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No Man's Mistress: Mistress Series, Book 2 | [Mary Balogh]

No Man's Mistress: Mistress Series, Book 2

Lord Ferdinand Dudley is accustomed to getting what he wants... that is, until he appears at the door of Pinewood Manor, attempting to claim his rightful estate, and is met by the bewitching fury of Lady Viola Thornhill. She refuses to cede him the home she calls her own. He refuses to leave. And so the contest begins....
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Lord Ferdinand Dudley is accustomed to getting what he wants... that is, until he appears at the door of Pinewood Manor, attempting to claim his rightful estate, and is met by the bewitching fury of Lady Viola Thornhill. She refuses to cede him the home she calls her own. He refuses to leave. So the contest begins. Each day under the same roof brings its share of frustration... and temptation. But Viola knows it is a battle she cannot afford to lose. Marriage is out of the question, and she will be no man’s mistress, even as Dudley’s unnerving presence threatens to melt her resolve. Against his better judgment, Lord Ferdinand Dudley is beguiled. This maddening beauty has stirred him as no woman had before. And now he is bound and determined to make her his own.

©2011 Mary Balogh (P)2011 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

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    Jackee Goovigen, Australia 08-20-11
    Jackee Goovigen, Australia 08-20-11 Member Since 2010
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    "Great"

    I loved the first book and the second didn't let me down. You must listen to them all.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Michelle Leumeah, Australia 08-08-11
    Michelle Leumeah, Australia 08-08-11 Member Since 2011
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    "ENJOYABLE"

    Good story and characters, has the lows of falling into too much silent over mind chatter in some chapters but overall enjoyable with a good blend of different characters and some expectant surprises but some not so expectant. The coming together for the final few chapters is great. Light and fun. Narration good and clear, not overpowering or boring.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Persis Florida, US. 09-15-12
    Persis Florida, US. 09-15-12 Member Since 2009
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    "Not disappointing."

    I've read the first book before and found that this series is wonderful. and Rosalyn Landor does well with the voices. Historical Romance at it's best!!

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Kay KB 06-02-13
    Kay KB 06-02-13
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    "Perfect timing"
    If you could sum up No Man's Mistress in three words, what would they be?

    Strange, Funny, cocky


    What other book might you compare No Man's Mistress to and why?

    Silent revenge


    What does Rosalyn Landor bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    She is my favorite narrator, she brings books to life. Another job well done.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Hidden identity


    Any additional comments?

    Another nice book people

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Genevieve Atlanta, GA, United States 09-30-12
    Genevieve Atlanta, GA, United States 09-30-12

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    "Outstanding Regency Romance - Story, Characters"

    This story had me from the first scene - many twists and turns - excellent characters. Suggest you listen to the mistress series in order - its not necessary but looking back I wish I had as characters are included in subsequent books. If you like Lisa Kleypas you will probably love this story.Some good nail biting, teary scenes where you simply are not sure what will happen next. Totally worth the credit!

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Cam Las Vegas, NV, United States 12-23-13
    Cam Las Vegas, NV, United States 12-23-13 Member Since 2010
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    "Heartwarming!"

    I love Lord Ferdinand Dudley’s character in this book. He is strong, handsome, gentle, tall with wide shoulders, and of course kind hearted and noble. Can I place an order for that?
    Yes. It IS a Pretty Woman version of the movie set in the Renaissance era and I did enjoy listening to this book. If you have not read the first book, purchase it first but not because you have to in order to read this one. I have to admit that the first book is still my favorite but you will not go wrong with purchasing this as well.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Kerry 12-18-12
    Kerry 12-18-12
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    "good read, fits well in the triology"

    I enjoyed listening to this book. Story line was believable and humourous in places. Great narrator. Would listen o again and purchase more of the authors books after listening to this.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Claire Nyce 04-26-12
    Claire Nyce 04-26-12 Member Since 2008
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    "Neverending..."

    The narrator was excellent, the story, not so much.

    Actually, it started off good, had some interesting ideas, but totally bogged down in the neverending middle. The hero was too good to be true, a paragon. I struggled through the first few hours and was about to give up when there was a spark of interest, an unexpected twist, but then more blah, blah, blah had me skipping chapters and hours of the second half of the book until I listened to the last 30 minutes.

    This was my first (and probably last) book by this author. When I enjoy a book in a series and meet characters from a previous book, I often get that book to learn their stories. In this case, I am mildly curious about those characters, but won't be getting the book as I don't have confidence that I could listen to it, fearing another boggy middle.

    3 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    QUENITA SMITHFIELD, NC, United States 09-30-14
    QUENITA SMITHFIELD, NC, United States 09-30-14 Member Since 2014
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    Would you listen to No Man's Mistress again? Why?

    YES, IT HELD MY ATTENTION FOR THE ENTIRE BOOK


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    YES


    Have you listened to any of Rosalyn Landor’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    AWESOME READING, HE SHOULD TEACH OTHER PPL HOW TO READ


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    ABSOLUTELY NOTHING


    Any additional comments?

    IT WAS FUNNY, SERIOUS, AND I LOVED ANGELINE COMPLETE OUTFITS. ESPECIALLY THE HATS.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Tamica Dallas, TX, United States 04-03-14
    Tamica Dallas, TX, United States 04-03-14 Member Since 2009
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    "Pretty Good"
    Where does No Man's Mistress rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    It's in the upper half. I am a fan of any book Rosalyn Landor writes and this book did offer some nice surprises to put it in the running with my favorite Lisa Kleypas books. It wasn't completely predictable which is always a plus.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    I would say it's a toss-up between Viola Thornhill and Ferdinand Dudley.


    Which character – as performed by Rosalyn Landor – was your favorite?

    Ferdinand Dudley and Tresham.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Maybe two or three sittings. I wanted to keep listening but I didn't want it to end too soon.


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