About the Book
Miss Adeline Hayes is the perfect lady's companion: pleasant, conversational, and unceasingly proper. But when her closest friend, Charity Edgeworth, breaks off her arranged marriage without explanation, even Adeline's superior skills are put to the test. Charity's father banishes the two young women to the country, sending Adeline with a charge to find Charity a husband or suffer dire consequences.
As Adeline takes on the role of reluctant matchmaker, she discovers more than one obstacle in her path. Not only does Charity prefer escaping in books to socializing, but Adeline soon finds her own attentions distracted by the standoffish—and irritatingly handsome—Mr. Evan Whitfield. Amidst an eventful foxhunt and the unexpected arrival of Charity's former betrothed, Adeline simply doesn't have time for a battle of wits with Evan. But the two are continually drawn together until Adeline begins to question her tightly guarded convictions about love and marriage.
However, when secrets are revealed and truths made known, Adeline must face her most fearsome obstacle yet: herself.
About the Author
Joanna Barker was born and raised in northern California. She discovered her love for historical fiction after visiting England as an eleven-year-old, and subsequently read every Jane Austen book she could get her hands on. After graduating Brigham Young University with a degree in English, she worked as an acquisitions editor before devoting herself full-time to writing. She enjoys music, chocolate, and reading everything from romance to science fiction. She lives in Utah and is just a little crazy about her husband and two wild-but-loveable boys.
Joanna Barker has written a fun duel romance novel in Miss Adeline’s Match. In this sweet romance, the author brings the characters to life through their flaws, making mistakes and learning from those mistakes. The main characters and the side characters are likeable and easy to relate to. The story on the other hand, is amusing and entertaining with several twists and turns that readers will enjoy. Readers of Jane Austen’s Emma will be sure to adore this story as well. Barker has written a regency romance that readers will definitely want to pick up.
Genre: historical, regency, romance
Publisher: Covenant Communications
Publication date: April 1, 2019
Number of pages: 263
A review copy of this book was provided by Covenant Communications. A review was not required and all views and opinions expressed are my own.
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