Read El duque domado by Eloisa James Free Online
Book Title: El duque domado|
The author of the book: Eloisa James
Edition: Punto de Lectura
Date of issue: November 1st 2007
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 32.81 MB
City - Country: No data
Loaded: 1260 times
Reader ratings: 4.3
ISBN 13: 9788466310178
Read full description of the books:
Imogen, la tercera de las hermanas Essex, convertida en Lady Maitland despues de un breve matrimonio, esta decidida a saborear todos los placeres que le puedan reportar su belleza y su fortuna. Y el primer objetivo de su lista es encontrar un amante atractivo y discreto. Sin embargo, su tutor, el obstinado borrachin Rafe, duque de Hoolbrok, esta dispuesto a impedirselo con todos los medios a su alcance. La tormenta estalla cuando aparece en escena Gabe, el medio hermano de Rafe, de igual apariencia que el duque pero que no comparte ninguno de sus molestos defectos. Para Imogen, las virtudes morales de Gabe le convierten en el perfecto heredero del titulo y sus otras virtudes, en el candidato ideal para compartir su lecho. El juego de las apariencias y la seduccion llegara a un inesperado climax cuando Imogen, Rafe y Gabe empiecen a ensayar una representacion teatral en la que nada sera lo que parece y en la que finalmente sus verdaderos sentimientos quedaran desenmascarados.
Download El duque domado ERUB
Download El duque domado DOC
Download El duque domado TXT
Read information about the authorNew York Times bestselling author Eloisa James writes historical romances for HarperCollins Publishers. Her novels have been published to great acclaim. A reviewer from USA Today wrote of Eloisa's very first book that she "found herself devouring the book like a dieter with a Hershey bar"; later People Magazine raved that "romance writing does not get much better than this." Her novels have repeatedly received starred reviews from Publishers' Weekly and Library Journal and regularly appear on the best-seller lists.
After graduating from Harvard University, Eloisa got an M.Phil. from Oxford University, a Ph.D. from Yale and eventually became a Shakespeare professor, publishing an academic book with Oxford University Press. Currently she is an associate professor and head of the Creative Writing program at Fordham University in New York City. Her "double life" is a source of fascination to the media and her readers. In her professorial guise, she's written a New York Times op-ed defending romance, as well as articles published everywhere from women's magazines such as More to writers' journals such as the Romance Writers' Report.
Eloisa...on her double life:
When I'm not writing novels, I'm a Shakespeare professor. It's rather like having two lives. The other day I bought a delicious pink suit to tape a television segment on romance; I'll never wear that suit to teach in, nor even to give a paper at the Shakespeare Association of America conference. It's like being Superman, with power suits for both lives. Yet the literature professor in me certainly plays into my romances. The Taming of the Duke (April 2006) has obvious Shakespearean resonances, as do many of my novels. I often weave early modern poetry into my work; the same novel might contain bits of Catullus, Shakespeare and anonymous bawdy ballads from the 16th century.
When I rip off my power suit, whether it's academic or romantic, underneath is the rather tired, chocolate-stained sweatshirt of a mom. Just as I use Shakespeare in my romances, I almost always employ my experiences as a mother. When I wrote about a miscarriage in Midnight Pleasures, I used my own fears of premature birth; when the little girl in Fool For Love threw up and threw up, I described my own daughter, who had that unsavory habit for well over her first year of life.
So I'm a writer, a professor, a mother - and a wife. My husband Alessandro is Italian, born in Florence. We spend the lazy summer months with his mother and sister in Italy. It always strikes me as a huge irony that as a romance writer I find myself married to a knight, a cavaliere, as you say in Italian.
One more thing...I'm a friend. I have girlfriends who are writers and girlfriends who are Shakespeare professors. And I have girlfriends who are romance readers. In fact, we have something of a community going on my website. Please stop by and join the conversation on my readers' pages.
Reviews of the El duque domado
Add a comment
Download EBOOK El duque domado by Eloisa James Online free