The Leopard Prince
THE ONE THING A LADY MUST NEVER DO...Wealthy Lady Georgina Maitland doesn't want a husband, though she could use a good steward to run her estates. One look at Harry Pye, and Georgina knows she's not just dealing with a servant, but a man.IS FALL IN LOVE...Harry has known many aristocrats -... show more
THE ONE THING A LADY MUST NEVER DO...Wealthy Lady Georgina Maitland doesn't want a husband, though she could use a good steward to run her estates. One look at Harry Pye, and Georgina knows she's not just dealing with a servant, but a man.IS FALL IN LOVE...Harry has known many aristocrats - including one particular nobleman who is his sworn enemy. But Harry has never met a beautiful lady so independent, uninhibited, and eager to be in his arms. WITH HER SERVANT.Still, it's impossible to conduct a discreet liaison when poisoned sheep, murdered villagers, and an enraged magistrate have the county in an uproar. The locals blame Harry for everything. Soon it's all Georgina can do to keep her head above water and Harry's out of the noose...without missing another night of love.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: April 1st 2007
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
Series: Princes (#2)
Oh my oh my oh my.........Harry, what a man! I have tried to stay away from Elizabeth Hoyt's books because many of her heroins are widows. I am not much for widows. But since Lady Georgina in The Leopard Prince is no widow, I thought I'd give it a try. And man am I in love with Mr. Harry Pye! (@Ms. ...
Lady Georgina Maitland is eight and twenty and the idea of marriage horrifies her. She is outspoken and isn’t ruled by the social expectations of her time. Her aunt left her a great amount of land with the stipulation that no man may step in and take responsibility for it. George takes in interest i...
3.5 starsThis was the historical that got me out of my historical slump. I loved, loved, loved the premise. Aristocratic lady falls in love with a servant. Georgina is a riot. It was refreshing to read about a strong-willed completely independent lady. I also liked the addition of the external conf...
This book lost half a star because the ridiculous ending but overall it was very good. The entire premise can be very cliché and the plot with the dead sheep can be silly but I enjoyed Georgina and Harry's interaction and relationship development. They had a very tender romance and while Georgina we...
The steward and the aristocratic lady. An unlikely match. But again great dialogues. An okay plot. Two great main characters, a good set of amusing and entertaining side characters (I loved Georgina's brothers). A very good read, though the Raven Prince is still my favourite in this series.