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Frannie and the Charmer (Four Roses #2)

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Love Struck

Mary Frances Donnelly's quiet reserve gives way to her white-hot Irish temper when her father provides her with a "partner" to run the Four Roses Hotel. Frannie hopes the handsome stranger will tire of the sedate ambience of a San Francisco hotel owner, but Sean Sullivan, full of blarney, full of life, and full of lust for his tantalizingly fiery partner, is not
Paperback, 384 pages
Published January 21st 1996 by Avon (first published January 1996)
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3 stars.

An older style historical that uses unresolved sexual tension rather than the newer style with insta-lust.

Our heroine Frankie/Frannie receives a telegram from her dad that he's sold his half share of their hotel to our hero Sean. Then Frankie and Sean are caught kissing in the church's confessional by the priest and have to marry to preserve Frannie's reputation. But Sean doesn't want to consummate their marriage because he's planning to leave with his family when they turn up....and hi
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