The Pride of the Peacock
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: July 12th 1983
Edition language: English
My rating is an attempt at objectivity. Objectively speaking, this is a very well-written romantic suspense, heavy on the romance. I believe it to be everything that was beloved of romances in the 60's and 70's. It was very well plotted and a great deal of care was taken with both atmosphere and ...
If the last 20 pages would not have been so crappy, this book could have been more likeable.Unfortunatley I can not give it a rating of 2,5 stars, 'cause that is how I really feel about it.
It must be a trend in me, but I really love books that take me by surprise. Take, The Pride of the Peacock. I have never heard of Victoria Holt before. I was 11, and desperate to read a book. So I found this book, and reading the synopsis, I was like, love story? *shrug* Okay, I'll read it.I didn't ...