Too Wicked to Love (Brides of Nevarton Chase #2)
Too wicked to love . . . but too tempting to resist!
Having already been deceived by a heartless fiancé, Genevieve Wallington-Willis knows better than to trust any man-which is why her attraction to John Ready is so very disturbing. Though devilishly handsome, he is far too mysterious-and a humble coachman, no less! But one inadvertent kiss and Genevieve is lost.
I wasn't convinced the characters behaved in ways congruent ...more
While I liked the hero for the most part, I really could not accept that he would fall for the heroine, Genny. I had a hard time empathizing with an 18-year-old heroine who worried that she was past her prime because she had lines on her face. Really?
So, th ...more
She was totally up herself and was a superficial, hypocritical brat. She loved to play the blame game; blaming everyone else for her poor decisions and she acted like a complete tramp when she was around the hero and then wondered why he reacted in the way he did. I could not muster up anything except distaste for the way she behaved and I didn't think she grew or changed in anyway. She was even contemplating manipulating the hero into marrying h ...more
John Ready is a great character who is too noble for his own good. Genny is very melodramatic and immature in the beginning, but she is young in life experience. You begin to forgive her as John forces her to see beyond her self to life. She grows very nicely into a mature young woman who recognizes the difference between puppy love ...more
RRAH's THOUGHTS AND PONDERINGS:
This story opens with our hero and heroine heading off to a house party in the country, while Captain Samuel Breedlove and Priscilla, his new bride, are off on their honeymoon. Before they depart, Samuel asks John to watch over Annabelle Bailey, who was apparently kidnapped by the villain, Lord Raventhorpe, and might still be in danger. Priscilla, on the other hand, is worried about her sister Genny, so she ...more
Reluctant to put her heart on the line Miss Genevieve Wallington-Willis will guard her heart against lying deceiving rogues who would use her for a step-up in the world. She’s already had her heart broken by a fiancé who scammed her leaving her to doubt her value or trust any man. Enter the enticing ...more
The story of John and Genny shows how to fight for the one you love and standing beside him despite what others think of him. That was seen when John revealed his true identity and immediately the guests and hosts jumped to the ...more
I’m the oldest of four sisters, and we are full-blooded Irish on our father’s side. Oh, and our house had one bathroom. If you have any questions about where I got my flair for drama, just imagine that scenario on a Saturday night when four teen-aged girls need to g ...more