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Truth-Stained Lies: Moonlighter, Book 1 | [Terri Blackstock]

Truth-Stained Lies: Moonlighter, Book 1

Cathy Cramer is a former lawyer and investigative blogger who writes commentary on local homicides. When she finds a threatening note warning her that she’s about to experience the same kind of judgment and speculation that she dishes out in her blog, Cathy writes it off as mischief…until her brother is caught in the middle of a murder investigation - the victim is his ex-wife. As her brother is tried and convicted in the media, and bloggers have a field day, Cathy wonders if she should have taken the threat more seriously.
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Publisher's Summary

Audie Award Finalist, Inspirational/Faith-Based Fiction, 2014

Cathy Cramer is a former lawyer and investigative blogger who writes commentary on local homicides. When she finds a threatening note warning her that she’s about to experience the same kind of judgment and speculation that she dishes out in her blog, Cathy writes it off as mischief...until her brother is caught in the middle of a murder investigation - the victim is his ex-wife. As her brother is tried and convicted in the media, and bloggers and commentators like her have a field day, Cathy wonders if she should have taken the threat more seriously.

Cathy and her two sisters, Holly and Juliet, moonlight as part-time private investigators, working to solve their brother’s ex-wife’s murder. Juliet, a stay-at-home mom of two boys, and Holly, a scattered ne’er-do-well who drives a taxi, put aside their fear and lack of confidence to learn the art of investigation.

But will it be too late to save their brother from a murder conviction, or his five-year-old son, who’s the killer’s next target?

©2013 Teri Blackstock (P)2013 Zondervan

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    Susan Fryman Alamogordo, New Mexico 03-06-14
    Susan Fryman Alamogordo, New Mexico 03-06-14 Member Since 2013

    I love Christian fiction and cozy mysteries. I'm blind now, so I listen to all my books.

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    The narrator did an excellent job. The suspense was wonderful. It was also nice to see how different family members deal with the problems facing the family since they have varying relationships with God. I've enjoyed all of Terri's books and look forward to upcoming releases.

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    Susannah Corona, CA, United States 08-22-13
    Susannah Corona, CA, United States 08-22-13 Member Since 2011

    I am musician and mom of several little musicians. Love good narrators. Love good stories. Love Audible.

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    "Good book, good reader"
    What made the experience of listening to Truth-Stained Lies the most enjoyable?

    The author writes very well; her characters are real, and suspenseful. Her Christian message, though clear, is not heavy handed like many others in the genre. I like a good mystery, and though the story started a bit slow, the narrator kept me interested until it picked up. From then on, I couldn't stop listening. Good job.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Truth-Stained Lies?

    If I told you, it would be a spoiler! ;0) It's toward the end. That is all I will say!


    Have you listened to any of Gabrielle de Cuir’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    Yes. I think I have listened to her on Coming Home by Karen Kingsbury, and enjoyed her and the male narrator very much. I loved the way she did the sisters in this one, especially Holly, who is a hoot. And not many readers can do little kids well. I also liked her reading of Shadow in Serenity by Terri Blackstock. She does emotional things that are very moving. Made the story very scary and exciting to me.


    If you could rename Truth-Stained Lies, what would you call it?

    Oh, that's a good question. Maybe "White Lies."


    Any additional comments?

    No. Just God Bless!

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    C. J. Proctor Oxnard, CA USA 05-23-13
    C. J. Proctor Oxnard, CA USA 05-23-13 Member Since 2010
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    If you could sum up Truth-Stained Lies in three words, what would they be?

    easy listening intrigue


    Would you be willing to try another one of Gabrielle de Cuir’s performances?

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    Perfect for a vacation, easy listening, intriguing story to listen to and let your mind rest. The narrator was really hard for me to listen to though. Her accents were so bad as to be distracting and especially her rendition of Jackson, the little boy - really really bad. Loved the storyline and plot was engaging. Wish they screened the narrators better.

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    Andrew Calhoun Falls, SC, United States 03-24-14
    Andrew Calhoun Falls, SC, United States 03-24-14 Member Since 2010
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    "Another winner for Terri Blackstock!"

    Terri's books are always good, and this is no exception. It starts off exciting and never slows down. As my husband and I were listening, we kept "offering suggestions and warnings" to the characters! This is a well-developed and thought-out plot. We highly recommend it and look forward to the next in the series.

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    Pamela MACON, GA, United States 01-15-14
    Pamela MACON, GA, United States 01-15-14 Member Since 2013

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    What made the experience of listening to Truth-Stained Lies the most enjoyable?

    The narrator's voice


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

    Yes


    What about Gabrielle de Cuir’s performance did you like?

    Yes -- easy to understand -- clear.


    Who was the most memorable character of Truth-Stained Lies and why?

    The youngest sister -- anxious to see what happens to her in the next book.


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