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Scandalous Lovers
Scandalous Lovers
Author: Robin Schone
Walking into the London meeting of a group pursuing the intellectual study of sensuality, newly widowed, fresh-from-the-country Frances Hart is momentarily shocked when intense, silver-haired barrister James Whitcox demands to know, "What does a woman desire?" But Frances is in town to learn about desire, among other things, and when h...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9781575666990
ISBN-10: 1575666995
Publication Date: 2/1/2007
Pages: 384
Rating:
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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3.7 stars, based on 81 ratings
Publisher: Brava
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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chamber-maid avatar reviewed Scandalous Lovers on
Helpful Score: 3
My Rating: 4 stars
Story: an unusual premise, interesting with various twists and turns
Romance: quite erotic from the very beginning, long before actual consummation occurs

First, let me make clear that I am a fan and have read one other of her books. It is my opinion that Ms. Schone is intent on finding a way to fold extremely graphic sexual imagery and subject matter into an interesting (however implausible in the late 19th century) storyline. Her bio provides the following clues, from inside the back of the book: "Robin Schone...is a staunch defender of human rights in general and women's sexuality worldwide."
reviewed Scandalous Lovers on + 1208 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Disappointing contribution from this author. I was hoping for something of the quality of "The Lover","Gabriel's Woman", or "The Lady's Tutor", but there wasn't enough romance, erotica or storyline in this one, which is a shame, because I really, really like this author. The above-mentioned books had a dark side to their stories; perhaps that was the draw. But the characters and the storyline in this book left me blah.
txag80 avatar reviewed Scandalous Lovers on + 257 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Robin Schone is a wonderful writer. She leaks the story out while creating tangible relationships among her characters. Although the consumation of the relationship was quite a bit into the book, I was rivited by the character development and their attraction to one another. Classic and delightful sex scenes. London in the 1800's.

I was smiling through much of the book because of the tender sweetness with which the main characters treated each other. As always, she has a truly dark and disturbing undercurrent of danger. Highly recommended!
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elsasdaughter avatar reviewed Scandalous Lovers on + 115 more book reviews
Another Robin Schone that does not let you down. I think it's almost as the same premise as the Lover.
dawnreads2 avatar reviewed Scandalous Lovers on + 14 more book reviews
This book was very erotic and also contained some great historical information. It was a good mix in the storyline.


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