Editorial Reviews. Review. In s England, year-old Lydia Grenville is a few The Last Hellion (Scoundrels Book 4) – Kindle edition by Loretta Chase. Romance Kindle eBooks @ The Last Hellion. Loretta Chase. Buy This Book. I know I’m going to be in the minority, but here it is: The Last Hellion was a disappointing read. The Last Hellion is the last of the four books in Ms Chase’s will recall how skilfully Loretta Chase recounted Dain’s backstory in the book’s.
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He’s almost as unconventional as Lydia, never really behaving ehllion like a high-ranking member of the nobility. After reading ‘The Last Hellion’, I stand corrected. He gave her a wounded look. Gifting of the Kindle edition at the Kindle MatchBook price is not available. I Loved it, Loretta Chase has not lost her mojo The thing I really liked about all their fighting is that the author very subtly lets the reader in on the fact that it is mostly thw a form of posturing to mask their fears and insecurities.
We are also treated to the reappearance of Lord Dain and his lady, her idiot brother, Bertie Trent, who turns out to have more sense than indicated in Lord of Scoundrels. The story flew very smoothly, with a series of “harmless” antics that threw Vere and Lydia together and kept building the sexual tension between them, up to the point where neither of them could deny their mutual attraction anymore – no matter how “annoyed” they felt about it.
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Members of his family are brought together as he once again is able to love them after his depression ceases. Disreputable, reckless, and wild, the last of the Mallory hellions is chasse headlong to self-destruction Miss half-naked painted harlot Grenville I wanted to hug the man and squeeze him real hard! Vere has a pair of errant young wards, Elizabeth and Emily, who share their cousin’s penchant for getting into trouble.
I’ve helljon my review! Oddly enough, I felt that the narrative focused a little more on the heroine than the hero, which is rather unusual for a romance. View all 7 comments. Lydia, meanwhile, is busy with her job, helping recover helluon goods, trying to end the reign of a particularly nasty peddler of child prostitutes, and a secret writing project.
Satisfying is the only word I can think of when I closed this book.
Ships from and sold by Amazon. View all 19 comments. Their bantering is hilarious and their love was simply beautiful.
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Here, the author yet again introduces her hero in an incredibly poignant manner, and all I will say about the prologue to The Last Hellion is this — have a box of tissues handy. I can’t believe that The Last Hellion was written by the same author who wrote the magnificent Lord of Scoundrelsif it were not for characters from the previous book appearing in this one I would not have believed it.
Vere has a habit of giving Lydia new names when he grumbles to himself about her: He did so many good things in the book and not even once admitted that he was a nice person after all, despite all his efforts to be exactly the opposite! I felt the same about this man Vere- don’t get me started view spoiler [ on how they laugh about sharing a woman at the same time!
In fact, I wish someone would have sat down and enjoyed a nice cup of tea, or a nap.
That’s what’s great about this author. There is this particular scene in a brothel yah I know, it was funny and hot ;pwhere the villain of “Captives of the Night”, Francis the boor, was also featured, setting wise, CotN takes place after the other three, since the villain dies there. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. She’s courageous, confident, strong, impossibly intelligent and I love her as much as I love Vere,which is a lot!
These are two intelligent, kind, strong, and funny people. Miss Boudicca Grenville 2. It’s just such an utterly romantic and touching tale about soul mates and true love. And then he meets Lydia. We met Vere Mallory, Duke of Ainswood, in that story when, drunk as a lord!
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Vere was first featured in “Lord of Scoundrels”, as Dain’s childhood friend. It is one of the best romances I’ve ever read, probably ever will, and one I will continue to read again and again.
I think it’s possible that I did – briefly Witty banters, quick dialogues, fast pace and many you-will-lough-to-death and also many you-will-cry-your-eyes-out scenes.
Vere and Lydia together are almost like oil and water. Lydia in this book is competent, smart, and not afraid of Vere.
The dragon lady 5. The one who mistook Jessica for a harlot resulting to being beaten by Dain. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Their attraction is immediate once they meet, but it takes a while for helliion to let down their guard with each other, and the sparks fly each time they are together.
In fact, he was far from being the next in line for the title of Duke, but ended up with it, when everyone else passed away. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.