OVER HIM AND SHE SAID SHE FAVORED HIM BUThim And she said she Favored Him But You him but shit you t be too sure Tbh I dont think she told the truth She iterally gets herself into so much trouble over these fossils over 20 times throughout the these fossils over 20 times throughout the and it s completely stupid She was supposed to seem Black Gotham like a headstrong character but she was actually just stupid and rashGideon was aikeable enough He played his beast role except I was hoping true to the character hostility towards the heroine There was close to none here He really never did a wrong to her she always managed to get herself into stupid predicaments that need saving he does the saving and then reprimands her about it But she actually does say he s been nothing but nice to her the entire time One thing I dont Addiction like about him is that he never clarifies that the marriage truly wasnt of convience that he had some weird obsessionattraction even though she clearly only holds attraction to old ass rocks He never explained that to her and it sike it would have helped the plot a bitThen there was this whole backwards mystery in this book I m normally not a fan of mystery in my historical romances so that was new Who was planting stolen property in the caves Why did this really matter Well because she decided the cave was hers and that she didnt want any fossil hunters to find what belongs to her Once again BITCH THE CAVE DOES NOT BELONG TO YOU As I type this I m serious starting to hate the heroine even Whenever she and her club met up to talk I always skippedskimmed those parts utterly BORING And plus she talked about them too much I honestly have no idea how the hero even fell in The Adventurer's Handbook Life Lessons from History's Great Explorers love with her Iiterally only know one thing about her she The Essential Oil Hormone Solution: Reset Your Hormones in 14 Days with the Power of Essential Oils likes fossils Like you have no idea every other page she talks about fossils It got to the point where he decided to help use it as foreplay It wasiterally just no just ughThen she says she s not the prettiest her sister is yet so many guys when she goes to London are at her feet I know she couldnt afford a season before this time and she s 25 which means old maid in these times But if all these guys here are at your feet none were at home I wonder why Maybe it s your obsession with bones and that you have Madisons War literally nothing to talk about except themSHE WANTED TO BE INCLUDED IN EVERYTHING HE DID For one it wasnt proper nor did it happen in that time But she sat there and demanded Gideon everything Like if he didn tisten to her she would go around him and force him to do it Let him handle it She NEVER istened to him Not once It was her way or the highway And although Gideon tried to put her in her place she didn t accept that Look I m all here for GIRLPOWER But not stupid and dangerous power et him do what he needs toI didn t feel a strong connection between the characters I could see Gideon s but hers was almost nonexistent Yes she claimed to Creative Alcohol Inks like him first and all that but it seemed her fossils were important and she stated a whole bunch about how she would rather be talking about fossils 40 million times through the book Like I dont even want to hear about fossils for the next monthOh And she claimed the place where she dug fossils at to be hers ALL THE TIME Bitch you do not own those those are Gideon segally and even then anyone could dig on those She was uick to defend her friends when they actually did some wrong shit ALSO THE DAMN TOOTH Once we hear about it its all she fuckin thinks about I Fallin For His Thug Passion 2 loved when we switched to what Gideon was thinking about because she annoyed meI didike one thing though She didn t care about Gideon s face That was a genuine aspect in her She didn t mention it she didnt find him ugly and she generally never thought about it A very amusing entertaining HR read The heroine annoyed me a bit at first but then I warmed up to her and ended up really enjoying the book. Vevano e decidesse di approfondire Carrot City l'argomento Ma mentre si accingeva a farlo ecco entrarea vecchia governante con un grido d'orrore esclamando sgomenta La Bestia di Blackthorne Hall See What You Made Me Do l'anziana donna crollava a terra svenuta non prima però di aver urlato all'attonita Harriet di fuggireontano da uell'uomo Un uomo sul cui capo pesa il più infamante dei sospetti un uomo che Java 8 in Action la vita ha duramente segnato Un uomoa cui rettezza e il cui coraggio segneranno irrevocabilmente il destino di Harriet spalancandole e porte della più ardente passio. ,
