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Meet the Sisterhood - seven very different women who found one another in their darkest days and formed an indelible friendship, strong enough to heal their pasts and bring laughter and joy back into their lives. In Myra Rutledge's beautiful Virginia home, amid hugs and fresh iced tea, shrimp fritters and shell-pink tulips, the friends have gathered to embark on their second mission of sweet revenge for one of their own. Julia Webster's husband, a U.S. Senator, has used his wife's graciousness and elegance to advance his career even as he's abused her trust at every turn and left her dreams for the future in tatters. Now, on the eve of his greatest political victory, he's about to learn a serious lesson in payback. Because the senator crossed the wrong woman...and there are six more where she came from...

"Revenge is a dish best served with cloth napkins and floral centerpieces...fast-paced...puts poetic justice first." - Publishers Weekly
©2005 Fern Michaels

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"Revenge is a dish best served with cloth napkins and floral centerpieces...fast-paced...puts poetic justice first." ( Publishers Weekly)

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While just as entertaining as the first book in the series, the 'payback' in this one is not as undoubtedly justified as the one performed in Weekend Warriors, and that distanced me a little from the story this time. Still well worth a listen though, and I do not regret using my monthly credit on this.

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  • Julia
  • 16-11-17

great book

loved it. gripping book. great performance by the narrator. suspense is wonderful. read it again.

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  • S. Sarabasha
  • 03-10-10

great romp

I really enjoyed the cast of characters, their brains and beauty and spunk. Well paced and fun listening to a good narrator. Helped make the time knitting samples go by quickly.
Am downloading #3 right now.

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  • joan molash
  • 07-11-09

Great Books

As with all of the Sisterhood Series this was a totally enjoyable listen. Laurel Merlington does a superb job with the audio and I love the story line.

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  • S.R.L.
  • 17-02-21

Entertaining story and narration

This is the second book in this adventure type series. This book shows growth in the characters and complex plans to right wrongs done to members of the Sisterhood. It has suspense and a bit of romance. It isn't realistic, but that is what makes it fun. The narration is very good.

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  • Sam-Mom/Teacher
  • 02-11-20

Payback

Book 2 in the series and I am hooked. I think it would make a great television series... Hello, Netflix??!! Anyway, I listened to the first two for my book club and now I want to listen to or read more!

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  • monica
  • 25-01-20

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good book thank you. very suspenseful and exciting. reader was great love the series. thank you.

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  • Tabitha Raybon
  • 24-07-19

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I love the series, it keeps me captivated, makes me laugh and cry. I feel like I'm part of the sisterhood!

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  • Lexie J. Snyder
  • 20-12-18

a must listen great sisterhood story, loved it.

loved the revenge by the great sisterhood. I love the whole series. narareted beautifully. loved it.

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  • Brenda Clark
  • 29-11-18

The sisters always keep you glued to the story.

The sisters always keep you glued to the story. Fern Michael's has never written a story that is under a 10, believe me, I have read most of them.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 15-02-18

i love the Sisterhood!

i love the Sisterhood. and listening while i work! The voices of characters are decent too!