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Dark Witch Audiobook
Dark Witch
Written by: 
Nora Roberts
Narrated by: 
Katherine Kellgren
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Dark Witch Audiobook

Dark Witch: The Cousins O'Dwyer Trilogy, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

From number-one New York Times best-selling author Nora Roberts comes a trilogy about the land we’re drawn to, the family we learn to cherish, and the people we long to love.…

With indifferent parents, Iona Sheehan grew up craving devotion and acceptance. From her maternal grandmother, she learned where to find both: a land of lush forests, dazzling lakes, and centuries-old legends. Ireland.

County Mayo, to be exact. Where her ancestors’ blood and magic have flowed through generations - and where her destiny awaits.

Iona arrives in Ireland with nothing but her Nan’s directions, an unfailingly optimistic attitude, and an innate talent with horses. Not far from the luxurious castle where she is spending a week, she finds her cousins, Branna and Connor O’Dwyer. And since family is family, they invite her into their home and their lives.

When Iona lands a job at the local stables, she meets the owner, Boyle McGrath. Cowboy, pirate, wild tribal horsemen, he’s three of her biggest fantasy weaknesses all in one big, bold package.

Iona realizes that here she can make a home for herself - and live her life as she wants, even if that means falling head over heels for Boyle. But nothing is as it seems. An ancient evil has wound its way around Iona’s family tree and must be defeated. Family and friends will fight with each other and for each other to keep the promise of hope - and love – alive.…

Don’t miss the next two books in the Cousins O’Dwyer Trilogy!

©2013 Nora Roberts (P)2013 Brilliance Audio, all rights reserved.

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    ladigolfer Space Coast 01-19-15
    ladigolfer Space Coast 01-19-15 Member Since 2012

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    "Great performance"

    I will read anything Nora Roberts pens and I will listen to anything Katherine Kellgren narrates. Her depth or narration brings the book to life.

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    Liz R Rochester, MN United States 01-18-15
    Liz R Rochester, MN United States 01-18-15 Member Since 2011
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    "Don't waste your credit!"



    Usually Nora Roberts delivers a pretty fun ride. This is not one.

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    amy 01-12-15
    amy 01-12-15 Member Since 2016
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    "Highly recommended"

    If you love Nora Roberts or the paranormal, then you'll love this trilogy. It's one of my 3 favorite trilogies of hers.

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    Dana Canada 01-11-15
    Dana Canada 01-11-15 Member Since 2010
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    "I LOVED THIS NARRATOR!!!"
    If you could sum up Dark Witch in three words, what would they be?

    Highly entertaining book!


    Have you listened to any of Katherine Kellgren’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    This is my first listen to KK, and I was very impressed. Sadly the rest of the series used other readers so I will not be buying those books in audible form. I have read other comments on how the different narrators did not measure up and I would rather not be disappointed as I was so entertained by this reading.


    Any additional comments?

    I can honestly say the story was great, but that I am not sure if it was great because of the narrator, or if it would have still been great without her. I suspect the narrator made this book.

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    Joy West Jefferson, NC, United States 01-09-15
    Joy West Jefferson, NC, United States 01-09-15 Member Since 2015

    Love to read as I drive; never leave home without. Love the Cousins O'Dwyer Books #1 - made me feel I was there. Narrator X-celent! Purrfekt

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    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    I certainly would recommend


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Dark Witch?

    The entire book, for me and my hubby, was the enchantment and the narrator who gave me a feeling I was there IN the story, looking on.


    Have you listened to any of Katherine Kellgren’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    I cannot say; I've just begun to read this type book, it was NOT in my typical selections however, I am NOW a 'FAN'... especially if SHE is the one reading!

    She brings life to the story


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

    It made me want MORE... I live this life; I love this life - it's what I DO.

    I was totally captivated. I want more with HER reading than any others as they would not do it justice.


    Any additional comments?

    I am a metaphysican- love the cadence and the realism and, Katherine's voice lent to the entire 'package'

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    Hope aragon 01-05-15
    Hope aragon 01-05-15
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    "the dark witches..."

    loved the romance and story line..but the narrator yells a bit..other then that she does well..

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    J. Fuge 01-05-15
    J. Fuge 01-05-15 Member Since 2014

    something better

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    "Engaging Fun Entertaining"

    Such a good read. The narration done with skill,energy, and passion. Absolutely enthralling and compelling.

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    M. Nally kansas 01-02-15
    M. Nally kansas 01-02-15 Member Since 2016

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    "Great Book!!"

    I loved this book! It is a new favorite. it exceeded my expectations. This narrator is the best I've heard!! She is fantastic!!

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    I. Coomes CROFTON, MD United States 01-02-15
    I. Coomes CROFTON, MD United States 01-02-15 Member Since 2015

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    "Wonderful!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Dark Witch to be better than the print version?

    The audio version enhances the story. I started the book intheaudio version but finished it in paperback. The storyteller portraying the characters in their native dialect - Irish is wonderful and brings the whole story to life.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    All of them are wonderful from Branna, Connor, Meara, Boyle, Fin and Iona are my favorites.


    What about Katherine Kellgren’s performance did you like?

    Full bodied and true to characters.


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    There were several moments that were really moving.


    Any additional comments?

    I already have the rest of the trilogy and can't wait to finish them.

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    Chris 01-01-15
    Chris 01-01-15
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    "Started with depth, then died a shallow death"

    The beginning was based in old Ireland. Beautifully written, deep and intriguing. The kind of book you dream of curling up with on a wet, wintry day. Sadly, as soon as it switched to modern times, the story died a shallow death.

    Too much teenage-like romance and obvious events. I guess this is common for Nora Roberts, but the audio preview and write-up promised so much more.

    Shame, because I loved all except the main character. She was made out as a chatterbox. Her squeaky, depthless dialog spoiled what could have otherwise been a very enveloping story.

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