He wants to find this woman, who set him on I will state right up front, this is a cracking good read, I could not put it down, I read it all in almost one sitting. Garrick soon discovers that his new mistress is a virgin, and a lady—with a dangerous secret life! Gabe knows that the countess has been sent to seduce him. Gabe knows that the countess has been sent to seduce him. I was looking for a few hours of mindless entertainment, and this title was making it feel more like work. I wasn't sure what to expect with this story.
The writing is alright, albeit way too sappy for my liking. Her brother is an overbearing and inconsistent ass, who did not seem to be the same age as the heroine at all; though as twins, they should have been. When a mysterious woman holds him at gunpoint, Garrick Le Clere, Marquess of Beauworth, knows he's finally met his match! Anything else and someone less innocent than he would die. Alone, with her home lost to creditors, Lady Eleanor Hadley has taken drastic steps. Every time she appeared on the page, I wanted to slap her back into reality.
The idea of a noblewoman making her life as a thief was what initially got my attention. If the first page grabs me, I'm hooked. I particularly liked Garrick, his passionate ways, his dark family secrets. With such sensual games at play and such strong sensations awakened, suddenly Nicky's dangerously close to exposing her real identity. This story had some good elements, but the villain was over-the-top and maybe a unnecessary, and it felt a bit spasmodic in places. I hope the rest of your books are as good Ms. A rush of anger roared through his veins, a red haze blurring his vision, his fingers curling into fists.
I know I will be looking for more of her books and if I had paid money for this book I would have thought that I surely had gotten my moneys worth. But the pleasure she brings may be just what he needs to soothe the pain from his past. And Harry is determined to have her again. When a scheming Parisian relative threatens to take her from him for good, Lucas realizes he must stand up and be the man Carolyn always knew he could be—even as he suddenly comes to know he wants their marriage in name only to become quite real. It's not bad, but it's also not one that I am likely to read again, which is a pity, because the concept is really good.
Not really bad, not poorly written but not really good either. As I read on, I realised that every time the story settled, a fresh, quite unforeseen twist was added. He deepened the kiss and inched his fingers towards her hand, feeling for the pistol. Something white gleamed eerily in the shadows ahead. They're both so s Wow - what a ride. After a chance encounter with the man she lost her heart to years ago, she has the perfect prospective husband in mind. Garrick and Ellie were interesting characters, although I did want to give Ellie a swift kick to the petticoats when she continually put everybody else's wants above her own.
He inhaled long and slowly. Lady Eleanor Hadley has been forced to take drastic steps. How she could have squandered her family money like she did was unrealistic at best and her remedies to that situation completely brainless. Garrick caught a blur of movement at the corner of his eye. Not her normal self at all.
When fate delivers him Fulton's virginal daughter as his captive, Michael faces a dilemma -- should he live up to his scandalous name and find revenge with sweet Alice, or will his honourable side win out -- and win the girl? I liked the hero and heroine--it was a good enough read, just a bit uneven. Even if they were expecting a child and if the husband is believed to be dead. Wicked Rake, Defiant Mistress When a mysterious woman holds him at gunpoint, Garrick Le Clere, Marquess of Beauworth, knows he's finally met his match! I knew the plot was familiar, Lady down on her luck and ends up mistress to the Lord, and never have read anything from Ann Lethbridge before I kinda expected a kind of cookie cutter story. Garrick soon discovers that his new mistress is a virgin, and a lady—with a dangerous secret life! The E-mail message field is required. I wish the author had just stuck to Ellie's exploits as a thief and not switched to ton politics halfway through. In her brother's absence, Lady Eleanor Hadley turns to robbing to repay her family's debts until she stops the wrong carriage and robs the Marquess of Beauworth. But when the dark gaze of head chef Monsieur André catches her unwanted eye, he's as deliciously tempting as the food he prepares.
In my book, he is not and never would be a real rake. The pain of bruised tendon and bone reminded him of the reason for his return. But the pleasure she brings may be just what he needs to soothe the pain from his past. I loved the way the relationship slowly developed between Ellie and Garrick. She's without hope — until the notorious rake offers a way out of her predicament.
Garrick soon discovers that his new mistress is a virgin, and a lady — with a dangerous secret life! The younger sister made her come-out 4 years after the beginning of the story. They covered her mask and reflected moonlight from her coat and waistcoat. He is knocked out by her accomplice, a soldier friend of her late father's and when Garrick comes to, he feels foolish. The idea of a noblewoman making her life as a thief was what initially got my attention. Lost intere Interesting premise, but poorly executed. .
The double-identity foolery doesn't last too long, but the discovery of the truth lets all sorts of things go. But the pleasure she brings may be just what he needs to soothe the pain from his past. This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the widget. Garrick soon discovers that his new mistress is a virgin, and a lady—with a dangerous secret life! The villain was suitably unpleasant if his motives were a little vague. One pistol tracked his movement.