Shop now Shop now Shop now Wedding Guest Edit Shop All Amazon Fashion Cloud Drive Photos Learn More Shop now Shop now Shop Fire Shop Kindle Oasis Listen with Prime Shop now Learn more

Customer Reviews

2.0 out of 5 stars1
2.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Your rating(Clear)Rate this item
Share your thoughts with other customers

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.

on 18 May 2009
This is a good tale let down badly by many solecsisms.
Very rarely were first names used by the upper classes.
No nobleman would use the word "Quid".
At least the author got the spelling of whiskey correct.
Irish and American versions are spelt Whiskey, whereas
Scotch is Whisky- NO "E". American authors and editors are ignorant of this detail.
They didn't have pound notes at the time.
They used Sovereigns or Guineas - coins NOT paper.
The description of the emotions of the main protagonists is over emphasised and effusive - very off-putting.
Mary Ballogh and Stephanie Laurens do it better.
0Comment|4 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Send us feedback

How can we make Amazon Customer Reviews better for you?
Let us know here.