This is the second novel I ve read by the talented Christine Merrill and once again it did not disappoint With vibrant characters witty dialogue and an engagingly fun plot this regency romance is one not to be missed I liked the Duke and Priscilla was okaybut over all it felt like a slog to get through Nice foot massage scene The first interaction between the hero heroine was uniue and promising But I disliked the hero very uickly He s rather disappointed when he acknowledges to himself that he could not exactly break the heroine s spirit with a rough bit and a whip p 39 Possibly the author intended to carry on the simile she d established with the acuisitions of a wife as being similar to purchasing a horse If so she didn t succeedIt s not the worst romance I ve read The writing itself is competent the characters including the hero heroine are distasteful and simplistic and the climax was anti climatic Third book in a trilogy a trilogy I certainly recommend I preferred the first two books in this set what garnered the 4 stars was the hero Robert Magson Duke #Of Reighland A Great #Reighland A great of a man he is not classically handsome nor particularly poised but he turns out to be swoonworthy and maybe too good for the heroine who I was lukewarm about since book 2 When he goes into full Duke mode I was cheering him on Heartily recommend this trilogy nicely done Christine Akward but beautiful written So let s pretend that we are living about two hundred ears ago and we but beautiful written So let s pretend that we are living about two hundred ears ago and we a well born oung lady in London noble societyWhat do Goodbye Soldier War Biography you do whenou have to hide the fact that Cinnamon and Elephants: Sri Lanka and the Netherlands from 1600 (Rijksmuseum country series) you are no longer a chaste virgin butour nasty mean father is in the midst of marring Valkea kuin lumi you off to the highest born title that he can arrangeWellou try to sabotage the courtship with rude frank talk but unfortunately and unbeknown to Lady Priscilla the new Duke likes that kind of challenge so she only. Outspoken Lady Priscilla is the only woman in London brave enough not to simper at Robert Magson As the Duke of Reighland he needs a wife and this captivat.
download å eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF À Christine MerrillAttracts him like bees to honeyThis was a good and original start to a historical English high society romance and the writing was inviting a historical English high society romance and the writing was inviting rich with little details about the characters without
Slapping Us In The Face With Theus in the face with the tropes like virginal behavior or rake or evil parent and etcI liked the author s style so I will be looking for from Christine Merrill because this was a fun but emotional read to distract me from the upcoming holiday season and all the presents knitting cooking and socializing that will be attacking the house and my life all too soonSecond chances with building #Character Strength And Self Confidence #strength and self confidence a time when women were owned by their fathers then their husbands and had nothing of their own Great story with a lots of respect for her sexual trauma by a loving kind but hugely burly man281 pages and bought used for 2 at a used book store in Hilo town This book could not be frigid blah and boring Lady priscilla was the worst heroine I have ever read about The only saving grace was His Grace Robert Priscilla was spoiled self centered and shallow I keep imagining this book being told by robotic voices with no feelings or expressions A curious courtshipHe is a Duke she is a nobleman daughter The perfect match He is a plain man outspoken and a reluctant beneficiary of a title he never wanted She does not want to marry anyone let alone a man of her overbearing father s choice but her family are determined to see her wed The problem is that the man behind the title is convinced that she would be a good match for him and he is not a man to give up Her brutally honest revelations are enough to deter most men but the Duke of Reighland is a determined man I loved this book Priscilla doesn t intend to marry She foolishly eloped the previous ear with an unsuitable man did not marry him and was assaulted by him in the process She Ing woman would surely keep life interestingDespite the obvious sexual attraction between them Lady Priscilla doesn't wish to marry ever for she hides a sh. Id this in an attempt to escape her father Now she attends few functions as her #FATHER WON T ALLOW HER TO #won t allow her to anything where her sister is present see Book 2 Lady Drusilla s Road to Ruin and he and her stepmother are pressuring her to marry Her father has encouraged the Duke of Reighland as her stepmother are pressuring her to marry Her father has encouraged the Duke of Reighland as way to get rid of Priscilla and make an alliance beneficial to himself and won t allow Priscilla to refuse Robert is looking for a wife that will help him settle in to his role as the Duke and who won t bore him to death in the meantime Priscilla is the only one who doesn t suck up to him she is doing everything she can to discourage him I loved the way that he doesn t let her scare him off with her attitude When she finally realizes that he is the best she ll be able to do she is honest with him about her past which he appreciates I thought the way that he realized that her problem with him could be solved "With Patience And Gentle Attention " patience and gentle attention fantastic I loved the fact that they finally realized they could be happy together When the nasty man returns to make trouble for Priscilla she breaks off the engagement to Robert to protect him from her scandal I thought the way that Robert got her to stand up to society was fantastic and then his actions at the dinner were priceless This was a terrific conclusion to the series This was an enjoyable Regency Everybody loves a hero who believes he has flaws et still acts with honour and dignity I would like to have met Robert Duke of Reighland myself If The Lady of Larkspur Lotion you ve a few hours to spareou will be drawn into the tale of the disgraced noblewoman Priscilla who finds true love with a man who has just been elevated to the highest ranks of the ton Robert s recent elevation to Dukedom means he can overlook the ostracism of the fallen woman that was a part of the Regency scene thought the road to matrimony has some trials and tribulations. Ameful secret Surely a duke deserves than a ruined woman But once Robert sets his sights on something beautiful he will do anything in his power to claim