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SECRETS OF THE MONARCH What the Dead Can Teach Us About Living a Better Life

by | Read by Renée Raudman

Spirituality • 5.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2007

Allison DuBois's unique work as a medium--someone who can communicate with the dead--has been popularized by the hit TV show "Medium." Yes, there's a real woman behind the show, and DuBois's third book focuses on examining death so we can better understand life. While DuBois's "ghost stories" are interesting, especially when she describes collaborating with police to catch two Arizona serial killers, the attempt to turn them into a personal growth narrative comes off as forced. Narrator Renée Raudman is believable as DuBois, and her sweet, feminine voice matches DuBois's sense of optimism. But the timbre of Raudman's voice coupled with DuBois's cliché-ridden advice makes this work sound more like a Hallmark card than a meaningful guidebook. J.T. © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE 2008]



Trade Ed. • Tantor Media • 2007

CD ISBN 978-1400105809 $24.99 • Five CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1400155804 $19.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN $13.99


Library Ed. • Tantor Media • 2007

CD ISBN 9781-400135806 $49.99 • Five CDs

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