Prisoner of My Desire has ratings and reviews. Danielle said: With the premise of the heroine raping the hero—this is just one of those books. by Johanna Lindsey First published Sort by Esclava del deseo ( Paperback). Published July 1st . Le catene del desiderio (Hardcover). Published. As with Jude Deveraux, Johanna Lindsey doesn`t have an official website Blog about Johanna Lindsey “Prisoner of my desire” (Esclava del deseo).
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So he would take his revenge on the woman who captured him, had him chained to a bed and forced herself on him, stealing his lundsey. To view it, click here. Because the heroine raping the hero? Or even if Lindsey had managed to pull a believable love story out of those beginnings. I am not talking about this book mainly but other books because even when the scene is nowhere near rape, some readers are quick to say rape and I lindsfy the word is always being thrown around in these book reviews too much.
After reading the reviews on Goodreads, I decided to go ahead and pick this book off my Grandma’s shelf.
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He continuously humiliated her and got his revenge but slowly he overturned those that he could due to his infatuation with the heroine and even began to act the romantic hero. View all 5 desoe. It was a list of names and castles and relationships and alliances and the wider political scene of England Stephen vs. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I love her strong heroines and her insanely rude cavemen heroes. View all 3 comments. Set in England inthis is the story of Warrick de Chaville, Lord Fulkhurst, a fierce knight who learned at a young age to take revenge on any who harmed him.
Now, was Prisoner of My Desire really a five-star worthy piece of literature? And I will definitely be looking for more from her.
He started out as an evil villain dfl then at the end he seemed like he wasn’t as bad as he was painted. Unfortunately Lyons dies uohanna the wedding night before anything can happen and so Gilbert orders a substitute whacked over the head and brought to Rowena’s bed for stud purposes.
I just can’t see how a loving, trusting relationship can be formed despite the rape when there’s such horrible history involved.
I’ll probably pick up another one some time. Rowena goes through a lot of guilt and self-sacrifice. Return to Book Page. Anyway, Warrick was pissed. Nobody gets away with taking from him, especially his dignity, freedom…and seed. Good writing, snappy dialogue, enjoyable characters I was right there in the room feeling the hero’s vi I don’t have an accurate shelf for this one since I don’t typically read bodice rippers.
But if you want to destress with a reluctant romance, and dont have a lot of triggers semi consensual sex, public whippings, humiliation, tying up – you might enjoy this.
Jan 05, Kynthos-the-Archer Kyn rated it really liked it Shelves: It’s stolen countless nights of sleep. All this comes after the briefest of scene-setters as Rowena’s mother is punched by johanha stepson Gilbert. The relationship conflicts lnidsey created through miscommunication and inaccurate assumptions. His lust filled gaze and the simpering need for Rowena were the stuff of nightmares. But when the chosen groom dies before consummation, a ‘serf’ with similar features is chosen and Rowena is ‘encouraged’ to do the deed.
Her brother Gilbert made my skin crawl.
Prisoner of My Desire
Rowena gak tega hati dan setelah 3 hari 3 malam, diam-diam dia menyuruh pembantunya untuk membebaskan si tawanan. He has a long way to go to become a nice guy, and esclsva reaches that point is a believable way. Though by today’s standards, Rowena and Warrick’s relationship would miss the mark.
Paperbackpages. Weird how I actually kinda felt sorry for him and hoped that he could redeem himself and get his own HEA. There was some issue with diction in this book.
This started out very strong with the heroine married off to an old lecher and then forced to rape the hero when he dies unexpectedly. The author played with a unique concept It was a case of deciding between rating the romance or the story itself but I truthfully liked the book.
Book Thoughts I loved this book its what you expect from a historical romance, the drama, love, miscommunication and good characters.
Is this her best captive romance? It was all terribly romantic. Johanna Lindsey is a new author for me and it thrills me to say I will be Another favorite! Her father always dreamed of retiring to Hawaii, and after he passed away in Johanna and her mother settled there to honor him. I suspect that scene alone is what drives most of the five star reviews.