The Incorrigible Lady Catherine (The Three Disgraces #1)
by Elena Greene (Goodreads Author)
To escape her oppressive family, Lady Catherine Harcourt plans to wed a rogue. But when she's sent to the Lake District to repent for her rebellion, she can't find a rake anywhere. She does, however, discover Phillip Woodmere, a handsome gentleman farmer whose character is as sweet as his kisses. But can she truly find her heart's desire so far away from the "ton?"
Paperback, 256 pages
Published September 2001 by Zebra Books
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This is the first in Elena Greene's Three Disgraces series, a regency about three young women who met in school and remained close friends despite family and social pressures. Lady Catherine, a duke's daughter, is lovely, spirited, and despised by her father and stepmother. After attempting to elope with a notorious rake (to escape from her cold, disdainful family), Lady Catherine is banished by her father to stay with her spinster aunts in Cumberland. Unless she marries the man of his choice -...more
Mar 01, 2012 Amanda Caswell rated it 2 of 5 stars
I read the first novel in the Three Disgraces series only so I could read the third (Saving Lord Verwood) with some degree of understanding. The book itself is rather boring, but the characters are fine and I didn't regret reading it.
Jun 08, 2014 Jennifer rated it 5 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Recommends it for: everyone who likes a good romance novel
Recommended to Jennifer by: goodreads first reads
thanks goodreads first reads and the author for allowing me to win t his novel.while at first it is a slow start it actually picks up and fast and i loved the characters and the story line.I cant wait for the other three books in the three disgraces series.this is a book that kept me hooked to see what would happen next.thanks again for this opportunity and am looking foreward to other books from elena greene.
Well written though could have used a few more details for me. I liked that you knew she had a secret but you didn't quite know what it was until the end. Will definitely be getting the 2nd book. This was a great First reads.
Elena Greene grew up reading her mother’s Georgette Heyer novels, but it wasn’t until she went on an international assignment to the United Kingdom that she was inspired to start writing her own. Her first Regency romance was published in 2000 and was followed by five more Regencies and a novella. Her books have won the Desert Rose Golden Quill and Colorado Romance Writers' Award of Excellence. He...moreMore about Elena Greene...