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Didn t see much romance They did not even spent much time together nor talked much spent much time together nor talked much was the ordinary sister and when her sister Averil wanted her to babysit while she went off on a cruise inevitably she did so It was unfortunate that while Averil was away Esther should fall in love with the local lord of the manor Vance Ash the man her sister has picked out for number two husband This is a sweet tale of an ordinary girl who finds happiness despite the vagaries of her family Nasty rumours about Vance and discouragement
FROM ALL SIDES MAKE THINGS LOOK all sides make things look The ending was very sweet Love a dark gloomy hero redeemed by the love of a good woman One thing that was odd to me was that the hero continued to let everyone think he and OW were an item OW had even convinced herself With mulitple people telling the heroine that OW and hero were expected to marry it was understandable of her to take the attitude that she did BTW OW is heroine s younger prettier sister and was a widow with a young son This was
sweet very pleasant Harleuin romance back in the day this copy is marked 50 cents Esther is asked by her vivacious and self centered sister to come to her cottage and take care of her spoiled son for a while since Averil has the chance to go on a pleasure cruise Since Esther is feeling a little discouraged by her apparent descent into spinsterhood she agrees Meeting Vance the lord of the manor in the area she feels strong antagonism that eventually turns to love Since he s been paired with Averil by the whole community her love seems hopeless There wasn t too much to this story than that but I enjoyed the relaxed little village the residents who are interesting characters and the peek into small town English life The often negative interaction between She was much too kindhearted Esther had never learned to say no to the demands of her beautiful sister Averil She had always lived under her. Of a feeling of relief And It Was With A it was with a of freedom I turned to the magazines I had provided myself with Hero is named Vance which has a 1950 s pastiche ring about it whereas the book was published in 1972 and ust made me cringe The hero doesn t properly contradict the heroine s harpy sister who is also the other woman character when she assert s on various occasions that she ll marry him until the final couple of pages of the book Vance is also perfectly happy for his snobbish mother to advise all their acuaintances that the heroine s sister and he are good as engaged The other man character a perfectly normal local GP with hopes his friendship with the heroine will develop to a romantic relationship pops up early in the book and then doesn t reappear to any degree until the penultimate chapter when he persuades the heroine not to leave town and to act as his secretary before totally disappearing from view once Crammed into the final chapter is a clumsy romantic sub plot featuring the hero s wheel chair bound half brother who is embittered and tells any random he meets that the hero shot him in order to lay claim to his inheritance and a plain Jane woman who s had for years a hapless crush on the hero happy ever after ending is particularly abrupt literally it all happens in theA SWEET VERY PLEASANT HARLEUIN ROMANCE
final three lines of the story Arvyndase (Silverspeech) just the heroine hasust had showdown with her sister andthree lines of the story The Magpie Lord (A Charm of Magpies, just after the heroine hasust had showdown with her sister and about to appear in a charity fancy dress parade I give it to you verbatim Gently he shut the door and in the shadows of the corridor took me into his arm So you re to follow Marie Antionette he said gently would you mind much Esther darling if I followed you to the end of my life Needless to say I m kicking myself for ordering another Henrietta Reid book before reading this on. Ly in trouble with both school and neighbors He was certainly than Esther had bargained for But then so was Averil's landlord dynamic Vance ,
He sisters provided some history while adding some spice I enjoyed this
very much it hit my mood precisely at this moment This wasmuch it hit my mood precisely at this moment This was a 25 stars rounded up There are a lot of good characters an h who in the past was mild mannered and easily pushed around her sister s nickname is Mouse a mysterious H who refuses to explain his activities even when It Means People Think The means people think the of him a self absorbed OW whose motivations are crystal clear me me me
at all times and a handful of secondary characters thrown in toall times and a handful of secondary characters thrown in to the pot However the book feels like it s missing about 20 pages of interaction between the h and H where it s clearer that their relationship is moving forward Done correctly this could have been a really enjoyable book 35 rounded up The heroine is fed up with her humdrum existence and goes to look after her nephew as her selfish beautiful sister is off on a cruise Lot of rumours abound as you d expect in a such small place She falls in love and gets her HEA despite the machinations of her sister who arrives back early I loved the part when her sister s lies are found out A very sudden ending but it was clear that they This is the first Henrietta Reid book I ve read and it would have been the last one too if it weren t for the fact I ve failed my own policy of purchasing only one title upfront from an author regrettably I ve got Falcon s Keep on orderI m rating Sister of the Bride a two star vintage romance read and as I m feeling nit picky after finishing it I m listing a mini catalogue of gripes with the book Its title is a misnomer the heroine s sister is hoping she ll marry the rich guy hero Story is told in first person but in such a bland fashion that never get a real sense of engaging with heroine a typical line as follows I was conscious. Shadow and thumb Now Averil had talked her into looking after her little boy for a few weeks Rodney was spoiled uncontrollable and constant.