EBOOK DOWNLOAD Wicked Little Game Series #3 Ç Christine Wells
Plot Barely bearable for reading in the bathroom in short takes at least for now I may abandon it I m only on p 57 as I type thisHere s an example of the proseEach new sense of her was like brandy on an open wound Last night he d thrown off his armor shed his skin laid himself open raw and vulnerable Ad she d ripped his vitals out plunged a dagger in his heartCan you say Ack I finished it lots of skimming involved though to manage it Intricate plot after all but the writing was painful Mary Balogh does the whole too proud to embrace happiness much better I ust wanted to smack the heroine upside the head I ust finished
reading it I had a hard time find sympathy for Sarah it I had a hard time find sympathy for Sarah I ll concede part of her hesitation in contacting her family was guilt and shame I still believe the majority of it was simple pride She didn t want to admit her mistakes to them and apologize which shows a lack of maturity and stubbornness that borders on stupidityI understand that basis of what the author was trying to achieve but I feel she failed for the most part While I give her credit for taking on such a hard character I think what should have come across as fear and guilt ust seemed cold and cruel instead I m afraid I saw her only as a prideful martyr all the way through the endIt was hard to sympathize with her as she wasI can t say I was very impressed with the book as a whole though it did have a few redeeming ualitiesI may be curious enough to read the second book Sweetest Little Sin which I have in my TBR pile however We shall see Angsty regency historical romance inspired by Indecent Proposal the Robert Redford movieThe Maruis of Vane has wanted Lady Sarah a married woman for many years She knows it and her wastrel husband knows it Her husband offers one night with Lady Sarah to Vane for 10000 pounds Readers who dont care for technical adultery under any circumstances should stay away from this bookThis novel is ust under 300 pages there is a preview of her next book in the back hence why its listed at 320 pages and to stretch the conflict out til the HEA Wells has Sarah be a bit of a pill Unfortunately Vane is really kind patient and uite besotted not to mention well hung so Lady Sarah might a pill Unfortunately Vane is really kind patient and uite besotted not to mention well hung so Lady Sarah might across as too unsympathetic in comparison to some readersI have no idea if this book is part of a series and Wells s website is decidedly unhelpful but I assume so since there is seuel baiting with some of Vane s friends It worked on me since I will probably read Wells s next book This was my first book by this author and overall it was pretty good not great Sensuality RGrade Ing that will stop him from claiming her as his own leaving him shattered by her betrayal But neither she nor Vane dreamed their passionate encounter would set the stage for murder and that a deadly twist of fate could spell a lifetime of regret or a love to last all time. ,
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Lady Sarah has been rather unhappily married to Brinsley Cole for ten years now and she s been secretly lusting after the Maruis of Vane For his part Vane has not only lusted but sort of loved Lady Sarah from Afar When Her Husband Spies An Interaction When her husband spies an interaction them he views it as an opportunity for some cash and offers Vane a night with his wife for 10000 pounds He refuses the offer but when Lady Sarah shows up that night indignant because her husband had told her it was the other way around things get out of hand and they spend a passionate
night together But Sarah is prideful and to protect herself then demandstogether But Sarah is prideful and to protect herself then demands 10000 pounds Vane is incensed at being used so callously and kicks her out When she returns home Sarah learns finds her husband murdered The only alibi both she and Vane have are each other which compromises Sarah and makes a marriage of convenience necessary Vane still Ugh Melodramas piled on top of one another until the whole thing toppled over onto my DNF pile When a young reckless and strong willed seventeen year old Lady Sarah married Brinsley Cole she though it was a great and passionate love they shared Fighting nearly tooth and nail to get what she wanted Sarah burned bridges with her family to achieve her goal of marriage Unfortunately her thoughts of love were nothing but a smokescreen hiding her husband s true and cruel intentions Now ten years later Sarah has constructed formidable and icy walls to shield her heart and exudes the prickly and prideful nature of a woman scorned but also one bound and determined to hold her head high There s only one soul on earth that probes beneath her hateful layers to the passionate woman below and that s the utterly masculine Maruis of Vane The man is danger in the flesh and Sarah has always felt his penetrating gaze to the very heart of her soul but she s also prided herself on her everlasting refusal to partake of the sinful pleasure that he s always offered her always wanted from herVane can t actually put into words the why or how of his infatuation with Lady Sarah Cole Once already years ago he asked to form an arrangement with her but she shot him down with such cold precision that he couldn t stand to see for her many many months Even with the beating to his pride Vane still could couldn t stand to see for her many many months Even with the beating to his pride Vane still could turn his mind loose from Sarah Despite her icy demeanor Vane was sure that it shielded passion for her soul was nearly tangible to his roaming awareness She plagued his thoughts and his body and her confounded husband only served to spark his intense anger over the fact that he wasn t the first to claim her hear. For years the Maruis of Vane has hungered for Lady Sarah from afar watching the beauty brave a disastrous marriage Then Sarah's wastrel husband makes Vane an indecent offer one night with Sarah for ten thousand pounds and the temptation is almost too greatWhen Sarah comes. ,
TWhen the very man that holds Vane s every desire approaches him with the horrid proposition of one night with his wife for ten thousand pounds Vane is "then tempted but honor prevents him from accepting the offer Yet surprisingly Sarah arrives on his "tempted but honor prevents him from accepting the offer Yet surprisingly Sarah arrives on his demanding an audience Vane thinking that she has finally come to him surrenders his famous control and the two make
love until morning With fleeting thoughts of making Sarah his forever he begs her to stay only to have theuntil morning With fleeting thoughts of making Sarah his forever he begs her to stay only to have the of his dreams demand her ten thousand pounds from him Feeling the cold claws of betrayal Vane lets her go with every intention of never laying eyes on the woman that broke his heart but murder would throw them together once againDesperate to prevent the truth of her whereabouts on the night of her husband s death Sarah s only recourse is to swear vehemently that she s innocent when suspicious eyes turn her way Despite the cruel fact that her marriage to Brinsley sunk her far below the high position within society that she once took for granted Sarah will not allow her husband s death and the subseuent unveiling of her affair to tear her already not allow her husband s death and the subseuent unveiling of her affair to tear her already reputation to shreds But when it s brought to her attention that Vane is being looked upon as a potential suspect Sarah reveals her secretMeanwhile Vane is trying desperately Potential spoiler below the fold I don t mention anyone by name but it might help you guess as to who it is as you re readingThis one fell flat for me The romance takes place in a very short amount of time a month or so as far as I can tell and the characters have very swift multiple changes of heart and realization in that brief period There really wasn t enough conflict to support a novel of this length if the hero and heroine had ust sat down and had a fifteen minute conversation somewhere in the first five chapters it all would have been resolved very uicklyThe villain was also unexpected and therefore difficult to believe And The villain was one of those insane villains which is such an annoying stereotype The portrayal of people with mental illness as dangerous and murderous is so offensive and tired I far rather would have preferred a villain who was a flaming asshole rather than insane The premise is promising but somehow the overall execution is somewhat lacking Strangely for 2 people who ve longed for each other for 7 yrs they do My Ratings Hero rating 4Heroine rating 4Steam Factor 35PlotStoryline 4Overall rating 3 Bit of a snooze and I didn t understand the heroine s appeal Overwrought take on the sell a night with the wife for a bazillion bucks. To him Vane can't resist making love to her on his own terms Nor can Sarah refuse a night of exuisite pleasure with the devastating man who haunts her dreamsBy morning Sarah's desire turns to shame and a deep fear of Vane's power to bind her Desperate she does the one th.