Wonderful story! Damon Blackbourne, now Duke of Malford, has what we now call Tourette’s Syndrome. As a child, his father beat him and then sent him away. Luckily for him, the servants who took care of him treated him as a normal boy. His father and older brother are both deceased and he must take over the running of the estate and escorting his mother and sisters to London.
Today on Geeky Bloggers Book Blog you get a Review by Lauren: You can find her on Facebook and her Blog. Thank you Lauren for sharing Jackaby with my readers. Dr Who and Sherlock Holmes type of book sounds awesome!
Read for Fun/Listened for Review (Library/Tantor)
Overall Rating: 4.25
Story Rating: 4.00
Character Rating: 4.50
Audio Rating: 4.00 (not part of the overall rating)
First Thought when Finished: I knew Ryder would do it for me and he did in Once Bitten, Twice Burned by Cynthia Eden!
Read for Fun (Personal Copy)
Reviewed by Beth (@PickettPhD)
The relationship between Livvy and Nicholas, childhood friends and then teenaged lovers, was supposed to have ended with the tragedy and family feuding that began ten years ago. Unable to fully let go of each other, they’ve been secretly meeting once a year for a no-strings-attached night together.
Read for Fun
Esme Astell loved Charlie Brittle, the printer’s son who worked across the street from the perfume shop she worked in. Charlie disappeared almost 2 years ago and is believed dead. She leaves London for Edinburgh to attend the Society of Perfumers meeting hoping to get a better job in Paris. Imagine her surprise when she sees Charlie alive!