Lady in Deed

Lady in Deed Piety or passion What s a lady to do Lady Mary Rutherford believed she would live her entire life as a nun But when King Henry VIII s reformist movement makes practicing religion a dangerous propositi

  • Title: Lady in Deed
  • Author: Ann Montclair
  • ISBN: 9781619374447
  • Page: 211
  • Format: ebook
  • Piety or passion What s a lady to do Lady Mary Rutherford believed she would live her entire life as a nun But when King Henry VIII s reformist movement makes practicing religion a dangerous proposition, Mary is forced to begin a new life with a family she doesn t know Worse, she must become lady of the manor, a role for which she feels sorely unprepared.After a decadPiety or passion What s a lady to do Lady Mary Rutherford believed she would live her entire life as a nun But when King Henry VIII s reformist movement makes practicing religion a dangerous proposition, Mary is forced to begin a new life with a family she doesn t know Worse, she must become lady of the manor, a role for which she feels sorely unprepared.After a decade of service to his king, Lord Trenton Stanley returns home to find his estate in ruins, his fortune depleted, and his doddering father drooling over Mary a woman Trent fears has been installed to replace his mother Trent strives to rebuild his life, but his desire for Mary becomes a serious distraction he can t seem to ignore.Though Mary is anxious to prove she s a worthy lady, she s tempted by the rakish Trent into deeds most unladylike

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      Author, English Professor, Mom, and Wife.

    976 thoughts on “Lady in Deed”

    1. Lady In Deed is a sexy, historical romance that will keep you entertained from beginning to end. Ann Montclair once again shows her brilliance as she weaves her tale of awakening love and romance in this historical treat. Her ability to paint a vivid picture with words is evident as she richly recreates the time period in detail and captivates you with an engaging storyline. The characters are well-developed and delightful and will capture you as you journey with them on their quest for love. Th [...]


    2. Mary Rutherford has lived most of her life in the confines of a convent, and always believed she would remain inside the cloister as a nun. But as Henry VIII's Reformist movement begins to take hold over England, Mary is forced from her sheltered life, and abruptly thrust into a new one, one for which she is woefully unprepared. Lord Trenton Stanley has only just returned from ten long years of war to find his mother dead, his fortune depleted, his gardens in ruins, and his father's ward in his [...]


    3. Another great romantic read from Ann Montclair. Lady in Deed is the story of Lady Mary Rutherford and Lord Trenton Stanley. Mary is a former nun who has been summoned to Stanley Manor by a mysterious benefactor. Trent, a soldier, has just returned to Stanley Manor from a decade of service to his King.Neither one of them is looking for love. Though Trent is certainly looking for lust . . .In addition to the hot romance between Trent and Mary, Montclair does a top notch job of creating a realistic [...]


    4. If you are looking for a Tudor Romance that will entertain you from start to finish, you can’t go wrong with LADY IN DEED. Ms. Montclair’s ability to captivate the reader and capture the time period shines in this well crafted novel. Lady Mary Rutherford, despite her modest life as a nun is determined to rise to the challenge when she is forced to leave the security of the convent to become the lady of a large manor with a family she does not know. But can she resist the debonair charms and [...]


    5. Originally published at Reading RealityThe essence of this story is steeped in the Tudor period. Henry VIII broke up all of the abbeys, monasteries, nunneries--all of the churches and their properties that had been a part of the English way of life for centuries.There were layers upon layers of reasons for his actions. One overt reason was his desire for a son, and his desire that Anne Boleyn provide him with that son. His first wife, Catherine of Aragon, was undoubtedly past the point of bringi [...]


    6. This review will appear at romantichistoricallovers.wordpTudor England is one of the most fascinating times in English history to me. Henry VIII absolutely fascinates me. All the decisions he made for his own benefit and the consequences of those actions shaped a nation. Whether those consequences made England better or worse, we’ll never know as we can’t go back in time to explore another option.Lady in Deed is set in Tudor England. Henry VIII has separated from the Holy Roman Church. Ann B [...]


    7. I received a complimentary copy of this book as a part of a book tour in exchange for a fair and honest review.Taking place during the reign of King Henry VIII, Lady in Deed by Ann Montclair is a charming period romance which takes place between a young woman raised in a nunnery and her rakish nobleman cousin. With likable characters, good dialogue and a light touch of emotional angst, Ms. Montclair's story grabbed me from the first page. While the pace was occasionally slow, the romance is well [...]




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