Wednesday, April 20, 2016

The Reluctant Duchess // Review


by Roseanna M. White

     First of all, I have no desire to pick this book apart. This is a nice book. It's probably a very good book. When I say I didn't care for it, I'm not saying anything against it at all. There is nothing wrong with this lovely wee book.

     I just...didna like it.

     The reason for this? Well, there was nothing about it that grabbed my interest. The characters did not demand I pay attention to them.They didn't reach into my soul and say, look at us! Don't you want to know what happens to us? The thing is, I could kind of guess what would happen. It wasn't a highly interesting storyline, and since the writing didn't strike me as particularly great I would just as soon let this one go. 

     However -- this review has a however -- a lot of bloggers/writers I admire have given this one glowing reviews, so even though I had to be the Johnny-rain-cloud and say I didn't like it, don't let that stop you! You might read it and love it. :-)

My rating: 5 1/2 out of 10

I received this book for free from the publisher in exchange for my honest review.

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