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Mercy Audiobook

Mercy: Buchanan-Renard, Book 2

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Publisher's Summary

New York Times best-selling author Julie Garwood takes listeners from New Orleans' exclusive Garden District to the backwoods of Louisiana's mysterious bayou country in an unforgettable novel of passion and suspense that cuts straight to the heart.

When esteemed Justice Department attorney Theo Buchanan is struck ill at a New Orleans gala, Dr. Michelle Renard works fast to save his life. Soon, Theo finds himself in a race to save her when Michelle is targeted by a deadly crime ring. They call themselves the Sowing Club, a devious foursome driven by greed to accumulate millions in a secret bank account. Now they're dead set on silencing Michelle, who might know the secret behind the killing of one of their wives. Dodging a world-class hit man and a band of cunning criminals, Michelle and Theo walk a narrow path between passion and survival.

©2001 Julie Garwood (P)2013 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

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    Tweety 02-22-16
    Tweety 02-22-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Mercy me"

    This was a good audiobook couldn't put it down I wanted to see what was going to happen. It was like watching a movie on mute.

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    Linda Keillor 11-24-15 Member Since 2013
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    "Great Audiobook"

    Julie Garwood is a master at developing characters and plots. Suspense, mystery, and romance from beginning until end.

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    Karen 09-06-15
    Karen 09-06-15

    Sassy dialogue, humor, and a great reader are important to me.

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    ""Watch Out For Lois""
    What did you love best about Mercy?

    Lots of humor, but if you are in a hurry, you will miss it. This is my second time to listen since first recorded and I really can appreciate Ms Garwoods' classic understated humor. Our hero's interaction with John Patrick is priceless. His description of "Lois" will grab your heart.


    What did you like best about this story?

    deep tenderness, but you can miss it if you are not relaxed to listen


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

    C.T. grows on you with this listen. At first I had to get use to her performance, but found she is very good. I was very surprised at re listening to this story. I am now a fan of hers and will seek out more of her work.


    Any additional comments?

    When Ms Garwood recorded most of this series, I was too busy to really appreciate her ability for subtle humor. I will now have to go back and re listen. DO NOT MISS SWEET TALK! I just re listened and LOVED it. I had not given it a great review at the time and am now greatly sorry I can not take back that review. I love Angela Dawe reading of it.

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    David 07-14-15
    David 07-14-15 Member Since 2014
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    "This one is a Doozie!!!!"

    I own this book in a hardback copy never listened till now and of all Ms Garwood's Books this one is the best story ever it has all good intrigued enough romance and funny situations that makes this story well balance the explicit language was required and well annunciation by the narrator she was never flat and use the correct sounds and made characters come really alive,this would be a great television mini series or an actual small budget movie, I hope that Ms Gardwood's next book that I will purchase has the same elements as this one,great story to listen,and for those people that will buy this book also I recommend the next book, that brings these characters together again and listen is also a great story is Kill joy, buy it you won't regret it.

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    Bowman Crew 07-03-15
    Bowman Crew 07-03-15 Member Since 2014

    Full Time Business Manager and mom to 5 boys and 1 girl, in every spare minute I have I'm reading or listening. I LOVE AUDIBLE

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    "The book was great... The narration was just ok"

    I really enjoyed the story and the narrator would be fantastic in any other book where a male southern accent isn't a part of the story... Esp a Cajun accent. Every single time she spoke as one of the male characters I was reminded of Yogi Bear saying"Heya BooBoo!! Get thata pick-i-nick basket!" It was so annoying in a funny way. I couldn't helping laughing at her voices even in serious parts of the book. Entertaining though. Worth an on sale price for sure, worth a credit as a story hands down!

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    Bayou Teche Belle Louisiana 06-21-15
    Bayou Teche Belle Louisiana 06-21-15 Member Since 2014

    Hope Springs Eternal!

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    "Be ready to ride an emotional roller coaster!"
    If you could sum up Mercy in three words, what would they be?

    Funny Tender Excitement!!


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Mercy?

    Meeting her brother :)


    What about Christina Traister’s performance did you like?

    She is awesome!!!!! Accents were on target!!!!!


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes - - - couldn't turn it off!!!!!


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    Debra United States 05-12-15
    Debra United States 05-12-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Very entertaining"

    I have listened to this audio book four times and enjoyed it each time. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

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    Mellissa P. 04-22-15
    Mellissa P. 04-22-15

    I'm a 38 year old Army Wife. My favorite authors are N. Roberts, Feehan, L. K. Hamilton, J. Garwood, S. Kenyon and D. Koontz.

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    "Another Hit!"

    Julie Garwood never fails. I've read most of her books, including all but a few in this series and have yet to be disappointed. I wasn't sure that listening would be as enjoyable as reading for myself but was pleasantly surprised. The narrator did a fantastic job. She was able to not only make the characters distinguishable but added the accents as well.

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    Yu Yan 04-03-15
    Yu Yan 04-03-15
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    OMG! I've never wanted an ending to come so soon. The narrator was great but goodness the story was as slow as a snail and it's just unrealistic how long it took for anyone to catch on with the stupid club. And how the package was taken too. Pathetic. And they didn't even catch all the bad guys too.
    I don't know, I'm just so unimpressed and that's just sad for a Julie Garwood story.

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    Karen M. Arlington, VA 03-15-15
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    "Ear splitting narration"

    The story was great, but the narrator's male southern accent was terrible. Whenever "Daddy" was talking the volume and pitch went much higher than the rest of the narration leading to an unpleasant experience.

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