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So much of what forbiddenn here would not fly at all in the romances published today, and even if it did, it would never escalate to the point where it posed a serious threat to the defined constraints of how a hero, a heroine and villain can act.
He demeans her, belittles her, calls her a bitch etc.
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Nobody does taboo romance like Karen Robards, and on this “re-read” I listened to the audiobook. I must be a sick puppy but I did love this novel. Tropey romance a la bodice ripper with an arrogant, older man seducer and a YOUNG and naive duped and abused heroine. She finally commanded the attention of the sixth Earl of Weston when she burst into his room and caught him stark naked in the tub. See more by Karen Robards. Wonderful, angst filled, heart wrenching story about a young woman in love with her guardian and said guardian in love with his young ward.
It would have been different had she been pining away for him, but she couldn’t have cared less. This hero if he can be called that used the word ‘little girl’ so many times I actually started believing the girl was of 10 years old, not 17!
Want to Read saving…. I only base a work’s value by whether or not it entertained, enlightened, or fascinated, karem it a younger crowd’s book or something with a heavy bite to it. You should probably know going in that things happen within this book that are not okay by me. Karen Robards is probably my favorite author. This review and the rest of the crap I write can be seen my blog Bark’s Book Nonsense.
This is classic Robards at her best and makes me sad for the recent stuff she’s olve out especially her latest, Shamelesswhich I found incessantly boring. There is some dubious consent, some unfair and ugly name calling, and some unpleasant slapping of all the cheeks.
Newer Post Older Post Home. Humbert Humbert in “Lolita” is Atticus Finch compared to this rapey jackass. My Account Sign in Frbidden. Admittedly, when the blurb told me our charming earl was married while he was getting it on with his ward Woody Allen imageryI held off from reading the novel. A promotionally-priced, newly-repackaged reissue robarvs Karen Robards’s New York Times historical romance bestseller.
He loved her so much that he became obsessive and cruel, and she loved him so much she tried gorbidden run away from him! Then all of a sudden you have the hero turning into a world class arse.
Sep 09, Reverie rated it liked it Shelves: Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! She still loves him, but has to convince him she wants to marry another because she’s pregnant and knows Justin will not allow forbirden to marry if he knows. Nov 16, Amy rated it it was amazing Shelves: It was okay to write books with huge age differences back then but this?!
Oh and she gets to spend the rest of her pregnancy alone. The beginning was really nice I was wondering why most of the reviews Loe read hated this story but after 50 or ao percent later I started understanding.
After that, she dropped out of law school to pursue her writing career.
Seventeen-year-old child who really acts like one and her much older I’m guessing twice her age married guardian. Even lve he was being rough and calling her cruel names slut, whore, bitch she was still helplessly melting for him. The heroine is hardly more than a fetus, and her abuser aka “love interest” is her guardian.
Justin was a jealous, despicable beast and nothing anyone says in his defense will ever change my mind and, yes, I read it to the very end because I couldn’t stop myself.
If ever there was a hero that deserved a knee to robares groin it was this guy. He is ticked off and decides to take a bath before he fires everyone. Of course, the H’s obsession for the h constantly tugged at my heartstrings, esp.
Forbidden Love by Karen Robards
It’s fairly predictable but that didn’t keep me from sucked into the story. Jan 04, ZainPrincess added it. Robards really made you feel her forbidxen and pain at having had no one in her life who cared for her.