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  • The Beach Trees

  • By: Karen White
  • Narrated by: Ki Gottberg, Gin Hammond
  • Length: 15 hrs and 6 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 369
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 327
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 331

For Julie Holt, travelling to the beautiful but ravaged coast of Biloxi, Mississippi, is a journey into a secret past, and a life she never expected.... Julie first knew loss at the age of 12, when her sister disappeared, never to be found. As her once close-knit family grew apart, Julie's mother obsessively searched for the girl, and when her mother died, Julie took up the search, never letting go of the hope. Then, at an art exhibition in New York, she meets Monica....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great book! Awful southern accent

  • By amcbmoore on 07-07-11

The reader

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-01-18

The Julie character had a slow winy kinda boring voice... but loved the story line.

  • Before We Were Yours

  • A Novel
  • By: Lisa Wingate
  • Narrated by: Emily Rankin, Catherine Taber
  • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 38,950
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35,502
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 35,369

Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family's Mississippi River shantyboat. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one stormy night, Rill is left in charge - until strangers arrive in force. Wrenched from all that is familiar and thrown into a Tennessee Children's Home Society orphanage, the Foss children are assured that they will soon be returned to their parents - but they quickly realize the dark truth.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • I was rivetted, finished in three days.

  • By Lin Cloward on 06-26-17

Amazing

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-09-17

One of the most mesmerizing books I have ever heard. (Read)
Parts of the book left me crying but all of it memorable and touched me deep inside!
Love love love this book

  • Remembrance

  • By: Jude Deveraux
  • Narrated by: J. Smith-Cameron
  • Length: 3 hrs and 2 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 69
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 58
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 60

Best-selling romance writer Hayden Lane has just lost the "perfect" man, but what real man could compete with the dark intriguing character she writes about? But when a psychic tells her that Hayden has had a past life, she yearns to know more, and despite the psychic's warnings, Hayden cannot let this go.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • MY BAD - this is abridged!

  • By Belen on 01-03-16

Where's the whole story

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-23-17

Very disappointed that it missed most of the story line to shorten the book. Would of liked to hear it all!