Songs of the Seraphim
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(3.4 based on 267 ratings)
  • 1

    Angel Time: The Songs of the Seraphim

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Anne Rice
    • Narrated By Paul Michael
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (153)
    Performance
    (59)
    Story
    (63)

    The novel opens in the present. At its center: Toby O'Dare - a contract killer of underground fame on assignment to kill once again. A soulless soul, a dead man walking, he lives under a series of aliases - just now: Lucky the Fox - and takes his orders from "The Right Man." Into O'Dare's nightmarish world of lone and lethal missions comes a mysterious stranger, a seraph, who offers him a chance to save rather than destroy lives.

    K. Pounds says: "Good, but the resolution felt a bit anticlimactic"
    Good, but the resolution felt a bit anticlimactic

    As usual, Anne Rice's writing voice is mesmerizing, and she makes you care for and get involved with her characters. In this book, though, the main ch..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 15 2009 by K. Pounds (New Mexico)
  • 2

    Of Love and Evil

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Anne Rice
    • Narrated By Paul Michael
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (114)
    Performance
    (58)
    Story
    (60)

    Anne Rice’s lyrical, haunting new novel is a metaphysical thriller of angels and assassins that once again summons up dark and dangerous worlds set in times past. Anne Rice takes us to other realms, this time to the world of 15th-century Rome, a city of domes and rooftop gardens, rising towers and crosses beneath an ever-shifting layer of clouds; familiar hills and tall pines....of Michelangelo and Raphael, of the Holy Inquisition and of Leo X....

    Kathy says: "Very Engaging"
    Very Engaging

    I have been a fan of Anne Rice in the past but this short book surprised me. It was an easy listen that kept me interested.

    Reviewed on December 29 2010 by Kathy (Titusville, FL, United States)