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Review Posted HERE Jane is a baker raising another woman s child alone after the child s mother met an untimely death Trying to set up a uture or the young girl named Pip Jane decides to pawn a locket left to Pip by her mother When Jane arrives at the pawn shop however things get a little odd Jane narrowly escapes capture at the pawn shop but opens the paper the next day to ind a picture of herself labeled as a thief The story takes off rom there and a plot Naples! filled with mystery and suspense unfolds that captivated me and left me barreling through the pages of The Promise When Iirst started reading this book I wasn t sure what to expect I am kind of particular about my romance novels I like them loaded heavily with romance and a plot that revolves around my two characters The Curious Cases of Cyriack Skinner Grey falling in love The Promise is a bit different The romance is ever so present between the characters but the story is what really captured me Every time I thought I had the plotigured out something new would present itself and throw me Itsuka for a loop Jane is a baker but she is elegant graceful and lovely but yet she is still modest I pictured Jane to be Marry Poppins lovingly caringor this child that was not hers and stunningly beautiful Do not let Jane s character ool you into thinking she only plays the doting woman Jane is in act hiding secrets that play into #the mystery inside this novelThe characters all had chemistry with each other and the romance while at irst wasn #mystery inside this novelThe characters all had chemistry with each other and the romance while at irst wasn very present toward the end catapulted Finn The Duke and The Duchess have all lost someone dear to them and have suffered so much sadness over the years Until the day they meet the little show stealer Pip Talk about a cute child Pip really captured my heart and had me chuckling out loud at her adorable take on things I loved this story I definitely think lovers of Historical Romance should give this book a shot The story is well written well thought out and loaded with an amazing plot The love story is simply icing on the cake I just inished reading THE PROMISE by Kate Worth This is my irst book of hers It s a story in a world of love secrets lies and scandals in the time period 1855 London Lots of mystery and suspense I ound this historical romance very captivating I love her two main characters Finn and Jane I love the way Ms Worth included a child named Pip in her story Lord Finn Wallace is a charming man who spends his nights with the most beautiful women but when he meets Jane he becomes very attracted to. When pastry chef Jane Gray tries to sell her daughter's locket she becomes the unlikely subject of a massive police hunt and odder or London's tabloid press Secrets unravel lies are exposed and the Duke of Rutledge demands custody of his niece Char. Adopted by her lover s amily in the late 1700s Eliza was not consigned to a miserable life due to her parents indiscretion She married Lt Col Robert Ellice who later became Governor General of Malta Eventually they returned to London lived in Mayfair and were members good societyAlthough illegitimate children could not inherit they were rom time to time raised alongside legitimate children If acknowledged by their Northern California: A History and Guide - From Napa to Eureka fathers illegitimate children often went on to claim positions of status in the aristocracy Emanuel Scrope Earl of Sunderlandathered several children with his servant and mistress Martha Jeanes The eldest daughter Mary married Charles Paulet Duke of Bolton and became Duchess of Bolton A second daughter Elizabeth married Thomas Savage Earl RiversNow Unbreathed Memories for my reviewThe Promise is a story about Jane Gray a pastry chef in Victorian London who takes in a young pregnant girl When the girl dies in childbirth Jane raises the child Pip as her own Years later she tries to pawn a locket that belonged to Pip s mother and is nearly arrestedor theft She soon discovers her daughter s birth mother Maura Wallace was the sister of a powerful duke The child s amily demands custody and Jane s life becomes complicated Pip moves in with the amily while Jane continues to work and live above the bakery setting out across town to see her daughter or a ew minutes each evening before returning home again The Wallaces struggle to A Sally Lockhart Mystery 2 find an acceptable roleor Jane whose visits they allow I Love My Dad for Pip s sake They alsoeel a moral obligation to Jane because of everything she did to help MauraHandsome charming Finn Wallace is initially drawn to Jane s warm caring nature but his All about Us feelingsor her soon develop into something Finn the duke s younger brother is a rake who enjoys his carefree life and hasn t the slightest inclination to change it until he meets Jane and PipAs the story unfolds we learn Jane is running rom a troubled dangerous past She has been in hiding rom her cousin Tom an evil bastard who has been helping himself
to her inheritance Noni Speaks Up for years I can t say without spoiling the storyor youI am so pleased withher inheritance Handbags and Gladrags for years I can t say without spoiling the storyor youI am so pleased with Promise The pacing is uick the characters are three dimensional and believable An Egg-cellent Easter! (Barbie) from Jane and Finn to the supporting cast I particularly like Peckham the Wallaceamily s butler and Cameron the acerbic taciturn duke I am working on his love story nowI hope you enjoy reading The Promise as much as I enjoyed writing it I look orward to your eedbac. Is to Jane than meets the eye and he longs to possess the passionate woman hidden beneath her modest Wish Upon a Wedding facadeWhen publicity draws the attention of a madmanrom Jane's past Finn enters London's dangerous underworld in a heart stopping race to save her. HerJane is a shy person Yep ive stars I
"KEPT TO SEE IF THIS WAS KATE WORTH "looking to if this was Kate Worth third or ourth book Because this was that goodas if a seasoned writer had put out her next bookI liked how Jane realized that she had to go to the DUKE himself to get the Renovations: A Father and Son Rebuild a House and Rediscover Each Other facts set outotherwise she could hang And if she was hung what would happen to Pip her daughterWhen she spies the Duke s brother Finn he takes her breath away Dang he took my breath away tooYes we have the tropes that make up a romancebut Ms Worth put a new spin on things and kept me clicking through my KINDLE at an amazing rate Why yes we did have PIZZAor dinner tonight It was easyand I could get back to reading I was very impressed with this book and I m glad to see that she has another in the works THEN she needs to write an HEA Richard Nixon: The Life for the DUKEand maybeor Augustus too Can an author write an unbiased review of her own work Probably not #but I ll give it a tryIt took me a little over #I ll give it a tryIt took me a little over year to write my I Am Cow, Hear Me Moo! first book The Promise From the beginning I adored my heroine Jane and her rascally love interest Finn I set out to write the kind of book I like to read a sexy romance with an engaging plot intelligent believable characters and interesting historical details I enjoy a spicy read with blistering chemistry a romance wrapped in an imaginative well constructed story delivered through evocative prose My pet peeve when a love story relies on aar etched misunderstanding that could easily have been resolved with a two minute conversation Nor can I abide a helpless clueless heroine or a hero who is undamentally a worthless human being No amount of handsome can make up Puppet Master for thatNotes on Adoption in BritainAdoption in the informal sense plays a role in The Promise In the modern legal sense adoption did not occur in England until 1926 but people have been informally adopting childrenor as long as there have been children According to PJ Walker in History of the Family Britain had a long history of informal adoption particularly among laboring Swoon: The Heartthrob Activity Book for Good Color-Inners as Well as Beginners families Family andriends provided Janae (Blacktop, for orphan children and those who desired hands took children into their households when the parents could not provideor them Historian Anna Davin has documented how often working class amilies in the later nineteenth century took children into their households so that the children could remain in the neighborhoods close to kin and riends Adoption occurred in the peerage as well The love child of Georgiana Duchess of Devonshire was. Ming and handsome the duke's brother Finn spends his leisure time between the sheets of London's most beautiful wanton women The seasoned rake is perplexed by his attraction to demure virtuous Jane definitely not his usual type Finn soon learns there.