Ottery St Mary, United Kingdom
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  • Dying To Tell

  • By: Robert Goddard
  • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
  • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 59
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 43
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 43

Best-selling author Robert Goddard presents an intricately woven and perfectly satisfying mystery with Dying to Tell. Autumn has come to the small town of Glastonbury. Lance Bradley is contemplating his own idleness when he receives an unusual phone call from the disabled sister of an old friend. Apparently, Lance’s old friend Rupert has gone missing and there are some pressing debts left unpaid. Travelling to London, Lance falls victim to an unfortunatestring of events before he realizes the only way out is to dig deeper and uncover Rupert’s secret.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • A good story ruined by poor reading

  • By anon! on 08-12-13

A good story ruined by poor reading

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Reviewed: 08-12-13

Would you try another book written by Robert Goddard or narrated by Gerard Doyle?

Yes to Robert Goddard but definitely not if read by Gerard Doyle. Almost total lack of expression- he might as well read the telephone directory!

What was one of the most memorable moments of Dying To Tell?

I couldn't say what was the most memorable moment because in the end I just gave up.

Would you be willing to try another one of Gerard Doyle’s performances?


What character would you cut from Dying To Tell?

Can't say - see above.

Any additional comments?

I would have saved my time and money if you gave the facility to hear a sample in The same way that I can for my Kindle. Robert Goddard is a great author, but the narrator ruined the book.

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