The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie
It was whispered all through London Society that Ian Mackenzie was mad, that he'd spent his youth in an asylum, and was not to be trusted-especially with a lady. Yet Beth found herself inexorably drawn to the Scottish lord. Despite his decadence and his intimidating intelligence, she could see... show more
It was whispered all through London Society that Ian Mackenzie was mad, that he'd spent his youth in an asylum, and was not to be trusted-especially with a lady. Yet Beth found herself inexorably drawn to the Scottish lord. Despite his decadence and his intimidating intelligence, she could see that he needed help- her help. Because suddenly the only thing that made sense to her was...the Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 1st 2009
Publisher: Leisure Books
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Regency Romance
, Victorian Romance
Series: Highland Pleasures (#1)
As usual, I regret that I didn’t review this sooner. My memories of this book are fuzzier than I’d like, but at least I took notes while reading. I’ll do the best I can.Beth Ackerley used to be an elderly woman’s companion until the woman died and left everything to her. Now Beth is a wealthy but lo...
I created a shelf "maybe later", just because of this book. This book is so well-loved, has so many wonderful reviews and I know so many people who read it and absolutely loved it. I combed through all the positive reviews and decided to read this book after much deliberation (The book was staggerin...
I was really unimpressed with this book. Ian was a hard hero to like, and while I admired Beth for wanting to stay with him, I also pitied her. I didn't like how the family's madness was never fully explained as to what made them ""lunatics"". I could guess, but I ultimately found myself not real...
It was fine. It didn't turn me into a late-blooming lover of romance novels, but then, that's probably not possible no matter what I read.
I'm a re-reader. When I give a book 5 stars, it means re-reading it is not an option - it's a demand. Because it's that good. This little feature is for whenever I re-read, to let you guys know if I still felt the book was as good as I thought before! The Madness of Lord Ian MacKenzie is one of the...