The Greek Tycoon's Virgin Wife
Xandro Caramanis wants a wife. She must be well-bred, willing to give him an heir and accept a loveless arrangement. Ilana Girard is a society beauty with a head for business who understands emotions are not part of the deal....
Ilana accepts Xandro's proposal because she needs his protection. He doesn't realize she's never slept with a ma...more
Only thing different about this story is that heroin is a Virgin.
I noticed in other books all heroines had previous experiences.
But the rest of the story follows the same formula already known of the author.
The author has a very cynical view of the life of the rich and social interac ...more
Kind of boring actually.
The hero decides he needs to get married and picks out a lovely candidate. Too bad she's too perfect as the romance comes across as cold-blooded and a little boring.
Nice twist is that she has a real career rather than getting by being a cleaner or a PA. Nothing wrong with either of those situations, but when you have such a disparity in wages there is such a huge power imbalance. I guess you would ...more
This one was a little more enjoyable than the others, so I wo ...more
Its 'reciprocal'??? WTF, is it the most romantic thing he could come up with?
Whenever something romantic happens, the author goes into auto-repeat: "How much time has passed, minutes, hours?" This happens 10-20 times, every kiss basically...
Heroine endlessly vacillates between being a decisive professional woman (though she lets a designer dress get away without ...more
As is typical in Helen Bianchin books, she overuses particular words. In this book, I saw the words "capacious" and "evocative" too many times. ...more
Strong, yet feminine heroine with strong hero who was tough and masculine, but who was also compassionate rather than being ruthless. I have read quite a few of this author's books, and find her stories to be quite enjoyable.
Alexandro is greek tycoon. He grow up without love and attention from his father, mother (or his stepmother) so he doesn't believed in love. He just wants woman who can be his wife and be mother to his child .... absolutely without love. And his eyes land on Ilana, she was very sophisticate, good in socialize and has impeccable background, that made her be his suitable wife. Despite her famous reputation that she quite aloof with men. So He made his move...but Ilana tries so hard to not be near ...more
At age twenty-one Helen joined a girlfriend and embarked on a working holiday in Australia, travelling via cruis ...more