Midnight Pleasures (Pleasures #2)
Eloisa James, the acclaimed author of Potent Pleasures, returns to Regency England with an unforgettable new heroine -- a genteel but naughty innocent who gets more than she bargains for when she finally says yes to love.
To her legions of adoring suitors, it comes as quite a shock when Lady Sophie York rejects an offer of marriage...more
Namun karena permintaan konyol Sophie kpd Braddon, tunangannya utk membawa Sophie kawin lari ke Gretna Green. Dan gara-gara kepengecutan Braddon, akhirnya Braddon malah mengutus Patrick utk menemui Sophie, yang malah berakhir den...more
Patrick and Sophia have been caught in a compromising position, but even though he proposed to her, she refused him. Sophia wants a practical marriage, based on friendship rather than the passion sh...more
Even though the plot was a little bit frustrating. Way more of the back-and-forth than I usually like, of the "I can't marry you! I want to marry you! I won't marry you! I will marry...more
This was my first novel by Eloisa James, and it will not be my last. Her way with characters and their developmen...more
The beginning of this book is standard romance fare... with a little comedic hijinx resulting in the marriage of Sophia to Patrick. Sophia is Charlotte's (of Potent Pleasures) best friend and Patrick is Charlotte's Alex's twin brother... so this relationship was set up in the last book.
That's probably why the romance, the wedding and honeymoon happen so fast. We know who is going to be together and James d...more
Midnight pleasures was much better. It is the story of Sophie- the friend to Charlotte. Sophie's behavior is risque but still lady-like. Her strict French mother is always disappointed with her behavior and her father is always flirting or having affairs.
Sophie does not want to marry for love and stopped her relationship with Pa...more
I think what puts me off is the great, big misunderstandings here in the book. I know that's how most historical romances work but I thought that their confrontation could have been more dramatic.
Eloisa James could...more
In the night, all rules are forgotten....
Eloisa James, the acclaimed author of Potent Pleasures, returns to Regency England with an unforgettable new heroine — a genteel but naughty innocent who gets more than she bargains for when she finally says yes to love.
To her legions of adoring suitors, it comes as quite a shock when Lady Sophie York rejects an offer of marriage from the dashing, rakish Patrick Foakes in favor of amiable but dull Braddon Chatwin. He may be an earl, but it is Patrick's
Belum baca yang pertama, konflik diceri...more
Sophie is sure that marrying a rake will lead to heartbreak so she refuses Patrick even though they're caught in a compromising position.
Patrick is sure that the reason Sophie rejected him is his lack of a title.
They're both wrong but it'll take them quite some time to actually figure that out.
Lots of wrong turns make them drift apart until a traumatic and unexpected event helps them get closer and finally talk and sort their issues out.
aku bener-bener lebih suka cerita tentang Patrick Foakes daripada saudara kembarnya si Alex..
kebodohan Patrick masih bisa ditolerir lah dan ga terlalu fatal kek kebodohan Alex..
chemistry Patrick dan Sophie juga benar2 terbangun dengan bagus..
apalgi Sophie York adalah seorang perempuan yang cerdas
dia menguasai lebih dari 5 bahasa asing..
dengan keadaan zaman dahulu yang belum mengijinkan perempuan untuk bersekolah tinggi seperti yang dilakukan oleh laki-laki,Sophie York benar2 bisa mengamb...more
But Patrick wants to change her mind. He's in lust, a lot of lust, but he just doesn't want to let her go.
A quick read but the Big Misunderstandings last way too l...more
I have wanted to read the fairytale series by this author, I...more