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Spying in High Heels Audiobook
Spying in High Heels
Written by: 
Gemma Halliday
Narrated by: 
Caroline Shaffer
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Spying in High Heels Audiobook

Spying in High Heels

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Publisher's Summary

L.A. shoe designer, Maddie Springer, lives her life by three rules: Fashion. Fashion. Fashion. But when she stumbles upon the work of a brutal killer, her life takes an unexpected turn from Manolos to murder. And things only get worse when her boyfriend disappears - along with $20 million in embezzled funds - and her every move is suddenly under scrutiny by the LAPD's sexiest cop. With the help of her post-menopausal bridezilla of a mother, a 300-pound psychic and one seriously oversexed best friend, Maddie finds herself stepping out of her stilettos and onto the trail of a murderer. But can she catch a killer before the killer catches up to her?

©2010 Gemma Halliday (P)2012 Audible, Inc.

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    Jessica Wayne 07-25-15
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    "Not worth the time"

    I found the female lead annoying. Hanging in to a boyfriend that was clearly not worth it. I did not find her likable in any way.

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    Laurie Casseday 05-10-15
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    "Good book"

    Good book, funny parts, stupid parts, but overall good book, narrator was great, story was good, didn't get too overboard on description of space.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Julia Portland, OR United States 02-20-15
    Julia Portland, OR United States 02-20-15
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    "Annoying, unlikable heroine"
    Any additional comments?

    The heroine is about as annoying and unlikable as they get. I didn't care at all about what happened to her and couldn't understand why the cop was attracted to her. It also didn't make any sense that she'd try so hard to prove the innocence of her boyfriend of 5 months; especially after she finds out he's been lying to her. Very pointless, poorly written book.

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    kristin 01-30-15
    kristin 01-30-15 Member Since 2011
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    "Great book"

    Loved it. Fun to hear all of the character's antics. Totally kept my attention.

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    Christine Miami, FL, United States 01-23-15
    Christine Miami, FL, United States 01-23-15 Member Since 2011
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    "Copycat book"

    This was so much like the Evanovich books but no grandmother to enhance it! Ramirez even wore a black shirt like the other series ! The narrator was GREAT! She sounded exactly the way I thought that Maddie would sound. She made the story! I wanted to know the ending but I was disappointed that it was so similar to the other series.

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    Brenda J. Burton 12-14-14 Member Since 2013
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    "Too Wordy"
    What disappointed you about Spying in High Heels?

    It just goes on and on about fashion. I finally gave up because there did not seem to be a plot of any sort, just fashion statements.


    What could Gemma Halliday have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

    Gotten to the story and not been so wordy.


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    She did not have much to work with.


    What character would you cut from Spying in High Heels?

    I did not stay with the book long enough to meet all the characters.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    ReluctanTexan 07-23-14

    ReluctanTexan

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    "For teenagers only"
    What would have made Spying in High Heels better?

    a storyline


    Has Spying in High Heels turned you off from other books in this genre?

    no, just this author


    Who would you have cast as narrator instead of Caroline Shaffer?

    don't know


    What character would you cut from Spying in High Heels?

    all of them


    Any additional comments?

    unless you're a teenager pretending to be 30 and only want stream of consciousness egotistical drivel from the "ME" generation, don't bother to even start this book.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Jennifer Milwaukee, Wisconsin 07-15-14
    Jennifer Milwaukee, Wisconsin 07-15-14
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    "Self-absorbed, unlikeable heroine"
    Would you ever listen to anything by Gemma Halliday again?

    I might check out another of her series.


    What aspect of Caroline Shaffer’s performance would you have changed?

    There was one point towards the end where it sounded almost as if the voice completely changed. It was incredibly distracting for a few minutes.


    What character would you cut from Spying in High Heels?

    Dana the completely slutty, vapid best friend.


    Any additional comments?

    I'm not exactly sure why anyone want to read a book about a a ditzy woman trying to solve her married boyfriend's accused crime. I found Maddie, the main character, completely unlikeable. Completely self-absorbed, shallow and just...well...air-headed. The story itself was cute, but the character development non-existent. And I had a hard time relating or caring as she continued to hem and haw over her lying, cheating, criminal boyfriend.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Ohrenae 06-28-14
    Ohrenae 06-28-14
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    "Worst than baseball card chewing gum."
    Would you try another book from Gemma Halliday and/or Caroline Shaffer?

    No, you cannot develop a lead character who is that stupid. This story is an insult to women and a particularly weak story line.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Gemma Halliday again?

    No.


    What about Caroline Shaffer’s performance did you like?

    She was pretty good.


    You didn’t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    None.


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    pcbpeople 05-29-14
    pcbpeople 05-29-14
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    "I couldn't finish this book."
    Would you try another book from Gemma Halliday and/or Caroline Shaffer?

    Not very likely.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Gemma Halliday again?

    Even less likely.


    Any additional comments?

    I hated this book. The Heroine is a ding batty, air headed, dim wit. The romance is so cloyingly predictable I found myself gagging. This book is not even worth a lazy beachside read.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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