A Dark and Lonely Place by Edna Buchanan audiobook

A Dark and Lonely Place

By Edna Buchanan
Read by Robertson Dean

Dreamscape 9781439159170
15.44 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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JohnAshley and Laura Upthegrove became the most notorious, colorful, and compellingfigures in Florida’s violent outlaw history. This is their true story of prisonbreaks, bootlegging, bank robberies, and piracy on the high seas. Their sensualand dreamy saga of love, passion, and violence is juxtaposed with the taut andsuspenseful story of their fictional descendants who share the same love anddangers a hundred years later. In today’s Miami, Homicide Sergeant John Ashleyinvestigates a millionaire’s spectacular murder and instantly recognizes astunning model linked to the case as the girl who has haunted his dreams sincechildhood. Her name is Laura, and the lightning-fast attraction issupernaturally mutual. Thehomicide case goes bad, Ashley is falsely accused of murder, and the new loversgo on the run as history repeats itself. The question is, how powerful is thepast? Do the present day renegades stand a chance? Does anyone? Can any of uswith the outlaw patterns of violence and tragedy imprinted in our DNA everbreak the cycle? Can we change our own destiny? Or must the end always be thesame for dangerous people in dangerous times?

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Summary

JohnAshley and Laura Upthegrove became the most notorious, colorful, and compellingfigures in Florida’s violent outlaw history. This is their true story of prisonbreaks, bootlegging, bank robberies, and piracy on the high seas. Their sensualand dreamy saga of love, passion, and violence is juxtaposed with the taut andsuspenseful story of their fictional descendants who share the same love anddangers a hundred years later. In today’s Miami, Homicide Sergeant John Ashleyinvestigates a millionaire’s spectacular murder and instantly recognizes astunning model linked to the case as the girl who has haunted his dreams sincechildhood. Her name is Laura, and the lightning-fast attraction issupernaturally mutual.

Thehomicide case goes bad, Ashley is falsely accused of murder, and the new loversgo on the run as history repeats itself. The question is, how powerful is thepast? Do the present day renegades stand a chance? Does anyone? Can any of uswith the outlaw patterns of violence and tragedy imprinted in our DNA everbreak the cycle? Can we change our own destiny? Or must the end always be thesame for dangerous people in dangerous times?

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Editorial Reviews

“An ambitious, inventive saga…Nonstop action and romance.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Edna Buchanan

Author Bio: Edna Buchanan

Edna Buchanan has covered more crimes than most cops. A Pulitzer Prize–winning Miami Herald police reporter and winner of the prestigious George Polk Career Award, she brings a dynamic and steamy Miami to vivid life in all of her novels. The author of seventeen books and numerous short stories, she lives in Miami, Florida.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 15.44
Audience: Adult
Language: English