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The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer – Penguin Books New Zealand

If you would like to share a new site, or point out an error, please email me. Having heard that Lethbridge is an excellent card player, she attempts to coerce Lethbridge into playing with her and he eventually relents, proposing that they play for a lock of her hair.

But all this is all right because I and surely mardiage other people? Every georgftte used in her sentences conveys just the right nuance of meaning. His way of helping is truly special.

The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer – FictionDB

I had no idea it would turn out to contain, without question, one of my favorite proposal scenes ever. The rest of the time she was conenient.

The novel is set in the s. I actually did it. There’s simply no way he’s going to let her get into trouble.


She gambles; her brother Pelham gambles in fact, his gambling is the reason the Winwood sisters are prepared to marry Rule to begin with ; hijinks ensue. So maybe I shouldn’t say a book was shite, rather, it doesn’t appeal to me at this moment. If you would like to quote MORE than words, please ask us first via the email address in the Contact details. The best thing would be to read before, then listening to the CDs. He’s not very charming or dashing or witty like a Heyer hero can be.

Certainly you could not blame poor Horatia for being taken in. On that score, Rule wins.

Combine that with Richard Armitage as a narrator, and the delightful snippets of music between chapters, and The Convenient Marriage comes as close to perfect as anyone can ask of a story.

May 13, Kelly rated it liked it Shelves: Sylvester, Venetia and The Convenient Marriage. The scenes with her are just painful you want to take a shotgun to the earl but other than that, it’s great fun, and the Georgian era is beautifully evoked. His skill at unique characterization and resonant, velvetly voice transports the listener like Cinderella to the Ball. There’s a happy cynicism to him.

Open Preview See a Problem? This page was last edited convenientt 13 Juneat If the tentative, complicated romance between Horatia and the Earl of Rule made up one half georgtete my enjoyment of the novel, certainly the schemes and counter-schemes between Robert Lethbridge and Marcus Drellincourt made up heyr other half of my mariage.


Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. He wandered over to the table and sat down.

The scenes with him, Pom, Pel and Captain Heron were some of my very favourites, closely rivalling the Ranelagh pond incident. To compare Heyer with Austen is like comparing an inflatable back yard kiddie pool with an Olympic natatorium.

However when he goes away Horatia gets herself into a very awkward situation and has to enlist the h A wonderful tale about the incorrigible Miss Horatia Winwood.

The Convenient Marriage, by Georgette Heyer

According to several sources she completed two romance novels a month. Black Sheep Regency Romances.

He stands back, indulges her incessantly, and patiently waits for her to decide how she feels about him. Yes, I am fallible. This book is swoony the fact that the audiobook was read by Richard Armitage may have something to do with it Later examples include Friday’s Child and April Lady. Find your local bookstore at www. Pray ask her, though I doubt if she will tell you.

Frankly, the secondary characters had all the good lines and saved it.