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.
We Are Their Heaven: Why the Dead Never Leave Us | [Allison DuBois]

We Are Their Heaven: Why the Dead Never Leave Us

The inspiration for the hit television series Medium, Allison DuBois now brings listeners into her psychic experiences in We Are Their Heaven. Recalling her communication with spirits who have touched her over the years, she reveals that the dead are trying to reach their loved ones all the time, not because they're bound to us, but because we are their happiness, we are their heaven.
Regular Price:$21.27
  • 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

The inspiration for the hit television series Medium, Allison DuBois now brings listeners into her psychic experiences in We Are Their Heaven. Recalling her communication with spirits who have touched her over the years, she reveals that the dead are trying to reach their loved ones all the time, not because they're bound to us, but because we are their happiness, we are their heaven.

In moving stories of loss and connection, Allison presents the riveting details of some of her most memorable readings, and her clients share the significance and impact of their experiences making contact with long-lost loved ones. Drawing on her years as a medium, she discusses the essential elements of communicating with the deceased, explaining the need to read both their signs (the message) and their signature (the unique information). She also explores some of the methods used by the dead to contact us, including timing, coincidence, auditory and sensory communications, incident manipulation, dreams, and visions.

Guided by her strong desire to help these two worlds connect, Allison offers a message of comfort for anyone missing a loved one: through the thousands of readings that she has done, no one has come through to say "good-bye", but rather to say "hello again".

©2006 Allison DuBois; (P)2006 Simon & Schuster, Inc. All rights reserved. Audioworks is an imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio Division

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.0 (216 )
5 star
 (91)
4 star
 (60)
3 star
 (46)
2 star
 (12)
1 star
 (7)
Overall
3.8 (76 )
5 star
 (29)
4 star
 (19)
3 star
 (19)
2 star
 (5)
1 star
 (4)
Story
3.8 (75 )
5 star
 (29)
4 star
 (16)
3 star
 (21)
2 star
 (5)
1 star
 (4)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Geff tacoma, WA, USA 06-19-06
    Geff tacoma, WA, USA 06-19-06
    HELPFUL VOTES
    67
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    8
    6
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "The real thing"

    The experience of hearing Allison DuBois, the psychic vs the author, is defintely a push-pull experience, as this audiobook serves well to demonstrate. While (judging from this audiobook) I cannot describe DuBois as articulately gifted (as a writer OR speaker) her more exalted gifts come across loud and clear: she appears a sincere and sensitive human window to the "other world". I enjoyed listening to her case studies and views of spirituality (and spiritualism)and also came to appreciate a certain lack of pretension in her personal style that many other mainstream psychics (such as Sylvia Brown) have long since either lost or never had in the first place. Imperfect, but also inspiring and occasionally even a goose-bumper, I enjoyed this audio book -- and I'll look forward to her next.

    14 of 14 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Maureen Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA 04-06-07
    Maureen Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA 04-06-07
    HELPFUL VOTES
    14
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    39
    3
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "Sometimes self proving, often sweet"

    I have to say that I was expecting something different from this book. I don't read or listen to many titles of this genre but of course, being a fan of the TV show Medium, I was curious. When I couple that with my recent loss of a parent, I felt very happy in purchasing this audio book. There are many stories of readings in this book categorized quite well - death of a child, Medium episode truths and fictions, loss of a parent etc. Along the way Allison does spend time proving that she is a bonefide medium able to speak with the dead yet notes her frustration when she discovers her inability to readily to contact her own loved one who had passed.

    I think that Allison's charm stands out in her ability to empathize with so many people in so many grief situations. Her readings are explained usually by the subject first and then by Allison herself. I found this format to be something other than what I expected still quite interesting and emotional.

    I agree with the previous reviewer in that she lacks the "been there done that/seen it all" or "know it all" tone of other people who profess to speak with the deceased (Sylvia Browne - perfect example, I'd throw John Edward into that). I am skeptical about most "mediums" who make a profit from their "gift". That being said, there is something so genuine and warm about Allison I cannot help but feel she is the real thing.

    Again, she does spend alot of time validating that she really IS a valid medium that can contact the deceased and actually "bring them through". Other than this, I think the book is charming, enlightening and can say it had a strong emotional resonance with me throughout my listen.

    This was a few hours and a few dollars quite well spent.

