Lessons After Dark
"Smartly mixes history, action, romance, and magic."—Publishers Weekly on No Proper Lady, a Best Book of the Year A woman with an unspeakable past Olivia Brightmore didn't know what to expect when she took a position to teach at Englefiend School, an academy for "gifted" children. But it wasn't... show more
"Smartly mixes history, action, romance, and magic."—Publishers Weekly on No Proper Lady, a Best Book of the Year A woman with an unspeakable past Olivia Brightmore didn't know what to expect when she took a position to teach at Englefiend School, an academy for "gifted" children. But it wasn't having to rescue a young girl who levitated to the ceiling. Or battling a dark mystery in the surrounding woods. And nothing could have prepared her for Dr. Gareth St. John... A man with exceptional talent He knew all about her history and scrutinized her every move because of it. But there was more than suspicion lurking in those luscious green eyes. Even with all the strange occurrences at the school, the most unsettling of all is the attraction pulling Olivia and Gareth together with a force that cannot be denied. "Sexy, edgy, and stunningly inventive."—Library Journal starred review on No Proper Lady, a Best book of the Year
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: April 3rd 2012
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 334
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Urban Fantasy
, Historical Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
, Historical Romance
, Time Travel
Series: Englefield (#2)
24/5 - This was just so-so. The sex was ok, but their relationship seemed pretty disfunctional. There was very little romance. Neither seemed to feel particularly romantic toward the other - there was lust but I felt absolutely no love (even when they matter of factly announced it to each other)....
Not for the first time I finish Isabel Cooper's book and find myself torn between admiration for the fabulous idea and disappointment that the book couldn't quite rise to my expectations. Does that make any sense?The start is good and reminds me of Harry Potter with all the children in this school i...
A sexy Victorian romance that is sure to bewitch you!After her husband's death, Olivia Brightmore has had to earn a living for herself by using her gift and posing as a medium, something she's not exactly proud of. When she receives an offer to teach at a school for children with "special abilities"...
4.5/5 Stars, full review to follow closer to the release date :)