Alastair Trilogy

3 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 573 ratings

These Old Shades Summary

Society believes the worst of Justin Alastair, the notorious Duke of Avon who is clearly proud of his Sobriquet, Satanas. It is he who buys Leon body and soul from a scoundrel in a Paris backstreet.
©2002 Georgette Heyer (P)2014 Audible, Inc.
Show More Show Less
  • Book 1

    • These Old Shades

    • By: Georgette Heyer
    • Narrated by: Cornelius Garrett
    • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 219
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 145
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 146

    Society believes the worst of Justin Alastair, the notorious Duke of Avon who is clearly proud of his Sobriquet, Satanas. It is he who buys Leon body and soul from a scoundrel in a Paris backstreet.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • GREAT BOOK FOUND THE VOICE ACTING DIFFICULT

    • By Lindsay on 06-06-12

    Regular price: £19.69

  • Book 2

    • Devil's Cub

    • By: Georgette Heyer
    • Narrated by: Michael Drew
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 267
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170

    The excesses of the young Marquis of Vidal are even wilder than his father's before him. Not for nothing is the reckless duellist and gamester called "the Devil's Cub". But when he is forced to leave the country, Mary Challoner discovers his fiendish plan to abduct her sister. Any only by daring to impersonate her can Mary save her sibling from certain ruin.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Devils Cub

    • By Alison on 14-11-09

    Regular price: £17.19

  • Book 3

    • An Infamous Army

    • By: Georgette Heyer
    • Narrated by: Claire Higgins
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 87
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 47

    In 1815, beneath the aegis of the Army of Occupation, Brussels is the gayest town in Europe. And the widow Lady Barbara Childe, renowned for being as outrageous as she is beautiful, is at the centre of all that is fashionable and light-hearted. When she meets Charles Audley, dashing aide-de-camp to the great Duke of Wellington himself, her joie de vivre knows no bounds - until the eve of the fateful Battle of Waterloo...

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not the usual Heyer...

    • By HelgaCabbage on 31-10-11

    Regular price: £19.69