[PDF / Epub] ⚣ Rules for a Lady ✈ Katherine Greyle – Shiningweb.info

Rules for a Lady A Lady Does Not Attempt To Come Out In London Society Disguised As Her Deceased Half Sister A Lady Does Not Become Enad Of Her Guardian Even Though His Masterful Kisses And Whispered Words Of Affection Tempt Her Beyond All Endurance A Lady May Not Climb Barefoot From Her Bedroom On A Rose Trellis, Nor Engage In Fisticuffs With Riff Raff In Order To Rescue Street Urchins No Matter How Impossible The Odds, A Lady Always Gives Her Hand And Her Heart Though Not Necessarily In That Order To The One Man Who Sees Her As She Truly Is And Loves Her Despite Her Flagrant Disobedience Of Every One Of The Rules For A Lady I forced myself to finish this thing I don t know why I bothered Bristles with annoying tropes and characters We start with the first trope the pretending to be someone else pretending to be rich one Which can be rather charming, as with Heyer s Arabella There the deception is rather innocent and done on impulse Here it s calculating and self interested and totally unbelievable The heroine simply buries her nasty but sickly half sister under her own name No questions asked Easy I forced myself to finish this thing I don t know why I bothered Bristles with annoying tropes and characters We start with the first trope the pretending to be someone else pretending to be rich one Which can be rather charming, as with Heyer s Arabella There the deception is rather innocent and done on impulse Here it s calculating and self interested and totally unbelievable The heroine simply buries her nasty but sickly half sister under her own name No questions asked Easy peasy Then we have rescuing the urchin Again, in Arabella which seems to be a main source of this book s tropes, this can be heartfelt and show a serious side to the heroine s character or it can be a rather obvious attempt to give the heroine some redeeming characteristics Since the heroine then goes on to listen at keyholes, barge into conversations without knowing what they re about, pick locks and read private diaries and then, with jaw dropping gall, berate the victim for not mentioning HER , climb down trellises barefoot in the middle of the night and promptly get herself into a potentially deadly fix not once but TWICE she ends up needing a lot of redeeming and a whole host of urchins have to be called in to do the job Needless to say it all works out in the end as it must as long as you have urchins handy to foist on the hero and you love your mommy Sigh Possibly I m being too hard on this book I was looking for light reading, but I m truly not in the mood for this kind of la la la I can do whatever I like and there are never any consequences foolishness as I watch the pandemic statistics grow Feckless, annoying girl Plot full of holes. Good book The rules rules breaking were quite humorous at times Yikes I started this two and a half years ago, and only got through a third of it at first.I didn t bother to restart and just proceeded from where I left off before, so I didn t know all the history and how Gillian became Amanda.And she annoyed me at first this time around I know that thwarting the rules were all for the benefit of maintaining her true self, even as she masqueraded as her half sister, but she couldn t seem to meet Stephen halfway But all s well that ends well The be Yikes I started this two and a half years ago, and only got through a third of it at first.I didn t bother to restart and just proceeded from where I left off before, so I didn t know all the history and how Gillian became Amanda.And she annoyed me at first this time around I know that thwarting the rules were all for the benefit of maintaining her true self, even as she masqueraded as her half sister, but she couldn t seem to meet Stephen halfway But all s well that ends well The beginning of the end was when Stephen rescued her from a harrowing experience that could have beenbrutal if he hadn t gotten to her in time, thanks to little Tom , and when wise old Mom finally gave her son a verbal smack upside the head Thanks to Geoffrey and Sophia for graciously backing down and letting Stephen and Gillian have their happily ever after.Maybe I ll readof Ms Lee s books But not right now On to some others I d temporarily quit I should finish my Currently Reading pile before moving on to fresh books A quite complex and engaging story with excellent h h good description, excellent secondary characters and a mystery that only the hero does not figure out until the end In this the grandmother was a star Gillian ames buries herself and takes on her half sister s disguise to come to london for a season She has made her tombstone and gone to her guardian s home for a debut An Earl, Stephen has an instant attraction to the hoyden riding on the top of the mail coach when he comes to collect her A quite complex and engaging story with excellent h h good description, excellent secondary characters and a mystery that only the hero does not figure out until the end In this the grandmother was a star Gillian ames buries herself and takes on her half sister s disguise to come to london for a season She has made her tombstone and gone to her guardian s home for a debut An Earl, Stephen has an instant attraction to the hoyden riding on the top of the mail coach when he comes to collect her She is not a lady, but she is fascinating, loyal, intelligent, a healer, and quite beautiful The plot has her rescue an urchin, survive two attacks and near rape, marry under a false name for her dowers to a marquis nearly under blackmail and goes off Meanwhile Stephen is in the bottle because he cannot marry a bastard until his grandmother says why not she has known from the beginning He rides vent a terre to reach wedding ten minutes late but the catch, a false name, an annulment, and Stephen the earl marries Gilliam Ames the bastard daughter of a bastard lord and her mother the maid This was a definite re read for the days ahead It is difficult to process out outside reality at this moment during a pandemic, we are shut down in CT, and since Trump was elected have read these books at least one a day for escape Some are not engaging and some are this one was Saved from a life without romance I never thought to find another Regency romance novelist with the gifts Georgette Heyer possessed I ve read ALL Heyer s books, first as a twenty something and again in my forties Now well into my retirement years, I ve found Jade Lee What a gift So happy now Rules for a LadyThis has been a very enjoyable story full of intrigue, humor,and romance Amanda Gillian and Stephen were a couple that were meant to be together from their first encounter. A fun regency book, about a rebellious young lady, trying to have her cake and eat it too Bucking the Rules of The Ton, when she really doesn t know why they where put in place to begin with Coming within an inch of her life being ruined by cutthroats, she is rescued by the Earl who is ruling her life and aggravating her the most, of course he is the one that she in the end falls in love with, despite all the barriers and reasons it shouldn t happen A good read for this type of book which I g A fun regency book, about a rebellious young lady, trying to have her cake and eat it too Bucking the Rules of The Ton, when she really doesn t know why they where put in place to begin with Coming within an inch of her life being ruined by cutthroats, she is rescued by the Earl who is ruling her life and aggravating her the most, of course he is the one that she in the end falls in love with, despite all the barriers and reasons it shouldn t happen A good read for this type of book which I give a 4.8 due to spelling errors, which young lady at this point, if you are going to self publish, should not happen Otherwise a fun and can t put down for this type of romance novel Thoroughly Entertaining This author really knows how to capture your attention, and definitely hold it Fun, funny, and utterly romantic A clean romance that still stimulates your senses I am ready for book 2 in this series


