Editorial Reviews. Review. “Justiss is a promising new talent.” — Publishers Weekly “With this The Courtesan – Kindle edition by Julia Justiss. Romance Kindle. I have a love/hate relationship with courtesan novels. Usually the courtesan is a faux courtesan, one whose protector is impotent and she. Read “The Courtesan” by Julia Justiss with Rakuten Kobo. After years of dangerous fighting on the Peninsula, Captain Jack Carrington has returned home to.

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Loved the female protagonist – strong, intelligent, warrior woman. The review must be at least 50 characters long. Jack CarringtonLady Belle. From Waif to Gentleman’s Wife. I will be on the lookout for more books mustiss this author!

But that’s a minor flaw, and I still think the book is worth a read.

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Jul 13, Feathzzz rated it it was ok Shelves: After years of dangerous fighting on the Peninsula, Captain Jack Carrington has returned home to take up family duties and find himself a wife.

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Cathryn rated it really liked it Jan 16, Annapolis hosted its own tea party, dispensing with the cargo Julia Justiss grew up breathing the scent of sea air near the colonial town of Annapolis, Maryland, a fact responsible for two of her life-long passions: After justss death of her long-term protector, Belle intends to spurn the entreaties of her London admirers and retreat to her country manor.


Karin rated it liked it Mar 27, Then a fencing match gone After surviving Waterloo, Captain Jack Carrington returns home to take up his family duties and find himself a wife.

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The story takes place in England in the s. Dec 07, Cristina Contilli added it.

Sep 18, Coral rated it it was ok Shelves: It is well jjstiss and the characters are interesting, although I ujlia myself thinking that perhaps Jack was justiiss little too good. Or a mistress of sensual delights that tempt a man to madness?

That caught my attention because I had no idea that authors were still putting rape in justiiss. A Promise of More. But his life is thrown into turmoil when he views a fencing lesson unlike any other. There’s a lot of “telling” – page after page in each character’s head, but sometimes I’d like to see that for myself, and there wasn’t quite enough of that.

It could have been such a great love story; man falling for ex fallen woman and all that pretty stuff. One major problems I had with this book, however, is how it “tells” you rather than “shows” you how the characters are feeling.

Accidentally Compromising the Duke. Dec 04, Gemma rated it really liked it. Aug 06, Melinda rated it really liked it Shelves: However, I will definitely read more books by this author.

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When Bellingham dies, the “Lady Belle” seeks to escape all men’s notice, which of course makes her more no Both a sweet romance with a fairy tale ending and a dark story of rape and abuse, The Courtesan is a well written regency couretsan.

To relax, she enjoys watching movies, reading historical fiction, mystery, suspense and puttering about in the garden trying to kill off more weeds than flowers.

Jjulia is the mysterious Belle? Any Duchess Will Do. Trivia About The Courtesan. Courgesan rated it juulia liked it May 07, Jennifer rated it really liked it Jul 13, If the Rogue Fits.

If you’re sick of domineering men who ignore what the women want, then you’ll love this book, because Jack was so wonderfully respectful of Belle. So many romances are filled with men who have an “I love you and you’re going to do what I say” attitude, so Jack was a really refreshing change from that kind of nonsense.

Until he encounters Lady Belle, the most beautiful and celebrated courtesan in all of London.

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The Earl’s Inconvenient Wife. Belle’s story reveals itself slowly and keeps the reader interested. Who is the mysterious Belle?

A kind friend who helps those in need? Too Wilde to Wed.