. Enjoy it for free, exclusively in audio!
Blade-sharp and pared to the bone, these original stories by best-selling, award-winning female crime writers will lure you to the dark side. Fifteen perfectly twisted tales with a measure of evil, a dash of horror, and a dose of humour. Expect the unexpected....
Featured authors: Louise Millar, Alex Marwood, Tammy Cohen, Melanie McGrath, Colette McBeth, Jane Casey, Erin Kelly, Sarah Hilary, Louise Voss, Alison Joseph, Helen Smith, Kate Medina, D. E. Meredith, Laura Wilson and Kate Rhodes.
©2016 Louise Millar (P)2016 Audible, Ltd
Unusual story, didn't see the ending coming. Superb narrator Clare Corbett added greatly to the experience and was entirely without the bizarre vocal inflections that can jar so much when you have someone's voice literally in your head.
I am temporarily without reading glasses so Audible is proving invaluable and has the added benefit of allowing me to get on with other things as I listen. (Does anyone else find that listening in bed works faster than a Mogadon?)
This short story was a free download and based on this I will certainly try another Louise Millar book.
The story is great for short journeys. Even the end was a bit predictable still was enjoyable.
Cannot fault the narration however the story here is not very good, it is predictable, boring and does not warrant the high reviews. Avoid!
I think when you are used to reading or listening to full length books there's always a bit of an adjustment with a short story as it feels like it's just getting going and then it's finished. The narration was good and I could have listened to Clare Corbett for longer. I liked the characters here and on he back of this I would like to read or listen to more by Louise Millar
I don't know I've not read the printed version
At first it came across as dull but by that time the first chapter was over, it peaked my interest and now i want to know what happens next
I was dubious about listening to this short story, as some reviews were quite negative. However, I have previously enjoyed the widow narrated by Clare Corbett, so I took a leap of faith. I really enjoyed this audio book, and it left me wanting to know more!
story ended just as it was getting good. I thought that it was a pause to begin a new chapter but sadly it was the end
"The author leaves a lot to the imagination"
It was free and I wanted a break before listening to the final 2 of 5 new releases this week. The first three (The Whistler by John Grisham, Livia Lone by Barry Eisler, and Disruption by Chuck Barrett) have been interesting and I have written brief reviews of each. High Heat by Richard Castle is up next (the Nikki Heat series tends to be very light mysteries). The Window Man is one in a series of Killer Women short stories by this British author. The stories are creepy!
was a bit anti-climactic especially with expectations of something bad happening only to be let down. story felt unfinished
story is very creepy but it was a very quick read would like to read more stories of the author
but there are pleanty of them out there. written well enough to keep my attention and with my ADD, tjat"s saying something.
Intriguing twist at the end hooks the reader. I'm definitely interested in what happens next!
"very gritty and action pack!"
this is a good but never a dull moment very entertaining. can't stop listening heard the whole audio in the same day... Very suspenseful you will not want to stop listening.
"an interesting one"
well that was cool, the plot twist at the end make me do a double check at everything previously said, I do think she had some problems, dunno if james wanted her ot was troubled by her more likely.
"Successfully presented SHORT STORY"
(Free), Suspenseful, Well Narrated
This is an ensemble of characters. That's how I enjoyed it. If listeners read the descriptive blurb- "pared to the bone" jumps out as being relevant. Not competition for Hemingway. Or Fitzgerald. On that premise, I felt it succeeds.
The therapy session. The meeting with the "Window Man". The snoop through the house.
This is a quick twenty-five minute long suspense listen. It was FREE, but if reasonably priced I will listen to others in the series. I would use an Audible credit IF it were a full length collection / anthology. The voice talent was well done, in my opinion. Pleasant, easy to understand.
"A great Listen"
Really enjoyed it! A nice twist right at the end!!! Pretty clever. The reader has a nice speaking voice as well.
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