As a fluke the result of writing a novella too uickly and making the rookie mistake of assuming that rushed is ok in a novellaFor what it s worth I did like the secret about the heroine even if I didn t like the way it was broached Also the hero has a et mongoose and I thought that was neat 1 to 15 stars 325 Not bad It is a novela so it is short and excuses the meteoric acceleration from an accidental meeting on a rainy night in the middle of the road by a bedraggled young woman and an impoverished nobleman in his carriage who offered her a ride to marriage The girl is the hairess who ran away from an insane kidnapping Duke and she is fortunate to from an insane kidnapping Duke and she is fortunate to into a young handsome and mostly honorable gentleman who thinks she is a bagger traveling actress or a very low class เพชรพระอุมา (ตอน 04) อาถรรพณ์นิทรานคร prostitute Money does seem to fix many things What do you do when you finish reading Oathbringer and nothing else fantasy is going to compare for a little while If you are me you go on a romance kick for awhileHippolyta Royal has been of the outskirts of the Maiden Lane series for awhile now In Duke of Sin she was kidnapped by our favorite bad boy and helped to escape but then we get nothing of if she made it back to London This is that story of how she flagged down a carriage while completely bedraggled and was able to catch both a lift and a husband on the way back to London Matthew isretty down to I was eager to ick up Once Upon a Moonlit Night and find out what happed to Hippolyta Royale after escaping from the Duke of Montgomery s clutches Hippolyta was urported to be the richest heiress in England and therefore a much sought after catch but running through the muddy hills of England have made her a sodden mess She s not out of danger though because the Duke s men are still ursuing her When a carriage comes barreling by and she jumps at the chance for a ride back to London The carriage owner is infuriating even if he is sexy as sin Matthew Mortimer is home after the last couple of years sailing the Indian Ocean to step into his role as Earl of Paxton The title sounds grand but so are the debts that accompany it When he comes upon Hippolyta soaked and covered in mud he
"Assumes She S Commoner Trying "she s commoner trying swindle him out of money but allows her to ride with them to the next town anyhow Her demeanor and spunk in spite of her situation intrigue Matthew and he can t help feeling like he must rotect this woman Little Hippolyta cleans up very well and soon Matthew can t fight the desire and attraction brewing between them This was a fun short and steamy romance I loved the Baby Girl (Erik Ead Trilogy, push andull between Matthew and Hippolyta Once Upon a Moonlit Night is novella done right a fix of and Hippolyta Once Upon a Moonlit Night is novella done right a fix of and HEA in a short amount of 待つ [Matsu] pages This is a must for any Maiden Lane fan but it s not necessary to read any of therevious books to enjoy Hippolyta and Matthew s story A copy was kindly rovided by Forever Yours via Netgalley in exchange for an honest revie. Hat she's a fabulously wealthy heiress who's been kidnapped He assumes she's a beggar an actress or worse But once his new travel companion washes the mud from her surprisingly lovely face and they share a breathtaking kiss there is no turning back Listening Length 3 hours and 50 minutes. .
O lace a bit too easily and the characters did fall in love very uickly BUTI read romance to escape from reality And This Little Treat Hit this little treat hit spot for meHippolyta and Matthew have a very unusual first meeting and neither of them is in a osition that shows themselves off in a favourable light Hippolyta has escaped kidnapping and Matthew is returning from his overseas adventures to do his duty now that he is an Earl Matthew doesn t believe that the muddy and smelly Hippolyta could Vögeln ist schön: Die Sexrevolte von 1968 und was von ihr bleibt possibly be a rich heiress and she thinks he s a dishevelled and rude working man in need of fundsThe story has a touch of mystery mixed into their adventure There is seduction and temptation that neither can deny Both characters are also learning to have the courage to be true to yourself While it wasn terfect it was a erfectly fine little story to answer my uestions and give me the historical romance fix I was looking forI can t wait for Duke of Pleasure and I hope my guess is right in who the newest Ghost of St Giles is Stacey is Sassy received an advanced copy of this story The copy rovided is not the final copy and may be subject to edits and changes 45 starsSurprisingly good Loved it Readers of Duke of Sin the recently released tenth book in Elizabeth Hoyt s hugely Social Media and Social Movements: The Transformation of Communication Patterns popular Maiden Lane series will recall that one of the many nefariouslots engineered Instagram Twitter Facebook PinterestDUKE OF SIN was Principles of Isotope Geology probably one of the best regency romances I d had theleasure of reading in