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  • A Bitter Taste

  • Catherine Berlin, Book 2
  • By: Annie Hauxwell
  • Narrated by: Caroline Lennon
  • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 6
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 6

Heroin-addicted investigator Catherine Berlin hides her scars from prying eyes while working the worst of all cases: matrimonial. The capital's junkies suffer from a drought of a different kind. A strung-out ghost from Berlin's past turns up on her doorstep with a desperate plea for help: her 10-year-old daughter is missing. Reminded of a debt owed, Berlin agrees to help, but the search becomes far more deadly than she could ever imagine, drawing her deep into an underworld of corrupt detectives, ruthless drug dealers, and a child killer....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Compelling, great listen

  • By Anna on 10-10-13

Compelling, great listen

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-10-13

Would you listen to A Bitter Taste again? Why?

Unusual story and story environment.

Who was your favorite character and why?

The main character - Berlin, very well thought through

What does Caroline Lennon bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

I look different at my local area now - living were the novel takes place

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

Smirk

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