A Lady Can Never Be Too Curious
Beneath the Surface of Victorian Life Lies a Very Different World... Hated and feared by the upper classes, the Illuminists guard their secrets with their lives. Janette Aston's insatiable quest for answers brings her to their locked golden doors, where she encounters the most formidable man... show more
Beneath the Surface of Victorian Life Lies a Very Different World... Hated and feared by the upper classes, the Illuminists guard their secrets with their lives. Janette Aston's insatiable quest for answers brings her to their locked golden doors, where she encounters the most formidable man she's ever met. Darius Lawley's job is to eliminate would–be infiltrators, but even he may be no match for Janette's cunning and charm... Praise for Highland Heat: "Dramatic and vivid...Scorching love scenes threaten to set the sheets aflame."—Publishers Weekly, Starred Review "[The characters] fight just as passionately as they love while intrigue abounds and readers turn the pages faster and faster!"—RT Book Reviews, 4 Stars
Publish date: August 7th 2012
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Series: Steam Guardians (#1)
Lingering between a 2 and a 3...it's more 2,5This was a bit of early steampunk. Dealing with crystals and a secret society that most look down upon. So they are not secret in that sense but they do not let people in.The heroine Jeanette wants more from life, society is strict. She wants to try and w...
After struggling with The Ministry of Peculiar Occurances series all week, I am coming to the realization that I like steampunk more as a flavor added to other story lines than as a genre all on it's lonesome. Gail Carringer's gorgeous Soulless series mixes steampunk with fantasy and regency romanc...
Stupid stupid stupid villains in this one. Which ruined the book for me. [spoiler] Lets say you have a resource. Something with tremendous power and limitless applications that can only be collected by a person with an incredibly rare talent, 1 in million type thing. So if you happen to locate someb...
For this review and more visit my blog*I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for a review* I have been looking for a good adult steampunk romance ever since I read The Iron Duke earlier this year, and for the most part A Lady can Never Be too Curious fit the bill. I really liked ...