In the New York Times bestselling tradition of Julia Quinn and Lisa Kleypas comes the last book in Vicky Dreiling’s charming, sexy, and utterly. I have enjoyed reading Vicky Dreiling in the past. I like her sense of humour, which extends to her characters and their stories. While this book. SCANDALOUS DESIRES Amy Hardwick has one last Season to shake off her wallflower image and make a love match. If she can’t, she’ll set aside her.
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However, it is at one of these balls that she finds herself locked in a wine cellar with the devil himself, Will Darcett. Vicky Dreiling is a confirmed historical romance junkie and Anglophile. Yet Amy is not the shrinking violet she seems to be. She also realizes that not every girl will look fabulous in the same gown. This is an absolute MUST read! Rakr Kleypas coming in a close second.
He’ll do whatever it takes to possess her, even if their marriage of convenience turns out to be the devil’s own bargain. Aunt Hester is particularly hilarious and I would love to see more of her.
She was wallflower enough to satisfy my “quiet girl gets the guy” fantasies; strong-willed enough to be taken seriously. This one is definitely a worthy addition to the list of greats in that area. Both Amy dreilinv Will were lovable, even though thoroughly handsome Will was questionable there for a while, he seriously was a rake and had very little care for anyone else’s feelings, but then doing the right thing suddenly changed him in my eyes and even though he didn’t reform then and there he become hkw instead of just interesting.
I enjoyed it, although I felt that for a cast of characters who seems to be able to sit down tto have very rational conversations, the two big giant secrets could have been talked about in one of the many family meetings and been done and over with.
‘How to Ravish A Rake’ by Vicky Dreiling
Vicyk was fascinating to me that one wrong word bu gesture could have greater meaning than intended. I have a huge crush on a certain friend of the hero. It was an absolute thrill to finally read a book where when the twist comes, the hero and heroine act like rational mature adults instead of following the first emotional impulse that flits through their brain.
The prim and proper Wheeler timed their interaction with a watch placed on the table. Jan 01, Sara rated it it was amazing. Freya de Moray is many things: As many of you know, historical romances are one of my all-time favorite romances, so I knew I was going to like this one.
I’m glad ravizh and the Devil got together. I had so much respect for her. It is always nice to see a man recognize his fate.
Amy, the heroine, has been “out” in society for several years, vicjy has managed to be allowed one more season. So I felt there w This book was just ok, borderline Meh. My waiting paid off as it was not a disappointment.
What Will too soon comes to realize is he preferred being used by his wife. Hkw continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Yet Amy is not the shrinking violet she seems to be.
I feel like the first pages were more about Amy and Will separately, than about Amy and Will together. For some reason, that part of her I connected to and had me waiting to see her story. After years of evading marital traps with ease, Gabriel, Lord St.
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View all 3 comments. So when the two are accidentally locked in the wine cellar during a party, she finds her reputation is ruined and the two must marry. But winning Amy isn’t simply a matter of seduction; first, Will must convince her that he’s mended his wicked ways. The ambitious young beauty would much rather stay at home and plot out her new board game business than take part in the London Season. She’s ready to wow the ton. I found myself smiling and laughing out loud on numerous occasions.
Yet she has never been tempted to embark on an affair, until now. Grandmamma tugged on his arm. I mostly talked; she’s a shy one after all. For a couple that would not have been considered good match, there was a lot of romance throughout their story.
He was charming and flirtatious and I could see why Amy would be attracted to him. Aug 29, Danielle rated it liked it Shelves: On to the next book Historical Romance Historical Romance. Amy is devastated that her dreams of true love have been dashed, but she vows to make the best of her marriage. That made me unbelievably happy. I hate to see this series end.