AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Charlotte Gray

Romantic Fiction • 9.25 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2017

Charlotte Gray's narration works well for some characters, poorly for others in the first installment of Madeline Hunter's Decadent Dukes Society series. The well-plotted story revolves around feuding families and a plan to end the feud with a marital alliance. Gray has a light, youthful voice, which she employs to great effect for many of the female characters, but her male characterizations do not fare as well. Adam, Duke of Stratton, is a dark, "dangerous" character, but he sounds like a moody teenager much of the time. There are many wonderful dialogue scenes, though it can be difficult to determine which character is speaking. While Gray has a pleasant, well-paced speaking voice, more vocal range is needed for this audiobook. L.C.L. © AudioFile 2017, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2017]

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2017

CD ISBN 9781501956706 $102.75 • Eight CDs

DD ISBN 9781501956843 $92.00

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.


AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.


Thank you for signing up.



Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×


Thank you for signing up!

Our group will review and follow up soon.

Back Home ×