Beguiling the Beauty (The Fitzhugh Trilogy Book 1) – Kindle edition by Sherry Thomas. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or. When the Duke of Lexington meets the mysterious Baroness von Seidlitz- Hardenberg on a transatlantic liner, he is fascinated. She’s exactly. Author: Sherry Thomas Publication Info: Berkeley Sensation ISBN: Genre: Historical: European. Beguiling the.
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Prologue It happened one sunlit day in the summer of The romance in Sherry Thomas’s historicals doesn’t always work for me, yet invariably she wins me over. That’s why she decides to get revenge. You would think he was a sappy little fool, but let me tell you ladies he holds his own.
Some of the plot points are simply unbelievable, some predictable. Townsend, however, was undaunted.
Widowed twice, she has suffered in ways unknown to the hero and she is a lovely person, caring and affectionate and loyal to her family. A Rose at Midnight. Is Venetia judged at first glance as just a pretty face? It was always the size of these prehistoric beasts that most enthralled her. Last night, because I enjoyed it and binged it to no end, I might have given it a 5.
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There is nothing wrong with being powerfully attracted to a beautiful someone whose character is a total mystery to you, aherry I want to take the idea that this can be Love, and that it can and should be important to the attracted person, and that this experience can and should be a life-changing event, and crumple beguiping into a tiny ball and bite it and jump on it and then set it on fire.
After Christian realises that the mysteriously veiled bevuiling siren is Venetia in disguise, the tension and stress between them escalates further. Thus, I feel the book could have done without those scenes. Mostly, it’s this horrible dress she’s wearing. Nov 27, Victoria Cavill rated it it was amazing Shelves: He did not move in the same circles as she, did not attend the London Season, and did not follow the fashionable calendar of events.
Of course, doesn’t lying sehrry that most of the time? About Sherry Thomas Sherry Thomas burst onto the romance scene with Private Arrangements, one of the most anticipated debut historical romances in recent history and a Publishers Weekly Best of the Year book. Click here to read more about Sherry’s first book in the Elementals Trilogy.
Fortunately, other than having this fixation on the heroine, the hero is a perfectly admirable man of good character in every other way. It’s all about the wangsty emoz This review contains spoilers, and Thojas don’t care. Spinsterhood breathed down her neck, yet in spite of it, she must still be accompanied everywhere by either a servant or a chaperone. There wasn’t any darkness in this story at It felt light and fluffy, but overall a very satisfying romance IMO.
Tje be so sweet to see the married strangers become married for real. She appeared to him as beakty on a stage, alone and flooded by limelight. A group of students coming toward them slowed to a halt, gaping at Venetia. He dreamed of her.
Beguiling the Beauty (Fitzhugh Trilogy, #1) by Sherry Thomas
View all 6 comments. Ten bguiling after not meeting her and falling in love with her anyway, he gives a lecture begiiling Harvard about evolution. The harshness of his voice was reflected in his countenance, his once winsome features now hard and brittle. I wasn’t crazy about His at Night And if he despised Howard for wanting her, then why bring Howard deeper into their lives?
Some of these themes are Harlequin-esque in their silliness. If Christian admitted his identity, would Townsend blacken his name before the missus? Venetia Fitzhugh Townsend Easterbrook stepped closer to look at its tiny teeth, resembling the blade of a serrated bread knife, which indicated a diet of soft-bodied marine organism. Venetia is the real draw to this book, as far as this reader is concerned.
Sherry Thomas’s writing is once more close to perfection. Venetia is a darling. But the plan has backfired.
There were none and what was there was brief, which was sad because she has done a wonderful job in the past with love scenes. Both parties committed big breaches of trust, one indiscretion by the H which caused the ensuing meeting of the H and h, and the deception by the h in return and these seemed to just disappear very quickly.
But it is so trope-y. I also was totally convinced by Lexington’s feelings towards her. I foresaw plenty of emotional fireworks, and lots of situational hijinks. He hadn’t noticed anyone accompanying her.