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The Winter Dark Audiobook

The Winter Dark

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Veteran police chief Eli Gallagher doesn't ask for much, but he does insist that his officers uphold the "serve" part of "serve and protect". Conscientious young Deputy Stan Leach takes Eli's moto to heart, maintaining a high standard of personal accountability.

When Eli's long-distance boyfriend, Gilbert Nees, telephones from Philadelphia, Eli thinks he intends to further cement their relationship. Unfortunately, Gilbert's news is anything but good. But Eli doesn't have time to wallow, because a violent act results in murder in the small town of Morristown, Mississippi.

But as Eli and Stan uncover evidence, their personal lives begin to unravel. Stan, working closely with Chief Gallagher, grows increasingly attached to Eli and learns what it really means to be an advocate of justice.

©2014 J. S. Cook (P)2016 Dreamspinner Press

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    JoAnne StJohns, NL, Canada 04-11-17
    JoAnne StJohns, NL, Canada 04-11-17 Member Since 2016
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    "K.C. Kelly Cured My Writer's Block!"
    What made the experience of listening to The Winter Dark the most enjoyable?

    K.C. Kelly's narration - it literally dissolved a terrible case of writer's block I'd been fighting for the past year or more. (I'm the author of this title, by the way.) Something about hearing Mr. Kelly's incredible talent voicing my characters sparked my creativity - a part of me I'd assumed was gone for good. I'm writing, and I'm excited about it - no, *possessed* by it is probably more accurate. The kind of excitement that feels like you're carrying a hollow glass ball around inside your chest...the kind of excitement that can't *wait* to get back to the page.... Something about hearing Mr. Kelly's voice really inspired me to think about these characters again. As soon as I did, this new story began unrolling inside my head, almost like a movie. I find I'm racing to try to keep up with it, to get everything down and not miss anything. I had been so burned out for so long, I thought I'd never write again. I'm glad I was wrong.

    K.C. Kelly, thank you a thousand times over for your brilliant narration of my book. You've inspired this author to write again.


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    Tmanusa NEW CASTLE, PA, United States 04-07-17
    Tmanusa NEW CASTLE, PA, United States 04-07-17 Member Since 2015

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    "Good Afternoon listen....."

    I liked the characters and the way the story was going but I feel like the ending and character development was rushed at the end. But at least everything was wrapped up neatly. Overall a good listen, K.C. Has a great voice.

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    Maggie M. Delaware 03-10-17
    Maggie M. Delaware 03-10-17

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    "Good storyline"

    Very good story line but I feel it was lacking in details in certain areas. It felt rushed at some points but then fine at others. Gave details when none where needed but then lacked when you would of liked more.

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    "great story - awesome narration!!"

    I really enjoyed this story. I've not read J.S. Cook previously; however, I knew that I love K.C. Kelly and took a chance. I was not disappointed!!! Highly recommend.

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