The Neighbors

  • by Ania Ahlborn
  • Narrated by Fleet Cooper
  • 7 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Welcome to Magnolia Lane. It’s not exactly a little slice of heaven, but in the backwater town of Creekside, Kansas, it’s the best a jobless supermarket clerk like Andrew Morrison can do. After sacrificing a normal childhood, a decent education, and true love to look after his alcoholic mother, he’s finally breaking free and living his own life — but in the squalid house he’s sharing with a former childhood friend, the living isn’t exactly easy. Plus, there’s something about the chipper, all-American couple next door that’s just downright creepy. However, that doesn’t keep Drew from accepting a job as their handyman — or surrendering to the wiles of perfect housewife Harlow Ward, a woman who always gets what she wants. Drew, like a string of hapless young men before him, doesn’t realize he’s dancing with a devil — one dressed to the nines in high heels and pearls.

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Most Helpful

INTERESTED UNTIL THE LAST CHAPTER...IT FELL APART

What did you like best about The Neighbors? What did you like least?

I LIKED THE STORY BUT I WANTED TO FIND OUT WHAT WAS GOING ON HERE. I DIDN'T. I DON'T LIKE STORIES ENDING LIKE THAT.


How would you have changed the story to make it more enjoyable?

I WOULD HAVE A SLAM BAM ENDING IN STEAD OF CHEATING ME THE READER (LISTENER).


Which character – as performed by Fleet Cooper – was your favorite?

MICKY....ACTUALLY THE READER SAVED THE BOOK. I WOULD GIVE IT A LOWER RATING BUT THE READER WAS GREAT. AT FIRST I DID NOT LIKE HIM BUT HE REALLY WAS PERFECT FOR THIS STORY. THANK YOU MR. COOPER FOR MAKING THIS BOOK AT LEAST A GREAT PASTIME UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE.


Could you see The Neighbors being made into a movie or a TV series? Who should the stars be?

YES AS LONG AS THEY CHANGED THE ENDING AND I BET THEY WOULD.


Any additional comments?

THE AUTHOR HAS A GOOD STORY HERE. BUT DIDN'T TAKE THE TIME TO FINISH THE BOOK. IMHO.

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- jaye "AUDIBLE MAKES READING POSSIBLE AND EASY FOR ME...I AM VISUALLY IMPAIRED. I WISH THEY HAD ALL THE BOOKS I WANT I WOULD SNAP THEM UP!"

it was OK, was suspecting more suspense.

it started out slow, took a long time to climax, and when it did, it was at the end and everything happened at once. I also thought the ending could have been a little more emotional.
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- Ashley

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-27-2012
  • Publisher: Brilliance Audio