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Mistress in Training

3.48 of 5 stars 3.48  ·  rating details  ·  27 ratings  ·  5 reviews
The lovely Julia Freemont, destitute and disgraced after her father gambled away the family fortune and ended his own life, would rather be a wealthy man's mistress than live in poverty. Rich and handsome Brandon Barringer has long admired Julia from afar, but she never gave him the time of day as long as she was riding high on the tides of the upper class.

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Paperback, 350 pages
Published January 2006 by Dorian Press
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Jun 14, 2009 seton rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Nicole Jordan & Renee Bernard fans
This debut novel from 2006 is a sexy historical in the style of Elizabeth Hoyt, Nicole Jordan, and Cheryl Holt. It is set in Regency times.

I pretty much forgot the plot as soon as I finished the book. Basically, beautiful Julia Freemont is left with huge gambling debts after her daddy commits suicide. She offers herself to a previous suitor whom she had previously rejected. Because he was illegitimate. He accepts her offers and wants to train her to be the perfect mistress s-l-o-w-l-y. So slowly
This book is set in the time period of around 1800. The book begins when Julia Freemont accidentally says a crude remark regarding a Mr. Brandon Barringer, the illegitimate grandson of a Duke. This remark was bad in itself and made that much worse for having been said in front of the man himself.

The book then turns to a few months later when an unfortunate turn of events lands Julia Freement at his doorstep. She has suddenly fallen from her high status after her father commits suicide when he le
3.75 Stars!This was yet another Goodwill find where the back cover blurb caught my attention: Never heard of the author before, but I'm willing to try new things. I'll admit I was sort of expecting your average Regency-set romance, and was pleasantly surprised that it turned out to be a lot steamier than I was expecting. Almost like erotica, bit a bit tamer. The build-up to the relationship was very well done. The set-up; a well-bred lady's father has lost everything and then killed himself, le ...more
Lady Raven RAVE!
Ladies this is a keeper such talent on each page i was entertain never bored and i think she did everything just right...
The hero and heroine the sexual tension building up with those two was good to read, their friends Amile and James were also fun to read and Isabella i hope she writes a book about her...I can not say one bad thing about this book you have to have to have to get this book and read it i promise it will not disappoint you..
I learned how to be a mistress...heelllooo?
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Edwina (Eddie) Columbia lives in a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio, near the shores of fickle Lake Erie with her number-one fan and husband, Jeff, along with the only remaining baby at home - Candy, their black lab.
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