This is a book in three parts, by three different authors! You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 4, 2011. However, I recently read this book and so enjoyed it that I feel I should be encouraging y'all to read it too :P. This book involves a roughly week long rural party in . Start by marking “The Lady Most Likely... (Lady Most..., #1)” as Want to Read: Error rating book. They did! While the three stories are interconnected, their respective authors keep them separate and contained. I'm not a fan of short stories because I always feel like more should've been said/done. It seemed like a lost opportunity to make him unique, and the potential was there for building character via a nice scene recounting a past memory, but he just ended up another interchageable male lead. . The Lady Most Willing...: A Novel in Three Parts (Avon Historical Romance), The Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever, Everything and the Moon (Avon Historical Romance), The Other Miss Bridgerton: A Bridgerton Prequel (Bridgertons), The Further Observations of Lady Whistledown, Too Wilde to Wed (Wildes of Lindow Castle), Where's My Hero? sooo this video has been WAYYYYY overdue. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, $15.08 Shipping & Import Fees Deposit to Czech Republic. And then, because he refuses to tear himself away from the stables where he trains Arabian racehorses, she invites all those ladies to a house party, along with some other bach… But as the party at their country home continues, Hugh will have to be careful to catch the lady most likely or she may be snatched up by another man before he can blink. Julia Quinn's books are always delightful. These are some short tales but still effectively written. The Lady Most Likely (English (UK) edition of The Lady Most Likely…) Book 1 of the Ladies Most Hugh Dunne, the Earl of Briarly, needs a wife – so his sister hands him a list of the very best young ladies on the market. We don't read them so that we can spend the novel guessing who the heroine is going to end up with - we know who she's going to end up with. (A Bow Street Novella, 1), Once Dishonored: An Empowering & Thrilling Historical Regency Romance Book (Rogues Redeemed), “A truly original, delightfully amusing treat....Sparkles with wit, sizzles with sensuality, and, most important, is superbly satisfying.” --. Hugh will have time to woo whichever lady he most desires . Three love stories written by different authors combined to make the hunt for a wife for Hugh. He enlists his sister's help in finding one. Look for Bridgerton, based on her popular series of novels about the Bridgerton family, on Netflix. From Julia Quinn, the author of Bridgerton—along with close friends and bestselling authors Eloisa James and Connie Brockway—comes an enchanting tale of a country house party in which three heroines find their happily ever after! Eloisa James really made this book the four stars I gave it, at least for me. Hugh Dunne, the Earl of Briarly, needs a wife - so his sister hands him a list of the very best young ladies on the market. From Julia Quinn, the author of Bridgerton—along with close friends and bestselling authors Eloisa Jam It's not the *if* they will get together, we read for, it's the *how* they will get together. Readers are cordially invited to a party at a grand English country manor at the height of the Regency Era, where the bachelor Earl of Briarly hopes to find a suitable wife— The Lady Most Likely … From Julia Quinn, the author of Bridgerton—along with close friends and bestselling authors Eloisa James and Connie Brockway—comes an enchanting tale of a country house party in which three heroines find their happily ever after! Learn more about possible network issues or contact support for more help. From Julia Quinn, the author of Bridgerton—along with close friends and bestselling authors Eloisa James and Connie Brockway—comes an enchanting tale of a country house party in which three heroines find their happily ever after! The second story is not bad, but the point of romantic tension, which arises out of a supposed moral obligation of the hero to not woo the heroine as her chaperone, feels somewhat forced, as I'm rather skeptical of the social acceptability of a young male of no blood or familial relation acting as chaperone for a young lady. They feel short. Yes, we have an anthology. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. I did enjoy this, all the main characters were easy to accept, but I liked Hugh and Georgies story best and the conflicts within her first marriage was very clear. While it's clear in scene #1 who he'll end up with... we don't actually get to his story until the end. Reviewed in the United States on February 8, 2021. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The short stories are never in depth studies of character or plot, but do exactly what you want from a collection of short tales...give you a pleasant read when you need something quick to pick up and handy for when you are in between long novels.. perfect for mums on the run! . Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. This edition was published in 2010 by Avon. Try refreshing the page. From Julia Quinn, the author of Bridgerton—along with close friends and bestselling authors Eloisa James and Connie Brockway—comes an enchanting tale of a country house party in which three heroines find their happily ever after! Their are many different characters, each with their own story and because a book can be only so long, not many pages can be given to individuals to any. Was superbly written and I felt that I knew the characters completely. Hugh has decided that it is high time to get married after recently being close to death. So his sister arranges a house party and invites potential brides. First off, why do people/reviewers of romance novels keep saying things like, "I totally knew who the hero/heorine was going to end up with, this was so predictable/I'm so amazing!" As mentioned, this is NOT an anthology but interconnected stories basically taking place during a house party. The novel blends well in terms of story telling, but the three authors are distinctly different. The Gwen character in the first story was well written and I liked her point of view, compared to how she appeared to others. I would highly recommend to fans of the historical romance genre, or even new readers to the genre ― Fiction Fascination. Please try your request again later. She is the mother of two and, in a particularly delicious irony for a romance writer, is married to a genuine Italian knight. We wrote this novel on a visit to New Orleans, sitting around madly plotting and writing during the day, then eating fabulous food at night. With tens of millions of copies in print, #1 New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn has been called “Smart, funny,” by TIME Magazine. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 22, 2012. Get from your public library rather than buying it yourself. Another charming series of stories from three excellent authors. It is well recorded that African slaves, not tainted with the stain of the hated Catholic theology and more expensive to purchase, were often … It's a romance novel - of course it's predictable. Hugh Dunne, conte di Briarly, deve prendere moglie. Something went wrong. Now I was all ready to give this three stars until the last story. A New York Times bestselling author of twenty-two novels for Avon Books, Julia Quinn is a graduate of Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges and lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest. FilStar2010 , 01/08/2011. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 30, 2021. First, there are two other love match tales told. This is a tale of a house party, and a (married) lady who decides to match make from her brother. The Strategic Culture Foundation provides a platform for exclusive analysis, research and policy comment on Eurasian and global affairs. Unable to add item to List. Enjoyable but not a lot of substance **Possible Spoilers**, Reviewed in the United States on February 10, 2011. It's not the *if* they will get together, we read for, it's the *how* they will get together. The Lady Most Likely: A Novel In Three Parts. And You're Invited! Usually in books like this its a seperate story for each author, however these three amazing authors have worked together to create a outstanding tri novel romance that endeared this reader even more. It starts out with the Earl of Briarly, who thinks he needs a wife more than anything, and asks his sister for help (very uncommon in regency romance) however despite how rare this happens, its definitely a delight and something rare to read. Step into the glittering world of Regency and prep… Want to Read. December 28th 2010 The interconnected 3 stories worked well and the story flow was good. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. The romances are satisfying and there were spots I chuckled. Please try again. The Lady Most Likely is a historical romance anthology with a delightful difference. Start a free 30-day trial today and get your first audiobook free. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! The Lady Most Likely is a historical romance anthology with a delightful difference. From Julia Quinn, the author of Bridgerton—along with close friends and bestselling authors Eloisa James and Connie Brockway—comes an enchanting tale of a country house party in which three heroines find their happily ever after! Hugh Dunne, the Earl of Briarly, needs a wife, so his sisterhands him a list of delectable damsels and promises to invite them—and a few other gentlemen—to her country house for whatis sure to be the event of the season. Narrated by: Rosalyn Landor. Not two, but three couples find love at this country party. Yes, some situations made me laugh and some bits were sexy but overall, too many characters and in my opinion, too many authors. He has asked Carolyn to help him find a suitable wife. The premise was interesting and it was a nice read. The stories are compact, the good humor and yearning of these characters are compelling. This was so cute!! And You're Invited! The Lady Most Likely is a historical romance anthology with a delightful difference.