The Corset Diaries
No woman in her right mind would consent to wearing a corset for a month. Especially a "skinny-challenged" woman like Tessa. But dreams of being debt-free dance in her head at the offer of appearing in a reality TV show. "A Month in the Life of a Victorian Duke" is about real people pretending to... show more
No woman in her right mind would consent to wearing a corset for a month. Especially a "skinny-challenged" woman like Tessa. But dreams of being debt-free dance in her head at the offer of appearing in a reality TV show. "A Month in the Life of a Victorian Duke" is about real people pretending to live on an English estate, circa 1879. And Tessa's leading man-a real-life Duke-is so handsome she can barely breathe, with or without the corset...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 4th 2004
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
I was expecting this book to be funny, and it certainly was. LOL funny in parts. I was surprised thought by how much I ended up liking Tessa & Max. For me, many times funny books have cartoonish or unlikeable characters that add to the humor but don't really engage you in the book. That wasn't t...
HILARIOUS! This book had me laughing so hard, I cried. This is my first book by this author, and it's been on my TBR for awhile now. Now I'm shooting myself in the foot for taking so long to get to it! This book isn't deep and there are a bazillion side characters that are hard to keep track of. But...
This bored me.There were some funny parts, but all in all it was a painful read and it was hard to make it to the end.
This was an interesting story, like a historical within a contemporary romance. It was told in first person from Tessa's diary with lots of humor. She played the part of a duchess with Duke Max and his daughter in a month long reality film set in 1876. The plot got a bit carried away sometimes overs...
A very funny, tongue in cheek romance novel about Victorian re-enactors. You knew I was going to read this one, if you know me at all. Definately worth keeping a copy of and I intend to reread it again sometime soon.For the complete review, please go here:http://www.epinions.com/content_208546401924