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I was recommended this book when looking for books with damaged heroines and picked it up. She kept that to herself, even from her two cousins, the infamous “Ugly Ducklings”. Juliet bit her lip to keep from laughing at the insincerity.

From his perfectly coiffed hair, to his perfectly tailored clothes, to his perfect reputation that he worked so hard on. Juliet shifted from one foot tp the other, leaning heavily on her walking stick, and it was impossible not to notice her wince.

It wasn’t enough to ruin the book, but I did find myself rereading a couple sections to make sure I hadn’t missed something. This isn’t a circus, you know. Aug 04, Huong rated it liked it.

Super unique and fascinating characters and plot, AND some of my favorite angsty tropes! Aa wanted to take her in his arms and offer her reassurance, but contented himself with taking her hand in his. The only issues I had with the book were a few editing ones. Reviewed for Affaire de Coeur magazine in the August issue: Mandz comes to her defens Miss Juliet Shelby has always made sure to blend into the background in society following an accident that now has her in need of the assistance of a walking cane.

Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days Mands will my order arrive? To his surprise, she made as if to push him away. There isn’t a random I love you coming from any side, thanfully not even from Juliet considering it’s always the wallflowers going in for the kill first.


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But on the other hand, it will also let you know what happened to Juliet before the characters in the book know. Generally it’s something to do with a leg, something that means that the heroine becomes a wallflower because she can’t dance. Published July 31st by St. Once she married the duke, she passed the card on to Julia. hoe

I applaud Manda Collins for creating Juliet, a physically imperfect heroine who is absolutely perfect in the eyes of her hero. Ccollins were the perfect match for each other. Not only was it sad that Annie ended up betraying a caring Juliet,the entire scenario was silly and unbelievable and came completely out of left field. He just wants someone from a good background that he won’t have to worry about falling for. Collins knows the subject well and brings to her character the realistic physical and emotional challenges as well as the quiet strength and determination that make Juliet one of my favorite heroines ever.

How to Romance a Rake (Ugly Ducklings #2) by Manda Collins

He sticks up for her when no one else with the exception of her cousins does. What draws you to the pairing of suspense with Regency romance? I enjoyed Alec’s and Juliet’s scenes together. There were many scenes that manfa me giggling out loud. He is stunned when she not only doesn’t blame him, but shows him how wrong he had been all this time.

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Very few people know what really happened to Juliet when she spent time in Europe with her family. How to Romance a Rake–Discussion Thread. I won’t give away any spoilers other than to say it gives the reader a peek into the inner workings of Maddie’s mind, something that has Alec pondering how useful she would have been to Wellington during the war, and has me anticipating her book even more. When they flee to Gretna, they have no maid with them so Juliet must make do with maids at the inns.


His father was a wastrel and a brute of a man. Dec 13, Lisa rated it really liked it Shelves: Thanks so much for having me, Theresa! Upon learning the Julie didn’t dance, he took it upon himself to be her dance partner.

Will I read more by this author? Alec’s did his best to make Juliet feel comfortable with him.

Unlike the “fashionable” ladies he’s accustomed to, Juliet possesses a generous spirit, a fiery intelligence–and an explosive secret. Though she gave a small gasp, she did not pull away. He was the kind of man you would bring to meet your parents but would still ravish you on the carriage back home!

It is just soooooo good and I’m so sad to have finished it in one seating. I love reading historical romances with wallflowers, so of course I was excited to read this book. Then there is the romance. Seriously, Manda Collins is not an author to be colllins.

Trivia About How to Romance a I loved the way that this really showed how much they had come to care for each other, even though they had yet to admit it.