What a great start to this new series! Very enjoyable.
Eleanor is a great heroine. A woman with a career who isn't afraid to buck the tide...Show More » Her sparring with the Earl is fun. The mystery in the story gives another dimension to the romance. Quite good. The secondary characters have depth on their own and I hope we read more about them in subsequent books.
A few minor glitches in an otherwise good book - I found some annoying repetitions. If they were done for emphasis it didn't work for me. Also, there were many words mispronounced on the audiobook. I know that's not the author's fault but it does detract from the book overall.
There wasn't a whole lot to this tale. What there was didn't need to take so long, it was a simple tale. That said.... it was enjoyable. Yet someth..Show More »ing was missing. Even in the epilogue I was waiting for 'it'.
NARRATOR: Lacking....easily tolerated but a slight speech/enunciation issue pulled me back out of the story on a regular basis. I'll avoid her.
The series has been great - strong women with a passion for writing. The story of Sarah and Jeremy is an entertai..Show More »ning addition. But I hate to see it end.
The characters are interesting. My first thought was "a vicar???" But then I remembered some other vicars from literature- Max Tudor or Sidney Chambers from Grantchester - and I could imagine this working just fine. And it did!