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Phoenix Heart Audiobook

Phoenix Heart

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Publisher's Summary

After surviving a brutal childhood, it's hard work that has brought Melanie Brennan the good things in life: college and being accepted into a prestigious graduate school. Even so, she clings to the belief that it will be magic that will bring her true love. But it's not magic that pulls her into a life or death struggle alongside her too-handsome professor, Andrew Richards, to find evidence to clear him of charges that he blew up his lab to cover fraud. As they fly to San Francisco and struggle to find their way to the other side of a nightmare of violence, it's belief in her own courage and strength that leads her to love.

©2013 Laurie L. Crist (P)2013 Laurie L. Crist

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    Elle (AKA PlantCrone) in the great NorthWest OREGON 07-18-14

    ELLE aka PlantCrone of the Great Pacific Northwest. I enjoy almost every genre-S/F, Action, Biographies and Histories & Romance

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    "An average listen..Maybe not worth a credit though"

    I purchased this on sale and am glad I didn't spend a credit on it. Whle I might not return it, I wasn't blown away.

    I found the protagonist a bit fluffy and the probable bad guy sleazy.

    Can't highly recommend..there are many much better novels out there.

    Average.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    green ice cream garden miramar, FL United States 07-16-14
    green ice cream garden miramar, FL United States 07-16-14 Member Since 2014
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    "somewhere between liked it and eh"

    I'm too familiar with university/academic life to find many of the events in this book highly unlikely. The female lead, as usual, is annoying. The story has many typical formulas as well. In spite of all the above, it was cute.

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    Teresa NAMPA, ID, United States 07-15-16
    Teresa NAMPA, ID, United States 07-15-16 Member Since 2016

    Hello, my name is Teresa and I'm an addict.

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    "Plot gets better, but the characters are annoying."

    After randomly picking a book from my extensive list of books I have bought when they were on sale, this is what came up. At first I thought it was only a romance in which I was getting bored and debated giving up on the story. I couldn't remember what the synopsis was supposed to even be about. I also was not a fan of the heroine, she was scared of her own shadow and always sitting around fantasizing. I am not a fan of dreams or fantasies played out in books, like they were actually happening, this annoys me in stories and this story has Melanie's fantasies all the time. Then she refers to God as a "she" and the way it was portrayed just had me rolling my eyes. At this point I again almost gave up on the story but I figured I give the book 2 hours. After the initial boringness the book gets better although I barely like the main characters. Also if you looking for a clean action/romance there is no sex in this book. I recommend only getting this on sale and not spending a credit on it. Narrator's voice was almost too soft but she does okay.

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    donna Amarillo, TX, United States 04-14-15
    donna Amarillo, TX, United States 04-14-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Great romance"

    This was a very interesting story with characters that were real , characters you could identify with. I actually was emotional at times and I have read so many books that it is a rare occurrence for a character to get to me but Melanie did. This is a sweet story with no heat between the characters, but a nice kinda old-fashioned love story. The plot moved along nicely and kept my interest.

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    Sharon sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada 07-08-14
    Sharon sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada 07-08-14 Member Since 2016
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    "Loved it!"
    Would you listen to Phoenix Heart again? Why?

    Yes I would listen to this again.
    I couldn't turn it off. I listened to it in one day.
    Loved the story.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Phoenix Heart?

    I liked how she kept using to imagination and coming up with ways to save their lives.


    What about Ilyana Kadushin’s performance did you like?

    Great voice to listen too.


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