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Shelter Mountain Audiobook

Shelter Mountain

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Publisher's Summary

Marine veteran John "Preacher" Middleton intimidates just about everyone who walks into his bar. But when an abused young mother comes in, seeking protection from her ex-husband, Preacher promises to become her guardian - and maybe something more.

©2007 Robyn Carr; (P)2009 Recorded Books, LLC

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    Bron Los Banos, CA, United States 08-16-09
    Bron Los Banos, CA, United States 08-16-09
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    "Touching"

    This was the second book to the Virgin River series and just as wonderful as the first book.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Shay 06-16-09
    Shay 06-16-09 Listener Since 2008
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    "Second one even better than the first!"

    Second book in the Virgin River Series and even better than the first. I so wanted to know more about Mel and Jack, and what happened to Liz and Rick and of course Preacher! And its all there is this second book! Once more narrator Therese Plummer brings the charactures alive! I really enjoy listening to her read a book!
    Countin the days till i can purchase no 3!!!!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    judith Shawnee, KS, United States 02-11-10
    judith Shawnee, KS, United States 02-11-10 Member Since 2007
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    "Shelter Mountain"

    Too many "he said, she said." Short sentence structures and shallow content. Some good information on abuse.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Joanna SCOTTSDALE, AZ, United States 01-09-10
    Joanna SCOTTSDALE, AZ, United States 01-09-10 Member Since 2016

    Used to read classic lit for pleasure of well-written prose. Now, with MS, it's thrillers, courtroom/police dramas, and adventure to escape!

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    "Okay if you like Romance books"

    Robyn Carr seems to have developed her writing skills in this novel, and I must say it was okay. Not great, just okay, but better than Virgin River. Again the character development is lacking, but improved, the storyline is shallow, but has it's moments. I won't be reading any more from Robyn Carr, but if you like gooey Romance novels you will probably enjoy the Virgin River series.

    4 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Book Worm Merrillville, IN 07-10-09
    Book Worm Merrillville, IN 07-10-09 Member Since 2016
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    "Sweet Romance"

    I enjoyed Shelter Mountain. The topic of domestic abuse is handled very well by Carr here. And the love story between Faith and Preacher evolved slowly, sweetly. And we get to hear more about characters from book 1 as well as get introduced to a new character. And this is why I only gave the book 3 stars. While I do enjoy the feeling of community you get when reading a Robyn Carr novel, I thought she tackled a bit too much in book 2. I would have preferred the book to focus mostly on Faith and Preacher. But I don't want to undersell this book. This is a sweet, feel good love story.

    4 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    dancejones 03-26-10
    dancejones 03-26-10 Member Since 2008
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    "Predictable"

    I agree with all the other negative reviews here and also add that the book is extremely predictable. If you have a brain, don't waste your time with this like I did.

    3 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Elizabeth Cooke 12-20-16 Member Since 2017
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    "Tear jerker"

    I do not cry much when reading books but this one was a tear jerker.

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    Debbie 09-02-16
    Debbie 09-02-16 Member Since 2012
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    "Love this !"

    will continue reading this series of books! Makes me feel good! Love the people and all there family struggles and how they over come!

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    nancy 07-31-16
    nancy 07-31-16 Member Since 2013
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    "nice story"

    enjoyed hearing more of jack and Mel adding a great ending for his friend preacher

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    CHRIS HARPER WOODS, MI, United States 07-20-16
    CHRIS HARPER WOODS, MI, United States 07-20-16 Member Since 2014

    Reading and listening is fundamental.

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    "great sequel"

    well written. narrator did an awesome job. I was hooked from the first words. author filled in a lot of the missing pieces from the previous book.

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