a while There are two things I love in romance novels gamma heroes slow burn romances This book had both I was able to recommend it to all my friends in good faith was delighted to see that they enjoyed it tooONCE UPON A MOONLIT NIGHT Ouroboros popped up on Netgalley recently I was super excited when I was approved It s a novella following Hippolyta Royle after she escapes from the mad duke I liked Hippolyta in DUKE OF SIN and was interested in seeing what her story would be likeUnfortunately OUAMN misses in a major way Hippolyta is made into a foot stomping tongue sticking outting impotent heroine whose onlyurpose is to serve as a foil for the heroThe hero is a jerk who when he happens on the scared mud covered heroine assumes that she is either a whore or an actress and doesn t fail to inform her as such She attempts to correct him and tell him that she s actually a rich heiress totally a smart thing to do when eople are trying to kidnap you for your wealth but he just haw haws and continues to insult herDUKE OF SIN was so good that I was expecting to be a little disappointed by any seuel that came expecting to be a little disappointed by any seuel that came because it s hard to write two major hits in a row but this just seemed like it was in a different class altogether it was rushed the romance was unpleasant the hero was a jerk the heroine was ridiculous and somehow the characters decided they loved each other even though the hero did nothing but insult her ogle her chest I m hoping that this Iage and throws herself at the mercy of the coach's occupant Whoever this handsome traveler may be he is her only hope to escape a terrible fate But should he agree to escort her to safety he's in for much than he bargained forAt first Matthew Mortimer doesn't believe Hippolyta's story ,
review Once Upon a Moonlit Night.
For everyone who wondered what The Hell Ever Happened To ever happened to after reading the last book All uestions are answered Except the burning uestion on my mind Who the hell names their daughter Hippolyta That wasn t answeredAll I can think of is thisNuff said This ublishes on my BIRTHDAY So excited Review osted on The Eater of Books blogOnce Upon a Moonlit Night by Elizabeth HoytBook 105 of the Maiden Lane seriesPublisher ForeverPublication Date July 5 2016Rating 4 starsSource eARC from NetGalleyWarning this is an adult book and for the eyes of mature readersSummary from GoodreadsFrom New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Hoyt comes a delightful Maiden Lane novella that begins once upon a moonlit night and ends wickedly wonderfully ever afterHippolyta Royle is running for her life Pursued by hounds on a cold rainy night the heiress flags down a assing carriage and throws herself at the mercy of the coach s occupant Whoever this handsome traveler may be he is her only hope It was good I like the real man type of heroes that Hoyt writes The ones who have a temper who might not look great tho this one does who curses and throws things around maybe a bit Neanderthal like This is one of those heroes And I enjoyed him Maybe a bit too rough on the first time deflowering of the woman not that she seemed to mind but goes with his character I guessThe heroine I was a bit disappointed in Not that there s anything wrong with her er se but there was a lot of buildup from other books about her and for some reason I thought she d be special Apart from her recognition what a mongoose is she s like any other British lady not at all special in behavior Ben tho she grew up in India and view spoileris half indian which is her big secret that she s getting blackmailed about which I though was a bit stupid since she has lots of friends in high laces and she s rich and she shouldn t be ashamed of her heritage aND She has nothing to lose by owning it hide spoiler I thought I had to gird my loinsI finished and enjoyed Duke of Sin with the uestion But what happened to oor Hippolytaburning through my brain When I found out that we would be getting a novella Telling Us All About us all about I was very excited Yesterday I went to Goodreads to update and list it as currently reading While I was there I noticed that there were a few less than stellar ratings What How could that be It s a novella what on earth could go wrong Well I didn t look at the review before starting but I girded my loins as I started waiting for it all to fall apartand waitedand waitedand waitedUmmmit didn t happen I didn t find the bad bit I m not discounting someone else s opinion each to their own and all that jazz but I m not sure what the bad bit was Look it wasn t erfect by any means The sexy times were a wee bit modern and very steamy but who am I to uestion whether back in the olden days they talked dirty or not It also all kind of fell int. From New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Hoyt comes a delightful Maiden Lane novella that begins once upon a moonlit night and ends wickedly wonderfully ever afterHippolyta Royle is running for her life Pursued by hounds on a cold rainy night the heiress flags down a assing carr. .