Adrian Alistair Rohan lost his faith, and now, a dedicated member of the depraved Heavenly Host, he loses himself in his only pleasure: the seduction and debauchery of beautiful women. Rich, charming and devastatingly skilled in the arts of love, he never fails in his conquests... until Charlotte... show more
Adrian Alistair Rohan lost his faith, and now, a dedicated member of the depraved Heavenly Host, he loses himself in his only pleasure: the seduction and debauchery of beautiful women. Rich, charming and devastatingly skilled in the arts of love, he never fails in his conquests... until Charlotte Spenser.
Charlotte is facing a desolate, passionless future, none of which matters to Adrian, who imagines her a toy until better prey arrives. But beneath her drab exterior, Charlotte is a woman as enchanting as she is brilliant and, lured into Adrian's world, soon she becomes the seducer, and he the seduced...
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Publish date: wrzesień 2010 (data przybliżona)
Pages no: 408
Edition language: English
opis pachniał mi tym samym schematem, który wystąpił w Księciu ciemności. I o ile do niego zapałałam sympatią bezgraniczną sama nie wiem czemu, tak w Ryzykantce... czegoś po prostu było brak. Książka nie jest zła, jednak poprzednia była o niebo lepsza. Negatywnie zadziałał tu po prostu brak nowego, ...
A good read for the most part, although the hero was a bit more of a charming jerk than was likable at times.
This one didn't have quite the same charm the first one had. I think maybe there were several things that interfered with my enjoyment. There was a sense of sameness in that exceedingly hot bad boy H falls for plain spinster - didn't that happen with his parents? Oh, and the short story that introdu...
Adrian and CharlotteHonestly, I can't remember why I liked these books. The heroines are intolerable in there whining and lack of self respect. I couldn't finish the audio. Dropped my rating to three stars.
Not as good as the first one. There wasn't quite enough conflict in this for me, so the plot fell a little flat. I also wasn't thrilled about the whole storyline with Etienne basically killing Francis and Elinors first son, the one she is pregnant with at the end of Ruthless. All in all though it wa...