Thursday, June 30, 2016

Marrying Winterborne

Book: Marrying Winterborne
Series: The Ravenels #2
Author: Lisa Klepas

A ruthless tycoon

Savage ambition has brought common-born Rhys Winterborne vast wealth and success. In business and beyond, Rhys gets exactly what he wants. And from the moment he meets the shy, aristocratic Lady Helen Ravenel, he is determined to possess her. If he must take her virtue to ensure she marries him, so much the better…

A sheltered beauty

Helen has had little contact with the glittering, cynical world of London society. Yet Rhys’s determined seduction awakens an intense mutual passion. Helen’s gentle upbringing belies a stubborn conviction that only she can tame her unruly husband. As Rhys’s enemies conspire against them, Helen must trust him with her darkest secret. The risks are unthinkable… the reward, a lifetime of incomparable bliss. And it all begins with…

Marrying Mr. Winterborne-Goodreads

Review: If you are looking for a cute, quick and surprisingly sexy read, Marrying Winterborne might be the book for you. I wish I had read the first book in the series which introduced these characters, because there was no cat and mouse here. They are coupled up quickly (and it's steamy from the get go!). While Winterborne is unquestionably the more interesting character, Rhs and Helen made a good couple. I wish there had been more drama and obstacles getting them together, but overall, fun read. 

Grade: 3/5

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