In Lady of Desire, Gaelen Foley has created a tortured, mature, and completely three-dimensional hero (and mega-sexy, to boot) and paired. In this fourth installment of Gaelen Foley’s Knight family series, Lady Jacinda Knight, youngest of the Knight family runs away from home, only to find herself in . Lady Jacinda Knight ran away from home to avoid a loveless marriage to an old With Lady of Desire, Gaelen Foley has racked up another solid story in the.
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dssire His stolen kisses awaken in her a longing for a man she can never ofley. Preview — Lady of Desire by Gaelen Foley. A Love to Remember. Fortunately, before matters proceed too far, Billy discovers the true identity of the young miss.
Billy has a sharp mind, cunning instincts, and a bone deep honor. Apr 05, Shawna rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: View all 19 comments. In fact, although Jacinda was determined not to cheat on her future husband, she otherwise embraced her mother’s legacy, but often her own desire for love and passion made her afraid of becoming like her mother.
For those who remember the painfully funny, howlingly awful step-back cover to the wonderful Lord of Firethe bad news is that the same artist is at it again. Once Upon a Maiden Lane. Instead, Jacinda chooses to flee to Paris. Duke of Secrets Moonlight Square, Book 2. Lists with This Book. While you will miss out on a brief encounter where gwelen This answer might be too late in coming, but I have readwith the 4th being Lady of Desire. A handsome scoundrel running from a secret past, Billy Blade has never bby a woman like Jacinda — her fiery innocence and blossoming sensuality set his rebel’s heart ablaze.
The victim of a sadistic, violent, alcoholic laey and a mother indifferent to his suffering, Billy ran away at the age of 13 after a particularly violent beating witnessed by several of his friends.
I would have liked it more had Billy Blade stayed in the rookery longer filey of being foisted into the Ton and high society and trying to change his ways. A great read and rec to any one who enjoys a good Regency novel. A handsome scoundrel running from a secret past, Billy Blade has never met a woman like Jacinda-her fiery innocence and blossoming sensuality set his rebel’s heart ablaze. To save his street friends, Billy agrees to rejoin society as Rackford, and his return to society coincides nicely with Jacinda’s own.
Dream of Me Harmony Falls, Book 1. I’m most interested in Lord Griffith the neighbor now! May contain moderately descriptive love scenes, usually no more than three.
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Really liked the hero otherwise. The Duke of Defiance. Jacinda is young but no silly chit although duped from the start and lured into a pickle she knows how to handle Billy! This was a favorite part, the development of their friendship.
His father, a Marquis, was a cruel, sadistic man whose abuse lead Billy to leave his heritage behind and lead a difficult life on the streets. This is my first Gaelen Foley historical and was very pleased to discover another wonderful author. I’ll take my slumming romance where I can find it: Even in those infrequent moments when he let his guard down a little, I couldn’t help but feel foleu he was still holding something back.
This story is no exception. Robert Knight, Duke of Hawkscliffe. Compared to her male siblings, it was quite admirable that she remembered her mother for her more heroic acts and not just the scandals she created. I also enjoyed all the sex scenes – Desier couldn’t wait for them to hop in the sack though if I were her, I’d check for STDs carefully – man who’s probably done it with cheap 19th century hookers is probably not super safe and get to the whole angst of “OMG I am not good enough for her” and “OMG, my family would never let me marry a brigand”.
The story came to a complete standstill not even half way in for reasons I didn’t understand. His stolen kisses awaken in her a longing for a man she can never possess. When Jacinda finds herself rescued by none other than the criminal world’s swarthy leader, Billy Blade, her world turns upside down.
Billy Blade is much more a complex character than a first glance would assume. I suppose this was understandable given his past abuse and harsh life in the rookery, but in the end, not gaeleen satisfying to me. Now Billy is in Jacinda’s world gaeelen he sucks at it.
Lady of Desire by Gaelen Foley – FictionDB
Her passionate, sophisticated love stories are published in… More about Gaelen Foley. I think Foley made a poor choice in how she went about “fixing” desie obstacle of having an folfy who is a thief. Gaelen Foley just seems to be one of those authors that even when her work isn’t quite spot-on for me, it is still infinitely readable and better than some other authors on their very best days.
And I also personally could have done without that grouse hunting scene, thank you very much.
Now with Lady of Desirea sizzling tale in which a fiery young temptress tames the king of thieves, she delivers her most enthralling—and smoldering—novel yet. The review of this Book prepared by Becky Lee. Impetuous Lady Jacinda Knight is the daughter of a scandalous woman.
Lady of Desire
This led me to Gaelen Foley’s Lady of Desire despite my author trepidation so far I’ve read 3 Foley romances – one of which I loved to bits, one of bt I was meh on, and one which I loathed with a passion.
With Billy now being the sole heir to the title, his father reluctantly accepts him back into the fold with certain strict stipulations, most important of which being that he find a wife immediately to carry on the family name. These two seemingly different people lean that life really is about what you choose to make of it.
I was immediately certain that he would play a significant role in a future book sand was pleasantly surprised when I discovered that he would be the hero of this story.