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    • The Silent Sister

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 227
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 203
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 204

    The Silent Sister is a gripping novel from Diane Chamberlain, the best-selling author of  The Midwife's Confession. What if everything you believed turned out to be a lie? Riley MacPherson is returning to her childhood home in North Carolina. A place that holds cherished memories. While clearing out the house she finds a box of old newspaper articles - and a shocking family secret begins to unravel. Riley has spent her whole life believing that her older sister, Lisa, died tragically as a teenager.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Mexican soap opera

    • By Natalie on 05-05-16

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Dream Daughter

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 13 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83

    When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970, and it seems that nothing can be done. But her brother-in-law, a physicist, tells her that perhaps there is. Hunter had appeared in their lives just a few years before - and his appearance was as mysterious as his past. With no family, no friends, and a background shrouded in secrets, Hunter embraced the Sears family and never looked back.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting storyline - makes you think

    • By Mr T on 15-11-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Stolen Marriage

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 14 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 265
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 241
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 242

    In 1944, 23-year-old Tess DeMello abruptly ends her engagement to the love of her life when she marries a mysterious stranger and moves to Hickory, North Carolina. Hickory is a small town struggling with racial tension and the hardships imposed by World War II. Tess' new husband, Henry Kraft, is a secretive man who often stays out all night, hides money from his new wife and shows no interest in making love. Tess quickly realizes she's trapped in a strange and loveless marriage with no way out.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Completely threw me. Loved it!

    • By Louise on 25-09-18

    Regular price: £21.99

    • Necessary Lies

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Alison Elliott
    • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    If you're a fan of Jodie Picoult, you'll love  Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain, best-selling author of  The Midwife's Confession.... North Carolina, 1960. Newlywed Jane Forrester, fresh out of university, is seeking what most other women have shunned: a career. But life as a social worker is far from what she expected. Out amongst the rural tobacco fields of Grace County, Jane encounters a world of extreme poverty that is far removed from the middle-class life she has grown up with.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A wonderful book

    • By Tracie Angell on 17-09-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Courage Tree

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 13 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    Eight-year-old Sophie Donohue just wanted to be like every other little girl. Which is why her mother, Janine, reluctantly agreed to let her go on the weekend camping trip with her Brownie troop. But when Janine arrives to pick up Sophie after the trip, her daughter is not with the others. Somehow, along the forested route from West Virginia, Sophie has disappeared. Sophie is no ordinary eight-year-old. She suffers from a rare disease.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved this book.

    • By Jennifer MacIver on 10-03-17

    Regular price: £26.29

    • Breaking the Silence

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Justine Eyre
    • Length: 10 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    Laura Brandon's promise to her dying father was simple: to visit an elderly woman she'd never heard of before. A woman who remembers nothing-except the distant past. Visiting Sarah Tolley seemed a small enough sacrifice to make. But Laura's promise results in another death: her husband's. And after their five-year-old daughter, Emma, witnesses her father's suicide, Emma refuses to talk about it - to talk at all.Frantic and guilt ridden, Laura contacts the only person who may be able to help.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Compelling and really quite beautiful story

    • By Schmick 23 on 20-06-18

    Regular price: £29.19

    • Kiss River

    • Keeper Trilogy, Book 2
    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Arielle DeLisle
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Kiss River's historic nineteenth-century lighthouse has all but fallen into the sea, taking with it the huge Fresnel lens that once served as its beacon. Gina is desperate to find a way to raise the lens; the glass holds the key to her future, her fortune, and her only chance to save the one person who matters to her. Clay O'Neill lives in the old light keeper's house, a home he shares with his sister, Lacey. When Lacey invites her to stay with them, Gina eagerly accepts.

    Regular price: £30.49

    • Her Mother's Shadow

    • Kiss River, Book 3
    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Arielle DeLisle
    • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    When Lacey O'Neill finally learns the shattering truth about the mother she's spent a decade emulating, the foundation of her life begins to crumble. Then her close childhood friend dies, leaving her teenage daughter, Mackenzie, in Lacey's care, and Lacey unwillingly finds herself in the role of mother.

    Regular price: £29.19

    • Summer's Child

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Carla Mercer-Meyer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Early on the morning of her 11th birthday, on the beach beside her North Carolina home, Daria Cato receives an unbelievable gift from the sea: an abandoned newborn baby. When the infant's identity cannot be uncovered, she is adopted by Daria's loving family. Now, 20 years later, Shelly has grown into an unusual, ethereal young woman whom Daria continues to protect.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gripping

    • By Puzzler74 on 12-11-18

    Regular price: £26.29

    • Pretending to Dance

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Susan Bennett
    • Length: 12 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 69

    When the pretending ends, the lying begins.... It's the summer of 1990, and 14-year-old Molly Arnette lives with her extended family on 100 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains. The summer seems idyllic at first. The mountains are Molly's playground, and she's well loved by her father, a therapist famous for books he's written about a method called 'Pretend Therapy'; her adoptive mother, who has raised Molly as her own; and Amalia, her birth mother who also lives on the family land.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful story, heart felt and captivating

