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No Second Chance Audiobook
No Second Chance
Written by: 
Harlan Coben
Narrated by: 
Scott Brick
No Second Chance Audiobook

No Second Chance

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Publisher's Summary

Marc Seidman awakens to find himself in an ICU, hooked up to an IV, his head swathed in bandages. Twelve days earlier, he had had an enviable life as a successful surgeon, living in a peaceful suburban neighborhood with his beautiful wife and a baby he adored. Now he lies in a hospital bed, shot by an unseen assailant. His wife has been killed, and his 6-month-old daughter, Tara, has vanished. But just when his world seems forever shattered, something arrives to give Marc a new hope: a ransom note.

Both a white-knuckle thriller and a story about the loyalty of old friends and the bond between parent and child, No Second Chance is another masterpiece from an author who writes "suspense at its finest" (Jeffrey Deaver).

©2003 Harlan Coben; (P)2003 Penguin Audiobooks and Books on Tape, Inc.

What the Critics Say

"No Second Chance demonstrates that Harlan Coben is one of the finest contemporary suspense writers and that Scott Brick is among the elite audiobook narrators." (AudioFile)

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    Denise L. 02-24-16
    Denise L. 02-24-16 Member Since 2013
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    "Great Book"

    fast paced, crazy twists, suspenseful and the end..........well, you'll have to listen to find out!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    stan radomski Jensen Beach, FL, US 12-13-15
    stan radomski Jensen Beach, FL, US 12-13-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Good book fantastic author"

    Harlan Coben is surely a favorite of mine and has not let me down with
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    No Second Chance kept me on the edge of my seat. It was an easy listen with awesome narration (Scott Brick) that sucked me in from the very start and kept me there till the end.
    I did short this book 1 star and my reasoning for this was the few times throughout the book that I felt were either a bit predictable and/ or unrealistic. That said, I do find it fascinating that Coben can create an ordinary character and put them in extraordinary circumstances all while keeping the reader believing the unbelievable things that are happening. Not an easy thing to do:0)

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Christopher Miami, FL USA 07-11-15
    Christopher Miami, FL USA 07-11-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Horrible narrator"

    I really thought Scott brick ruined this so so book. His characterization were over the top and generalized. I skipped though to the end just to get it over with. Don't waste a credit on this absurd performance.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Joelle Williams 07-08-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Plot twists"

    Great story with a bunch of plot twists. Narration was fantastic and I can't wait to read more!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Carole United States 05-13-15
    Carole United States 05-13-15 Member Since 2013
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    "Hooked"

    I'm not a frequent reader of fiction, but this one was well worth the read. I couldn't figure out who did what to who until the very end.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Denise Powell Alpharetta, GA 04-17-15
    Denise Powell Alpharetta, GA 04-17-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Grabbed your attention right away!Loved this book!"

    This was the first book I have read/listened that Harlan Coben has written! I can't wait to listen to the others he has written!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Dinosaur Mommy 03-21-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Really makes you think"

    I was so often who did this and why. What a tangled web of craziness and twisted loyalty. Do you move on? Do you live with the guilt? Do you decide to be happy for a second chance? Or do you forgive and forget? Really left me wondering what I would do. Would I ever be able to trust again?

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Ron Asheboro, NC, USA 04-02-13
    Ron Asheboro, NC, USA 04-02-13 Member Since 2012
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    "Best book in the last year."
    If you could sum up No Second Chance in three words, what would they be?

    Hard to stop listning.


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

    Very easy to feel for Marc Seidman,


    Any additional comments?

    Excellent book, I'll have to try another of byHarlan Coben.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    DeShanda 01-30-13
    DeShanda 01-30-13
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    "Suspenseful!"
    Where does No Second Chance rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    I love listening to the narrator Scott Brick. His performance keeps me on the edge of my seat.


    What other book might you compare No Second Chance to and why?

    The Millionaires


    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Chuck 06-22-13
    Chuck 06-22-13
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    "What's happened to Harlan?"

    This book was a huge waste of time. I used to like Harlan Coben but haven't read one of his books in a long time and will probably avoid any future attempts. What a tedious slog this one was. It seemed to have been written by a child and lacked any sense of believability. Can't remember rolling my eyes more while listening to a book. Just wanted it to be over. And the over-the-top emoting style of Scott Brick is always abrasive. Save your money and try something else.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful

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