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    • The Scent of Rain and Lightning

    • By: Nancy Pickard
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 10 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 312
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 222
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 221

    Written with the wisdom and grace devoted readers have come to expect from the award-winning author of The Virgin of Small Plains, here is a brilliantly moving tale of family, murder, and redemptive love.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Really good book; poorly chosen narrator

    • By Maddie on 07-02-10

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Virgin of Small Plains

    • By: Nancy Pickard
    • Narrated by: Kymberly Dakin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    On the night of the decade's worst blizzard, a local farm boy discovers the naked body of a beautiful young woman in the snow. Seventeen years later, the Virgin of Small Plains has become a local myth. Strange miracles have visited those who faithfully tend to her grave and Small Plains becomes a haven for those hoping the Virgin will cure them. But soon strange and sinister events unfold. What really happened 17 years ago?

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • chick flick without the video

    • By Matt on 02-22-10

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Deadly Housewives

    • By: Sara Paretsky, Nevada Barr, Marcia Muller, and others
    • Narrated by: Shannon Engemann, Henrietta Tiefenthaler
    • Length: 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Wisteria Lane has nothing on these grandes dames of mystery. In the expert hands of two of the mystery world's top storytellers, being a housewife takes on a whole new meaning.These two never-before-published stories by Nevada Barr and Sara Paretsky explore the dark side of the housewife psyche and are guaranteed to delight.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed

    • By Susan on 04-13-08

    Regular price: $10.47

    • Murder to Go

    • Murder Mysteries
    • By: Sara Paretsky, Barbara Paul, Wendy Hornsby, and others
    • Narrated by: Barbara Bain, Ed McMahon, Paula Prentiss
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Bite into this delectable collection of "whodunits" from some of today's hottest mystery writers. Whet your appetite with Sara Paretsky's "Skin Deep," in which V.I. "Vic" Warshawski takes on a chi-chi salon after one of its clients turns up dead. For your next course, try Wendy Hornsby's award-winning "Nine Sons," a country schoolteacher's recollection of a gifted student whose farm life was more troubled than it seemed.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • an ok listen

    • By Charlene on 08-06-07

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Malice Domestic 3

    • An Anthology of Original Mystery Stories
    • By: Marilyn Wallace, Nancy Pickard, Deborah Adams
    • Narrated by: Linda Hamilton, D.B. Sweeney
    • Length: 5 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Acclaimed Agatha Award-winning author Nancy Pickard presents this anthology of original mystery stories by some of the most distinguished mystery writers of the 20th century. The collection was compiled in honor of the most beloved crime writer of all time - Agatha Christie.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Love and Death

    • By: Carolyn Hart, Gar Anthony Haywood, Nancy Pickard, and others
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    If you love a good mystery, or a mystery about lovers, you'll adore this all-new collection of 14 seductively sinister tales.

    Regular price: $27.93