    • By elfisher on 23-10-15

    Regular price: £21.99

    • The Shadow Wife

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Arika Rapson
    • Length: 12 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Joelle D'Angelo's best friend, Mara, is left with brain damage after she suffers an aneurysm giving birth to her son. Alone and grieving, Joelle turns to the only other person who understands her pain: her colleague - and Mara's husband - Liam. What starts out as comfort between friends gradually becomes something more. Torn by guilt and the impossibility of her feelings for Liam, Joelle sets out determined to find help for Mara, no matter how unconventional the source.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great read

    • By Jennifer MacIver on 22-02-17

    Regular price: £26.29

    • Before the Storm

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden, Kris Koscheski
    • Length: 11 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Laurel Lockwood lost her son once through neglect. She's spent the rest of her life determined to make up for her mistakes, and she has succeeded in becoming a committed, protective parent-maybe even overprotective. Still, she loosens her grip just enough to let Andy attend a local church social-a decision that terrifies her when the church is consumed by fire. But Andy survives...and remarkably, saves other children from the flames.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good story, dreadful narration

    • By S.Wedley on 13-05-17

    Regular price: £29.19

    • The Bay at Midnight

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart, Randye Kaye, Julie McKay
    • Length: 13 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Her family's cottage on the New Jersey shore was a place of freedom and innocence for Julie Bauer - until her 17-year-old sister, Isabel, was murdered. It's been more than 40 years since that August night, but Julie's memories of her sister's death still shape her world. Now someone from her past is raising questions about what really happened that night. About Julie's own complicity. About a devastating secret her mother kept from them all.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Easy listening

    • By Amazon Customer on 14-01-18

    Regular price: £30.49

    • Keeper of the Light

    • Keeper Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Arielle DeLisle
    • Length: 14 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 43

    Dr. Olivia Simon is on duty in the emergency room of North Carolina's Outer Banks Hospital when a gunshot victim is brought in. Midway through the desperate effort to save the young woman's life, Olivia realizes who she is - Annie O'Neill, the woman Olivia's husband, Paul, is in love with.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An exquisite and emotional, bittersweet novel.

    • By Amazon Customer on 31-01-19

    Regular price: £29.59

    • Reflection

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Erin Bennett
    • Length: 15 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Twenty years ago, a terrible tragedy shattered the tranquility of the small Pennsylvania Dutch town of Reflection. The residents of the village have never forgiven the one woman they blamed for what happened - Rachel Huber. After the incident, Rachel left the town and cut off all ties there. But when Rachel receives the news that her estranged grandmother, Helen, is ill and needs her care, she returns to Reflection.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Stunning

    • By Ellie Locke on 18-02-19

    Regular price: £29.19

    • Private Relations

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 12 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Welcome to the Chapel House, the old oceanfront mansion where a group of close friends share their hopes and dreams and where love is sometimes an unexpected guest. Heartfelt and deeply moving, Private Relations won the 1989 RITA Award for Best Single Title Contemporary Novel from the Romance Writers of America.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • not good

    • By Amazon Customer on 21-02-18

    Regular price: £26.29

    • Secrets She Left Behind

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden, Kris Koscheski
    • Length: 13 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    The sudden disappearance of Sara Weston is a mystery to her 17-year-old son, Keith. Keith is healing from an arson attack, and in Sara's absence, he must face a challenging situation alone: the release of his half sister, Maggie, from prison. Maggie, who was partially responsible for the fire. Somehow the two must find a way to overcome the past, because Maggie and her family may be all Keith has left.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Incredibly moving follow up to Before the Storm

    • By Helen L on 13-02-16

    Regular price: £20.89

    • The Lies We Told

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Johanna Parker
    • Length: 10 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    Maya and Rebecca Ward are both accomplished physicians, but that's where the sisters' similarities end. As teenagers, they witnessed their parents' murder, but it was Rebecca who saved Maya from becoming another of the gunman's victims. The tragedy left Maya cautious and timid, settling for a sedate medical practice with her husband, Adam, while Rebecca became the risk taker.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A good listen

    • By Amazon Customer on 29-03-18

    Regular price: £26.29

    • Secrets She Left Behind

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden, Kris Koscheski
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Reintegration into the outside world proves difficult for Maggie, even beyond dealing with Keith and her guilt. Somehow the two must find a way to overcome the past because Maggie and her family may be all Keith has left.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Very disappointing

    • By 5712.odea on 28-02-16

    Regular price: £30.49

    • Brass Ring

    • By: Diane Chamberlain
    • Narrated by: Meredith Mitchell
    • Length: 14 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Perpetual optimist Claire Harte-Mathias and her disabled husband, Jon, run a successful foundation to help people with spinal cord injuries. One night Claire witnesses a woman leaping to her death from a bridge, and the tragedy sparks murky childhood memories that leave her confused and frightened. As Claire becomes obsessed with trying to understand the power the haunting memories have over her, she's torn between blocking them from her mind entirely and trying to unearth their source.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good book

    • By Jasmin Matharu on 11-01-17

    Regular price: £29.59

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