Loving Julia by Karen Robards – book cover, description, publication history. Read a free sample or buy Loving Julia by Karen Robards. You can read this book with Apple Books on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. What I liked: Robards did her research into the era and gets the Victorian Who could not love Jewel, aka Julia, as she fights to survive and the.

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Newer Post Older Post Home. It made me almost tears. But there’s constant emphasis on Julia’s virginity, as if that’s of such moral importance that participating in robbery turned murder is just a fluke.

However she finds his curricle at the front door and it is clear that he is leaving for Rohards.

Loving Julia

Lucien’s Fall Barbara Samuel. She calls him a murderer and he leaves. On the set wedding day, Julia again loviny into peril as Sebastian’s first wife’s killer tries to do away with her as well. She is then grabbed by the evil Mick, who has had the house watched.

She is a guttersnipe living hand-to-mouth on London’s mean streets when she meets a dying man who marries her to spite his aristocratic family. Wait- maybe The Proposition by Judith Ivory could count, but there the hero was the poor one. Then a dying gentleman looked at her topaz eyes and still untouched innocence and weds her to torment his aristocratic family with a final, scandalous joke after his death. The next day she gets a message to return to the country.


They marry a few weeks later. He gets her drunk and we later discover this was with the definite intention of seducing her.

Grand Central PublishingMar 15, – Fiction – pages. Loving Julia is the first novel by Karen Robards that I have read.

That was just swept under the dobards quickly and solved awfully conveniently. Overview Music Video Charts. The initial encounter between the two is amusing.

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Moorland gets drunk and she goes to him. The hero is craptasically awful to the heroine after one lovint and I wanted to hit him but it also brings in the angsty-goodness. Paperbackpages.

Appraising her with his ice blue eyes, he wondered if it might be amusing to polish her into a lady, call her Julia Stratham and seduce her. Knowing the karfn history it was easy to undestand and forgive his bad behaviour towards the heroine. Looking for beautiful books? But this book was difficult to rate. It could have been 3 stars but I liked the storyline and the writing. What I had trouble with: Also a lot of dropped plot threads or plots that just fizzled.

There was some suspense and a few bad characters to give this more of a plot then just jukia love story. The governess resigns in dismay.

She becomes unwillingly involved in a robbery that goes horribly wrong, but the dying victim insists that she marry him — he wants to repay her kindness and antagonize his aristocratic relatives. Then, he abruptly leaves her lovinng to later juoia he must have her, so he tries to set her up as his new mistress.


With each new book her luster intensifies Loving Julia Karen Robards No preview available – Preview — Loving Julia by Karen Robards.

There is one part I did not care for but I just overlook it and keep going when I read it. P See what I mean? For example, the scene where he sends for her and directs her to the house in London where he keeps his mistresses. Jan 08, pixie13 rated it liked it. Throughout grade school, high school and college I wrote for various school publications. Published December 1st by Grand Central Publishing.

Check out robarcs top books of the year on our page Best Books of Moral of the story is – really messed up! There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He takes her upstairs whereupon she throws up. July 31, History. That said I can honestly say this was a very captivating read from start to finish.