• by Marne Davis Kellogg
  • Narrated by Kate Reading
  • 8 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

At Ballantyne and Company, a genteel but failing auction house in the heart of London, Kick Keswick has been an expert on painting, furniture, and objets d'art for over 30 years. When Ballantyne falls victim to a corporate takeover by robber baron and womanizer Owen Brace, Kick is the next target for Brace's idea of romantic merger and acquisition. Elegant and self-possessed, she is at first swept off her feet by Brace's forceful approach to love, romance, and sensual pleasure. But Brace has other games to play, and his affair with Kick, far from being sincere, is simply one more strategy in his welter of scheming and dealing. When she realizes this, Brace's treachery makes her blood boil. Her revenge is complex and total.


What the Critics Say

"Kellogg's sophisticated and lavishly fun tale of greed and daring in the high-stakes auction house world presents a full-figured, tough, and atypical heroine readers will cheer for." (Booklist)


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Need more books about Kick Keswick!

This character, Kick Keswick is so much fun to read/listen to! I cannot wait to see what other situations she and Thomas get into next!!! Love all these books Brillant, Perfect, Friends in High Places, Priceless, Marne Davis Kellogg please give us more books on Kick's adventures!!
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- brittney

Cotton Candy Listening

I loved listening to this book. It is light and witty and delicious. My dog got a lot of extra walks so that I could keep listening. The reader is wonderful. Don't expect great literature, but for pure fun, you can't go wrong.
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- James W Dietz

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-17-2004
  • Publisher: Books on Tape