About the Author: Katherine Greyle

Pseudonym for author Jade Lee.Katherine Greyle believes that writing is both her greatest joy and her greatest challenge Writing for her is a passion and a discipline, both hard to sustain for long periods of time She keeps it lively by switching constantly among genres, from Regencies, through contemporary adventures to fantasy and time travel Occasionally, she even writes humor articles for Racquetball Magazine But all my works include romance, she says, even if it s the love of the perfect serve Years ago, someone told Kathy Greyle to write what was in heart Little did this person know what weirdness lurked within Kathy s twisted soul Her first novel, Oracle, was a futuristic romance that won numerous awards including a RITA nomination for Best First Novel and PRISM s Best of the Best award Kathy s next series of books showcase her humor in a historical trilogy beginning with Rules For A Lady, published in January of 2001 Major Wyclyff s Campaign was launched in October and is followed in April 2002 by Miss Woodley s Experiment As much a star in the historical genre as in paranormal, Kathy s reviews have been excellent In fact, her favorite hero, Major Wyclyff, even garnered a Romantic Times KISS award Building on her humorous regencies, Kathy then wrote No Place for a Lady, released in May 2003 which received Kathy s second Romantic Times KISS award Don t forget to look for Kathy s delightful time travel to the regency era in Almost an Angel coming out from Love Spell in November 2003 And lest she forget her Asian heritage, she recently wrote the hysterical Dragon for Dinner , a contemporary novella in the acclaimed Playing with Matches anthology from NAL in April 2003.When writing novels and screenplays gets too difficult, Kathy relaxes by rollerblading with her two daughters and playing racquetball at the highest amateur levels.


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