We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
 >   > 
Honor's Splendour | [Julie Garwood]

Honor's Splendour

In the feuding English court, gentle Lady Madelyne suffered the cruel whims of her ruthless brother, Baron Louddon. Then, in vengeance for a bitter crime, Baron Duncan of Wexton—the Wolf—unleashed his warriors against Louddon's domain. Exquisite Madelyne was the prize he catured...but when he gazed upon the proud beauty, he pledged to protect her with his life.
Regular Price:$20.99
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

In the feuding English court, gentle Lady Madelyne suffered the cruel whims of her ruthless brother, Baron Louddon. Then, in vengeance for a bitter crime, Baron Duncan of Wexton—the Wolf—unleashed his warriors against Louddon's domain. Exquisite Madelyne was the prize he catured...but when he gazed upon the proud beauty, he pledged to protect her with his life.

In his rough-hewn castle, Duncan proved true to his honor. But when at last their noble passion conquered them both, she surrendered with all her soul. Now, for love, Madelyne would stand fast...as bravely as her Lord, the powerful Wolf who fought for...Honor's Splendour.

©1991 Julie Garwood (P)2010 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.0 (939 )
5 star
 (375)
4 star
 (318)
3 star
 (162)
2 star
 (54)
1 star
 (30)
Overall
4.1 (630 )
5 star
 (289)
4 star
 (204)
3 star
 (92)
2 star
 (25)
1 star
 (20)
Story
3.9 (634 )
5 star
 (262)
4 star
 (173)
3 star
 (103)
2 star
 (52)
1 star
 (44)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Amazon Customer Leumeah, Australia 04-13-11
    Amazon Customer Leumeah, Australia 04-13-11 Member Since 2011
    HELPFUL VOTES
    75
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    80
    58
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    14
    0
    Overall
    "Honor's Splendour"

    Refreshing audio, didn't dislike narrator, have listened to better but the story and characters held you with there good humor and substance. Truly enjoyable.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Susan Philadelphia, PA, United States 03-04-11
    Susan Philadelphia, PA, United States 03-04-11 Member Since 2010
    HELPFUL VOTES
    11
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    294
    20
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    3
    0
    Overall
    "loved it"

    As always , I love anything by Julie Garwood !!!! These books help me get thru the day.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Angelle Merrill 01-04-11 Member Since 2009
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    135
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "An Utter Waste of TIme"

    This audiobook is absolutely terrible. If you're accustomed to the well-written, intelligent historical romance, you'll kick yourself for wasting your time on such a second-rate author. Her attempts at detail and imagery are literally laughable. I found myself laughing out loud on multiple occasions...and not because anything in the story was funny. Oh, and I can't leave out the narrator. The bizarre, over-exaggerated narration is truly this icing on this moldy cake!

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Michelle Griffin, GA, United States 12-06-10
    Michelle Griffin, GA, United States 12-06-10 Member Since 2010

    I love to read! With kids, that hobby is impossible...enter Audible...problem solved. Chores that I dread are now quiet time for this Mommy!!!

    HELPFUL VOTES
    79
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    399
    33
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    20
    10
    Overall
    "OUTSTANDING!!!"

    This is only my second Garwood novel, but my favorite! The main characters are well developed, and Anne Flosnik brings a great deal of personality to all the main characters. I love her narration, and the way she brings Duncan to life! Good choice, and I will continue to enjoy this book far into the future!!!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Missus Readsalot United States 07-21-11
    Missus Readsalot United States 07-21-11 Member Since 2011
    HELPFUL VOTES
    18
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    235
    4
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    1
    4
    Overall
    "Save your credit"

    This narrator has such over the top narration that I can't even finish listening. The book seems interesting though. Too bad.

    1 of 3 people found this review helpful
  •  
    MickeyMarie 01-18-13
    MickeyMarie 01-18-13 Member Since 2003

    I read so I can write

    HELPFUL VOTES
    692
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    413
    242
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    153
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Hard work"

    It took me four trys to get through it and the only reason I did finish it was that it became a challenge.

    HORRIBLE NARRATION.

    A horrible narrator can really ruin a good book.

    3 of 9 people found this review helpful
  •  
    DK 04-25-14
    DK 04-25-14 Member Since 2012

    HATE spoilers! Enjoy HOT, sexy books. No vampires, paranormal, teens 4 me. Running out this type Audible-so on2 lighter romance/mystery :-(

    HELPFUL VOTES
    119
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    332
    331
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    19
    2
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Intriguing From the Start-Good Historical Romance"
    Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

    Yes, for the historical romance crowd. I was afraid this would turn into a 1/2 man, 1/2 beast paranormal but am very happy to report it is not!

    In the feuding English court, gentle Lady Madelyne suffered the cruel whims of her ruthless brother, Baron Louddon. Then, in vengeance for a bitter crime, Baron Duncan of Wexton—the Wolf—unleashed his warriors against Louddon's domain.

    Exquisite Madelyne was the prize he captured...but when he gazed upon the proud beauty, he pledged to protect her with his life.

    In his rough-hewn castle, Duncan proved true to his honor. But when at last their noble passion conquered them both, she surrendered with all her soul. Now, for love, Madelyne would stand fast...as bravely as her Lord, the powerful Wolf who fought for...Honor's Splendour.


    What other book might you compare Honor's Splendour to and why?

    I am really excited to have discovered Julie Garwood. I am finding her unique among the "typical" historical romances. Although I didn't think 'The Bride' was anything spectacular - 'Rebellious Desire' and 'The Secret' are far from the cookie-cutter pattern that many in this genre fall.


    What did you like about the performance? What did you dislike?

    I listened to this at 1.25x and 1.5x speed. At times that was a bit fast, but the narration was so slow on regular speed. Anne Flosnick is age appropriate-so many sound like a grandmother reading-just a bit slow.


    Did Honor's Splendour inspire you to do anything?

    I'm starting to open up to historical romances (have never had much tolerance) and authors like Julie Garwood definitely has me considering listening to more in the future.


    Any additional comments?

    The romance in this book may be a bit racy for the traditional romance listener. It is a bit mild compared to my other, contemporary, selections...a pretty good balance. Enjoyable overall.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Laura 10-17-11
    Laura 10-17-11 Member Since 2007
    HELPFUL VOTES
    19
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    275
    17
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    2
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Another enjoyable read from Julie"

    I love that Julie always has such a nice balance between love and honor with a spice of spirit. And of course a happy ending is always nice.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Racheal Cypress, TX, United States 07-22-10
    Racheal Cypress, TX, United States 07-22-10 Member Since 2006
    HELPFUL VOTES
    29
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    312
    14
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    3
    0
    Overall
    "Romantic, funny, thrilling! Loved it!"

    K

    0 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 51-59 of 59 results PREVIOUS156NEXT

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.