Review

Review: Tempting the Earl by Rachael Miles (2016)

The Muses’ Salon, Book 3

Heat Factor: Sex happens abruptly; without the build up, it’s less hot than it should be

Character Chemistry: Insta-lust, plus oodles of resentment

Plot: Cloak and Dagger

Overall: Confusing

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Review: Promised Land by Rose Lerner (2018)

Heat Factor: It’s more angsty than hot 

Character Chemistry: I’m not sure I bought the resolution of past wrongs

Plot: Wife fakes death to escape marriage, runs into husband at Yorktown

Overall: It was interesting and well composed, but I did not buy the rekindled relationship 

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Review: An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole (2017)

The Loyal League, Book 1

Heat Factor: HOT

Character Chemistry: Immediate attraction plus innate distrust

Plot: A lot happens – they are spies! – but it doesn’t distract from the love story

Overall: An excellent romance, with a bonus lesson on how to be a good ally.

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Review: How to Marry a Marquis by Julia Quinn (1999)

Agents of the Crown, Book 2

Heat Factor: Like hot chocolate on a snowy day. But the really rich, decadent, sensual kind of hot chocolate.

Character Chemistry: Excellent

Plot: Well, it involves someone using a false identity and also courtship lessons. So it’s ridiculous.

Overall: This book gives me the warm fuzzies inside.

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