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    • The Winter People

    • A Novel
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Kathe Mazur
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,409
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      4 out of 5 stars 1,291
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,289

    West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found dead in the field behind her house just months after the tragic death of her daughter, Gertie. Now, in present day, 19-year-old Ruthie lives in Sara's farmhouse with her mother, Alice, and her younger sister, Fawn. Alice has always insisted that they live off the grid, a decision that suddenly proves perilous when Ruthie wakes up one morning to find that Alice has vanished without a trace. Searching for clues, she is startled to find a copy of Sara Harrison Shea's diary....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Structure is confusing at first but good tale

    • By RUKiddingMee on 03-05-14

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Hannah-Beast

    • Dark Corners Collection, Book 1
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Amy Landon
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Thirty-four years ago, on October 31, poor Hannah Talbott took part in a scavenger hunt gone violently wrong. The mean girls made sure of it. To this day, for a haunted local mother, the most unsettling Halloween costume of all is an urban legend they call Hannah-Beast. It’s a reminder of the past she can’t forget. Especially tonight when it’s come back, so close to home.

    Regular price: $1.99

    • The Night Sister

    • A Novel
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 328
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 302
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 298

    Once the thriving attraction of rural Vermont, the Tower Motel now stands in disrepair, alive only in the memories of Amy, Piper, and Piper's kid sister, Margot. The three played there as girls until the day their games uncovered something dark and twisted in the motel's past, something that ruined their friendship forever.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Don't want to spoil anything, BUT ...

    • By ROBIN on 08-17-15

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Burntown

    • A Novel
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Abby Craden
    • Length: 10 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 62

    Ashford, Vermont, might look like your typical sleepy New England college town, but to the shadowy residents who live among the remains of its abandoned mills and factories, it's known as "Burntown". Eva Sandeski, known as "Necco" on the street, has been a part of this underworld for years, ever since the night her father, Miles, drowned in a flood that left her and her mother, Lily, homeless.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful!

    • By lomo7678 on 05-30-17

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Promise Not to Tell

    • A Novel
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Karen White, Kathleen McInerney, Caitlin Davies
    • Length: 8 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 74

    A woman's past and present collide with unexpected results in this hauntingly beautiful debut novel set in rural Vermont. Forty-one-year-old school nurse Kate Cypher has returned home to rural Vermont to care for her mother who's afflicted with Alzheimer's. On the night she arrives, a young girl is murdered–a horrific crime that eerily mirrors another from Kate's childhood. Three decades earlier, her dirt-poor friend Del–shunned and derided by classmates as "Potato Girl" –was brutally slain.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • very so so

    • By Hannah on 12-16-16

    Regular price: $25.09

    • The One I Left Behind

    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 420
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 379
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 381

    The summer of 1985 changes Reggie’s life. An awkward 13-year-old, she finds herself mixed up with the school outcasts. That same summer, a serial killer called Neptune begins kidnapping women. He leaves their severed hands on the police department steps and, five days later, displays their bodies around town. Just when Reggie needs her mother, Vera, the most, Vera’s hand is found on the steps. But after five days, there’s no body and Neptune disappears. Now, 25 years later, Reggie is a successful architect who has left her hometown and the horrific memories of that summer behind.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Suspense that won't quit!

    • By Lesley on 03-16-13

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Dismantled

    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
    • Length: 12 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 64

    Henry, Tess, Winnie, and Suz banded together in college to form a group they called the Compassionate Dismantlers. Following the first rule of their manifesto - "To understand the nature of a thing, it must be taken apart" - these daring misfits spend the summer after graduation in a remote cabin in the Vermont woods committing acts of meaningful vandalism and plotting elaborate, often dangerous, pranks. But everything changes when one particularly twisted experiment ends in Suz's death and the others decide to cover it up.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best One Yet

    • By Hannah on 12-17-16

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Don't Breathe a Word

    • A Novel
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Lily Rains
    • Length: 12 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 217
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 181
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 184

    On a soft summer night in Vermont, twelve-year-old Lisa went into the woods behind her house and never came out again. Before she disappeared, she told her little brother, Sam, about a door that led to a magical place where she would meet the King of the Fairies and become his queen.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not her best

    • By Sara on 05-29-13

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Winter People

    • Wer die Toten weckt
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Günther
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Durch einen grausamen Mord verliert Sara ihre kleine Tochter Gertie. Ein Brief mit einem uralten Geheimnis hilft ihr, Gertie von den Toten zurückzuholen - für sieben Tage, in denen sie von ihrem geliebten Kind Abschied nehmen kann. Doch sie ahnt nicht, worauf sie sich einlässt. Denn manchmal finden die Toten nicht zurück. Und das Grauen hält Einzug in die Wälder von Vermont.

    Regular price: $12.49

    • Prisioneiros do inverno [Winter Prisoners]

    • Alguns segredos nunca morrem [Some Secrets Never Die]
    • By: Jennifer McMahon
    • Narrated by: Roberta Bahia
    • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Muitos acreditam que a pequena cidade de West Hall seja mal-assombrada. Ao longo de sua história, vários casos de pessoas desaparecidas foram registrados na região, mas nunca desvendados. Alguns moradores inclusive juram que o espírito de Sara Harrison Shea, encontrada morta em 1908, ainda vaga pelas ruas à noite.  

    Regular price: $24.95