THE MOTIVE

by John Lescroart | Read by David Colacci

Mystery & Suspense • 14 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2005

In this police procedural, series characters Dismas Hardy and Abe Glitzky become involved in a case of double murder and arson. Overall, the story suffers from bloat, smart characters who act stupidly at the author's convenience, and an unconvincing ending. But clever characterizations and a solid mystery prevail, and the skilled and agile reading of David Colacci keeps it involving. While Colacci does not excel at distinctive characterizations, we always know who's who in each scene, and he makes up for any lack with an engaging voice and good pacing. W.M. 2006 Audie Award Finalist © AudioFile 2005, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE/JULY 05]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Brilliance Audio • 2004

CS ISBN 1593553609 $34.95 • Ten cassettes

CD ISBN 1593553625 $40.95 • Twelve CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 1593357168 $24.95 • One MP3-CDs

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