Starred review for The Soldier:"Captivating. . .Burrowes' sensual love story is intelligent and tender." – Publishers Weekly (starred review)A genius with a terrible loss. . . Gifted pianist Valentine Windham, youngest son of the Duke of Moreland, has little interest in his father's obsession to... show more
Starred review for The Soldier:"Captivating. . .Burrowes' sensual love story is intelligent and tender." – Publishers Weekly (starred review)A genius with a terrible loss. . . Gifted pianist Valentine Windham, youngest son of the Duke of Moreland, has little interest in his father's obsession to see his sons married, and instead pours passion into his music. But when Val loses his music, he flees to the country, alone and tormented by what has been robbed from him.A widow with a heartbreaking secret. . . Grieving Ellen Markham has hidden herself away, looking for safety in solitude. Her curious new neighbor offers a kindred lonely soul whose desperation is matched only by his desire, but Ellen's devastating secret could be the one thing that destroys them both.Together they'll find there's no rescue from the past, but sometimes losing everything can help you find what you need most.Praise for The Heir:"Sweet, sexy, tender romance between two characters so vibrant they seem to leap off the page." – Meredith Duran, author of Wicked Becomes You"Burrowes' enchanting romance charms from the beginning!" – RT Book Reviews, 4 starts"Refreshing. . .a luminous and graceful erotic Regency." – Publishers Weekly
Publish date: listopad 2011 (data przybliżona)
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
Grace Burrowes is a very talented writer, and she creates characters you come to really care about. This is a good thing, as the first three books in the Windham series are basically the same plot, with different people and settings. The Heir: duke’s heir, burdened by the demands of running the duke...
This was a sweet read. Val is a sensitive person and Ellen is perfect for him. I was looking forward to this book and it didn't disappoint. This is a fun, sweet romance series. Recommended.
Grace Burrowes is a gifted writer. I found myself frequently re-reading paragraphs or bits of dialogue out of appreciation for her eloquence of expression.She layers her stories with emotion and seems to uniquely embrace the subtleties of not just the developing romance between the h/h but the vario...
It took a second time starting this before I could get into, but once I did I found that I loved it. Val and Ellen are so wnderful, both have suffered great losses and have had difficulty coming to terms with those losses. The story is interwoven with Val's brother from the previous two books and se...
This is Grace Burrowes at her best. This might sound strange, but I am glad I read Lady Sophia's book first. Don't get me wrong, Lady Sophia's Christmas Wish is an decent book, but this one is so much better. ( Ironically, Lady Sophia's Christmas Wish got nominated to a RITA). So, what did I love ...