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    • The 18th Abduction

    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,260
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,121
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,113

    For a trio of colleagues, an innocent night out after class ends in a deadly torture session. They vanish without a clue - until a body turns up. With the safety of San Francisco's entire school system at stake, Lindsay has never been under more pressure. As the chief of police and the press clamor for an arrest in the "school night" case, Lindsay turns to her best friend, investigative journalist Cindy Thomas. Together, Lindsay and Cindy take a new approach to the case, and unexpected facts about the victims leave them stunned.  

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By John Alan Turner on 04-29-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Murder at Archly Manor

    • High Society Lady Detective, Book 1
    • By: Sara Rosett
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,074
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 982
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 977

    London, 1923. Olive Belgrave needs a job. Despite her aristocratic upbringing, she’s penniless. Determined to support herself, she jumps at an unconventional job - looking into the background of her cousin’s fiancé, Alfred. Alfred burst into the upper crust world of London’s high society, but his answers to questions about his past are decidedly vague. Before Olive can gather more than the basics, a murder occurs at a posh party. Suddenly, every Bright Young Person in attendance is a suspect, and Olive must race to find the culprit.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent mystery

    • By Elaine on 11-30-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Murder on the Orient Express

    • An Audible Original Drama
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Tom Conti, Jane Asher, Ruta Gedmintas, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 47 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,652
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,366
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,350

    What begins as a routine journey on the luxurious Orient Express soon unfurls into Agatha Christie's most famous murder mystery. This all-star production features lead performances from Tom Conti ( The Dark Knight Rises, Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence) as Hercule Poirot, Sophie Okonedo ( After Earth, Hotel Rwanda and Ace Ventura) and Eddie Marsan ( Sherlock Holmes, V for Vendetta and Hancock) plus a full supporting cast.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Classic Mystery, dramatized by Audible

    • By Tracy on 11-06-17

    Regular price: $24.08

    • The Deep End

    • The Country Club Murders, Book 1
    • By: Julie Mulhern
    • Narrated by: Callie Beaulieu
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 144
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 131

    It's 1974 and Ellison Russell's life revolves around her daughter and her art. She's long since stopped caring about her cheating husband, Henry, and the women with whom he entertains himself. That is, until she becomes a suspect in Madeline Harper's death. The murder forces Ellison to confront her husband's proclivities and his crimes - kinky sex, petty cruelties, and blackmail. As the body count approaches par on the seventh hole, Ellison knows she has to catch a killer.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Better Than I Expected

    • By Duncan on 05-23-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Magpie Murders

    • A Novel
    • By: Anthony Horowitz
    • Narrated by: Samantha Bond, Allan Corduner
    • Length: 15 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,613
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,017
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,988

    When editor Susan Ryeland is given the manuscript of Alan Conway's latest novel, she has no reason to think it will be much different from any of his others. After working with the best-selling crime writer for years, she's intimately familiar with his detective, Atticus Pünd, who solves mysteries disturbing sleepy English villages. An homage to queens of classic British crime such as Agatha Christie and Dorothy Sayers, Alan's traditional formula has proved hugely successful.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A British Whodunit

    • By Sara on 07-24-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Murder at the Mousetrap

    • Bunburry - A Cosy Mystery Series 1
    • By: Helena Marchmont
    • Narrated by: Nathaniel Parker
    • Length: 3 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 939
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 840
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 836

    Alfie McAlister has retreated from London to the peace and quiet of the country to recover from a personal tragedy. But an accidental death - which may have been no accident - reveals that the heart of England is far from the tranquil backwater he imagined. After arriving in Bunburry, he is co-opted as an amateur detective by Liz and Marge, two elderly ladies who were best friends with Alfie's late Aunt Augusta. And it is not long before their investigations take an even more dramatic turn.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • if you love the Cheeringham Series....

    • By Mckai on 03-07-19

    Regular price: $3.90

    • 1st to Die

    • The Women's Murder Club
    • By: James Patterson
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,382
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,153
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,143

    There's a killer on the loose in San Francisco, and he's stalking newlyweds. When the usual procedures to stop him don't work, four women, each holding a piece of the puzzle, form a Women's Murder Club to collaborate outside the box and pursue the case. 1st to Die is the start of a new series of crime thrillers from James Patterson.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Skip the Prologue

    • By Chuck on 01-11-05

    Regular price: $19.38

    • 15th Affair

    • Women's Murder Club
    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,278
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,016
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,995

    As she settles in to motherhood and a happy marriage, Lindsay Boxer thinks she has found domestic bliss. But when a beautiful, alluring blonde woman with links to the CIA disappears from the scene of a brutal murder at a downtown luxury hotel, Lindsay's life begins to unravel. Before she can track down the woman for questioning, a plane crash plunges San Francisco into chaos, and Lindsay's husband, Joe, vanishes.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • The end of the Lindsey road for me

    • By kathleen fitzpatrick on 05-11-16

    Regular price: $30.79

    • 2nd Chance

    • The Women's Murder Club
    • By: James Patterson, Andrew Gross
    • Narrated by: Melissa Leo, Jeremy Piven
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,506
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,638
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,638

    Master of suspense James Patterson continues the Women's Murder Club series with this nail-biter of a sequel to 1st to Die. Four women - a police detective, an assistant D.A., a journalist, and a medical examiner - combine their efforts, risking everything, to catch a serial killer. "As with Patterson's best novels," Booklist says, "the surprises keep coming until the final pages."

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A true 2nd chance.

