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. A Rose in Winter by Kathleen Woodiwiss – book cover, description, publication history.

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I hope it’s okay to do this. See 1 question about A Rose in Winter…. The Murder at Mandeville Hall. You are my own precious love, promised to me evermore. woodiwis

In all, he presented a most fearsome mien for a young bride seeing her future husband for the wknter time. It would be nice if the Beauty had something to recommend her other than her, you know, beauty. Dark Before the Rising Sun. I loved Lord Saxton to bits!

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As you said, it is no fun when you can guess the Big Reveal within the first few pages. Wolf and the Dove. Espero que siga la buena racha de lecturas como estas.

She is also completely powerless in the story and requires a big strong man to save her from everything. Lets just say that Ms Woodiwiss was able to make me believe in Mr.

When I finished reading once again I regretted the shift away from large books because the authors could have a romance span months or even years without losing the reader due to skipped scenes. At the same time as this whole affair, Erienne realizes that she may have feelings for this egotistical jerk, Christopher Seton, who won’t leave her alone and is bent on making her his woman even though she’s married.


I may not have found her wiinter compelling heroine, but it put me in a good mood when he did the opposite of everyone else in this bizarre book, rsoe said sincere words to her, and treated her. Avon Books Publish Date: The writing is laughably bad.

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It created a very questionable air, as the man she had married was already enigmatic and elusive, and clearly after a serious dealing of justice. She ended it like, well, like a cheap check-out line romance would, with satisfaction in vapidness and mediocrity. I guess Woodiwiss liked the idea of her heroine getting that type of attention, but for me it got old, and I thought, if anyone, a woman writing this book would put things like boobs aside since she has a pair herself and sees them everyday and they’re nothing much.

I can deal with description; Meredith Duran’s Duke of Shadows is one of my favorite romances of all time.

Es decir, aprobado raspado. She was also extremely loyal. Then Erienne was auctioned on the block and married to Lord Saxton so her father could pay his outstanding debts, some directly owed to and others bought by the same Christopher Seton.

This introductory post may be helpful. View all 3 comments. I don’t know why, but he reminded me of the opera owner in the movie version of Phantom of the Opera, who invited Christine out to dinner and insisted they have katjleen lessons” at his home afterward if she wanted to keep her role.

Woodiwiss story started off strong but degenerated into a far-fetched, draggy fairy tale. The Highlander’s Accidental Marriage. Despite everything going on around him and having to deal with a whole shitstorm of issues as a returning lord who’s suspected of murder, he really wanted a woman to “save him from his solitude” you might say, and Erienne was beginning to realize that she might be okay with that.


The success of The Flame and the Flower prompted a new style of writing romance, concentrating primarily on historical fiction tracking the monogamous relationship between a helpless heroines and the hero who rescued her, even if he had been the one to place her in danger.

A Rose in Winter

She discovered at an early age that not only were they her transport to far off worlds, adventures, and exotic cultures, but that she ran into far fewer objects if she walked while reading then if she wasn’t reading. Wildfire In His Arms. Please review your cart. Not my fav by this author so I’ve only read it twice, LOL! Also, Erienne, our heroine, seems a bit selfish.

He was really a breath of fresh air; scenes with him couldn’t come soon enough.

The main character, Erienne, is a young woman from a relatively poor family even though her father is the mayor who ends up being sold to the highest bidder for marriage because said father is a totally selfish dick with an alcohol problem. I wish that Judith McNaught’s publishers would put her books on Kindle.

I was just recently looking through my favorite authors I haven’t read in years and I just realized that Kathleen E. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Woodiwiss died back in He was always polite, he was always gentle, and was by far the most civilized man in the story universe Woodiwiss created.