The Great Mistake

Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
Length: 11 hrs and 23 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (37 ratings)

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Love was the furthest thing from Patricia Abbott's mind when she met Tony Wainwright. Though he was heir to the Wainwright fortune and the magnificent family mansion known as the Cloisters, the rumors of his private revels hinted at a dark and sinister decadence. And there was something else - a woman Tony never spoke about, hidden away in the shadows... a woman who was his wife. But it was already too late. As Tony drew her into a dangerous liaison, Patricia became enmeshed in an inescapable web of lies, secrets, and cold-blooded murder.

©1940 Mary Roberts Rinehart, Copyright 1968 by Alan G. Rinehart, Stanley M. Rinehart, Jr., Frederick R. Rinehart (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

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Listen carefully!

Love Mary Roberts Rinehart's mysteries! Listen carefully, though. This mystery has many characters woven throughout the story, and it helps to keep them all sorted. I may reread a hard copy to pick up on the details I may have missed along the way. Good listen!!

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Too long! Too implausible!

Even a murder mystery should be believable. This one is not! I tired of the never ending complications & crimes.