Editorial Reviews. Review. To most eyes Leah Carrollton might appear the dutiful A Scandalous Marriage – Kindle edition by Cathy Maxwell. Then a scandalous affair ended in abandonment, and she left London rather than But can a marriage made in scandal become a happily-ever-after affair?. Author Cathy Maxwell is to be commended for the chances she takes in A Scandalous Marriage, but her execution is flawed for a variety of.

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A Scandalous Marriage

The scandal between Devon’s family and the Carrollton family turned into a feud that turned violent when Devon took notice of the sister Leah. This book, in my opinion, was even better than the 1st book. Soon after Devon finds her, Leah goes into labor. Nov 04, Kelly rated it really liked it. It’s twu-wuv, but events happen to tear the pair apart with some big misunderstanding that I can’t even remember two days later.

Cathy Maxwell: A Scandalous Marriage

The most dangerous thing I have done: For example, during a clandestine meeting with Devon, she accompanied to him to the docks, and then stood on his shoulders so that she could see into a second-story window. Not the best by the author, but the simplicity of the story is absolutely charming. scanddalous

Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. I was very impressed with the characters and truly enjoyed their relationship. There was a worldliness about her, a sensuality even, that made her seem old before her time.

A Scandalous Marriage (Marriage, #2) by Cathy Maxwell

I love hearing from you! She had been standing with a group of other debutantes, all dressed in pastels, smelling of rosewater, and full of shy giggles. Now here she was in the middle of no where, slopping pigs, and looking more lovely than he had remembered her. Agr Its one of the most beautiful books i’ve read. With no one to turn to, Leah ran away to the country. Terms of Use Privacy Policy.


Many important events happen in the background. Dec 05, Nandini rated it really liked it Shelves: Although not uninteresting, especially during the harrowing descriptions of childbirth, the author did not achieve as much intimacy between the reader and the characters as I would have liked. Issues of forgiveness loom large—the need for and the difficulty to. She’s on her own now, and even has calluses, when Devon comes upon her.

All of society was stunned. Not as good as the first. The neck of his shirt was open, the sleeves rolled up.

Trivia About A Scandalous Marr At the beginning, the action switches from the present to the past. She is pregnant when he comes across her.

He loves Leah, but because she hurt him in the past, he has become cautious. Even after knowing their love for each other, how they were actually ready to face the world was the most remarkable of all. Heir to one of England’s most honorable titles, Devon has spent his life breaking the rules—and giving Leah and her fatherless child his name is just one more way to flaunt convention.

They come from rival families which caused them to separate from each other to begin with. He is the quintessential man that we all wish for as little girls…only with the true to life flaws we come to understand as women. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Devon Marshall is on the way to see his dying grandfather when his horse throws a shoe and he’s forced to stop his journey and seek help at a nearby house.

Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment. I think everyone should read this if you like historical romances. Instead, she decides to do what is best for her family and tries to snag the richest man of the ton who happens to be a raving lunatic.


The Governess Bride Series. Because society can be cruel to those who break the rules…even to —. The leads had me hating them, adoring them, loving them, breaking for them. The second book wasn’t as good as the first. The earth was soft and warm here and his boots sunk a bit into the muck. At these issues were resolved. And, while the story picks up after the marriage, the narrative at times moves too quickly through important events.

Curling dark hair framed exotic almond-colored eyes. But Devon discovers Leah tantalizes him as no other woman ever has, making him long for all the sweet bliss that marriage has to offer. However, Devon has never met a woman he couldn’t seduce, and a bet–with a bit of bravado mixed in–leads him straight to Leah and a scandal that turns the ton upside down.

Refresh and try again. This and the zillion others just like it is the reason I’ve bought only a small handful of romances the past few years.

A Scandalous Marriage — All About Romance

She still had to deal with the major troubles regarding their families and she was a mother. Dec 16, Bark rated it it was ok Shelves: Want to Read saving…. Leah Sczndalous had dreams of meeting—and marrying—the perfect man.

I liked Leah and understood her actions, especially concerning the arranged marriage. This match is guaranteed to maxwlel because their families are locked into a centuries-old feud.