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Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien Read The Scandalous Duchess Doration Katherine becomes John’s mistress She will leave behind everything she has stood for to play second fiddle to his young wife and ruthless ambition She will live in the shadows of the most powerful man in England in the hope of a love greater than propriety But soon the court whispers – whore harlot vile temptress – reach the ears of not. Its historical fiction about a lady we know little about for sure so there are liberties taken with history However I liked it than Anya Seton s Katherine There s a lot of fluff but you tear through all 500 pages uickly A Patriot's History of the United States From Columbus's Great Discovery to the War on Terror play second fiddle to his young wife and ruthless ambition She will live in the shadows of the most Witness to War The Civil War 1861 1865 Witness to War powerful man in England in the hope of a love greater than Annie propriety But soon the court whispers – whore harlot vile temptress – reach the ears of not. Its historical fiction about a lady we know little about for sure so there are liberties taken with history However I liked it than Anya Seton s Katherine There s a lot of fluff but you tear through all 500 Back Alley Slut pages uickly

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Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien Read The Scandalous Duchess Just John’s bride but his most dangerous political enemies As the Plantagenet prince is accused of bringing England to its knees who better to blame than shameless she devil Katherine Swynford Dragged from the shadows Katherine must answer for her sins‘Anne O’Brien has joined the exclusive club of excellent historical novelists’Sunday Express. 3 stars is a little generousI have read several by this author now and they are mildly diverting but not outstandingly historical I do take the point that not a lot is known etc but others have done well on just as little to go on The outstanding thing that struck me reading this is that all this author s heroines they are romances than HF really are alike they could almost be the same character and they are all prone to a bit of hysterically misunderstanding and angry blaming I hope this is not representative of the author herself There is also a tendency to feistyness which does pall and is historically ingenuous at bestThe author does still spin a good tale though it is always readable though historically annoying Worth a read if you like a romance with a good dollop of multiple misunderstanding betwixt star crossed lovers Annie political enemies As the Plantagenet Back Alley Slut prince is accused of bringing England to its knees who better to blame than shameless she devil Katherine Swynford Dragged from the shadows Katherine must answer for her sins‘Anne O’Brien has joined the exclusive club of excellent historical novelists’Sunday Express. 3 stars is a little generousI have read several by this author now and they are mildly diverting but not outstandingly historical I do take the The Collected Works of DrPatrick Carnes point that not a lot is known etc but others have done well on just as little to go on The outstanding thing that struck me reading this is that all this author s heroines they are romances than HF really are alike they could almost be the same character and they are all Revolution in Manufacturing Single minute Exchange of Die System prone to a bit of hysterically misunderstanding and angry blaming I hope this is not representative of the author herself There is also a tendency to feistyness which does Longing Orgasmic Texas Dawn #2 pall and is historically ingenuous at bestThe author does still spin a good tale though it is always readable though historically annoying Worth a read if you like a romance with a good dollop of multiple misunderstanding betwixt star crossed lovers

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Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien Read The Scandalous Duchess If you will be a great man’s mistress you must pay the price1372 The Savoy Widow Lady Katherine Swynford presents herself for a role in the household of merciless royal prince John of Gaunt Duke of Lancaster hoping to end her destitution But the Duke’s scandalous proposition leaves her life of pious integrity reelingSeduced by the glare of royal a. There are few things we know about Katherine Swynford the Duchess of Lancaster Married at sixteen to Hugh Ottes Swynford a Knight from the manor of Kettlethorpe in Lincolnshire It would be after his death with her time spent John of Gaunt Duke of Lancaster first as his lover and then after the death of John s second wife Infanta Constance of Castile as a married couple that would be the focus of the novelWritten from Katherine s thoughts we the reader as swept along with the forbidden love between between the two and the sacrifices that both make For the Duke who is married at the time the conseuences of his action could be disastrous to his political hopes while katherine faces the complete destruction of her reputation Her greatest triumph seeing her children she had out of wedlock with John legitimated during the reign of the Duke s nephew Richard II Author Anne O Brien has done a great job in her way she creatively fills in the gaps that historians can t answer Despite being little documentation about Katherine the author has come up with a plausible description of her feelings for John in the years from there first encounters as lovers until there marriage and his untimely death The importance of there union could not be understated with the Tudor s being a direct result of there descendants For me this was an enthralling read that that all medieval historical fiction fans should consider reading


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    Read The Scandalous Duchess Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien There are few things we know about Katherine Swynford the Duchess of Lancaster Married at sixteen to Hugh Ottes Swynford a K

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    (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien Unlike many court dramas THE SCANDALOUS DUCHESS is focused almost wholly on its female protagonist Katherine Swynford and

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    Read The Scandalous Duchess Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download I came to this novel with very low expectations I felt surprisingly indignant that another author had tried to 'remake' Katherine and The Scandalous Duchess' format was not designed to uell my concerns The cover features a model with an obviously twenty first century blonde dye job and within the first three pages I spotted three typos dair

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    Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien Its historical fiction about a lady we know little about for sure so there are liberties taken with history However I liked it than Anya Seton’s “Katherine” There’s a lot of fluff but you tear through all

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    (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien Read The Scandalous Duchess The book had a beginning that wasn’t too bad despite 20% of it being too much UST unresolved sexual tension between the main characters all along In the end though the story in 1st person started to falter focusing overmuch on the romance an

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    (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien The least enjoyed of Anne O'Brien's books that I have readPossibly because I found her Katherine Swynford a boring pious at times selft righteous cowWorth reading if you have nothing else on hand

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    (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien Royal scandals are not confined to the current history of bare bottomed princes and topless brides; they have been with us since royal

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    (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien Read Ë E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ê Anne OBrien Read The Scandalous Duchess First off I would like to recommend that you don't embark upon this novel if you know you're going to spend every second comparing it to Anya Seton's Katherine It would be entirely unfair do to this as Katherine

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    Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien 3 stars is a little generousI have read several by this author now and they are mildly diverting but not outstandingly historical I do take the point that not a lot is known etc but others have done well on just

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    (The Scandalous Duchess) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne OBrien Anne OBrien Ê 9 Download Thank you to the authorpublisher for the advance reading copyIf you will be a great man’s mistress you must pay the price1372 The Savoy Widow Lady Katherine Swynford presents herself for a role in the household of merciless royal prince John of Gaunt Duke of Lancaster hoping to end her destitution But the Duke’s scandalous proposition leaves her life of pious integrity reelingRight so first of all I shou

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  • Paperback
  • 624
  • The Scandalous Duchess
  • Anne OBrien
  • English
  • 12 July 2019
  • 9781848452985