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Bitter Ashes Audiobook

Bitter Ashes: Bitter Ashes, Book 1

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Madeline knew her life was strange, and not just because she could sense the emotions of others. Having people die by your hand on two separate occasions can make a girl question her very existence. Still, she never thought she'd wake up in a world straight out of Norse myth. A world where corpses reanimate all on their own, and she's supposed to be their executioner.

A normal person would run screaming into the night, but there's something about dark and alluring Alaric that's giving Madeline pause, and it's not the fact that he turns a little feline from time to time.

©2015 Sara C Roethle (P)2016 Sara C Roethle

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    Writing this review because of the editing. Several repeated lines and pauses. I found it distracting.

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    Narration and story were good, editing not so much. There were overlong pauses and repeated sentences throughout the story. I really should have taken off a star for it but the story was really good and I haven't heard a good new plot twist in a while.

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    I enjoyed the story and will probably purchase the next instalment but not if it has the same narrator the double backs on sentences and mispronounced words were very distracting

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    didn't care for narrator's portrayal of male characters, at times the tone of voice didn't fit the situation

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