The Switch by Sandra Brown audiobook

The Switch

By Sandra Brown
Read by Jan Maxwell

14.13 Hours 02/21/2012 Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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It isn't the first time that identical twins Gillian and Melina Lloyd have switched identities. Melina, the more impetuous twin, proposes that her circumspect sister take her place as a media escort to NASA astronaut and national hero Colonel Christopher "Chief" Heart. Although it's an enticing offer, Gillian declines for a very personal reason. Besides, she warns Melina, such a switch could have unexpected consequences.Media-savvy Chief turns out to be an easy assignment for Melina. But the following morning, police arrive at Melina's door with the worst possible news: her beloved twin has been murdered, and on the walls, scrawled in blood, are obscenities directed at Gillian, along with insults that indisputably link Chief to the crime.Dissatisfied with the official police investigation, Chief and Melina form a grudging alliance. Striking out on their own, they uncover more questions than answers, and are eventually led to the threshold of an inner sanctum, where a megalomaniac lies in wait for Gillian's replacement, her identical twin -- Melina.A story that reveals the powerful, almost mystical bond between twins -- bond that compels a woman to go to impossible lengths to avenge her sister, The Switch defies every prediction.

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A New York Times bestseller

A USA Today bestseller

It isn't the first time that identical twins Gillian and Melina Lloyd have switched identities. Melina, the more impetuous twin, proposes that her circumspect sister take her place as a media escort to NASA astronaut and national hero Colonel Christopher "Chief" Heart. Although it's an enticing offer, Gillian declines for a very personal reason. Besides, she warns Melina, such a switch could have unexpected consequences.

Media-savvy Chief turns out to be an easy assignment for Melina. But the following morning, police arrive at Melina's door with the worst possible news: her beloved twin has been murdered, and on the walls, scrawled in blood, are obscenities directed at Gillian, along with insults that indisputably link Chief to the crime.

Dissatisfied with the official police investigation, Chief and Melina form a grudging alliance. Striking out on their own, they uncover more questions than answers, and are eventually led to the threshold of an inner sanctum, where a megalomaniac lies in wait for Gillian's replacement, her identical twin -- Melina.

A story that reveals the powerful, almost mystical bond between twins -- bond that compels a woman to go to impossible lengths to avenge her sister, The Switch defies every prediction.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Sandra Brown is back in rare form with a complex and exciting tale that plays straight to all her strengths. Romance, suspense, and danger [make] The Switch dynamite reading.”  Romantic Times
“Displaying her talents for fast pacing and tricky plotting, Brown delivers one of her patented twists...setting the scene for a breathy, rose-colored climax.” Publishers Weekly
“Jan Maxwell’s voice is pleasant, almost winsome, and professional...[She] handles action scenes with exciting emphasis and romantic interludes with seductive deliberateness.” AudioFile
“Things are never quite what they appear to be in this compelling thriller—up to nearly the very last page. Fans of suspense fiction will be thoroughly entertained.” Booklist
“The story moves along amidst plot twists, dangerous encounters, and romantic interludes. Reader Jan Maxwell maintains a steady pace and brings to life the wide range of personalities.”   Library Journal (audio review)
“Sandra Brown is back in rare form with a complex and exciting tale that plays straight to all her strengths. Romance, suspense, and danger are skillfully blended together, making The Switch dynamite reading.” RT Book Reviews (4½ stars)

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 14.13
Audience: Adult
Language: English