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    • Once a Scoundrel

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Beverley A. Crick
    • Length: 8 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    The son of a proud naval dynasty, Gabriel Hawkins leaves the Royal Navy in disgrace and is disowned by his family. As captain of his own ship, he’s earned his living in ways both legal and illegal, and his experience makes him the best choice to ransom an aristocratic beauty captured by Barbary pirates. Having avoided the traps of convention and marriage, Lady Aurora Lawrence is horrified by the prospect of spending her life as a harem slave. Her only hope of escape is a quiet, steely captain who has a history with her captor - and who will do anything to free Rory. 

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Dancing on the Wind

    • Fallen Angels, Book 2
    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: William Kirby
    • Length: 12 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    From New York Times best-selling author Mary Jo Putney - a classic love story that has become one of her most beloved and acclaimed historical romances.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful book, Lacklustre narrator

    • By charlotte on 08-23-14

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Wild Child

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    More pagan than lady, Meriel spends her days running barefoot through her English estate, cultivating her flowers and her mystical connection to nature. She is mute and, according to most people, mad. But handsome Dominic Renbourne, who has been sent by his twin to court her, senses in Meriel a kindred spirit. He manages to inspire her trust, and against his better judgement, her passion.  

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Once a Rebel

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Beverley A. Crick
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    As Washington burns, Callista Brooke is trapped in the battle between her native England and her adopted homeland. She is on the verge of losing everything, including her life, when a handsome Englishman cuts through the violent crowd to claim that she is his. Callie falls into her protector's arms, recognizing that he is no stranger but the boy she'd once loved a lifetime ago.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • ok romance

    • By M S S on 11-05-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Last Chance Christmas Ball

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Elaine Claxton
    • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 108
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 96

    Guests are arriving to celebrate Christmas at Lady Holly's ball, and at the top of each guest's wish list is a last chance to find true love before the new year. Amid the sumptuous delicacies, glittering decorations, and swell of the orchestra, every duchess and debutante, lord and lackey has a hopeful heart.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely stories, great narrator.

    • By harp diva on 10-07-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Rake

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Mark Meadows
    • Length: 13 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 319
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 287
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 284

    Known as the despair of the Davenports, Reginald is a disinherited, disgraced alcoholic who is headed for a bad end - that is until the new Earl of Wargrave gives him one last chance at redemption by letting him take his place as the heir of Strickland, his lost ancestral estate. Masquerading as a man in order to obtain a position as estate manager of Strickland, Lady Alys Weston came to Strickland after having fled her home, her wealth, and her title due to betrayal and despair.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • At Last: A Worthy Narrator for this MJP Classic!

    • By Lady Wesley on 07-30-17

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Bargain

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Emma Newman
    • Length: 11 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 258
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 236
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 236

    Forced to wed to keep her inheritance, independent Lady Jocelyn Kendal finds an outrageous solution: she proposes marriage to Major David Lancaster, an officer dying from his Waterloo wounds. In return for making her his wife, she will provide for his governess sister. But after the bargain is struck and the marriage is made, the major makes a shocking, miraculous recovery.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Classic Worth Your Time

    • By April on 02-28-14

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Thunder and Roses

    • Fallen Angels, Book 1
    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Peter Bishop
    • Length: 13 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 265
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 243
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 241

    They called him the Demon Earl. They said he could do anything. Son of a rogue and a gypsy, Nicolas Davies was a notorious rake until a shattering betrayal left him alone and embittered in the Welsh countryside. Desperation drives quiet schoolmistress Clare Morgan to ask the Demon Earl to help save her village. Unwilling to involve himself in the problems of others, Nicholas sets an impossible price on his aid-only if Clare will live with him for three months, letting the world think the worst, will he intervene.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great start to a series!

    • By bookworm2bookworm on 11-11-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • A Kiss of Fate

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Davina Porter
    • Length: 13 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 117
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 102

    In 18th century London, Gwynne Owens dutifully agrees to marry the dangerous laird of a Scottish clan, Duncan Macrae. Unlocking her hidden supernatural powers as a Guardian is the key to averting disaster for both England and Scotland. But, will Gwynne be forced to betray her husband?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I really really wanted to love this but......

