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    • Merry, Merry Ghost

    • Bailey Ruth Mysteries #2
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73

    Christmas is a time for family and giving, and a wealthy woman in Adelaide, Oklahoma, is about to embrace both. Discovering that she has a young grandson, the dowager decides to change her will to leave the bulk of her fortune to the young boy, an alteration that stuns the rest of her family. But a scrooge of a determined heir makes sure she never signs the new document. When she is found dead, it's up to that irrepressible spirit Bailey Ruth to save Christmas.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Light-hearted romp

    • By Joy on 01-06-10

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Laughed 'Til He Died

    • A Death on Demand Mystery
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    Intrigue and foul play are no strangers to the idyllic South Carolina sea island of Broward's Rock. Mystery bookstore owner Annie Darling and her husband, Max, who specialize in solving problems, plunge into a startling web of danger and deceit when a trio of deaths is linked to the island's youth recreation center.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Improving all the more on the previous books

    • By Victoria J. Mejia-Gewe on 05-25-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Ghost at Work

    • Bailey Ruth Mysteries #1
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 160
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 118
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 119

    Bailey Ruth Raeburn has always been great at solving mysteries. Why should a little thing like her death change anything? In fact, being dead gives her more of an opportunity to be on top of events. Bailey Ruth is delighted that her unique position as a ghost makes it possible for her to lend a helping hand, sometimes seen and sometimes not. And if anybody needs a little help, it's Kathleen, the pastor's wife. There's a dead man on her porch, and once the body is discovered, the pastor is sure to become a suspect.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I'm so glad I read it

    • By Kate on 01-31-11

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Death Comes Silently

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 22
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42

    Winter has arrived in Broward's Rock, South Carolina, and business has slowed for Annie Darling, owner of mystery bookstore Death on Demand. So when the island's resident writer publishes the latest in her popular mystery series, Annie jumps at the chance to host a book signing, even though it conflicts with her shift at the local charity shop, Better Tomorrow. Luckily, fellow volunteer Gretchen Burkholt agrees to sub for her. But then she turns up dead.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book as usual.

    • By Miriam R. Crump on 06-05-12

    Regular price: $24.50

    • Death of the Party

    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    The murder of an unloved media magnate maroons the crime-solving Darlings on a remote island with a killer in the latest Death on Demand delight from the incomparable Carolyn Hart.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • another great death on demand book

    • By Eric L Aust on 12-06-16

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Dead Days of Summer

    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Murder hits close to home for Death on Demand bookstore owner Annie Darling and her beloved husband, Max. While investigating a new case, Max calls Annie to let her know he may be late getting home. He never shows up. Annie knows something dreadful has happened to him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Death on demand

    • By Kindle Customer on 08-09-17

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Death at the Door

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 24
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 44

    Annie Darling - owner of the mystery bookstore, Death on Demand - prefers fictional crimes as opposed to the real things. But in one tragic week, two acts of violence shake the island community of Broward's Rock. First, a beloved doctor is found shot dead, seemingly by his own hand. Only days later, a local artist is arrested after his wife is murdered. Convinced her brother did not commit suicide, the doctor's sister turns to Annie and her husband, Max, for help. She has found a cryptic sketch her brother drew, linking him with the murdered woman.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • a bit boring plot realy

    • By Eric L Aust on 03-26-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Murder Walks the Plank

    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    Annie Darling, popular proprietress of the Death on Demand bookstore, has done it again! Her murder-mystery cruise in the waters off her not-always-idyllic isle of Broward's Rock is sure to be a roaring success, with every participant dressing up as a favorite fictional sleuth. And sure enough, everything goes swimmingly, until one of the revelers plunges overboard. And despite hubby Max Darling's courageous rescue attempt, faux murder turns all too quickly into real-life death.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fun, Great Who done it!

    • By Rusti on 11-01-17

    Regular price: $27.93

    • Death on Demand

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 1
    • By: Carolyn G. Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 7 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 158
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 139

    At Annie Laurance's Death on Demand bookstore on Broward's Rock Island, South Carolina, murder suddenly isn't confined to the well-stocked shelves. Author Elliot Morgan's abrupt demise during a weekly gathering of famous mystery writers is proof positive that a bloody sword is sometimes mightier than a brilliant pen. With Annie in the primary police suspect, the pretty young mystery maven and her wealthy paramour, Max Darling, embark on an investigation into a classic locked-room mystery with high stakes.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • It's an ok read

    • By Dianna on 07-02-12

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Don't Go Home

    • Death on Demand Mysteries, Book 25
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    Annie Darling, owner of the Death on Demand mystery bookstore, is hosting a party to celebrate successful Southern literary icon - and former Broward's Rock resident - Alex Griffith and his best-selling new novel, Don't Go Home. But after the local paper announces that Griffith aims to reveal the real-life inspirations behind his characters, perhaps the author should take his own advice. Not everyone in town is ready to give him a glowing review.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • So so.

