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  • Reservations of the Heart

  • By: T. B. Markinson
  • Narrated by: Lori Prince
  • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Categories: Romance
  • 4.8 out of 5 stars (44 ratings)

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Summary

Can two wounded souls find solace together?

Forty-one-year-old doctor Stella Gilbert used to have it all. Her career was on fire, and she had a picture-perfect family - until she was blindsided by her wife doing the unthinkable. Three years after her divorce, Stella's loved ones worry about her nonexistent personal life and her stubborn belief that focusing on her career and raising her daughter are all she needs to be fulfilled.

Reeling from the revelation of a long-held family secret, 29-year-old Aurora Shirley is just over it all. If her parents could lie to Aurora all her life, won't everyone else? Women are the last thing on her mind as she starts a temporary job at a local medical school. Unfortunately for Aurora, she needs to find a date for her best friend's wedding or be deemed the worst maid of honor in history.

When Stella and Aurora unexpectedly come together, sparks fly. Neither is looking for a relationship, but what they discover in one another is so much more than a physical connection. Can two wounded women who believe love is the last thing they want overcome their fears to find healing?

Best-selling lesbian romance author T.B. Markinson brings lesfic listeners a heartwarming age-gap story about facing one's demons to live a fuller and loving life. Buy this stand-alone medical romance novel that will make your heart sing.

©2019 T.B. Markinson (P)2020 T.B. Markinson

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Interesting and entertaining characters

A lesbian novel with a story, relatable characters and understandable motives. The narrator is spot on, overall a good listen.

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Reservations of the heart

Such amazing loved it can’t stop listening to it wish they would make in to a film

I would recommend it to everyone

There’s nothing I dislike about this audible the overalls , performance and story was 12 out of 10

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reservation of the heart

slow burn with age gap which was shown in beginning and not really thereafter. as they say to love someone u have to lobe yourself first and then u have to learn to be open and trust. that was learnt by the main characters. great listen to the narrator interpretation of the voices of the characters

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  • CAROLYN G. GULAS
  • 28-05-20

Fabulous Romantic Story !

This was a great story. The Characters were believable and so well matched. Ms Prince narration brought them to life in a warm and touching way. This was the first book of Ms Markinsons I've read, but wont be the last.! I totally enjoyed it !!

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  • Cyndi Lacharite
  • 28-10-20

Robot Narrator

The story was good but the narrator drove me crazy. she sounded like a robot. ugh

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  • Margaret
  • 17-05-20

Excellent Audio!

I really enjoyed Reservations of the Heart. I thought Stella and Aurora made a great pair. Lori Prince does a great job with the narration.

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  • rkrgrrl
  • 30-04-20

Fantastic!!

I can’t say enough how much I loved this book. Great story! I loved the banter between the two main characters. The narration was top notch!

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  • Carolyn G. Manuel
  • 12-06-21

Marvelous Romance

Two women who don’t have any interest in a romantic relationship agree to a friends with benefits arrangement. Believable characters and situations with a warm narration.

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  • Book Reader
  • 31-05-21

A little disjointed...but in a good way?

The plot jumps around a good bit, but in a way that feels it echoes the actual disjointedness of relationships in life. Towards the beginning there were a few scenes that were a little frustrating, it was as if the characters weren't listening to each other or themselves, but that quickly resolved. Overall it was cute, light and kept me interested. Lori Prince is always a pleasure, though this didn't feel like her best work...there were places where there were odd gaps between words for certain characters.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 23-03-21

Ok

This book had a lot of fluff.. side storys that didn't work for me.. ending was ok.. could have been more..

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  • Anonymous User
  • 10-03-21

Great Story

Loved the story line. Started out slow for me then I couldn't stop listening to it!

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  • BFAV
  • 27-01-21

Just ok

I hated the narrator, every voice sounded like a middle school smarty. The first 1/2 i actually thought about just quitting but i stuck with it and as the story went on I wanted to find out the ending. The narration never got better but the story turned out ok. Not one i will listen to twice.

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  • Kindle Cust
  • 15-08-20

loved this story

This story was so well written - so much fun banter the side kicks were a hoot also.
Lori Prince did a great job

i highly recommend this story