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The Winter Laird Audiobook

The Winter Laird: Mists of Fate, Book One

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Successful matchmaker Brianagh O'Rourke believes in happily ever afters...just not her own. She's convinced passion exists only in her dreams. When she reluctantly accepts a marriage proposal, Bri decides she needs a vacation - but she doesn't expect it to be in 15th-century Ireland.

Laird Nioclas MacWilliam just wants peace for his clan. The time for him to marry has come, and after waiting years for his ally to present their daughter, he's agreed to marry another. But on the eve of his nuptials, a daring rescue brings his missing betrothed right into his arms. And she does not want to be there.

Brianagh has to return to the future. Nioclas has to marry. He offers a solution for the both of them: She marries him and stays for three months, and they work together to convince his clan they are a love match. In return he vows to safely return her home. But as the days turn to weeks, they both begin to see what a happily ever after could be. And when the time comes, does Brianagh return to the life she's built, or does she remain in the past for a chance at true love?

©2015 Nancy Scanlon (P)2015 Audible, Inc.

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    Minka 10-19-16
    Minka 10-19-16 Member Since 2015

    There comes a time when you have to choose between listening to audible or going to bed.

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    "A True Highlander Romance with a twist"

    This was a good time travel romance. It was what I would call a true romance with only one situation that had "relations". Saying that, the book was well written with an interesting plot with different twist and turns. This was well worth a credit.

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    Nancy Kearns Houston, Texas USA 05-20-16
    Nancy Kearns Houston, Texas USA 05-20-16 Member Since 2013

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    I liked the story, but the narrator didn't do so well. Her voice was want more mature than the character, her inflections sounded like reading to a clean and I couldn't believe what she was saying.

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    Maria 05-02-16
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    the story moved at a quick pace and I loved the humor found through out TV he telling. I can't wait to listen to the next book!

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    Julie Blair 08-21-16
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    "Meh.....I I'm on the fence with this one."

    the storyline was fairly weak. The narrator was entertaining. I just did not do to me what the other books do

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    Johannaber's 04-21-16

    We sell Vintage and Retro items on line. We teach children urban gardening and robotics. Traveling around the USA is our favorite hobby.

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    "Good Time Travel IRISH Love Story"
    Where does The Winter Laird rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Within the top 30 ( I have listened to quite a lot of these books). It is nice to have a time travel romance in IRELAND instead of Scotland. The market is swamped with Scotland. This was a great story and I will definately listen to it again.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Reily.....I love this tough man that raised Brianagh. I especially like it when Reily makes her change her clothes and Brianagh thinks he is a reenactment GEEK. I love the method Brianagh arrives in the past. Once she arrives in the past she wants to return to the future, Reily scoots away leaving the castle to make Brianagh stay. Of course, Nicholas is jealous of Reily and Reily does his best to irritate Nicholas.


    Any additional comments?

    I really kept expecting them to declare Brianagh a witch. I like the way this was avoided. Everyone in the Castle and township just loves her so much. Nicholas' father goes beyond being an an enemy. I just love the fate in store for him....he really got what he deserved.

    When Brianagh returns to the future, she sees what happens in the past. She goes back and re-changes history. There is no long drawn out reason for the history changes, which is a relief.

    This audiobook was provided by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review courtesy of AudiobookBlast dot com.

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