Thursday, November 8, 2018

Review: Night at the Opera by Stacy Henrie


About the book:
NIGHT AT THE OPERA
--1908--
When American heiress Gwen Barton aids an injured gentleman in an opera box in London, she shares a kiss with the stranger that changes her life. More determined than ever to be herself, in spite of the limp she’s sustained since childhood, she will marry for love and not a title. She also resolves to learn the identity of the man she helped—and kissed. Surely he can’t be the irritating Avery Winfield, though. But as circumstances continue to throw Gwen and Avery together, she begins to wonder if there is more to this man than she first thought.

While most of London only knows him as the nephew of a duke, Avery Winfield is actually working for the Secret Service Bureau to ferret out German spies from among the ton. It’s a profession that gives him purpose and a reason to remain a bachelor. But the more he interacts with Gwen Barton, an heiress from America, the more he begins to question his plans and neglected faith. Then he learns Gwen is the young lady from the opera box who helped him. Now his most important mission may have nothing to do with saving Britain from danger and everything to do with risking his heart for the woman he met that night at the opera.

AMERICAN HEIRESS SERIES:
Night at the Opera
Beneath an Italian Sky (April 2019)
Among Sand and Sunrise (October 2019)

My rating:
5 stars
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My thoughts:

Night at the Opera was amazing. The story was entertaining and the characters intrigued me right away. The way the main characters met was memorable and that is all I'm going to say about that. ;)

I loved how this book combined historical romance with suspense. I found it interesting how the hero was working for the Secret Service Bureau to find spies. There was definitely a lot of danger in the story because of that.

All in all, I loved Night at the Opera and recommend it. I cannot wait to read Henrie's next book, as she is one of my favorite authors...yet to be disappointed in a story of hers.

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1 comments:

  1. So glad you loved it!!! Thanks for reading and reviewing the book.

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