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    • Murder, She Wrote: A Date with Murder

    • Murder, She Wrote
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Jon Land
    • Narrated by: Regina Reagan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Jessica Fletcher takes up the cause of her good friend Barbara Babs Wirth after Babs's husband Hal suffers a fatal heart attack that Jessica has reason to believe was actually murder. Her suspicions are aroused by a sinister dating site Hal used while he and Babs were having marital issues - a site that might be complicit in somehow swindling him out of millions. Jessica's investigation reveals that Hal was far from the only victim, and when his former business partner is also killed, a deadly pattern emerges. 

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not the Voice for Jessica

    • By ML on 05-24-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Murder, She Wrote: Dying to Retire

    • Murder She Wrote, Book 21
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77

    Jessica and her friend, Dr. Seth Hazlitt, get the shock of their lives when they travel to a Florida retirement community for the funeral of their old friend, Portia Shelby, only to discover she has been murdered. Needless to say, America's most beloved sleuth soon finds herself with a Palm Beach potboiler on her hands. Who would want to kill her dear friend? One thing is certain: the beach umbrellas aren't the only shady things in the seemingly innocent community.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible narrator

    • By Judith on 10-13-15

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Murder, She Wrote: Killer in the Kitchen

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 43
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82

    Jessica loves the Fin & Claw restaurant, owned by young couple Brad and Marcie. And the restaurant is the couple's dream come true. But when famed chef Gerard Leboeuf decides to open an eatery right next to theirs, tensions rise fast and hot - and lead to a nasty confrontation between Leboeuf and Brad. So when Leboeuf is found dead with a knife planted in his chest, Brad becomes suspect number one.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator is perfect

    • By Jhbdesign on 07-25-16

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Murder, She Wrote: A Vote for Murder

    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85

    Jessica's in Washington, D.C., to support a senator's new literacy initiative. The week-long literacy event includes a visit to the White House to meet the president and a lavish party or two. But during one affair at the senator's home in Virginia, Jessica discovers the dark side of politics. At the foot of a rickety staircase, she finds the body of the senator's chief of staff - and he has taken a permanent recess.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable!

    • By Kathleen on 12-31-14

    Regular price: $15.36

    • Murder, She Wrote: The Ghost and Mrs. Fletcher

    • Murder She Wrote, Book 44
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renee Paley-Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105

    Jessica's friend, Eve Simpson, is Cabot Cove's premier real estate agent and is currently trying to sell one of the town's oldest properties - the Spencer Percy House. Unfortunately, not only is the building in deplorable condition, it's also rumored to be haunted. Things only get worse when the home's elderly occupant dies under suspicious circumstances. Now as Jessica investigates, Eve hires a medium to rid the house of the alleged apparition. But if Jessica isn't careful, she may join the ranks of the dearly departed.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good Entry in the Series

    • By Chalis on 01-25-16

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Murder, She Wrote: Death of a Blue Blood

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 42
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 8 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87

    Jessica Fletcher and her friend Scotland Yard detective inspector George Sutherland are invited to attend a New Year's Eve Ball at Castorbrook Castle, thanks to her British publisher. Shortly after arriving in the idyllic English countryside, Jessica discovers the body of a lady's maid in the garden.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best one I've read

    • By Catherine on 05-26-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Murder, She Wrote: Close-Up on Murder

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 40
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 7 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    Cabot Cove is about to be invaded - by Hollywood. One of Jessica's older novels is being made into a big-budget movie. The producer has decided to shoot most of the film on location in town, since the book was loosely based on a murder that shocked Cabot Cove over a decade earlier.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Good, Cute, Cozy Listen

    • By Tracy on 04-25-16

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Murder, She Wrote: Aloha Betrayed

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 41
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    Jessica is on the Hawaiian island of Maui, giving a lecture at Maui College on community involvement in police investigations - a subject she knows well. Her co-lecturer is legendary retired detective Mike Kane, a behemoth of a man who shares his love of Hawaiian lore, legends, and culture with Jessica.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful setting and a compelling mystery!

    • By Darlene Vile on 05-12-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Murder, She Wrote: Design for Murder

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 45
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renee Paley-Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    Jessica Fletcher's been invited to New York Fashion Week to see a show from Cabot Cove's own Xandr Ebon. But after two models die it's clear someone had fatal designs - and the police think it's Xandr. Jessica knows that her crime-solving instincts are going to be put to the test if she's to exonerate the designer. But the fashion industry's egos, conflicts of interest, spiteful accusations, and secrets mean she'll have to work especially hard to uncover the real killer. Or another death could happen in a New York minute.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Relaxing Cozy Mystery

    • By Chalis on 10-07-16

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Murder, She Wrote: Prescription for Murder

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 39
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62

    Bestselling author Jessica Fletcher is in Tampa with her good friend, Cabot Cove's own Dr. Seth Hazlitt, who is visiting a renowned Cuban physician. Alvaro Vasquez is developing a potentially groundbreaking cure for Alzheimer's disease. If he's successful, his American backers stand to make millions. But there is a growing fear that the drug may fall into the hands of a powerful pharmaceutical company. Jessica attends a party at Vasquez's lavish home, but the celebration ends abruptly when guests witness Vasquez seemingly struck by lightning.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Probably the best of this series

