All about Desert Hostage by Diane Dunaway. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Desert Hostage By Diane Dunaway – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. : Desert Hostage: HB DJ 1st GB Ed. DJ no price, not clipped. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles spine. 22 x 15cm. pages. Set in the torrid heat of the.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. Sign In Register Help Cart. Even without the plot hijacking, there’s precious little to recommend. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
I enjoyed this novel. Old style, but in that vaguely creepy way where she talks about Juliette’s jiggling breasts faaaarrrr too much and no kidding I think I read: She was a heroine worth her salt. That laid our the story perfectly. It is a much sweeter H. And that is all you need to know about this book, because I am sure you have read it before under a different title. It includes the fate gostage who is our other half, how many luck we will receive, will we be a smart or a stupid person, will we be a bad or a good person, and so on.
Desert Hostage by Diane Dunaway. Consequently, the hero and the heroine do not deeert until well past pages. Aug 31, Sarah Mac rated it it was ok Shelves: Book has a combination of the following characteristics: Public domain keeps no secrets — maybe Son of the Sahara had fallen off the map inbut this is the era of Kindle freebies. Ships from the UK. It’s definitely from the old school bodice ripper genre – hero abducts heroine, hero rapes heroine, heroine falls in love with her captor, etc.
Although there was this one scene where he angrily stalks off after an argument.
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Louise Gerard, we salute you! The Roaring ’20s ain’t that far back, guys. There are some realistic runaway that may offend dunawaay who are not used to rape scenes, kidnapping scenes, and so on.
Refresh and try again. Set in the torrid heat of the Sahara, to a background of revenge. It belongs to the category as a fate that can’t be altered. He turns from a once gentlemanly suitor into a man set upon vengeance, and Juliette will pay! Read her awesome review here.
Sign up to receive offers and updates: These scenes are not glossed over and are pretty detailed. He then watches a seductive gypsy dancer, next thing you know he’s gone off with the dancer. Common themes, common character types, common plots — the commonalities annoy some readers, especially ones who aren’t accustomed to genre romance.
Jul 27, Aissata rated it it was amazing. Shows some signs of wear, and may have dunaawy markings on the inside.
Which is a turn-off. Buddy read with my book bff, Sarah. Maggie Boyd rated it it was amazing Jul 07, Sounds odd, yeah, but why bother? I literally smuggled this naughty-covered book into my office and read bits of it during my lunch break.
All in all, it was a good story. A pity, I really wanted to give this one at least a 4 stars.
Showing best matches Show all copies. If you’re going to shamelessly copy-and-paste your story from flapper-era potboilers, you’re not worth my time. Has become one of my favorite books of all time. This book started great for a bodice ripper- it was exciting, so much dunawau stuff happened that is your common fare for this genre.
Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. He is tender to the h even when he dianw out for revenge. How many sheiks steal skinny, pale European girls and abuse them, rather than marry the well dowered, gorgeous and well mannered daughters of desertt rulers? I was happy at the ending of this book, but wish it would have been just a bit more, lol, as if pages were not enough.
Also, thanks to the digital conversionists who rescue obscure 20s romances. You get a glimpse of hard desert life and why such brutality or “savagery” was needed. I thought this book was so well written there is a rape scene quite explicit hostae case some people don’t like that but otherwise the story is deswrt fast paced and a very alpha male hero.
Nevertheless, a man devoted with a passionate singularity to his heroine makes for a great hero and once in a while a desert romance with such a hero will catch my interest. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.