Faro's Daughter-Georgette Heyer

  • Title: Faro's Daughter
  • Author: Georgette Heyer
  • Released: 2008-07-01
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  • Pages: 304
  • ISBN: 1402213522
  • ISBN13: 978-1402213526
  • ASIN: 1402213522


Review "Besides time and place similarities, the writing style and dialogue between characters are pleasantly Austen-esque. There were enough differences, however, to make Faro's Daughter fresh and surprising. " - Literarily

"As always, Heyer gives us well-developed characters, witty dialogue, rivalry between gentlemen, and plenty of (restrained given the era) passion between her leads. " - BookLoons

"All in all, there's a reason why the well-plotted, character-driven, energetic Faro's Daughter is considered one of Heyer's best. " - A Book Blogger's Diary

"I recommend this book to any reader, of any age that likes a nice, sweet story of the heart." - Passages to the Past

"I'm learning I that if I want an amusing light romance to pass some time this winter, Georgette Heyer will be one of the first that I reach for." - Books N' Border Collies

"[Heyer's] prose reminds me a lot of Jane Austen, but she was a much more prolific writer, so fortunately, she has a wide assortment of novels to choose from." - S. Krishna's Books

"With its charming characters and attention to detail, Faro's Daughter is a wonderful tale." - Jennifer's Random Musings

"Georgette Heyer's Faro's Daughter is yet another wonderful romp through Regency England. " - A Work in Progress

"Even the worst Heyer is so much better than many romances on the market these days, and this is one of her best." - All About Romance

From the Inside Flap When Max Ravenscar, renowned gamester, and by his own definition, untroubled by a romantic disposition, meets Deborah Grantham, beautiful mistress of her aunt’s gaming house, all his experience of risk and gambles finds him unprepared. --This text refers to an alternate edition. pdf