An Unlikely Countess: A Novel of the Malloren World

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PENGUIN Group (USA) Incorporated, 2011 - Fiction - 420 pages
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After leaving the army and falling out with his family, Catesby Burgoyne is drowning his sorrows when he comes across a woman being attacked by thugs. A fight is just what he needs, but little does he realise that the lady he rescues will change his life. Prudence Youlgrave is not just the victim of ruffians. Her life has been made a shambles by her selfish brother and her brutish fiance. But she has a bold and courageous spirit Catesby can't resist - and, before he knows it, he rescues her again by marrying her himself.

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This was a good story with a great plot. - Goodreads
The ending felt silly and anticlimactic. - Goodreads
The resolution of this sub plot was anti climatic. - Goodreads

Review: An Unlikely Countess (Mallorens & Friends #11)

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

This was a good story with a great plot. Detailed and fun. I would have liked for ending to have at least explored them finally consummating their marriage. I felt like it wasn't ready to finish yet. Read full review

Review: An Unlikely Countess (Mallorens & Friends #11)

User Review  - Tina - Goodreads

This was a very enjoyable story - the author did a good job in creating interesting characters and a story that kept the reader's attention. I would highly recommend to those who enjoy a good romance. Read full review

About the author (2011)

Jo Beverley is widely regarded as one of the most talented romance writers today. She is a four-time winner of Romance Writers of America's cherished RITA Award and one of only a handful of members in the RITA Hall of Fame. She has also recieved the Romantic Times Career Achievement Award. Born in England, she now lives with her husband and two sons in Victoria, British Columbia, just a ferry ride away from Seattle, WA.

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