Rakes & Rebels: The Raveneau Family
Books in series6
UNABRIDGED
(4.2 based on 549 ratings)
  • 1
    Silver Storm: The Raveneau Novels, Book 1 | Cynthia Wright

    Silver Storm: The Raveneau Novels, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By Cynthia Wright
    • Narrated By Emily Beresford
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (228)
    Performance
    (215)
    Story
    (211)

    Dashing and dangerous Andre Raveneau is the Revolutionary War's most reckless privateer captain when Devon Lindsay stows away aboard his ship after her Connecticut town has been burned by the British. Raveneau sardonically agrees to deliver her to her childhood sweetheart in Virginia but doesn't count on his own potent attraction to the enchanting, courageous Devon. Through high adventure, swashbuckling sea battles, and the colorful history of America's revolution, the couple battles the fiery passion that binds them together.

    My all-time favorite novel, now as an Audiobook!

    This is my ALL-TIME favorite historical romance. I've read hundreds upon hundreds of them and it simply doesn't get any better than Silver Storm. What..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 22 2014 by Past Romance (Lancaster, OH United States)
  • 2
    Smuggler's Moon: Rakes & Rebels: The Raveneau Family, Book 2 | Cynthia Wright

    Smuggler's Moon: Rakes & Rebels: The Raveneau Family, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Cynthia Wright
    • Narrated By Rosalyn Landor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (137)
    Performance
    (132)
    Story
    (130)

    Feisty Julia Faircloth is used to managing the lives of her eccentric relatives, so when darkly dangerous Lord Sebastian Trevarre arrives in Bath and proposes to her shy sister Sarah, she switches places with the bride to save her from a shockingly carnal wedding night. Against his better judgment, Sebastian consummates a marriage to the most provoking, appealing woman he's ever known, and then is forced to live with her in his neglected yet enchanting estate on the coast of Cornwall.

    A Good One!

    I enjoyed listening to "Smuggler's Moon" which differed from the cookie cutter themes of books I have listened to lately. Historical romance h..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 11 2014 by Lady M (Peoria, AZ, United States)
  • 3
    The Secret of Love: Rakes & Rebels, Book 3 | Cynthia Wright

    The Secret of Love: Rakes & Rebels, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Cynthia Wright
    • Narrated By Tim Campbell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (23)
    Performance
    (23)
    Story
    (22)

    When Lady Isabella Trevarre first laid eyes on Gabriel St. Briac, she announced to her best friend: "That is the man I will marry!" Now a woman grown, Izzie has traded her girlish dreams for the independent life of an artist, but she never quite forgot the dazzling Frenchman who captivated her young heart. When he appears again in Cornwall, the seeds of desire grow between them.

    Well written story + Masterful narration = Magic

    Oh my goodness!

    Reviewed on February 01 2017 by Past Romance (Lancaster, OH United States)
  • 4
    Surrender the Stars: The Raveneau Novels, Book 2 | Cynthia Wright

    Surrender the Stars: The Raveneau Novels, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Cynthia Wright
    • Narrated By Emily Beresford
    Overall
    (62)
    Performance
    (56)
    Story
    (57)

    Renegade sea captain Ryan Coleraine is persuaded to accompany the adventurous Raveneau family to Regency London to spy for America during the War of 1812. The sardonic Coleraine must take the place of their son, who is in the West Indies, and pretend to be a fop. Lindsay Raveneau, a beautiful and independent bluestocking, finds herself with a "brother" who challenges and arouses her in the most unsettling ways...

    I LOVE The Raveneau Novels! Fabulous!

    What made Surrender the Stars most enjoyable for me was the way the story was continued. It was perfect. It went in the right direction and I really..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 25 2014 by Teresa (United States)
  • 5
    His Reckless Bargain: (The Raveneau Novels, Book 3) | Cynthia Wright

    His Reckless Bargain: (The Raveneau Novels, Book 3)

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Cynthia Wright
    • Narrated By Emily Beresford
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (49)
    Performance
    (47)
    Story
    (47)

    Nathan Raveneau, son of Andre & Devon (Silver Storm), is known as "The Scapegrace" in Regency London for his rakish exploits and devastating good looks. He is also a sea captain with an estate on Barbados. To gain land near his enemy, Xavier Crowe, Raveneau agrees to act as protector to headstrong Adrienne Beauvisage - and keep her chaste until her 21st birthday.

    Adrienne is both outraged and intrigued by the man who calls himself Nathan Essex.

    A very enjoyable sags continues...

    Here we are in book 3: His Reckless Bargain (The Raveneau series). I am so happy to see this series continue in the audio book format! I love stories ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 13 2015 by Terri (United States)
  • 6
    Tempest: The Raveneau Novels, Book 4 | Cynthia Wright

    Tempest: The Raveneau Novels, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Cynthia Wright
    • Narrated By Emily Beresford
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (50)
    Performance
    (49)
    Story
    (48)

    Newport heiress Catherine Beasley Parrish has been groomed all her life to marry an English duke. However, when she meets Adam Raveneau, the latest in a long line of Raveneau rakes and a newly created viscount, Cathy awakens to a destiny worth fighting for. Although Raveneau insists that he is not marriage material, he is in desperate need of funds to restore Tempest Hall, his crumbling family estate on Barbados. And when Cathy begs him to save her from the toad-like duke her mother intends her to marry, Adam realizes that they may be able help each other.

    The Next Generation, Just as Wicked as the Last

    Emily Beresford's narration of Cynthia Wright's TEMPEST gave this favorite book new life for me. Although I have read it four times, I felt like I wa..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 22 2014 by Past Romance (Lancaster, OH United States)