Thief of Shadows by Elizabeth Hoyt audiobook

Thief of Shadows

By Elizabeth Hoyt
Read by Ashford McNab

Hachette Book Group

The Maiden Lane Series: Book 4

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781619691193

  • ISBN: 9781619691216

Runtime: 11.00 Hours
Category: Fiction/Romance
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A New York Times bestseller

A USA Today bestseller

Winners of the 2012 RT Award for Best Historical Romance

A July 2012 BookPage Top Pick in Romance

Winter Makepeace lives a double life. By day he's the stoic headmaster of a home for foundling children. But the night brings out a darker side of Winter. As the moon rises, so does the Ghost of St. Giles—protector, judge, fugitive. When the ghost, beaten and wounded, is rescued by a beautiful aristocrat, Winter has no idea that his two worlds are about to collide. 

Lady Isabel Beckinhall enjoys nothing more than a challenge. Yet when she is asked to tutor the home's dour manager in the ways of societyflirtation, double entendres, and scandalous liaisonsIsabel can't help wondering why his eyes seem so familiarand his lips so tempting. 

During the day Isabel and Winter engage in a battle of wills. At night their passions are revealed. But when little girls start disappearing from St. Giles, Winter must avenge them. For that he might have to sacrifice everything: the Home, Isabel—and his life.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Elizabeth Hoyt has outdone herself.” Jennifer Ashley, New York Times bestselling author
“Hoyt’s fourth Maiden Lane Georgian-era romance is an expert blend of scintillating romance and mystery…Suspense adds intensity…and the romance between the beautiful and quick-witted Isabel and the masked champion of the downtrodden propels this novel to the top of its genre.” Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Innovative, emotional, sensual and even humorous…Hoyt’s beautiful blending of the essential elements of a fairy tale into a stunning love story enhances this delicious ‘keeper.’” Romantic Times
“In the fourth installment in the Maiden Lane series, all of Hoyt’s signature literary ingredients—wickedly clever dialogue, superbly nuanced characters, danger, and scorching sexual chemistry—click neatly into place to create a breathtakingly romantic love story.” Booklist
“Fans of the Maiden Lane series who have been anxiously awaiting Winter Makepeace’s story will be more than satisfied with Hoyt’s innovative, emotional, sensual, and even humorous installment. Hoyt’s beautiful blending of the essential elements of a fairy tale into a stunning love story enhances this delicious ‘keeper.’” RT Book Reviews
“Hoyt’s latest Georgian tale features a woman who hides the disappointment of her childless marriage behind insouciance and a young crusader afraid to release the beast that guides his clandestine persona. Yet when the pair finally come together, desire and long-denied sensuality explode upon the page.” Library Journal
“A sophisticated widow and a younger man with a dangerous secret clash in Thief of Shadows, part of Elizabeth Hoyt’s Maiden Lane series…Scorching love scenes, a hero and heroine with deep wells of emotion, and a delightful twist at the end make this a memorable, remarkable romance.” BookPage

Reviews

Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Elizabeth Hoyt

Author Bio: Elizabeth Hoyt

Elizabeth Hoyt is the author of three critically acclaimed historical romance series. Her books have been finalists four times in Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA award contest, have won two Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Awards, and were nominated for a third. All of her books have received Top Pick reviews from RT Book Reviews magazine. Both Wicked Intentions and Notorious Pleasures received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly. Four of her books were voted into All About Romance’s (AAR’s) Top 100 Romances of All Time list and six were Desert Isle Keepers at AAR. Her books have been translated into twelve languages.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Library CD, Playaway
Category: Fiction/Romance
Runtime: 11.00
Audience: Adult
Language: English