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Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction Carver Danforthe Earl of Everscham has a reputation for being a wild rogue not for indulging the ambitions of his sister s maid But Molly Robbins unique dress designs have caught the eye of society

  • Title: Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction
  • Author: Jayne Fresina
  • ISBN: 9781402285011
  • Page: 389
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction By Jayne Fresina, Carver Danforthe, Earl of Everscham, has a reputation for being a wild rogue not for indulging the ambitions of his sister s maid But Molly Robbins unique dress designs have caught the eye of society s elite, and if it means her own dress shop, Molly will make a deal with the devil himself or his proxy, the notoriously naughty earl But becoming his mistress is not a parCarver Danforthe, Earl of Everscham, has a reputation for being a wild rogue not for indulging the ambitions of his sister s maid But Molly Robbins unique dress designs have caught the eye of society s elite, and if it means her own dress shop, Molly will make a deal with the devil himself or his proxy, the notoriously naughty earl But becoming his mistress is not a part of their arrangement It s right there in the contract s small print No Tomfoolery Until he proposes a scandalous new addendum to their contract

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    1. This is my favorite book out of Jayne Fresina s Sydney Dovedale series I ve long awaited Molly and Carver s story, ever since their fated meeting when Molly was just a young girl being employed by Carver s sister, Lady Mercy Molly remains the practical, sensible, and sweet girl that she was, who slowly becomes tempted by Carver though he, too, gradually begins to have a conscience and learns not too late the important of Molly in his life This was a truly enjoyable read and I highly recommend it [...]

    2. I ve given this a C at AAR, so 3.5 stars.I confess that I was feeling a little jaded when I started reading this book I ve read or listened to several titles over the last few weeks which I d classify as fluff light hearted, often comedic romances which, while enjoyable, are like the proverbial Chinese meal Half an hour later you ve forgotten all about it and want another one I should also make it clear that I have nothing against fluff in fact, I m a fan when it s done well, and when I started [...]

    3. Molly Robbins, former lady s maid, has left her fiance at the altar to take her ex employer s brother, noted rake Carver Danforthe, up on a drunken offer to loan her the capital to start her own dress shop In the twelve years in his employ, Molly has always been his Mouse, quiet, stern, and plain But when she introduces a no tomfoolery clause to the contract, she s suddenly forbidden And Carver can t get her out of his head.I like that so much in summary But again, there are too many plot detail [...]

    4. Molly Robbins is a former ladies maid She s jilted her fianc at her wedded and moved back to London to make a career as a dressmaker Unfortunately, she has to gain the funds to start her business, which means taking her previous employer up on his drunken offer of help Carver Danforthe, a notorious Earl, has always enjoyed sparring with Molly when she was his sister s maid and, at the end of the day, not really all that upset to have Molly back in his life However, Molly has one stipulation for [...]

    5. Set in Victorian days, this adult romance tale of two classes proves an enjoyable read There is not much action but plenty of banter A village girl turned lady s maid has taken her leave to marry, but she bows out and returns to London to design dresses for wealthy ladies In order to set herself up she will need a loan.Molly s employer s older brother, Carver Danforthe, is an Earl He s drunk when he signs a contract to loan Molly money The girl has learnt to read and sew, observed fashions, and [...]

    6. Jayne FresinaI was looking forward to this book because Molly and Carver are such different people Molly is the youngest of the 12 kids in her family She comes from a poor family but she has always been a dreamer She thought that colors are in a cloud not just white Her mom told her to stop dreaming Carver was the 2nd son but his brother die before he was born but he was always an afterthought to his parents Since his parents didn t expect anything from him or his life, he lived that way He was [...]

    7. MISS MOLLY ROBBINS DESIGNS A SEDUCTION by Jayne Fresina is a witty Victorian Historical Romance set in 1835 England 4 in the Sidney Dovedale series, but can be read as a stand alone Meet Carver Danforthe, Earl of Everscham and Molly Robbins, his sister s maid who wishes to designs dresses.Filled with witty banter, passion, dress designs, a bit of romance and love Carver is a charmer to say the least Molly will do anything to open her own dress shop, but is she willing to become Carver s mistress [...]

    8. This was on my list for awhile and I was eagerly waiting to read it Unfortunately, the book did not live up to my expectations There are very few books that can really capture the romance between people of different classes falling in love, in a somewhat believable way given the genre, a suspension of disbelief is almost a must and a few books do it perfectly I was hoping this book might be one of those few I began reading this a couple hours ago and was determined to finish it in one sitting wh [...]

