Editorial Reviews. Review. When the young Lady Charlotte Caverstill attends a Potent Pleasures – Kindle edition by Eloisa James. Romance. Is he or isn’t he? That’s the question on London society’s collective mind in this slow-starting but ultimately satisfying Regency romance. Alexander Foakes, earl . Potent Pleasures. Eloisa James. Buy This Book. Unlike most authors today, Eloisa James gets a lot out of the omniscient point of view.

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It’s an okay story but the character development went in circles and even backwards. C Sensuality Warm Book Type: The intricate web that a now-wiser Charlotte weaves to exact her due ensures justice for some and great merriment for all.

Especially because he promised Charlotte he would trust her but, he didn’t. They are like children with toys: When Beauty Tamed the Beast.

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I love this book even if I would have killed Alex every Also, a long separation seemed unnecessary to the plot except to give Alex a reason to get suspicious. Books by Eloisa James. He basically ruined the whole book for me. Just lots of anger. About Potent Pleasures Nothing is more seductive than temptation. The Day of the Duchess. Finally she blurted out. How to write a great review. Too Wilde to Wed. The characters are likable, or become more and more likable as you read.


In some ways, Alex is a typical romance hero, for while he is too quick to condemn Charlotte on the basis of slender evidence, he is also a charming suitor and a wonderful father. Charlotte doesn’t learn how to be independent or stand up for herself.

In fact, at those points where Alex was supposed to sound sexy and seductive, the whispering just made me want to laugh, or cringe.

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And they live happily ever pleaures Autorica kao da je pokusala da plwasures njihovu zaljubljenost, ali kao sto i sami likovi u jednom momentu kazu, bez povjerenja nema nicega. By the time they arrive in Scotland, Alex is out of his mind – he’s magnanimously decided to take Charlotte back. But she certainly remembers him; she has since learned not only his identity, but also a titillating piece of gossip about him that is sure to set society abuzz.

Just as I use Shakespeare in my romances, I almost always employ my experiences as a mother.

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I often weave early modern poetry into my work; the same novel might contain bits of Catullus, Shakespeare and anonymous bawdy ballads from the 16th century. Yes No Thanks for your feedback!


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To Beguile a Beast. Jedva sam pregurala prvih stranica. Akhirnya Charlotte menerima lamaran dari Alex.

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At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Reckless desire sends Charlotte Daicheston into the garden with a dashing masked stranger. He looked after her wildly.

Charlotte raised her eyes. It’s unfortunate that this is the first novel by Eloisa James that I picked up.

Like good characters, good writers develop and she’s now at the height of her powers.