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Hidden Bodies

Narrated by: Santino Fontana
Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
4.5 out of 5 stars (44 ratings)
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Publisher's Summary

From the author of the highly acclaimed You ["Hypnotic and scary." (Stephen King)] comes an equally terrifying and addictive new thriller.

Joe came to Los Angeles to start over, to forget about what happened in New York. But in a darkened room in Soho House, everything suddenly changed.

She is like no one he's ever met before. She doesn't know about his past and never can. The problem is, hidden bodies don't always stay that way.

©2016 Caroline Kepnes (P)2016 Simon & Schuster

Critic Reviews

"Darkly glittering...totally absorbing." (Erin Kelly)

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following on from the novel 'you' storyline is unique narrator is brilliant

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Awesome.

Insanely fun and actually better than 'You'. The narrator is perfectly Joe. Can't wait for the next book.

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  • Emma
  • 14-07-2016

Excellent narration!

I read 'you' - and listened to 'hidden bodies' the narration in hidden bodies really brings joe to life- can't wait for the next instalment!

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  • Ninecatz
  • 01-12-2016

Compelling

If you could sum up Hidden Bodies in three words, what would they be?

Dark, compelling, unputdownable!

What was one of the most memorable moments of Hidden Bodies?

When Forty turns the tables on Joe - but there's really too many to mention. The dialogue is spot on and occasionally laugh out loud.

Have you listened to any of Santino Fontana’s other performances? How does this one compare?

Love his narration...he's an excellent 'Joe.'

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

It made me laugh in the same way the show 'Dexter' does.

Any additional comments?

Very well written books - but you must read 'You' first. I was actually rooting for Joe at the end of 'Hidden Bodies' and I hope there' s a sequel. The narration is excellent, I listened to both 'You' and 'Hidden Bodies' within a week! Only thing I'd warn about is both books have quite a few 'sex' scenes which some people may not like and a couple of uses of the 'C*** word.

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  • naveed mir
  • 13-04-2018

Gripping till the end

Such a good book, absolutely gripping until the end. And the reading was really well done

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  • Amelialegbar ♥️
  • 21-03-2018

Loved this!

Excellent sequel to YOU

Good story and excellent narration and an author I will keep an eye out for in the future!

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  • Bert
  • 02-02-2018

unprepared

Unprepared for this book, not knowing what will happen it surprised me. It all started off good with the main character. Sort of a "Hey nice to meet you" which rapidly switches to "you silly goose" & "omg what!?". Then eventually you slip into a love hate relationship and although you sometimes hate him you don't want to put this book down.

It's a good story, love the performance and great suspense!

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  • Judi G
  • 07-01-2018

bravo

amazing story. How I came to root for Joe in the end is utterly surprising. the writing is excellent and the narrator is beyond brilliant.

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  • Roo :)
  • 04-01-2018

Not quite what I thought

Liked the narrator . Wasn't keen on the graphic sexual references. Shouldn't really be in the crime/thriller section

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  • Ben Hurren
  • 22-03-2017

Not as good as 'You' but still a terrific story.

Loads if twists and turns, and a few shocking moments. It's really good and well worth a listen/read though I personally thought 'You' had the edge.

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  • Deanna
  • 11-12-2016

Perfect

one of my favourite books of 2016 and this audio book brought every aspect of it to life!
never have I sided with the 'bad guy' as much as I have for Joe

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  • Ms. Jean Massey
  • 03-12-2017

Hidden bodies

Good story kept me turning pages but the ending was so disappointing I expected more

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  • Anonymous User
  • 14-01-2019

Santino Fontana captures the feeling of this story perfectly!

A good follow on to the original You, Joe suddenly packs up and moves out of NY and has to cover his trail along the way....great sequel, showcasing the growing paranoia, delusion and narcissism of Joe Goldberg...just like ‘You’, you will find yourself constantly going between hating him then rooting for him, and once again left wanting to know what happens next in the life of Joe Goldberg.
I originally read You, then decided to try the audiobook and it was brilliant so decided to listen to Hidden Bodies instead of reading it. I honestly think that the quality of the narration is what made me enjoy both these books so much, he portrays the story so well.