We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.co.uk/access.
Kindred Audiobook

Kindred

Regular Price:£8.39
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • £7.99/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Publisher's Summary

Jefferson Tayte is good at finding people who don't want to be found. For years he has followed faint genealogical trails to reunite families - and uncover long-hidden secrets. But Tayte is a loner, a man with no ties of his own; his true identity is the most elusive case of his career.

But that could all be about to change. Now Tayte has in his possession the beginnings of a new trail - clues his late mentor had started to gather - that might at last lead to his own family. With Professor Jean Summer, his partner in genealogical sleuthing, he travels to Munich to pick up the scent. But the hunt takes them deep into dangerous territory: the sinister secrets of World War II Germany, and those who must keep them buried at any cost.

When their investigations threaten to undermine a fascist organisation, Tayte and Summer know time is running out. Can they find their way to the dark heart of a deadly history before they become its latest victims?

©2016 Steve Robinson (P)2016 Brilliance Audio, all rights reserved.

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.6 (29 )
5 star
 (18)
4 star
 (9)
3 star
 (2)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (0)
Overall
4.5 (27 )
5 star
 (16)
4 star
 (9)
3 star
 (2)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (0)
Story
4.7 (27 )
5 star
 (20)
4 star
 (5)
3 star
 (2)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (0)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    pixie 20/06/2016
    pixie 20/06/2016 Member Since 2014
    HELPFUL VOTES
    24
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    44
    44
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "superb!"

    Just like the others in the series this is first class listening. I loved JT and his search for his parents...wonderful story telling! Would make a great mini series on tv...don't miss these lovely books!

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Louise 18/06/2016
    Louise 18/06/2016 Member Since 2015
    HELPFUL VOTES
    5
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    6
    6
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Addictive"

    Had reservations about purchasing this book but was pleasantly surprised! The story was great & loved the switching between 1945 & present day. This book was not at all what I expected (although it is the first book I've bought of this author) and will definitely be trying another.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    J 31/10/2016
    J 31/10/2016
    HELPFUL VOTES
    30
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    107
    76
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "A good book if you've enjoyed the others"

    It was good to find out where JT's family came from and a well woven story beautifully narrated

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Stuart C. 13/07/2016
    Stuart C. 13/07/2016 Member Since 2016
    HELPFUL VOTES
    2
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    9
    5
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "worth a read"

    another good story in the series where JT gets himself into more trouble. excellent narration by Simon Vance as always. lots of action to keep you interested.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    R. Hostler UK 15/04/2016
    R. Hostler UK 15/04/2016 Member Since 2014
    HELPFUL VOTES
    5
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    134
    8
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "cannot wait for the next book"

    loved this book as always a great book by a excellent author and a great narrator

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
Sort by:
  • margaret
    13/04/16
    Overall
    "Timley"

    Steve Robinson has taken his subject to a literary best. His story telling hits the mark. He has taken Jefferson Tate to a timely and relevant place. The social impact of dealing with Germany world war II and the descendents of war. He never evades the monstrosity of that war and weaves a challenging mystery that keeps you on your toes and guessing. When the mystery incl u does modern crimes it holds you. This book has historical thought provoking impact.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    09/06/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Great book!"

    I have loved every book in this series. Each one is different , and I can't wait to keep reading!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • P Lenhart
    TX USA
    11/05/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Jefferson Researches His Story"

    After 4 novels where Jefferson does genealogical research for others, he finally gets to his story. Like the other stories this one is riveting! Can't wait for the next installment! Particularly given how this one ends! Simon Vance is the perfect narrator for the story.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Lawana
    Springfield, Mo, United States
    02/05/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Love all these books"

    In love all the Jefferson Tayte books but this was the best so far. Wonderful story line, kept on the edge of your seat for what would happen next. Can't wait for the next book. Please keep them coming.

    Simon Vance is the best at reading these stories and makes them all come to life. Thanks

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    22/04/16
    Overall
    "Best yet!"

    Superb read and suspenseful to the end. Not being up on the history so cannot say how much is fact and how much is fiction I still found it extremely believable either way! A great twist at the end I did not expect. Looking forward to the next Jefferson Tate mystery. Get writing, Mr. Robinson!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • L.Kier
    20/04/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Fantastic story and performance."

    if this had been a physical book I'd say I couldn't put it down .

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Lin
    TINLEY PARK, IL, United States
    21/08/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Great story, Great series!"

    I have immensely enjoyed each book in the series. Simon Vance narrates these stories superbly. This book kept me on the edge of my seat and I was totally drawn into the characters. The ending was a surprise but perfect.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Johnny Harris
    Denver, Co
    18/05/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Very good plot but a little slow"

    I liked the book, comparable to the other Tayte Genealogical books which I love. This one felt like it had a little less action ...or maybe the build was just a little longer in this one. Still recommended!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • darlys
    18/05/16
    Overall
    "More mystery and family history..."

    Jefferson Tayte seems like a friend after reading the books in this series. This one is more personal for Tayte. Another mystery from a great storyteller. Mr. Robinson will not disappoint anyone with this one. Simon Vance again brings the characters to life with his excellent narrative skills. Another high recommendation!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • SGhart
    Harrisburg, PA, US
    14/05/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Enjoyable Story"

    Great performance and an enjoyable story. This tale was not as engaging as the last but still good and worth a listen.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank you.

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.