Satyr's Son

A Georgian Historical Romance

Fiction - Audiobook
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Reviewed on 04/27/2018
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Author Biography

Lucinda Brant is a NY Times, USA Today, & Audible bestselling author of award-winning Georgian historical romances and mysteries. Her novels are “smart, witty, historical adventures full of heartfelt drama with a happily ever after”. Lucinda’s audiobooks are performed by renowned British actor Alex Wyndham and international voice artist Marian Hussey.

A university trained historian and former history and geography teacher at a boarding school for young ladies, Lucinda now devotes her days to full-time writing, drinks too much coffee, and is addicted to Pinterest (where you can delve into the real history in her books).

    Book Review

Reviewed by Peggy Jo Wipf for Readers' Favorite

The fifth book in Lucinda Brant’s Roxton Family Saga, Satyr’s Son, is actually about the second son of the Noble Satyr. This Georgian historical romance makes a full circle as the son is now the replica of his sire many years earlier. With Lord Henri-Antoine as the second son and fourth in line as a duke, he has the freedom to marry as he wishes. Sadly, he chooses to live a life as the Satyr, a lustful and drunken Greek god. To most people, Henri-Antoine, often called Harry, flaunts his wealth and power through his extravagant clothes and multiple servants that surround him. Miss Lisa Crisp quickly sees through his façade and accepts the affliction he has managed to hide for years.

Personally, I find Lucinda Brant a very skilled writer, mastering the language and making this a very charming love story. Satyr’s Son isn’t about perfect people in a perfect setting, falling in love. It is about discretion and loyalty among friends and family members. Henri-Antoine felt he had to live as a Satyr because he couldn’t trust a woman in the upper class with his secret. Lucinda Brant also writes about love and sacrifice, making the characters come alive as they forgo their own happiness for the benefit of others. Alex Wyndham is the cherry on top of this sweet novel, bringing each character alive as he narrates Satyr’s Son. His skill as an actor is evident as he changes his voice for each person and adds drama when the scenes get intense. This is definitely an excellent combination of written novel and spoken script.