The Gus Murphy Series
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(3.9 based on 133 ratings)
  • 1
    Where It Hurts: The Gus Murphy Series, Book 1 | Reed Farrel Coleman

    Where It Hurts: The Gus Murphy Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated By Chris Andrew Ciulla
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (109)
    Performance
    (103)
    Story
    (103)

    Gus Murphy thought he had the world all figured out. A retired Suffolk County cop, he had everything a man could want: a great marriage, two kids, a nice house, and the rest of his life ahead of him. But when tragedy strikes, his life is thrown into complete disarray. In the course of a single deadly moment, his family is blown apart, and Gus is transformed from a man who believes he understands everything into a man who understands nothing.

    A depressing, slow-moving story.

    Coleman is an excellent writer; I was happy to have discovered him years ago. I have listened to 8 of his books and read others. I especially enjoyed ..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 06 2016 by MidwestGeek (Ann Arbor, MI, United States)
  • 2
    What You Break | Reed Farrel Coleman

    What You Break

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Reed Farrel Coleman
    • Narrated By Keith Szarabajka
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (24)
    Performance
    (23)
    Story
    (22)

    Gus Murphy and his girlfriend, Magdalena, are put in harm's way when Gus is caught up in the distant aftershocks of heinous crimes committed decades ago in Vietnam and Russia. Gus' ex-priest pal, Bill Kilkenny, introduces him to a wealthy businessman anxious to have someone look more deeply into the brutal murder of his granddaughter. Though the police already have the girl's murderer in custody, they have been unable to provide a reason for the killing.

    Better than the first but still slow & depressing.

    Gus is still depressed because of the death of his son and the breakup of his marriage. He reminds the reader about this every chance he gets. He nev..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 17 2017 by MidwestGeek (Ann Arbor, MI, United States)