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The Bittersweet Bride by Vanessa Riley
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Interesting premise--Theo Cecil is a half black widow looking for a husband in order to ward off her son's creepy guardian. Theo is business-minded and she runs her farm like a pro. Ewan is the son of an earl, a former soldier, and a playwright. He and Theo used to be involved.

I liked that the heroine was working class--now middle class--and a woman of color. I liked that this was the Regency era. I liked that the hero was the second son. There were elements I guessed early on and the tropes were kind of obvious, but overall, I liked the story.
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Reading Progress

July 1, 2018 – Shelved
July 1, 2018 – Shelved as: to-read
August 20, 2018 – Started Reading
August 28, 2018 –
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September 7, 2018 –
22.0%
September 7, 2018 – Shelved as: 2018-books
September 7, 2018 – Finished Reading

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