About the Book
Book: Miss Tavistock’s Mistake
Author: Linore Rose Burkard
Genre: Clean and Wholesome Regency Romance/Romantic Comedy
Release Date: June 4, 2020
Can Miss Tavistock’s mistake ever be undone?
Young Miss Tavistock is promised in marriage to Captain Rempeare by the wish of her dearly departed papa. But the captain’s been at sea for a decade. When she finally meets him, tempestuous sparks fly, and she impulsively adopts a daring false identity. Going by “Lady X,” she vows never to marry such an infuriating man.
Captain Gabriel Rempeare is prepared to fulfill his duty and marry Miss Tavistock—if only he can clap eyes on her. One circumstance or another keeps them apart, though he cannot seem to avoid the maddeningly lovely Lady X. When fate throws them together in London, Miss Tavistock discovers the real nature of the captain, and regrets her subterfuge. But can such a noble man forgive deceit? Or has her mistake already cost her everything?
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Guest Review from Donna Cline
What I think you should know:
Miss Tavistock’s Mistake by Linore Rose Burkard is a Regency Romance/ Romantic Suspense. It is the first book in the Brides of Mayfair series The story was set in the summer of 1811 and features Margaret, a Duke’s ward and Gabriel, a war hero.
What I think about this book:
This was such a fun read, I enjoyed every page of it. Margaret is a great character, she was raised privileged, but not as part of the ton. Having been raised by a recluse uncle and betrothed from a young age she was not used to the ins and out of society. I love how she was spunky and not willing to put up with Gabriel’s mistreatment and indifference. At times her schemes were a little like quicksand, but I couldn’t help but root for her. Gabriel was also a fun character, he seemed aloof, but as the story unfolded I quickly started rooting for him as well. I enjoyed the quick quips between Margaret and Gabriel. I appreciate how Burkard wrote true historical events into the story. I enjoyed the book so much and look forward to reading the next book in the series.
I received a complimentary copy of this book from Celebrate Lit, this in no way influenced my review. All opinions are my own.
About the Author
Linore Rose Burkard is a serious watcher of period films, a Janeite, and hopeless romantic. An award winning author best known for Inspirational Regency Romance, her first book opened the genre for the CBA. Besides historical romance, Linore writes contemporary suspense (The Pulse Effex Series, as L.R. Burkard), contemporary romance (Falling In), and romantic short stories. Linore has a magna cum laude English Lit. degree from CUNY which she earned while taking herself far too seriously. She now resides in Ohio with her husband and family, where she turns her youthful angst into character or humor-driven plots.
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