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Granted, all her period detail is accurate, and her research was formidable. His eyes ran over his self invited guest. Of course, Lethbridge finally admits to Marcus that he committed no such act, but he also admits that had he not been hit on the back of the head with the poker, he would have done so. Here she makes the distinction between a Macaroni and a Buck:. A joy to read, and it moves at a fast clip.
The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer – swash and swoon
Surely that would be enough to dissuade one from such a pursuit. Then we get a lovely, lovely, marvellous declaration scene between Horry and Rule and I could almost forgive all the boredom before. Just finished listening to the audiobook.
Novels by Georgette Heyer. How can he be so good at remembering all those different voices in his mind and avoid being confused? If Horry had not been an impulsive, stubborn seventeen-year old there geprgette have been little conflict and no story. It’s a little creepy to think of someone so immature being married at all.
I loved Lord Rule but sadly he wasn’t present substantially throughout the book as one may expect! The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer.
The Convenient Marriage: Georgette Heyer
Please try again later. I still have a lot of hfyer Heyers to look forward to and will make These Old Shades a priority! Horatia seemed determined to make a clean breast of her blemishes.
It’s a light-hearted Georgian romp about a very immature young lady who convinces a very rich Earl that he should offer for her instead of for her beautiful older sister; she’s actually doing this out of love of her sister, who loves an army captain but was going to Sacrifice herself in georgete Marriage of Convenience to get the family out of the mess their brother created with his gambling.
Thank you for your feedback. The next day Horatia confesses what happened to Rule because she can’t geotgette for him to hear it from Lady Massey. Book Fox vulpes libris: Enjoy and Be Blessed.
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According to several sources she completed two romance novels a month. Heyer made him sound really hot. This book demonstrates that creating weird psychological tests for your partner and withholding your feelings are not very romantic, either. On that score, Rule wins. See all reviews.
Everyone knows she’s no beauty, but she’ll do her best to keep out of the Earl’s way and make him a good wife. The kind of proposal scene that makes you feel like nothing could ever go wrong after it. I’m still filled with helpless laughter when I think of those two, to say nothing of Pom’s great aunt.
And then the Earl’s archenemy, Sir Robert, sets out to ruin her reputation Marcus, Earl of Rule deigns to offer for the hand of the beautiful Elizabeth Winwood, a match that would save heyfr family from penury.
Dangerous Liaisons made light with absurdity. A wonderful tale about the incorrigible Miss Horatia Winwood. And I ought to t-tell you that we have quite given up hope of my g-growing any taller. It took me quite some time to get through this audio book – but not because it wasn’t delightful! Coming up against unfamiliar terminology did pull me out of the story, although not catastrophically.
Perhaps towards the end there are relationship aspects between major characters which were not made as evident as they might be, but really, that a minor quibble. One of her earlier books and set in the Georgian Era, the writing does not yet possess her command of the genre as she shows in later years, yet her descriptive mrriage was already fully developed.
D Another good read from Heyer!!! Obviously mo This was not good.