Category Archive: Traister, Christina

The Hangman by Mary Burton

Narrated by Christina Traister I’m always on the lookout for good romantic suspense. I tend to like around a 50/50 split between the suspense plot and the romantic relationship and I often find the suspense takes too much of the centre stage for my personal taste. Even so, I keep trying because RS is one …

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The Dollmaker by Mary Burton

Narrated by Christina Traister The Dollmaker is the second book in Mary Burton’s The Forgotten Files series, but it works perfectly well as a standalone. It’s my first time listening to a book by this author, and it definitely won’t be my last, as the mystery is tightly-plotted and suspenseful and the main characters, while …

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The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood

Narrated by Christina Traister You know how they accuse some legislators of crafting policy via pollsters and focus groups? Well, The Ideal Man is Julie Garwood writing via focus groups. If you poll women on what they like in a heroine and a hero in a romance novel, Ellie Sullivan and Max Daniels caricatures should come …

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Mercy by Julie Garwood

Narrated by Christina Traister A Cautionary Tale for Narrators Or, Show Me The Mercy! The second book in the Buchanan-Renard series, this one features Justice Department attorney Theo Buchanan and brilliant backwater surgeon Michelle Renard. Another of those backwater-bayou Louisiana towns authors love is the setting – let’s just say it’s driving distance from New …

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