Carter Billings: With sandy blond hair and Hollywood good looks, Carter could have any woman he wants. When he makes his bid for governor of California, he knows he must settle down and become a family man. His choice for a running mate between the sheets: matchmaker Eliza Havens.
Eliza Havens: Eliza’s happy that her best friend has a wealthy, adoring husband. It’s the husband’s best friend - sexy, dashing Carter Billings - that drives her crazy. No man has ever squabbled with Eliza this much…or made her heart race this fast. Matching couples is how she earns a living, but long-held secrets mean getting married isn’t an option. Until now.
©2013 Catherine Bybee (P)2013 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
I am an avid listener. I listen between 75-100 hours per month on my iPhone: 60% fiction to 40% non-fiction.
I like the fresh plot. Though the romance formula is in tact, Bybee offers and interesting plot in this second of a series. Also, she does a good job laying the groundwork for follow-ons. This novel is self contained, as was Book 1. This series creates a universe and a set of woman within the universe. After listening to two, it is clear where she is going but I think the plot lines will have enough variety to keep one interested.
As a critique I would liked to have amped up the conflict. I also would have liked to see a little more depth from Eliza -- all in all, a nice listen. Pull up a chair near the fire, surf the web on you iPad and listen away. Eby does a good job narrating. I give it a thumbs up.
I just Love the Allure of a Great Romance...a Pair of Rose Colored Glasses...some Fine Wine, and a Subscription to Audible...
Married by Monday: Weekday Brides, Book 2 is a very entertaining romance with enjoyable characters, most of whom we met in Book 1. My only disappointment is that audible does not have book 3 in their store.
Book 1 and 2 are the only Catherine Bybee books that I have ever had the pleasure of listening. Her characters are endearing, and the story is lighthearted, while also engaging. If you are in the mood for a fun read, this novel will provide.
Definitely credit worthy!
Loved this series! Have listened to the series quicker than I have any other series! I've had fun imagining and immersing myself into the stories!
The Character spin off from the previous book definitely worked here as these characters get to have their own lives with minimal appearances from the original characters from book 1. I loved the strength of Eliza and her back story was phenomenal.
Yes it did although the narrators insistence on animating the character's voices left something to be desired.
When Carter realizes how strong Eliza is.
I'm an avid reader of Romance and a true romantic at heart. I also read and review in other sub-genres as well. Happy reading!
I thoroughly enjoyed Married by Monday. The characters are great and loved the plot. I'm so glad I found this series! I suggest you give it a try. Absolutely love Tanya Eby's narration.
very cute story. I enjoy having a romance without all of the kinky crazy sex scenes. these stories are not exactly realistic, but I enjoy them a lot.
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It really didn't capture my attention. It was alright. I was glad when it was over. I will check out the third in the series cuz I liked the first book.
I struggled to finish this book because I am one those readers that finishes a book no matter how silly it is. It was too story-bookish. It was anticipatable and boring. Maybe it's the way the story was written but the narrator's voice gives off a monotonous 'whatever' kind of tone...like oh... Its an everyday thing to get a bullet through your arm... I didn't feel the love between Carter and Lisa. Basically emotions were not captured
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