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.
Blue Skies Audiobook

Blue Skies

Regular Price:£21.69
  • 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

Nikki Burgess survived a terrible marriage and a worse divorce. She's just about given up hope of ever finding happiness. But when her ex-husband suddenly dies, she gets custody of her kids again - and a chance to start over. Dixie McPherson, on the other hand, has had way too much love. She has 11 tennis bracelets, dozens of trinkets, piles of sexy lingerie, and a tarnished reputation when all she ever wanted was true love, a partner, and a family. Carlisle Bartlett is loyal, kindhearted, and the funniest guy slinging drinks in the back of an airplane. But he has an ugly little secret. The only kind of love he's used to comes with bruises. When Nikki, Dixie, and Carlisle are offered the chance to join a new airline in Las Vegas, they don't hesitate. With nothing to lose and everything to gain, these three friends are going in search of their own blue skies.

©2004 Robyn Carr (P)2013 Recorded Books

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.8 (4 )
5 star
 (3)
4 star
 (1)
3 star
 (0)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (0)
Overall
4.7 (3 )
5 star
 (2)
4 star
 (1)
3 star
 (0)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (0)
Story
4.3 (3 )
5 star
 (1)
4 star
 (2)
3 star
 (0)
2 star
 (0)
1 star
 (0)
Performance


There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Sort by:
  • Houston mom
    Bellaire, TX, United States
    21/07/13
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Earlier G rated Robyn Carr"

    When I read the other reviews, I knew this was going to be a story that focused more on the airline industry and the strong woman pilot than romance, but didn't realize it was from a story she wrote in 2005. I really like Robyn Carr, and usually get to know and love her characters. However this book treats three main characters almost equally, so you don't ever get inside the head of any one of them. The very mild G-rated romance of one of the secondary characters (Dixie) is sweet but hardly draws you in, and the expected happily ever after ending for the main character (Nikki) is wrapped up so quickly and neatly at the end that I was left saying, huh? This is a perfectly pleasant read (listen) but if you're expecting Virgin River, you'll be disappointed.

    7 of 7 people found this review helpful
  • Liz
    Ocean Grove, Australia
    28/07/13
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Slightly Different BUT Still Great"


    This is slightly different to the normal Robyn Carr but she is without a doubt a great storyteller and Therese Plummer is a fabulous narrator.

    Strong characters and storyline. There is nothing more to say than - enjoy.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Karen
    Houston, TX USA
    18/02/14
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Not my thing"
    What did you like best about Blue Skies? What did you like least?

    I loved The House on Olive Street and thought I'd give another Robyn Carr book a try. But I thought Blue Skies was a little dumb and really didn't identify with any of the characters.


    Would you recommend Blue Skies to your friends? Why or why not?

    I would not recommend it unless they were somewhat interested in the airline industry.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • cyntsimon
    Tulsa, OK, United States
    16/02/14
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Incomplete"
    This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

    I actually enjoyed listen to this book. I found the story line of the three characters were incomplete.


    Has Blue Skies turned you off from other books in this genre?

    No, I will read the reviews a little more carefully in the future


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    She did not Theresa Plummer reading was perfect for the characters


    What character would you cut from Blue Skies?

    Yes, Joe I believe was his name, he was the one starting up the airlines.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • NOKWISA
    Garland, Texas, United States
    25/11/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "How To..."

    Disappointed. This was more like a 'how to' run a Air Line. The plot was thin and the characters not very well developed. Poor Dixie came off sounding weak and needy for male attention all the time. Narrator has the correct 'sound' for the Carr books. I enjoyed the first one I read but this one was ..well... just boring. The only action was in the last two Chapters. This is going to be a 'Return To Sender.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Shelly Dee
    Central Florida
    11/11/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Nice Diversion"

    This is what I think of as an almost Hallmark moment book, chick-lit if you will, but not quite so cloying. It was a welcome diversion from my usual fare of legal thriller, espionage, or biographies. I will find another by this author for pure relaxation and maybe even pick up a tidbit of information as I did with the airline industry in this one. The "office politics" part rang true to my experience years ago.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Brad
    IRON CITY, TN, United States
    27/04/16
    Overall
    "WISH THERE WAS A BOOK 2"

    loved, loved the characters ,the story , everything.
    I wish this was a series , I could fall in love with these characters in a heart beat.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Devri
    27/03/16
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "This story flies high and doesn't disappoint"

    With current story lines, romance, and business intrigue, , as well as lots of family angst, I couldn't put it down.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • LORI A DAVIS
    07/12/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Couldn't stop listening!"

    Another great one by Robin Carr! I listened straight through to finish it in one day! Therese Plummer is one of my favorite narrators, so that helped, but I really got wrapped up in the story and characters.
    It ended a little too abruptly for me - all the bows were tied neatly, everyone in place. But other than that, excellent book and narration.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Kim
    29/11/15
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Fantastic !!!"

    This book is so well written that once you start you can't put it down. Great characters that are so personable you feel you know them. The story itself is believable and exciting.

    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.