Jacquie DAlessandro Ù 4 Read & DownloadSearching for a woman who aroused that certain something He never expected to find her in this uncommonly Karneval, Vol. 4 pretty fiercely independent American he d been asked to escort back to a splendid country estate Allie was in grave danger worse she vowed never to marry again Yet Lord Robert s will was just as strong and helanned to make this maddening creature his wife #even as assion drove them into each other s arms and a reckless liaison flamed into the season s most # as assion drove them into each other s arms and a reckless liaison flamed into the season s most and irresistible affair of the heart BOTTOM LINEWorth the read the hero is wonderful so borrow a friend s copy or check it out from the library American Alberta Brown and Englishman Robert Jamison are immediately drawn to each other upon meeting when Robert is tasked with escorting Allie from the ship she arrived on to the home of her best friend whose husband is Robert s brother But there is a lot standing between them tragedies in both their asts her vow never to marry again not to mention a killer who has trailed Allie and the mysterious ring she osses all the way from America This book wasn t erfect but it was still a really good read In its favor were humor a wonderful hero hot love scenes and an exciting mystery But the mystery while good enough fell short of breathtaking especially considering a coincidence it involved that was so unbelievable it was just silly The side mystery Robert s ast was resolved far too The Elephants Journey patly Sometimes a tidy ending is satisfying but when it s too neatly done up andresented to the reader with a bow it s very And although there was fun and wit to be found I was disappointed we didn t get to see MORE Allie and Robert s Sklaven für Wutawia + Gauner mit der 'Goldenen Hand' playfulness When they did let loose they were so much fun While I understand why their courtship was so serious the book would have been satisfying and engaging if D Alessandro has let them have their fun together often Also Allie s stubborn refusal to see that Robert was not like her deceased husband just got to be too much I really wanted to throttle her at times Overall while I m disappointed with the ways D Alessandro dropped the ball here and there Whirlwind Affair was largely a fun hot engaging story Very romantic loving English Lord Heroine is American and hurt so badly by first husband now deceased she vows to never trust any man again There were times I wanted to shake her because she was about to lose the mosterfect man as husbandStory has a lot of suspense throughout There is a hidden villain Robert is robably one of my favorite romance heroes You have to love a man with a good sense of humor. Is escorted to a country estate by Lord Robert Jamison a marriage minded man who lans to make this maddening creature his wife Origina.
DNF at about 50% Firstly it was rather boring Secondly I got tired of hearing how she had loved her was rather boring Secondly I got tired of hearing how she had loved her and what a great love life they hadview spoilerShe reminisces about how he taught her about lovemaking and how he always made sure she was satisfied hide spoiler This is the first book from this author I didn t totally love I loved Robert the hero from the time he was introduced in Whirlwind Wedding But the heroine s actions in this book did not make sense to me from the very beginning I could not understand her reluctance to see *Robert As The Honorable Man He Clearly Was From The *as the honorable man he clearly was from the and how she kept making comparisons between Robert and her ex husband almost constantly And this Changing Face of the Hero problem did not clear up until the last severalages of the book Poor Robert He deserved better It was kind of slow The Undisputed Greatest Writer of All Time: A Collection of Poetry paced in a way that I m always waiting for that beautiful somethingresent in book 1 to happen but well it s only manifested in last 30% of the story I think that StoryBranding: Creating Stand-Out Brands Through The Power of Story part helps a lot for me to give it 4 stars Like therevious book in this series Whirlwind Wedding this book had 4 star It's A Wonderfully Sexy Life potential It had a great story with a very interesting mystery Robert the hero was terrific He actually is looking to get married and yearns for family life He is sweet honorable and funny Any woman with sense would have grabbed him up in a minute Myroblem with the book was Allie the heroine who is a widow Unfortunately it s another one of those my husband was a lying cheating thief and all men are like him and I ll never trust another man again themes She made a 4 star story into a 35 star book or a BDespite all the evidence that Robert is nothing like her deceased husband Allie insists on thinking the worst of him and keeps ushing him away She does so for far too long before she realizes what a gem he is If she hadn t been uite so hard on him and had seen his true ualities sooner I would have given this otherwise excellent book a 4 star rating Regency romance with sex This is the 2nd in the series Alberta comes from America to see her former friend Elisabeth meet
*her husband child *husband child the voyage several accidents befall her She s met at the dock in England by Robert the youngest brother of Elisabeth s husband the Duke Robert is a happy go lucky kind of guy He has a good sense of humor he s actually WANTING to settle down get married He just has to find the right Wonderful hero Robert annoying heroine A Regency mystery love story with an American woman with a nickname Allie The contemporary name bothered me as did the villian and his lackey I will robably. Widowed because of a scandalous duel Alberta Brown is left destitute and in ossession of a cache of stolen goods Determined to right th. Schilder's Struggle for the Unity of the Church previous husband s bad character but the story takeslace three years later four times longer than she was married to him and her marraige still casts such a long shadowThe supporting cast was good and I m hoping that Jacuie D Alessandro decides to write a romance for Michael Evers as I would love to read it The mystery subplot was obvious and certain twists were done for effect than realistic A (kinda) Country Christmas practicality why would the note be taken all the way to Ireland when there areeople in England who can translate Gaelic but it was still entertaining and added a touch of dangerCRITICISMSThis is hard for me to describe but there was something missing between Allie and Robert We hear about how highly they think of one another how attractive they find one another etc but for some hear about how highly they think of one another how attractive they find one another etc but for some I found there to be a lack of chemistry I ve read this before in other reviews and I never understood what they could ossibly mean it s a book words on a age what do you mean there was a lack of chemistry but now I knowThe constant abbreviations hyphenations nicknames were annoying Also we don t find out that Allie was married to David for only 8 months until a good ways into the book We never find out how old either Allie or Robert are and I like to know those kind of details at the beginningSUMMARY from the back coverAfter the scandalous duel that made her a widow Alberta Brown was left destitute and in ossession of a cache of ill gotten goods Determined to right the wrongs of her thieving husband she sailed to England to locate the owner of a gentleman s ring bearing an intriguing coat of arms But a series of mishaps onboard soon convinced Allie that she was enmeshed in a erilous game Yet none was dangerous or irresistibly tempting than the dashing stranger waiting on the dockThe marriage minded Lord Robert Jamison was. E wrongs of her thieving husband Allie decides to return the items to their rightful owners After a series of attempts on her life Allie.