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Madeline Dare
Books in series4
UNABRIDGED
(3.5 based on 145 ratings)
  • 1

    A Field of Darkness

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Cornelia Read
    • Narrated By Hillary Huber
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (81)
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    (17)
    Story
    (19)

    Madeline Dare, a tough-talking, shotgun-toting ex-debutante, is not your average detective. Then again, not much about her life is what she expected. Born of old money into high society, she married into a Syracuse farming family and a bottom-of-the-food-chain job writing puff pieces for the local newspaper. Her emotional barometer these days ranges from dry irony to whining exasperation.

    Jovanna says: "A lot of fun"
    A lot of fun

    It takes a couple of chapters to get into, but this book is well worth the time. The mystery has a quite satisfying resolution, but getting there is ..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 10 2007 by Jovanna (Andalusia, AL, USA)
  • 2

    The Crazy School

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Cornelia Read
    • Narrated By Hillary Huber
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (57)
    Performance
    (16)
    Story
    (15)

    Madeline Dare has traded in the drudgery of life in backwoods Syracuse, New York, for work as a teacher at Santangelo Academy, a boarding school for emotionally disturbed teenagers in the Berkshires. Behind the ornate gates of the academy, she finds a disturbing realm where students and teachers must follow the dean's bizarre therapies.

    Molly says: "Great narration"
    Great narration

    While deviant psychotherapeutic techniques can be fascinating regardless of plot or character development, this story is quite compelling. But what re..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 13 2010 by Molly (Encino, CA, United States)
  • 3

    Invisible Boy

    • UNABRIDGED
    • By Cornelia Read
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  • 4

    Valley of Ashes

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Cornelia Read
    • Narrated By Hillary Huber
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (7)
    Performance
    (7)
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    (7)

    Madeline Dare trades New York's gritty streets for the tree-lined avenues of Boulder, Colorado, when her husband, Dean, lands a promising job. Madeline, now a full-time homemaker and mother to beautiful toddler twin girls, has achieved everything she thought she always wanted, but with her husband constantly on the road, she's fighting a losing battle against the Betty Friedan riptide of suburban/maternal exhaustion, angst, and sheer loneliness. A new freelance newspaper gig helps her get her mojo back.

    Cynthia says: "Bit less mystery, bit sadder; still Dare!"
    Bit less mystery, bit sadder; still Dare!

    Followers of Madeline Dare will want to tune in-- Read's snappy prose and Huber's pitch-perfect narration are again an unbeatable combination. But it'..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 03 2013 by Cynthia (Anchorage, AK, United States)