Godiva: A Novel
Publish date: 2013-07-02
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
I'm having a shockingly hard time writing this review given that I had a great time with it and was provoked and amused by our heroine, Godiva.Set in 11th century England, the novel follows two friends: the titular heroine Godiva, a flirtatious landowning noblewoman; and her best friend, Edgiva, nie...
If you can be patient and stick with this book trough the first 75 or 100 pages, it all becomes worth it. I have seen this book called “historical fiction lite” but if you were in my shoes, and you appreciate historical romance, you would see this as a little more ‘hefty” of a read. This book is f...
Fun, playful and even a little naughty! Read my full review on my blog Guiltless Reading: http://guiltlessreading.blogspot.ca/2013/07/godiva-by-nicole-galland.html
Via http://onlectus.blogspot.com/2013/07/godiva-by-nicole-galland.htmlWe all have heard the story of legendary Lady Godiva, the noblewoman who rode naked on the streets of Coventry in exchange for the reduction of the high taxation imposed on the land. But who was she? What happened after? In this s...
I chose to DNF at 23% after the following infuriating quotes pushed me over the "to finish or not to finish" edge:"It is every man's nature to take advantage of a woman's frailty. But most of us are able to resist the impulse when required."and "Barren women have no [sexual] appetites."To those I sa...
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