Jacob MacArthur Catlin. A renegade ex-CIA agent whose name is still whispered in tones of hatred and admiration throughout Southeast Asia. Now it is his job to make sure Lindsay Danner succeeds . .and lives.
Two puppets on a string. In a maze of intrigue, where each deadly twist and turn leads deeper into deception and forbidden desire, friends can be enemies. Truth may be lies. Trust is a dirty word. And the only chance of getting out of this game means breaking all the rules.
©2006 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
This is one of my all time favorite books by Elizabeth Lowell. I have read the hard copy over and over to the point the book is falling apart - I was so disappointed when I purchased this and realized, after I was half way through the book, that it was abridged! I kept thinking my memory of the storyline was faulty. I just don't understand the concept of abridging an audio book - what's the point? It's my own fault for not paying attention, but I'm still very disappointed.
It wasn't in the abridged version
The ENTIRE book
Yes, I thought the story moved quickly and it had lots of turns and twists.
I did listen to the story in one day, as I did my house work and yard work.
It was a story worth listening to.
If you want a sickly sweet girl novel, this would be the perfect listen. Not what I expected.
Tell us about yourself! Love to listen to jazz, r/b and listen to erotic or a good paranormal sci-fi and " good narration is everything"
Good story just wish it wasn't abridge had a lot of action, drama, spies, cold hearted agent finds he's not as heartless as he think
Tell Me No Lies would rank in the top 20% of audiobooks I've listened to.
I have not read the printed version.
Both the male and female protagonists. The ying and yang of their characters complimented each other perfectly.
Even though this is a shorter 'read' than I usually endeavor, this book fascinated me with its description of how some archealogical artifacts could be dated and could be used as a political tool. The two main protagonists characters appear initially to be polars apart in their ethics and history, yet as the story progressed, the Eastern philosophical context of the ying and the yang being necessary to create and heal a whole fairly jumps out at the reader, without even having to think on it. The story line flows well, showing the intricasies of truth in dating artifacts as interwoven as the espionage of politcal jockeying. There is action aplenty and thought provocking twists and turns throughout.
The reader was consistant in her portrayal of characters as well as interesting in her inflections. Even the 'boring' portions of the archaeological explainations was made easier to attend. Overall, this was a 'can't wait to get in the car and listen' kind of book.
The narrator voice was annoying. The constant repeating of the same word, "bronze" was getting on my nerves. There wasn't pauses to even take in the words or what was going on in the scene. There was no reflection or emotion in the audiobook. Overall disappointing and not worth the purchase. I couldn't tell even if they were together or not. I was lost at some points during the book.
no - I can not even get interested enough to finish the book so I can not even finish the review
I love this story and the performance was awesome. My only complaint is that no matter how often and how long I have looked I can only find the Abridged version and I would dearly love to listen to and own an Unabridged version
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