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His and Hers

Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
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Publisher's Summary

Soon to be a major tv series, with Jessica Chastain as executive producer.

Jack: Three words to describe my wife: beautiful. Ambitious. Unforgiving.

Anna: I only need one word to describe my husband: liar.

When a woman is murdered in Blackdown village, newsreader Anna Andrews is reluctant to cover the case. Anna’s ex-husband, DCI Jack Harper, is suspicious of her involvement, until he becomes a suspect in his own murder investigation. Someone is lying, and some secrets are worth killing to keep.

©2020 Alice Feeney (P)2020 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

Critic Reviews

"What a ride, I loved this book and the brilliant Hitchcockian twist!" (Sarah Michelle Gellar)

"Twisty and gripping." (Jane Fallon)

"Clever, compulsive." (Louise Candlish)

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Love it

I really enjoyed this book. Just the sort of story I like plotting revenge and a bit of a love story. I so enjoy Murders like this terrific readers I so love richard armitage as a reader and Stephanie Racine pretty good as well.

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Twisting & turning to an extraordinary climax<br />

Narration first class. Unforeseeable ending. Strewn with red herrings. I enjoyed the journey in this book.

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Not impressed with the book

I hope Richard doesn't perform any more books from this author. Weak characters, weak story line. Quite depressing actually. Richard's incredible talent was wasted on this narration.

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very tricky! brilliant!!

very tricky! brilliant!! loved it from the very very start word a a a a

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  • Podenco Fan
  • 30-05-2020

Contrived, obvious, unappealing and samey - yawn!

First off, not about the book but about the narration - it was super easy to realise who the killer was as though the voice was distorted, through the intonation and rhythm as well as some heavy handed tips.

It was one of those books which showed you a huge suspect - hinted that there was more to it and there was a clever villian lurking out of sight, unexposed .............. but then it turned out to be the obvious killer ... yawn!

Kind of an anti-mystery as we were shown from the get go who the baddie is.

Add to this some very unlikable and unbelievable characters, contrived events all set ridiculously at the BBC where the staff are all cardboard cutout stereotypes hurriedly sketched in - old people with body odour, alcoholics who carry round miniatures which they buy in bulk - um surely just buying regular bottles and decanting into a soft drink or water bottle would be a cleverer and more economic way to go instead of clanking round with a handbag full of tiny labelled bottles. Newsreaders who are "sacked" and sent back to be correspondents and although they are still going to be used as newsreaders in the school holidays (so quite a lot really) getting all bent out of shape, Detectives who are walking disasters with no regard for protocol or the law ........... the list drags on.

This is where the YAWN came in. I fell asleep as I slowly became more and more bored and disenchanted with this unlikable tale and woke up in the middle of some awful part about cats being captured and having their tails cut off.

Phew what a relief, this highly contrived, embarrassingly self-conscious and unoriginal book, which I was hoping might in some way redeem itself, just ran out of chances - back it goes, Adios!

This whole experience reminds me of buying a sandwich from a pricey shop, it looked good, it seemed like your sort of thing, you wanted to like it, but there was just no substance to it, ITleft a bad taste in your mouth and made you feel a bit grim afterwards!

Narration was fine, but just such an unwholesome and unpleasant listen, I feel like I could do with a shower to get the grime off!

Yuk and yawn.

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  • V. O'Regan
  • 29-05-2020

Well lots of surprises within

This thriller was packed full of twists almost to the point where I needed to take big breaths and check back to ensure that I was hearing it righ. Very entertaining though a few disturbing scenes

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  • J2012
  • 19-06-2020

Gave up after an hour....

I was trying to reserve judgement and get into the plot. Just about coping with the terrible narration, then came the "dalek" voice? So I stopped listening.

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  • Mrs. C. M. Mccann
  • 06-06-2020

Very intriguing

Really enjoyed this book. Was very intriguing. I had to finish it. It was very gripping. Brilliant performances.

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  • Miss L M Howard
  • 06-06-2020

Well written, with a great plot line.

Really enjoyed the story and trying to workout who did it.

Definitely worth a listen.

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  • Ange Simpson
  • 04-06-2020

Did not see the ending coming

I'm normally good at spotting an ending and get a bit blasé, yeah totally wrong this time, had to go back and pay attention! I loved the fact I totally missed it. Well written and narrated

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  • Nicks
  • 04-06-2020

Brilliant 5 star!

What a rollercoaster ride! Grips the listener from the start and keeps going - I loved it! Would recommend for lovers of thriller/suspense books. And the narration superb; one of the few books I think is better on audio. Definitely recommend.

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  • David M
  • 30-05-2020

Original

Great plot, well thought out by the author and with the benefit of hindsight, plenty of clues along the way. Once we hear the final explanation, the clues come together and all make sense.

A refreshingly original plot, with the detective himself being closely connected with the crime(s) and not wanting his colleagues to know.

I loved the "creepy voice" of the killer appearing at intervals throughout the story. As listeners we're constantly trying to work out who the creepy voice actually is. (There are clues!)

Above all, I loved the author's writing style, so much more than a simple "who dun it". Mainly, it's about relationships. I'll be looking for more books by Alice Feeney.

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  • Mark Chapman
  • 01-08-2020

Page Turner

This book is a page turner. There are stylistic hints and themes I thought of Susan Hill's short stories A Bit Of Singing And Dancing. I would recommend this book. I had no idea who the suspect was. I guessed wrong all the way, so for me, the book was cleverly plotted in this regard. Overall I thought it was a 4 star book which is perfectly respectable and worthy of praise.

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  • Bonnie M.
  • 05-07-2020

Loved this book!

I loved everything about this book - the writing style, the plot, the twists and the ending. I would definitely recommend it.

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