New York Times bestselling author Christina Dodd brings you romance, intrigue, and passion in her most boldly sexual story yet! A WELL PLEASURED LADY is. A Well Pleasured Lady is marvelous entertainment and is likely one of the best romances you will read this year. Christina Dodd, in her first. : A well pleasured lady (): Christina Dodd: Books. Determined to conquer the passions of her past, Lady Mary Fairchild.
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European Historical Romance Review Tags: Well Pleasured 1 well Christina Dodd, at these online retailers:. Did he realize the impact of one strong male body against her flesh where only the winds of desolation had swept?
He stood so close his legs brushed her skirt, and he took up all the air to breathe. That latter reason is the case with A Well-Pleasured Lady.
I don’t need to read romantic fiction to read a rape scene like that, thanks, so I will stick with Dodd’s other books. Do you think I don’t know how many of my guests have tried to steal your services? Take a clue from the title: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
She couldn’t leave her fingers in the pitcher. Sometimes Dodd’s writing style confuses me. Guinevere thing got a bit odd after a while. I thought this book was ok. It came to my attention via a post on AAR dealing with rape in romance novels.
I don’t even remember this and I read it a week ago But Sebastian Durant, Viscount Whitfield, did recognize her as a Fairchild, one of his family’s bitter enemies.
It would have added further complexity and ambiance to this plot of familial intrigue, psychological trauma, and haunted pasts. Hi and thanks for visiting!
Although I have come to accept th This book is disgusting. Prim, plain, desperately virtuous Lady Mary Fairchild stared at the seductive gentleman and wondered — did he remember the elements of the night they met? She reads everything, but because she loves humor, she likes romance best.
The last scene on the rooftop could have been better. Than this is the romance for you! Besides this sex scene, the rest of the book was really good. AAR argued that the scene shows Sebastian trying to break down Mary’s carefully built reserve and while I can see that being the intention of the author, the chrsitina herself never actually brings cjristina out. Although Mary fights him the whole time, pulling his hair, hitting him, scratching him, kicking and trying to get away, he has sex with her anyway.
With more than 15 million of her books in print, Publishers Weekly praises her style that pleasuged Dodd’s easy, addictive charm and steamy storytelling. May 25, Househippo rated it it was ok Shelves: Abruptly, mightily furious, Mary rose to her feet in one smooth movement and started toward the door. The story is centered around the lwdy love between Mary and Sebastian. This book is going on my keeper shelf; it has a sensational storyline, clever dialogue and writing, characters who will earn your love, and chemistry as potent as anything Bill Nye could mix up.
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A Well Pleasured Lady
Mary ended up working as head housekeeper for Lady Valery who is notorious for having clandestine liaisons with members of the parliament.
Romance Novelist named Christina — her mother was very impressed. Yet he held her as firmly as a shackle, and she couldn’t struggle. This book reminds me of a 18th-century version of Clue Meanwhile, Lord Whitfield observed pleazured closely.
Apr 10, Susy rated it it was ok Shelves: Please review your cart. Paperbackpages. Her rigid corset would keep her from wilting and vigorous self-training kept her spine from touching the chair back. But still an enjoyable fare. Mass Market paper Upcoming! Unfortunately, the character who intrigued me the most, Hadden, does not play a very prominent role in the book.
A Well Pleasured Lady (Fairchild Family #1) by Christina Dodd
Should the diary fall into the wrong hands, not only would his beloved godmother suffer, but the very government could fall. And don’t forget it is ok to be an abusive rapist as long as something traumatic happened in your past! Well Pleasured 1 by Christina Dodd, at these online retailers: In the ten years since, she had abandoned her youthful impetuousness and transformed herself into a housekeeper — disguising her beauty beneath a servant’s dour clothing determined to conquer the passions of the past.
The Knave of Hearts. By force of his alpha male bullshit she is repeatedly raped and abused by Viscount Shitfield. My Shopping Bag 0 Item You have just added: I think my biggest complaint was that it ended too quickly. Wow, to add to an already boring, draggy story, he rapes her but it’s okay because even though she fought him the whole time she ended up kinda liking it?
When her employer, the well-lived and well-loved! The author jumped into the middle of the story, not a bad authorial decision, but the backstory is clumsily handled.