A Modest Independence

A Modest Independence

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He needed peace ...

Solicitor Tom Finchley has spent his life using his devious intellect to solve the problems of others. As for his own problems, they're nothing that a bit of calculated vengeance can't remedy. But that's all over now. He's finally ready to put the past behind him and settle down to a quiet, uncomplicated life. If only he could find an equally uncomplicated woman.

She wanted adventure ...

Former lady's companion Jenny Holloway has just been given a modest independence. Now, all she wants is a bit of adventure. A chance to see the world and experience life far outside the restrictive limits of Victorian England. If she can discover the fate of the missing Earl of Castleton while she's at it, so much the better.

From the gaslit streets of London to the lush tea gardens of colonial India, Jenny and Tom embark on an epic quest - and an equally epic romance. But even at the farthest edges of the British Empire, the past has a way of catching up with you ...
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 163 x 215 x 20mm | 268g
  • ABC/Audible Audio
  • Australia
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 0655632174
  • 9780655632177

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'The details are perfect with the author using a thorough knowledge and understanding of the period to create each scene, so that its almost like looking through a stereoscope viewer to follow the story.' -- Jayne Fresina, bestselling author of Once Upon a Kiss
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About Mimi Matthews

Mimi Matthews writes both historical non-fiction and traditional historical romances set in Victorian England. Her articles on nineteenth century history have been published on various academic and history sites, including the Victorian Web and the Journal of Victorian Culture, and are also syndicated weekly at BUST Magazine. In her other life, Mimi is an attorney. She resides in California with her family, which includes an Andalusian dressage horse, two Shelties, and two Siamese cats. Alex Wyndham is an English actor and experienced voiceover artist who graduated from Oxford University and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He has voiced everything from Apple iPad campaigns to numerous audiobooks including Deadly Peril (2016), The Perfect King (2018) and Transcendence and Rebellion (2019). Alex has also starred in several BBC and HBO shows, including the Emmy Award-winning Rome (2007) and Little Dorrit (2008).
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