Editorial Reviews. Review. Debt-ridden Avery Fleming is determined to find a A Rose In Winter – Kindle edition by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss. Ladies and Gentlemen, It is time for another retro romance review. This is one that I read shortly after I discovered The Bride. In fact it was the. Thank you, bitchsdangerous, for the suggestion and I do hope you comment! So, without further adieu A ROSE IN WINTER by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss pgs.

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Anyway, the plot is inplausible, but I enjoyed all the sexual tension. When it came to protecting himself, his wife, and his staff, he was not hit or miss. I didn’t start off reading very much — e.woodiwies 25pgs a sitting, but as plot thickened, I was doing pgs a day. I’d always thought that this was a gorgeous cover and it reminded me of a Michelangelo painting.

Her voice trembled as she spoke her reason for coming. The Other Lady Vanishes.

A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

View all 4 comments. Es verdad que el comienzo tal vez es un poco lento pero merece totalmente la pena.

Her abject terror of Lord Saxton because he was scarred was insulting. I was just really excited to be reading a story, especially one I had heard was similar to an already-favorite, The Phantom of the Opera, as well as Beauty and the Beast.

I think it’s good simply just to come up with your own ending on this one. The blending of the different threads still seems seamless as I re-read it mumble years later. This is one of my favorite romances, but I still have to einter the rest of the books by Kathleen Woodiwiss. This site uses cookies.

Review: A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss | A bookish journey

But katthleen for love is not to be, for her irresponsible and unscrupulous father, crippled by gambling debts, is intent on auctioning off his beautiful daughter to the highest bidder.


E.woodiwiiss is the second book by this author that I loved the Wolf and the Dove. He halted before them and bowed stiffly. Lol I always liked the song, so I guess it’s a good thing. He also had a good eye for the true colors of others, recognizing that her father was never after her best interests. She even complained about his limp, for God’s sake, saying it made her cringe listening to the “step, scrape, step, scrape” sound of him coming into her room.

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It still provides me with hours of entertainment since this was also written when novels were expected to have a much longer word-count then now. I kathleenn the plot figured out by around page 70, but predictability isn’t necessarily a fatal flaw in a romance. The mayor’s spine prickled as tiny barbs of fear set themselves against it, and his bravado dwindled swiftly. When I took reading im, I’d be ranting to myself about how I hoped Christopher would just disappear and Stuart would instead sweep her up in his arms.

It was cute, wasn’t it? It was beginning to seem clear he might be the “Night Rider”, too. Avon Books Publish Date: Y es mejor lanzarte a este libro sin saber absolutamente nada. He was incredibly smart, calculating, brave, and he had a sense of humor.

When she meets dashing American merchant Christopher Seton, she cannot deny her attraction to him, despite the fact that he wounded her brother, Farrell, in a duel, crippling him for life. But the more I got to know him, the more I realized he was a pompous, disrespectful, borderline rapist.

These people aren’t people. I think kaghleen heart dropped into my stomach every time Lord Saxton made an appearance and stayed there until he left. This is the second book by this author that I DNF. View all 9 comments. Dec Hardcover Oct Paperback.


Retro Review – A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

I think I should still recommend the book, just because I would think anyone would enjoy the presence of Stuart while he lasted. A Season Beyond A Kiss. In she released The Flame and the Flower, an instant New York Times bestseller that created a literary precedent. I don’t know why, but he reminded me of the opera owner rosse the movie version of Phantom of the Opera, who invited Christine out to dinner and insisted they have “singing lessons” at his home afterward if she wanted to keep her role.

I don’t know how someone could be so little self-aware when she was in silk nightgowns. Woodiwiss’s books are on Kindle.

E.woodidiss in the end, Erienne is devastated to find it is the strange and secretive Lord Saxton who has purchased her–a mysterious, tragic figure who wears a mask and a cloak at all times to hide disfiguring scars gained in a terrible fire some years back. Published October by Avon Books first published Paperback Hardcover eBook Large Print. But when description is used without the slightest thought for occasion, thesauruses become the new human brain, the act of making pancakes is sensationalized to a life and death experience, metaphors are utterly abused, and each tree in a forest is given an individual sentence of description – whether likening it to dark and gloomy skeletons or imposing statues – I draw the line.

I too was disappointed with the plot twist.

I found it too descriptive and too detailed.

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