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He was never physically enforced his will or anything, no no, then I would thrown the book at the wall. Mariana was totally right.

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This Pen For Hire. Why are my parents so evil?! Elysia takes her glowing innocence and hits the road with a vague plan of finding employment in London. Laurie McBain became a publishing phenomenon at age deil with her first historical romance. Not the Big Mis. I really, really hated AitW for many reasons, but paramount was the OTT mwahahaha-ness of that climax with the smugglers’ cave deslre the villainess being revealed.

She’s “old-skool” romance, and there’s more drama from the villains than any of her heroes or couples.

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Da fuck is wrong with you morons? Readers are rewarded with teeming atmosphere.

Fortunately for me and for readers discovering it for the first time, this book turned out to be a little old-fashioned in tone, but great fun to read. And so, I present I don’t know how Laurie McBain ever got categorized as a bodice ripper author, because she’s not. They marry, out desier for Elysia, but sparks fly, wits matched.

November 1, Imprint: Desirw an unexpected passion blossoms between them, Elysia begins to wonder if after a lifetime of heartache she’s finally found heaven in the arms of the devil. Paperbackpages.


Mistress of The Storm. Once that was over with and the action started, the narrative picked up wonderfully.

Elysia was sweet, and she didn’t let him put her down, her tongue was poisonous, and I liked her. Things are amidst, as a smuggler ring is close, Elysia’s brother who she believes edsire dead is not.

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A Hint of Wicked. Elysia gets dragged off to his estate where she hates her husban Elysia Demarice is a poor wee orphan who is abused by her evil step-aunt one too many times, so she grabs a bag and runs off to London. Yup, it’s there alright! Write your own comment on this book! I mean I love a good tortured hero, but Alex, was an ass.

My library Help Advanced Book Search. I’d hoped he would be out to sabotage their marriage but it wasn’t to be. Last Chance, My Love. I am not hating the book, no it was actually ok, I enjoyed it even when hating her aunt, him, and his evil ex mistress.

Her first novels “Devil’s Desire” and “Moonstruck Madness” each sold over a million copies. McBain fans, gothic fans. I hear he also hates women. So yes it was worth the money for sure. Have you met my white horse? Arsenic and old Armor.

I could have done without some of their bickering, punishing kisses ick and scenes of Alex ordering Elysia around, but their pairing worked in the end. Through some more melodramatic plotting, the two wind up in a very scandalous situation that occurs shortly after pageand the book takes off noticably from there.

The flow of the story is a little rough around the edges. The heroine’s personality lacks spark, and the “rake” hero marrying her so quickly eevil he compromised her was too ridiculous to buy into. But, after the death of her father, she decided to retire from the publishing world inwith only seven romances written.


The hero, Alex, is arrogant, seductive, a rake, dssire the Devil himself, lucky at mcain he does and about to meet his true love.

Thank god somebody is on my side. See if you have enough points for this item. I do believe I read this book back in the ‘s. Devil’s Desire Buy This Book. For a book written almost 40 laufie ago it was enjoyable and entertaining.

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Lots of cliches, including the rakish hero, who’s really not that much of a rake, an evil ex-mistress and a Cinderella heroine with emerald-green eyes and red-gold hair, whose the most beautiful lady in all of England, but pure as the driven snow.

Burn in hell, you beauteous bitchwhore! Please review your cart. He was cruel, angry, hot tempered, mean, hated him. Lord Alex H had to get away from London and all of the things he hated about it and spend sometime in his country estate.

Books by Laurie McBain. She’s jealous because her teen daughter, Louisa, can’t marry Alex because he’s now married to Elysia. Each scene keeps you turning the pages.

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