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An Irresistible Alliance Audiobook

An Irresistible Alliance

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With his older brother's betrothal announced, Lord Michael Cynster is freed of all familial expectations. But the allure of his previous hedonistic pursuits has paled. Then he learns of the mission his brother and his fiancée have been assisting with and volunteers to help by hunting down a hoard of gunpowder now stashed somewhere in London.

Michael's quest leads him to the Hendon Shipping Company, where his sole source of information is the fetchingly attractive Miss Cleome Hendon. When Michael asks about the carters who transported the gunpowder, Cleo offers him a bargain: she will lead him to the carters he seeks, but only if he agrees to include her as an equal partner in the mission.

But their investigation proves dangerous, and the further they go in tracing the gunpowder, the more deaths they uncover. Soon Michael and Cleo find themselves tangled in a fight for their lives - one that forces them to face what has grown between them, to seize and defend what they both see as their path to the greatest adventure of all: a shared life, a shared future, a shared love.

©2017 Stephanie Laurens (P)2017 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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  • Howdyholly
    Youngsville, NC, United States
    11/07/17
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    "A book and good narrator, but BAD end result."

    The book MIGHT have been very fun, and the narrator was good, but the two did NOT mesh well together. Finishing this book was honestly a chore. It's a shame because neither of the two were were bad, they just didn't mesh well. The story DRAGS along, and the narrator's speed and speech patterns slow it down more. He is good at what he does, but when you have a detailed book, and a methodical narrator.... Oh and it became a game to count how many times the phrase, "gun powder" could be used in a single chapter.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Red Hughes
    17/11/17
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    "least engaging storyline of the trilogy. "

    the story was ok. fwd through the sex scences, never got to point of suspension of disbelief. it filled the storyline holes the other two left.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • eb
    25/07/17
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    "Sloooowww"

    Dull, boring, repetitive, predictable. Story could have been told in a third of the pages.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Daphne L. Brown
    12/07/17
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    "The narrator is not a good fit for this book"
    Would you try another book from Stephanie Laurens and/or Matthew Brenher?

    Stephanie? Yes Matthew? not so much, he narrates well but not following Simon Prebble.


    What other book might you compare An Irresistible Alliance to and why?

    I can't, 15 minutes in? I was so displeased with the narration I quit listening. Don't get me wrong, he can READ, but he cannot perform.


    Would you be willing to try another one of Matthew Brenher’s performances?

    nah. His narration is cold and there is so passion.


    Any additional comments?

    PLEASE get another narrator for Stephanie's books, they are lovely dances in life to enjoy, but not the way Matthew reads them.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Donna
    Wichita, KS, United States
    03/07/17
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    "DISAPPOINTED! "

    This was disappointing. instead of having one really good book it was split into three. This book was like the slow detailed middle of a book. One mediocre danger scene and an equally mediocre love scene. This is not what I've come to expect from this author.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • PACMAC
    FRANSCHHOEK, South Africa
    30/05/17
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    "A resist able attraction"

    Narrator spoil much loved characters in a so so story.
    The Cynsters deserve better than this

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Luna
    Silverdale, WA
    18/05/17
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    "Great Series...I can't wait for Louisa's story...."

    i still miss Simon Prebble but Matthew Brenher is getting better on the narrations....Story is great...Jack Heddon's daughter was not mentioned on any of the Cynster's Series so i was not aware of her existence.. but she's perfect for Michael..

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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