Revolves around the couple and the hope for a happily ever after for them it has so much going on so many things conspiring to keep them apart Of course there is the angst Catherine suffers as bits and pieces of her memory start to return in a dramatic way There is also the drama of Rian s ex mistress hovering where she isn t wanted putting on a serene front when
All Along She Is Determined To Come Between Rian And along she is determined to come #Between Rian And No #Rian and No what she has to do or how evil she is determined to get her man back She is the absolute perfect villainess and if you thought you disliked her in book one you will hate her by the time you get to the end of this second book At the same time you can t help but feel sorry for her because she is so mentally disturbed One person you can t feel sorry for at times is Rian I wanted to jump into the book and give him a good shaking for being such a man when it came to Isabel s ying and deception You My Name is Bob ll see what I mean when you read the book for yourself Brilliant writing on the author s partAgain we areeft with a cliffhanger and a desperate onging to find out what happens next Will Catherine remember who attacked her what will happen when she does Will Rian be able to stop himself from killing the man Will the wicked Isabel get her comeuppance and finally accept that Rian will never be hers again and can Catherine and Rian finally find the happiness they so very much deserve together I cannot wait to read the third and final instalment to find outIf I had to say anything negative about this book it s a very ittle thing it s the way the brothers names are spelt Liam and Rian I kept wanting to say Rian s name as Ree an because that is how you pronounce Liam When their names were mentioned a Billy Bragg lot in the same paragraph it got uite annoying reading Rian incorrectly and having to correct myself A silly niggling thing and certainly not worth rating the book down overI voluntarily reviewed an advanced readers copy of this book I enjoyed reading this story This book had some pretty interesting characters in it The plot was great along with the situations actions choices and truth This second book in this series takes up where the main characters Catherine and Rianeft off from in their relationship in the story A must read for any and all book Polly Prices Totally Secret Diary lovers everywhere Good enough for a soap opera Oh mywhat was very good is getting even betterBesides Catherine and Rian Iove how well rounded all of the other characters areeven the despicable ones As Catherine slowly regains of her memory the arch bitch Isabel becomes determined to keep her claws in Rian And God ove him but Rian can be a total idiot
timesDefinitely The Majors Daughter looking to the conclusion of this awesome story Resolve Carla Susan Smith Corsets and Carriages 2Review from Jeannie Zelos book reviewsGenre Romance Historical Iove Susan s Vampire s Promise series and when I saw the first one in this historical series I thought I d Miss Shumway Waves a Wand like to read these books A historical trilogy its a very big departure from the supernatural world Ioved book one have just finished book two read the day I got it and am keen to see how things wrap up Luckily there s not too The Touch long to wait book one is Jan 9th book two Jan 31st and book three is scheduled for Feb 18 so not one of those where by the time the end part is released you ve forgotten how it started Rian is the archetypical dark swoon making hero and a true gentleman Someone who had vowed never to remarry after the death of his wife but who was known for his affairs though eachady knew that they would never mean to him Then he found On His Majestys Service literally Catherine and his thinking has undergone a huge change even if he s not uite ready to admit it to himselfLady Isabel though is determined to be the next Mrs Connor regardless of what Rian wants or feels and she isn t going toet him having feelings for someone else stand in her way She s a rich widow and has the money Ck that brought her there but she can’t deny the feelings Rian awakens in her In danger of Different Class losing her heart to a man tormented by the dark secrets of his own past Catherine uestions what an innocentike her has to offer such an experienced man of the world “You have no idea what you are doing to me how much I want you how much .at timesdefinitely ooking
O persuade others to do what she wants and removing Catherine is her current desire She really is a wonderful character one of those who are totally selfish manipulative and have no care for others As I was reading part of me was thinking c mon surely they can see through this while hoping Carla et things run to the full extent and drag out the drama and theatrics Its characters Textbook of Wisdom like hers so deliciously avid and amoral that can make a book Romance without drama or controversy without some nasty grasping selfish types can be very bland Lady Isobel is one of the finest anti heroines Of course there s Catherine recovering well developing strong feelings for Rian becoming part of the Connor family andoved by them and the staff but who still has no memories other than her name Slowly things happen that are bringing back In Defence of Dogs little parts and her confidence is growing Isobel doesn tike that she s still there and there s a fabulous private confrontation between the two fairly early in the book that shows Isobel she s not the pushover she hoped Ultimately I think Catherine will be in real danger from her though Isobel has everyone else apart from the staff of course hoodwinked about her motives and machinations Its another wonderful read and though its part two of a trilogy Carla avoids the awful hated cliffhanger employed by so many authors I hate them with a vengeance and TBH they spoil a book for me Carla finishes this on a natural break point setting up book three and delivering a tantalising description of what s to come I m not a great historical reader but I do ove to occasionally dip into the genre and this trilogy is proving a perfect read for me Stars Five some fabulous characters what ooks The City in Mind like an awful betrayal and the promise ofots drama to come I adore books with Revenge (The Red Ledger lots of jealousy and dramatics ARC supplied for review purposes by Netgalley and Publishers Resolve is the second book in the Corsets and Carriages series by Carla Susan Smith and picks up where Mischanceeaves off after
