Missing: The Lady Said No

  • by Jacquie Biggar
  • Narrated by Daniel F Purcell
  • 2 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A mind of steel hidden behind a bumbling exterior - that's the perfect description of Detective Gus. N.N. Light.
The race is on to find a killer in the heart of Kentucky horse country. Detective Augustus Grant is faced with his most baffling case to date. Well-respected race horse breeder John Jorgenson, is murdered in his den, days before the Kentucky Derby, and the list of suspects is growing. Complicating matters, Gus' ex-girlfriend is the last person to have seen the victim alive.
Rebecca Hayes owes the Jorgenson family her loyalty. They gave her a new life after a disastrous affair that leaves her alone and pregnant. With all the evidence pointing in Becky's direction, will Gus do his duty? Or follow his heart? Listeners who enjoy cozy mysteries, contemporary romance, inspirational romance, or romantic suspense, will love this second chance romance story.


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Customer Reviews

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Good mystery

I enjoyed the descriptive story. the performance added greatly to the value of the story.
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- Daniel P.

Entertaining Romantic Mystery

When Detective Gus Grant is called in to investigate a murder, the last person that he expects to see is his ex-girlfriend Rebecca. She was the last person to see the victim alive but is she a murderer?

Although Missing was a short listen, there was enough character development to make the story work. Gus was a very likeable character with his bumbling ways and was my favorite. The story combined mystery and suspense, with a little romance thrown in for good measure. The plot twists definitely had me guessing right up until the climax. The narration of Daniel F. Purcell was the icing on the cake, bringing the characters to life with wonderful accents and a smooth voice that I loved listening to. Overall, a very satisfying and enjoyable listen. I would recommend Missing: The Lady Said No: An Augustus Grant Mystery, Book 1.

I was given this free review copy audiobook at my request and have voluntarily left this review. This review is my honest opinion.
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- Karen M.

Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-18-2017
  • Publisher: Jacquie Biggar