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  • by Karen Grigsby Bates
  • Narrated by Robin Miles
  • 11 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Karen Grigsby Bates, a contributor to People magazine and the Los Angeles Times, and an NPR commentator, delivers a slick mystery featuring sharp-tongued reporter Alex Powell. While attending the National Association of Black Journalists conference, Alex discovers the dead body of a publishing bigwig who was about to be toasted as journalist of the year. As Alex investigates, she uncovers deadly secrets - and puts her own life in danger.

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What the Critics Say

"Alex, despite her preoccupation with the material world, is a likable, smart-ass heroine, and readers will smile when she gets her villain--and her man--in the end." (Booklist)

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Customer Reviews

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GOOD STORY!! A LITTLE TOO LONG AND PRETENTIOUS!! BUT I TRUDGED THRU !! OBIN MILES IS AN EXCELLANT READER I 'VE ALWAYS ENJOYED LISTENING TO HER READ. THE AUTHO DID A GOOD JOB WITH THE HIGH SOCIETY OF EAST COAST AFRICAN AMERICANS.
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- dee dee J "soulgood"

Great Recording

Before purchasing this audiobook I already had the paperback version of the book so I was pleased to see that everything lined up perfectly. I'm happy with my purchase. Is the second book, Chosen People ever going to be recorded and released?
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- Karlena

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-21-2008
  • Publisher: Recorded Books