First published in , The Spinster and the Rake is one of Anne Stuart’s earliest Regencies, and has, sadly, been out of print for a number of. The Spinster and the Rake by Anne Stuart The Spinster, Gillian Redford, is not a bluestocking but rather a woman who’s played nursemaid and. The Spinster and the Rake by Anne Stuart – book cover, description, publication history.
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The courtship between Gillian and Marlow is entertaining. The Spinster and the Rake is one of her older books, originally published in and now brought out as an ebook, revised and with new material. Little wonder she finds the attentions of a rake distracting, and even less wonder that her usual good sense begins to unravel when Lord Marlow takes her in his arms.
You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Little wonder she finds the attentions of a rake distracting, and even less wonder that her usual good sense begins to unravel when Lord Marlow takes her in spinzter arms. The sparks fly and after Gillian is delivered to her home, Ronan and Vivian enter into a friendly “gentlemen’s” wager.
The Spinster and the Rake by Anne Stuart
Were the lines around his eyes from laughter or light living? The Spinster and the Rake Author s: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. A Devil of a Duke. She was thirty–old enough to know better. She takes care of the household and the children. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. You submitted the following rating and review.
As a maiden aunt, Gillian Redfern lives as an unpaid servant to her demanding family.
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Spinster and the Rake Author: The Spinster and the Rake is a quick, entertaining read that very skilfully treads a well-worn tue.
Apparently, both knew each-other quite well; so much so Derwent was spitting mad that Gillian was in his company, whereas Ronan held on his usual indifferent calmness.
I know, I know. This is your aanne story of a Spinster and the Rake. I’ve the Rohan series and the Ice series The Spinster and the Rake is a fun and entertaining historical novel. You are commenting using your Twitter account. It was written at a time snne historical-romance was the thing and yet Anne Stuart was able to move with the times and become one of the very best in romantic-suspense too.
No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! The rake and the spinster are poised to find a love that neither could have imagined. Seduced by a Marquis Regency Unlaced 8. I did not like the part where the terrible truth came out as it caused so spindter hurt.
The Spinster and the Rake is a apinster good example as to why. And his new title has also erased from the ton’s memory the scandal that made him leave England 20 years ago. While nothing can compare to my favorite Anne Stuart book, The House Partythis one comes pretty close. One night she meets Ronan Blakely, Marquis of Herrington who has been absent from England for twenty years.
However, Felicity was also pretty air-headed and stubborn.
The Spinster and the Rake – Anne Stuart
Mystic 29 Jan Romance. But actually, I still adore Georgette Heyer’s books, because sexy or no, her brilliant writing carries them, and it’s easy fhe fill in the sexy gaps in our imaginations. When downstairs trying to get away, she meets a flamboyant beauty.
Lists with This Book. This is a re-issue of an older Regency Romance and yet it stands the test of time very well. As a maiden aunt, Gillian Redfern lives as an unpaid servant to her demanding family. Anne Stuart is one of my all-time favourite authors.
However, we got a good bit of Ronan’s backstory through the book.