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The Ugly Duckling

Iris Johansen

With more than eight million copies of her books in print, Iris Johansen has captured top spots on national best-seller lists and attracted a wide audience of fans. Renowned for her superb storytelling, Johansen adds a dark twist to the well-known fable in The Ugly Duckling. Nell Calder is the docile, plain wife of a powerful financier. She is content to live in the shadows of his elegant international life. Suddenly one night, at a lavish party, a hit man targets her husband. Nell’s face and body are deeply marred by the same violent hand. But from the ensuing surgery and rehabilitation, Nell emerges beautiful, strong, and bent on revenge. To develop the skills she needs to face her attacker, Nell must conquer her fear and face almost impossible odds. Layered with suspense, drama, and passion, this fast-paced novel plunges you into Nell’s dangerous mission. Narrator Barbara Rosenblat provides the perfect pace for a gripping, sophisticated tale.

With more than eight million copies of her books in print, Iris Johansen has captured top spots on national best-seller lists and attracted a wide audience of fans. Renowned for her superb storytelling, Johansen adds a dark twist to the well-known fable in The Ugly Duckling. Nell Calder is the docile, plain wife of a powerful financier. She is content to live in the shadows of his elegant international life. Suddenly one night, at a lavish party, a hit man targets her husband. Nell’s face and body are deeply marred by the same violent hand. But from the ensuing surgery and rehabilitation, Nell emerges beautiful, strong, and bent on revenge. To develop the skills she needs to face her attacker, Nell must conquer her fear and face almost impossible odds. Layered with suspense, drama, and passion, this fast-paced novel plunges you into Nell’s dangerous mission. Narrator Barbara Rosenblat provides the perfect pace for a gripping, sophisticated tale.
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Genres:

Romance

Description:

With more than eight million copies of her books in print, Iris Johansen has captured top spots on national best-seller lists and attracted a wide audience of fans. Renowned for her superb storytelling, Johansen adds a dark twist to the well-known fable in The Ugly Duckling. Nell Calder is the docile, plain wife of a powerful financier. She is content to live in the shadows of his elegant international life. Suddenly one night, at a lavish party, a hit man targets her husband. Nell’s face and body are deeply marred by the same violent hand. But from the ensuing surgery and rehabilitation, Nell emerges beautiful, strong, and bent on revenge. To develop the skills she needs to face her attacker, Nell must conquer her fear and face almost impossible odds. Layered with suspense, drama, and passion, this fast-paced novel plunges you into Nell’s dangerous mission. Narrator Barbara Rosenblat provides the perfect pace for a gripping, sophisticated tale.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Barbara Rosenblat

Length:

12h 49m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

05:05


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:04:17


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

46:50


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

41:26


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

42:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

36:13


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

30:37


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

33:54


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

34:51


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

32:22


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

45:29


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

45:34


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

45:22


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

44:01


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

53:22


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

37:27


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

35:16


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

26:52


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

40:35


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

24:00


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:53


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

01:33