Publisher: AudioGO; Unabridged LIBRARY edition (November 12, 2013)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 7.3 MB
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[Library variation Audiobook CD in strong Vinyl case.] [Read via Simon Prebble]Anne Perry's ''vastly entertaining'' (Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger) vacation novels are ''as scrumptious as mince pie and plum pudding'' (Milwaukee magazine Sentinel). A Christmas desire is simply as delectable, the gripping tale of an unforgettable conflict among goodness and evil in Victorian London -- and a lonely woman's look for which means in her existence. Claudine Burroughs, a volunteer in Hester Monk's hospital for in poor health and injured prostitutes, now not expects closeness together with her coldly formidable husband and dreads the vacations. Then, at a glittering yule gala, she meets the sexy poet Dai Tregarron, and without notice her spirits elevate. yet an hour later, this attention-grabbing guy is enmeshed in a nightmare -- accused of killing a tender streetwalker who have been smuggled into the occasion. even supposing she suspects that an upper-class clique is instantly ultimate ranks to guard the genuine killer, Claudine and the clinic's disreputable bookkeeper, Squeaky Robinson, vow to do their utmost for Dai. it sort of feels, even though, that hypocritical London society could quite ship an blameless poet to the gallows than disclose the stunning fact approximately one among their very own. -- however, it is the season of miracles, and Claudine and Squeaky eventually see a glimmer of desire -- not just for Dai yet for an blameless younger lady teetering on the point of a life of sadness. Anne Perry's heartwarming new vacation novel is a party of braveness, religion, and love for all seasons.