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Faking It (Dempseys #2)
3.85
There were things about this that I really liked--the "Poor Baby" scene had me laughing sympathetically for days and I enjoyed the lack of judgment ab...more
Apr 02, 2010
Apr 07, 2010
 
For Darkness Shows the Stars (For Darkness Shows the Stars, #1)
3.93
Being very familiar with Persuasion makes this harder to judge on its own terms, but I think that as a science fiction novel for young adults it succe...more
Jul 18, 2012
Jul 04, 2012
 
Frederica
4.13
Not quite as delightful as The Grand Sophy, but fun and well-written. The characters were, if anything, even more well-drawn, and the way she worked d...more
Aug 27, 2011
Aug 29, 2011
 
Friday's Child
3.87
This is a type of Heyer I don't care for as much as some others--a desperately in love, younger girl winds up married to an older, more worldly man an...more
Mar 26, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Grand Sophy
4.16
When you picture yourself lying on the couch eating bon-bons and reading novels, this is the novel you are reading. The style is Jane Austen as writte...more
Aug 25, 2011
Aug 09, 2011
 
The Foundling
3.70
I missed the clever banter that characterizes Heyer at her best, but this was a nicely drawn sketch of a young man struggling to find his own strength...more
Mar 22, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Lady of Quality
3.77
This is the kind of Heyer I like best: two evenly-situated characters matching wits. The male half of the central couple is much less clearly drawn th...more
Mar 28, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Pistols For Two
3.71
This collection of short stories is delightful. While at times I wished Heyer had expanded one or two into full length novels, I was pleased not to ha...more
Mar 27, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Powder And Patch
3.51
While the woman in this is pretty annoying in her demands, the transformation of the protagonist is enjoyable and reminds me a bit (just a bit) of The...more
Apr 12, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Charity Girl
3.43
At first seeming in danger of falling into my least favorite of Heyer's tropes--the older man with a beholden waif--Charity Girl avoids that fate for...more
Mar 31, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Garden Spells
4.06
A wonderful mix of food, love and magic in a small town, Garden Spells is a book about recognizing your fate and seeing the love that's in front of yo...more
May 09, 2011
Mar 03, 2011
 
Faro's Daughter
3.88
None
Feb 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Cotillion
3.95
None
Jan 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Arabella
3.99
None
Nov 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
Sylvester
4.07
None
Nov 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Convenient Marriage
3.68
None
Feb 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Corinthian
3.92
None
not set
Mar 01, 2012
 
Devil's Cub (Alastair, #2)
4.17
None
Dec 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
These Old Shades (Alastair, #1)
4.04
None
Dec 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
Regency Buck (Alastair, #3)
3.83
None
Dec 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
When True Night Falls (The Coldfire Trilogy, #2)
4.12
None
not set
Nov 09, 2011
 
The Masqueraders
3.99
None
Feb 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Talisman Ring
3.90
None
Feb 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Bath Tangle
3.73
None
Dec 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Unknown Ajax
4.00
None
Jan 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
The Reluctant Widow
3.74
None
Jan 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Sprig Muslin
3.68
None
Dec 2011
Mar 01, 2012
 
False Colours
3.76
None
Mar 15, 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
Cousin Kate
3.39
None
Jan 2012
Mar 01, 2012
 
A Civil Contract
3.64
None
Dec 2011
Mar 01, 2012
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