    9 of 9 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Audrey Hustisford, WI, USA 05-09-07
    Audrey Hustisford, WI, USA 05-09-07
    HELPFUL VOTES
    7
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    12
    7
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "Very good book"

    This was a very comforting book for those of us who have lost someone close. My only complaint is the author narrates very slowly and without much expression in her voice. Otherwise, I fully recommened this book.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Fiona AucklandNew Zealand 07-08-08
    Fiona AucklandNew Zealand 07-08-08
    HELPFUL VOTES
    6
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "Fantastic"

    I absolutely loved this book. It has variety in the actual narration, provides varied perspectives on the events and I believe a positive spin to the immense loss that we as survivors feels when someone we love passes.
    This may sound odd ...but the section on suicide completely made me rethink me opinions on it. Having lost a friend this way i think you are always plagued by the "what-ifs". I guess in some way i managed to find some peace for myself in the text.
    I was riveted to this audio. I drive a lot with work and could not wait to get back into my car to listen ... i think i booked more out of town work just so that i could listen to it!
    It was an emotional experience listening to this and i have recommended it to several friends.
    You have got to listen to it....

    6 of 7 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Natasha 06-14-12
    Natasha 06-14-12 Member Since 2006
    HELPFUL VOTES
    5
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    109
    2
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "A long self-serving auditory commerical"
    What did you like best about We Are Their Heaven? What did you like least?

    This book was less about the education of the reader on the Afterlife and more like a very long auditory Infomercial for the psychic talents of Ms. DuBois. I don't doubt that Ms. DuBois is a very talented Medium, but I need a little more substance in a book than what this has to offer. It doesn't really educate the reader on anything or really even answer the question "Why the dead Never Leave Us" other than that they love us and want to see us happy.

    The book goes like this: Story after story is narrated by another voice actor about a horrible tragedy that befell them. They then talk about how amazing Allison is and how their lives are better for meeting her. Then Allison narrates and recounts her meeting and side of that particular story with this person and their reading. Do that for several hours and you have this book.

    If you plan to learn anything and/ or already believe in that afterlife and the talent of mediums, steer clear of this book. If you want to hear about multiple tragedies and how accurate Ms. DuBois was/ is in deciphering them, then buy this book.


    What aspect of Allison DuBois’s performance would you have changed?

    Ms. Dubois reads this book in the most monotone voice possible. The other voice actors did a great job.


    Was We Are Their Heaven worth the listening time?

    No.


    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Starlet San Carlos, CA, United States 03-04-10
    Starlet San Carlos, CA, United States 03-04-10 Member Since 2005
    HELPFUL VOTES
    130
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    328
    42
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    3
    0
    Overall
    "Allison DuBois is a Real Life Character"

    I never realized that Allison Dubois was a real medium in life. I have watched the Medium series on TV since its inception, staring Patricia Arquette, and just found out accidentally by coming across her book in Audible.com. I enjoy this genre and therefore liked listening to it. The real Allison Dubois narrated. She has written a couple other books that I plan on trying out as well.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Barbara 06-11-11
    Barbara 06-11-11
    HELPFUL VOTES
    10
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    136
    9
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    1
    1
    Overall
    "Believed in Allison until her awful tv appearance"

    The book was very good, and I really like Allison's voice. That is why I gave it 4 stars. She seemed so genuine, more than a professional reader ever could, and I wanted to learn all about her and the books she has written - UNTIL - I saw her on the Dec. 2010 episode of Real Housewives on which she was a guest. She was drinking Vodka, smoking, and cursing (vulger words that had to be bleeped). My heart sank, and I was devastated. She showed a lot of arrogance regarding her psychic abilities. Why would she do these things when she knew it was being filmed? Was it the Vodka? I think the people mentioned in her book are real, and that she has a gift, but I no longer wish to know more about her.

    5 of 7 people found this review helpful
  •  
    air341 03-14-09
    air341 03-14-09 Member Since 2006
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    15
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "we are their heaven"

    One of the most moving books i have ever read.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Linda 04-15-07
    Linda 04-15-07
    HELPFUL VOTES
    3
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    2
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "Wonderful!!!"

    This is such a wonderful book to read after you have lost a loved one. It made me realize that there are things we can watch for and ways we can communicate with those that have passed. I thought I was just imagining some of the things that were happening since my grandmother passed, but now I see that she can send me signs to let me know she is there for me when I need her. I was so close to her when I was growing up and now I realize she is still there to guide me if I just ask. Thank you Allison Dubois

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Cynthia joppa, MD, USA 04-04-07
    Cynthia joppa, MD, USA 04-04-07 Member Since 2006
    HELPFUL VOTES
    67
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    171
    6
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    3
    0
    Overall
    "Very comforting"

    A very enjoyable book that provides great comfort to those who believe or simply have an open mind.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 1-10 of 19 results PREVIOUS12NEXT

    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.