Genre: Historical Romance (Regency)

Series: Shakespeare in Love #3

Source: Received for an honest review by the publisher

  • Mass Market Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca (February 4, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1402270518
  • ISBN-13: 978-1402270512


“Refreshingly honest and passionate.”—Publishers Weekly on How to Tame a Willful Wife

How to Become London’s Most Notorious Widow:

1. Vow to NEVER remarry
2. Own a ship and become fabulously wealthy
3. Wear the latest risqué fashions in your signature color
4. Do NOT have a liaison at the Prince Regent’s palace with a naval captain whose broad shoulders and green eyes make you forget Rule #1

Angelique Beauchamp, the widowed Countess of Devonshire, has been twice burned by love, and she is certain that no man will ever touch her heart again. But that doesn’t mean she can’t indulge a little—and it would be hard to find a more perfect dalliance than one with the dashing Captain James Montgomery.

After a brief torrid affair, James tries to forget Angelique and his undeniable thirst for more. The luscious lady was quite clear that their liaison was temporary. But for the first time, the lure of the sea isn’t powerful enough to keep him away…

**Stop by our main today ,2/3/2014, for a visit and giveaway with author Christy English**


MUCH ADO ABOUT JACK by Christy English is an exciting Regency Historical Romance 1818 England. #3 in the “Shakespeare in Love” series, but can be read as a stand alone.

From the author’s note: *”Much Ado About Jack” begins one month prior to “Love on a Midsummer Night”*

Than the excitement begins……similar to Shakespeare’s play: “Much Ado About Nothing”, but with added fun, more danger, and passion. Follow Angelique Beauchamp, widowed Countess of Devonshire, and Captain James Montgomery on a journey of re-kindled passion, unexpected love, a bit of danger, and the lure of the sea. Can a temporary liaison turn into true love? One loves the sea the other was burned by love and determined no man will NEVER touch her heart again, nor will she be betrayed by a man again. But things change after Angelique has a dalliance with Captain James, who Prinny calls Captain Jack. A fun read with lots of passion and danger thrown into the mix. If you enjoy historical romance, sea adventures,lots of passion and a bit of mystery, than you will enjoy “Much Ado About Jack”. Oh, did I mention a dysfunctional family, a mean-spirited brother, and a wounded lover? The characters are engaging as well as realistic. The storyline was intriguing as well as interesting. An enjoyable read. Received for an honest review from the publisher.



REVIEWED BY: AprilR, Courtesy of My Book Addiction and More