She stumbles uite literally into Colin the most honorable man in the room and most defiantly not the one that she wants Though he turns out man in the room and most defiantly not the one that she wants Though he turns out be just who she needed if only she hadn t slipped away the morning afterColin Lord Danvers has just been convicted of treason and had his fiance break their betrothal all on what should have been his wedding day And while the charges against him were fake Lady Diana returning his ring was not His cousin convinces him to attend a cyprian ball where he meets a certain lady who just doesn t seem to belong Even as he tries to do the right thing and send her home untouched he cant seem to uite shake how right she feels Unfortunately after their night together Georgie disappears before he can ask her to marry him and while he did search for her with little to go on
AND WRONG ASSUMPTIONS HE MADE NO HEAD WAY BEFORE wrong assumptions he made no head way before to sail out two days later Fast forward a year Georgi is hiding out anywhere but England with her sister and daughter to avoid Kit s having to marry Lord Harris in Georgi s stead With the French invading however they Are forced to flee as luck would have it Georgi see s another man scaping and knows that if she follows him she is certain to find an Snowy River Man escape as well And anscape she did find right into Colin s armsso to speak And what would have been a happy reunion uickly turns sour when she discovers that that Colin is Lord Danvers her guardian a man who had never bothered to check on her and her sister and who had signed the contract for her marriage to Lord Harris Accusations and suspicions fly as Georgie hates Lord Danvers but still holds a tender for Colin And with Colin out to catch a spy and traitor Georgie s assumed name and refusal to answer any uestions seems to point suspicion towards her And that is all you get from me thought that may be just about half the book I really Night Moves (Harlequin Blaze enjoyed this book and the Heroine is uitenjoyable as well She is rather strong and has uite the devious mind when she needs to put it to use There were no over dramatics but plenty of cloak and dagger I m Les brumes d'avalon : roman eager to read the next in the series Over all 5 stars for a wonderful story with a good bit of suspense and romance I venjoyed this author s newer books so I thought I d go search out some stories from her backlist This was disappointing The characters are fine but this book seemed like two different books in one It was very disjointed The first 40% was the heroine trying to Malakai (Wicked Games, escape an arranged marriage and the rest was a shipboard spy adventure I liked the secondary characters too so I might continue with this series and hopefully it flows a bit better The story is good until Boyle decided to put in some lame love triangle toward thend just to increase the conflict which is unnecessary. Oes awry Yet once he starts to unmasked this bewitching lady he realizes the seductress who claims his heart may be the traitor he seeks Mistrust makes them adversaries in a perilous game but how can he dismiss his obsession with her when one night of passion ntwined their lives foreve.
Elizabeth Boyle · 9 ReadYour basic romance filled with mistaken identity xtreme coincidences misunderstandings danger and a little steamy sex When I started reading I had to ask myself if perhaps I d already read this It just sounded a little familiar Seriously with these romances often they do all seem very similar ONE of the reasons I am recording them here on GR so I can say DUH I ve already read that one They usually aren t super memorable I actually need a recordBut it may have sounded familiar for a different reason My library has this set listed in a different order Once Tempted as 1 This as 2 Stealing the Bride as 3 although it says this is 2 in the title if you click on the series it then shows this was as 1I believe these are all basically stand alone books with some overlap of characters I had read Once Tempted last summer and I do believe the main characters made an appearance in it and I do think they were together in that book if I remember correctly so logically chronologically at leastit does seem this one should be first One of my favorites uick read and some fun characters It took me a second to sort out the flash forward but it was refreshing that the heroine had some conseuences to her vening of fun a year "ago I would definitely have liked to actually read about the confrontation and leave taking in the interim Did "I would definitely have liked to actually read about the confrontation and leave taking in the interim Did sneak out ffectively Was there a row I missed having that part Nevertheless I liked the main characters and wanted for them to succeed in their uests And by the The Family Plan end there was some great chemistry between the heroine and hero 45 stars Pretty much because Georgie is an awesome character and the storyline is different So I actuallynjoyed the first part of the book and was looking forward to seeing Georgie scape the clutches of Lord Harris and thenwe flash forward a year and
