An unabridged reading of Georgette Heyer's 'Powder and Patch' by Jamie Glover.
Poor, inarticulate Phillip Jettan is out of luck. The fair lady, Cleone Charteris, whose heart he so desperately pursues, openly regards him as a ‘country bumpkin’ and refuses to consider him as a potential suitor. But the handsome Phillip is not one to give up on his dreams.
With this delightful CD audiobook, captivatingly read by Jamie Glover, you can follow the diligent young Mr. Jettan on his journey to Paris, where he endeavors to change his ways and become a gentleman. What challenges will he face along the way and will the lady he loves finally see his worth upon his return?
‘Powder and Patch’ is another example of Georgette Heyer’s commendable ability to instil passion and vibrancy into the historical romance genre, which she is widely regarded to have established. Heyer is largely remembered for the way she married meticulous details from the period with engaging characters and story lines in order to craft the memorable stories which are as enjoyable now as they were when they were first published nearly a century ago.
Georgette Heyer’s romantic tales are also available as downloadable audiobooks on MP3, ensuring that your audio options are open to suit your personal convenience.