    • By Michael on 02-19-03

    Regular price: $19.38

    • 3rd Degree

    • The Women's Murder Club
    • By: James Patterson, Andrew Gross
    • Narrated by: Carolyn McCormick
    • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,924
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,188
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,189

    Detective Lindsay Boxer is jogging along a beautiful San Francisco street when a fiery explosion rips through the neighborhood. A town house owned by an Internet millionaire is immediately engulfed in flames, and when Lindsay plunges inside to search for survivors, she finds three people dead. An infant who lived in the house cannot be found; and a mysterious message at the scene leaves Lindsay and the San Francisco Police Department completely baffled.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Patterson can't be outdone

    • By Sherry on 03-06-04

    Regular price: $17.09

    • The 13-Minute Murder

    • A Thriller
    • By: James Patterson
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews, Kevin T. Collins, Becky Ann Baker, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76

    What do a psychiatrist, a mother, and an expert hit man have in common? Their time is running out in these three fast-paced thrillers from the world's number one best-selling writer James Patterson. 

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Only one out of three stories worth listening to

    • By Laura on 04-19-19

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Murder on the Orient Express

    • A Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Dan Stevens
    • Length: 6 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,566
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8,857
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,831

    Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. One of his fellow passengers must be the murderer. Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man's enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My first Christie

    • By Michael Andrew Kinkead on 08-06-17

    Regular price: $21.67

    • The Word Is Murder

    • A Novel
    • By: Anthony Horowitz
    • Narrated by: Rory Kinnear
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,563
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,402
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,391

    The New York Times best-selling author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty brilliantly reinvents the classic crime novel once again with this clever and inventive mystery starring a fictional version of the author himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes, investigating a case involving buried secrets, murder, and a trail of bloody clues.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Something New

    • By Alice on 06-26-18

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Murder on the Links

    • A Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Hugh Fraser
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 892
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 812
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 816

    An urgent cry for help brings Poirot to France. But he arrives too late to save his client, whose brutally stabbed body now lies face downwards in a shallow grave on a golf course. But why is the dead man wearing his son's overcoat? And who was the impassioned love-letter in the pocket for? Before Poirot can answer these questions, the case is turned upside down by the discovery of a second, identically murdered corpse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story

    • By Sylvia L. on 01-26-17

    Regular price: $21.67

    • The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

    • A Hercule Poirot Mystery
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Hugh Fraser
    • Length: 6 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,575
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,360
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,345

    Roger Ackroyd knew too much. He knew that the woman he loved had poisoned her brutal first husband. He suspected, also, that someone had been blackmailing her. Then, tragically, came the news that she had taken her own life with a drug overdose. But the evening post brought Roger one last fatal scrap of information. Unfortunately, before he could finish reading the letter, he was stabbed to death.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best in series

    • By Deb on 04-20-16

    Regular price: $23.95

    • The 17th Suspect

    • Women's Murder Club, Book 17
    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 248

    A series of shootings exposes San Francisco to a methodical yet unpredictable killer, and a reluctant woman decides to put her trust in Sergeant Lindsay Boxer. The confidential informant's tip leads Lindsay to disturbing conclusions, including that something has gone horribly wrong inside the police department itself. 

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Don't waste your time or money

    • By Kheia Kelley on 05-07-18

    Regular price: $26.22

    • 7th Heaven

    • The Women's Murder Club
    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: Carolyn McCormick
    • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,634
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,113
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,103

    A terrible fire in a wealthy suburban home leaves a married couple dead and Detective Lindsay Boxer and her partner Rich Conklin searching for clues. And after California's golden boy, Michael Campion has been missing for a month, there finally seems to be a lead in his case--a very devastating lead. As fire after fire consume couples in wealthy, comfortable homes, Lindsay and the Murder Club must race to find the arsonists responsible and get to the bottom of Michael Campion's disappearance.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It's a "Gotcha"

    • By Jesse on 06-12-08

    Regular price: $22.80

    • 14th Deadly Sin

    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,216
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,953
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,945

    With a beautiful baby daughter and a devoted husband, Detective Lindsay Boxer can safely say that her life has never been better. In fact (for a change), things seem to be going well for all the members of the Women's Murder Club as they gather to celebrate San Francisco Medical Examiner Claire Washburn's birthday. But the party is cut short when Lindsay is called to a gruesome crime scene, where a woman has been murdered in broad daylight.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • OK typical Patterson/Paetro. I didn't like ending

    • By Michael Ross on 05-09-15

    Regular price: $30.79

    • 16th Seduction

    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,842
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,474
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,476

    Fifteen months ago Detective Lindsay Boxer's life was perfect - she had a beautiful child and a doting husband, Joe, who helped her catch a criminal who'd brazenly detonated a bomb in downtown San Francisco, killing 25 people. But Joe wasn't everything that Lindsay thought he was, and she's still reeling from his betrayal as a wave of mysterious and possibly unnatural heart attacks claims seemingly unrelated victims across San Francisco.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • review

    • By amy on 05-10-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Unlucky 13

    • Women's Murder Club
    • By: James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,023
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,764
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,761

    The Women's Murder Club is stalked by a killer with nothing to lose. San Francisco Detective Lindsay Boxer is loving her life as a new mother. With an attentive husband, a job she loves, plus best friends who can talk about anything from sex to murder, things couldn't be better. Then the FBI sends Lindsay a photo of a killer from her past, and her happy world is shattered. The picture captures a beautiful woman at a stoplight. But all Lindsay sees is the psychopath behind those seductive eyes.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • What Happened to the Women's Murder Club?

    • By Jaci on 05-16-14

    Regular price: $30.79

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