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Fifth Grave Past the Light Audiobook

Fifth Grave Past the Light: Charley Davidson, Book 5

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Publisher's Summary

Never underestimate the power of a woman on a double espresso with a mocha latte chaser high. (T-shirt)

Charley Davidson isn’t your everyday, run-of-the-mill grim reaper. She’s more of a paranormal private eye/grim reaper extraordinaire. However, she gets sidetracked when the sexy, sultry son of Satan, Reyes Farrow, moves in next door. To further complicate matters, Reyes is her main suspect in an arson case. Charley has vowed to stay away from him until she can find out the truth... but then dead women start appearing in her apartment, one after another, each lost, confused, and terrified beyond reason.

When it becomes apparent that her own sister, Gemma, is the serial killer’s next target Charley has no choice but to ask for Reyes’ help. Arsonist or not, he’s the one man alive who could protect Gemma no matter who or what came at her. But he wants something in return. Charley. All of her, body and soul. And to keep her sister safe, it is a price she is willing to pay.

Charley Davidson is at it again in Fifth Grave Past the Light, the sexy, suspenseful, and laugh-out-loud funny fifth installment of the New York Times best-selling series by Darynda Jones.

©2013 Darynda Jones (P)2013 Macmillan Audio

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    robin claremont, nh, United States 12-24-13
    robin claremont, nh, United States 12-24-13
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    What made the experience of listening to Fifth Grave Past the Light the most enjoyable?

    everything about this story...love this story..were is book 6?..keep the story going


    Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

    yes


    Which scene was your favorite?

    Charley


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

    both


    Any additional comments?

    please write book 6

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    Tara M. North Carolina 12-18-13
    Tara M. North Carolina 12-18-13 Member Since 2014
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    "Best book in the series so far!"

    Oh my God! I LOVE this series. Charlie is growing in so many ways, but doesn't become bitter or shut down with all of the bad stuff happening to her.
    You can also see her and Reyes' relationship blossom into something more than lust.

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    viviangrrl Berkeley, CA, United States 11-10-13
    viviangrrl Berkeley, CA, United States 11-10-13
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    "so much fun"

    i've only had these as audio books. best narrator ever - i love how she makes charley come to life. great addition to the series. cannot wait for book #6!

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    Tammy Jackson, TN, United States 11-03-13
    Tammy Jackson, TN, United States 11-03-13 Member Since 2017
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    "Love the Grave series!"
    Would you listen to Fifth Grave Past the Light again? Why?

    I have listened to this book 3 times since i bought it. I love how she can transition from making us laugh, to making us worry about main character, and back to making us laugh again.


    What other book might you compare Fifth Grave Past the Light to and why?

    I can't compare this book to any other book because the author gives a whole new spin on Death.


    Which scene was your favorite?

    I don't have just one favorite scene i loved the whole book.


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

    I don't want to give anything away, for those who have not read the book, but the scene between Charlie and the angry husband had me on the edge of my seat. Just an FYI do not listen to that part of the book while at work you will not get anything accomplished.


    Any additional comments?

    I can't wait for book 6

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    LR Virginia Beach, VA, United States 10-20-13
    LR Virginia Beach, VA, United States 10-20-13
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    "A favorite writer and a favorite narrator"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Fifth Grave Past the Light to be better than the print version?

    Lorelei King makes the entire series a winner. The whole concept of the Grim Reaper hooking up with the son of Satan is fantastic!


    Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

    This particular installment was full of twists and turns as well as intense emotions. Darynda Jones has really come through on this one!


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

    Lorelei KIng gives voice to the character of Reyes Farrow, and what a voice it is. The depth of the character comes through so clearly. This installment in the series leaves you wanting the next one immediately!


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

    Not to spoil the ending but that was pretty intense!


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    Jennifer R. Kee 10-08-13 Member Since 2011
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    "So Spunky!"
    Any additional comments?

    I own all of this series in print, but listened to them again when I discovered them on Audible. I love the stories and main character's sense of humor. She just cracks me up! Very enjoyable, with wit and sarcasm to make you smile!

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    melrailey Georgia, United States 10-06-13
    melrailey Georgia, United States 10-06-13 Member Since 2007
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    "More Rip Roaring Fun With the Grim Reaper"

    I absolutely love this series of books. They're fun, exciting and great mysteries to boot. This audiobook made me laugh out loud and then tingle with romance the next. The end of this book was heart wrenching and the end end was awesome. Oh and Lorelei King is an awesome narrator. She brings the characters to life in such an amazing way that I can't imagine reading the physical book could bring me half the pleasure that listening to her read me the books does. If you haven't jumped on the Charley Davidson bandwagon yet, I highly recommend you do. You won't regret it.

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    Alice WATERFORD, MI, United States 10-03-13
    Alice WATERFORD, MI, United States 10-03-13 Member Since 2010
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    "Another Winner"

    I just love these books. Great series, cant wait until the next one. You laugh, You Cry, then your on the edge of your seat then your laugh and cry some more. These books have it all. You must give them a try.

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    Lee 09-26-13
    Lee 09-26-13 Member Since 2009
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    "LOVE, LOVE, LOVE THIS SERIES!"
    What made the experience of listening to Fifth Grave Past the Light the most enjoyable?

    Charlie Davidson's humor and flippant attitude and there is lots of Reyes, and the storyline was great...as usual.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Reyes. I think I'm in love. He is so loving and sexy, but a cold and ruthless at the same time. You never really know if he is acting in Charlie's best interest.


    Which character – as performed by Lorelei King – was your favorite?

    Charlie. She is fun, strong and does her own thing. She is not sitting at home waiting for a call from Reyes or following him around. Her feeling she is not worthy of love makes her endearing.


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

    When Reyes kisses Cookie in front of all the women in the bar and later makes it clear that he is Charlie's man. Also when Swopes does the big reveal.


    Any additional comments?

    These books are so much fun. I can't wait for the next one.

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    Yvonne 09-18-13
    Yvonne 09-18-13 Member Since 2010
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    "I really like this series"

    Its fun and light hearted. Looking forward to book 6 for more snark, action, and romance.

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