Sammy
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(3.8 based on 123 ratings)
  • 1
    Sammy's Hill | Kristin Gore

    Sammy's Hill

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Kristin Gore
    • Narrated By Kathe Mazur
    Overall
    (79)
    Performance
    (20)
    Story
    (21)

    Comedy writer and middle daughter of Al Gore, Kristin Gore has written a funny and moving debut novel about life on Capitol Hill as seen through the eyes of Samantha Joyce, a 26-year-old health care analyst to Ohio Junior Senator Robert Gary. Hard working, idealistic, extremely competent, as well as neurotic and prone to daydreaming, Sammy, as she's known to her friends, has little time for anything, much less a relationship.

    Not Funny at All!

    I was looking forward to listening to what I thought would be an amusing story from a former comedy writer. Instead, after listening for an hour, thi..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 07 2004 by Vicki (NATICK, MA, USA)
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    Sammy's House | Kristin Gore

    Sammy's House

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Kristin Gore
    • Narrated By Kirsten Potter
    Overall
    (44)
    Performance
    (17)
    Story
    (17)

    In this incisive comedy, late 20-something Sammy Joyce, a hypochondriac, klutz, and jumper-to-conclusions, is in the White House as a health-care advisor to the newly elected administration. All her chips seem to be falling into place: she's living with her best friend and reveling in her romance with Charlie Lawton, an up-and-coming Washington Post reporter. However, soon after taking office, the administration finds itself deep in a red-hot scandal, and Charlie gets promoted to a job in New York.

    Not as good as the first novel..

    but it was okay, i still loved the leading characters, and the mix of politics was just as interesting, but it just did not have the same...umph as t..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 04 2008 by Elizabeth (archdale, NC, United States)