Friday, 13 January 2012
#205 (#3 of 2012) - Tangled Reins ~ Stephanie Laurens
ISBN or e-book:
Miss Dorathea Darrent and the Marquis of Haselmere
Brief outline of Plot:
The beautiful and outspoken Miss Darent had no intention of marrying, and was well aware that her unfashionable curves and advancing years would also deter most gentleman of the fashionable ton.
However, she didn't realise that just one kiss over a blackberry bush would set her on a course with a dashing stranger and change her life for ever.
The dashing stranger was a rake of the first order, who had made up his mind never to marry, but for the death of his brother and that kiss changed his destiny too.
After their encounter Doreathea and her sister went to live with their Grandmother in London, and the ton with completely taken with her. Having expected not to take, she was in fact having to fight of suitors., and the Marquis had to join the fray.
Would he win her?
Rating and conclusion:
3.5 star rating. Really quite a nice gentle and enjoying read, just what you would expect from a Stephanie Laurens tale....a nice unexpected baddie too.