Lords of Passion
It's been three years since Lady Sarah Caversham set eyes on arrogant Charles Lennox - the husband her father chose for her to settle a gambling debt. Now Charles has returned, unaware that the innocent ingenue he wed is determined to turn their marriage of convenience into a blissfully... show more
It's been three years since Lady Sarah Caversham set eyes on arrogant Charles Lennox - the husband her father chose for her to settle a gambling debt. Now Charles has returned, unaware that the innocent ingenue he wed is determined to turn their marriage of convenience into a blissfully passionate affair...Louisa March's new husband, Nicholas, is a perfect gentleman in bed - much to her disappointment. She longs for the kind of fevered passion found in her beloved romance novels. But when she dares him to seduce her properly, she discovers that Nicholas is more than ready to meet her challenge, over and over again...Sensible bluestocking Prudence Thorn has been too busy keeping her cousin Sophy out of trouble to experience any adventures of her own. But when Sophy begs Prudence's help in saving her marriage, Pru encounters handsome, worldly Darius Shaw. And under Darius' skilled tutelage, Pru learns just how delightful a little scandal can be...
Publish date: December 1st 2010
Pages no: 380
Edition language: English
How to Seduce a Wife was steamy and a page turner. I'm going to read more of her stories.
3.5 stars for the whole anthologyBeauty and the Brute by Virginia Henley - 3 starsI know that in 1719 it probably wasn't unusual for 13 year old girls to be married off to 18 year old boys by their parents but I'm not a big fan of reading about such young heroines in adult romance novels. Our main ...
*This review is based on a copy of the book I won through Goodreads FirstReads Giveaways.* I've had the hardest time deciding how to rate this book. In the only other anthology I read, I rated each story individually, then used the average for the book overall. However I find that if I do that t...
"Beauty and the Brute" by Virginia Henley ***Not really my cuppa. 13 year old (rather plain) girl and 18 year old (rather asshatty) boy are forced to marry in an arranged marriage that is to be "a marriage in name only", then she's to go to finishing school and he's to go on a Grand Tour of the Con...