Night Prey Audiobook | Carol Davis Luce | Audible.com
We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
 >   > 
Night Prey | [Carol Davis Luce]

Night Prey

Roberta Paxton had a pleasant, challenging job, a man who loved her, and a host of good friends, but anxiety gnawed at her, at the back of her mind, at the edge of her vision, something was threatening her... something or someone. She tried to talk about it, but nobody wanted to listen, not even her 13-year-old sister, Tobie. Roberta had had these premonitions before, Tobie reminded her. She was just being paranoid.
Regular Price:$24.95
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

Roberta Paxton had a pleasant, challenging job, a man who loved her, and a host of good friends, but anxiety gnawed at her, at the back of her mind, at the edge of her vision, something was threatening her... something or someone. She tried to talk about it, but nobody wanted to listen, not even her 13-year-old sister, Tobie. Roberta had had these premonitions before, Tobie reminded her. She was just being paranoid.

But there was someone watching. Deep in the Tahoe forest, emerging only to stalk his prey, to watch and listen, to plot his final move, a vicious killer waited. Each glimpse of Roberta fired his need, but still he waited.

Until he saw Tobie...

©2010 Carol Davis Luce (P)2013 Carol Davis Luce

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

3.6 (31 )
5 star
 (12)
4 star
 (5)
3 star
 (8)
2 star
 (3)
1 star
 (3)
Overall
3.6 (29 )
5 star
 (10)
4 star
 (7)
3 star
 (6)
2 star
 (3)
1 star
 (3)
Story
3.7 (26 )
5 star
 (9)
4 star
 (8)
3 star
 (3)
2 star
 (4)
1 star
 (2)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Diana DC Washington, DC, United States 08-18-13
    Diana DC Washington, DC, United States 08-18-13 Member Since 2008

    Audiobook Reviews

    HELPFUL VOTES
    123
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    466
    26
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    10
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "I thought it would never end!"

    I listened to this audiobook while working on a project and it went on and on and on...

    Seriously, the makings of a good mystery were here but I cannot believe an editor ever got near it. Naval gazing, repetition, superfluous POVs from secondary characters, long detailed landscape descriptions, more repetition, more landscapes, more naval gazing. It was mind numbing! There were some serious plot problems as well -- the dumbest, most incompetent police detectives EVER chief among them. The copyright date 2012 on the Audible site is misleading as hell.. I couldn't figure out why no one used a cell phone when their circumstances became dire. Further investigation reveals an original copyright date of 1992. No wonder police procedures and technology come across as outdated.

    I liked the hero and heroine and I totally enjoyed the monstrous, extra scary villain.

    Narrator Jennette Selig did a good job -- a yeoman job. Her style is dry and no nonsense and it works well for suspense. I am experimenting with Audible's whispersync price cuts. I got the ebook and the audiobook for about $3.

    6 of 7 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Tracy WOODSTOCK, GA, United States 11-24-13
    Tracy WOODSTOCK, GA, United States 11-24-13 Member Since 2013
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    9
    9
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Filled with suspense! Entertaining"
    Would you listen to Night Prey again? Why?

    Yes. It was a good thriller and I didn't want to stop listening until I knew what happened.


    What did you like best about this story?

    It was fast paced and entertaining throughout.


    What about Jennette Selig’s performance did you like?

    I enjoyed listening to her.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    yes


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Karen Conway, SC, United States 08-25-13
    Karen Conway, SC, United States 08-25-13 Member Since 2009
    HELPFUL VOTES
    12
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    243
    14
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Terrific Psychological Thriller!"

    If you enjoy the EARLY works of Dean Koontz, John Saul, or Stephen King, buy this book now. Although it has a slow start, don't give up on it for at least 90 minutes. I usually set the timer for 60 minutes at bedtime and fall asleep reading, but because I was so engrossed in the book, I kept resetting the timer until 2.5 hours remained till the end, and I just turned the timer off! This book sank its teeth into me, and I had to finish it lol. It was a good thing it was the weekend!

    The narrator does a good job. Her pace is perfect. She does not go to great lengths to "perform" the characters, which is fine for the way this book is written. For me, a well-written, good story pulls me into a zone, and I felt if I could turn my head quickly enough, I might catch a glimpse of one of the characters in the shadows of my bedroom. Unfortunately, several places where the post-production people spliced the tape (I don't pretend to know the technical lingo) poorly, and the words, where spliced, are smashed together which pulled me out of that zone. I will definitely look to see if this author has published other books.

    I'm an avid reader, and it's always a joy to discover a talented "new" author!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Doug Nevada 04-14-14
    Doug Nevada 04-14-14 Member Since 2014
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    13
    2
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Can't get enough of Carol Davis Luce"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Absolutely. As with all Carol's books - I've read them for years in paperback then enjoyed them again on my kindle - just a great thriller with characters you can relate to.


    Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

    Yes, because she sets the scene so well. You feel as if you're right there.


    Which character – as performed by Jennette Selig – was your favorite?

    I liked them all, I thought Jennette did a great job.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    I had already read it but so enjoyed having it read to me. No extreme reaction, just tense and nervous for the heroine.


    Any additional comments?

    A wonderful book by a great author. I highly recommend listening to it!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Sharon APPLE VALLEY, CA, United States 09-01-13
    Sharon APPLE VALLEY, CA, United States 09-01-13 Member Since 2011

    SM.

    HELPFUL VOTES
    28
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    237
    25
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    3
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Decent story, but"

    I almost gave up on this book. I enjoyed the story but the narration was bland and nearly put me to sleep. I managed to get through the book by reading it rather than listening to it.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 1-5 of 5 results

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

CANCEL

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.