Genre: Historical Romance (Victorian)
Source: Received for an honest review.
- Print Length: 225 pages
- Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
- Publisher: Kelly McClymer Books (March 30, 2016)
- Publication Date: March 30, 2016
- Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
- Language: English
- ASIN: B01D941B0G
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Plucked from the gutters of London as a child, Elspeth was taught to be a lady, and married to the son of her benefactor. When she realizes her husband will never consider her anything more than a gutter brat, she demands that he undo all that his father did in teaching her to be a lady so she can once again survive on the streets of London. Can seeing his wife on the streets of London finally show Damian the true lady within his guttersnipe bride?
WOW! What a debut! Fast paced, roller coaster ride from the beginning to the end. Very intense, emotional, compelling and powerful while maintaining the integrity of the story. The heroine went from a guttersnipe to a lady in a swift marriage, while only a thirteen year old child. The hero was forced to marry young. as well, but refused to consummate a marriage to a child, so he left to travel the world. He returns years later, after his father’s death, to find his guttersnipe is a beautiful woman. But still he kicks her out of the home she knew for years, so back to the place she remembers, the gutter, or will she? The H/H are a unique pair, but we’ll matched. The reader will wish to kick some sense into him at times. How could he this beautiful young Lady into the street, against his father’s wishes? A must read! Be prepared, tissues will me needed.
Can one- sided love finally find happiness? Or will Society, stubbornness, duty, and prestige win out in the end?
A not to miss story! Simply an awesome read, with many twists and turns. Will the H/H find their HEA? Fans of Historical Romance, romance with a twist, sensual tension, and a unique talent of rags to riches back, to rags tale. Awesome read! An author to follow. I can’t wait to see what’s in store for her readers next. In two words powerful and compelling!
* Received for an honest review*
Heat rating: Mild
Reviewed by: AprilR