Behind the Mic: On Crooked River by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child, Read by Jefferson Mays
Jonathan Smith and Jo Reed Discuss the Latest Entry in the Pendergast Mystery Series
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Narrator Jefferson Mays is the perfect partner in suspending disbelief for this latest entry in the Pendergast mystery series, Crooked River. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Jonathan Smith discuss Mays’s dry, cultured elocution that so perfectly captures Pendergast’s personality. Pendergast and his new partner, Agent Coldmoon, are trying to discover why there are scores of amputated feet washing up on the shores of Captiva Island in Florida. The real tour de force in Mays’s performance is his utter attention and commitment to the plot. He adds to the pleasures of this kind of high-voltage blam-pow adventure.
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