Lady Louisa's Christmas Knight
No one would ever guess that Lady Louisa, the most reserved of the Duke of Moreland's daughters, had published a book of racy poems under a pseydonym on a dare. Before she can buy and destroy all of the copies, a dastardly fortune hunter seeks to compromise her reputation by revealing her secret... show more
No one would ever guess that Lady Louisa, the most reserved of the Duke of Moreland's daughters, had published a book of racy poems under a pseydonym on a dare. Before she can buy and destroy all of the copies, a dastardly fortune hunter seeks to compromise her reputation by revealing her secret identity at a holiday ball.
Before she can be publicly ruined, close family friend Sir Joseph Carrington saves the day by offering to marry Louisa. As he recites poetry to her, waltzes with her by starlight, and showers her with lovely kisses, they both begin to discover that their match may be the best Christmas gift either has ever received...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: 2012-10-01
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 360
Edition language: English
Series: Windham (#6)
Better than previous book (Lady Maggie's Secret Scandal). Didn't quite have that "something" that the first 4 books did. I will admit I was worried about Joseph's secret(s) (I mean, really?!), but it ended well. I liked the reason behind them and it showed his compassion/kindness/empathy (rare fo...
9/4 - This was pretty good; not great, not worth returning to the library unread. Louisa and Joseph's affection for eachother wasn't very clear, possibly restricted by the fact that they called eachother Husband and Wife more often than they used eachother's names (how is that romantic?) or any oth...
Cute story, but the endless description of the marital bliss of the Windham family's married couples - it seems like there are several dozen of them at this point - was a little gag-inducing and felt suspiciously like filler to me. The sections where the Prince Regent appears as a character are long...
See my review of the series at http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/240638362
Enjoyed the twists in this one.