Once a Gentleman (Ladies' Fashionable Cabinet #3)
When two friends are found in a compromising situation, their marriage of convenience turns into something neither was looking for ... and something neither can live without.
Nicholas Parrish wakes one morning to pounding at the front door of his London townhouse. Standing before him is the irate father of Prudence Armitage and several of her scowling brothers. They accuse...more
1. THIS BOOK IS SO FRUSTRATING.
2. FRUSTRATION ONE: Prudence is described as frumpy and plain. Here is a literal rundown of her features: thick, curly golden-red ha ...more
No tiene una gran trama, ni es de esos inolvidables, pero sin duda engancha, se lee rápido y es simpático. Justo lo que necesitaba ahora mismo xD.
Interesting concept - a slight spin on the "man trap"... This is not the first book in a series about a periodical called "The Ladies' Fashionable Cabinet". The magazine's offices are out of the home of Nicholas Parrish and his sister Edwina. But Edwina has recently married and is away on her wedding trip. In her place, a loyal employee Prudence is managing editor. Except that diligent Prudence stays late one evening, working on the magazine, and falls as ...more
There is a problem from the start with this new couple's relationship, the total lack of communication! So I can't even say there was lots of miscommunication because Mr. Nicholas Parrish talks more to his father and bestie Simon then to his actual wife, Prudence Armitage. Prudence is just as guilty because she is chatting with Flora and her small group of friend ...more
"Pru had been a part of the aristocratic world he disdained. He had never guessed, but wondered if he might have done, if he had not ignored her as thoroughly as did her own family"
"She was tired of making excuses, ...more
Woke up with someone pounding on his door, and thought he the only one home. He answers door only partway dressed and man demanding he do right by his daughter that he has compromised?? He has no idea what he is tal ...more
It's got all the predictable ugly duckling to beautiful swan who manages to get the main story lines but it's a good easy r ...more