Captured by a Rogue Lord
She would marry no man . . . Serena Carlyle dreams of a happily ever after. Firmly upon the shelf at twenty-five, instead she's determined to find the perfect match for her beautiful younger sister. What better prospect than their neighbor, the wealthy, rakishly handsome Earl of Savege? Now... show more
She would marry no man . . . Serena Carlyle dreams of a happily ever after. Firmly upon the shelf at twenty-five, instead she's determined to find the perfect match for her beautiful younger sister. What better prospect than their neighbor, the wealthy, rakishly handsome Earl of Savege? Now Serena can beg his help in halting a local band of smugglers. Then, one night, stealing away from yet another disappointing ball, Serena finds herself trapped alone with a stranger . . . Until he captured her—body and soul His kiss was irresistible, his caress unforgettable, and he hides a devastating secret. A Robin Hood upon the sea, Alex Savege is the brazen pirate Redstone, seizing the yachts of spoiled noblemen to settle an old debt. Serena needs a hero, but her heart is in the gravest danger—for it is soon to be captured by a man as skilled at seduction as he is at plunder.
Publish date: March 29th 2011
Pages no: 371
Edition language: English
Series: Rogues of the Sea (#2)
I don't think I can make a coherent review for this book. It had me up til 7am and I got tingles from it. There are plenty of flaws but I liked Alex Savege so much (for reasons I can't even determine) that I fell head over heels. Oh well.
A little long in the intrigue for me which made the story drag a bit in places...but there were some definite parts of this book that rank up there with my favorites, specifically when Alex sings to Serena in the day cabin of the ship. Katharine certainly takes a slow, easy and thorough route to tyi...
At 25, Serena has given up hope of ever finding love or a husband. But she is a loyal sister and is determined to help her step-sister Charity make a match with the Earl of Savege. Of course, Serena has no idea that it's the Earl she has come across in a dark parlour, just before Charity is to meet ...
I've had a bunch of 'meh'-reads in the historical romance genre. This is not one of them! Gosh, I absolutely loved it! Katharine Ashe knows how to write good romance! I'd never read anything by her before, but I have got to check out her other books! I love it when I feel like gushing about a book, ...
My review originally posted on Joyfully Reviewed: http://www.joyfullyreviewed.com/new-reviews/captured-by-a-rogue-lord-by-katharine-asheSerena Carlyle knows that the life most aristocratic daughters expect to have will never be for her. At twenty-five, Serena is firmly on the shelf and her goal for...