    9. Entretenido Aunque Molly y Carver me han parecido pesados en ciertas ocasiones, el libro en general ha ido bien Es cierto que en algunos momentos la historia se ralentiza pero en general es divertida y bastante r pida Debo decir que ha sido mas que clich , as que si eres de las personas que odian los clich s, este libro no es para ti Si por otro lado, no te importa ese detalle y te gustan los romances predecibles, este libro es tuyo Me hubiese gustado un epilogo de unos a os mas all para saber c [...]

    10. I wanted to like this book Dear god, did I It had so much potential The dialogue whenever it did pop up, which was rare was witty and even funny The characters were each different and enjoyable and the plot was a stray from the usual HR tropes Only it wasn t All of this was hindered by TOO MUCH FUCKING PADDING Now, I haven t and don t intend to read the other books in the series and I d never even heard of this author before but the premise was promising and I needed something fresh Something in [...]

    11. Jayne Fresina continues her Sydney Dovedale series, with her latest book, Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction This a series featuring a Victorian era setting and some very unconventional heroines Fans of Fresina will love her use of humor and applaud her research As the roles of women were strictly defined in this time period Fresina s Miss Robbins is a breath of fresh air in a society that is not inclined to change A great addition to this engaging series What I liked This series has the bes [...]

    12. Continuing to feed my addiction for historical romances, I was fortunate to be offered the opportunity to read this title before publication The fourth in Jayne Fresenia s Sydney Dovedale series, I had no problems following the characters or actions in the story at all Molly was a lady s maid, and she left to marry While her family and friends all believed her to have found a good catch, she wanted and ran from her wedding to London to start her own dressmaking business Unfortunately, for a com [...]

    13. The benefits of reading Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction 1 She was no longer just a person to whom things happened she made the happenings for herself One major trait that makes Miss Molly Robbins stands out is perhaps its unlikely premise Margaret Molly Robbins, a lady s maid turned seamstress, starts her own business in London with nothing but her strong country bones and some reluctant financial backing by her ex employer, the charming scoundrel Earl of Everscham Molly Robbins does not [...]

    14. As reviewed for The Reading Cafe 01 May 14thereadingcafe miss molly robbins designs a seduction by jayne fresina a review4 out of 5 for this reader folks Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction by Jayne Fresina is the fourth book of her Sydney Dovedale series I was eager for this story as there were a few teasers in previous books and the pairing of our hero and heroine was a little unusual Well I am happy to say that Jayne Fresina delivered.We met Carver Danforthe, Earl of Everscham in previous [...]

    15. Originally reviewed for Historical Romance Lover blogThis is book 4 in the Sydney Dovedale Series.Miss Molly Robbins has just walked away from her own wedding to start her dress shop in London She has sent all her money home to her family while she was a lady s maid to Lady Mercy Danforthe from Lady Mercy Danforthe Flirts with Scandal, book 3 , so Molly goes to her former employer, Carver Danforthe, Earl of Eversham, to get a loan.Having been woken up at an ungodly early hour, Carver agrees to M [...]

    16. Originally posted HERE.As one of eleven children born to poor but hardworking parents And right from the start, showing a touch of Northanger Abbey, I was won over with a bit of realism in this Regency romp It seems that, apart from the likes of Lisa Kleypas, my favourite historical romance authors tend to feature a little further down the scale of success With this fourth instalment of the Sydney Dovedale series, Jayne Fresina has earned herself a new fan.I ve never read anything by this author [...]

    17. I m a fan of dressmaker dressmaking stories under the historical romance genre, so I instantly grabbed the chance to get a copy of the ARC via Netgalley So how did this fare with this historical romance fan Read on to find out.Miss Molly Robbins Designs a Seduction is light hearted and entertaining romance Carver Danforthe s thoughts and inner battles have been very fun to read Molly Robbins is very admirable, being a determined young lass in London She had a dream and she worked towards it, eve [...]

    18. So I was reading this book while I was away at a training session where we had to delve into all our feelings about a lot of things and it was just the lightness I needed in those few moments I had for myself I really liked Molly She knows what she wants and she s going after it wholeheartedly I like that in a person She s determined to make a living for herself and be a succesful modiste She s also just a nice person and she cares about the people who live in the same building she does Carver i [...]

