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The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue Audiobook

The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue

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Publisher's Summary

A hilarious and swashbuckling stand-alone teen historical fiction novel, named one of summer's 20 must-read books by Enternatinment Weekly!

A young bisexual British lord embarks on an unforgettable Grand Tour of Europe with his best friend/secret crush. An 18th-century romantic adventure for the modern age written by This Monstrous Thing author Mackenzi LeeSimon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda meets the 1700s.

Henry “Monty” Montague doesn’t care that his roguish passions are far from suitable for the gentleman he was born to be. But as Monty embarks on his grand tour of Europe, his quests for pleasure and vice are in danger of coming to an end. Not only does his father expect him to take over the family’s estate upon his return, but Monty is also nursing an impossible crush on his best friend and traveling companion, Percy.

So Monty vows to make this yearlong escapade one last hedonistic hurrah and flirt with Percy from Paris to Rome. But when one of Monty’s reckless decisions turns their trip abroad into a harrowing manhunt, it calls into question everything he knows, including his relationship with the boy he adores.

Witty, dazzling, and intriguing at every turn, The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue is an irresistible romp that explores the undeniably fine lines between friendship and love.

©2017 Mackenzie Van Engelenhoven (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers

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    19/07/2017
    19/07/2017 Member Since 2017
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    "Abso-bloody-lutely wonderful"

    The story was fantastic, the characters compelling, the narration gorgeous, the setting wonderful. 10/10 will listen again

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  • Lisa Kosh
    28/06/17
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    "Must Read"

    Loved it so much. Witty, fun and romantic. Plus the performance was amazing. I couldn't put it down.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • 5ismyfavoritenumber
    Lincoln, NE, United States
    22/07/17
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    "Even better than I expected..."

    This was a wonderful book that took me by surprise with its humor, well-paced plot, and memorable characters. I took a chance on it, and I am so glad I did. The fact that characters felt flawed and real, yet didn't irritate me, was a refreshing change from other books I have picked up recently. I recommend it to anyone who wants a quick, fun read.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • A User
    16/07/17
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    "💜💜💜"

    adored this beyond belief, amazingly read and a fantastic story 💛 couldnt put it down, I highly reccomend

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Illyrianya
    PSU
    12/07/17
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    "meh"

    starts out very promising, fun characters, but the uninventive plot somehow manages to make alchemy and pirates dull.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • SarahBelle
    27/07/17
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    "My absolute FAVORITE audio book ever"

    Christian Coulson does such a fantastic job performing this book that I cannot express how glad I am that I decided to listen to it rather than read my physical copy. Not only is it an amazingly well written story, full of excitement and heartache and love, but Coulson brings Monty and all the other characters to life in a way that my own mental adaptation could not. It's an absolute must listen and a definite read.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • A User
    26/07/17
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    "There and back ( this book was a trip)"

    This book is amaziiing!
    I MEAN IT YOU ALL SHOULD LISTEN TO THIS
    IT WAS A STORY THAT TOUCHED MY HEART
    Friendship, love, family
    How women, dark skinned ppl, bisexuals been treated years ago how they had to abandon their dreams, their love because they were not like others! How we still treat them after all these years!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Lesa Shiana Jones/Karmel Divine
    Milwaukee, WI
    26/07/17
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    "Enjoyed"

    Loved the narrator so engerize. Funny tale. I enjoyed Monty and his love for the one he loves.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Brittany
    25/07/17
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    "Amazinggg"

    The story? Amazing
    The narrator? Amazing
    The characters? Amazing

    You won't regret this amazing book. It's one of the most entertaining audio books I've ever listened to, and possibly the only one I've listened to that made me glad I didn't just read the book instead.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Kate
    Manila, Philippines
    25/07/17
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    "Perfect!"

    I knew right away that this book was a 5 star read. If you're in a reading slump, this is the book that will get you out of it.

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  • Dennis
    San Jose, CA
    25/07/17
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    "Do Not Buy"

    Do not invest time in this book. It will frustrate you over and over again and end poorly.

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  • Jamie
    18/07/17
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    "Hilarious, heartbreaking, honest & beautiful"

    One of the best books of the year. A hilarious romp of a historical novel, enough danger, magic and adventure to keep me on the edge of my seat, and brilliant, brilliant characters who aren't so much flawed as painfully, adorably real. I couldn't help love Monty even when he was being an idiot, selfish or completely ridiculous, or even all three at once. The side characters and the relationships between them were fantastically portrayed and really made the book. Also, outstanding handling of diversity in a setting and era where being anything other than white, male and preferably rich was subject to varying but usually horrifying levels of prejudice. It covered some really heavy, tough issues without ever coming across preachy or derailing the story and honestly, some of the hardships faced by the characters, especially Percy, brought me close to tears.

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  • Amazon Customer
    15/07/17
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    "One of the best audio books I've ever listened to."

    The narrator was amazing and perfect as Monty's voice and for the story set in the 1700s. This is the feel good adventure novel with a great set of main characters, all three of them distinctive and real. The language is creative and humourus, and I was smiling and laughing the whole way through it. Would highly recommend.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Michael Phillips
    10/07/17
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    "The Gentleman's guide to vice and virtue"

    Amazingly fun, a fast paced read. Christian Cousin does an awesome ob as narrator. Looking forward to MacKenzie Lee's next novel.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Yasmin Trindade
    6/07/17
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    "Lovely and so, so fun!"

    You will adore this main trio and all their adventures! Long-ish but a fast and fun read that will stay with you. I adored it!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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