Falling Off Air

By Catherine Sampson
Read by Kate Reading

9.13 Hours 10/01/2004 unabridged
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Robin Ballantyne’s life is finally coming together. After learning she was pregnant with twins and being abandoned by her irresponsible boyfriend, Adam, she’s settling into life as a single mother. But one night, after putting the children to bed, she hears an argument and suddenly, a body falls past her window. Running outside, she finds the body of Paula Carmichael, a renowned activist. When the police find Robin’s name in Paula’s diary and a connection through ex-boyfriend Adam, Robin becomes the prime suspect. She must figure out who killed Paula before she loses her freedom, her children, and her life.

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Summary

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Robin Ballantyne’s life is finally coming together. After learning she was pregnant with twins and being abandoned by her irresponsible boyfriend, Adam, she’s settling into life as a single mother. But one night, after putting the children to bed, she hears an argument and suddenly, a body falls past her window. Running outside, she finds the body of Paula Carmichael, a renowned activist. When the police find Robin’s name in Paula’s diary and a connection through ex-boyfriend Adam, Robin becomes the prime suspect. She must figure out who killed Paula before she loses her freedom, her children, and her life.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Reading’s performance of righteous indignation, emotional distress, and strong resolve rings clear and true. She draws out the ironies of the situation and the bits of humor sprinkled in.” AudioFile 
“Robin’s narrative voice is immediately compelling. She is portrayed with humor, subtlety, and dead-on accuracy…Remember Sampson’s name; it’s about to become an important one in crime fiction.” Booklist 
“Reading’s resolute and straightforward narration suits the personality of Robin and the first-person viewpoint of the novel. She fully explores the nuances of emotions…Characters are well developed and well served by expert narration.” Kliatt
 “[This] excellent debut [is]…as much a novel of modern living as a mystery and thus has a pleasantly distinctive feel…the writing is tight and accomplished.” ReviewingtheEvidence.com
“Catherine Sampson is a new voice in mystery literature, and it is clear that she is going to be loud and important.” Murder and Mayhem Bookclub
“A smart and funny character worthy of serialization…The audio quality of the book is exceptionally stylish. The reader’s manner is warm, engaging, and humorous when appropriate…A murder mystery worthy of the bestseller list.” ForeWord 

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Author

Author Bio: Catherine Sampson

Catherine Sampson started her career in the BBC and has worked as Beijing correspondent for the Times (London). She now lives in Beijing with her husband and three children and is currently working on her next Robin Ballantyne novel.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 9.13
Audience: Adult
Language: English