Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. The daughter of the marquis of Brandenburg, Lady Midnight Pleasures – Kindle edition by Eloisa James. Romance. The daughter of the marquis of Brandenburg, Lady Sophie York is a beguiling and flirtatious innocent. One of the most marriageable young women in Regency . Miss Eloisa James is an enigmatic author for me. Her writing style is distinctly different from what I usually find agreeable. I have a preference.
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The characters at times were given such heavy, convoluted dialogue that it was exasperating to read and I value myself a pretty saavy reader.
There’s conflict between the main characters, between sub-characters, an outside plot and each is layered and twined within the others. Lord knows the hames had caused Sheffie grief.
Patrick eventually learns about her gift and he’s not at all upset because th This was not as good as other Eloisa James books I’ve read but still a good book.
They’re both wrong but it’ll midnigth them quite some time to actually figure that out. So Patrick seizes this golden chance to bed her—and, several weeks later, to wed her. On their honeymoon, spying on the Welsh coast for the Home Office, they rescued a very young French deserter.
I did like this book but it’s Eloisa James so of course I liked it. Even though the plot was a little bit frustrating. Wealth and titles had nothing to do with this…this air of sensuality that breathed from Patrick Foakes. So when I first started reading, I despised Sophie’s betrothed.
It took some time to really get into these characters The second problem I had with this book is the multiple plots the author felt were needed to stretch this book out. What dopes” At the very end of the book, Patrick says: After all, Sophie is astonishingly beautiful, and one taste of her sweet lips makes him claim a second, bringing a change of heart to the befuddled Sophie.
Ella should have been named “Eloisa” Midjight wonder how many would have caught that? In one scene, she looks at herself in the mirror and feels fat, ugly, and unwanted. Midnight Floisa is available in the following eloissa We spend the lazy summer months with his mother and sister in Italy. At the time of Midnight Pleasures all the tea consumed in England came from China and was mostly green tea. Looking for More Great Reads? Patrick finds her reading a language book, praises her, and then doesn’t hang out with her for like ten minutes.
Braddon fakes a broken leg, covers his leg with plaster and requests his friend Patrick do it for him. It would probably be taken as a romantic gesture by those in the chapel, and Lord knows they needed to emphasize romance in order to get through this particular wedding without scandal.
The resolution with Madeline was a bit far-fet So when I first started reading, I despised Sophie’s betrothed.
I liked this one– not as much as the first one in the series but it was enjoyable. But she remains one of my favorite historical romance novelists and I will stick to her more modern stuff. And that took it from 5 stars to only 4. Sep 13, steph rated it did not like it Shelves: Her novels have been published to great acclaim.
There were two secondary couples pleasyres added some sly romance. Suka ma Sophie, dia tipe cewe yg kuat dan cerdas, cuman dia rada takut klo suaminya tau klo dia tu pinter, secara menurut org2 inggris jaman dulu cewe tu ga boleh lebih pinter dari suami nya. Now I love you madly!
But Braddon also has a legion of mistresses but has fallen hard for Lady Sophie York has turned down all the offers of marriage her father has received; most notably one from Patrick Foakes, the younger son of an Earl and twin to Alex Foakes from book1.
The relationship between Sophie and Patrick was incredibly repetative and as the main plot in the novel it needed an extra something to keep it interesting. He had had the same feeling when he purchased a Baltimore clipper from that new American company. It always strikes me as a huge irony that as a romance writer I find myself married to a knight, a cavaliereas you say in Italian.
Neither does Sophie, Braddon, or the rest of the tattling ton. Deceptively Intercepted Author missed a better title. He had never experienced, nor would ever experience again, a desire as profound as that he consistently felt for Sophie York. First, Pleasjres reasonably feels upset about her pregnancy because Patrick doesn’t appear to want anything to do with it. In her professorial guise, she’s written a New York Times op-ed defending romance, as well as articles elisa everywhere from women’s magazines such as More to writers’ journals such as the Romance Writers’ Report.
Inspired by Your Browsing History. The title revolves around one incident then falls flat afterwards. He was lucky that the boys returned safe and sound. Patrick nama yang mengingatkan gw pada gebetan gw pas kuliah sangat names Sophie York, teman baik kakak iparnya.
Standard romance novels should not wrench your heart into tiny little pieces. Patrick may have needed more time to get there, but towards the end he becomes a great husband and father, a very likable character. midnigth
The next day, while they are arguing over the Duke thing, fevered and ill, she falls down the stairs. I really struggled with this book, which is unusual as regency romances and Eloisa James usually leave me with a big smile and utter contentment.
Midnight Pleasures (Pleasures, #2) by Eloisa James
To view it, click here. I guess that makes the conflict but it’s quite ubiquitous in this genre. For someone who knows seven languages, Sophie is remarkably slow on the uptake.
July 16, Publication Date: All was not a loss on this novel but it is definitely one I will not pick up to read again and I’m not certain I am willing to give Ms. Apart from Sophie and Patrick, Braddon finds love as well and drags Sophie in one of his crazy schemes in order to get the girl.
Unlike the Charlaine Harris book, this one ends well, ends with hope and love.