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Stunning, stubborn, and independent, Philadelphia Fox lost her best friend because of the fabulously rich and powerful Lightfoot family of Washington state. Now she's got her friend's controlling shares in Lightfoot Industries - an inheritance that brings Nick, the family's prodigal and supremely attractive son, knocking at her door.

An unexpected and irrepressible spark between them blazes into extraordinary passion, and Phila - historically unlucky in love - finds the deepest satisfaction she has ever known. But behind Nick's gray eyes lurks a disturbing enigma...and Phila must make the choice of her life. Trusting Nick may come with quite a price - but giving in to his strong, sensual seduction is a golden chance that may never come again.

©2005 Jayne Ann Krentz; (P)2009 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

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Better Than Reading It Myself

I enjoy listening to audio books that were favorite reads for me in the past but rarely does the narration make the book even better for me. But in this case it was! The Golden Chance is one of my favorite Jayne Ann Krentz books and the wonderful narration with this audio version made it better than ever!

16 of 16 people found this review helpful

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  • Judy
  • Champaign, IL, United States
  • 04-23-09

Great Book!

Very nicely fleshed-out story with great characters and just enough romance. There were even a couple of twists I wasn't expecting. I was very pleasantly surprised and will look for more from this author.

15 of 15 people found this review helpful

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  • OLIVIA
  • ATLANTA, GA, United States
  • 08-26-10

EXCELLENT!!



I highly recommend this audio book which is one of Jayne Ann Krentz' best. The book has a strong plot, well-developed characters, and a nice mixture of romance and mystery. I disagree with previous criticisms of the narration. Patrick Lawlor and Franette Liebow provided excellent narration that clearly distinguished the voices of each characters. I didn't want it to end, but alas it had to.

6 of 6 people found this review helpful

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Really enjoyed

Jayne Ann Krentz is one of my favorite authors and this book was pretty good. I really enjoyed having a male and female narrator they were great. Credit worthy.

5 of 5 people found this review helpful

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  • Maria
  • Citrus Heights, CA, United States
  • 05-07-13

Throughly Enjoyable

I really enjoyed Phila Fox, and how she kept everyone in the Lightfoot clan on edge with what she was going to do with her shares of the companies stock. The story caught my interest from the beginning and kept it through out. I feel this was an involved family tale of intrigue and lies told under the guise of keeping up family appearances. It did not disappoint. I liked it.

The narrators were ok, I could have done without two of them, especially the female.

4 of 4 people found this review helpful

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  • Teresa
  • NAMPA, ID, United States
  • 04-23-12

One of Jayne's better stories.

I enjoyed this book because the main female character never let anyone get her down. She was upbeat and knew what she wanted from the start. Jayne Ann Krentz is either a hit or miss kinda of author and lately a miss, so it was refreshing to have one I enjoyed.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

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  • meredith
  • Loudon, NH, United States
  • 05-09-13

Narrators were painful

I love the story, one of my favorite books. I couldn't finish listening to the audio book. The female narrator was okay for the main character but gave every other female a caricature of a southern voice. Including the character who was described as having a trace of a New England accent. The male narrator's voice was hard to follow. He had the same voice for the male character as well as when he was speaking the narration. It was difficult at times to discern when he was speaking as the character or when narrating. Disappointing.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

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  • Maria
  • Rockville, MD, United States
  • 10-14-09

Very disappointing narration

4 stars for the book and 1 for narration. I wish there was a way to put these ratings in separately, could be very helpful when choosing a book.

5 of 6 people found this review helpful

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  • christine
  • Miami, FL, United States
  • 09-13-11

Take a chance on this book

Had no difficulty finishing this book.
Story kept my interest to the end.
Take a chance on it!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

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Story ok, but the female voice?

I am having a hard time listening the female narrator. I realize that it's a fictitious story, but she sounds like cartoon characters!! She has a lovely voice when she is NOT in character!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful