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The Torment of Rachel Ames Audiobook

The Torment of Rachel Ames

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Suffering from writer's block, novelist Rachel Ames escapes to a lake cabin to calm her mind and regain a sense of herself. The location is perfect. Isolated. Beautiful. Inspiring. It even comes with a good-looking landlord who shows an interest in her. But she can't shake the sense that something terrible has followed her to the lake, something just beyond her consciousness, something out on the edge where the sounds of a raging fire and sirens linger whenever she slows down to listen. Determined to make the cabin work, she tries to settle in and give her new life a chance. But when strange things begin to happen around her, she wonders if she's made a terrible mistake. As the darkness that's followed her manifests itself in inexplicable ways, her concept of reality is stretched thin and she realizes nothing at the lake is what it seems. As she fights to survive with her sanity intact, she understands too late that the location she's chosen for herself is far from perfect.

©2015 Jeff Gunhus (P)2016 Audible, Inc.

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    I loved everything about this perfectly paced novella. I'd leave it at that, but a review requires at least fifteen words.

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    jjsmommy Napa, CA 09-03-16
    jjsmommy Napa, CA 09-03-16 Member Since 2015

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    Loved this story! It even made me cry! Not horror in a scary sense. This is a journey into tragedy, love, loss and the frailty of being human.

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    What disappointed you about The Torment of Rachel Ames?

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    Would you ever listen to anything by Jeff Gunhus again?

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    How could the performance have been better?

    different person listening. The voice is irritating little girl 'oh I'm so soft and girly' pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee


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