I've never read this one before and I l honestly found myself laughing out loud several times during the book, owed greatly to the narrators' sense o..Show More »f timing and understanding of the humor in Heyers' books. I heard the detective stories were hit and miss but obviously got lucky with this one. Cards on the table, it's technically not that great a detective story, I guessed the killer quite quickly and knew for sure by half way through the book. What this really is, is a funny, romantic and charming romp, with a reasonable detective story to hang it all on. The narrator does a really good job with and incredibly hard task because she not only has to cope with voicing all the male and female parts and manage the comic timing but due to the era it's set in, she also has to convey markedly different accents because of class. I read the series out of order and was disappointed in the first but you really don't seem to miss much by skipping the ones less well rated. In summary not for those who want the next Jo Nesbo but I think most Heyer fans will really like this one. It's up there with my favorite Heyer books and I will be listening to it for years to come.