Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. In keeping with the previous installments of James’s regency trilogy (Potent Pleasures; Midnight Pleasures), this final. In keeping with the previous installments of James’s regency trilogy (Potent Pleasures; Midnight Pleasures), this final vol. People magazine named Eloisa James’ novel Midnight Pleasures “Page Turner of the Week” and raved “Romance writing does not get much better.
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A encnanting story involving the East India Company’s search ebchanting a missing Indian prince provides the narrative with depth and a little political intrigue, and an additional romance between a former marquis and a gossip columnist is a pleasing touch. When he sees how miserable Peter and Gabby would be, and he acknowledges how much he likes Gabby himself, he sets out to marry Gabby – three-day nausea-filled migraines be damned.
Naturally, this was the character flaw that the author wanted us to see him work his way through. In truth I view Quill as our lead narrator and hero – swoon – and Gabby as a minor inconvenience in the telling of his story.
There was a problem adding your email address. An accident years before has left Quill plagued by headaches–the kind that grows more excruciating with strenuous exercise. Well, I gotta say, Eloisa James did put a part where one of them was dying This book makes me think EJ had a deadline and was going to do everything she could to pump this book out as fast as possible. Peter’s low estimation of Gabby heightens when he escorts her to a soiree and the bodice of her new French gown falls to her waist.
Gabrielle Jerningham cherishes the portrait of her betrothed, the perfect Peter Dewland But the very sight of Gabby leaves Quill breathless. He was painted as a very unpleasant character and I had quite enough of him. Dell August 31, Publication Date: There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
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Aug 02, Jessica rated it really liked it Shelves: Now, I don’t like love triangles to begin with, but especially not in romance novels, so I also loved her quirky character and loved that Quill loved her for it.
The story line is interesting and in another author’s hands, it might have been enjoyable.
Save yourself the money and elosia the authors I mentioned above and Sarah MacLean. My favorite-est part was when Patrick Foakes had angrily ruined the spectacle by saying something that goes like, there’s a limit to loyalty! Enchanting Pleasures is available in the following formats: But the very sight of Gabby leaves Quill breathless. Though far-fetched, this turn of events proves to be a lively, entertaining test of their marriage as Gabby visits apothecaries by day and experiments with other remedies at night.
Enchanting Pleasures (Pleasures, #3) by Eloisa James
I remember vaguely wondering why the heck the story had suddenly diverted from the main couple when it happened the first time. But the real problem is Gabby. Peter’s low estimation of Gabby heightens when he escorts her to a soiree and the bodice of her new French gown falls to her waist.
Three stars because the heroine is completely stupid and can’t figure out which brother she’s in love with. I have little criticism for the actual plot of this book or the previous two. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Really enjoyed Quill and his interactions with Gabby and the way they flirted and dealt with his “problem” at times really cracked me up.
We are experiencing technical difficulties. Unwilling to be married if he can’t be a true husband, his father compels Quill’s younger brother Peter to marry her instead, much to Peter’s consternation. She was a woman that I would actually like to have as a friend.
She’s different when compared to other heroine’s I’ve read in oth My very first Eloisa book I read and I really loved it. Her frequent gaffes, clumsy moments and misjudgements are meant to be humorous, I suppose, but I found them grating. Jan 08, Celina rated it liked it Shelves: I thought they’d figure out a combination of say a large cup of strong coffee plus willow bark tea would lessen both their severity and frequency, but the tree frog poison curing the migraines was to much for me.
I don’t actually have a “romance” shelf, so we’ll just go with a combo of chicklit and historical fiction.
He pressed her indignant eyes shut with his lips, and then kissed his way back to her mouth.
But then he remembered. To spare Gabby the humiliation of Peter’s rejection, Quill pretends to be smitten with her and proposes that she marry him instead. A very pleasurable read.
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Selalu ada ‘Ambang Kematian’ di semua cerita Pleasure Series But it is Peter to whom she has been promised. For some reason this is one of my favorite of Eloisa’s. Her writing style is easy to follow and simple. Things, people and places are overly described, and some actions are unnecessarily drawn out into multiple paragraphs. However, Quill’s riding accident a few years back left him with a bum leg and migraines – acute three-day migraines which are triggered by horse riding and sexual congress.