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miserable In previous book even had a woman s hand chopped off as a jokeAs with the irst book this one is considered politically incorrect Maybe I m just jaded but I didn t think this one was that bad Yes Ian sleeps with Alanna and takes her virginity when she s drugged and unable to consent but he didn t hurt her and she was awake enough to moan in pleasure even though she thought the experience was a wonderful dream I agree what he did was wrong but I ve read much worse in other books I wish Sebastian and Mary North American Spies from book one would ve made an appearance Ian s cousin Wilda was here and she s childish than I remember Still I liked the development of her character I enjoyed the history of the Selkies the description of the Highland landscape and the Hh s romance once theyinally worked through their differences I would ve liked an epilogue or some detail about how the Selkie pact will change since the death of one of the guardians There s one book in the series a novella in the Scottish Brides anthology and I look Che Guevara forward to reading it 3 Stars A charming story The MacLeod s have a pact with the selkies off their shore a mutual pact to aid and protect one another the selkies provide a rare pearlrom the ocean s depths the MacLeod s protect their section of the ocean with an eleborate set of checks and balancesbefore Alanna s birth Leslie Fairchild came to Fionnaway Manor and Fire Blood (A Targaryen History, fell in love with a selkie Muirne a wild selkie who was eager to know what the above water world was like but Leslie was not true and when Muirne is pregnant he abandons her she raises her son Ian until his 11th birthday when she must return to the sea after delivering him to Leslie Leslie was a horribleather demeaning angry and Ian eventually struck out on his own made a 21st Century Corporate Citizenship fortune traveled the world but didn tind hme Alanna is born lady of the manor to a weak mother who died when she was young and to an alcoholic De Koersk - De dodelijke reis van een kernonderzeeër father who did not attend to the needs of his people Alanna learned to manage herather and the estate loving the people and the land Until her 16th birthday when her ather died and left Leslie Fairchild as her guardian when she turned 17 he tried to rape her and wouldHim Miserable In Previous Book
have succeeded she could not escape him except he could not hold an erection She runs awaysucceeded she could not escape him except he could not hold an erection She runs away the witch s hut and lives and trains with the witch disguising herself to look old and witchy and stepping into the witches shoes on her death until she turns 21 and can claim Fionnaway She loves her people she deeply e. E her houseNow with skill and charm Ian must penetrate the lady's defenses and boldly lay claim to her body and spirit But irst he must prove himself worthy and he holds the power to enchant and delight inflame and inspireand to convince this lady her true home is in her lover's heart. ,
M until some Big Misunderstanding is resolved Dodd redeems her male protagonists in time so that we can enjoy seeing their women enslave them in return Recommended especially to ans of Connie Brockway s historicals I think Dodd and Brockway have done a book or two together their styles are complementary and both excel at gentle humor sharp repartee and luscious sex scenes I admit I m not too ond of paranormal romance I like a good ol historical romance without any magic and such I came to a conclusion that I wouldn t have minded it too much Maybe that s part of the reason the book did not sell to me But what mostly bothered me was SPOILER SPOILER the heroine being Taken In Her Sleep OO I Just Really Cannot Fathom in her
OO just really cannot athom can be considered romantic There were some nice and Comparative Contract Law, Second Edition funny parts though I liked the Dream of me part and Ian s confession But I think their pairing lacked some chemistry In the second book in the Well Pleasured series Ian Fairchild arrives at Fionnaway Manor in Scotland at his dyingather s behest As one of the infamous Fairchilds he s an illegitimate son trapped in a cruel Breakfast with Anglo family who taunts him and makes himeel inferior He s also part Selkie and has abandonment issues since his seal shifter mother left him when he was a childLady Alanna MacLeod is the long lost rightful heir and mistress of the manor She ran away One Big Damn Puzzler four years ago to escape an unsuitable marriage and now plans to return on her twentyirst birthday to take control of the manor and her lands Unfortunately Landscapes of Communism for her Ian wants her property just as badly as she does He s the son and heir to the cruel Leslie Fairchild Alanna s guardian When she returns Ian knows he ll only get the property through marriage so he sets out to seduce her I couldn t relate to Alanna and Ian They re both strong stubborn characters but they constantly butted heads He s so desperateor a home and a place to belong that he selfishly seduces her without a care to her wants and needs Likewise she s so na ve and hopeful to win back her home NORJAK from Leslie that she can t see all the problems ahead of her As a land owning woman in her time period she doesn t have many rights and needs a husband to secure heruture It s not right or air but that s how things worked Given her options I ound her very The Outside foolishor not giving Ian a chance to prove himself Also the age difference irked me She s 21 and he s 34 It was a little much Loving James (Surviving Elite High, for me Though I liked parts of this book I don t understand why Alanna and Ian catered to Leslie who was an absolutely horrible person He de. GlishmanIan Fairchild knows that Fionnaway belongs to him alone For years he yearnedor the cherished place where he passed his childhood He can secure his rights to the manor only through marriage with the enigmatic Alanna but the exuisite hellion has warned him at knifepoint to leav. .Sleep I Just Really Cannot Fathom
Confusing paranormal elementsBizarre and somewhat suicky seductionFelt Like It Could Have it could have been shorterVague bad guys with a nefarious that makes little senseDeus ex machina endingFor all that some of it was charming Too much weighing it down though I will try Dodd again but I ll look or another sale price I m surprised to see this book referred to as paranormal romance I happen to dislike paranormal and was disappointed when Christina Dodd
began to write about shape shifters etc so eel compelled toto write about shape shifters etc so I See Rude People feel compelled to this delicious historical romance A Well Favored Gentleman has a great deal in common with Dodd s delightful and steamy Governess Brides series than with her paranormal series Yes there is a touch of myth and magic here inspired by local lore but the story doesn t really hinge on this Rather the selkie legend adds to the atmosphere of a particular place and time This next part is SPOILERISH but only to the extent that might help readers who dislike paranormal choose not to miss out on this bookor the wrong reason If the well HVAC Design Sourcebook favored gentleman of the title is exceptionally beautiful charming and determined not to be separatedrom his chosen mate maybe it s because he s descended Melvin Menchers News Reporting and Writing from a long ago doomed union between a human and a selkie the irresistibly enchanting sea creature of Celtic coastal mythology Dodd s story doesn t hinge on our believing in the myth It s just a magical idea that happens to parallel certain aspects of the Hh relationship Selkies in the authentic myth not invented by Dodd as a basisor her novel were enchanted seals who could live briefly as human beings of ethereal beauty In order to keep a selkie as his wife the man who The Far Dawn (The Atlanteans, fell in love with her would have to play a cruel trick stealing and hiding her seal skin so she couldn t return to the sea When the bad boy hero of A Well Favored Gentleman uses less than honorable methods to secure his bride there is an implicit relationship between his behavior and the act of the long ago male ancestor who tricked captured wed loved andinally lost a magical selkie bride That s pretty much the extent of this novel s paranormal influence a poignant and bittersweet backstory that makes us long Ormen i Essex for an HEA This book and it s companion novel A Well Pleasured Lady both can stand alone are among myavorites in a long history as a Bare It All (Love Undercover, fan of Christina Dodd s sexy witty and beautifully crafted historicals Even when her bad boy characters behave abominably they can t uite hide the intrinsic goodness at their core And instead of making us loathe the. Where has she been The rumorsly throughout the Scottish countryside about Lady Alanna the beautiful and mysterious displaced mistress of Fionnaway Manor And now she has emerged Bare It All (Love Undercover, from hiding only toind her beloved estate besieged by greedy relativesand coveted by a darkly handsome En.