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  • Posted July 11, 2009

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    a real pageturner and a can't put it down what else?

    ok if you planed to read this you should start from the start to understand more and know more about the characters here. but maybe no need bcoz maggie shayne tells it so, but if you really want to know more about Dawn,Beth,Joshua,Bryan,Mordecai and Jax, start with "Thicker Than Water". Maggie Shayne, no doubt she did a very very fine story romance suspence! a real pageturner! this must be the start of Dawn's story with Bryan. so if you want to know more about them you should start with Thicker than Water continue with Colder than Ice. The story is great if you've followed the story from the start. and now Jax holds her own story i didnt anticipate. this story was great i really like it that the woman is the one who'll protect the the leading man. a super woman. strong and indipendent. there is no way you wouldn't love the story and suspence. but the most amazing part here was Dawn's Gift instead of using it as Mordecai does. she wouldn't and im looking forward for Dawn's trilogy. it's on Maggie Shayne's web. a real great story started with the Young Believer's

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 9, 2008

    Awesome book...pageturner!!

    I loved this book! Colder than Ice was my first book by this author, and I couldn't wait to read this one! I was so glad that I did! I loved it, I couldn't put it down! Great writing, can't wait to read the next one!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2006

    Couldn't Put it Down!

    This is the first book I've read by Maggie Shayne. I couldn't put it down! As a huge fan of murder mysteries, I found this one to be up there with the best of them. I look forward to reading more by this author.

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  • Posted December 9, 2008

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    Exciting romantic suspense

    Since he was arrested for murdering his wife, Steph, a crime he does not remember or anything else from that night, Michael 'River' Corbett has been drugged and confined to a state mental hospital. He is not sure if he is paranoid from the drugs that leave his mind fuzzy and in a fog, but River believes someone has tried to kill him. He escapes from the institution heading to Blackberry, Vermont to learn whether he killed his spouse and if not, who did............... Fourteen years ago, Cassandra 'Jax' Jackson¿s father killed the man who murdered his other daughter, but the court declared him not guilty due to diminished capacity Jax¿s police career in Syracuse died in that courtroom so she accepts a job in Blackberry. When the by the book Jax meets River she fails to take him in as something in his look makes her believe he is no killer. As they team up seeking to learn who murdered Steph, a ghost send clues to the ¿besieged¿ teenager Dawn Jones, who if she wants to be left alone, must help River and Jax................ Readers will agree from the start that River is innocent because the killer seems obvious relatively early on yet no one will put down DARKER THAN MIDNIGHT until the end to affirm their theory is correct. The who-done-it story line is enhanced by the paranormal elements as Steph tries to reach from the grave to right a wrong that she partially caused. Fans will root for the lead couples to more than just survive the twilight like Steph they want Jax and River together, but the chances of that happening seems so remote............ Harriet Klausner

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