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Forgive Me Audiobook

Forgive Me

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Publisher's Summary

PI Angie DeRose strives to find and rescue endangered runaways - work that stands in stark contrast to her own safe, idyllic childhood. But in the wake of her mother's sudden death, Angie makes a life-altering discovery.

Hidden among the mementos in her parents' attic is a photograph of a little girl, with a code and a handwritten message on the back: "May God forgive me." Angie has no idea what it means, and her father claims to know nothing. The lies she unearths will bring her past and present together with terrifying force. And everything she cherishes will be threatened by the repercussions of one long-ago choice - and an enemy who will kill to keep a secret hidden forever.

©2016 Daniel Palmer (P)2016 Dreamscape Media, LLC

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    Patricia Eggemeyer 12-27-16 Member Since 2010
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    "What a shame..."
    Would you try another book from Daniel Palmer and/or Tavia Gilbert?

    Palmer YES! Gilbert NOOOOOOO!


    How would you have changed the story to make it more enjoyable?

    Literally ANY other narrator.


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    So breathy and melodramatic about everything. A simple statement like "He took me to McDonalds" was made with a breathlessness that made the narrator sound like she'd just finished a marathon. All male voices made the characters sound like they were idiots.


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    Disappointment that it probably would have been an entertaining listen if I hadn't been distracted by the bad narration.


    Any additional comments?

    Someone must have told Ms. Gilbert that her breathless delivery of EVERY SINGLE LINE is "riveting". They lied! It really is just irritating and distracting. Please Tavia, just...stop it!

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    D. Ruelle Texas 06-18-16
    D. Ruelle Texas 06-18-16 Member Since 2010

    Avid listener of mystery thrillers. Love John Sandford, Michael Connelly, Lee Child, James Lee Burke and James Patterson.

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    "Excellent"

    Excellent start to finish! I am a big fan of Daniel Palmer's writing and this one was a very good read with lots of twists.

    9 of 10 people found this review helpful
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    Wendy 01-07-17
    Wendy 01-07-17

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    "Great story but overly dramatic delivery"

    Too many exhausting breathless passages for me. I found the delivery distracting. Excellent plot however- so I stayed to the end.

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Michelle 10-04-16
    Michelle 10-04-16
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    "I ENJOYED THIS IN ONE DAY!"

    I couldn't stop listening! Thank goodness it was my day off and I could listen while I took care of chores. I love the main characters and how their stories intertwine. This is a sticky subject line and Daniel Palmer tackled it so well. I believe this is my first Daniel Palmer book but it definitely won't be my last. I would love to see PI Angie DeRose become a series.

    "This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review courtesy of Audiobookboom”

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Luv2Read 03-28-17
    Luv2Read 03-28-17
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    "Twisty McTwisterson!"

    Great book with a new (albeit very disturbing) storyline that gets to you on a few levels. I found myself screaming at Nadine to start and then feeling sad and sick and then hopeful! Interesting book with 2 storylines really, it keeps you interested!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Maia 03-03-17
    Maia 03-03-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Gripping and cleverly written"

    I can't believe this was read by one person! She was spectacular! The best performance I've heard on an audio book. I sat in my car in parking lots waiting to hear what came next. This made a sad "buzzword" very real for me and I appreciated the raw writing. Excellent all around.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Elice Lehmann SAN ANTONIO, TX, US 01-05-17
    Elice Lehmann SAN ANTONIO, TX, US 01-05-17 Member Since 2014
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    "Great listen!"

    I loved the storyline. You really feel for the victim and I found myself more cautious with what I allowed my kids to do. Scary world out there.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    CATHERINE Margaretville, NY, United States 12-29-16
    CATHERINE Margaretville, NY, United States 12-29-16 Member Since 2010
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    "Started out well"

    Too much going on. Very disjointed. Actually, this could have been two separate books. Could have used a good editor

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    i. Ski Duluth, Minnesota 01-27-17
    i. Ski Duluth, Minnesota 01-27-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Terrible story made worse by over-wrought narrator"

    If you are a fan of trafficking, then this is your book. I don't understand how it was published, let alone picked up for Audible. Don't waste time and credits on this.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    John 06-19-17
    John 06-19-17 Member Since 2006
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    "Kept waiting for this to get better...it didn't"
    What would have made Forgive Me better?

    A better plot line, a focus on one story, not several jumbled stories. Might've been better if read in print, but did not enjoy it in audible.


    What was most disappointing about Daniel Palmer’s story?

    Jumbled story lines and too much drama, not enough action.


    What didn’t you like about Tavia Gilbert’s performance?

    Performance was okay - seemed to capture the dramatic moments...but those seemed interminable!


    Any additional comments?

    May be the third or fourth book I started listening to and just couldn't finish. Just wasn't enough there to keep me engaged as a listener.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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