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He confirmed that GH was spot on with her route and scarily omniscient about wheeled vehicles, but begged me not to lend him any more regency romances, particularly none mariage Barbara Cartland….

I know I will be yanking out my copy to reread that scene for years to come. But, as time goes on, the Earl begins to find his young scapegrace of a wife rather interesting. Then in usual Heyer fashion it all goes hilariously hijinxy. Men’s Breeches, Pantaloons, and Trousers. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

The Convenient Marriage

Horatia’s stutter may become annoying, but it’s part of her and of her personality, and just keep reminding yourself that Rule thought it was “charming”!

Georgette Heyer was a prolific historical romance and detective fiction novelist. Meanwhile, Pelham and his posse plan to hold up Lethbridge’s coonvenient and steal back the brooch.

Give me a wry, dry Horry and this book could have soared. Fast forward to NOW.

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WordPress keeps the revenue. I loved him from beginning to end.

At thirty-five his sister Lady Louisa Quain urges him to marry, suggesting the beautiful Elizabeth Winwood. I bet you didn’t. Who knew Heyer could be so bad? Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Sep 16, Wollstonecrafthomegirl rated it really liked it. Add in a duel, a sword fight, highway robbery, abduction, switched identities and scandalous behavior, and you are in for comedic covenient jinxes and uproarious plot twists.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The one where the notorious rake Lord Rule decides to marry the pretty Winwood sister, but the reckless one, Horatia, persuades him to marry her instead. Novels by Georgette Heyer.

At one point, his sister tells him he should beat Horatia, and he says, “But think how fatiguing! She sets up the situation well and the quality of the writing is professional. The Earl of Rule accepts the offer of s Ms. This was even more delightful the second concenient around, although it’s been so long since my first read that much of this seemed new. Bookfoxes Kirsty and Hilary are agreed on that, though one has gone for the printed word and the other for a rather special audiobook version rather special, that is, ahem, if you happen to be a fan of Richard Armitage.

There’s simply no way he’s going to let her get into trouble.

The Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer

Beginning inHeyer released one romance novel and one thriller each year. I’m really not sure what Rule saw in Horatia. Furious, Horry rushes away running into Lady Caroline Massey who recognizes her. Beautifully written, charming and witty, with great minor characters. Published January 6th by Arrow first published The Earl of Rule accepts the offer of seventeen-year-old Horatia to take the place of her older sister to marry him because her older sister is already in love with someone else.


His affair with Lady Massey was something I could not but disapprove of, as well as the fact that he did seem to be a little less than energetic in his pursuits. I freely admit, I was wrong to spurn him. Their was a convenient marriage, she was only saving her sister from a loveless match, rescuing her family fortune, and providing herself with a life of ease.

The story is set in When Horatia is running away from a man who kidnapped her and who she thinks she killed she runs into her brother and his friend and the conversation goes like this: She attends a ball and upon getting in her carriage to go home, mareiage kidnapped and taken to Lord Lethbridge’s house where he intends to ruin her to gain his revenge on Rule.

This is the story of how Rule, who has unexpectedly fallen for his young heher, goes about convincing her to fall for him. However, they get the carriages confused and accidentally hold up Rule’s carriage instead Lethbridge still being conveniet the country, recovering from his wounds. She agrees to never interfere with him because she thinks he’s getting the short end of the stick, except he’d rather like it if she would interfere because he would like her to get the long end of his stick.