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A Royal Ruse

(Royal Rendezvous #3)

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What's the only Christmas surprise better than a prince in disguise? Two of them.

Even though Christmas is fast-approaching, Prince Alaister is having trouble getting into the holiday spirit. A member of Parliament has been stealing and laundering public funds, and Alaister can't rest until he solves the crime. When he tracks the stolen money from his country, Alstadia, thr
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Published December 2nd 2019 by Enfield Books
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SuperWendy
Feb 16, 2020 rated it liked it
There's a bubblegum Hallmark Christmas Movie-vibe to this book that I think a lot of readers will gobble up. The plot itself is fairly absurd (anytime you have royalty from made-up countries that's kind of to be expected) but there's a light mystery thread running behind the scenes that keeps the plot moving forward. Unfortunately the pacing drags. There's a lot of info-dumping to set-up the plot because the mystery plays a roll in the first two books in the series, which also means there's elev ...more
Rian Fox
Jan 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The Best Christmas Romance Ever

I love romance books about Royality. It's my favorite trope ever and its no surprise that I love this book as much as I loved Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston. First of all Alaister and Ama are adorable together to the point of me having heart eyes reading ever scene they had together. The side characters and the relationship they had with their families was so relatable. I love how even when they are wrong everyone supports each other. Nour and Ama's
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Jackie
Mar 16, 2020 rated it really liked it
A Hallmark Christmas movie of a romance, albeit a far more inclusive one than the all white, all Christian card company's. Two princes of two imaginary island countries (one part of Europe, the other a part of the Caribbean), both in pursuit of evidence against an embezzler, end up in Yuletide, Maine for the holidays. Though each initially suspects the other, snarky Alaister and earnest Ama end up falling for one another as each deals with his personal and family baggage, too. A fun, trope-tasti ...more
Julie
Oct 13, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: ebooks, queer, romance
Fun ending to a really enjoyable trilogy. I loved reading in this world, and it would be great to revisit again if the author were ever inspired.
Slick
Dec 13, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Part mystery, part romance, but all fun, sweet, sexy, and romantic; I loved A Royal Ruse.
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