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  • The Butterfly Room

  • By: Lucinda Riley
  • Narrated by: Nicolette McKenzie
  • Length: 17 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 132
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 119
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 117

Posy Montague is approaching her 70th birthday. Still living in her beautiful family home, Admiral House, set in the glorious Suffolk countryside where she spent her own idyllic childhood catching butterflies with her beloved father, and raised her own children, Posy knows she must make an agonising decision. The house is crumbling around her, and Posy knows the time has come to sell it. Then a face appears from the past - Freddie, her first love, who abandoned her and left her heartbroken 50 years ago. 

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • loved, loved loved

  • By Amazon Customer on 22-05-19

slow start

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

Reviewed: 16-06-19

this book is a very slow start but stick too it if you can it gets better and very good later in the book.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • The Skeleton Road

  • By: Val McDermid
  • Narrated by: Cathleen McCarron
  • Length: 11 hrs and 33 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 656
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 613
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 613

When a skeleton is discovered hidden at the top of a gothic Victorian building in Edinburgh, which is scheduled for renovation, Cold Case Squad detective Karen Pirie is given the task of identifying the decades-old bones. Her investigation leads her back to past conflicts, false identities and buried secrets...

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Disappointing as a crime thriller but interesting

  • By iris on 01-03-15

DIsapointed

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 23-10-18

too much politics and not enough story line I wanted the usual thrilling story not a war story

  • Aunt Dimity and the Next of Kin

  • By: Nancy Atherton
  • Narrated by: Teri Clark Linden
  • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 5
  • Performance
    3 out of 5 stars 5
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 5

Feeling a touch world-weary, Lori Shepherd decides to become a volunteer at the Radcliffe Infirmary, where she can spread a little good cheer. There she meets Elizabeth Beacham, a kind, retired legal secretary with no family, except a brother who has mysteriously disappeared. But after only a few visits, Miss Beacham suddenly passes away, leaving Lori to tie up the loose ends of her late friend’s life. Lori soon discovers that hidden among Miss Beacham’s belongings are clues that Lori believes her friend left for her to discover.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Absolutely dreadful narration

  • By Mrs on 01-08-13

What superb story ruined by awful reader

Overall
3 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 17-01-15

What did you like best about Aunt Dimity and the Next of Kin? What did you like least?

The reading was flat uninteresting slow and very poor

What other book might you compare Aunt Dimity and the Next of Kin to, and why?

I have really enjoyed reading all the books of Aunt Dimity and the narration is so bad it ruined it for me

  • The Four Streets

  • By: Nadine Dorries
  • Narrated by: Emma Gregory
  • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 366
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 310
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 304

1950s Liverpool. In the tight-knit community of the Four Streets, two girls are growing up. One is motherless and hated by the cold woman determined to take her dead mother's place. The other is hiding a dreadful secret which she dare not tell to anyone. The people of Four Streets laugh, grieve and hope together. But what can they do when a betrayal at the heart of their world comes to light?

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Not for the faint hearted!

  • By FOXY LADY on 23-04-15

good enjoyable read

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

Reviewed: 03-10-14

Where does The Four Streets rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

this is so far the best. good story line well written enjoyed every minute

Have you listened to any of Emma Gregory’s other performances? How does this one compare?

No I understand this is her first waiting for the next one

3 of 4 people found this review helpful