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Love & Lies Audiobook
Love & Lies
Written by: 
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Narrated by: 
Tracey Leigh
Love & Lies Audiobook

Love & Lies

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Best friends Charlotte and Janine have serious problems with their love lives. Charlotte's husband, the flashy preacher Curtis Black, may keep her living in luxury, but his book tours and evangelism mean he's never home. Charlotte's sure he's cheating and even hires a PI to follow him, but she's been known to have indiscretions herself. Her 12-year-old, Matthew, is another man's son, and she suspects troubled five-year-old, Marissa, whom she swore was Curtis' child, might be the result of a tryst with a schizophrenic.

Charlotte's friend Janine, a college professor, also is worried that her boyfriend, Antonio, is cheating on her, as well as getting heavily into drug dealing. She kicks him out, but Antonio won't take no for an answer.

©2007 Kimberla Lawson Roby; (P)2007 BBC Audiobooks America

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    Scottie in TX Texas 11-12-07
    Scottie in TX Texas 11-12-07 Member Since 2012

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    "Hilarious!"

    Love & Lies was truly a "piece of work". Apparently this story is part of a series, however it's not necessary that you read the previous books. The narrarator pulled me right on in and the writer had me cracking up. I found myself talking to my iPod trying to offer advice. If you want something to make you laugh, yet is filled with drama - this is the book for you.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Natalie N. Ray 11-13-07 Member Since 2016
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    "A first-class production"

    This book had a nice tempo to the storyline that held my attention throughout. The characters were well developed -- so much so that I wanted to jump in and strangle some of the guys myself! The best part of all was the narrator. What a delight! The voices she used really brought the story to life.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    dyonisha 09-18-08
    dyonisha 09-18-08 Member Since 2014
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    "Great Listen"

    This is part of a sequel to the Cast First Stone. great book. I have come to get to the Blacks! It held my interest the whole book. Listen!!!

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Octavia FERNANDINA BEACH, FL, United States 02-12-11
    Octavia FERNANDINA BEACH, FL, United States 02-12-11 Member Since 2012

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    ""A Keeper""

    I have enjoyed listening to this "True to Real Life" book. It does appear that the author has done her research about human behavior. People can be and many are sinful, and can be doubt-minded even within the House of God. Listen to this book and judge for yourself. I am not much on writing reviews but this time I had to response.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Natasha Canal Winchester, OH, USA 02-20-08
    Natasha Canal Winchester, OH, USA 02-20-08
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    "Love and Lies"

    I really enjoyed this book, I couldn't put it down. The Characters Charlotte and Genine had extremely interesting lives, I found myself thinking that these were real people. My hat goes off to Kimberla Lawson Roley. Thank you for another great book.

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    Pennye Neal 03-27-16
    Pennye Neal 03-27-16 Member Since 2014
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    "I loved Marrisa"

    Wow! I would look forward to hearing her voice in the recording. She was my favorite character. RATS!!!

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    Rebecca C. Greene 11-18-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Interesting story!"

    This was a great read, (rather) listen. Very interesting with a good plot. I was happy that none of the twists were easily predictable.

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    Marilyn 10-06-15
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    "Awesome!"

    Can't wait for the next book in the series. Kept me on the edge if my seat with expectation.

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    A L 06-23-15
    A L 06-23-15
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    "Good series"

    If you are looking for a series that is juicy but not vulgar... YOU FOUND IT!

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    Christina Washington, DC, United States 05-21-15
    Christina Washington, DC, United States 05-21-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Loving this series"

    Loving this series. Holds my attention. Great narrator. This series is very entertaining and much needed.

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