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The Society Catch
Louise Allen
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The Society Catch

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Miss Joanna Fulgrave has turned herself into the perfect society catch to be worthy of dashing Colonel Giles Gregory. But all her hard effort to improve herself comes to nothing when it looks as if Giles is about to propose--to someone else!

Deciding that bad behavior is infinitely more attractive than perfection, Joanna flees her shocked family. Gile
ebook, 304 pages
Published January 17th 2012 by Harlequin Special Releases (first published December 1st 2004)
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I finished this book in one night. It is the first historical harlequin I have ever read. It was funny and all the characters are quite likable. Joanna was spunky. I quite enjoyed her little fits and her unexpectedness.
I borrowed this book from the mobile library, and found it a refreshing read. It's been far too long since I've read a Regency and I haven't read many M&B Historicals either. That's about to change.

I liked Joanna, the feisty heroine of this story, and she made me laugh (and groan in equal measure) at some of her mishaps!

The hero, Giles, is gorgeous, and a delight to get to know. He is also very patient and forgiving considering all that happens to him because of Joanna's sometimes childish m
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I have had my nose buried in a history book - fact or fiction - for as long as I can remember, but even more important to me are the places and the objects that conjure up the past. My first attempt at historical fiction
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