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Family This turns out to be a challenge as Amanda seems to possess an imagination as intriguing as it is dangerous A shocking refusal Lady Hester stuns both him and her family when she refuses him A What you will discover in Sprig Muslin is a simple direct and graceful writing; Georgette Heyer once tells a hilarious story that is a rare treat and a pleasure to read Perfect for a rainy Sunday afternoon recommended

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T her age no one would expect her to turn down such an eligible suitor But Lady Hester has met the indomitable Amanda How can the uiet intelligent Hester hope to compete with such a lively young lad Once again I am dipping into my slightly tattered collection of Georgette Heyer romances for a uick reread of an old favourite This time it is Sprig Muslin which contains one of Heyer's best leading men Sir Gareth Ludlow Who wouldn't want to take this man home He is good looking charming well dressed intelligent has a great sense of humour loves children and did I mention he is very very richCharacterisation was one of Heyer's greatest skills and she has written some of the best She also managed to make all her romances funny charming and occasionally tear jerking happy tears usually Her books are my go to place for light effortless entertainment and this book did not disappoint A Kite for Moon good looking charming well dressed intelligent has a World Without End great sense of humour loves children and did I mention he is very very richCharacterisation was one of Heyer's Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, greatest skills and she has written some of the best She also managed to make all her romances funny charming and occasionally tear jerking happy tears usually Her books are my Annies War go to place for light effortless entertainment and this book did not disappoint

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A dashing man of honor En route to propose to his sensible acuaintance Lady Hester Sir Gareth Ludlow finds young pretty Amanda wandering unattended and knows it is his duty to bring her back to her Wherein the main characters engage in a spirited competition to see who can tell the most outrageous lies Everybody wins Sir Gareth Ludlow has decided he’ll never fall in love again his fiancée died in an accident many years ago so he decides to propose to Hester an older lady well she’s 29 who he thinks is kind and will be grateful to get away from her unreasonably demanding family Hester though she is clearly in love with Gareth doesn’t want to be his marriage of convenience so she's determined to turn him down Matters get even complicated when on the way to Hester’s home to propose Gareth picks up Amanda a willful lovely 16 year old runaway He doesn't feel like he can leave her on her own especially since her plan is to work as a maid or some menial job until her grandfather comes around and agrees to let her marry the guy she wants But Amanda won't tell Gareth her full name assuming rightly that he just wants to haul her back to her home with her grandfather So he's kind of stuck with her being a principled guy even though it looks REALLY bad like she's his mistress aka bit of muslin To make matters worse Amanda's personality reminds both Hester and Gareth of his dead fiancee This cements Hester's decision to turn Gareth down since she knows Gareth isn't really into her and she believes that sooner or later he's likely to fall in love with Amanda or someone similar But then Amanda runs away once again Minus a star for two things giving the main romance seriously short shrift and a secondary romance that was rather distasteful at least as seen through a modern lensview spoilerAmanda's love interest is apparently the right man for her because he's the only one who can control her wilder behavior He seriously lectures her and bosses her around for her own good And she's not even 17 yet he's about 25 hide spoiler

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