Are Told Instead Of Shown What Hastold instead of shown what has to Georgie in the past year including how she vaded Lord Harris s lecherous old clutches And it just got boring to me because at that point it started to feel like a second chance romance and I m pretty sure if they had just talked to A Doctor in Her Stocking (From Here to Maternity each other there wouldn t be a second half I m not going to read the next book because Diana and Temple have HISTORY and that makes for a boring read for me One Night of Passion is the story of Miss Georgiana Escott a young woman who is about to be forced into an unwanted marriage and Lord Colin Danvers a naval officer on a secret mission Discovering that the horrible man her guardian wants her to marry will only do so if she is proven to be a virgin by a doctor she runs off in the middle of the night to find a man to make sure she fails the test Shends up spending the night in Colin s arms then rushes out the next morning leaving Colin a bit shocked and diss. They Met At London's Notorious Cyprian's Ball Georgiana Escott has one night to find the perfect man to ruin her and leave her with a tattered reputation so she can avoid an arranged marriage to an aging despicable roue With a misstep she tumbles into the arms of the disgraced and dashi. Apointed as he would have liked to continue their relationship The story then cuts to a year later in Italy Colin is conducting a secret mission against the French Georgiana who has a child from the one night she spent with Colin has fled England and is in Italy with her sister While fleeing from the French she finds herself on Colin s ship and Celebrity Bachelor eventually accused of being a French spy herselfThis book is somewhat ridiculous and complicated I never didntirely understand Colin s secret mission and the whole premise of Georgiana having to ruin herself in order to save herself from
a horrible marriage was a bit of a stretch Why didn thorrible marriage was a bit of a stretch Why didn t just run away She was obviously willing to do it later or just refuse to marry the guy She didn t HAVE to say I do I was also a bit distraught by the fact that she was carrying her daughter around in her luggage WTF Why wasn t she carrying the child in her arms like a decent mother As I ve found to be the case in Elizabeth Boyle s novels she lets the complicated somewhat silly plot run away with the story This book is no For Better and Worse exception Though the first 30% was rather slow with that all taking place over only one night the rest was pretty fast paced and I didnjoy the intrigue with the French and Georgie s cunning and courage All in all a pretty good romance I m really Cassidys Kids (Maitland Maternity, enjoying Elizabeth Boyle s writing style and characters Georgie in an attempt to not get married goes to a ball and meets Colin whoventually after much haranguing ruins her FAST FORWARD ONE YEAR Georgie now in Italy attempts to Rescuing the Texans Heart escape the French andnds up on Colin s boat He thinks she might be a spy She realizes belatedly that he s her guardian OH HORRORS 1 AHAHAHA Perfect companion to The Proposal because NO ONE IN THIS BOOK IS A FREAKING ADULT 2 So Georgie attends this scandalous ball in order to get herself ruined This ONE EVENING of her life takes up SIX CHAPTERS 40% OF THE BOOK And it s tedious and boring and Colin tries to get rid of George like seventy bajillion times I counted and instead of feeling like the culmination of sexual tension and motional connection the actual sex was like FINA OH IS THAT IT 3 So Georgie has a kid right Because of course she got pregnant FAF But WOW talk about a prop poppet The last half of the book is centered around spies and sailing and WHY IS THERE A BABY THERE4 I thought I had But I can t remember it One of the best books that I have read in a while Georgiana finds her self betrothed to a Lord Harris uite
OLD ENOUGH TO BE HER GRANDFATHERenough to be her grandfather whats a man who has already out lived nine wives And as Georgi puts it at least King Henry VIII had the good sense to die after 6 In an act of desperation She finds her self attending a less than reputable ball with rumination in mind Once there. Ng Lord Danvers But Georgie doesn't know that the lover she has nticed to follow her into the night and the stranger she holds responsible for her misfortunes are in the same When Lord Danvers find himself Her Cowboy Hero (Refuge Ranch entangled with a tempting Cyprian his secret mission toxpose a dangerous spy .