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The Rise of Miss Notley

Tanglewood, Book 2
Narrated by: Helen Taylor
Series: Tanglewood, Book 2
Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
Categories: Fiction, Sagas
4.5 out of 5 stars (3 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

When Miss Coralynn Notley's father barters her off to the first titled gentleman to come along, she realizes she must flee her home or be forced to wed a despicable man. Driven by desperation, she applies for the position of housekeeper at Tanglewood Manor, the home of the handsome Mr. Jonathan Ludlow. The moment Jonathan sees Miss Notley, he is intrigued. She is far too young and inexperienced, yet there is something about her that that inspires a certain hope within him. Does he dare offer her the position of housekeeper or will doing so result in catastrophe?

©2017 Rachael Anderson (P)2017 Rachael Anderson

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fluffy romance

I really enjoyed this shortish romance. There is no violence. There are no references to Christian living. But i enjoyed The Fall Of Lord Dryson so wished to read book 2 in the series. I'm now looking forward to seeing what happens to Harriot in book 3.

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  • Laurie Duncan
  • 05-06-2017

Loved every minute of it!

Just like The Fall Of Lord Drayston, this was an excellent and delightfully funny book! I can hardly wait for Book 3 to become available!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 20-05-2017

A delightfully​ clean and humorous tale of romance

Thoroughly enjoyed this humorous tale of romance, kept me in anticipation until the end!!
Delightful!
Wonderfully narrated as well, can't wait to listen to the next one in the series.

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  • Cam
  • 05-06-2017

I can't remember laughing so much

Not a comedy. Just very funny scenes. LOVED the book. I will read any other books available now or in the future. Great writing and narration. I always like to walk away from anything I spend so much time for as a learning experience. The heroine's personality is wonderful and someone I would love to be like. Lovely story. ❤️

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  • Vjade
  • 22-01-2018

The Sweetest & Most Beautiful Love Story

This has to be one of the sweetest love stories ever told. I loved every moment of this beautiful and classic romance. The author and narrator deserve an award for this production. You’ll leave the book a “hopeful” romantic. 💕💕

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 09-10-2017

Some nice twists

WHAT IT'S ABOUT
When Miss Coralynn Notley’s father barters her off to the first titled gentleman to come along, she realizes she must flee her home or be forced to wed a despicable man. Driven by desperation, she applies for the position of housekeeper at Tanglewood Manor, the home of the handsome Mr. Jonathan Ludlow.

The moment Jonathan sees Miss Notley, he is intrigued. She is far too young and inexperienced, yet there is something about her that that inspires a certain hope within him. Does he dare offer her the position of housekeeper or will doing so result in catastrophe?

MY TAKE
Once again, Helen Taylor did a fabulous job narrating this story.

I thoroughly enjoyed this story. It did stretch things a bit that Ludlow was willing to hire a woman who admitted to having no experience at housekeeping and then proved that she didn't, but I was still able to suspend my disbelief enough to enjoy the story. And I loved the characters.

Some nice twists as well, which is also good.

4 1/2 stars

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  • Silly Blonde Girl
  • 11-01-2018

Love this series❣️❣️❣️

I really hope there will be more novels in this series! I’m really looking forward to Rachael Anderson’s next Regency series as well. I’m a BIG fan of this genre and this writer is a favorite. 😉👌🏼

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  • Abigail N.
  • 13-09-2017

fun read

it seems a bit unrealistic and unlikely and the dialogue seems a bit silly, but overall it was a fun, enjoyable, clean, easy read. the characters were funny and nice. performance was good too

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  • Valeree
  • 12-06-2017

The Rise of Miss Notley

I liked the story line and the wittiness of the characters. I would read it again.

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  • A+D
  • 11-05-2019

Never Give Up, Despite the Obstacles!

Completely delightful story!
I loved Cora's strong will to escape her parents. I loved her attempts at becoming a housekeeper. Mostly, I loved her heart. She wanted to know why people did the things they did. She wanted Tanglewood to have a heart and not feel empty.
I really liked Mr. Ludlow. He was a bit of a grump at first but he had his reasons. I also liked how Cora was able to get him to see things differently.
I can't wait to read the next book in the series. I'm sure it will be just as much fun as this has been.

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  • Ellen
  • 03-07-2018

Series book two

English love story,a classic romance.Tanglewood Manor has a new owner & the heroine applies for a job as the housekeeper. So the story begins.........

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