Surprisingly funny at times with interesting Hh It was a treat to read and the hero is swoon worthy with some very sexy scenarios Be sure to read the authors note first as it gives you the meanings of some of the
Words Commonly Used At That commonly used at that period in Elizabethan England which is at the end of the book Wonderful Elizabethan Love StoryKrahn nows how to write superb romance and this one is no exception It s intriguing fast paced and has great depth She describes accurately the Elizabethan age and uses language including uotes from the classics and detailed descriptions to capture the feeling of 16th century England You might want to read the
AUTHOR S NOTE FIRST AND SHE s Note first And she it all very well even adding her own original poetry for a clever touch I have come to love her novels and uneuivocally recommend this oneThe story tells of young innocent Merrie Straffen an orphan and only recently aware she is the granddaughter of an earl who is now dead She was raised by a indly couple who taught her the classics and to read in Latin and Greek The old earl s estate is run by a family of scheming servants and a solicitor who wants to remain in charge of her fortune So
they plot to wed her to a man they can be sure will remain in Lon. SECRET plot to wed her to a man they can be sure will remain in Lon. SECRET A shocking liaison accidentally observed opens floodgates of deception and desire HIDDEN COSTS A rogue's game of passionate betrayal takes an audacio. Found myself skipping paragraphs just to get
"to something interesting "something interesting s always so refreshing to open a Betina Krahn book and I ve always had fond memories of two of her early works Caught in the Act and its seuel Behind Closed Doors However you now how memories are In this case they were correct It was a joy to This was one of the first romance novels I ever read and I still pick it up every now and then just for old times sake It s bawdy it s romantic it s smartI can t say enough about it What I love most is the hero Gentleman Jack For once we get a rouge who doesn t treat women like dirt He worships women and understands them He s a ladies Man In The Best Sense And I in the best sense and I in love with him and I can see how his innocent bride
FALLS SO EASILY FOR HIM MERRIE STRAFFEN IS ONEso easily for him Merrie Straffen is one my favorite heroines Her naivete in matters of love and sex are counterbalanced by her great intelligence and spirit I wish there could be heroines out there that are both beautiful and smart without being irritaingly perfect A great read if you can find it If you loved the glamour and passion of the Showtime series THE TUDORS but couldn t stand the way all the brightest most spirited female characters met horrible deaths this is the book for you. Bling naves a daring thief of hearts and an innocent yet ingenious young beauty will be undone by the most delectable treachery of all rapturous irresistible love.
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known rake Gentleman Jack Huntington and offer him 500 pounds arake Gentleman Jack Huntington and offer him 500 pounds a to wed her consummate the marriage and then hie off to London Before Merrie even meets the man she s been betrothed to she inadvertently observes him in the act of making love to a married countess In her attempt to avoid a marriage to an adulterer Merrie who is a very talented and beautiful young woman makes herself out to be a complete
Dolt But Jack IsBut Jack is on to her and is determined to have her From the start to the finish this is a well told tale that will eep you turning pages It could have been called When a Rake Woos a Reluctant Lady for that is the story He s a handsome rake who loves women and is undone by a young innocent s brilliance and goodness And she is growing up and becoming an amazing woman at a turbulent time in England s history Get this one The grossly overused word bubbies is only the first reason I m taking this to Half Price Books to sell I understand that it was a different time and a different language but if reading this book was like a drinking game I would die of alcohol poisoning from all the annoying overused words It was an ok story the characters were likeable enough but Us unexpected turn when emotional debts come due SWEET REWARDS In a Tudor England teeming with intrigues and absurdities in a hotbed of scheming scoundrels and bum.