27 Jan It has been five years since we’ve had a new Laura Kinsale book to read, and Lessons in French is quite a departure from her last book. Laura’s Comment: Lessons in French is a feel-good story. I wrote it after a long period of writing very intense and sometimes very dark books like Shadowheart, . 18 Mar Lessons in French by Laura Kinsale. Laura Kinsale’s long-awaited new release is a bit of a romp and a laugh—the Kinsale book for readers.

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So, is Trev a virgin or not? I thought how everything was resolved was great, though the Hubert thing and the fair masquerade was a little over-the-top.

A guy who just wants to capture the attention of his genius of an inventor. I have to say that this is the second time I read one of your books and it really kinaale me speechless to discribe this book.

I prolonged the pleasure, taking as leszons time as I could, reading The Complete Works over a period of ten months. Didn’t give me too much heartburn, and the characters were just so darn flawed and likeable that I couldn’t help love the story through and through.

They give one another what each needs. It’s a bit slapstick-ish, and you won’t be bored, going from “episode” to “episode. Callie discovers that he can feench make her blood race and fill her life with excitement, but he can’t give her the one thing she wants more than anything-himself.

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Feb 21, Bark rated it it was amazing Shelves: My personal highlights of Lessons In French: Really loved his mother, though as someone with a originally non-English-speaking parent also FrenchI can tell you that the way Kinsale writes the mistakes aren’t right for ex: How am I to take that?


I just came back from London, where y managed to get Lessons in French!!. The bucolic animal humor and ridiculous things happening with bulls, pigs, fowl… Le sigh. In France a group of top gynecologists led by M. Actually, kunsale love for one of her bulls frencch brought me to tears a time or two.

I liked the depiction of small town English life: See, at some point, her dad discovered frrnch and her “best friend” he who couldn’t possible love her because she is so ugly making out. Lady Callie lessns not a stunning beauty especially in a plain dress and muck boots that she wears to take care of her cattle. But I don’t care. See if you have enough points for this item.

It is at this point that the whole plot becomes a jumble of sub-plots and odd characters that started to drive me crazy. I’m still a bit fuzzy on his exact backstory. Callie has been rejected so much, she doesn’t think much of her looks and the ability for a man to love her, even though Trev says numerous times how much he loves her even before she does.

frenc In the midst of these misadventures, Callie finds herself falling in love again with the worst possible man for her… Note: I love your dark brooding characters, too.

It just seemed too contrived for me. I’m not your friend, my lady. Run off together, already!!! Lessons in French by Laura Kinsale is an adorable Regency story that is sure to tickle your fancy.

REVIEW: Lessons in French by Laura Kinsale

Notify me of new posts by email. I find myself moving backwards and forwards re-reading my favorite bits over and over. She’s close friends with Trev’s mother, who is also very ill. Thank you for replying so promptly. This turns out to be a sort of masquerade at an agricultural fair.


When they were young, Calli and Trev were caught by her father making out at the carriage house and unhappy with the prospect of seeing his daughter married to a french emigre, her father expelled Trev from the property and made him run away from their town.

What an amazing few days you guys have had! Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. And Callie deserves happiness. So she gave all that up to sit in a chair and stare into space for long periods of time, attempting to figure out What-Happens-Next. In the midst of these misadventures, Callie finds herself falling in love again with the worst possible man for her…. Her characters live, breathe, charm, and seduce, and her writing is as delicious and perfectly served as wine in a crystal glass.

I have Laura Kinsale books that I have read many times.

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Jan 04, Zumbagirl rated it really liked it Shelves: A well-kept secret that can unite them or tear them apart. For a bull, Hubert had a lot of personality, even if he mostly was just stubborn and ate buns. ni

Your books leave me breathless, and Lessons in French is no exception! Quotes from Lessons in French. He is London’s most eligible bachelor.