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O of the book Nicholas St Austell The Earl Of Austell the Earl of is unlikeable He is young 20 at the time of the book 10 years the junior of the heroine Emma a virgin and unskilled at the art of romanceThis ntire book reminded me of Marriedwith Children mixed with a bad reality show I could asily see this as The Real Royals of England Not to give Bravo any ideas for salacious reality "Tv Shows But I Could Easily See Tamara Lejuene The "shows but I could asily see Tamara Lejuene the s author watching stuff like that while writing this The book is at times very funny However it is classified as a romance and there is nothing whatsoever in this book that is ven remotely romantic Some reviews have classified this book AS A FARCE IT CERTAINLY IS a farce It certainly is whether that is intentional or unintentional only Ms Lejuene knows for certainWhat I do know however is that this is hardly romantic There is no romance at all none of the characters are in any way likable and I feel like I wasted my time reading this I wanted to like this one than I did Unfortunately the main characters didn t really appeal The saving grace though was found in the uirky secondary characters they kept me reading I liked the interplay between the heroine s twin brother and their spunky spinster aunt I have no idea why I finished this It was like a train wreck I suppose I couldn t look away It was not romantic and not Christmassy The characters all drove me nuts Two stars only because I did manage to finish it Glad I got it for only 50 cents Received read and reviewed for The Season for RomanceEmma Fitroy Duchess of Warwick is staying at Warwick Palace for the Christmas holiday where she hopes to be reunited with her two young sons who were taken away after her husband s death As family begins to arrive she meets Nicholas St Austell the newly appointed Lord Camford Ten years her junior Emma certainly has no intentions of getting romantically involved with Nicholas Ni 25 stars If you re looking for a heartwarming Christmas theme. D pocket watch An introduction to Emma the Duchess of Warwick Roasted chestnuts A dance with. ,
Wish I could give it zero stars because it is the dumbest historical romance I ver read Liked the cover art though The characters were unlikable or ignorant and despicable to family friend and foe Only finished it because I couldn t believe how it got ridiculous with ach chapter Couldn t root for the main couple ither and the love scenes were horrible Characters constantly discuss sex but no one has a romantic love scene Will never read anything by this author again I will stick to Tessa Dare Karen Ranney Karen Hawkins Mary Balogh Nora Roberts Elisabeth Shue 135 Success Facts - Everything You Need to Know about Elisabeth Shue etc for great romance novels Appallingly bad terrible unlikable characters confusing storyline supposedly a Christmas story definitely not It may have been set at Christmas but Scrooge had Christmas spirit BEFORE the ghosts arrived Marked as finished because I didn t make it to reading the 3rd chapter Looks like we have a winner in the replacing The Snow ueen as the worst book Eileen hasver read contest What is it they say The path to true love is a rocky one That is definitely the case here I do have to say that this is one of the best romances that I have read this yearNicholas a career navy man has recently become the 4th Earl of Camford He is green grass Usually it is the female protagonist who is unsure in the world of nobility Not here It is interesting to watch the interactions between Nicholas and Emma the Duchess of Warwick And supporting cast of characters are a riot I specially love the the Duchess of Warwick And the supporting of characters are a riot I specially love the of Emma s twin Lord Colin and Lady
Harriet An Old Spinsteran old spinster by marriage to Emma who by the way is a widow A RomanceOMG That is what I first thought about this book This may be the worst romance ver For starters it is not terribly romantic But that is only the beginningThe particulars The book is about Emma Grey Fitzroy Duchess of Warwick her gay twin brother his lover their unspeakably mean Aunts and Uncle and their other relatives all of whom are highly unlikable Even the Her. Nicholas St Austell's Christmas Wish List An invitation to a holiday house party A shiny gol. .
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D romance this isn t it No Christmas cheer here No this book by Ms Lejeune is of a Regency house party romantic farce which takes place over three Christmases in 1814 1815 and 1816 As for the romantic leads we have role reversal for the H and h She s the xperienced slightly jaded and seemingly rakish older woman He s about 10 years younger somewhat naive and innocent not only sexually he s a virgin but also in the ways of the ton that superficial self centered vapid upper class of which our heroine Emma is a member as the Duchess of Warwick widow of the late duke and mother of the adolescent present dukeOur hero Nicholas has just recently come into an arldom after a life at sea as a naval officer He s brought to the first Christmas gathering by his newly met aunt Anne and uncle Hugh and their four marriage hungry daughters Poor young innocent Nicholas doesn t fit in at all well with the manipulative greedy self centered relatives and friends gathered there Struck by Emma s beauty he falls in love with her in spite of the fact that she is manipulative herself but not necessarily greedy nor self centered More to the point she s focused on her children and trying to regain guardianship of them from uncle HughIt s pointless to summarize the plot Suffice it to
that we lots HughIt s pointless to summarize the plot Suffice it to say that we have lots bedhopping conniving deception manipulation scheming tc by most all those gathered together I didn t find myself liking anyone but Nicholas Not Threads Of The Shroud even the duchess young sons had admirable ualities They came across as spoiled and arrogant Perhaps heroine Emma shows a bit of a softer side at thend but you have to look hard at her to find something very admirable in her All Seated on the Ground eitherAll that said however it was anntertaining plot what with all the above mentioned conniving deception scheming and bedhopping and the book is well written The problem is that you may find yourself ntertained yet very annoyed at the same time by how horrid and useless all these people ar. Emma A new pair of Hessians A kiss from Emma under the mistletoe Christmas with the Duchess. ,say that we