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  • Agatha Raisin: As the Pig Turns

  • Agatha Raisin, Book 22
  • By: M. C. Beaton
  • Narrated by: Penelope Keith
  • Length: 6 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 18
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 17

Winter Parva, a traditional Cotswolds village next door to Carsely, has decided to throw a celebratory hog roast to mark the beginning of the winter holiday festivities and Agatha Raisin has arrived with friend and rival in the sleuthing business, Toni, to enjoy the merriment. But as the spit pig is carried towards the bed of fiery charcoal Agatha - and the rest of the village - realise that things aren’t as they seem....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Once you start, you’ll be hooked

  • By Evelyn on 02-11-2017

Once you start, you’ll be hooked

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-11-2017

You get addicted to the abrasive yet loveable Agatha Raisin. The characters are well drawn and quirky.

Really good series 😊

  • Singing in the Shrouds

  • By: Ngaio Marsh
  • Narrated by: James Saxon
  • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 6

On a cold February night, the police find the third corpse on the quayside in the Pool of London, her body covered with flower petals and pearls. The killer walked away singing. When the cargo ship Cape Farewell sets sail, she carries nine passengers, one of whom is known to be the murderer. Which is why Superintendent Roderick Alleyn joins the ship at Portsmouth on the most difficult assignment of his professional career....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • One of the best Marsh Novels

  • By Evelyn on 13-07-2017

One of the best Marsh Novels

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 13-07-2017

I held off on this one, when I listened to the sample I didn't love it, but, this is truly one of the very best novels. The characters are interesting and full of life.
Love, love, love.