Not Proper Enough
Meant to be? The Marquess of Fenris has loved Lady Eugenia from the day he first set eyes on her. Five years ago, pride caused him to earn her enmity. Now she's widowed, and he's determined to make amends and win her heart. But with their near explosive attraction, can he resist his desire long... show more
Meant to be? The Marquess of Fenris has loved Lady Eugenia from the day he first set eyes on her. Five years ago, pride caused him to earn her enmity. Now she's widowed, and he's determined to make amends and win her heart. But with their near explosive attraction, can he resist his desire long enough to court her properly?After the death of her beloved husband, Lady Eugenia Bryant has come to London to build a new life. Despite the gift of a medallion said to have the power to unite the wearer with her perfect match, Eugenia believes she won't love again. And yet, amid the social whirl of chaperoning a young friend through her first Season, she finds a second chance at happiness.Unfortunately, the Marquess of Fenris threatens her newfound peace. Eugenia dislikes the man, but the handsome and wealthy heir to a dukedom is more charming than he has a right to be. Constantly underfoot, the rogue disturbs her heart, alternately delighting and scandalizing her. And when their relationship takes a highly improper turn, Eugenia must decide if the wrong man isn’t the right one after all.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: September 4th 2012
Publisher: Berkley Sensation
Pages no: 296
Edition language: English
Series: Reforming the Scoundrels (#2)
3.5 stars Good but I think I prefer Jewel's paranormal voice. I had a harder time believing the heroine fell for the hero and I really wanted to see him make amends for his earlier treatment. I enjoyed the side romance immensely and I am looking forward to finding out what happens to the gentlemen...
I sort of hate giving this only two stars. After all, I loved the writing, and I loved the story premise. I loved all the characters (seriously, Hester & Camber were so cute I could hardly stand it) but one, and since that one was the heroine, well, that's hard to swallow. I didn't hate her, but at ...
My review contains spoilers and they're mostly my thoughts as I went with the book...Caution: More rants, disjointed ones at best. If you don’t like rants and snarky reviews, don’t proceed and all that...I’m disappointed. Yes. So, I’ll just get to the point and my review. I was kind of enjoying Not ...