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    • Parlor Games

    • A Novel
    • By: Maryka Biaggio
    • Narrated by: Leslie Carroll
    • Length: 13 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 16

    A sweeping historical novel about a beautiful con artist whose turn-of-the-century escapades take her around the world as she's doggedly pursued by a Pinkerton Agency detective. The novel opens in 1917 with our cunning protagonist, May Dugas, standing trial for extortion. As the trial unfolds, May tells her version of events. In 1887, at the tender age of 18, May ventures to Chicago in hopes of earning enough money to support her family. Circumstances force her to take up residence at the city’s most infamous bordello, but May soon learns to employ her considerable feminine wiles....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • She's irredeemable, but you might like her anyway.

    • By Erin - Audible on 01-31-13

    Regular price: $31.50