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    • The Whiskey Sea

    • By: Ann Howard Creel
    • Narrated by: Angela Dawe
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,713
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,472
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      4 out of 5 stars 1,471

    Motherless and destitute, Frieda Hope grows up during Prohibition determined to make a better life for herself and her sister, Bea. The girls are taken in by a kindly fisherman named Silver, and Frieda begins to feel at home whenever she is on the water. When Silver sells his fishing boat to WWI veteran Sam Hicks, thinking Sam would be a fine husband for Frieda, she's outraged. But Frieda manages to talk Sam into teaching her to repair boat engines instead, so she has a trade of her own and won't have to marry.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Looking For What Just Might Be All Around You

    • By Gillian on 02-08-17

    Regular price: $10.49

    • While You Were Mine

    • By: Ann Howard Creel
    • Narrated by: Carly Robins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 324
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 275
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 274

    The end of World War II should have brought joy to Gwen Mullen. But on V-J Day, her worst fear is realized. As celebrating crowds gather in Times Square, a soldier appears on her doorstep to claim Mary, the baby abandoned to Gwen one year earlier. Suddenly Gwen is on the verge of losing the child she has nurtured and loves dearly.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I couldn't finish this one..uggh

    • By tdubs on 05-29-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • The Magic of Ordinary Days

    • A Novel
    • By: Ann Howard Creel
    • Narrated by: Justine Eyre
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Olivia Dunne, a studious minister's daughter who dreams of being an archaeologist, never thought that the drama of World War II would affect her quiet life in Denver. An exhilarating flirtation reshapes her life, though, and she finds herself banished to a rural Colorado outpost, married to a man she hardly knows. Overwhelmed by loneliness, Olivia tentatively tries to establish a new life, finding much-needed friendship and solace in two Japanese American sisters who are living at a nearby internment camp.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • I purchased this audio book not 15 minutes ago...

    • By Kimberly A. Hansen on 09-15-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Uncertain Season

    • By: Ann Howard Creel
    • Narrated by: Brittany Pressley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114

    Nineteen-year-old Grace's golden age is just beginning. She and her mother live a privileged life. Beautiful and talented, Grace is looking forward to a pleasant summer celebrating her engagement to a wealthy young gentleman. But when her lovely, charming, and disgraced cousin Etta arrives, Grace finds her place in society - and in her mother's heart - threatened.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely simply lovely

    • By Rose Anna Kurowski on 09-18-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The River Widow

    • By: Ann Howard Creel
    • Narrated by: Brittany Pressley
    • Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In 1937, with flood waters approaching, Adah Branch accidentally kills her abusive husband, Lester, and surrenders his body to the raging river, only to be swept away herself. So begins her story of survival, return to civilization, defense against accusations of murder, and the fight to save herself and her stepdaughter, Daisy, from the clutches of her husband’s notoriously cruel family, who have their sights set on revenge for Lester’s death. Essentially trapped, Adah must plan an escape. But when she develops feelings for the one person essential to her plan’s success, she faces a painful choice....

    Regular price: $24.99