Editorial Reviews. Review. Gabrielle Le Coeur’s mother wants to make her into a The Perfect Mistress: A Novel – Kindle edition by Betina Krahn. Romance Kindle eBooks @ The Perfect Mistress is the perfect follow-up to The Last Bachelor. This time the heroine is a courtesan’s daughter who wants the unthinkable: to get married. Read The Perfect Mistress by Betina Krahn by Betina Krahn by Betina Krahn for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android.
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Renee’s Reading Challenges He was called upon to receive a thank you and he arrived pervect hour early to find Gabrielle reading to a group of girls. She was busily preparing for the duke to call on her. Topics Mentioning This Author. How is your books for going.
Pierce went back to London after having breakfast.
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He and Gabby left together and they talked a bit. She told him that misyress wouldn’t regret helping her and he told himself that he wouldn’t but that she might.
Both of them had ended up alone in the end. Rate this book Clear rating 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. She wanted to help him and be his friend. He peerfect the one who put them in a vase and arranged them.
Apr 07, Shirlene added it. He was less angry after suggesting they call on the suitors. The illegitimate daughter of a duke and his mistress of 20 years is determined to find a husband and have a quiet, peaceful, respectable life. Gabby was becoming increasingly aware that finding a husband was going to be difficult. They met the mill owner who was missing teeth the next day and later that same day met the count, a drunken landowner who lived in a dirty shack.
As a member of t I was going to give mitress book 5 stars, but then about halfway through it turned into more of a romance, with the genre driving the characters and the plot, rather than the characters driving the story.
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He went home to bdtina his mother had arrived. Perhaps the difference is to do with historical details of setting? Gabrielle was a good character while she figured out how to be wife, lover, and friend to Pierce all at the same time. He was irritated by her friendliness with them and she thought that he was getting upset thinking that she was looking at them for likely candidates as a husband.
Other books in the series. December – Pick it For Me! He brought flowers and was disappointed to see her toss them aside. Series by Betina Krahn. Rosalind was surprised that the duke had taken Gabrielle into his house. James is an openly libertine viscount, who intends to stay single and free of the hypocrisy of Victorian society.
She asked him to take her to prfect newspaper office. She wasn’t doing in for any other reason. After college, Krahn taught science in Newark, and studied for a graduate degree at Ohio State in the summers.
Pierce began to seduce Gabby but she turned the tables on him by asking for her own proposition. Gabby was told that Pierce’s father had left her the day after their wedding orahn as Pierce had done to her. The hero was a bit of an idiot in the typical arrogant nobleman kind of way but was still a satisfactory male lead.
The Princess and the Barbarian 3. Her mother was trying to set her up as mistress to a Count whom Gabrielle detested. Betina Krahn Average rating: He found out betuna she was and determined to have her father, duke of Carlisle, learn of her activities. Pierce told Gabby that he wanted her as his wife, his lover and his friend. They read limerick to each other.
They picked up 23 letters and found 4 possible prospects. But the real reason I had a hard time with this book is that I don’t like it when men are emotionally abusive and women persevere in attempting to win their love.
Pierce agreed on the promise that she would see Gladstone again and tell her what happened between the two of them while they were together. Return to Book Page. The Book of the Seven Delights 3. He was invited by the next day and they had planned on riding in the park. How is your books for going Jan 01, For Gabrielle, there is only one way out of the life her mother has planned for her — she must become the virginal “mistress” of London’s most notorious rake.
They asked Gabby what she wanted and she wanted to be both is lover and his wife. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This time by Pierce St. Another one to be donated to the library book sale. But the first half was a lot of fun. When he arrived in London, his mother realized that he had left Gabby and went to Sussex. He mistresx have gone to find a female companion but found that he couldn’t get Gabrielle out of his mind.
Once they marry, however, the banter and delicate characterisation gives way to a heavy-handed exposition.