Editorial Reviews. Review. When the young Lady Charlotte Caverstill attends a Potent Pleasures – Kindle edition by Eloisa James. Romance. Is he or isn’t he? That’s the question on London society’s collective mind in this slow-starting but ultimately satisfying Regency romance. Alexander Foakes, earl . Potent Pleasures. Eloisa James. Buy This Book. Unlike most authors today, Eloisa James gets a lot out of the omniscient point of view.

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He reached out a hand and brought her to her feet. On the other hand, the hero is an utter fucking temper-driven idiot with trust issues, living with whom would be uncomfortable to the extreme. One minute she was there; the next minute she was gone.

Take up another set of books by Ms. Books by Eloisa James. How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot. Eloiss, he had decided to look about him for a substitute mother for young Pippa, but the more he sees of Charlotte, the kames intense his desire for her. It turned completely unenjoyable for me, unfortunately, because it had a promising beginning.

Potent Pleasures (Pleasures, #1) by Eloisa James

I may never be the same. Once Upon a Tower. Alex sees Charlotte, but thinks she’s, of course, a whore; her hair is highly powdered and she’s not in Society yet, so Alex has potwnt met her nor any real idea of what she looks like.


I started writing Potent Pleasures when I was on sabbatical from my job being a Shakespeare professor.

What were men anyway? This Duchess of Mine. Indeed, my biggest problem with the novel is that James manipulates so much stupid poyent to provide problems for Ch It’s unfortunate that this is the first novel by Eloisa James that I picked up. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. Nothing is more seductive than temptation.

He’s rich, titled, and he doesn’t remember Charlotte. Someone to Watch Over Me. He was wearing formal dress, and besides…how could she have ever thought such a thing?

This incident was a short scene yet it hit me good.

Her style is polished and excellent. I get having the hero and heroine POV’s but the best friend?

Potent Pleasures

On the Way to the Wedding with 2nd Epilogue. Alex sets off to win Charlotte, but he must first overcome his reputation of the “limp lily” and convince her and her parents that he’s capable of performing his husbandly duties and producing an heir.

You submitted the following rating and review. But the rogue is no footman. And make vows about trust and love and whatnot. Feb 15, Heather Petty rated it it was amazing Shelves: He said several times that he didn’t deserve Charlotte. He’s basically kind and not at all stupid until he is made to be irrationally mean by the author. And on the wedding night, Charlotte is in heaven – in rapture!


Potent Pleasures by Eloisa James

Butuh waktu 5 bulan bagi Alex utk menyelesaikan misinya. I have girlfriends who are writers and girlfriends who are Shakespeare professors.

Pleasuges intricate web that a now-wiser Charlotte weaves to exact her due ensures justice for some and great merriment for all.

So Charlotte continues on with her First Season, but gloomily so, and she’s not a hit. Both men are, optent course, in their late twenties, and while their father thinks they should be settling down, because Alex will become the Earl of Sheffield and Downs one day, the twins are out to raise as much hell and sow as many wild oats as possible.

Charlotte does what any self-respecting, abused woman would do. When she meets Alex Foakes, who has recently returned from Italy with a one-year-old daughter in tow, she recognises him immediately as the man who ootent her virginity. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I found the male voices that the narrator used quite creepy.

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