    • By 🔹🔹🔹CAROLYN 🔹🔹🔹 on 08-10-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Nowhere Near Respectable

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Tim Gerard Reynols
    • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 140
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 139

    New York Times best-selling author Mary Jo Putney has claimed two RITAs and four Golden Leaf Awards. Her mastery of the historical romance is evident in every word of Nowhere Near Respectable. Damian Mackenzie is an incorrigible gambler just honorable enough to save Lady Kiri Lawford from dangerous smugglers. That does not, however, mean he has any desire to return her romantic interest - until he learns Kiri’s not exactly the prim and proper lady society expects her to be.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Starlet M. on 06-22-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Once a Soldier

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Beverley A. Crick
    • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 76

    As heir to a title and great wealth, Will Masterson should have stayed home and tended his responsibilities. Instead he went to war. Now, after perilous years fighting the French, he intends his current mission to be his last. But all his plans are forgotten when he arrives in the small mountain stronghold of San Gabriel and meets her. Knowing herself to be too tall, strong, and unconventional to appeal to a man, Athena Markham has always gloried in her independence.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Adventure and Romance

    • By Wendy on 07-09-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Never Less Than a Lady

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 390
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 316

    RITA Award-winning, New York Times best-selling author Mary Jo Putney is justly celebrated as a master of the Regency romance. Here Alexander Randall is the last heir to the Earl of Daventry and he must find himself a bride. His prayers are answered in the form of distressed midwife Julia Bancroft. But though their union would benefit both parties, Julia is reluctant to surrender her heart.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Avoids the Cliches of the Genre

    • By Joki on 07-17-13

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Not Always a Saint

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Steven Crossley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 117
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 107
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 106

    After the death of his sweetheart when he was at university, Daniel Herbert buried his grief in medical studies and his passion for healing. Viewed as a saint by those who know him, in his own mind, he never quite manages to live up to his own high standards. Most men would be thrilled to learn they've inherited a title and estate from a distant relative, but Daniel is appalled because the burden of wealth will interfere with his medical calling.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thoroughly wonderful book!!

    • By Sally S on 07-04-15

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Bartered Bride

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Michael Page
    • Length: 11 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 53

    Gavin Elliott is sailing for London, where he intends to establish himself in the society that forced his family to leave in disgrace. But fate intervenes on an infamous island in the East Indies when he tries to save a European woman being sold at a slave auction. By the sultan's decree, the woman can only be freed if Gavin wins her by enduring an ancient tribal challenge that may cost him his life. Yet Gavin cannot refuse to help a woman who touches his heart and soul with her indomitable courage.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WOW. Powerful and moving story

    • By Jonna on 04-30-14

    Regular price: $29.99

    • A Distant Magic

    • The Guardian Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Terry Donnelly
    • Length: 14 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Jean Macrae was born into a leading Scottish Guardian family. Her father and brother are masters of the extraordinary powers all Guardians use to protect their homeland. But what magic Jean can muster is painful to use; she seldom calls upon it. During a visit to Marseilles to attend a Guardian wedding, Jean meets a handsome stranger who kidnaps her, claiming the Macrae family owes him a blood debt. Her abductor, Captain Zander, threatens to sell her into slavery on the Barbary Coast. Will he follow through, or can his mind be changed by a woman with whom he is swiftly falling in love?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • important subject but too long

    • By Beth B on 08-27-18

    Regular price: $22.95

    • Wedding of the Century & Other Stories

    • By: Mary Jo Putney, Kristin James, Charlotte Featherstone
    • Narrated by: Helen Stern, Rachel Carr, Elizabeth Jasicki
    • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    Stunningly beautiful and extraordinarily wealthy, Sarah Vangelder had always wanted more for herself than to be sold into marriage for the price of a dukedom. But marriage to Justin Aubrey might be the adventure she's always dreamed of.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator should be retired.

    • By Joyce on 06-07-11

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Loving a Lost Lord

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Kate Rawson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 220
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 146
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 147

    Battered by the sea, Adam remembers nothing of his past, his ducal rank, nor of the shipwreck that almost claimed his life. However, he's delighted to hear that the golden-haired vision tending his wounds is his wife. Mariah's name and face may not be familiar, but her touch, her warmth, feel deliciously right....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good summer read

    • By marilynolsen on 07-13-09

    Regular price: $18.17

    • Sometimes a Rogue

    • Lost Lords, Book 5
    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Steven Crossley
    • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 124
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 113
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114

    Sometimes, even the most proper young lady yearns for adventure. But when the very well bred Miss Sarah Clarke-Townsend impulsively takes the place of her pregnant twin, it puts her own life at risk. If the kidnappers after her sister discover they've abducted Sarah instead, she will surely pay with her life....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unique story line!

    • By Reader Lady on 06-27-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Marriage Spell

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 11 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 233
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110

    Jack Langdon has always suppressed his talent for sorcery. But his marriage to Abigail, a skilled wizard, ignites his passion and opens doorways he never imagined.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A Light Read

    • By Gurmukh on 12-05-07

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Not Quite a Wife

    • The Lost Lords, Book 6
    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Steven Crossley
    • Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 97

    James, Lord Kirkland, owns a shipping fleet, half a London gaming house, and is a ruthlessly effective spymaster. He is seldom self-indulgent… except when it comes to the gentle, indomitable beauty who was once his wife. Laurel Herbert gave James her heart as an innocent young girl - until she saw him perform an act of shocking violence before her very eyes. That night she left her husband, and he let her go without a word of protest.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great story.

    • By jodiod on 12-22-17

    Regular price: $27.99

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