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  • 1
    Never Smile at Strangers | Jennifer Minar-Jaynes

    Never Smile at Strangers

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Jennifer Minar-Jaynes
    • Narrated By Anne Johnstonbrown
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready

    When teenage girls vanish in what was once considered a safe, Louisiana bayou town, the lives of four desperate young locals take unexpected turns, begging the question: Do you every truly know those closest to you? When nineteen-year-old Tiffany Perron vanishes from rural Grand Trespass, Louisiana, best friend Haley Landry's relationship with her boyfriend becomes increasingly strained. To make matters worse, her impressionable younger sister Becky has begun idolizing an impetuous, seductive 15 year old who's encouraging her to do dangerous things.

    couldn't finish

    i stopped listening about 10 chapters in because i could no longer stand the narrator.

    Reviewed on August 27 2015 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 2
    Ugly Young Thing | Jennifer Jaynes

    Ugly Young Thing

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Jennifer Jaynes
    • Narrated By Natalie Ross
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready

    Sixteen-year-old Allie has already experienced a lifetime of horror, having lost her mother and serial killer brother to mental illness. Returning to her childhood home in Louisiana, Allie ends up in foster care and is placed with Miss Bitty, an eccentric but kindly older woman who shows her a new direction and brighter future.

    The title captured my interest!

    Allie is a damaged girl from a dysfunctional family: Her dad left her mother, Allie's older brother, and Allie to pursue a life of crime. Allie's mo..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 02 2016 by Wayne (Matthews, NC)
  • 3
    Don't Say a Word: Stranger Series, Book 3 | Jennifer Jaynes

    Don't Say a Word: Stranger Series, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Jennifer Jaynes
    • Narrated By Christina Traister
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready

    Death has always stalked single mother Allie Callahan. For the first time in her life, she has found a fragile sort of happiness living a quiet, peaceful existence in East Texas with her young son, Sammy, and her adoptive mother. Still, Allie fears she may be susceptible to the same mental illness that destroyed her serial-killer mother and brother. She's haunted by the idea that she could become incapable of caring for Sammy.

    Interesting story

    Don't Say a Word is definitely a worthwhile listen, but it is not a book I would listen to again. It is a story of deeply troubling and deadly mental..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 29 2016 by Wayne (Matthews, NC)