LibraryThing Review. User Review – nancynova – LibraryThing. Regency romance that’s a little different. Lily’s throat was injured in a childhood accident, making. Lady Lillian Walford Had The Look Of Perfection Yet a fateful flaw doomed her to a life of silence. And although Anthony Harbreas, the gallant. Lady Lillian Walford Had The Look Of PerfectionYet a fateful flaw doomed her to a life of silence. And although Anthony Harbreas, the gallant.
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Lisa rated it liked it Dec 30, Tricked by her brother into marriage with the lovely Lillian, Anthony was quick to realize his incredible luck. To pass the time and break my increasing addiction to the Home Shopping Network, I at last sat down and took a stab at pursuing that sjsan high school dream. Luckily for her, her rebel older brother rather unexpectedly came into the title and became her guardian. Beguiled Susan Spencer Paul No preview available – Her voice was damaged in childhood and she can speak in a low, faulty voice that is a terrible strain on her vocal chords and as such has learned sign language to communicate with her family and the servants at home.
Susan Spencer Paul
Really enjoyed the sign language addition makes me wonder when it became more socially acceptableand the fact that this was actually a romance of 4 couples, most prominently, Graydon and Lillian.
Jun 25, Etty rated it it was amazing. Perhaps it is because all the couples are dealt with and settled, one way or another, in one book. May 24, Usagi Tsukino rated it did not like it Shelves: She’s given up on ever marrying and having a normal life, but she still longs for just one season in London to experience what the city has to offer before settling into the rest of her life alone.
I’m quite glad I finally picked it up, because it turned out to be a great read. And then there’s a kidnapping, which results in marriage — and you know what? Beguiled has been on my TBR list for a very long time.
Beguiled by Susan Spencer Paul – FictionDB
I love how patient Anthony is while trying to decipher Lily’s unique brand of sign language. Regency romance that’s a little different. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Several additional medieval novels followed this, including the first three of the six-part Bride series from Harlequin Historicals. Actually, all his debts have just been bought up by the devilish Earl of Cardemore, who has a job for him; Graydon is to escort the earl’s younger sister Lily around London for her first season there and make sure she has a marvelous time, or the earl will ruin him.
I applaud SSP’s talent, that she attempts and succeeds at fitting it all in. For he knew that beneath the surface of her quiet beauty, Lillian was a priceless jewel.
I also like the characters of Anthony’s ex-girlfriend Francis and Lily’s tutor, but we are told of their romance instead of “experiencing” it. Susan Spencer Paul, who also writes as Mary Spencer, lives in the foothills of Monrovia, California with her husband and their three daughters.
As for Lily, it’s frustrating to witness her bevuiled and she’s a sweet character whom you never resent or find annoying, but there was something lacking about her. This one was no different. Mar 25, Luz Trevino rated it it was amazing Shelves: Swap 25 have, 2 want.
He also gets extremely angry with her brother for not telling him about her disability before hand, not because he was embarrassed to be seen sudan her, but because in his surprise, he very nearly humiliated her. As such, he doesn’t think she could ever love someone like him and that she deserves far better. Tricked by her brother into marriage with the lovely Lillian, Anthony was quick to realize his incredible luck. Lady Lillian Walford had the look of perfection, yet a fateful flaw doomed her to a life of silence.
I was joking, of course, but I really did want to be a writer. I have had this book for many many years. No current Talk conversations about this book.
Beguiled by Susan Spencer Paul
Refresh and try again. If I had a man doing the things for me that he was doing for her, I’d have had a hard time not feeling his love for me, but I suppose given Lily’s background and her lack of self-esteem, as well as the fact that Anthony was keeping a lot of secrets in an attempt to protect her, it made sense that she might have doubts, especially when she discovered the truth.
She hates the sound of her own voice and generally chooses not to use it, leaving most to mistakenly assume that she’s mute and sometimes deaf as well. Preview — Beguiled by Susan Spencer Paul.
In some ways, I would have liked some parts to have been explored more in depth. I totally adore the aunt and brother relationship though can’t help being saddened by the fact that theirs will be condemned, didn’t know it’s against the law Google Pau, — Loading The other befuiled relationships are intensely great.
The other romances in the book were quite good. The only problem is that the main couple paled in comparison to the other 3.