Editorial Reviews. Review. Debt-ridden Avery Fleming is determined to find a A Rose In Winter – Kindle edition by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss. Ladies and Gentlemen, It is time for another retro romance review. This is one that I read shortly after I discovered The Bride. In fact it was the. Thank you, bitchsdangerous, for the suggestion and I do hope you comment! So, without further adieu A ROSE IN WINTER by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss pgs.

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Based upon a Beauty and the Beast theme, Erienne is married to someone she fears.

The way I imagined him in my head was just funny and a little pitiable. Like, he got thrown off his horse at a great height and hit a tree and it tore off his breeches. Again, most of it is predictable and melodramatic nonsense. But in the passing days, Saxton’s true nature is revealed to her.

She bears a resemblance to Catherine from Taming of the Shrew at the start, but very quickly it becomes obvious with the cards she’s been dealt in life that it really isn’t surprising.

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They are caricatures of people. I know they had some intimate moments in the book, but they were so shortttt Before I came to these shores, I would have sworn my ships would ever be my love, for no maid had so captivated me as the thrill of skimming the seas beneath billowing sails. There must be a flaw!

View all 4 comments. Bonding with the Beast Kindred Tales. Who puts someone through that just because they really want to have sex with them?! Y es mejor lanzarte a este libro sin saber absolutamente nada. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. View all 3 comments. And even if it was absolutely necessary for him to marry her under the guise of “Lord Saxton,” why not send a proxy which was common practice those days rather than going to all the trouble of that stupid scheme aka dressing up as Darth Vader?


While her writing style could turn purple prose at the drop of the hat, I mostly found her descriptions to create a great deal of atmosphere. And when I was under the impression that this kathlewn was after that idea, I thought it was lovely and couldn’t wait to recommend it.

I too was disappointed with the plot twist. Beneath the cloak his shoulders seemed thick and broad. I think I may have actually had a crush on him! I can honestly say that the real point of this book didn’t materialize until she met the man who bought her hand in marriage. If you don’t think too much into her, she’s not blatantly annoying or stupid or rude to people who don’t deserve it, most of the time. I was just recently looking through my favorite authors I haven’t read in years and I just realized that Kathleen E.

Es verdad que el comienzo tal vez es un poco lento pero merece totalmente la pena. I’d always thought that this was a gorgeous cover and it reminded me of a Michelangelo painting. After a moment’s pause, he dropped it over her shoulder again.

Ayyyyyyyy pero que historia mas boniiiiita!!! The story continues as the Saxton history comes to the forefront. What Readers Are Saying What do you think?

He was accordingly cold whenever they had to speak, and when suggested Erienne be forced to share their wealth or come visit, he made very clear that his wife made her own decisions.

With that, I thought I’d just write down some reflection of particular characters. Dec Hardcover Oct Paperback. Jul 11, R. Disappointed with how life has turned, Erienne is wed and starting her new life as the next Lady of Saxton Hall. They set up a heroine that was clearly young and quick to have an opinion, but you kind of felt for her because her dad kept bringing her creeps that he hoped she’d marry so they could pay off their debts.


Review: A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

So he came to Lord Talbot’s manor with just his shirt hanging over his junk, in total disarray. The man was nea So. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Brain Capacity of Heroine. Log in No account?

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After rejecting many potential husbands, all of them extreme cases of old, infirm and lewd, her father auctions her off. I don’t know how someone could be so little self-aware when she was in silk nightgowns.

The q “tension” was anything but. Return to Book Page. The mayor’s spine prickled as tiny barbs of fear set themselves against it, and his bravado dwindled swiftly. Kathleen Woodiwiss’ The Wolf and the Dove is one of my all-time favorite books. Throughout the entire novel, there is not a single flaw in the hero.

But, to me, he was useless. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Entangled in intrigues she doesn’t yet understand, Erienne Fleming will soon have to make a devastating choice: It would be nice if the Beauty had something to recommend her other than her, you know, beauty. Oh, and he played the harpsichord in the dead of night.

A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

She probably would have been much more annoying if this story were written in modern times, but because it was a period story, she was more bearable.

And, yet, before she connects the two personalities, she’s swooning over Christopher. The novel revolutionized mainstream publishing, featuring an epic woodiwisss romance with a strong heroine and impassioned sex scenes.