Author: Amanda

Amanda Thoughts on How to Woo a Reluctant Lady by Sabrina Jeffries

Amanda Thoughts on How to Woo a Reluctant Lady by Sabrina Jeffries

Posted November 10, 2012 by Amanda in Book Review | 1 Comment

This series is so much fun! Lady Minerva is not interested in marriage, unfortunately, her grandmother is forcing her (along with the rest of her siblings) to marry on pain of disinheritance. She is completely caught off guard when Giles Masters, a long time friend of the family, proposes marriage. Giles has been attracted to Minerva for awhile (and she has been head over heels for him too), but he, until now, he had no place in his life for a woman. Being a spy had left him little time for a personal life. After learning that Minerva must marry, he wants to be the man she weds. This book is a ride – from romance, intrigue, mystery, drama, and a little treasure hunt. I […]


Review: Say You Love Me by Johanna Lindsey

Review: Say You Love Me by Johanna Lindsey

Posted September 17, 2012 by Amanda in Book Review | 2 Comments

This author/series is listed amongst my favorite top 5 and occasionally I enjoy re-reading these books. The other day, I selected this one and was immediately swept away into a different time. 1844 London Kelsey Langton is a wonderful character. She is willing to do absolutely anything to save her family from financial ruin. And I really do mean anything – she agrees to auction herself at “house of ill-repute” to a stranger with the intentions of becoming his mistress. Derek Malory is the average, good-looking, aristocrat that has no interest in 1.buying a woman and 2. having a mistress. But when he notices a man he knows for fact is twisted and enjoys abusing his women, he bids on the lovely lady standing on […]