The Inheritance

By: Ali Vali
Narrated by: Lori Prince
Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
Categories: Fiction, Gay & Lesbian
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Augusta “Tucker” Delacroix is perfectly content running a successful oil field supply company until her brother and business partner, Jim Bob, dies suddenly. Things go from bad to worse when she gets a call from Monique, a beautiful stranger who turns out to be Jim Bob’s mistress and mother to his son. Monique needs financial support for her child, and Tucker steps up - it’s what family does. Willow Vernon has never approved of her sister’s affair with a wealthy married man, but when Monique becomes ill, Willow assumes care of her nephew. When Tucker insists that financial support should give her custody rights, Willow’s ready to go to battle. Tucker’s the same kind of irresponsible philander as Jim Bob, and she’s not falling for the Delacroix charm like Monique had, no matter how tempting Tucker might be. Family ties bring Tucker and Willow together, but they could also tear them, and any chance they have at love, apart.

©2020 Ali Vali (P)2020 Bold Strokes Books Inc

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Exceptional work.

This is an amazing work. Over the years my preference in books has changed, as many things do. The Inheritance checks off all the boxes for me. Believable and thoughtful plot - check. Characters that you cheer for and cuss - check. A believable path from the worlds drama to a place of happiness- check. A love that transcends the world - check. The vibrant picture of heat Ali Vali paints between the characters is a great bonus.

Personally seeing a family that is almost as dysfunctional as my own and being able to laugh is priceless.

Do yourself a favor and fall into the world created between the covers Ali Vali never seems to disappoint and The Inheritance is no exception.

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Tucker's Voice??

I am a huge fan of narrator Lori Prince but she just missed the mark on this one. Tucker sounds like a man (alot) which makes it very unappealing. I had to stop in chapter 3. The concept sounded good but I just could not get past Tuckers voice.

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Excellent book

I love Ali Vali’s books and this one was completely different that her usual books. I love Lori Prince narration but I didn’t care for the voice she gave Tucker.
All in all a great book.

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absolutely the best!

this story was wonderfully written and narrated! it had me laughing and crying! I'm so glad I decided to give it a listen!

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Great listen!

This book was great!! It had a nice romance aspect while keeping you intrigued with the oil baron story line. The narrator did a good job with the accents. Listened to this book in just a few days since I couldn’t put it down! Won’t disappoint!

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The Inheritance

A wonderful story of what can be between a women and her chose for a life mate

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Tucker's Voice

I know this is a good story—I do. But I could NOT get past Tucker's voice. It was too off-putting to continue. I might read this one instead because I'm returning this version. The manliness coupled with the accent just made it impossible to endure or believe she was sexy. I do love Lori Prince normally though ... just not this time.

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Excellent

Great job by Ali. The audible is just as good as the book due to a fantastic job by the narrator. Highly recommend.

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Another great one

And now I'm back to waiting for the next book... again. If the characters in her books were real, I'd probably pack up and move to New Orleans.

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Awesome book!!

The storyline is great, I already love Lori Prince. It’s an awesome listen. It’s interesting with its twists and I think everyone would enjoy this book

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  • 01-26-20

wow great storyline loved it

wow great storyline loved it, what a great book to listen to amazing loved it all

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