I love these types of books - anything regency, romance, especially when the book is well written and researched. I thought she did a wonderful job of not romanticizing the period in which the book is set as so many others do. She was realistic, and in that time, women in Sophia Cavanaugh's position are pretty much left to nothing but being a governess because they don't have other skills. I was very surprised at how strong she was, and I absolutely LOVED the chemistry that she had with Charles Mortimer. I thought they were both very well-written characters and Sophia is complex, but I really loved reading her in this book. I kind of caught some Pride and Prejudice feels in the book, and that just happens to be my favorite book - so I was very pleased :) I would high recommend giving this a try!
About the Author
This is the second regency romance by Julie and the third is well underway.
Julie was born and raised in London, England and still visits often to see family, wander around her old haunts and order cream teas with scones full of clotted cream and jam and a big cup of hot chocolate. She loves all things Jane Austen as well as mysteries, photography, chocolate, shoes, pickle ball and …chocolate.
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