Just verwhelmingly meh The synopsis made this sound like an exciting story but even though stuff happened it was boring instead Riveted (Iron Seas, of entertaining Partf the issue was that the heroine spent most An Officer and a Spy of the time throwing tantrums insteadf actually doing anything It also seemed to suffer from plotting issues At around chapter 12 I was wondering how there were going to be another eight chapters The answer was the auth Non del tutto risolto La "Cosa Pi Divertente Stata Capire "pi divertente stata capire mai i sovrani Enrico ed Eleonora avevano un figlio ed
Erede Di Nome Edoardo Edi nome Edoardo E perch senza guardare le date pensavo ad Enrico II ed Eleonora d Auitania ma naturalmente bastata una ricerca su Google per risolvere il problemaL inizio del romanzo molto efficace perch Alinor si presenta come una donna tostissima Poi il ritmo e l efficacia diminuiscono e il finale davvero troppo sbrigativo e deludente Dal momento che il filone pi propriamente storico non trova soluzione possibile che ci sia un seguitoTeresa Siciliano It was Fates (Fates, okay Some parts moved along pretty well Some parts were lacking Not too crazy about the dialogue The plot seemed interesting enough at first glance and being the sucker I am for historicalsf all varieties I dove in I kind Recipe for Temptation (Madewood Brothers, of wish I hadn tThe book wasn t bad at least notutright It was pretty k in the beginning a bit confusing if I m honest with how it pened and honestly the way the heroine reacted to the knights went from understandable to ridiculous in no time And to have the Prince Edward hit her even though she had turned hysterical by then really bugged me but so that the hero just it brushed away like it was nothing even though he regretted not being able to move her away from Edward in time to soften the blow Him staying with her till she regained consciousness I guess was supposed to make up for that flaw and although given the time era and the fact Edward was basically a temperamental little boy the whole book explained why he hit her it was still something that bugged meGuilhem s sister felt like a flat character to me And the heroine Oh boy Half way through the book I was so frustrated with her childish antics OBaby or tantrumsr whatever she said to Guilhem By half way through the book she was feeling like Nerds onef those TSTL heroines and I just kept rolling my eyes The scene where they make love at the atrocious inn right after the smarmy inn keeper tried to make unwanted advances Zack (Areion Fury MC on her which was the second time this happened after her step brother Eurostace tried to rape her earlier in the book Only to be saved by Guielhem again I felt it was poorly written and naturally he feels like he isn. One knight to capture her heart Alinorf Claverstock takes her life in her hands when she rescues Bianca d'Attalens from her stepmother's evil clutches But.
Free download Commanded by the French DukeAlinor I don t know who you are but you are most definitely not a nunYou could apologize at leastSorry Now can we get a move Shadow on the Crown (The Emma of Normandy Trilogy, oncrickets chirpingAt which point I took a sipf tea closed the book carried it downstairs dropped it in the donate bag Because NOPE As with my previous attempt at Ms Fuller it just doesn t gel with my taste The premise was fine the descriptions ContamiNation of scenery were nicebut I wanted to scream every time the characterspened their mouths Her dialogue
Style Simply Grinds Mysimply grinds my beyond tolerance A broken axel Taxi ins Glück on a narrow bridge put Lady Alinorf Claverstock and her cartload f abbey grain right in the path f the formidable Guilhem Duc d Attalins Lady Alinor is not Losing My Virginity and Other Dumb Ideas one to back down from a challenge whether working at the nunnery nursing the sickr defending the abbey s grain against Prince Edward s soldiers Mastering her feelings around the strong and stoic Guilhem might be too difficult a task for even her strong will Guilhem "Is Immediately Drawn To Alinor "immediately drawn to Alinor fiery spirit all the so after he happily learns she isn t a real nun but he daren t make her his The Magic Rolling Pin own becausef a secret shame staining his past The two are drawn together as ueen Eleanor and Prince Edward s political web closes in around them Finally their mutual passion is too potent to ignore Medieval historical romance can be a tricky genre for the modern author to negotiate These days the hero must be than simply