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Claiming the Forbidden Bride It was a nice book though I expected another way to give continuity to the series Not close to a favorite but altogether a nice story Can t wait to read the next book and move on to finish the series to find out if my suspicions are correct. Not very good, not very bad If you have nothing to do then you can read this book to pass your time. Harlequin Regency silk and scandal series Story about the sins of the father 20 years prior gypsy curse being visited on their children Wardal children nell, nathan and rosalind Hebden children Imogen, Stephen Nadya gypsy half sister Carlow children Marcus, Hal, Honoria and Verity 1 The lord and the Wayward Lady Louise Allen Marcus and Nell s story 2 Paying the Virgin s price by Christine Merrill Nathan and Diana s story 3 The Smuggler and the society bride by Julia Justice Hawk Harlequin Regency silk and scandal series Story about the sins of the father 20 years prior gypsy curse being visited on their children Wardal children nell, nathan and rosalind Hebden children Imogen, Stephen Nadya gypsy half sister Carlow children Marcus, Hal, Honoria and Verity 1 The lord and the Wayward Lady Louise Allen Marcus and Nell s story 2 Paying the Virgin s price by Christine Merrill Nathan and Diana s story 3 The Smuggler and the society bride by Julia Justice Hawk and Honoria s story 4 Claiming the Forbidden Bride by Gayle Wilson Rhys and Nadya 5 The viscount and the virgin by Annie Burrows Monty and Imogen 6 Unlacing the Innocent miss by Margaret McPhee wolf and Rosalind s story 7 The officer and the Proper Lady by Louise Allen Hal and Julia s story 8 Taken by the wicked rake by Christine Merrill Verity and Stephan Loved the gypsy setting and both the hero and the heroine. After the disappointments of Book Three in the Silk and Scandal series, this one was a return to form That s not to say I didn t like the previous book, I did, but I felt it had to make too many changes in the characters who had appeared in the other novels to make the story work This one is a return to form with the anti hero back on his revenge mission adding depth to the plot for the hero and heroine which are being focussed on in Claiming the Forbidden Bride.This book concerns a friend of After the disappointments of Book Three in the Silk and Scandal series, this one was a return to form That s not to say I didn t like the previous book, I did, but I felt it had to make too many changes in the characters who had appeared in the other novels to make the story work This one is a return to form with the anti hero back on his revenge mission adding depth to the plot for the hero and heroine which are being focussed on in Claiming the Forbidden Bride.This book concerns a friend of Hal s from the Army although he s mentioned only in passing , another of Lord Keddleston s godchildren Rhys Morgan, a battle scarred survivor of Napoleon s wars He s returning home to an uncertain life, keen to avoid the charity of his elder brother and the interference of his sister in law when he comes across a gypsy encampment and helps to save the life of the healer s child.Nadya Argentari is the half sister of Stephano Beshaly, our series long anti hero, she s also the tribe s healer and when Rhys s life is endangered, she helps to break his fever so setting up the conflict and romance between them.I thought this was a believable romance, Rhys is a younger son so, although there is stigma in falling for a gypsy, the outcomes weren t necessarily going to be as difficult for him Nadya is fiercely independent and determined to not follow in her mother s fate by falling for an outsider There were small irritating niggles though, things which weren t explained during the telling of the story and people who suddenly appeared without warning but, overall, it was an enjoyable and easy read It s a good story, unfortunately it wasn t engaging I was sorely disappointed with this book Gayle Wilson s Heart s Desire is my all time favorite romance novel I have read and enjoyed a number of Ms Wilson s works however, this one was not one of them I suppose I am always waiting for another hero like Dominic Maitland to come along, but in my search for such a hero I fear that I am doomed to be forever disappointed Rhys Morgan is definitely not a hero who could fill the Duke of Avon s boots and although Ms Wilson s writing is excellent, I was sorely disappointed with this book Gayle Wilson s Heart s Desire is my all time favorite romance novel I have read and enjoyed a number of Ms Wilson s works however, this one was not one of them I suppose I am always waiting for another hero like Dominic Maitland to come along, but in my search for such a hero I fear that I am doomed to be forever disappointed Rhys Morgan is definitely not a hero who could fill the Duke of Avon s boots and although Ms Wilson s writing is excellent, per usual, the story is far fetched and lacks the emotional intensity that I have grown so fond of in her earlier works Claiming the Forbidden Bride is the fourth title in the Silk Scandals series and it was a decent read but it felt a little meh The usual intensity that I ve come to associate with Wilson s work was missing and it left the plot feeling a little airy fairy There are some plot points that aren t resolved ones that don t play into the series plot and while I don t think everything little bit should be tied with a bow, one or two lines to resolve this issue would have gone a long way to leaving Claiming the Forbidden Bride is the fourth title in the Silk Scandals series and it was a decent read but it felt a little meh The usual intensity that I ve come to associate with Wilson s work was missing and it left the plot feeling a little airy fairy There are some plot points that aren t resolved ones that don t play into the series plot and while I don t think everything little bit should be tied with a bow, one or two lines to resolve this issue would have gone a long way to leaving me feelingsatisfied at the end of the book Renee, www.ireadromance.com Nothing special Unusually this one took me ages to finish. ROMANY MISTRESS OR SOCIETY BRIDE Battle scarred and jaded from the Peninsular War, soldier Rhys Morgan is in the market for a bride But the simpering debutantes on the Marriage Mart don t rouse his interest let alone fire his blood Whereas dark haired, dark eyed Romany beauty Nadya Argentari has a strength and passion to match his own If he took her as his mistress, no one would blink an eye But if Major the Honorable Rhys Morgan were to marry her it would be the scandal of the year


About the Author: Gayle Wilson

Gayle Wilson is a two time RITA Award winner, taking home the RITA Award for Best Romantic Suspense Novel in 2000 and for Best Romantic Novella in 2004 In addition to twice winning the prestigious RITA Award, Gayle s books have garneredthan 50 other awards and nominations, including most recently the Daphne du Maurier Award for the Best Single Title Romantic Suspense of 2008, awarded to Victim, her latest novel from MIRA.Gayle holds a master s degree in secondary education, with additional certification in the education of the gifted Although her specialty was teaching honors and gifted students, as a former high school history and English teacher, she taught everything from remedial reading to Shakespeare and loved every minute she spent in the classroom.Gayle was on the board of directors of Romance Writers of America for four years In 2006 she served as the president of RWA, the largest genre writers organization in the world.Gayle has written 41 novels and four novellas for Harlequin Enterprises, including works for Harlequin Historicals, Harlequin Intrigue, Special Releases, HQN Books, MIRA, and Mills Boon.


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