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by FAR my favorite Abbott book!! legitimately the best one yet! and I've read them all.
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I consider this book to be the best one out of the series (so far I have read stranger child, Sixth window , kill me again and sleep tight)
The story is super interesting and the story has you engaged from chapter 1. My favorite part about these books is finding out how all of the characters at one point are connected. This one has you guessing from the beginning and when you think you have it all figured out, BOOM! Another plot twist! You will not be bored with this one.
What did you like best about Kill Me Again? What did you like least?
Best: the descriptions and the power cut sceneWorst: the character of Maggie - no way anyone would have behaved in this way. Such a whining irritating character.
What was the most interesting aspect of this story? The least interesting?
Most: The ending.
What does Lisa Coleman bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?
Was Kill Me Again worth the listening time?
Generally yes, but I sped up some of the cringingly annoying Maggie bits.
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Any additional comments?
I really like Rachel Abbott's work, and this book is up to her usually standard in the quality of writing and flow of the story. She writes dialogue really well, and the standard of that often makes or breaks a book for me. Despite all this, I'm struggling with this one. I'm a couple of chapters from then end and it has grated and annoyed me from quite early on. The problem is with the main character Maggie. She is a successful Criminal Defence Lawyer. Yet, she repeatedly makes silly decisions, which, though plausible if she only had to be concerned about her self, don't ring true in a mother who is an intelligent professional women, who works in criminal law. I have given this 3 stars for the quality of the writing, and because some people won't be troubled by what spoilt it for me. However, I experienced it a 2 star read and I'm not sure I can be bothered to be irritated further by finishing it.
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Would you listen to Kill Me Again again? Why?
Yes, I'd listen to it again as there were so many strands that make it worthy of a second listen.
Who was your favorite character and why?
The narrator as she rang so true. Also her son - a well rounded depiction of a child.
Which character – as performed by Lisa Coleman – was your favourite?
Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?
Any additional comments?
Although this is a novel in a detective series it felt like the policeman was secondary to the main character - the woman pivotal to the drama. I liked that as it gives the series more breadth and depth.
Rachel Abbott has done it again. Written a superb book that is filled with twists and turns and leaves you gasping even to the last page.