and Isabel s confrontation Rian Connor decides to take Catherine out of the city to help her in her recovery and brings her to his ancestral home Isabel is unable to accept the fact that the affair she had with Rian is over and still blaming Catherine she plots to get him back by any means necessary Catherine excited to tell Rian that she finally remembered a key thing about her past her name discovers Rian and Isabel in a very compromising position as planned by the devious Isabel Hurt and betrayed Catherine retreats to Felicity s Rian s new sister in No One Wants You law childhood home toick her wounds and regroup Can she ever forgive him his betrayal This is the second book in the Corsets and Carriages series I read the first book in the series and was The City Of Heavenly Tranquillity looking forward to reading this the second book continuing to catch up with the characters in he first book She is a woman without a past he just may be the one who could help her to rememberAfter being savagely beaten she escapes with herife barely intact with many bodily injuries that take a Penguins Poems for Life long time to heal One thing that isn t so uick to return is her memory though She has no idea who beat her or why She is rescued by a devastatingly handsome man who is nothing but kind to her His mistress though wants nothing to do with Catherine and to keep Rian all to herself Despite Isabel s jealousy and conniving ways when Rianooks to marry it is with Catherine not Isabel No mattercatherine and isabel
How Much Isabel Tries To Insert Herselfmuch Isabel tries to insert herself Rian s ife there is no hope for herWill Catherine regain her memory and will she feel worthy of Rian s oveAn emotional tale of finding ove when and where you east expect itI very much enjoyed this uick read and Divine Beauty look forward to reading book three theast in the series very soon Pub Date 30 Jan 2018 I was given a complimentary copy from Kensington Books through NetGalley All opinions expressed are entirely my own. Need you” On the night of his brother’s wedding ball Rian proves exactly how much he wants his beautiful young protégé only to be ured by his former mistress into committing the ultimate betrayal For Isabel Howard will stop at nothing to do away with Catherine and destroy her future with the man they both desire above all other.
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Up This Book Without Havingthis book without having the first in the series and it worked OK I was able to fully appreciate the story There were a few times especially when reading about Rian s brother Liam and his wife Felicity when I figured I missed something But this story is truly enjoyable from cover to cover Rian and Liam are brothers and this book includes the wedding of Liam and Felicity I really enjoyed the story of how Catherine is taken into their family and how Felicity Down to the Sea in Ships looks after her and eventually Rian and Catherine fall inove I could really have done without the annoying other woman Isabelle While the story reaches a reasonable conclusion it is clear that their story is not uite complete especially if you read the teaser for the next book I really want
to pick up first book 1 then the third in thepick up first book 1 then the third in the This book continues immediately from Mischance with Catherine Rian travelling to Oakhaven there Catherine regains her health strength On the night of his brother Liam s wedding ball Rian proves exactly how much he wants his beautiful young prot g only to be Wife by Wednesday (The Weekday Brides, lured by his former mistress Isabel Howard into committing the ultimate betrayal For Isabel will stop at nothing to do away with Catherine and destroy her future with the man they both desire above all othersI read this immediately after Mischance now can t wait to read Salvation when I hope everything will be resolved I couldn t put this down read well into the night to finish it I m totally engrossed in the story I felt Rian was uite na ve at times especially concerning Isabel I wanted to shake some sense into him but he did eventually have his eyes opened I reallyike Catherine how strong she is her memories returning were harrowing at timesMy honest review is for a special copy I voluntarily read Let me begin by saying that this story is part two in a series and as such the story does not conclude in this novel It does however perfectly set up for the continuation of the story in book three This story or Dog Years less picks up where book oneeaves off Once again this author manages to seamlessly weave together several different story Chain of Fire lines in a way that makes sense and keeps the reader interested I also enjoyed seeing interaction between Rian and Catherine and watching their relationship begin to evolve into something And oh Isabel Just when you think she can t sink anyower she manages to surprise you even In my opinion she s a near perfect villain and I can t wait to see what else the author has in store with her I believe this story will appeal to those who enjoy slightly unconventional historical romance novels Honestly I can t wait to find out how it all ends it book threeDISCLAIMER I received a complimentary copy of this novel in exchange for my honest review This has not affected my review in any way All thoughts and opinions expressed in this review are 100% my own Resolve is the second book in the Corsets and Carriages trilogy by Carla Susan Smith You definitely should read the first book in the trilogy Mischance before reading this one as this one follows on from a cliffhanger at the end of that bookRian Connor has taken Catherine Davenport to the family estate in the country He and his brother believe it s the best place for her to recuperate and try to get her memories back She The Devils Elbow (Mrs. Bradley, lost them after suffering a serious traumatic beating and near rape which we read about in Mischance During her time in the country both Rian and Catherine realise that if nothing else they have a strong case ofust towards each other Rian won t act on it because he knows how fragile Catherine is Catherine won t act on it because for one she is an innocent and wouldn t know where to start and secondly because she believes herself too damaged and possibly beneath his social status They couldn t have a future together Despite that they do manage to share a couple of passionate kissesThis story of course. “I am not so naïve that I don’t know what happens between a man and a woman when they are The Making of a Caribbeanpreneur lovers” In the sanctuary of Rian Connor’s magnificent ancestral estate Catherine Davenport struggles to remember who she was before he found her wandering practically naked on the docks of London She hasittle memory of the vicious atta.