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Private: #1 Suspect Audiobook

Private: #1 Suspect

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Publisher's Summary

Unsolvable cases

Since former Marine Jack Morgan started Private, it has become the world's most effective investigation firm--sought out by the famous and the powerful to discreetly handle their most intimate problems. Private's investigators are the smartest, the fastest, and the most technologically advanced in the world--and they always uncover the truth.

Impossible murders

When his former lover is found murdered in Jack Morgan's bed, he is instantly the number one suspect. While Jack is under police investigation, the mob strong-arms him into recovering $30 million in stolen pharmaceuticals for them. And the beautiful manager of a luxury hotel chain persuades him to quietly investigate a string of murders at her properties.

The #1 suspect is Jack Morgan

While Jack is fighting for his life, one of his most trusted colleagues threatens to leave Private, and Jack realizes he is confronting the cleverest and most powerful enemies ever. With more action, more intrigue, and more twists than ever before, Private: #1 Suspect is James Patterson at his unstoppable best.

©2012 James Patterson (P)2011 Hachette

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    Nancy Rousseau 04-02-12
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    "Great listen - thoroughly enjoyable"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Private: #1 Suspect to be better than the print version?

    I prefer audio books to print so I can listen in the car.


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

    The plo moved fast, but not too fast and was very interesting.


    What about Scott Shepherd???s performance did you like?

    Easy voice to listen to.


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

    Yes


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    YaYaMamaSara 03-31-12 Member Since 2013

    Sara A :)

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    "Not as good as Private!"

    Patterson is kind of like Pizza...even when it's bad, it's still pretty good! Book was still enjoyable and hard to put down.

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    knitgirl 03-29-12
    knitgirl 03-29-12

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    "Wrote a review for the wrong book."

    Sorry all, I wrote a review for the 1st private and thought I was writing it for this one. I loved this one. It was funny and entertaining...to bad Private (1) wasn't as good as this one.

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    Dawn 03-24-12
    Dawn 03-24-12
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    "Great listen and great voice for the character"

    Good story line with surprising twist. Very enjoyable. I want to see if there is a series.

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    Tess Bartlett, IL, United States 03-19-12
    Tess Bartlett, IL, United States 03-19-12 Member Since 2011
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    "Great Book 2!"
    What made the experience of listening to Private: #1 Suspect the most enjoyable?

    I bought to listen in my car during my commute to and from work. It made my long commute tolerable.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Jack Morgan. Even with his success and money, he still has morals. He is a very likable guy even with some of his flaws.


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

    He made the book more enjoyable, as if I'm actually watching the story instead of just listening to it.


    Any additional comments?

    The only critique I have is the book seemed to have ended abruptly. Maybe there's another book in store but I wished there were more follow up to Jack's and Justine's relationship. They really complement one another...and I'm a sucker for happy endings.

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    Denis Germantown, MD, United States 03-19-12
    Denis Germantown, MD, United States 03-19-12 Member Since 2009
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    "Hooks you early and keeps your attention"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    It was very entertaining, the sub-plots were interesting enough to get you involved


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

    Yes, lots of action and character development was good


    Any additional comments?

    good character development and the plot line was not predictable.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    BarbJ1947 Rock Hill, SC United States 03-14-12
    BarbJ1947 Rock Hill, SC United States 03-14-12 Listener Since 2007

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    "Better than I expected"

    After listening to the 1st book in this series, which I found disappointing, I was surprised to find this one had more substance. Still had too many plot lines going on at once, but this time each one was better developed than in the pilot. Not as well done in jumping back and forth between plot lines as it could have been. Narration was good, with appropriate feeling. Will listen to more of these to see if they continue to improve.

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    Andrew Kerr Milwaukee, WI USA 03-13-12
    Andrew Kerr Milwaukee, WI USA 03-13-12 Member Since 2008
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    "good listen"

    it was a good listen. typical of the james patterson, lots of short chapters and a few different story lines. i like jack morgan's character.

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    Jennifergreene31 United States 03-12-12
    Jennifergreene31 United States 03-12-12 Member Since 2017
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    "Worth the time"
    What did you love best about Private: #1 Suspect?

    The story moved along and kept you engaged.


    What other book might you compare Private: #1 Suspect to and why?

    I think it falls along the same line as many of Patterson's work includeing, the Alex Cross series.


    What did you like about the performance? What did you dislike?

    While the read was strong I read the read the 1st and 2nd book back to back and having different readers took some getting use to.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    When being the best may not be enough.


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    Otto Yucaipa, CA, United States 03-12-12
    Otto Yucaipa, CA, United States 03-12-12 Member Since 2012
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    "An interesting problem"
    Would you listen to Private: #1 Suspect again? Why?

    At some point I may give it another whirl since I did like the first book in the series, but I'll have to give it another few months. Maybe when the inevitable next book in the series appears... It was a lot like the cliffhangers that let you know the serial continues next week or next season--unresolved personal and family issues that can be used to lead into another story.


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