- Title: In the Shadow of Arabella
- Author: Lois Menzel
- ISBN: 9780449222287
- Page: 305
- Format: Paperback
CAN A HASTY MARRIAGE HASTEN ROMANCE Katherine Stillwell had come to the desperate conclusion that only a home of her own, free of her stepfather s control, could provide safety for her and her sister She had to find a husband and quickly The wealthy Earl of Rudley was clearly the best choice, and he agreed for reasons of his own But then Katy found herself inCAN A HASTY MARRIAGE HASTEN ROMANCE Katherine Stillwell had come to the desperate conclusion that only a home of her own, free of her stepfather s control, could provide safety for her and her sister She had to find a husband and quickly The wealthy Earl of Rudley was clearly the best choice, and he agreed for reasons of his own But then Katy found herself in the shadow of his previous wife, Arabella, who even from the grave threatened to squelch a budding love that promised much than Katy had ever bargained for.
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Slow, tepid and at times so vexing. Moreover some real tstl-ness by the mcs.Seemingly smart and grounded people turn enormously foolish to cause an all around misery. So much grief could have been spared by just talking, sharing and believing in each other. **With Spoilers** The h runs away from a brutish lecher of a stepfather – swearing to find a husband so she can look out for her younger sister. Why do these hs have to do things only for others? If she were to run away for herself, even th [...]
I liked the first half of the book, as it was refreshing to read about two main characters behaving as level headed adults. Our heroine was neither a harping bluestocking nor an empty-headed hoyden. Instead, Katherine Stillwell was mature, caring and levelheaded. Our hero was not overbearing, angst-ridden alpha hero despite his disastrous first marriage. So, all seems to go well until the second half of the story. Oh, why, oh why the author brought up this particular conflict that changed everyt [...]
From the book description:Desperate to free herself and her sister from their stepfather’s aggressive and irrational behavior, Katherine Stillwell is determined to find a sensible, dependable husband as quickly as possible. The Earl of Rudley is a widower. With a disastrous, unhappy marriage behind him he is not eager to marry again. But when he finds himself strongly drawn to Katherine, will he stand aside and watch her wed another? Regency Romance by Lois Menzel; originally published by Fawc [...]
From beginning to end, any true romantic ought to love this book. You will manage to feel a great degree of affection towards the two main characters. Beautifully written, incredibly emotional, and you won´t stop flipping the pages until the very last one!
a good read with very likeablecharactors, and what a fitting title.
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