Review: Lord of Scoundrels

Review: Lord of Scoundrels

Lord of Scoundrels by Loretta Chase Published by HarperCollins on 2009-10-13 Genres: Fiction, General, Historical, Romance Pages: 384 Goodreads They call him many names, but Angelic isn't one of them . . . Sebastian Ballister, the notorious Marquess of Dain, is big, bad, and dangerous to know. No respectable woman would have anything to do with the I popped my historical romance cherry. 🙂 Lord of Scoundrels takes place in England and France during the eighteen hundreds among Lords and Lady’s, counts and countesses, March’s and Marchionesses. However, I didn’t feel lost or out of sorts. I understood the time and speech. The speech was authentic without me struggling to figure out what was happening.   About the Romance Lord of Scoundrels is an ode to Beauty and the Beast featuring, Lady Trent, the beauty” … the silken hair nearly blue-black in color, almond-shaped silver-grey eyes, alabaster complexion, and graceful figure…Miss Jessica had inherited her late father’s brains, physical agility, and courage. She could ride, fence, and shoot with the best of them. Actually, when it came to pistols, she was the best of the whole family, and that was saying something.   and Lord Dain the beast. The great brute was an abomination, a disgrace to his country, an idle reprobate with no more conscience than a dung beetle. I enjoyed the rocky journey of them getting together, although I felt the Lady was too understanding of Lord Dain’s antics. Some of them were unreasonable and mean.   About the Sex Sex scenes were good without being explicit. Everything is implied. Truthfully, I skimmed some of the sex scenes, but the...

All Wrapped up for Christmas Review

All Wrapped up for Christmas by Em Brown Published by Literary Partners Group Inc Genres: Erotica, Fiction, Romance Pages: 187 Goodreads Title: All Wrapped up for Christmas* Publish Date: 2008-12-25 * ISBN: 978-1-60777-099-2 Buy From: Ravenous RomanceRate: 3 stars out of 5 stars.Hotness Level: 7/10 Scorching! Book DescriptionAudrey Jones can’t believe her best friend gave her a gift card to a male escort service for Christmas. A successful finance executive, Audrey doesn’t feel like there’s anything missing in her life. But when she finds herself alone for the holidays, she decides to take a chance, embarking on a personal journey that is both unexpected and highly erotic. Rance Durand has no trouble getting women. So why can’t he seem to get the time of day from the woman whose apartment unit is right next to his? When he overhears her calling the escort service, Rance decides to take the escort’s place. He has three days to seduce her.Will Audrey finally let down her guard and succumb to Rance’s talents in the bedroom? Will Rance be able to win her over before the three days are up? Either way, this Christmas novel will give you a holiday you’ll never forget! Review Audrey is a black woman in her thirties who is successful, but without a boyfriend/spouse. The majority of her time is spent working and climbing the corporate ladder. She lives in San Francisco but was just offered a job promotion which has her moving clear across the country to the city of brotherly love, Philadelphia. Excited about the promotion, but finding herself lonely on Christmas, Audrey takes her best...

Book Review: Slave To Sensation by Nalini Singh

Slave to Sensation by Nalini Singh Published by Penguin on 2006-09-05 Genres: Fiction, General, Paranormal, Romance Pages: 352 Goodreads In a world that denies emotions, where the ruling Psy punish any sign of desire, Sascha Duncan must conceal the feelings that brand her as flawed. To reveal them would be to sentence herself to the horror of “rehabilitation”—the complete psychic erasure of everything she ever was... Both human and animal, Lucas Hunter is a Changeling hungry for the very sensations the Psy disdain. After centuries of uneasy coexistence, these two races are now on the verge of war over the brutal murders of several Changeling women. Lucas is determined to find the Psy killer who butchered his packmate, and Sascha is his ticket into their closely guarded society. But he soon discovers that this ice-cold Psy is very capable of passion—and that the animal in him is fascinated by her. Caught between their conflicting worlds, Lucas and Sascha must remain bound to their identities—or sacrifice everything for a taste of darkest temptation... Title:Slave To Sensation Author: Nalini Singh ISBN-10: 0425212866 ISBN-13: 978-0425212868 Amazon.com Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars Product Description In a world that denies emotions, where the ruling Psy punish any sign of desire, Sascha Duncan must conceal the feelings that brand her as flawed. To reveal them would be to sentence herself to the horror of “rehabilitation”- the complete psychic erasure of everything she ever was…. Both human and animal, Lucas Hunter is a Changeling hungry for the very sensations the Psy disdain. After centuries of uneasy co-existence, these two races are now on...