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Preview — Let It Be Love by Victoria Alexander
Let It Be Love
Dashing Jonathon Effington, the Marquess of Helmsley, has had more than one lady willingly fall into his arms. But he's so delicious none has ever complained at their inevitable parting. And while Jonat ...more
HEROINE: You've LIED to me!
HERO: Yes, um, sorry, but I only did it 'cuz I loved you and I didn't know it yet.
HEROINE: I'm only an OBLIGATION to you!
HERO: No, not at all. I'm just, y'know, an idiot. Which I have, by the way, told you seventeen times in this novel. So you shouldn't be surprised, really.
HEROINE: I don't want to be an OBLIGATION, you dastard!
That said, this was a decent enough story. Will continue reading her despite her over dependence on certain phrases.
It was good enough to finish, but not good enough to care about reading the rest of the series.
Among a group of young bachelor's in England, Jonathon Effington is known for his annual Christmas Eve tryst, as well as his lack of desire to get married. That is, until he's propositioned by Fiona Fairchild, the cousin of his close friend, and a young woman in a dilemma over her father's will: she must marry if her dowry AND the dowries of her ...more
Dashing Jonathon Effington, the Marquess of Helmsley, has had more than one lady willingly fall into his arms. But he's so delicious none has ever complained at their inevitable parting, And while Jonathon's no stranger to passion of the flesh his heart has remained untouched. Until now... At each Christmas Ball, Jonathon selects a delectable lady to share the pleasures of the evening-after all, it's holiday tradition! But he is shocked to discover that his choice is replaced by and enchanting s...more
Back to 1853, Jonathan Effington, future Duke, has a perfect woman in mind. His friends are doing all they can to avoid marriage but Jonathan would not mind it. Oliver's cousin comes to live with them. She must get married to get her inheritance and she has her 3 younger sisters to think of. Oliver quickly sees that Fiona fits the image of what Jonathan considers the perfect wife. Only when reality is ...more
They really are quite a pair! Such an entertaining tale, much farce!
I love a lively historical with all the pomp and circumstance! Really enjoyable read!
A fun series.
I thoroughly enjoyed LET IT BE LOVE.
New York Times bestselling author Victoria Alexander was an award winning television reporter until she discovered fiction was much more fun than real life. She turned to writing full time and is still shocked it worked out.
Since the publication of her first book in 1995, ...more