Friday, September 18, 2015

The Library: Where Life Checks Out by Carmen Desousa

Title: The Library: Where Life Checks Out
Author: Carmen Desousa
Audio Narrator: Michelle Babb
Release Date: August 3rd 2015
Genre: Mystery, Adult Fiction, Paranormal
Audio time: 6 hrs and 33 mins.
Format: Audiobook

My Rating: ★ ★

Goodreads Summary:

When Mark Waters decided to be a detective, he didn't plan to investigate ghosts.

But as he sifts through evidence of a supposed suicide by train, he learns a murder that took place eighty years ago may directly affect his case.

Six months after the strange occurrences at The Depot, there’s another murder. This time, The Library holds secrets of several murders, and the dead won’t rest until the murderer checks out too.

My Review: 

My original rating for this review was three stars, but I have no changed it to two stars.
I did think this was a good story. But if I hadn't of been listening to it on Audio I don't think I would have finished it. I say that because while there was a mystery it wasn't the main focus of the story.
The main focus of the story was Romance between Mark and a character we meet in the beginning of the story. What parts of the mystery we did get I loved them and found it very interesting. I feel like this story could have just been fully focused on the mystery and what had happened withe paranormal things and it would have been far more interesting.

I don't think I will be reading/listening to anymore of DeSousa books in the near future.

The audio narrator for this story is the only thing that got me through the mystery lacking parts. I can't wait to listen to more of her narration in the future.
Received book in return for honest review from the audio narrator (Michelle Babb)

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