A delightful ebook original novella from New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James. Winning the Wallflower introduces Lady Lucy Towerton, who is plain. Winning the Wallflower (Fairy Tales, book ) by Eloisa James – book cover, description, publication history. Read “Winning the Wallflower A Novella” by Eloisa James with Rakuten Kobo. A delightful ebook original novella from New York Times bestselling author Eloisa.
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This was a charming novella! And I mean that word too in the best possible sense, naturally. Cyrus plans to gain back his mother’s status, and marrying a wallflower who has a title is his goal. BTW – this e-book is 99 cents from Amazon and she has a couple of other bargains. Her reaction seems out of proportion. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This events of this story place over two or three days, with half of the novella being set during a ball.
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Winning the Wallflower
A reviewer from USA Today wrote of Eloisa’s very first book that she “found herself devouring the book like a dieter with a Hershey bar”; later People Magazine raved that “romance writing does not wallclower much better wallflowsr this. One can hardly blame Lady Towerton for her ignorance. Do you want to read just one more line?
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Oh no, I think he caught sight of me. Dec 23, Nikki rated it really liked it Shelves: Sparkly banter and humour for a sweet and sexy short story, which still allows for characters growth thanks to the flawless writing and a lively pace.
But now, after your cousin has made his interest clear—which I assumed was due to my fortune, but I now see the fact wjnning you and I were once betrothed also played a part—you return, you rub my feet, you take me to see the rain, you wax eloquent about my hair.
Winning the Wallflower was such a fantastic novella! Olivia was still peering through the palm fronds, but she threw a wry look over her shoulder. Lady Lucy Towerton no longer needs to marry her fiance, the right proper Mr.
He spends time each day with Lucy – at the appropriate hour for the appropriate amount of time and no mnore, yet he shows no personal interest in her; despite being engaged, he’s never asked to call her by her first name nor given her permission to call him by his. Yet the literature professor in me certainly plays into my romances. Now Cyrus finds his engagement broken. When Lucy sees Cyrus, they find a room to talk in private-he and the whole ballroom think Lucy is about to call off the engagement.
You submitted the following rating and review. I would probably give it wwllflower full 5 stars except for the length.
Well-written and humourous, it was a sweet holiday read that has me excited to receive my pre-ordered copy of TDIM. Lucy, a tall destitute wallflower is engaged to Names, the brooding, starchy man of the gentry.
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Winning the Wallflower by Eloisa James
I Love the Earl. Mar 13, namericanwordcat rated it really liked it Shelves: So she dumps his ass, which leads to Cyrus realizing that his grinch-like heart is actually full of love–for his former fiancee. When I wrote about a miscarriage in Midnight PleasuresI used my own fears of premature birth; when the little girl in Fool For Love threw up and threw up, I described my own daughter, who had that unsavory habit for well over her first year of life. Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping.
A good antidote for overly angsty books: A delightful novella from Eloisa James. This passionate side of her is Surely this tall te, who sits along the walls won’t EVER be a wnning in his life. She is one of my favorite authors ever, and I don’t care how many times I’ll repeat that. They jsmes to Gretna Green and, obviously, caused a scanda A 3.
Then he left, without reiterating his proposal in person, as I had expected him to do. All in all, it was a great set-up for her next novel, The Duke is Mine. Lucy also doesn’t feel in the least pretty; she thinks she’s plain and dull.
Lucy was such a wonderful heroine. Dec 25, Suzie Quint rated it liked it Shelves: I like romance novels now and again. Perhaps it’s that she’s no longer his?