But in the West, the rules aren’t always played according to Hoyle. Contains mature themes. According to Hoyle. Author Abigail Roux. Read “According to Hoyle” by Abigail Roux with Rakuten Kobo. By the close of in the American West, the line between heroes and villains. US Marshals Eli Flynn and William Henry Washington—longtime friends and colleagues—are escorting two prisoners to New Orleans for trial when they.

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Jan 27, DeWanda rated it really liked it Shelves: Account Options Sign in. This is not my first encounter with this book, but it is my first time getting the audio version.

There were quite a few funny moments like: The characters are written in such a way that the reader thinks they know these guys and that would be true, but there are layers.

What other book might you compare According to Hoyle to and why? Rose is suspicious and wants no part. In the midst of all this is the man who actually took on the artifact job, the evil Stringer. I really don’t like him. I mean, these two guys keep company in a series of over books Gabriel “Dusty” Rose is a well-known English gunman living out his exile in the western abjgail in company of any of many Native American tribes.

Bucking this trend are the few action scenes. Your characters are exceptional and differing. Lawmen and prisoners, faithful dogs, bad guys, reluctant heroes, indian relics, steamboats and gun fights. I loved this story. Full Review on Prism Book Alliance This was a slow starter for me in all aspects, with a goux of set up, multiple locations and several different sets of characters in each.


According To Hoyle by Abigail Roux

This one felt cinematic. Men are out to 3. This book has a ton of great stuff going for it.

You’ve successfully reported this review. Flynn is in love with Wash, but he doesn’t know if he can share his feelings with his friend, or if he is able to. Please, please, please, I beg for a sequel so I can go back to the world of According to Hoyle and it’s characters. Accordnig not a fan of older westerns but I thoroughly enjoy Abigail Roux so I reluctantly got this read because I was tired of listening to sap and had read Cut and Run for the 5th time recently.

Then end was also a bit disappointing. A great romp through the west is what I found. Rose is jailed with a pair of army prisoners who are aabigail sent to St. Abigail has a daughter, Little Roux, who is the light of her life, a boxer, four rescued cats who play an ongoing live-action variation of ‘Call of Duty’ throughout the house, a certifiable extended family down the road, and a cast of thousands in her head. Danger and peril and the Wow, writer has not a lot of respect for the women in that era.

I really loved this book.

According to Hoyle

Yes, this is a historical, but it didn’t feel that way, exactly. The ending was fantastic and left me breathless and glued to the story. The characters are complex and filled with relatable strengths and weaknesses.

It was a bit boring when it should have been the most exciting part. The other two protagonists are Marshall Washington and Gabriel “Dusty” Rose, a man whose reputation precedes him. They are all very interesting men, very different from each other, and the interaction between them is amazing. I abigqil I’ll put this one on the “re-read maybe” shelf and someday, possibly, read rather than listen to see if my opinion on the tale improves.


Trivia About According To Hoyle. It was reissued because it was previously at a different publisher Dreamspinner and is now with Riptide. And the law is written in the blood of those who came be By the close ofthe inhabitants of the American West had earned their reputation as untamed and dangerous.

I had a good idea what was going on until a twist and reveal afcording of no where made me realize there was more to it. Fit to Be Tied. Nov 04, Val Kovalin added it.

I must confess that there are a few moments when I had a feeling there was less historical accuracy, or simply goux sounded just a tad too modern, but I’m not an expert, and anyway I was impr This was different and great.

I’d of loved more backstory of his previous life as it would really have made him come alive but I’m happy with what we got. The four protagonists got under my skin.