Friend and his foreman but ven after that she chooses
to be a self absorbed idiot I think the nding was supposed to be cute but I had lost respect be a self absorbed idiot I think the nding was supposed to be cute but I had lost respect a self absorbed idiot I think the nding was supposed to be cute but I had lost respect her character by then view spoiler He tells he flat out what a self flagelistic idiot she s being over her dead boyfriend whom she wasn t ven hot for but he was the perfect gentleman honestly it just makes me gag I never once felt that she understood what it had been like for him loving her for so long what it had been like for him loving her for so long no hope She never felt bad for being so obtuse In fact she has the GALL to feel insecure Really hide spoiler A tad paint by the numbers but Diana P gives us a besotted hero Finally Eight years besotted The rugged and rough and tumble H falls for the Southern bred lady h like the ton of bricks he is when he first sees her He likes them sassy as his Luh H U V is only cemented when she slaps him for cussing The h is the one the sheriff and other sundry concerned citizens call when he goes on a bender which is pretty often With one touch she gentles him and he goes his merry wayback to the ranch for a less than celibate lifeIt s been ight years and he has a proposition for her he wants her to be Henry Higgins to his Eliza Doolittle because he is in love with a mystery woman and wants to be better for her Who could it beHe is not a good learner because he fails his first lesson at being a gentleman at a crepe place Checking Mandelyn is a is a southern bell living in Arizona for the last ight years Carson her rough rancher neighbor has been in love with her for years but he knows he doesn t fit in her high society cultured world He asks Mandy to teach him how to be a gentleman so as to get close to the woman he loves Mandy doesn t SPOILER FREE CAUSE YOU SHOULD READ THIS ONE WOW This was an amazing book The hero was so gone over the heroine it was amazing to read Even if the reader does not get his POV much you could tell how he felt about her That first kissman oh man One look and he was hooked The heroine who has lost her fianc in a tragic set of circumstances way way before she mets the hero here so she does not want to take a chance on loving again and thinks her love life is overThe hero sets about winning her and opening her yes to who he is and what they could have togethe. Arn how to court a lady and the genteel Miss Bush was the only one ual to the job Who Excommunication: Three Inquiries in Media and Mediation else would undertake the sentimentalducation of a confirmed bachelor who slurped his coffee ate peas on his knife .
I liked both protagonists and the story overall Hero cracked me up with his deliberate rudeness at the view spoileroperaballet Sorry I don t have the book any so I can t doublecheck Anyway he was trying to make
the heroine hateheroine hate at this point Heroine was "clueless as to hero s besotted feelings ven "as to hero s besotted feelings ven realizing his makeover was an attempt to win a certain lady s love How many ladies does she think he knows LOL hide spoiler Cattlemans Choice is the story of Mandelyn and CarsonTwo neighbors live on ranches side by side polar opposites While Carson is wild and free Mandelyn is prim and proper But when Carson gets into Brawls Only Mandelyn Calms HimSoon only Mandelyn calms himSoon mploys Mandelyn to teach him how to be a gentleman to woo someone he greatly cares for and our story beginsA non typical DP book with all her classic lements hairy cowboys sweet innocent heroine a past which makes one of them wary hidden attraction sweet kisses jealousy involving other peopleBut mixed with this we had the sweet plot of a hero head over heels over the heroine a heroine who realizes her feelings and a sweet reverse seduction with surprising nding Also glad minor characters got their HEASafe355 Carson and Mandelyn I wanted to like this than I did Carson was great but Mandelyn was a self centered Anyhoo Carson calls her on it but still her BS drags 0N because she is well a coward Overall it was a role reversal story She is the asshat and he is the pining fool Not my cup of tea I guessA red neck falling for the debutante story But it kinda fell flat for me Mostly because they have know ach other for 8 wasted years and Mandelyn has not once thought of him THAT way I felt so bad for him so fall for such a cold fish I think if she had any attraction to him before then the story would have been much betterShe moves to their small Texan town from Charleston after her fiance dies She is only 18 but she has been holding a torch for the teenage kid ver since despite his being dead Eight years Carson s been in love with her and finally decides to make a play despite her obliviousness He asks her to help him learn to be cultured to attract a woman he loves The plot sounds great but imho she holds out WAAAAAAAYYYYYYY tooo long There s some stupid jealousy between her. THE OUTLAW AND THE DEBUTANTEWhen Carson Wayne approached Miss Mandelyn Bush of Charleston with his outlandish proposal it was My Fair Lady in reverse The ornery reclusive cattleman claimed he wanted to le. ,
RNow this book is a totally safe book Even when they are not together they are both faithful This is why I love DP the motions are so strong it leaps off the pages I loved this book One of my fav If you like DP then this is a must read Oh wow what a pleasant surprise This was just PLAIN FUN I FOUND MYSELF LAUGHING OUT LOUD IN fun I found myself laughing out loud in many places I typically don t read DP Her type of heroes just don t appeal to me but this book was an xception
carson was greatwas great the heroine was very strong If you love a besotted fool then this is the ticket A truly lovely and ngaging story with such likable characters I liked it A wild savage cattleman with a prim proper lady The hero and the heroine knew God's Choice: The Total World of a Fundamentalist Christian School each other foright years He falls in love with her but thought he was not good for the heroine And you know what He was also celibate for all these years No OW But he can be mean There were lots of times when I wanted to punch him for being mean to the heroine But I forgive him a little cause he tried to change for his lady love We don t get to meet heroes Hard Bread (Phoenix Poets (Paper)) every day who are willing do anything for the heroine He was so smitten with her that heven wrote a song for her The heroine was ok She was a strong independent women But she was caught in her past and that past actually created a great deal of misunderstanding between the hero and heroine Before reading a DP s book I checked at least two times cause her types of hero isn t my liking Although this hero was mean sometimes still he was a lot better than her other heroes Wow a Diana Palmer I njoyed colour me surprised Yes the hero did act like a jerk but less of a jerk than the usual Palmer books Also I loved that he had loved the
heroine forever Well my first Diana Palmer and I did like it I must confess that I ve beenforever Well my first Diana Palmer and I did like it I must confess that I ve been reading her books because from the reviews I know her Heroes can be such jerks towards the heroines This one was uite sweet It s a beauty and the beast story with a totally besotted beast The Hero is not ugly but he does have uite beastly manners and the heroine is the uintessential proper southern belleIt was just so sigh worthy how the Hero would do anything for her and ven tried to change his manners to just so he could have a chance with herNice happy story sigh. Nd regularly indulged in barroom brawls No other woman dared approach him And ven Mandelyn soon began to wonder whether a few lessons in manners could ver make a gentleman of an outlaw like Carson Wayne. ,