• Season of Shadows

  • By: Mary Mackey
  • Narrated by: Piper Goodeve
  • Length: 24 hrs and 35 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 12-18-12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Audible Studios
  • 3 out of 5 stars 3.2 (17 ratings)

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Editorial Reviews

Lucy is short, blonde, radiates energy, and seems ever-organized; Cassie is tall, skinny, has curly black hair, gives off a sense of melancholy, and, although a botanist, is guided (like an artist) more by hunches than science. With warm tones and distinct characterizations, Piper Goodeve performs best-selling author, screenwriter, and poet Mary Mackey’s tale of much more than a friendship that begins with opposites not just attracting, but permanently bonding as prep school and Radcliffe roommates in the ‘60s. Three decades later they have been pulled apart by an abusive marriage in a picture-perfect setting, and a life on the run, but when Cassie is arrested, only Lucy can save her - assuming she is willing to risk her own life.
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Publisher's Summary

From the first day that polar opposite friends Lucy and Cassie meet at prep school, they are inseparable through Vietnam and Civil Rights marches to falling in love for the first time. Lucy emerges from the turmoil engaged to the crown prince of Patan, poised to become the Princess of Paradise, while Cassie marries Lucy's college flame, David, and struggles to balance married and working life.
When David rises to fame as a rock star, Cassie's whole world shifts dramatically while, in the Himalayas, Lucy slips into the rhythm of a lifestyle that hasn't changed in centuries. That is, until she realizes that her gilt palace is no better than a prison - complete with guards. For both, escape is the only answer, but nothing comes without a price.
©1991 Mary Mackey (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 03-22-18

one of the best things I have heard in ages

I bought the book by accident thinking it was by another writer. But to my surprise I loved it and will look for more book by her.

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1 out of 5 stars
By debbie on 05-03-14


the book Is very boring , nothing unexpected and nothing remotely believable. I could barley finish, the performance was good but that was the only thing. I just kept thinking its got to get better, but I was wrong.

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