Still Missing

Chevy Stevens, read by Angela Dawe, Brilliance Audio, unabridged, eight CDs, 9 hrs., $29.99 ISBN 978-1-4418-4319-7
Angela Dawe gives a bravura performance in her reading of this excellently plotted physiological thriller. Annie O’Sullivan has a job she’s good at, a dog she adores, a boyfriend who makes her happy, and a mother who makes her crazy; in other words she’s living a perfectly happy ordinary life. All that changes in an instant when she is abducted and held captive for more than a year in a remote mountain cabin. Through a series of intriguing, suspenseful, and heartbreaking sessions with a therapist, the book follows Annie’s year of captivity, and her difficult adjustment to life once she escapes. Dawe expertly handles what is essentially a one-woman monologue. She easily moves through Annie’s emotionally charged story, fully expressing the woman’s pain, anguish, and terror, yet she never falls into melodrama and keeps the character grounded. Her rich, fully realized characterization pulls the listener deep into the story. It is a finely tuned, multilayered performance that will keep listeners enthralled to the very last disc. A St. Martin’s hardcover (Reviews, May 3). (Aug.)
Reviewed on: 11/29/2010
Release date: 07/01/2010
Show other formats
Mass Market Paperbound - 374 pages - 978-1-250-04951-3
Hardcover - 342 pages - 978-0-312-59567-8
Compact Disc - 978-1-4418-4320-3
Hardcover - 348 pages - 978-1-74269-096-4
Compact Disc - 978-1-4805-8224-8
MP3 CD - 978-1-4805-8225-5
MP3 CD - 978-1-4418-4322-7
Paperback - 362 pages
Pre-Recorded Audio Player - 978-1-4418-7432-0
Hardcover - 481 pages - 978-1-4104-3291-9
Open Ebook - 352 pages - 978-1-4299-7237-6
MP3 CD - 978-1-4418-4321-0
Compact Disc - 978-1-4558-1530-2
MP3 CD - 978-1-4558-3853-0
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
Email Address


Log In Lost Password

PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital editions of PW (online or via our app). For instructions on how to set up your accout for digital access, click here. For more information, click here.

The part of the site you are trying to access is now available to subscribers only. Subscribers: to set up your digital subscription with the new system (if you have not done so already), click here. To subscribe, click here.

Email with questions.

Not Registered? Click here.