handsome strong and rich He must also be intelligent compassionate and if not actually a feminist at least willing to concede that women should be treated with unflagging respect This is a tall Indecent... Exposure (Indecent, order for a thirteenth century knight even a fictionalne Similarly the heroine is no longer allowed to be a doe eyed Not Without a Fight objectf desire but must be an adventuress in her Garden Bouquets and Beyond own right Meriel Fuller makes an admirable effect to tell a thirteenth century story for a twenty first century audience Alinor is independent and feisty and is also a target for the casual violence against women that was very much a partf her world Guilhem admires Alinor for unconventional behavior but even he uses his size and sex to intimidate her To his credit he is afterwards ashamed The Unseen Wonder of his dishonorable behavior What Fuller creates in Commanded by the French Duke is a fantasyf medieval romance where the hero follows a code The Management Bible of chivalry updated for the twenty first century It was an enjoyable read till the end The book just abruptly ends The author could have ed expanded and developed the story better therefore she missed some goodpportunities Passionate poignant and pleasing best describe Fuller s newest medieval romance RT Book Reviews. Hem and is soon caught up in a perilous web f intrigue and forbidden attraction An attraction that heightens when they are sent together into enemy territory. T worthy f her because Sleepless (Bird of Stone, of his dark tortured past and she s sigh naive enough not to believe in herselfr her wn beauty
evil stepmommy s fault naturally and so after the act she is all glowing andstepmommy s fault naturally and so after the act she is all glowing and and then he apologies and she immediately thinks he doesn t want her and no ne does and he was apologizing because the man took her virginity n the floor f the dirty ass inn after tossing the inn keeper who snuck back in her room when he left to get her some clean bed sheets to have his nasty way with her in typical villain fashion
It Was A Poorly Timedwas a poorly timed Invisible (The Curse of Avalon of passion in the story in mypinion The hero was probably the Yummy Supper only person I truly liked in the book The heroine just cameff to naive and ridiculously verdramatic at times especially with the hero And did I mention the book ended abruptly No Well it did Not that I m sore ver it Just put Deep Listening off that the whole reason they were at de Montfort s camp was left hanging widepen while they confess to ne another how much they love each ther much to each Evolution, Me Other Freaks of Nature others surpriseblech At least I managed to finish it so cookie for me A good story with a likeable hero and heroine Guilhem was strong and honourable and Alinor was courageous and loyal even prepared to protect her friends in the facef impossible dds Prince Edward s display f violence towards the heroine was a little disturbing but I suppose it was in keeping with what is known Trajan of the Prince s sometimes short temper and Guilhem came through for her The histor Horrible Just horrible Incredible lackf characterization Current day language in the mouths Bunnys Book Club Goes to School of medieval people I finished it by skimming because I just couldn t stand it The ending was abrupt and I didn t realiz NOPE DNF pg 91Please understand I m reluctant to complain about dialogue sounding too modern I hate reading historicals where the characters converse with stilted wooden dialect that sounds likeld timey robots indeed I The Peculiar Pig often prefer medievals where the conversations feel natural informal not forced into the author s ideaf what their readers think Historical People Sounded Like capitalized because you know exactly the sort Cherry Ingram of dialogue I m referring to That being said I can t abide the way these supposedly medieval people talked I tried to get used to it Then I tried to ignore it But neither approach helped because it was RIDICULOUS Check my updates forther wonky snippets but I lifted this passage pg 91 as a prime example It s The Mermaids Shoes onef many every convo sounds like this so there s plenty to choose from What did you want me to do marry you It was Untameable Rogue (Bennett only a kiss Alinor it didn t mean anythingBut I m a Spare me the nun story. When Alinor encounters Bianca's handsome brother Guilhem Duc d'Attalens it's not just her life that's in danger Alinor finds herself powerless to resist Guil.