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  • Merely the Groom

  • By: Rebecca Hagan Lee
  • Narrated by: Virginia Leishman
  • Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 108
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 55
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 57

Rebecca Hagan Lee is a best-selling and award-winning author. She writes engaging historical romances that are packed with intrigue. Barely a Bride introduced the wealthy bachelors of the Free Fellows League. In this second novel of the series, Colin McElreath, Viscount Grantham, is being forced into a marriage - one intended to protect the League and the Viscount's good name.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great Book, Great Narrator, Poor Sound Editing

  • By Christine Rautenkranz on 04-24-10

Great Book, Great Narrator, Poor Sound Editing

4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-24-10

I greatly enjoyed this book. I have listened to several narrated by Virginia Leishman and have found her to be talented and greatly added to the telling of the tale. The characters are likable, relatable, and I found myself sad to hear the story end. The love scenes are steamy without being over the top. The only negative thing I will say is that it seems to have been poorly editied. You can hear too much of the narrator's breaths, sighs, teeth clicking, etc. But this seems to be unique to this series of novels. I have heard this narrator perform several other audiobooks and this was not an issue. If you can get over that, you will have a lovely story to enjoy.

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