Lord of Darkness: Number 5 in series (Maiden Lane)
He lives in the shadows. As the mysterious masked avenger known as the Ghost of St Giles, Godric St John's only goal is to protect the innocent of London. Until the night he confronts a fearless young lady pointing a pistol at his head - and realises she is his wife . . . Lady Margaret Reading... show more
He lives in the shadows. As the mysterious masked avenger known as the Ghost of St Giles, Godric St John's only goal is to protect the innocent of London. Until the night he confronts a fearless young lady pointing a pistol at his head - and realises she is his wife . . . Lady Margaret Reading has vowed to kill the Ghost of St Giles - the man who murdered her one true love. Returning to London, and to the man she hasn't seen since their wedding day, Margaret does not recognise the man behind the mask. Fierce, commanding and dangerous, the notorious Ghost of St Giles is everything she feared he would be - and so much more . . . When passion flares, these two intimate strangers can't keep from revealing more of themselves than they had ever planned. But when Margaret learns the truth - that the Ghost is her husband - the game is up and the players must surrender . . . to the temptation that could destroy them both. The fifth novel in Elizabeth Hoyt's sensuous, New York Times bestselling, Georgian Maiden Lane series
Publish date: February 26th 2013
Pages no: 385
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Regency Romance
, Georgian Romance
Series: Maiden Lane (#5)
I really enjoyed this Historical Romance. I received this book for free and I voluntarily chose to review it. This is not suitable for the under 18 readers. There was a lot of action and danger in this with a splash of romance here and there. There was humor and animals as well. It was so hard to pu...
Kinda boring and forgettable. 2 years ago, Megs married Godric for convenience after learning she was pregnant with her dead lover's kid, but Megs lost the baby, and they've lived separately since. Now Megs wants a child and reasonably believes her lawfully wedded husband is the best man for the job...
Godric St. John is a character we met in book one; a dark, brooding, and sad man. Since meeting him, his true love has succumbed to the illness that she contrived 1 year after their marriage. He is also remarried. He has been blackmailed into marrying Lady Margaret, though she does not know this til...
I'm not going to spend a lot of time and words on Lord of Darkness. It was disappointing in so many ways and came close to being a DNF for me. Why not just chunk it in the bag for the used book store? Well, I'll get to that in a minute. First, I found "Megs" perplexing and, at times, selfish mixed...
Storia che me ne ricorda un altra già letta... anche se ancora non sono riuscita a capire quale :P Cmq un questo libro manca la suspance sia nella storia d'amore che nel mistero.... sembra più un libro di transizione....