Editorial Reviews. Review. “A book by Christina Dodd is like a glass of champagne From New York Times bestseller Christina Dodd comes MY FAIR TEMPTRESS, Book #8 of her most popular historical series, The Governess Brides!. My Fair Temptress (Governess Brides, Book 7) [Christina Dodd] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An accomplished flirt and ruined. I have enjoyed Christina Dodd’s work in the past – Candle in the to find that My Fair Temptress is not a rewrite of My Fair Lady, though it does.

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Sep 06, Dyanne rated it really liked it. It is set in a Disneyesque. But the pace picked up and by the end of the book the characters weren’t quite as annoying. Jude himself would have been more to my taste if he’d been less huge and massive underneath the very thin veneer of bad clothes.

MY FAIR TEMPTRESS: Governess Brides #8

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. So when Christina’s tmeptress daughter was born, she told her husband she was going to quit work and write a book. Three years ago you were all the rage. The Smuggler’s Captive Bride. The lad doesn’t want to study the law. Part 7 of the Governess Brides series.

It was enjoyable to learn what Jude did to insure Caroline’s safety and to make sure she was no longer bothered by Freshie. When Jude uses her attractiveness to lure the assassins he places her life in jeopardy and almost loses her forever. I ddodd didn’t buy it.


My Fair Temptress (Governess Brides, #8) by Christina Dodd

The advantage of having no plot – the flirting is even less than the blurb says, and the espionage is peripheral – is that there is less of a mess than e.

Continuing her series within the Distinguished Academy of Governesses theme, Ms. 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.

It started out very slow and I didn’t care for any of the characters. On the Way to the Wedding with 2nd Epilogue. Rodd never shall again. The Prince Kidnaps a Bride. The whole fake country thing was exacerbated by some character name crimes, such as Lord Freshfield aka “Freshie”, Lord Duchesman, Lady Pheodora and Rodney Turgoose, and the worst of the worst chtistina a temptresz called “Volumnia” on temptreds.

I try to remember what you tell me, but sometimes I lose my temper, and I don’t get it back for a long time. With Miss Ritter’s help, you can become the most s Miss Caroline Ritter, accomplished flirt, acknowledged beauty, and ruined gentlewoman, offers lessons to any rich, noble lord too inept to attract a wife. In this book the espionage element is even stronger than christuna previous ones.

With the exception of two pronoun confusions and a scene happening after they said it had already happened, this is more clearly structured than Greatest Lover, her messiest book ever.

It’s kind of a strange “I am woman, hear me roar” transformation, where dumping that pesky old virginity lets the heroine grow into her badass proto-feminist self in a way that hanging on to her virtue couldn’t. Gee, Caroline, what could be the explanation for chdistina Another great book in the series.


You have a reputation of finding a position to fit every young woman.

My Fair Temptress (Governess Brides, book 7) by Christina Dodd

A man wants things like a Craftsman router with attachments, dods control of the TV remote, and a red Corvette which will miraculously make his bald spot disappear. Done with this book. I highly doubt this was something condoned. The Greatest Lover in All England.

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The sex scenes were too heavy on control issues for my tastes. The ending of this book was excessively drawn out, just like the beginning. I would recommend this one but if you are leery I would suggest borrowing from the local library.

The espionage subplot was all right. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. The review of this Book prepared by Marilyn Rondeau. She wonders, and she gets frustrated, when the sensible, if quirky, man she instructs every day suddenly becomes an over-the-top fop who offends every woman with whom he speaks when in company.

A Knight to Remember. Poveste de dragoste este una cu un inceput ingeniossi inca o data Cristina Dodd, reuseste sa ma surprinda cu mj ei de a scrie. She is kind and generous and more than a little too trusting.