    • By GrammyCarol on 11-13-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Ghost Times Two

    • A Bailey Ruth Ghost Novel
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    Bailey Ruth Raeburn's latest mission is to guide the happy-go-lucky spirit of a deceased young man named Jimmy to the next life. But Jimmy is determined to watch over his still-living girlfriend, Megan, whom he wants to be happy even without him - which is easier said than done.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • love cozy stories

    • By patricia on 12-31-16

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Deadly Valentine

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 6
    • By: Carolyn G. Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 40

    Mystery bookstore owner Annie Laurance didn't really want to go to her neighbor's Valentine Day masked ball - particularly not after the voluptuous brunette made a pass at Annie's husband, Max. So when her dizzy mother-in-law, Laurel, made a surprise visit to Broward's Rock Island, Annie thought it would be a perfect excuse to skip the party. She should have known better: True to form, Laurel accepted the invitation for all three of them. But the biggest surprise of all came at the party's end, when Annie found the amorous hostess in the gazebo - murdered.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not The Best

    • By M. Giorgi on 02-24-16

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Ghost on the Case

    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    Bailey Ruth finds herself comforting a distraught sister when she's sent to Adelaide, Oklahoma, on her latest mission. Susan Gilbert receives a $100,000 ransom demand for her younger sibling. When the caller wants Susan to pay a visit to her wealthy boss and take the cash from his safe, Bailey Ruth follows Susan to the home. But she finds herself in a quandary, knowing that robbery is hardly a Heavenly pursuit.

    Regular price: $28.00

    • A Little Class on Murder

    • Death on Demand Mysteries, Book 5
    • By: Carolyn G. Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    When mystery bookstore owner Annie Laurance is invited to teach "The Three Great Ladies of the Mystery" class at Chastain Community College, the sometimes sleuth discovers that all is not strictly academic in Chastain's hallowed halls of learning. And when a shocking scandal in the school newspaper erupts in a suicide and two violent deaths, Professor Laurance enlists the talents of her new hubby, private eye Max Darling, and dons her thinking cap to probe intrigue and vengeance among Chastain's faculty.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of the best in the series

    • By Linda on 04-18-15

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Honeymoon with Murder

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 4
    • By: Carolyn G. Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    Mystery bookstore owner Annie Laurance, and detective Max Darling are finally tying the knot, but a bizarre sequence of events threatens to unravel this blissful marriage before it begins. The ceremony is barely over when the phone rings and a woman on the other end of the line screams bloody murder! The newlyweds rush to the scene of the crime only to discover that Ingrid Jones, Annie's bookstore assistant, has vanished, leaving the body of a neighborhood Peeping Tom on her living room rug.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • honeymoon w murder

    • By Claudia Tanseer on 11-19-16

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Christie Caper

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 7
    • By: Carolyn G. Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    In honor of Agatha Christie's 100th birthday, mystery bookstore owner Annie Laurance Darling plans a week-long celebration of mystery, treasure hunts, and Christie trivia. But the last thing she or her guests expect is that the scheduled fun and mayhem will include a real-life murder. The unexpected arrival of Neil Bledsoe, the most despised book critic in America, was sure to raise a few hackles. An advocate of hard-boiled detection and gory true crime, Bledsoe drops a bombshell on the devoted Christie assemblage....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great twist!

    • By Mary on 11-03-16

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Design for Murder

    • A Death on Demand Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Carolyn G. Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 86

    Invited to stage a Mystery Night for the annual antebellum house tour of the Historical Preservation Society of Chastain, South Carolina, Annie Laurance instead finds herself the leading lady in a flesh-and blood drama. The play's the thing when the curtain falls on grande dame Corinne Webster. While jeweled fingers point, accusing Annie of murder, the perpetrator lurks among the cast and the murder weapon is one of the props. Now it will take all of her sleuthing skills to discover the real killer.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book!

    • By Miriam R. Crump on 06-05-12

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Ghost to the Rescue

    • A Bailey Ruth Ghost Novel
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Ann Marie Lee
    • Length: 9 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    When you wish upon a star, you get...Bailey Ruth? You do if you're a little girl whose mom needs help and you touch the soft heart of Supervisor Wiggins at Heaven's Department of Good Intentions. Granted it's not the usual task of an emissary, but then again Bailey Ruth is not your usual emissary. So Wiggins dispatches the spunky spirit to her old hometown of Adelaide, Oklahoma, to help a single mother and struggling writer find some creative solutions to her problems.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Playing it a little too fast and loose this time.

    • By Cheri on 05-09-16

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Walking on My Grave

    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    Annie's friend and fellow shop owner Ves Roundtree is a very wealthy woman. Her rich brother entrusted her with his estate, and upon her death, his fortune is to be divided. Several cash-strapped islanders are in line to collect life-changing inheritances. The problem is, Ves is very much alive. Ves hosts a dinner for the prospective beneficiaries and feels a chill in the air that has nothing to do with the wintry season. Not long after, she suffers a bad fall that is no accident. Everyone at the table has a motive, but not a shred of evidence is left behind.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love the Darlings

    • By maria whelan on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Sugarplum Dead

    • A Death on Demand Mystery
    • By: Carolyn Hart
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 11 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    Across Broward's Rock, one-time movie star Marguerite Dumaney Ladson has called together all of her kin and their exes for a gala celebration. Among the honored guests are Annie's father and Dr. Emory Swanson. Ladson has fallen for Swanson's new-age-pseudo-occult gobbledygook. Right after the announcement that she's leaving her fortune to the charlatan's Evermore Foundation, there's a murder.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Annie Finds Her Father

    • By Chalis on 05-13-15

    Regular price: $27.97

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