If Wishes Were Earls
When you wish upon an earl . . .Harriet Hathaway has only ever wanted one man: the Earl of Roxley. After a passionate interlude at a house party, Harriet is convinced Roxley will do the right thing and propose. But when she returns to London, she finds the roguish earl on the verge of proposing... show more
When you wish upon an earl . . .Harriet Hathaway has only ever wanted one man: the Earl of Roxley. After a passionate interlude at a house party, Harriet is convinced Roxley will do the right thing and propose. But when she returns to London, she finds the roguish earl on the verge of proposing to another.Yet Harriet refuses to believe that her hopes of a happily-ever-after are completely lost—for she can see the desire still flickering in the earl’s eyes when he looks at her from across the dance floor. And when they are alone . . . there is one wish neither can deny.. . . the most extraordinary things can happenThe Earl of Roxley is in a dangerous fix—and to keep Harriet safe, he must hold her at arm’s length. He won’t entangle her in the murderous mystery that is threatening to destroy his family and his future. But keeping Harriet Hathaway out of his troubles proves as impossible as it is to keep the determined beauty from stealing his heart.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: December 31st 2013
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
Series: Rhymes With Love (#3)
I adore the "guy has to get over his idiocy and deal with the fact that he's in love with his best friend's little sister" trope. Combine it with a madcap HR and I'm in heaven. I was in a serious reading slump before I picked up If Wishes Were Earls, like anxiety and deep conviction that I'd never f...
If Wishes were Earls is the latest in the 'Rhymes with Love series. This series keeps getting better and better. I loved Harriet and Roxley's story. I have always been a sucker for Friends to lovers tales. The two have known each other since they were small. In fact, the first time they met, "Har...
"I want you, and only you" he'd whispered as he'd entered her. Taken her. Possessed her. It had been so breathless, so ruinous. So very wonderful.Harriet Hathaway has known Roxley for most of her life. Now as a grown woman, she wants more from him than mere friendship, she desires him and loves him....
I was a little put off by the numerous flashbacks in the book, as they occasionally became confusing. Still, a decent read, with the Childhood Friends To Lovers trope that I enjoy so much. 3.5-4/5