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Broken (The Distinguished Rogues #2)

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Unrepentant rogue, Giles Wexham, Earl of Daventry, wrings pleasure from every moment and likes his carefree life exactly as it is. During his summer retreat to the country, he becomes reluctant host and nursemaid to his former betrothed, a woman he’d thought long dead, a woman Giles had mistaken for a ghost while he’d found pleasure in another woman’s arms.

Unbearable pain
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Kindle Edition, 257 pages
Published May 2nd 2011 by LLD Press (first published May 1st 2011)
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Kym Licup
Sep 18, 2012 Kym Licup rated it did not like it
I had high hopes for this book. The first two chapters were interesting. But the remainder of the book read like someone slapped the words onto paper as quickly as possible.
The writing was stilted, the hero so contrived as to be gross. I didn't really care about any of the characters.
RIF
Dec 18, 2012 RIF rated it it was ok
Shelves: dnf
Had a lot of angst which pulled me in, but something just didnt click for me. Skimmed.
Wendy Tavenner
Nov 14, 2016 Wendy Tavenner rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I loved, loved the book!! Giles who is a rogue in the first degree believes a beautiful ghost has seen him with several women. When he retreats to his country home for a few weeks he gets an unexpected visitor of Lord Winter, the man who would have been his father-in-law. His daughter who was his betrothed died in a horrific accident 6 yrs prior. Lord Winters brings with him a person bundled up in a cloak that seems to be injured. Giles later learns the bundle was Lilly his former fiancée. He is ...more
Kellie Kruse
Dec 02, 2016 Kellie Kruse rated it it was amazing
Lovely

I love the characters and had trouble putting this book down. Coventry is a great rake and Lily is a superb female lead
Audrey
May 03, 2013 Audrey marked it as dnf-not-now-maybe-never
Shelves: historical
After sitting on this book for about nine months without any additional progress, I've relegated it to the no-man's-land of my "dnf-not-now-maybe-never" shelf.

I kind of wish I could finish it just so that I could give it the 1 or 2 star rating that I think it deserves. Clearly it didn't hold my interest. Clearly I had no desire to continue if I was stuck at 35% for nine months.

We'll see if I ever pick it up again and muscle my way through it until the end. Again, as the shelf says, this is not g
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Billie Jo
Dec 11, 2012 Billie Jo rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: zread-2013
Absolutely loved the unique story line! I really did enjoyed this book and would highly recommend reading it. However, I found myself thinking more than once how story could have really kept me on my toes but just missed the mark. There were a few opportunities where the author could have added a bit something more or gone in a slightly different direction that could have added more excitement and suspense to make this a real page turner.
Anne Martin
it is the classical love story with a happy end and more sex than usual. Lily is cut from the world after a fall from a bridge. She lives in pain and cannot move much. Giles is a distinguished rogue, taking much pleasure in sex, with any woman he can seduce. But Lily comes in his mind, in his dreams and he will cure her and fall in love with her. There is just not enough of a story for my taste.
Marlene
May 28, 2014 Marlene rated it liked it
Shelves: owned-books, kindle
Weird and slow moving. hard to imagine Lily so fragile to be up for sex or why Lord Daventry was so obsessed by her, as she did not have much every or conversation
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