Tough minded Jessica Trent’s sole intention is to free her nitwit brother from the destructive influence of Sebastian Ballister, the notorious Marquess of Diain. Lord of Scoundrels. Loretta Chase. Buy This Book. An AAR Top Romance. review originally published on May 15, Lord of Scoundrels held the #1 spot . BOOK REVIEW: Lord of Scoundrels by Loretta Chase Lord Dain can’t wait to put the infuriating bluestocking in her place—and in some.
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Any “bystander” could fill their role. The two exchange wits; Jessica requests that Dain send her brother back to England in exchange for a valuable religious icon she will sell him, while Dain wants the icon or else he will destroy her reputation and ruin her brother. I mean Dain came across as a selfish, hard nosed, vain, self-center man who could care and do less for an When I lodd up this book, I thought I would be in for a dark romance of two scoundrelss people.
Until the intelligent and beautiful Jessica came into his life. Droplets glistened on her hair and shimmered on her pink-washed cheeks. But being a father is a feeling. View all 50 comments.
The beautiful, mad creature – or blind and deaf creature, or whatever she was – coolly announced it as one might say, “Pass the salt cellar,” without the smallest awareness that the earth had just tilted on it’s axis. He would kill him self without her, but still he can not show her he loves her? Well, all of our girly lives people say how men have needs.
So if you are having a bath ,or out of time to visit your grandmother the man can have sex with other women because he has urges. I don’ t remember. How to Marry a Marquis Julia Quinn. Dain is used to purchasing the affections of women with coin, and sees many of them as opportunistic whores and says as much, projecting many of his mother issues onto the females in his acquaintance.
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What I didn’t like and prevented LOS from being a keeper: It was needed for the plot, I suppose, but grated on my nerves. They come to a dangerously explosive impasse. Sebastian, tortured, shunned by his father. Not that Kate Reading didn’t do a wonderful job but I find her voice distracting sometimes especially while voicing Dain.
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But once he meets Jessica that begins scoundrela change. Return to Book Page. To her surprise, Dain converts this proposition into a marriage proposal, and they are wedded in London several weeks later. She is an evil, godless creature. I said I do not like the boy. A look, a touch, they are all forbidden and dangerous.
The story begins inParis. I found it an unnecessary stretch. This book had me totally riveted!
Creo que esta historia funciona gracias al personaje femenino, que no tiene la piel fina, es una mujer con arrestos y siente debilidad por Dain, cuyo temperamento es muy complicado y ella sabe chaae. Sebastian Ballister, the notorious Marquess of Dain, is big, bad, and dangerous to know.
Dain is outraged that the impudent Lretta Trent has possession of something he covets, so he sets out of buy it from her. Married to the Viscount Sabrina Jeffries.
The war for love, pride and the last word starts in Paris. I loved him through and through and felt he deserved his HEA more than the average guy.
Under her married name, Loretta Chase, has been publishing historical romance novels since Keira Soleore April 9, at 5: Lord of Scoundrels is a story so well laid out and so beautifully told that it will forever hold lodd special place in my heart.
April 8, Publication Date: Because he was unwanted by his parents.
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The dialogue poretta witty and fun and the characters are interesting. I wonder if it continues to be rated No 1 out of nostalgia and habit? Sunday, August 14th “. Let her marry her. Jessica and Dain’s interactions were very amusing and I found scoujdrels laughing several times.
I think this book was and is just okay. This is a far cry from the imposing, dangerous figure he’s presented as from the beginning, and while I appreciated the author’s attempts to make him vulnerable, it didn’t really pan out.
Jessica knows she has to put a stop to this, so she goes to confront Dain. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers cuase over 50 million reviews. It wasn’t exactly snottiness or coldness or self-righteousness, but something close to these.