Of old, humans and Faeries have dwelt side by side in parallel realms. Only the canniest mortals recognize the alluring creatures that often walk—and lie—among them.The righteous Fae of the Seelie Court cherish an ancient quarrel with their Dark counterparts: a curse born of anger and deceit. The... show more
Of old, humans and Faeries have dwelt side by side in parallel realms. Only the canniest mortals recognize the alluring creatures that often walk—and lie—among them.The righteous Fae of the Seelie Court cherish an ancient quarrel with their Dark counterparts: a curse born of anger and deceit. The Unseelie Court will perish unless one of its princes can win a woman's love—honestly, without coercion…and love her wholly in return.To halt the slow demise of his people, Prince Thane—the embodiment of Lust—infiltrates the Georgian court to seduce his mortal inverse. Noblewoman Chastity Lennox is purity incarnate—a sensual prize well worth winning. But Thane's carnal quest proves more challenging than he ever dreamed.No other has ever been able—or willing—to resist his erotic charms. Chastity's resolve is maddening…and intriguing. It makes him want her all the more. But how best to seduce one who truly seems above temptation? Discover her greatest weakness and become the intoxicating essence of her deepest, most forbidden desires….
Publish date: January 18th 2011
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
, Erotic Romance
, Historical Romance
Series: The Sins and The Virtues (#1)
So, there is this curse. The curse can only be broken with the 7 Virtues coming to the Unseelie court of their own free will to mate with the 7 Sins. This first book (looks like no further books are forthcoming) is Chastity's (as her name implies) and Thane (Lust's) story.Chastity also has 3 sisters...
My review contains spoilers and they're mostly my thoughts as I went with the book...Lust’s “The Sins and The Virtues” series. Have to say I found the premise of this series really really interesting. The back story or the basis of the series is given in the opening of the book, where the clash bet...
I didn't like Addicted, so when I started this book I had no idea whether I'd like it or not. It was okay, but very irritating. Chastity and her sisters are born to either stop a curse the Unseelie court has or not. Each virtue (read Chastity) has it's counterpart in the opposite sin with one of ...
I’m a fan of Charlotte Featherstone’s work. So clearly I was excited to read the first book in a new series about the Unseelie being cursed with 7 sins. The only way to save the court and redeem themselves they need to persuade the Virtues to come to them and be with them of free will. The battle t...
I really enjoyed listening to this book. The narrator did a great job with the different voices and accents, but beyond that the story was great! After finishing Fever, I was missing my Fae, and this was a great story to fill my Fae gap. Thane was wonderful. I mean he was aggressive and unrepentant ...