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.
Thin Air: A Spenser Novel | [Robert B. Parker]

Thin Air: A Spenser Novel

When the bride of a Boston police detective vanishes, he hires Spenser to find her. His path leads from a New England college campus to glamorous L.A. sports clubs. When the trail turns to a world of prostitution, drug abuse, and self-destruction, Spenser must enter ghetto tenements to continue his search. Ultimately, Spenser must hire a Chicago hitman to help him free the girl from a sociopathic ex lover.
Regular Price:$24.47
  • 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

When the bride of a Boston police detective vanishes, he hires Spenser to find her. His path leads from a New England college campus to glamorous L.A. sports clubs. When the trail turns to a world of prostitution, drug abuse, and self-destruction, Spenser must enter ghetto tenements to continue his search. Ultimately, Spenser must hire a Chicago hitman to help him free the girl from a sociopathic ex lover. Working through gang leaders and corrupt cops, Spenser learns about humanity and justice as he strives to achieve his goal.

©1996 Robert B. Parker; (P)2009 Phoenix

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

3.8 (38 )
5 star
 (8)
4 star
 (17)
3 star
 (10)
2 star
 (3)
1 star
 (0)
Overall
4.0 (28 )
5 star
 (9)
4 star
 (11)
3 star
 (6)
2 star
 (2)
1 star
 (0)
Story
3.6 (28 )
5 star
 (8)
4 star
 (9)
3 star
 (4)
2 star
 (6)
1 star
 (1)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Denise Walnut Creek, CA, United States 06-22-12
    Denise Walnut Creek, CA, United States 06-22-12 Member Since 2009

    I buy audio books to listen to during my commute and for taking long walks.

    HELPFUL VOTES
    7
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    81
    21
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Good story, voice is very different"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Thin Air to be better than the print version?

    I have really enjoyed Michael Pritchard's reading - I think he captured the dry wit of Robert B. Parker's writing. This reading makes Spencer sound more like Philip Marlow and I was not comfortable with the change. The witty remarks did not come across as well.


    What did you like best about this story?

    The story.


    Did David Dukes do a good job differentiating all the characters? How?

    Yes, but Spencer is not Philip Marlow. The reader lost the dry humor of many of Spencer's lines.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 1-1 of 1 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.