    19. Cute story, well written and fun, if rather improbable The heroine skips out on her wedding to go back to London and take the offer of her employer s brother to finance the dressmaking business she s always wanted The hero is a rake I m not sure why but he s always been attracted to the heroine, though he denies it even to himself Until she becomes his mistress I did have a lot of problems with Fresina s disaster of the forms of address for the English aristocracy The hero is the Earl of Eversch [...]

    20. I was given an ARC by the author, and I am SO grateful THE BEST ONE YET I could not put it down and if I had to, I came up with excuses to stop what I was doing so I could read I absolutely LOVE Carver and Molly and watching them succumb to one another was delicious I love that Molly was her own woman, ready to stand on her own two feet and start her own business yes, with a little help from Carver And I love how Carver was shown to be much than what was seen at face value The dialogue was wit [...]

    21. Until this book, I had never read anything by Jayne Fresina, but this was a great introduction, and I look forward to reading many , and have already checked out her back list adding Lady Mercy Danforthe Flirts with Scandal as one of my next to read books In this story, Carver and Molly are clearly drawn to each other and seeing them grow confident in themselves, and their relationship is a special journey, and I thoroughly enjoyed their story With lines like, The burden of carrying that halo a [...]

    22. For the most part I liked the book I really like Molly I thought she had a lot of guts trying to start her own business in a time that most women weren t independent Her frank banter with Carver was a lot of fun Carver was a little hard to like at first, but as I got to see his softer side, he won me over The ways in which he kept giving help to Molly s business were very endearing I also loved how he kept trying to seduce Molly The romance was sweet and very satisfying There was a little twist [...]

    23. Fresina s romance is a delightfully fluffy read, though she also aims for gravitas by endowing her hero with some nastiness in childhood and her heroine with low self esteem The cross class issues, which are serious in this context, are dismissed quite easily Read this wittily written novel for its humour and the banter between the leads, but keep in mind it s light on the historical detail and authenticity If you d like to read a extensive review, please follow the link missbatesreadsromance [...]

    24. This book was better than the last one by far Not only were the main characters likable with a decent relationship, but the majority of the secondary characters were actually nice people as well aside from the one snobby friend and the ex mistress The twist came as no surprise by the time of the reveal still, it was a pleasant twist I will probably give this author another chance since the writing was good even if the worst of her characters played to badly framed stereotypes One thing I should [...]

    25. Soon, once winter took the countryside in its firm grip, those same branches would be stark and bare against the bleak sky But buds would sprout again eventually, and birds would nest there By the time the next Everscham heir was born, the cherry and apple trees that bordered the lane to Sydney Dovedale would celebrate the occasion with festoons of pink and white blossom And thus the cycle of life began all over again I just love the way how Jayne Fresina writes her stories However I must say th [...]

    26. It was front loaded with a lot of backstory and flashbacks from various points of time Personally, that s difficult for me to keep all of that information straight in my head My preference as a reader is that it be revealed through story when its important because I m simply not going to remember all of those details 100 pages in When the backstory continued on into the second chapter I had to call it a DNF ARC provided by Netgalley

    27. Molly is a serious young woman intent on being a dress designer Carver is a rake and a wastrel, and an Earl They have had an attraction to each other for a long time, and while Carver wants to act on it, Molly resists Until she stops resisting I had a hard time liking Carver, especially since his intentions were short term I did like Mollly s discovery of her sensuality, but I couldn t overcome my disappointment in their arrangement, which seemed like him taking advantage of her.

    28. I didn t actually like this novel when I started However, the longer I kept reading it, the I fell into the characters and was swept away with their circumstances Molly Robbins in a woman before her time willing to be single and face society s gossip to follow her dreams, which imspire s carver to be a better person as well The characters in this novel live the lives that we hope to They inspire us to do and be better as well as follow our dreams.

    29. A super cute historical romance between former lady s maid dressmaker, Molly Robbins and the Earl of Everscham, Carver Danforthe aka Danny FYI Danny Molly have a signed contract, whereas the Earl, himself, has set Miss Robbins up in trade, but there is a catch In the contract s fine print, it clearly states No Tomfoolery Well, we all know what this means This is an invitation to challenge the contract D

    30. A well crafted romance with a unique twist, the author doesn t quite pull off the hat trick.Dressmaking shop nice touchMiss Molly Robbins believable characterCarver Danforthe, Earl of Everschaum, too good to be true, fixes every problem Molly hasI couldn t find the motivation Carver Danforthe needed to be Molly s knight errant.

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