Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Breaking Up with Barrett By Katy Regnery (Audio Edition)

Narrated by Lauren Sweet
The English Brothers #1 
The Blueberry Lane Series

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ I found this to be a sweet and simple kind of story. I love the plot of always being in love or attracted to the person, and deciding finally to do something about it, only to realise the other feels the same way! I also liked that there was potential for the “grand misunderstanding” which, I thought for sure was going to happen and didn't, thankfully, as just the thought that it might, had me rolling my eyes.

Barrett was a caring, sweet guy, a bit on the over doing it side.. but I still enjoyed his character. Emily was nice and somewhat level headed I thought.  Even though my review of these characters sounds kinda super sweet and mushy.. it wasn't so sweet that it will give you a cavity!

The narrator was clear and decent. I plan on reading the others in this series as well.

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The Blurb:

Breaking Up with Barrett is the first of six books about the Philadelphia-based, wildly-handsome English brothers who are all on the look-out for love.

(Except Alex. He's a womanizing manwhore. And maybe Stratton, because he's wicked hot, but super awkward around girls.)

Barrett English, aka "the Shark," is the fair-haired, first-born of the English brothers, and the CEO of the oldest, most prestigious investment banking firm in Philadelphia. He rules the boardroom with an iron fist, refusing to take no for an answer and always getting his way.

Emily Edwards, a first-year doctoral student at the University of Pennsylvania, grew up in the gatehouse on the outskirts of Barrett's childhood estate. The daughter of his family's gardener and housekeeper, she was always looking through the window of privilege, but forced to remember her place at the very periphery of the kingdom.

When business partners suggest that a fiancee might soften Barrett's image over business dinners, he approaches Emily for the "job" of fiancee. And while love wasn't necessarily on Barrett's radar, he begins to realize that Emily always has been. But will his take-no-prisoners boardroom tactics work on the heart of the woman he loves.

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