I made a mistake and listened to Prine of dreams first which was fine as these novels can stand alone. It would have been so much better to listen in ..Show More »order. This book was amazing. Luke is the classic hero that has lost so much and only Tasia can heal his broken heart. The characters feel similar to Mr. Rochester and Jayne Eyre but this novel is not written in the same style. I love this genre, but this is definitely a "grown-up" version delving deeper into the private behind doors moments. Kleypas, as always, makes her charaters shine. One I will listen to again and again!
I admit I was liking the story a lot up until it backtracked to 170 years before that point in time and the hero began to live as his great, great, gr..Show More »andfather. It was too much time devoted to reliving the past for my taste. However, once it was done, I realized why it was so important to have that section in the book. It ended up being such a sweet story that I almost felt my heart skip a beat. S Duerden was also as amazing as always. A definite must buy.