    • By Mark Regiec on 08-23-16

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Murder, She Wrote: The Maine Mutiny

    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99

    Jessica Fletcher finds herself in an incredibly compromising situation, awakening on a lobster boat adrift in Cabot Cove to discover she's not alone: there's a dead body aboard. Jessica soon finds herself in a swirling investigation that involves the sleepy town of Cabot Cove and its lobstermen.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Be Entertained and Learn Lobstering

    • By Adam on 04-20-13

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Murder, She Wrote: A Slaying in Savannah

    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 7 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 163
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125

    When Jessica receives a call that her old friend Tillie Mortelaine passed away, she is surprised to learn that Tillie bequeathed her a million dollars. All Jessica has to do is solve a decades-old mystery - the murder of Tillie's fiancé Wanamaker Jones. There is no shortage of suspects. Many in Savannah stand to benefit from Tillie's will or are looking to prosper from her death. With people opposing her at every turn in her investigation, will Jessica be able to solve the crime or will she fail her friend?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful Book

    • By S. Mazrui on 12-20-08

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Experiment in Murder

    • Capital Crimes, Book 26
    • By: Donald Bain, Margaret Truman
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13

    A Washington psychiatrist is killed in a hit-and-run on the street in front of his office. Suspicion quickly focuses on one of the doctor's patients, and Mackenzie Smith is called in to defend her. Then information emerges that links the slain shrink to a highly secret CIA mind-control project.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Chalis on 07-13-15

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Undiplomatic Murder

    • Capital Crimes Series
    • By: Donald Bain, Margaret Truman
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    Private investigator Robert Brixton has always hated Washington. Against his better judgment, he decides to stick around and take a job as an agent in a new State Department security agency headed by his former boss at the Washington P.D. After work one day he meets his youngest daughter, Janet, for a drink at an outdoor cafe. Shockingly, a young Arabic woman blows herself up, killing Janet and a dozen others. Seeking revenge for his daughter, Brixton follows the tracks of the bomber to a powerful senator's son.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Simply awful

    • By Bodiccea on 08-17-15

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Murder, She Wrote: A Question of Murder

    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 399
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 353
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 353

    Jessica is invited to join other crime writers at an interactive murder mystery weekend in a historic mansion turned resort. A theatrical troupe presents a play for the paying guests, but a young actor's death during the actual performance isn't part of the script. The local sheriff has never investigated a murder before and enlists Jessica's help and expertise. As she begins to put the pieces together in her folksy fashion, Jessica recognizes that this could well be her last performance.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • If you loved the show..you will enjoy the book

    • By Pamela on 04-30-12

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Murder, She Wrote: A Fatal Feast

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 32
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93

    Jessica Fletcher would like nothing more than to sit back and relax as Thanksgiving comes to Cabot Cove. But this year, she's already got more on her plate than she can handle.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Could Have Been Better

    • By M. Giorgi on 11-25-17

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Margaritas and Murder

    • A Murder, She Wrote Mystery
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49

    Jessica is happy to accompany her publisher to Mexico for a little rest and relaxation. San Miguel de Allende is the perfect place for Jessica to soak up the sun, bask in Mexican culture, and spend some time with her good friends, Vaughan and Olga Buckley. But when Vaughan is kidnapped for a large ransom, Jessica must put her life on the line to find her old friend.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good 'read', as usual

    • By Patricia on 11-06-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Murder, She Wrote: Coffee, Tea, or Murder?

    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain
    • Narrated by: Cynthia Darlow
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94

    When Cabot Cove's own Wayne Silverton wants to debut his new airline, he invites Jessica Fletcher and other locals on the inaugural flight from Boston to London. Jessica is thrilled for the opportunity to visit a dear friend, Scotland Yard inspector George Sutherland. But the reunion hits turbulence when George is called to the airport to investigate the apparent murder of Wayne Silverton.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator

    • By Joan on 07-16-15

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Internship in Murder

    • A Capital Crimes Novel
    • By: Donald Bain, Margaret Truman
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    Laura is a young intern in Washington, D.C., working for handsome and likable Congressman Hal Gannon. Laura falls for the charming Gannon, but when she catches a stewardess at Gannon's apartment, she vows to destroy him. Private investigator Robert Brixton is a former cop who has also worked for the FBI. When Laura goes missing, Brixton is hired by Laura's family to gain insight into the case that the police might have missed.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Murder, She Wrote: Hook, Line, and Murder

    • Murder, She Wrote, Book 46
    • By: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renee Paley-Bain
    • Narrated by: Sandra Burr
    • Length: 7 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53

    Jessica enters a fly fishing competition at a nearby lake. Joining her is the sheriff's wife, Maureen Metzger, who surprises Jess with her enthusiasm for the sport. Their guide, however, is a surprise to both....Brian Kinney is an ex-con. Jailed as an accomplice to Darryl Jepson, a convicted killer, Brian was later exonerated, but not before spending seven years behind bars. He seems like a decent enough fellow. Just a man trying to rebuild his life as a family man and fishing guide.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Author vs Narrator???

    • By Johnald on 10-23-16

    Regular price: $17.49

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