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The Learned Lady

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A DARING EXPERIMENT
Miss Penelope Grantham has been receiving grants for her scientific research under false pretenses--using a masculine name to apply for monies from a committee that would never fund a woman's work. But when she is summoned to appear in person, the resourceful lass finds.herself facing a possible prison sentence--unless she can find a suitable male willin
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Mass Market Paperback, 184 pages
Published January 2006 by Avon Books (first published January 1996)
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Laura Thomas
Apr 04, 2016 Laura Thomas rated it it was ok
Bit choppy ,not a lot of character development,storyline had promise.As the telling of the story went on issues and people were introduced but just inserted not resolved. A prodigal son,a lady scientist,murder and false identities should have made for a good story but not this time.
LemontreeLime
Cute and quick,and the author did her research very well on science at the turn of the 19th century.
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Joan Overfield (aka Carolyn Madison) has been a published author since winning the Golden Heart Award from Romance Writers of America in 1987 for her Regency, The Prodigal Spinster. Since then she has written a total of twenty-four novels. Along the way Joan has made several bestsellers lists and won numerous awards for her work, including 1998 Career Achievement in Regency Rom
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