Captain Lacey
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  • 1
    The Hanover Square Affair: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    The Hanover Square Affair: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (405)
    Story
    (408)

    Cavalry captain Gabriel Lacey returns to Regency London from the Napoleonic wars, burned out, fighting melancholia, his career ended. His interest is piqued when he learns of a missing girl, possibly kidnapped by a prominent member of Parliament. Lacey's search for the girl leads to the discovery of murder, corruption, and dealings with a leader of the underworld.

    Regency Reality

    A surprisingly interesting Regency novel, giving a more real picture of life in the times of the Prince Regent. No frothy filmy muslins here. Kept ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 30 2015 by Farwan House Variety Store ()
  • 2
    A Regimental Murder: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    A Regimental Murder: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (210)
    Performance
    (191)
    Story
    (189)

    After rescuing a lovely woman from an attempted robbery, Captain Lacey discovers that she is the widow of a colonel who'd been accused of murdering an English officer during the Peninsular War. Lydia declares that her husband was innocent and that she knows the true culprits' identities. Intrigued, Lacey, along with his friend, Lucius Grenville, begins to investigate. He soon finds himself mired in scandals of the past and surrounded by murders that are very much in the present.

    Exceptional narrator and engaging story!

    Yes! Narrator James Gillies does such a compelling reading of this novel that he really brought the action and characters to life. I did purchase th..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 10 2016 by Addicted to my Kindle ()
  • 3
    The Glass House: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 3 | Ashley Gardner

    The Glass House: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (188)
    Performance
    (165)
    Story
    (166)

    On a cold January night in 1817, former cavalry officer Captain Gabriel Lacey is summoned to the banks of the Thames to identify the body of a young woman. When Lacey looks at the pretty, dead young woman, cut down too soon, he vows to find her murderer.

    The Glass House

    This is the third Captain Lacey story and just as wonderful as the first two. The main characters are likeable and it interesting to see what they do ..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 25 2015 by MAJ3139 ()
  • 4
    The Sudbury School Murders: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 4 | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    The Sudbury School Murders: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (154)
    Performance
    (143)
    Story
    (140)

    England, 1817. Captain Lacey takes a post as a secretary at the Sudbury School in Berkshire, a school for sons of the wealthiest merchants and bankers in England. As soon as he arrives, Lacey discovers that he's been hired for more than his letter-writing skills. A series of disturbing pranks have kept the school in an uproar, and the headmaster expects Lacey to discover the identity of the prankster. The problems intensify when a groom from the school's stables turns up dead in a lock of the nearby canal.

    A Wonderful Series

    Captain Lacey is always a gentleman, always interesting, never boring. His stories have good continuing characters and good plots. James Gillies perf..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 28 2015 by MAJ3139 ()
  • 4.5
    The Necklace Affair and Other Stories: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    The Necklace Affair and Other Stories: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    Overall
    (68)
    Performance
    (67)
    Story
    (66)

    In "The Necklace Affair", Captain Lacey agrees to help a society matron discover what has become of her expensive diamond necklace and to clear her maid, who has been arrested for its theft. Lady Clifford declares that the rival for her husband's affections has stolen the necklace, but Lacey soon realizes that the problem is not so simple.

    Excellent as always

    I so enjoy the readings of this great series and so look forward to the next book.... soon I hope.

    Reviewed on December 12 2015 by PJD (UK)
  • 5
    A Body in Berkeley Square: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 5 | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    A Body in Berkeley Square: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 1 min)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (132)
    Performance
    (120)
    Story
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    A Bow Street Runner summons Captain Gabriel Lacey to a Berkeley Square ballroom where a young dandy was stabbed to death during a society ball. The prime suspect: Lacey's former commander, Colonel Brandon. Instead of denying the charges, Colonel Brandon allows himself to be arrested and claims, to Lacey's shock, that the lady he'd stayed protectively near at the ball is his mistress. Lacey realizes that he is the only person not convinced of Brandon's guilt - all present, including Brandon's wife, believe that Brandon committed the murder.

    I love this series

    This series is so enjoyable and James Gillies is perfect as the narrator. Please hurry up with the next audio in the series. You are too far behind ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 14 2016 by JLM (Los Angeles, CA USA)
  • 6
    A Covent Garden Mystery: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 6 | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    A Covent Garden Mystery: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 6

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (116)
    Performance
    (108)
    Story
    (105)

    Captain Lacey stops to assist a young woman in the market at Covent Garden, and realizes to his astonishment that she is his daughter, Gabriella. Lacey then discovers that his estranged wife and her paramour, a French officer, have journeyed to London at the invitation of James Denis to dissolve her marriage to Captain Lacey.

    A Perfect Mystery Series.

    I read this years ago and was so happy that they have been produced in audio. I simple love this series and have loved listening to them. Enjoying the..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 06 2016 by jerelyn (St. Paul, MN, United States)
  • 6.5
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  • 7
    A Death in Norfolk: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 7 | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    A Death in Norfolk: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 7

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (83)
    Performance
    (80)
    Story
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    Captain Gabriel Lacey travels with Lady Breckenridge to his boyhood home in northern Norfolk only to discover mysterious happenings in and around the Lacey estate. A young woman, cousin of an old friend, has gone missing, strange objects appear in Lacey's ruined house, and the dark windmills on the marshes keep pulling Lacey to them.

    The series gets better and better.

    I hope Audible is able to record the 4 books which they have not yet done.

    Reviewed on April 27 2017 by Paul (Kalaheo, HI)
  • 8
    A Disappearance in Drury Lane: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 8 | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    A Disappearance in Drury Lane: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 8

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (64)
    Performance
    (55)
    Story
    (55)

    Late December, 1818: As Captain Gabriel Lacey prepares for his upcoming wedding, his former neighbor, Marianne Simmons, comes to him about an actress friend who's gone missing. Lacey agrees to help look for the actress, little realizing that the search will pit him against men who think nothing of abduction, assault, or sending incendiary devices to the innocent.

    I just adore Captain Lacey

    Reading these stories is like eating potato chips- you can't stop at just one. Ashley Gardner/Jennifer Ashley tells terrific tales. Great use of langu..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 15 2017 by Tracey A. Kassman (Buffalo, NY, US)
  • 9
    Murder in Grosvenor Square: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 9 | Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

    Murder in Grosvenor Square: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, Book 9

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley
    • Narrated By James Gillies
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (27)
    Performance
    (26)
    Story
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    Captain Gabriel Lacey begins Spring 1818 preparing for a duel. But while he focuses on the affair of honor, darkness, greed, and death stalk the streets of London and bring tragedy to a family Lacey has grown close to. With the aid of Lucius Grenville, London's most famous dandy, and Brewster, a ruffian employed by an underworld criminal, Lacey's investigation takes him to the squalid lanes of Seven Dials, to houses that practice a highly illegal trade, spelling ruin and possible hanging for those caught within.

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  • 10
    Not Available on Audible.com Why not?

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  • 12
    Not Available on Audible.com Why not?

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    Sometimes a book goes temporarily out of print - and sometimes no audio version has ever been recorded. Audible wants to give you the most complete selection we can and we'll keep adding series and filling in gaps as quickly as possible.