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Royal Flush Audiobook

Royal Flush: A Royal Spyness Mystery

With its posh clientele in the country for the summer, Georgie's housecleaning business has fizzled. So she tries hiring herself out as a dinner and theatre companion. But her first client has quite the wrong idea. To avoid further scandal, Georgie's shipped home to Castle Rannoch, where her summer plans include honoring a promise to Her Majesty to keep Castle Rannoch's divorcedhouseguest from seducing the Prince of Wales.
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Publisher's Summary

A Royal Spyness mystery starring Lady Georgiana, 34th in line for the throne - and the mystery world's favorite penniless heiress.

With its posh clientele in the country for the summer, Georgie's housecleaning business has fizzled. So she tries hiring herself out as a dinner and theatre companion. But her first client has quite the wrong idea.

To avoid further scandal, Georgie's shipped home to Castle Rannoch, where her summer plans include honoring a promise to Her Majesty to keep Castle Rannoch's divorced houseguest from seducing the Prince of Wales. She's also been coerced into helping Scotland Yard with a top-secret mission - namely keeping an eye on the shooting party at Balmoral and preventing someone from shooting the Prince. And Georgie must manage all this without strangling her odious sister-in-law Fig or spineless brother Binky.

©2009 Janet Quin-Harkin (P)2010 Audible, Inc.

What the Critics Say

"Katherine Kellgren is completely winning as guileless, gullible, plucky Georgie. With the castle overrun by visitors - including the notorious American Mrs. Wallis Simpson; her paramour, the Prince of Wales; and an assortment of gentry and staff - Kellgren shifts accents and attitudes with ease. Phryne Fisher fans will love Kellgren’s Lady Georgiana." (AudioFile)

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    D. stanley 09-10-12
    D. stanley 09-10-12 Member Since 2015
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    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes, this is just a fun read and I have come to love the characters


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Royal Flush?

    It's always the sexual tension with Darcy and the way real life events and people fit into the story


    What about Katherine Kellgren’s performance did you like?

    love it


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    yes, but did not.


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    akcoldcat3 08-21-12
    akcoldcat3 08-21-12 Member Since 2011
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    "Fun listen!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Royal Flush to be better than the print version?

    I did not read the print version but the narrator is excellent and rarely misses on her character voices.


    What does Katherine Kellgren bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Her character voices.


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    Kelly Ungelbach Michigan 08-07-12
    Kelly Ungelbach Michigan 08-07-12 Member Since 2007
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    "Light and Breezy"

    This installment of the Lady Georgie books takes place mostly in Scotland and the narrator, Katherine Kellgren, does a fabulous job with all the accents. Her characters are distinct and you always know who's talking. The mystery itself was good, although I'm still not entirely sure why the culprit did it. I think I've become a bit addicted to these stories with their interesting view of this time period.

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    Janet H. Maddox 07-18-12
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    "happy listening!"

    This book, and indeed the entire series, is just plain fun and enjoyment. The books are lighthearted but interesting, with great characters and wonderful plots. The narration is "spot on." The books are just right for a summer listening session or for any time that amusing, light stories are what you crave.

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    Deanna SAN ANTONIO, TX, United States 07-13-12
    Deanna SAN ANTONIO, TX, United States 07-13-12
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    "Enjoyable light reading"

    The Royal Spyness Mysteries are light, engaging and addictive! Katherine Kellgren does a nice job at keeping the voices full of personality and the characters believable.

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    Michel Walsh 07-12-12 Member Since 2008
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    Would you consider the audio edition of Royal Flush to be better than the print version?

    I do consider the audio version better because you hear all the great accents and infections.


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    Karen Grand Isle, VT, United States 05-21-12
    Karen Grand Isle, VT, United States 05-21-12 Member Since 2013
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    What did you love best about Royal Flush?

    This is the first book I've read by Rhys Bowen and I really enjoyed it. The story was entertaining and the narration was wonderful. I found the book by accident on Audible.com and am now going back to find the earlier books in the series.


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    Luanne 05-14-12
    Luanne 05-14-12 Member Since 2011
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    Loved it! I'd even pay for it with real money. Great series and excellent narration!!!!

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    Amazon Customer philadelphia, PA, United States 05-13-12
    Amazon Customer philadelphia, PA, United States 05-13-12 Member Since 2014

    Defender Of The Week Collector Of The Paycheck. "I Don't Fail I Succeed At Finding Ways That Don't Work!"---(Christopher Titus)

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    "Georgie's back to clean up after The Royal Family"

    Lady Georgie's Back and in yet another Pickle. Georgie seems to be related to Jessica Fletcher as she can't seem to go anywhere without tripping over a mystery. A series of peculiar accidents have plagued the royal heirs and Georgie after an understandable but hilarious Gaffe is forced back to her home in Scotland where she is to keep an close eye out for anything out of the ordinary. First Strange thing is that Figg is happy to see here and Darcy pops up again. So, begins Book 3. The series still has that fast moving fun the other's have as Georgie's regulars(Gran dad and Belinda) Both make appearances. The narrator starts off a little weak but quickly falls back into normal form as she jumps between character's accents (I just Love Belinda's ). A good listen. Can't wait for book 4.

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    Karen CLOVIS, CA, United States 04-30-12
    Karen CLOVIS, CA, United States 04-30-12 Member Since 2013
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    "Love it!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Royal Flush to be better than the print version?

    Yes, this reader is wonderful!


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Love them all, but Georgie, Darcy, and Queenie are my favorites.


    Any additional comments?

    This series is great, and this reader makes it even better! She is incredibly talented!

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