Garden of Lies by Jayne Ann Krentz audiobook

Garden of Lies

By Amanda Quick
Read by Louise Jane Underwood

Recorded Books Inc., Recorded Books, Inc.

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781665012249

Runtime: 10.21 Hours
Category: Fiction/Romance
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A 2015 BookPage Top Pick for Best Romances of the Year

The New York Times bestselling author of Otherwise Engaged and The Mystery Woman presents an all-new novel of intrigue and murder set against the backdrop of Victorian London The Kern Secretarial Agency provides reliable professional services to its wealthy clientele, and Anne Clifton was one of the finest women in Ursula Kern's employ. But Miss Clifton has met an untimely end-and Ursula is convinced it was not due to natural causes. Archaeologist and adventurer Slater Roxton thinks Mrs. Kern is off her head to meddle in such dangerous business. Nevertheless, he seems sensible enough to Ursula, though she does find herself unnerved by his self-possession and unreadable green-gold eyes If this mysterious widowed beauty insists on stirring the pot, Slater intends to remain close by as they venture into the dark side of polite society. Together they must reveal the identity of a killer-and to achieve their goal they may need to reveal their deepest secrets to each other as well

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Amanda Quick is an exceptional storyteller.” Los Angeles Daily News
“The hallmarks of Quick’s historical mysteries are all here: strong characters, first-rate plotting, fast pacing, secrets to be uncovered, villains to overcome, and love to find. Readers are guaranteed a light read that fills the need for a good mystery with emotional depth.” RT Book Reviews (4 stars)
“One of the most creative, inventive storytellers in the field, Quick infuses her own addictive brand of breathless, sexy adventure with dashes of vengeance, greed, and violence and a hefty splash of delectable, offbeat humor.” Library Journal

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Author

Author Bio: Jayne Ann Krentz

Author Bio: Jayne Ann Krentz

Jayne Ann Krentz is the acclaimed author of numerous New York Times bestselling novels. She writes contemporary romantic suspense novels under her own name, futuristic novels as Jayne Castle, and historical romance novels under the pseudonym Amanda Quick. There are over thirty-five million copies of her books in print. She holds a degree in library science from San Jose State University and previously worked as a librarian at Duke University.

Author Bio: Amanda Quick

Author Bio: Amanda Quick

Amanda Quick, the author of numerous historical romances, is a pseudonym for Jayne Ann Krentz, the author of many New York Times bestsellers. She writes contemporary romantic suspense novels under the Krentz name, as well as futuristic romance novels under the pseudonym Jayne Castle. There are nearly thirty million copies of her books in print.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Library CD
Category: Fiction/Romance
Runtime: 10.21
Audience: Adult
Language: English