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Kane (Louisiana Gentleman #1)

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Down in Louisiana, family comes first. In the delta town of Turn-Coupe, that's the rule the Benedicts live by. So when a beautiful redhead starts paying a little too much attention to Kane Benedict's grandfather, Kane decides to find out what the woman really wants.

Kane's sure Regina Dalton's up to no good. She's either out to grab his grandfather's money or a spy for the
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ebook, 400 pages
Published October 15th 2012 by Mira Books (first published February 1st 1998)
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Krissi
Aug 24, 2014 Krissi rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Liked the book itself, good storyline, nice intro to series. Enjoyed the general plot, for the most part, but not one I'll read a second time...

Didn't really like Kane, not my kind of hero (he uses fear and force against Regina on a regular basis) -- the first thing he does to Regina (who is both claustrophobic and a rape victim) is lock her in a coffin with him and sexually assault her, saying that she won't be released until he "gets what he wants" from her. She is only released because Kane's
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Polly
Nov 17, 2012 Polly rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I felt that this book was very slow starting, but I really liked the suspense and the characters.
It got better towards the end. I may try reading the second in the series to see if I like it better.

Shannon
Jul 21, 2007 Shannon rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: paperbacks
Blake writes a lot of historical fiction. This one is set in more modern times. I've read many of her books. Fairly typical romance novel stuff. Melodrama. Later on, I realized her prose contains the formulaic virgin rape fantasy which I'm not so sure is a good thing...
~Leslie~
Mar 18, 2012 ~Leslie~ rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: library-ebook
3.5 stars I had very mixed feelings about this book. Jennifer Blake is a very good writer and this story had an interesting premise, but the two main characters were very hard to like. But it moved quickly and the side characters were interesting. I will continue with this series.
Zetti
Mar 15, 2011 Zetti rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: couldn-t-finish
This is probably a good book bit after 4 attempts to finish the first chapter I decided to call it quits
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Jennifer Blake has been called a “pioneer of the romance genre”, and an “icon of the romance industry.” A New York Times and international best selling author since 1977, she is a charter member of Romance Writers of America, member of the RWA Hall of Fame, and recipient of the RWA Lifetime Achievement Rita. She holds numerous other honors, including two “Maggi
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