Maya Rodale is now one of my favorite authors. The combination of the really good story and a excellent narrator made this a most enjoyable read and l..Show More »isten. Emma is a wallflower who put her trust into the first fellow (the wrong one) who noticed her and mistook what should have been friendship for "love". Due to some coincidences involving sherry, a letter, a marriage-minded mama and a duke in need of money she becomes fraudulently engaged to the Duke of Ashbrooke. And the fun begins.
Doesn't that say it all??? It's still a wonderful adventure the 2nd time around. Book #1 (i listened to it again just yesterday!) was wonderful and ..Show More »I loved really getting to know even more about the wallflowers in this book. Emma and her husband (name with held as to avoid a spoiler) are present as is Prudence. Olivia's story was much deeper than we knew and learning about her was entertaining. I will now go listen to #3 again....
NARRATOR : I truly enjoy Carolyn Morris's performance, I always do. Her characters are well defined. Even from book to book the voices are the same and you always know exactly who is speaking. There isn't anything negative to say.
The narrator was amazing, first off. The story was unique and engaging, which I've found is incredibly rare in historical romances. It can be easy to ..Show More »find engaging historical romances, but I've noticed very few authors stray from the path of cliched plots and characters. I'm very happy I've discovered another one that isn't afraid to create their own story.