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Have Committed Suicide Aftercommitted suicide after being dropped by Gideon after discovering she is with child His reputations is also tarnished to shreds And is feared by all Except HarrietHarriet and Gideon are an odd couple They never fit in normal society However they no doubt belong in each others arms Despite the world being against them they manage to fight all odds since oving each other is as inevitable as the dawn BTW this book is not just a wonderful story that would make you book is not just a wonderful story that would make you It is also educationalOne could earn a Principles of Agricultural Engineering Volume-1 (Farm Power, farm Machinery, Farm Buildings, Post Harvest-Technology) lot from Harriet s archeological skills However the best of heressons that I would keep in mind is a practical The Special Undercover Delivery (The Little Ad (The Little Ad(option) Agency Book 1) lesson being non fossil related is this Rock floor is not conducive toovemaking Ravished is one of my all time favorite Amanda uick novels It s a wonderful story with The Black Academic's Guide to Winning Tenure--Without Losing Your Soul likable characters and I must have read it ateast 3 times already Gideon is a scarred brooding semi outcast whose own parents don t believe in his innocence Despite having reason to be bitter and harsh than the immature heros of many other romances Gideon never behaves Randomized Algorithms Cambridge International Series on Parallel Computation like a jerk or takes out his anger on the heroine He can be arrogant and dictatorial but he is tender to and proud of Harriet from practically the beginning Harriet is eccentric geekily obsessed with fossil collecting intelligent a bit bossy a bit plain and on the shelf in her mid 20 s She s no shrinking violet and is not afraid to go for it when she and Gideon get stuck in a cave alone overnight Their bond is wonderful she believes in him and defends him verbally and in 1 memorable scene physically to everyone and he sees her as beautiful There are so My first Amanda uick and most defiantly not myast Loved everything about this book The plot the charactersit all radiated true originality This one s definatly going into my shelves of favourites DNF 50 % Maybe 255 despite not finishing which has to do with my current mood It s not a bad book and the writing is good I must say the heroine annoys me with her antics Much that I m a bona fide nerd I actually hate it when bluestocking heroines get so single minded in their pursuit of knowledge that they don t pay attention to people and clues in their environment and placing themselves in dicey situations Surely bookish intelligence and common sense are not mutually exclusive concepts The secondary characters are good I Northanger Abbey like the hero The pacing just slowed right down in the middle Once they got together there was no bantering andittle spark There was a good deal I Longman Academic Writing Series 5 liked about this book Gideon was great Even though early on he s all I ve forgotten whatove is you can tell he cares for Harriet a The Japanese Pottery Handbook: Revised Edition lot and will uickly grow toove her The rumors about him are pretty messed up but you know instantly they don t fit his character The sex scenes while not always as descriptive as I would have The Columbia Guide to East African Literature in English Since 1945 (The Columbia Guides to Literature Since 1945) liked were hotMy main problem was the heroine She constantly put herself in dangerous situations Then she was always telling Gideon to stand down andet every offense slide The one that really bugged me because she tried to dissuade Gideon against it for manyyyy pages was when Gideon wanted to duel someone and Harriet is Reckoning The Epic Battle Against Sexual Abuse and Harassment like I know this psycho trapped me and planned to rape me had I not escaped but stop this foolishness right now and don t you dare duel him over my honor Now maybe I ve read too many mafia romances or something but I would ve beenike Gut him The Conditions of Agricultural Growth The Economics of Agrarian Change under Population Pressure like a fish and bring home his testicles so I can make a necklace out of them and mail it to his mama But hey that s just meThe whole mystery behind the fossil tooth and who the mastermind of the ring of thieves was ok I didn t really care either way But the person behind it was surprising as well as some of the other things he confessed to Iove Regency romances I am a Georgette Heyer tragic from way back but many of today s efforts are very weak and formulaic This one is neither of those things and I was in my reading element The two main characters were delightful the conversation was witty and the formula was thrown out the window Guess what no misunderstandings between our purported عمارة يعقوبيان lovers to separate them andead them astray In this book our hero and our heroine understand each other from the start and have each other s backs throughout the story It was fun it was fresh and O ben più di una dolce fanciulla pareva fermamente decisa a rimanere zitella e se ne infischiava alla grande della propria reputazione E come se tutto ciò non bastasse ora gli stava candidamente confessando di essere uscita diverse volte nel cuore della notte per spiare un gruppo di pericolosi banditi che a suo dire con Jane Addams laoro attività minacciavano dei preziosi fossili Ce n'era a sufficienza perché il potente Gideon accantonasse il risentimento che provava per gli abitanti dei propri territori ignorasse e pesanti accuse che essi gli muo. ,
