Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
does anyone recognize this book?
This woman that gets caught in a storm (I think she was on the way to be a companion, or governess somewhere, and her carriage breaks down) and has to take shelter in an abandoned cottage and this man (a duke or something) ends up caught to and has to share with her. Since her reputation was ruined because there was no chaperone, he insists he will marry her even tho they can't stand each other. They end up falling in love butneither will tell the other. Once she buys a pair of highspirited horses and he gets very mad at her even tho she handles them very well. She ends up kidnapped, I think her uncle had something to do with it, nd he rescues her and finds out that she's really rich and they tell each other they're in love.

I'm actually not sure if it is a Gothic or a Regency. It has a lot of both qualities in it from what I can remember.

I read it long time ago, and would love to read it again, but alas, I cannot remember either author or title.

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Book Sellers and the Gothic Romance lostintwilight 4 12,999 08-12-2012, 08:37 PM
Last Post: paigenumber
  Help! Looking for name of book! kerryecave 0 5,640 05-17-2011, 07:59 AM
Last Post: kerryecave
  Trying to find book read in the early 80's nicki c 0 4,243 12-20-2010, 09:46 PM
Last Post: nicki c
  trying to trace a book jackielondon 0 4,030 10-23-2010, 02:03 PM
Last Post: jackielondon
  Library book sales paigenumber 5 9,860 10-10-2010, 10:22 PM
Last Post: Artemis
  Vague description of a book I once read! Magpie 1 5,136 03-12-2010, 11:44 AM
Last Post: Des Esseintes
  Anybody recognize this book? honorharrington 1 4,779 02-14-2010, 10:33 AM
Last Post: paigenumber
  do you know which book this is? bronte 3 8,257 01-25-2010, 05:18 PM
Last Post: bronte
  Book suggestion Arthorion 3 7,125 11-06-2009, 08:26 AM
Last Post: Isobel1407
  Does this book description sound familiar? gothicromancereader 0 4,421 04-30-2009, 09:16 AM
Last Post: gothicromancereader

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)