Facebook
Skip to main content
PBS logo
 
 
Want fewer ads?

Search - Almost a Scandal (Reckless Brides, Bk 1)

Almost a Scandal (Reckless Brides, Bk 1)
Almost a Scandal - Reckless Brides, Bk 1
Author: Elizabeth Essex
Bold, brazen, and beautiful, the Reckless Brides refuse to play by society’s rules of courtship. But -- come hell or high water -- they always get their man… — For generations, the Kents have served proudly with the British Royal Navy. So when her younger brother refuses to report for duty, Sally Kent slips into a uniform and takes h...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781250003799
ISBN-10: 1250003792
Publication Date: 7/31/2012
Pages: 368
Edition: First Edition
Rating:
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 21

3.6 stars, based on 21 ratings
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
Members Wishing: 1
Reviews: Member | Amazon | Write a Review
data-ad-format="auto">

Top Member Book Reviews

reviewed Almost a Scandal (Reckless Brides, Bk 1) on + 71 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
What a wonderful book! The story line was engrossing and the character development was so thorough, I understood the two main characters perfectly. I am not very interested in historical ships, but Essex has meticulously researched sailing vessels of the time and that detail particularly enhanced this tale. Often writers become caught up in historical information to the extent they detract from the book. NOT so in this instance. The reader becomes engrossed in every aspect of the ship because both the hero and heroine are intensely a part of it. A beautiful love story between two strong characters. Well worth your read time.
Jerseygirltoo avatar reviewed Almost a Scandal (Reckless Brides, Bk 1) on + 419 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
I loved it! What great characters Col and Sally are! The adventures at sea were so thrilling that it took me 3 tries to read the book from cover to cover-only because I kept skipping ahead in the exciting parts just to see what would happen next.
It's also the most believable tale involving a female disguised as a man that I've ever read. Although I know nothing about sailing, the descriptions of life aboard a British navy ship seemed authentic, and blended in with the story so well that I was never bored.
All that and a great romance too, with delicious love scenes.
Read All 3 Book Reviews of "Almost a Scandal Reckless Brides Bk 1"


Genres:

Want fewer ads?