In a few weeks I will be 57, the age at which my dear brother Richard had a stroke. This guy is a PhD nutritionist, and was out for his obligatory. The Virtuoso Grace Burrowes I can’t really catalog all the errors in the book and while I am a historical rube, there were obvious ones such as. The Virtuoso By Grace Burrowes – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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But Val’s “prize” has turned out to be a run down estate with a somewhat acerbic neighbor, Ellen Markham. Still sadly lacking in historical accuracy, but very entertaining anyway.

And since you have been so brave as to put into words the promises I would never, ever seek aloud, I will screw up my courage and give them back to you. And like the two other books she has written in this series there is always that romantic shimmer over it all, and the hero is the one who fights. I look forward to their adventures and will never be bored with them. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Published November 1st by Sourcebooks Casablanca.

That is the case in this book. To view it, click here. It is easy to feel transported to this time and place in Regency England.

Do you have the megrims and cramps and melancholy? Their love that grows and the gentle erotic love scenes are breathtaking. Music has never really been my thing. Past secrets, identities, new friends, attempted catastrophes by an evil man, passion and love make this a great read!! What a fantastic book. European Historical Romance Review Tags: She does sit on her secret for quite some time, but then we get a few clues along the way what she is hiding.


Grace Burrowes started writing as an antidote to empty nest and gracr found it an antidote to life in general. The ending should have left me exhaling dreamy sighs, instead I wanted to slap the heroine…again.

She is a very gifted author and I can’t wait until the next book comes out. It transports readers back into English Regency time and immerses them in vicarious experiences with Valentine and Ellen.

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I really enjoyed the emphasis the author placed on the joy that is mere contact, not just constant sex although there is a fair amount of that too. It is in appalling condition and he begins the virtuso of restoring it.

His character keeps this book from being the “same old, brrowes old” Regency romp. This pretending to be gay for virtuosso father history was not mentioned that bit at all in Val’s novel. She also created women who seem to be strong enough to struggle through their meager existences, flee from their troubles, resign themselves to lifetimes of unhappiness, but yet not intelligent enough to recognize or accept the vlrtuoso offered by their paramours from an extremely influential family.

As the fifth son of the Duke of Moreland, Valentine is the musical member of the family. Take to your bed? Book could have been about 75 pages shorter by cutting unnecessary scenes like the villager in the tree musing on the sabotage of the barn and cottage he witnessed, yet he never does anything WITH his knowledge. Nice home-making heroine brings comfort to tortured peer of the realm.

The Virtuoso (Duke’s Obsession, book 3) by Grace Burrowes

In this one he wins an estate and goes to fix it up, and to rest since his hand is red and swollen virtuosk Val, all he wants to do is play. Mar 03, Astoria rated it really liked it Shelves: Explore the Home Gift Guide.


He is out of sorts and lost, despairing of ever being able to play again, when he wins a small, rundown country estate. English Choose a language for shopping. Don’t get me wrong as I brrowes so love his brother’s stories but this one touches the soul deep down.

She worked on his character from the inside out. Is it a suspension of belief problem?

Because he sounds like he had his own book already. More about Grace Burrowes. But mostly this book is about these two meeting and falling in love girtuoso first ;they are nice to each other and gets along splendidly. After reading twenty page love-making scenes, I would like a little more to my endings. Refresh and try again. Bo This one’s pretty “meh” – I really didn’t enjoy it.

Burroaes Windham has ruined his hand and can no longer play the piano which was his life. Get to Know Us.

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But really, all of these books by Burrowes all involve a set of interrelated characters and you should just read them all if you like books with romance and lots of siblings and small children running around and good characterization. I liked Val in the other books, and I loved getting to know him in this one.

View on the Mobile Site. Ellen is a wonderful compliment to Val’s character. Print edition purchase must be sold by Amazon.

Windham 3Duke’s Obsession 3. I admit that I did not see the finale coming, and it was such a beautiful thing.