Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Celia's Grand Passion and Lucy in Disguise” as Want to Read:
Celia's Grand Passion and Lucy in Disguise
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Celia's Grand Passion and Lucy in Disguise

3.5  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Together for the First Time in One Volume,
the stories of an irresistible pair of brothers and the two equally captivating women who fall under their spell!

Celia's Grand Passion

No man in England can match Lord Kendal's cool elegance or rival his peerless diplomatic skills. His icy calm is as notorious as his untouchable heart. Undaunted, Lady Celia Greer, an exuberant you

Mass Market Paperback, 213 pages
Published April 5th 2005 by Signet
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Celia's Grand Passion and Lucy in Disguise, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Celia's Grand Passion and Lucy in Disguise

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-29)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Ana T.
Jan 03, 2011 Ana T. rated it liked it
I've put Kerstan on my WL after reading Lord Dragoner's Wife, that was a MOC story between a titled gentleman and a cit's daughter and I greatly enjoyed it. Celia's Grand Passion is completely different but it was also a nice story.

It starts in a surprising way with a lady of the ton hiding in a closet to spy on the gentleman of her dreams. Naturally she couldn't be an ordinary lady and Celia does have a strange story behind that we get to know as the action progresses. The
Feb 07, 2014 QNPoohBear rated it it was ok
Shelves: regency-romance
Lady Celia Greer, recently widowed is determined to cut a dash in London for the first time in her life. Her plans include taking a lover, and not just any lover, but the handsome widower, James Valliant, Early of Kendal, who has been the object of her fantasies for many years. Lord Kendal's first meeting with Celia is awkward and embarrassing and she asks him to forget it ever happened. He believes that will be an easy task, however, forgetting Celia is not easy. Celia's moment of Grand Passion ...more
Lynne Tull
Jan 06, 2011 Lynne Tull rated it liked it
Shelves: regency-romance
Two books in one...reads like one. Celia's Grand Passion is James Valliant, the Earl of Kendal and Lucy in Disguise is the woman his brother, Christopher "Kit", loves. These are the first books I have read by Lynn Kerstan. I like her writing style and her stories. I liked the James/Celia story more than the Lucy/Kit story. The former was more realist; the latter was an adventure/fantasy tale. There is something to be said for both. The only thing that always stands out in Period novels is when a ...more
Feb 12, 2013 Ilze rated it really liked it
Celia's Grand Passion - 4 stars - nice angsty "traditional Regency". Lucy in Disguise - 3 stars - cute story but it didn't engage me somehow.

2 out of 3 books I've read so far of Lynn Kerstan's are 4-star keepers - will be keeping an eye out for her books in the UBS in future - I don't think any of hers are still in print.
Darlene rated it liked it
Sep 21, 2013
Apr 11, 2010 Dana_h added it
Celia's Grand Passion and Lucy in Disguise (Signet Regency Romance) by Lynn Kerstan (2005)
Susannah Carleton
Susannah Carleton rated it really liked it
Nov 27, 2011
Miranda rated it really liked it
Feb 08, 2013
Bettye McKee
Bettye McKee rated it it was amazing
Aug 03, 2014
Kendra marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2016
Agnes added it
Jun 15, 2008
Rhonda added it
May 06, 2009
Rane added it
Dec 10, 2010
FlibBityFLooB marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2011
Diana marked it as to-read
Aug 02, 2011
Darlene Chidsey
Darlene Chidsey marked it as to-read
Sep 30, 2012
Cec added it
Apr 22, 2012
Carrie marked it as to-read
Aug 26, 2012
Deborah marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2013
Caro marked it as to-read
Jun 18, 2016
Laura marked it as to-read
May 03, 2013
Gabriela marked it as to-read
Oct 27, 2013
k added it
Nov 15, 2014
Lady Di
Lady Di marked it as to-read
Apr 06, 2015
Michele marked it as to-read
Apr 20, 2015
ARomanceLover marked it as to-read
Jan 24, 2016
M added it
Jan 28, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Lynn Kerstan is a former college professor, folksinger, professional bridge player, and nun.

Her first book, A Spirited Affair, published in 1993, was a double RITA finalist. In 1996, she took home a prestigious RITA Award for Gwen's Christmas Ghost, written with Indianapolis resident Alicia Rasley via E-Mail. A pioneer of on-line collaboration, she had previously collaborated with Rasley and Juli
More about Lynn Kerstan...

Share This Book