Few outsiders will ever witness the dark misdeeds of the Heavenly Host. And among this secret society, where exiled Georgian aristocrats gather to indulge their carnal desires, fewer still can match the insatiable appetite of their chief provocateur, the mysterious Viscount Rohan.Pursuit of... show more
Few outsiders will ever witness the dark misdeeds of the Heavenly Host. And among this secret society, where exiled Georgian aristocrats gather to indulge their carnal desires, fewer still can match the insatiable appetite of their chief provocateur, the mysterious Viscount Rohan.Pursuit of physical pleasure is both his preferred pastime and his most pressing urge, until he encounters the fascination of a woman who won't be swayed. And while his dark seduction appalls the pure and impoverished Elinor Harriman, she finds herself intrigued…and secretly drawn to the man behind the desire.
Publish date: 01-08-2010
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Regency Romance
I has been a long while since I've read a hrom I've actually liked. So long, that I remember exactly which book it was. I thought that I was just done with the genre for a while, but Ruthless really got me thinking that maybe I just didn't like the book I was reading. Because this one was really goo...
Yeesh, I'm not sure what to say! Any book with this many ups and down that can maintain the feeling of real emotions is a winner for me. It's not what I expected. There are really no hearts and flowers here. Rohan is absolutely ruthless, and did some really crappy things. There's really not a l...
Ruthless The House of Rohanregency rompperiod pieceseries in fraudiobodice ripperPurple and cliché prosetoo sexy for maiden auntsno-wayI like historical fiction and this ain't it!
3.5 Stars: Anti-hero meets heroine who thinks he's full of it. Calls him on it more than once, which makes her appealing to him. It's a story I've read before, but never quite this way. I thought it was well done, that the characters were just unique enough to make it a fun read, and that Anne St...
3.5 stars. I enjoyed the book. The story was entertaining but nothing special. For some reason I was expecting a bit more scandalous intrigue, considering the wholesome woman was trying to win over the self proclaimed King of Hell. But, I was sadly mistaken.I mainly tried this one because Anne S...