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I like the whole ‘man can do anything but it takes a push from a good woman’ thing to make things happen. The whole Guardian thing is a red herring, for me. The Rake Patrol 2 books. MacMeans has a wonderful knack for getting her characters into every sort of madcap adventure and out of their petticoats and drawers on the way to a tear-inducing happily ever after, and does so with delicious details and clde humor.
REVIEW: The Casanova Code by Donna MacMeans
Share your thoughts with other customers. Whenever she and her brothers exchange correspondence, they write their messages in code, using their favorite book, Treasure Island. Jun 02, Caroline rated it really liked it Shelves: Codf day she finds an caasanova from a notorious rake, Casanova, aka Ashton Trewelyn, advertising for a future wife.
Will they together find their happily ever after, or will their investigations put an end to it? Please try again later. This is my first Donna MacMean book, and it also happens to be the first in a series. Previously known as Casanova, Ashton has been in battle and his experience and a wounded leg have changed him. After all, her interests have proven to be detrimental to success in the matrimonial casaanova.
And the winner of the red herring award is To break up the boredom of her days, she scours the local newspaper ads from those people sending coded messages to others.
Bu the ending was a bit of a disappointment for me. Then there was Edwina.
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May 13, Monique Takens core it really liked it. May 30, Jessica Donovan rated it really liked it. This book was really hard to put down as soon as I started it!
The code word is SEXY! Mackeans snickered, cheered, and at times wanted to toss the book across the room. Edwina was an interesting character. Yes, there were a couple of times, neither I’ll go into detail on as to not ruin the story, where I wanted to shout ‘why are you doing that’ and yet, I understood.
Leuk verhaal met de pittige Edwina Hargrove in de hoofdrol. Soon he “abducts” Edwina taking her into a secret room inside the hidden gallery. Several parts were quite mysterious – I kept trying to figure out who the mystery person was and what the codes could mean.
I sat down to read this book planning to take in two, maybe three chapters, then get some other things done. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
The Casanova Code
This part of the story is actually a huge let-down, even the surprise or two that pops up for Hhe. She and her friends decide that any women who respond to his ad should be warned, and the Rake Patrol is formed. The whole Guardian thing is a red herring, for me.
He has found a coded message that implies trouble for the Crown and his family. Ashton Trewelyn returned home a changed man. Again, I won’t go into a lot of detail as to not ruin the story, but these books were white hot. This is sort of silly. Unfortunately, casanva friend does not make an appearance even though he is referred to a couple of times as being responsible for saving Ashton’s life.
Plus I loved her heroine. Feb 08, Christina rated it liked it. Cde Dane Designer Casankva Fashion. The attraction and desire between these two is amazing. We expect great things form her. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The language was clunky and uncomfortable, the love scenes were creepy, and if someone mentioned the hero’s “jade stalk” or the heroine’s “heavenly gate” one more time I was going to scream.
There’s the saying a tiger can’t change his stripes, but what if he does? Then we have the assorted cardboard characters – the three women Rat, I mean Rake Patrol members, the evil step-mother, the nefarious fathers boththe secret club Guardians. Mass Macmeaans Paperbackpages. The characters are compelling and the dialogue is sharp and Ashton Trewelyn returned home a changed man.
Edwina is a compelling character that I wanted to know more about. I will look into her next story and hope for the best. I read a lot of mamceans fiction, but I really didn’t like this one.
Read more Read mamceans. To break up the boredom of her days, she scours the local newspaper ads from those people sending coded messages to others. There was a way to thwart his scheme, though—by shadowing this devilishly handsome Casanova and warning his prey.
The Japanese Pillow Books. Now he finds that he needs Edwina. Ash figures out what Edwina is doing and confronts her.