Lady Whistledown Strikes Back A Regency Romance from Avon Books April Who Stole Lady Neeley’s Bracelet? Was it the fortune hunter, the gambler, . Who Stole Lady Neeley’s Bracelet?Was it the fortune hunter, the gambler, the servant, or the rogue? All of London is abuzz with speculation, but it is clear. Lady Whistledown is at it again in an anthology featuring couples whose paths cross at a dinner party, a ball, and a royal celebration. Though the.

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Books of the Week. The solution to the mystery is fairly obvious to any mystery reader, and really only a central point to the first and last tale. It was the way she always felt like a duck, quacking among elegant swans. Since she is related to Lady and Lord Easterly who have been estranged for yearsher parents are determined that she settle well – to oady bore – despite her wishes.

Bella estava prestes a fazer 30 anos. Don’t drink the sherry. Your cousin must have been mortified. Twelve years of trying to forget that man, and just as her life begins to recover, he reappears.

She hadn’t considered that. Looks as though everyone has. Now, Sophia wants an annulment and has gone so far as to threaten him to get oneand Max believes it’s so she can marry another man.


A lovely, free-spirited servant is dazzled by the romantic attentions of a charming earl This was another entertaining anthology where all four novellas in the book were connected together with common scenes and plot.

There was nothing remotely historical about this book! No, it wasn’t her appearance.

View all 13 comments. I enjoy these related stories. It isn’t difficult to figure out who’s the culprit, anyway.

But the ease with which everyone accepted her desire to go into “trade” didn’t feel realistic, neither did the hero’s feelings for her. In a most unexpected twist, Sophia does not receive annulment papers, but instead finds herself confronted with a husband determined to get to know her all over again.


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The coordination is well-done, and so are each of the stories. Her fingers through her thin lace gloves felt warm, and despite her initial stammering, both her gaze and her grip remained steady. Anyway, Sophia and Max fell in love a lot of lust, but love too and got married really early, before they really knew each other very well, so when adversity struck this VERY VERY VERY stubborn couple a mere two months into their marriage, they ended up splitting.

Charlotte Birling’s cousin embarked on a marriage that proved scandalous twelve years before, and in Suzanne Enoch’s The Best of Both WorldsCharlotte’s parents are determined to prevent her from bringing further scandal down upon the family.

As he took his place in the line of nobility awaiting introduction into the main ballroom, the rush of warm air coming from inside felt pleasant, if highly perfumed B which didn’t quite cover the faint musty smell.

Lady Whistledown Strikes Back by Suzanne Enoch, Karen Hawkins, Julia Quinn and Mia Ryan

An innocent miss who has spent her life scrupulously avoiding scandal is suddenly—and secretly—courted by London’s most notorious rogue. Lady Neeley’s suitor of ten years, Lord Waverly, is desperate for his son, Lord Roxbury, to marry and produce and heir, so he asks Lady Neeley to loan Bella to Lord Roxbury strikex help him plan a party, where, theoretically, all the young ladies of London and their mothers will see that he’s not as debauched as they think he is, and they will all want to marry him It would trip about her head and run down and beat in her heart wuistledown bit, and not let her get any sleep at all.

Certainly she wasn’t a classical beauty, but he would definitely set her on the pretty side of plain. His mouth was set in a straight line, relaxed but somber, and she wondered what he might be thinking. I really liked both of the characters.

An innocent miss who has spent her life scrupulously avoiding scandal is suddenly—and secretly—courted by London’s most notorious rogue. She knows that implying he’s a thief can damage him with society, but she does it anyway. So I’m very uncomfortable with the fact that in this story she’s using her paper to destroy the reputation of a good man, for no reason. Beleaguered companion Isabella Martin is nearing her 30th birthday without ever being kissed, a situation she wishes to rectify.


Though the story starts off as something rather touching, it becomes infected with a jarringly modern sensibility and, since everything ceased to feel authentic, it was hard to suspend disbelief and be drawn into the story. Not even a vendor, or a carriage on the way to Hyde Park. Feb 01, Teri-K rated it it was ok Shelves: Anthony and Bella were OK, but I didn’t really care about them.

Quinn can do much better. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The son finds himself determined to do more than be her first kiss. Couldn’t get into her story and just lost interest in the whole thing. Brown eyes, but she did have two of them, and they were set at the appropriate distance from her nose. Hair the color of rich amber played a little in the soft morning breeze.

Xavier turned his head. She’s determinedly happy and quite charming. This last story is only worth reading to find out who stole the ruby bracelet.

A strong and charming encore to The Further Observations of Lady Whistledownthis superb Regency-era novella collection is punctuated by gossip columnist Whistlefown Whistledown’s witty comments and penned ldy the same authors who contributed to the previous book. I wonder how they wrote them since them seem to intertwine so well for being the product of four separate authors! You’ll hear it first from Lady Whistledown At nineteen, by now she knew all the steps and turns of her mother’s tirades.