AudioFile Picks: Audiobook Reviews 6/16/17

It's no secret that we at RT love reading romance! And if you happen to see us with headphones on, but no book in hand, it's likely that we're listening to an audiobook. But audiobooks depend on more than just the plot, it takes an excellent narrator to bring the story to life. This is where AudioFile comes in, a print-and-digital magazine that reviews audiobooks so you know which stories are worth listening to. We've partnered with AudioFile to bring you a selection of romantic audiobook reviews every week!

HISTORICAL ROMANCE

HARD-HEARTED HIGHLANDER by Julia London

Hard-Hearted Highlander
by Julia London, read by Derek Perkins
Harlequin Audio

The wonderful narrator Derek Perkins brings this story to life with vivid portrayals of all the tortured players in an arranged betrothal gone awry.

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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE

IT HAPPENED ON LOVE STREET by Lia Riley

It Happened on Love Street
by Lia Riley, read by Greyson Ash, Douglas Berger
Hachette Audio

Leaving New York City behind for a job in a Georgia small town, lawyer Pepper Knight moves next door to veterinarian Rhett Valentine. Narration alternates between Greyson Ash and Douglas Berger ...

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PARANORMAL ROMANCE

LEOPARD'S FURY by Christine Feehan

Leopard's Fury
by Christine Feehan, read by Jim Frangione
Recorded Books

Narrator Jim Frangione doesn’t so much purr as he does snarl his way through Christine Feehan’s most recent sexy installment in the Leopard series.

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NEW ADULT

ONCE PERFECT by Cecy Robson

Once Perfect
by Cecy Robson, read by Mercedes Moreno
Audible Studios

Narrator Mercedes Moreno’s blend of serious and seductive tones brings out the complexities of the characters’ lives in this spicy adult novel.

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Want more romance reviews from AudioFile? You can find all of their romance audiobook reviews here. And for more romantic reads, be sure to stop by our Everything Romance page!

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