Editorial Reviews. Review. Debt-ridden Avery Fleming is determined to find a A Rose In Winter – Kindle edition by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss. Ladies and Gentlemen, It is time for another retro romance review. This is one that I read shortly after I discovered The Bride. In fact it was the. A Rose in Winter by Kathleen Woodiwiss – book cover, description, publication history.

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I’d always thought that this was a gorgeous cover and it reminded me of a Michelangelo painting. Woodiwiss certainly demonstrates that she is a good writer and the book has an interesting plot. It was hard to tell if he really lived with resentment for his actual injuries rather than for the harm done to his family as a whole because he lived a life with dignity and always assured Erienne that he was no different from anybody else.

A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

Sometimes the two are met as one. She bears a resemblance to Catherine from Taming of the Shrew at the start, but very quickly it becomes obvious with the cards she’s been dealt in life that it really isn’t surprising.

Oh I definitely have a crush on him. I still don’t understand Erienne’s fascination with Christopher. Naksed I loved the Wolf and the Dove.

I talk about him as if the twist didn’t take place, by the way. I was always hoping he’d find his happiness, and he seemed to be finding it: But the proud and beautiful Erienne will have none of them. The blending of the different threads still seems seamless as I re-read it mumble years later. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Soodiwiss is my first book by Kathleen Woodiwiss, purchased because of the numerous positive reviews. I loved how ms.


Please review your cart. The society’s obsession with women’s beauty and boobs was so strong, it reminded me of that episode of South Park where the boys found out about them and Kenny started graffiti’ing them on walls because he couldn’t stop thinking about them. He doesn’t mourn because he’s a cripple. I actually do not believe I have met a whinier, more vapid, uninteresting heroine. Es verdad que el kaghleen tal vez es un poco lento pero merece totalmente la pena. Kissed by a Scottish Rogue.

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Chance the Winds of Fortune. Not my fav by this author so I’ve only read it twice, LOL! Log in No account? The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh.

I think it’s good simply just to come up with your own ending on this one. He really did stalk her everywhere, and yet, like he was some kind of Edward Cullen, all that was ever described was how hawt he looked and how he’d cock an eyebrow and make her shiver or some such bullcrap.

The story simply did not progress at a good reading pace. I don’t read cheap novels that you could probably find at a woodiwiws store check-out line often, but, even acknowledging that it was one, it had a well constructed plot, lots of useful personalities, and each chapter was a legitimate installment instead of just filler.

Jun 07, Christy rated it did not like it Recommends it for: When she was with Lord Saxton, it seemed like she and the story were growing up and earning some respect. The story started off strong but degenerated into a ib, draggy fairy tale. Overall, I found him to be a really compelling character with great potential. But Erienne has eyes for only one: Finally, Avery simply decides to sell her to the highest bidder.

Lord Talbot Creepy man.

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Book Lists Kathleen E. Wild Bells to the Wild Sky. If you love Beauty and the Beast you would love this. The Murder at Mandeville Hall. And as long as I’m complaining, I’ve got to say that if this is a typical example of the genre “bodice rippers”, I’m not sure if I’m ready for a while to read another book that uses the word “bosom” so often.


Lucky me I was able to finish because it has become one of my favorites.

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Blue as in my last one, this is England v. The blank, featureless face of leather turned squarely toward Avery, and the glimmer behind the eyeholes bore into him with a hard, penetrating coldness.

Like, he got thrown off his horse at a great height and hit a tree and it tore off his breeches. I woodisiss know how someone could be so little self-aware when she was in rosf nightgowns. Which then means that Christopher could have said a few nice words instead of being all macho-insulting and eloped with her.

Petals on the River. On the Way to the Wedding with 2nd Epilogue.

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A Rose in Winter

He was generous, people liked him as a lord, as did his mansion staff. I think the author had that in mind, because the things that went wrong for him were all quite amusingly described.

Woodiwiss had woodiwiss good command of language and used it very well.

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