The Game and the Candle

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Eleanor M. Ingram

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2017

Duration: 5 hours 36 minutes

Summary:

Faced with inherited debts, an estate to maintain, and no money to pay for either, brothers John and Robert Allard have a difficult decision to make. How much of their integrity are they willing to compromise in order to save their aunt and cousin from a life of poverty and to preserve "all that they call life"? Two young men with a classical education, no trade, and no outstanding talents have little chance to make the fortune they need while staying on the right side of the law. Especially as they only have six months..... ( Summary by Arlene Stebbins)

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