Roaring Twenties (Miley)
Books in series2
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(4.0 based on 94 ratings)
  • 1
    The Impersonator | Mary Miley

    The Impersonator

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Mary Miley
    • Narrated By Tavia Gilbert
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (79)
    Performance
    (69)
    Story
    (69)

    In 1917, Jessie Carr, fourteen years old and sole heiress to her family's vast fortune, disappeared without a trace. Now, years later, her uncle Oliver Beckett thinks he's found her: a young actress in a vaudeville playhouse is a dead ringer for his missing niece. But when Oliver confronts the girl, he learns he's wrong. Orphaned young, Leah's been acting since she was a toddler.

    Premise = good; Execution = not so much

    I am pretty good at getting an audiobook and devouring it. I've had this book for about a month now and am still struggling to get through it. I love..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 29 2013 by Annie M. (California)
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    Silent Murders: Roaring Twenties , Book 2 | Mary Miley

    Silent Murders: Roaring Twenties , Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Mary Miley
    • Narrated By Tavia Gilbert
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (15)
    Performance
    (13)
    Story
    (13)

    Vaudeville actress Leah Randall took on her most daring role ever when she impersonated missing heiress Jessie Carr in order to claim Jessie's inheritance in The Impersonator.Now that the dust has settled around that tumultuous time in her life, Leah has adopted Jessie's name as her own and moved to Hollywood, where she's taken a modest but steady job in the silent film industry.

    Rather Trite

    Tavia Gilbert works hard to elevate the flimsy story. The setting ( 1920's Hollywood ) and the "appearances " of famous personalities from the time ar..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 05 2014 by Ruth Bain (Orange County, CA)