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Carnal Innocence Audiobook

Carnal Innocence

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Publisher's Summary

New York Times best-selling novelist Nora Roberts captivates millions of fans with her provocative blend of scorching passion and chilling suspense. With Carnal Innocence, she creates a gripping tale of murder, infatuation, and true love in a small southern town. After beautiful concert violinist Caroline Waverly breaks up with her conductor and lover Luis, she escapes to her late grandmother’s home in Innocence, Mississippi. Instead of peace and tranquility, however, she finds the town torn with suspicion over two brutal murders. When she discovers a third victim in the murky waters behind her house, she turns to her dangerously handsome neighbor, Tucker Longstreet, for protection. But Tucker has a reputation for breaking hearts - even worse, the police count him their number one suspect.

You’ll want to lean back in your easy chair and let Nora Robert’s steamy prose and Tom Stechschulte’s stirring interpretation transport you to Innocence where the nights are filled with promise and secrets are hard to keep.

©1991 Nora Roberts (P)1999 Recorded Books, LLC

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    Ariel 05-29-12
    Ariel 05-29-12 Member Since 2009
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    "Outstanding."

    I've always been a fan of Nora Roberts' more thriller/mystery based novels. So when I came across this one and realized that I hadn't heard it yet, I instantly bought it. While the narration was vaguely annoying at times, (The accents bothered me some) the book itself was outstanding. As I was listening, I was sitting on the edge of my seat, racking my brain to figure out who the killer was. Most times with some of Nora's books, it's obvious as to who the murderer will be before you even get to the end. This one, though, I never saw it coming.

    I was blindsided when I heard who the murderer was. The character was one of my favorites, and when I heard just who it was, I was mind blown. It was the last thing I had suspected, and I must give a round of applause to Mrs. Roberts for her outstanding plot twist. This book was greatly worth the money and time spent listening, and I've already suggested it to many people. This is a great buy.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Hilda Harp Oklahoma 05-25-12
    Hilda Harp Oklahoma 05-25-12 Member Since 2011
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    "Loved it!"
    Would you listen to Carnal Innocence again? Why?

    Yes, I loved the characters and they reminded me of folks in my own small rural town


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Carnal Innocence?

    When Tucker made love to Caroline in that slow seductive tone only a southern gentlemen can do.


    What does Tom Stechschulte bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    His voice is like Butter!


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

    When Cy realized that he was not to blame for his father's death


    Any additional comments?

    One of the best Nora Roberts books so far. Im off to find another.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 09-14-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Carnal Innocence"

    A love story intertwined with a series of murders of innocent women by a deranged murder not revealed to the listener til the end.

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    Judy R Puyallup, WA 08-29-17
    Judy R Puyallup, WA 08-29-17 Member Since 2015

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    "Great story!"
    Where does Carnal Innocence rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    This was a fabulous book to listen to. I enjoyed the slow, southern drawls - and they were very effective


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Carnal Innocence?

    When she realized he wasn't the "bad boy" she assumed he was!


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Definitely!


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    readalong 08-20-17
    readalong 08-20-17

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    "Great"

    This book was just great one of the best romantic murder books I've listened to. With an unbelievable twisted ending.

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    Author Friend 08-14-17
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    "Could not handle the overdone accents. Returned."

    Narrator has pleasant voice but accents were like listening to Foghorn Leghorn. Intolerable.

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    Susan O. Baker 06-24-17 Member Since 2009
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    "Disappointing Old Nora Roberts Book"
    Any additional comments?

    I love recent Nora Roberts books. This is an early Nora Roberts book written before she perfected her writing.

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    sandra harris 06-14-17 Member Since 2013
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    "GREAT BOOK."

    Loved the twists and turns throughout the book.The narrator was great he makes the listener feel like they are in the Delta of Mississippi.

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    Book junkie Pennsylvania 06-13-17
    Book junkie Pennsylvania 06-13-17

    I love to read, so much so that I now read through audio books even when I'm driving.

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    "Another great Nora Roberts hit!"
    What did you love best about Carnal Innocence?

    I loved Tucker Longstreet's character. Smooth, laid-back but intense when necessary.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Carnal Innocence?

    Since I just finished listening to the book, the end-climax was very surprising and memorable.


    Have you listened to any of Tom Stechschulte’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    No I haven't, but this won't be my last.


    If you could take any character from Carnal Innocence out to dinner, who would it be and why?

    I want Tucker Longstreet not only to go out to dinner, but to be my book boyfriend too!


    Any additional comments?

    Very impressed with the narrator, Tom Stechschulte and would like to listen to more books narrated by him.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    brandy 04-25-17
    brandy 04-25-17 Member Since 2015
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    "I was consumed with this story!!"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes it was a very exciting book!


    What did you like best about this story?

    I loved that you couldn't predict anything. It was surprising and shocking!!


    Which scene was your favorite?

    When Austin shot up Caroline's house trying to get at Tucker!


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It was a great book. I was engrossed with the story...all of it.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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