Shipwrecked! Stranded alone on a desert island, he had lived to tell the tale. A triumphant return to the ton saw James Trevenen hailed as Beau Crusoe—a gentleman of spirit, verve and action. But only he knew the true cost of his survival! Scandalous! Susannah Park had been shunned by Society.... show more
Shipwrecked! Stranded alone on a desert island, he had lived to tell the tale. A triumphant return to the ton saw James Trevenen hailed as Beau Crusoe—a gentleman of spirit, verve and action. But only he knew the true cost of his survival! Scandalous! Susannah Park had been shunned by Society. She lived content with her calm existence—until Beau Crusoe determinedly cut up her peace! The beautiful widow wanted to help him heal the wounds of the past—but what secrets was this glorious man hiding?
Publish date: March 1st 2007
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
She smiled, and James felt his heart turn. Lt. James Trevenen spent 5yrs marooned on an island. Susannah Park married below her station, had her husband die before she even gave birth, and has been ostracized ever since. Maybe because I recently read one of her books, this felt like a Balogh wit...
My review contains spoilers and they're mostly my thoughts as I went with the book...Beau Crusoe would be my second book by Carla Kelly. Initially, I had no intentions of doing a full review. But after finishing the book, I felt compelled to do one. I read some, mostly negative, reviews that gave me...
Not my very favorite Carla Kelly book, but I still really loved this unusual little story.I wrote a DIK review over at AAR back in 2007. Here's the link: http://likesbooks.com/cgi-bin/bookReview.pl?BookReviewId=6105
Three words: cannibal romance hero. If you're not already convinced, here are three more words: fun witty banter. If you don't think those things can be effectively combined, here are my last three words: wonderful writing technique.
Great storytelling and writing from the pen of Carla Kelly. This tale is truly about Beau Crusoe (real name: James Trevenen) and his journey from emotionally- and physically-isolated shipwreck survivor to bold savior of the ton to a man strengthened enough by love to face down his fears and the resi...