The Midnight Bargain by C.L. Polk, Read by Moira Quirk
A Rich Fantasy with Lively Narration
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Moira Quirk’s lively voice draws listeners into a magical Regency-inspired tale. Host Jo Reed and AudioFile’s Emily Connelly discuss C.L. Polk’s new fantasy audiobook, The Midnight Bargain, which is sure to provide all the distractions you need right now. Beatrice Clayborn is a young ingénue entering her first “bargaining season,” where eligible suitors vie for her hand. Once married, Beatrice will be forcibly cut off from any access to magic—but she is desperate to become a sorceress. Quirk uses dramatic pacing and smooth transitions to balance the complex courtly politics and magical worldbuilding. Her voices for the mercurial spirits Beatrice summons are especially delightful.
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