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Maddy Lawrence's Big Adventure

3.24 of 5 stars 3.24  ·  rating details  ·  21 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Be careful what you wish for... SHE ALWAYS HAD HER HEAD IN A BOOK....

Never-married Maddy Lawrence, thirty-four-year-old librarian, was a virgin whose only adventures to date had been courtesy of the printed page. Her favorite "fictional" hero? Ace MacKenzie--bold swashbuckler, who could rescue the downtrodden and make women swoon, both at the same time.

ebook, 256 pages
Published July 15th 2011 by Harlequin Treasury - Silhouette Intimate Moments (first published April 1st 1996)
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Rating 3.25
Reading this book requires suspension of belief and at first I wasn't willing to do that because my mood has been like that lately and then I got into the spirit of things. Yes, it is very implausible that the hero thinks our sheltered thirty four year old heroine is involved in a theft ring by a mob boss and he not only saves her, then actually kind of forces her to accompany him to Mexico City.

And I did find him heavy handed at first, getting her a make-over but then his concious ki
10/01/05 #170
GENRE/PUB DATE/# OF PAGES: Romance, 1996, 251 Pgs
COMMENTS: Maddy is a 34-yr-old librarian, single -- living
a very sedate life w/ her mother. While working a 2nd job at a newsstand to help cover her mother's medical expenses, she is kidnapped, rescued and taken to South America for the adventure of a lifetime. Fun, escapism.

Sep 24, 2007 Kristine rated it 3 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: romantics
Shelves: romance
It was very sweet and very cute. Simple story but it won't hurt your head.
Jonna Zarbano
Re-read this book like once a year!
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