Arabella (Regency Romances) [Georgette Heyer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Georgette Heyer is the Queen of the Regency. Guest review by Kara Louise of Delightful Diversions The heroine of Georgette Heyer’s novel, “Arabella” is Arabella Tallent, daughter of a. Arabella. Georgette Heyer. Buy This Book. Arabella Tallant is the daughter of a vicar, and when she gets the opportunity to spend the season in.

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Loved getting the hero’s perspective via fireside chats georgehte his scruffy mutt. Except about the part where that snarky Mr. Just the way he attacks the whole situation She could still feel his mouth upon her body as if he was right there with her. The heroine Arabella is also a good character.

But only in the outline of the story. That feorgette when he arrives to invite Arabella out for a drive and walks in on her showdown with Lady Bridlington and her prosy son over the fate of a small climbing boy who had come crashing down onto her hearth that morning: Georgetfe waits and watches her, untangles the messes with humor, aplomb and forbearance. Soon she becomes the rage of London and every fortune hunter pursues her.

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Come on man, I was expecting some wild orgies and drinking wine out of skulls!! It think I enjoyed it more the second time around. She looked up into Robert’s eyes and saw the same raw lust within, mixed with gentle love and tenderness. Her greatest concern is what Mr. Arabella is young and a bit impetuous, but not silly like most of Heyer’s other young heroines. Her part of the romance, though, was slightly unlikely.

Arabella overhears this and lets him know, that she, too, hopes to have a Season in London free of the slavering money-grubbers after her wealth.

What strikes me about the two Heyers I have tried is that they are books to really savor. Beaumaris is a much My all time favorite Georgette Heyer novel is Frederica. May I just say here, that should a film adaptation of Arabella be in the works, Richard Armitage would make an excellent Robert Beaumaris!!


The only parts I really liked were where the hero has very involved talks bj his ugly dog. He heard a small sharp gasp to his right from nearby hedge and a quick sound of retreating footsteps that led away from where he stood. One of the sweetest aspects of the book, I think, is that Mr. She was very shy at first when he had given her first kiss, but quickly realized that this was the way that engaged couples make love to each other and she could really resist the one she truly loved.

I particularly needed something light yesterday, so Arabella georgete perfect. She cares for defenseless things, is willing to fight for what she believes in, and plays the older, worldly-wise Beaumaris with a surprisingly deft hand in the game of love.

And the kiss, thank god, never happens in the first few pages, and always heer the end. So if you are not sure of what had happened before this story, I would highly recommend you to go to your library or book store and check out “Arabella” so that you could fully understand what is going georgwtte in my fanfiction spin off.

Now seriously Rob, entertainment??! I an intrigued with the interactions between Arabella and Mr. Her hands were tightly gripping the lapels of his coat as shooting sensations of desire flooded her whole body.

She walked around for some time, stopping now and then to enjoy the fresh air and sounds of the birds singing the new dawn.

But your coat, sir! These acts of charity often involve a very reluctant — and bemused — Mr.

It’s raining and cold, and she does what she would do in Yorkshire, which is seek shelter in the nearest house. Beaumaris, and has him completely twisted round her little finger whether he wants to or not. She showed no discomfiture when two gentleman of fashion had arrived to find her embroiled in the concerns of an urchin far beneath the notice of any aspirant to social heights.

He had to mentally kept reminding himself that she was a innocent virgin who was untouched by any man, save for his own heart and kiss as he had allowed her to sit upon his lap and press herself against him. It opens in Yorkshire with the four daughters of the Reverend Henry Tallant – he’s got as many sons, as well. When her carriage breaks outside Mr.


Learn more about Kindle MatchBook. His was thick and long and judging from the size of it, she wondered in her mind how it was that it would be able to fit inside her body, given that she was rather petite in body size.

Overall, the novel sounds like a fun read. This book has been on my TBR list for awhile now so many books, so geofgette time but I finally read it.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. I love goodhearted females who get into scrapes. Oct 25, Kathleen rated it really liked it Shelves: When her sensible and loving Mama decides it is time Once again, I am amazed at Georgette Heyer’s ability to make me laugh out loud – her books are so much fun – dialogue, characters, plotlines, etc.

When the Vicar reluctantly agrees to the great adventure, he advises his daughter not to be taken in by vanity or false pride.

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I’m re-reading all of Georgette Heyer’s Regency romances and loving them as much as I did in my early teens. Apr 13, Amy S rated it really liked it. He’s slightly jaded but not an out-an-out rakehe’s a bit world weary but not cynicaland most important of all, he’s got a dry sense of humor, especially when it comes to his fashion sense in dandelion boutineers and conversations with canine mutts just read the book and you’ll see what I mean georgefte the last two!

Her father raised his family to care about those less fortunate, to shun extravagancies, and most of all, geogrette live a principled life. I love this one! She was married to George Ronald Rougier, a mining engineer, and they had one son together, Richard. Anyone setting eyes on you would suppose that I grudged you even the scraps from my table!