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  • Where Dreams Begin

  • By: Lisa Kleypas
  • Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor
  • Length: 12 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 670
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 605
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 602

Zachary Bronson has built an empire of wealth and power, but all London knows he is not a gentleman. He needs a wife to secure his position in society – and to warm his bed in private. But one alluring, unexpected kiss from Lady Holly Taylor awakens a powerful need within him beyond respectability. An exceptional beauty whose fierce passions match Zachary’s own, Holly always intended to play by society’s rules, even when they clashed with her bolder instincts. But now a dashing stranger has made her a scandalous offer that does not include matrimony....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • My Favorite LK Book Thus Far

  • By Martha on 01-23-12

Wonderful Love Story. Thank you Ms. Kleypas.

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-09-17

As always another beautiful love story by Lisa Kleypas. Great characters and plot. Can't wait to read the next one!

  • When the Rogue Returns

  • The Duke's Men, Book 2
  • By: Sabrina Jeffries
  • Narrated by: Corrie James
  • Length: 10 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 169
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 150
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 154

It had been a decade since Victor Cale, first cousin to the Duke of Lyons, had seen his wife. After some royal jewelry went missing from the jeweler's shop where they worked, Isabel Mertens disappeared. When Victor gets word of a woman who fits his wife's description, he sets out to confront her. But he discovers that nothing is as it seems-and revenge is never as sweet as true love.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Refreshingly Different Storyline

  • By 🇺🇸🌸DARA on 02-22-14

Book title is VERY misleading!

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 12-09-16

I rarely leave a review. A book has to be either great or terrible. This book is neither. I'm very disappointed because Sabrina Jeffries is usually a good author and the other Duke's Men book I read was pretty good. This book starts out by misleading the reader with its' very title. The main male character is the exact opposite of a rogue! He's the really nice guy next door type who is so in love with one woman that he stays celibate for 10 Years when he feels that he's been betrayed by her. Does that sound like a rogue to you? The main female character makes you want to hurt someone because she whines to the extreme and has a very poor self-esteem. I can see where the author was trying to go but she just did not make it unfortunately. In the five years I've been an audible member, I have only returned four books and this is my number 4. I listen to an average of one book a day and I had to stop this one after 3 days, I just couldn't do it anymore!

  • Vanity

  • By: Jane Feather
  • Narrated by: Gemma Dawson
  • Length: 16 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13

Picking pockets as her only means of survival, Octavia Morgan realizes that she has made a terrible mistake when she targets Lord Nick, the most notorious highwayman in England, who vows to ensnare Octavia's passions.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Waste of money. She should have hired an editor.

  • By John on 11-20-16

Waste of money. She should have hired an editor.

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-20-16

Narrator was awful. Slow, redundant and totally unrealistic storyline and chatachters especially for the period.

  • His Scandalous Kiss

  • Secrets at Thorncliff Manor
  • By: Sophie Barnes
  • Narrated by: Rebecca Rogers
  • Length: 11 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 6
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 6

Richard Heartly has exiled himself from society since the war, plotting his revenge for a terrible betrayal. A masked ball at Thorncliff Manor is intended to be a brief diversion. Instead he encounters a fascinating young woman as entranced by the music as he is. He can't reveal his identity to Lady Mary. But her siren song keeps drawing him back, and their clandestine meetings could be hazardous to his plan - and to her virtue....

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Narrator is awful. Save your credit! Read the book

  • By John on 08-20-16

Narrator is awful. Save your credit! Read the book

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
2 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-20-16

This may have been a good book but the narrator killed it. She sounds automated and stilted. Save your money and just check it out for free from your local library.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Rescued by a Lady's Love

  • Lords of Honor, Book 3
  • By: Christi Caldwell
  • Narrated by: Tim Campbell
  • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 109
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 100
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 100

Destitute and determined to finally be free of any man's shackles, Lily Benedict sets out to salvage her honor. With no choice but to commit a crime that will save her from her past, she enters the home of the recluse Derek Winters, the new Duke of Blackthorne. But entering the "Beast of Blackthorne's" lair proves more threatening than she ever imagined.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Lords of Honor Book 3 Not much story line.<br />

  • By Sanra on 06-02-16

Potential

Overall
2 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-29-16

This book had the potential to be good but the author should have realized that self loathing and entitlement can only be tolerated for so long.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful

  • Waking up with the Duke

  • London's Greatest Lovers, Book 3
  • By: Lorraine Heath
  • Narrated by: Anne Flosnik
  • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 120
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 112
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 114

Renowned for his bedchamber prowess, Ransom Seymour, the Duke of Ainsley, owes a debt to a friend. But the payment expected is most shocking, even to an unrepentant rake - for he's being asked to provide his friend's exquisite wife with what she most dearly covets: A child. Lady Jayne Seymour, Marchioness of Walfort, is furious that such a scandalous agreement would be made. If she acquiesces, there must be rules: No kissing - and, certainly, no pleasure.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Have a Box of Tissue at the Ready!

  • By Lady M on 12-15-14

good story, needs a different narrarator

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
2 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-27-15

The story was good, it would have been better but I was not able to get past the narrator's nasally voice.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful