It Happened One Autumn
A New York Times Bestseller It happened at the ball . . . where beautiful but bold Lillian Bowman quickly learned that her independent American ways weren't entirely "the thing." And the most disapproving of all was insufferable, snobbish Marcus, Lord Westcliff - London's most eligible... show more
A New York Times Bestseller It happened at the ball . . . where beautiful but bold Lillian Bowman quickly learned that her independent American ways weren't entirely "the thing." And the most disapproving of all was insufferable, snobbish Marcus, Lord Westcliff - London's most eligible aristocrat. It happened in the garden . . . when Marcus shockingly swept her into his arms. Lillian was overcome with a consuming passion for a man she didn't even like. Yet how could Marcus consider taking a bride so blatantly unsuitable?
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: November 28th 2006
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Regency Romance
Series: Wallflowers (#2)
This review is for all 5 books in the series, because while I think they're harmless one by one, taken as a whole, they support rape culture. Let me say that there is no outright rape in these books, but they are all steeped in the trope of a beautiful virgin (in this case one in each book) who on...
Her wish was more along the lines of, I hope that Lord Westcliff will meet a woman who will bring him to his knees.Lillian and Marus, the Earls of Westcliff, are a well matched couple. While he is proper and at times cold and reserved, she vivacious and doesn’t let him boss her around. As a girl who...
This was definitely my favorite in the Wallflower. Lilian and Marcus are great match and it was hilarious watching headstrong Lilian bring uptight Marcus to his knees. As usual Lisa Kleypas writes extraordinary with great characterization and vivid storytelling.
Loved this book and this author!! This is the second book in the " Wallflower series" I love reading the books in order just so that I can catch up with the previous characters. But this is a standalone book, so don't feel like you have to read them in order!
This was amazing, possibly better than the first book when it came down to characters and the couple's chemistry. I know some people had problems with the ending, St. Vincent and Marcus, but those were some of the reasons I thought this was better than Secrets of a Summer Night. While I loved the id...