Whisper of Scandal
Publish date: September 28th 2010
Publisher: HQN Books
Pages no: 362
Edition language: English
Series: The Scandalous Women of the Ton (#1)
I’m so excited to finally have Alex and Joanna’s story. Until now, I had only read the fourth and fifth books in this series. Alex and Joanna were small parts in those books, but I didn’t know their story. After I finished the last one, I just had to go back and read the rest. These really are some ...
It's a quick light read; nothing more, nothing less than I expected from a Nicola Cornick book. Having read and been disappointed by Desired my expectations weren't that high for this novel, but the second half--more like the last third--of the story surprised me positively. Joanna's trip offered fe...
I think I liked it; gotta think about it. And read the second book in the series.ETA May 22/12: Never mind the second book, I'm going to reread this one.
Lady Joanna Ware is the widow of Lord David Ware and she has decided she would never marry again. Not because of a great love affair but because of her unhappy marriage, even before his death she had been estranged from David for five years. Yet she is still the darling of the Ton whom everyone ador...
3.5 stars. Memorable due to the setting's departure from London a bit more than halfway through the book. I enjoyed getting to see some of the rest of the world in a Regency romance. However, I didn't find the characters or plot particularly compelling. Overall a solid romance that's slightly more e...