The Wife He Always Wanted (School for Brides #5)
Sarah Palmer is impoverished, desperate, and alone. Her father was murdered years ago, and her only sibling is now dead. When an unkempt man turns up on her doorstep, he claims a friendship with her late brother, and the desire to fulfill her brother’s dying wish that they m ...more
I didn’t have any real expectations for The Wife He Always Wanted when I picked it up. The author, and her previous books in the series, were totally unknown to me. What I ended up with was a really middle of the road book. The story seems to skim the surface of what Regency romances are without ever delving into deeper emotion or any original territory.
Sarah Palmer has been left destitute by the death of her father and brother. She is struggling just to put food in he...more
I found that this author has written some very good books in the Bride Romance series. I haven't read all of them, of which I wish I had started with Book One and continued in series. I loved the book. Sarah Palmer appeared at first to be a country mouse, but she soon became a strong woman who finally let her husband be a husband. I know some readers don't care for the 'mistress' kind of book, but this book held a different outlook on the 'courtesan'. The courtesans were being helped if th ...more
Although this is the fifth book in the series, this was my first experience with School for Brides and its author. I have to say that I was lured by the title because it suggests that I'll get that rare treat in hist ...more
Cheryl books always lose me in the middle .. the plot get to complicated and a little boring there ..
Not reading one of hers for a while ..
I loved the whole bunch all the characters of the previous books are in this one. I loved the interactions, the revisit .. it was nice and refreshing.
She lives in Michigan with her family, two cats and a very hairy dog. She enjoys outdoor adventures and traveling, when she has the time, and hopes to make her first visit to England in the very near future.