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User Review  - ziggygurl - LibraryThing

Honestly this book bothered me... a lot. I do not considered being handled the way that she did as romantic in any conceivable way. It is criminal in fact. I don't know any woman who would like to be ... Read full review

Review: Secret Fire

User Review  - Captmashpea - Goodreads

According to this book the secret to true love is Stockholm Syndrome. This book was awful. The guy kidnaps the chick and his servants drug her so that she will sleep with him. After that so romantic ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Should probably come with a trigger warning. Read full review

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User Review  - Karen Boruff - Goodreads

Didn't like this book. Lindsey has a strange take on things. I don't really like her books. This romance is based on a drug induced rape. How you can think rape is a romance is beyond me. It is an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marianne - Goodreads

If this were the first Johanna Lindsey book I had read, I would have never picked up a second. This whole book was sick. Both Dimitri and Katherine are contemptible characters. They genuinely ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joy - Goodreads

Sigh I'm doing it again, swimming against the tide at least with the more current reviews. Gad I so wish these bodice rapers from the past would bloody well stay there and stop rearing their ugly ... Read full review

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User Review  - Valia Malkia wa vitabu - Goodreads

I tossed this book to the floor so many times while reading it I can't count!Its been 3 years and I remember the rape was in page 12(?)The style of writing was superb but rape,whippings and abduction ... Read full review

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User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

It makes me upset that I liked this book when I was a young, impressionable girl. The heroine is drugged (without the hero's sayso, because that somehow makes it better?) with an aphrodisiac that, of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

Unlike most others, I found Katherine St. James to be the most irritating of the cliche heroine type--she is better than everyone else, carries everyone's burdens and therefore has the right to be sanctimonious. I wish they had kept her locked up with the luggage. Read full review

Review: Secret Fire

User Review  - Twenty One - Goodreads

the most AWFUL dreary, mentally fatiguing,stupid book. Unfortunately the plot could have been interesting, but the slow pace, the poor character building, unrealistic-to-the-era actions (most ... Read full review


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