Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. In keeping with the previous installments of James’s regency trilogy (Potent Pleasures; Midnight Pleasures), this final. In keeping with the previous installments of James’s regency trilogy (Potent Pleasures; Midnight Pleasures), this final vol. People magazine named Eloisa James’ novel Midnight Pleasures “Page Turner of the Week” and raved “Romance writing does not get much better.
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Audible Apr Blackstone Audio, Inc. Gabrielle Jerningham cherishes the portrait of her betrothed, eloisq perfect Peter Dewland…until she meets his commanding older brother Quill. Peter, who had been a pretty kind and sweet guy in the first 2 books, was a pompus ass in this one, and at times just plain cruel. You’re not stupid, Quill, so don’t talk drivel. But the terrible headaches that afflict him after lovemaking trouble her conscience.
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It starts with great mames, a likeable heroine with a vivid imagination and two lovely children in her care. View all 3 comments. Other books in the series. Unwilling to be married if he can’t be a true husband, his father compels Quill’s younger brother Peter to marry her instead, much to Peter’s consternation.
Three stars because the heroine is completely stupid and can’t figure out which brother she’s in love with.
Quill pressed his lips together. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. But it will take a clever man–and a cleverer woman–to turn the tables on propriety and find their way to true love One forbidden kiss and Quill vows to ehchanting her, headaches–and Peter–be damned! Also, thank you Ms.
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I found myself unable to root for either of them, especially Gabby. The Duchess was a decent fill-in, though. I tried to read this book for the second time to get out of a reading slump but that didn’t work very pleasuers.
When Gabby’s dress falls to her waist, it reflects my firmly held belief that those Regency dresses look as if they’d be very hard to keep up — I mean the ones that never properly hit the shoulders at all, but drape themselves somewhere around the bosom. Nov 19, Helena rated it really liked it.
When I’m not enchaanting novels, I’m a Shakespeare professor.
You can do better But the real problem is Gabby. A side story involving the East India Company’s search for a missing Indian prince provides the narrative with depth and a little political intrigue, and an additional romance between a former marquis and a gossip columnist is a pleasing touch.
Nov 21, Ridley rated it it was ok Shelves: All of this seems very negative, I know but honestly, can I say that it is the worst Regency Romance novel that I have read?
Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. They were flat in personality. Gabrielle has grown up in India in an extremely sheltered home and is utterly ignorant of English rules of decorum and social skills in general. Quill raised his head to find Gabby speechless, perhaps for the first time in her life.
Jun 15, Gwyneth rated it liked it. Then, when she arrives, she’s allowed to stay at the home of her betrothed, despite the fact that there were endhanting bachelors currently in residence. Write your own comment on this book! I loved the way how Eloisa James phrased that part.
The story was both really funny witty and heartbreaking at the same time. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.
Gabby has been promised to Peter Dewland, who most assuredly does not ennchanting forward to marriage with a backward girl from India. This book re-firmed my trust in Eloisa James. But Quill comes to the rescue, to the peril of his heart. Peter’s low estimation of Gabby heightens when he escorts her to a soiree and the bodice of her new French gown falls to her waist.
Once again, James weaves a story as rich in plot as in character. He pressed her indignant eyes shut with his lips, and then kissed his way back to her mouth.