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4 12 starsI The Mindset of Organization: Take Back Your House One Phase at a Time like Beauty and the Beast tales and Ravished is many reader s favorite Amanda uick novel so I chose it as my introduction to her work I m glad to say I was not disappointed Ioved Gideon from the start and he was everything but The Beast of Blackthorne Hall the nickname he received due to his shady reputation and his sinister appearance I was expecting to meet a dark tortured hero but he was actually uite funny Harriet was a different
MATTER AND IT TOOK ME SOMEand it took me some to understand her She came dangerously close to becoming a TSTL heroine when she put herself in danger by refusing to isten to Gideon s reasoning not only once but twice Her redeeming point was her never faltering trust in Gideon jumping at one time iterally to his defense whenever someone dared to speak ill of himAs for the story it was entertaining funny and fast paced Some events and particularly Harriet s reaction to them were unusual for URBAN ROMANCE lack of a better word but in the end I thought that uirkiness was fitting I wasn t too surprised with the identity of the master villain even though I spent most of the time thinking it was someone else Considering this was a romance and not a mystery thriller novel I have no complaints And the ending Ah Iove closing a book with a smile on my face Review Up There she goes again Gideon warned his mother You had better stop her uickly unless you want the conversation to revert to fossils So I generally try to stay far away from bluestocking heroines in HR specifically the eccentric kinds simply because they are typically not always written to such a slanted degree that it comes off obnoxious and to be completely honest historically inaccurate Such was the case here My first Amanda uick book and I can see she ikes to go for uirky hammy characters and campy plots that are not that complicated or mysterious and a ittle too thin I personally prefer meat to the story and characters that I don t picture ashow can I put this delicatelywell not On Alchemy like this The heroine Harriet was very hotcold for me I found her inconsistent at times I was cheering her on at places and at others I wanted someone to duck tape her mouth shut She s this hardcore fossil enthusiast to the point that the girl is racing down a bluffike a kid whose hair is on fire to confront fossil hunters from taking over her precious cave The villains Rogues Her precious fossil tooth is unprotected State of emergency Police Help Where is the Jurassic Park dude when you need him She gets in blistering huffy arguments with everyone and anyone who says stupid things and defends the hero staunchly which I got a real kick out of Nobody diss the Beast in front of her Proceed with caution But then there were moments where I uestioned this girl s much touted intelligenceoh YES there s besides the fossil stupidity view spoiler The whole kidnapping scheme was ridiculous and hurl to the wall worthy This girl suddenly Civil Rights and the Environment in African American Literature 1895 1941 lost her tongue and indignation all because the people who spirited her off are her fossil enthusiast friends Theyure her into a carriage and spirit her off to Gretna Green to marry her to someone else She indulges them and stays silent and twists Gideon s arm to drop his demand for satisfaction all because they meant well Huh No and no Idiocy is idiocy When someone is taken somewhere by forceor unawares it IS kidnapping Note cute hide spoiler Unknowingly I ve read this earlier in 2008 I had no idea since Amanda uick s covers and titles have a striking resemblance Titles are one word and cover is one colored too but in different shades and featuring an objectThe title and characters were a ittle forgotten to me however the story and plot are etched in my craniumAs I flip the pages I begin to become immersed in a different world pleasant and achingly familiar however I do not drown for romances as sweet as this could sustain my survivalBones and fossils Imagine creepy skulls teeth toes and femurs stuck on a stone wall and being freed by our odd heroine Harriet Pomoroy Bones and fossils do not scare her She is considered a spinster for she is 25 years of age She has no interest in marriage for only fossils catch her attention And perhaps the Beast of Blackthorne Hall Gideon St Justin is marriage for only fossils catch her attention And perhaps the Beast of Blackthorne Hall Gideon St Justin is battered hero Being the second son he was east favorite of his parents Has a terrible scar on his face Has gained reputation of Beast of Blackthorne Hall. Era Timo l'Aventurier tome 1 la giovane donna più eccentrica che Gideon avesse mai incontrato Scarmigliata e un po' in disordine appariva perfettamente a suo agio tra gli innumerevoliibri e ossa che ricoprivano ogni angolo della stanza il suo Politik Luar Negeri Indonesia Di Tengah Pusaran Politik Domestik lavoroo chiamava ei Certo nell'accorrere alla richiesta d'aiuto che gli era stata inviata il signore di Blackthome si figurava di dover soccorrere una damigella in difficoltà e non certo uesta specie di virago in gonnella Invece miss Harriet Pomeroy non aveva battuto ciglio alla vista del viso sfregiato che aveva sconvolt.