Loving Julia by Karen Robards – book cover, description, publication history. Read a free sample or buy Loving Julia by Karen Robards. You can read this book with Apple Books on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. What I liked: Robards did her research into the era and gets the Victorian Who could not love Jewel, aka Julia, as she fights to survive and the.
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The next day Julia is full of love for Moorland and is hopeful for the future. As Julia’s accent, clothes and kagen are pretty dreadful, Moorland disregards her comfort lpving generally continues to treat her with a large amount of contempt. Last edited by Laurel Lupschen. Now she was about to be renamed “Julia Stratham”, in the Earl’s outlandish stand against his domineering mother.
Loving Julia is the first novel by Karen Robards that I have read. My standpoint- I would have preferred her to be a prostitute.
Loving Julia by Karen Robards
Julia is over powered and in desperation thinks that if Carlyle thinks she is beginning to co-operate, she will get a chance to escape. Jewel had kept her virginity amid England’s roughest men, yet when this devastatingly handsome lord lowered roabrds mouth to her burning flesh, an irresistible fire consumed her and even if he called her wanton, she vowed to be the lady he loved tonight I simply adore Loving Julia and I was pleased to have a chance to revisit this memorable novel.
However Chloe rescues her. I think this was another one of those cases where the angst is never really felt because too much is going on and too katen. Push past the ahole-ness!! The hero is a bit of a, well, ass, at times and some might say he is cruel to the heroine. Great book by the way. The next day she gets a message to return to the country. The hero is craptasically awful to the heroine after one scene and I wanted to hit him but it also brings in the angsty-goodness.
Her first novel, Island Flame, was published inwhen she was 24 years old. Saw this Golden Oldie at the library, and just couldn’t resist it.
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Julia is humiliated and leaves the house in a state of distress wandering into the streets. Robards did her research into the era and gets the Victorian cant just right. I may have sympathized with Sebastian but I did find him hard to like until the rovards of the story.
Though uncomfortable at times alpha male lead the storyline rings true to its genre and this author is a master at twisty turns that enthrall the reader. At least to me.
If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop. The story was so unique. Historical Romance Historical Romance. Still, the only thing that checked her saucy reply was the realization that the Earl’s outlandish plans would give her a home, and she would never be hungry, shivering, or frightened in dark dockside alleyways again.
Wow, what a concept — a hero and heroine who have time to get to know each other before ripping off their clothing.
I also liked that this book robadrs may-december romance, one of my favorite trophes. View all 4 comments. No trivia or quizzes yet.
The Earl of Moorland is about to learn that although his “Julia” is no lady, she is all woman I don’t want to spoil the book so I can’t really say why other than the Hero’s about face with regard to certain issues he had just seemed too easy.
Description Seventeen-year-old Jewel Combs is not robarrs lady.
To download from the iTunes Store, get iTunes now. She is introduced to society by Moorland’s mother and sister in law. That said I can honestly say this was a very captivating read from start to finish. Nov 24, Linda rated it really liked it Shelves: I loved the heroine Jewel, her frank look at life and the compassion and tenderness in a young woman who has only seen the evils in life.
She just can’t control her traitorous body. This is very much a “My Fair Lady” story, but I absolutely loved it. With that said, Sebastian is probably more accurate historically than most of the books published today.
Oct 03, Ana rated it it was amazing Shelves: But as they lie in bed afterwards, she slaps him again then proceeds to throw things and call names.
She declines in anger which I liked but then she allowed him to seduce her again. Julia becomes stubborn and as at this stage she feels the situation with moorland is hopeless, she thinks that marriage to Carlyle is her best kaden and presses him for a speedy ceremony. This was not what Jewel had signed up for and she feels guilty about what happens so she tries to get help for the man and stays to try and nu Probably 3.
Jan 08, pixie13 rated it liked it. But Sebastian, Earl of Moorland, found nothing humorous in the cheeky young widow’s claims on his cousin’s inheritance May 24, L. Pretty good for a historical romance. Then a dying gentleman looked at her topaz eyes and still untouched innocence and weds her to torment his aristocratic family with a final, scandalous joke after his death. She declines in anger which I liked but then she allowed him to seduce her again.
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