• The Friday Society

  • By: Adrienne Kress
  • Narrated by: Adrienne Kress
  • Length: 10 hrs and 1 min
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 03-13-13
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Audible Studios
  • 4 out of 5 stars 3.8 (87 ratings)

Regular price: $24.25

Membership details Membership details
  • A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, free.
  • 1 credit/month after trial – good for any book, any price.
  • Easy exchanges – swap any book you don’t love.
  • Keep your audiobooks, even if you cancel.
  • After your trial, Audible is just $14.95/month.
Select or Add a new payment method

Buy Now with 1 Credit

By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Buy Now for $24.25

Pay using card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Publisher's Summary

An action-packed tale of gowns, guys, guns - and the heroines who use them all
Set in turn of the century London, The Friday Society follows the stories of three very intelligent and talented young women, all of whom are assistants to powerful men: Cora, lab assistant; Michiko, Japanese fight assistant; and Nellie, magician's assistant. The three young women's lives become inexorably intertwined after a chance meeting at a ball that ends with the discovery of a murdered mystery man.
It's up to these three, in their own charming but bold way, to solve the murder - and the crimes they believe may be connected to it - without calling too much attention to themselves.
Set in the past but with a modern irreverent flare, this Steampunk whodunit introduces three unforgettable and very ladylike - well, relatively ladylike - heroines poised for more dangerous adventures.
©2012 Adrienne Kress (P)2013 Audible, Inc.
Show More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful
3 out of 5 stars
By NessaShey on 05-04-16

Good author, bad narration

The author narrated her own story. Not the best choice. However, she did give it a good go. It was difficult to remain engrossed in what was a fun story, because of the narration. Kress over enunciated her words. The over enunciation made the flow of the story very rough and jagged. I would highly recommend that the author commission a professional narrator for her next books. I would love to enjoy more of her writings.

Read More Hide me
4 out of 5 stars
By Kristy on 12-31-14

Good story

Good story, the reading was a little choppy and over-enunciated, but otherwise a good listen. I will get the follow up to this novel when it becomes available, as the three girls are quite likeable. I'd like to know where they end up with their adventures!

Read More Hide me
See all Reviews
© Copyright 1997 - 2018 Audible, Inc