Angel in Scarlet Author:Jennifer Wilde The toast of London, Angel Howard, a beautiful, celebrated young actress, is pursued by three fascinating men--a brilliant playwright, a wealthy lord, and his vengeful, haunted, illegitimate brother. Her exquisite beauty captivated the world, and the three men obsessed with loving her. She was tormented with passion for the man who had branded h... more »er very soul.« less
So many hearts broken in so little time. This book was wonderful in the fact that the ending was unpredictable. Angel doesn't mourn pitifully for a lost love throughout the entire book, as we see in so many others (including other Wilde books), and it is resolved quite well. Angel is a very believeable and loveable character with many strong traits. One thing I love about this book is the constant presence of what amounts to be a childhood nuisance. You'll have to see for yourself! It's definitely a great read.
I read this one when I was 14, and have since read it again. I change my mind about who she should be with each time. The heroine can survive on her own anyway, and she proves it over and over. A good read.