Backstabber

Narrated by: Annie Aldington
Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
3.5 out of 5 stars (7 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

The final thrilling showdown between the Mitchells and the Butlers. This is Kimberley Chambers at her heart-stopping best! 

One of them has a gun to his head. Who will pull the trigger? 

When king of the underworld Vinny Butler goes into business with respected villain Eddie Mitchell, it's a match made in East End legend. Friends and family are treated like gold, enemies like rats - it's the life. 

Then mysterious packages arrive, dead creatures and threats. Someone is out for revenge. Who the enemy is, nobody knows; anyone could be taking a pop. The gypsies who cursed Eddie, ghosts from Vinny's past, enemies needing revenge. Even their own flesh and blood? There are some people you should never cross, some who can't forgive or forget. 

Who is the backstabber? 

At the end of this audiobook continue listening for the exclusive chapter of Queenie, Kimberley Chambers' newest story and the gripping prequel to the brilliant Butler series. 

©2017 Kimberley Chambers (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers

Critic Reviews

"This beautifully crafted, sharp, well-paced novel will keep you hooked until the very end. An outstanding tale of betrayal, violence and love. Buy it. Read it. You'll love it. I did." (Amanda Prowse)

"Easily as good as Martina Cole." (News of the World

"[A] fast-paced tale with gritty authenticity." (The Guardian)

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  • Poppey
  • 04-25-17

The End?

This has been one rollercoaster of a ride; but all good things must come to an end and for that I am sad as I will miss the Butlers and the Mitchells, apart from one or two members that is.

I found this little gem when several of the books had already been released, and I am so glad I did. Listening to several installments one after the other really draws you into the lives of the people involved.

Narration was faultless and was absolutely perfect for this series.

I will certainly be watching for the next release from Kimberley Chambers, whom I consider to be one of the best authors I have had the pleasure to listen to.

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  • melody nelson
  • 02-20-17

Brilliant

The conclusion to the Butler, Mitchell and Ohara saga, with a twist and turn in every chapter.
It's not just the way this is written but the way it's told by Annie, who brings all the characters to life.
Brilliant

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  • chrissie
  • 02-28-17

brilliant !!

Where does Backstabber rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

one of the best

Who was your favorite character and why?

queenie such a lovely charater

What about Annie Aldington’s performance did you like?

Annie Aldington is one of the best narrators she drags you right into everything she reads

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

when vinnie went to get his son for the murder of his daughter

Any additional comments?

brilliant book read by a fabulous narrator

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 03-24-18

irresistible

Great read. Narrator gives it lfe. Would recommend this everyone. Thoroughly enjoyable. Next one please!

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  • steve
  • 01-29-18

The first book I have read by this author

Great book and story line. Have just purchased another Kimberley Chambers book and can't wait to get going

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  • Emma Jones
  • 12-03-17

Gripping!

Great listen! I’ve read all her books and was never disappointed. Recommended a great ending

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  • VIC CONLIN
  • 04-25-20

Justice in the end

Read all the stories about the two families and loved them would like to know what happened to Frankie and little Vinnie’s children !

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  • shaun brown
  • 12-22-19

Great book

Love this author, lots of twists and turns in a brilliant story, looking forward to next one.

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  • hogg99
  • 09-29-19

Brilliant

Have had all the Butler family books. Very enjoyable. Only criticism being that the monologue around sex is very predictable and becomes boring. Would be better just saying they had amazing sex.

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  • Emma
  • 08-31-19

Fantastic finale

If you have read the Butler trilogy then you will love this final book.. it's brilliant from start to finish. absolutely loved Queenie and Joycie.. Well worth reading or listening too..

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 01-08-18

I have really enjoyed the Butler series

Loved it as good as Martina Cole narration by Annie Aldington as good as always.