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 E. Woodiwiss – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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Books by Kathleen E. Yet even as she fell in love with her adoring husband, Erienne despaired of freeing her heart from the dashingly handsome Yankee who couldn’t forget her. The H does not rape the h in this book.

It is another Beauty and the Beast type story BUT in this one the heroine has been sold to marry “the Beast” by her wastrel father.

He really did stalk her everywhere, and yet, like he was some kind of Edward Woodiwkss, all that was ever described was how hawt he looked and how he’d cock an eyebrow and make her shiver or some such bullcrap. One thing that I give Woodiwiss credit for, her decisions on plot aside, is that she has the ability to create brain candy for the reader, where you’re just happy to munch on it and have an escape for a few hours.

In fact, I have already purchased “Ashes in the Wind”, another book that received great reviews.

So Worthy My Love. Agreed, Stuart is all that exists, not that Seton Gaston-like fellow. This is the second book by this author that I DNF. Except for the white shirt, he was dressed entirely in black. Conflicted by emotions she cannot suppress, Erienne valiantly attempts to remain honorable to her elusive, enigmatic husband but feels herself irresistibly drawn to Seton’s passion, his fire, and his secrets.


The mayor’s spine prickled as tiny barbs of fear set themselves against it, and his bravado dwindled swiftly. The boot of his right leg bore a thick, heavy, wedge-shaped sole, as if for the purpose of straightening a clubbed or twisted foot. I defy anyone to read this without gagging: She is credited with the invention of the modern historical romance novel: The romance novels which followed in her example featured longer plots, more controversial situations and characters, and more woodkwiss and steamy sex scenes.

And even if it was absolutely necessary for him to marry her under the guise of “Lord Saxton,” why not send a proxy which was common practice those days rather than going to all the trouble of that stupid scheme aka dressing up as Darth Vader?

Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Woodiwiss and reading it again brings back a sense of deja vu of being wrapped in a warm blanket and reading this wonderful story of the love triangle I jn read this book in years and years, but I still love it.

She was also extremely loyal. But the more I got to know him, qinter more I realized he was a pompous, disrespectful, borderline rapist.

On the Way to the Wedding with 2nd Epilogue. Would you like us to take another look at this review? The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh. Ashes in the Wind. Me ha encantado, me lo he pasado genial y ha hecho que me enganche la lectura.

Retro Review – A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

I do not tend to like infidelity so I loved it when then heroine decided that she was going to consummate her marriage despite her fears of his physical deformities.

The first publisher on her list, Avon, quickly purchased the novel and arranged an initialprint run. I loved Lord Saxton to bits! Behind her back, she could feel him jerking on wkodiwiss gloves, and on impulse she laid a palm wooxiwiss his chest, finding it firmly muscled beneath the crispness of his shirt.


The novel sold over 2. Charming, spirited and exquisitely lovely, she is beset on all sides by suitors, any one of whom would pay a king’s fortune for a place in her heart. Learn how your comment data is processed. Beneath the cloak his shoulders seemed thick and broad. If anything, it’s helped him realize an empowering philosophy; that there are ways to do anything and little should hold you back.

Although she had much to learn about being a wife, going to parties and avoiding being molested practically by other certain lordsand fighting off the courting efforts of Christopher, the whole story, for me, became about Lord Saxton.

The characters and settings could also be fully developed without cheating one or the other. I was just really excited to be reading a story, especially one I had heard was similar to an already-favorite, The Phantom of the Opera, as well as Beauty and the Beast.

A Rose in Winter by Kathleen E. Woodiwiss

Kissed by a Scottish Rogue. Which then means that Christopher could have said a few nice words instead of being all macho-insulting and eloped with her. Imagine what that means as you will. See 1 question about A Rose in Winter…. Seton as a hero. This was the first book I ever read of Ms. After each step he took, the weighted foot was dragged sideways to meet the other.

Petals on the River. Woodiwiss not doubt has the gift of writing, I just need to find the right story.