The acclaimed, award-winning author of The Bridal Season returns to the elegant drawing rooms and sprawling country estates of Victorian England in the. If Connie Brockway can do it, why can’t Hollywood? Bridal Favors is, to put it simply, as close to a perfect romantic comedy as you are ever. Award-winning author Connie Brockway takes readers to the elegant drawing rooms and sprawling country estates of Victorian England in this captivating tale of.
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Sep 02, Judy rated it liked it. So with a wedding going on they find out who the spy is and trap him into revealing himself but the spy gets aways to tell the enemy that Justin and Evelyn are spies. English Choose a language for shopping. If you like HR and haven’t read this, I would absolutely recommend it.
Evie is so convinced that she is a golem, that she becomes an overachiever to compensate for her supposed ugliness.
I loved Evelyn “Evie” and Justin. She’s quick witted and very intelligent and for some reason I enjoyed how determined she was to prove herself as Evie is the stereotypical spinster heroine who you often find lurking in historical romances.
Now, desperate to save her aunt’s foundering nuptial-planning enterprise, she’s ready for Justin to repay the favor. I’ve never heard a British person, especially in this time use some of the lingo used, or the btockway “aint”, so it just came off odd. It features Evelyn Cummings Whyte, who is trying to maintain her aunt’s bridal planning business, and Justin Powell, a spy masquerading as a slightly vacuous man.
I wanted to know what happened with Evie and Justin coonnie at the very least see them marry!! Once a spy is known they can no longer be used and must retire thus keeping Evelyn and Justin safe. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Pursued by enemy agents amid a whirl of festivities, Justin vows to keep Evie safe. When I first picked this up I had a vague memory of not liking a Connie Brockway before so I expected to be disappointed.
She thinks since she isn’t pretty that being accomplished will make up for the lack to the man brocjway marries. So with a wedding going on bfidal find out who the spy is and trap him into revealing himself but the spy gets aways to tell the enemy that Justin and Evelyn are spies.
I was actually surprised that Justin mentioned it being tiring. But it feels like too frothy and candylike for a spy-based story. What Evelyn doesn’t know is that Justin is really a top spy for the government that hides behind a facade of disheveled looks, eccentricity, cleverness, unflappableness and obliviousness. But, in order to complete her latest clients wishes for a wedding at a certain abbey Evie has to cash in her favor from Justin Powell.
And, even more rare, I really did break into laughter on several occasions. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Evie is attracted to him but isn’t sure of herself. Preview — Bridal Favors by Connie Brockway. Evelyn Whyte has never forgotten the night she first met Justin Powell—or the shocking indiscretion that left brocmway raffish military hero eternally in her debt.
It was as if the author tried to do too much I think I’m going to have to read all her other books now, too. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
What irritated me about him is that he waited so damn long to make a move. Oh and he’s not a manwhore although the heroine accidentally thinks so. Unaware of the daring double life he conceals behind a cloak of amiable gentility, Evie and her guests descend on North Cross Abbey. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Books of the Week. As easy as that?? My only second book from Ms. Justin being jealous of a rival suitor of Evie’s was a nice touch, as was Beverly and Merry plotting behind the scenes to bring the two of them together.
He agrees reluctantly, complaining it will interfere with his bird-watching he’s an ornithologist on the tail of the elusive Bubo Formosa Plorimus Most Beautiful Owl but in truth, the nuptials will provide an excellent cover comnie his espionage activities. Brockway writes both sorts with, apparently, equal aplomb. Ugly duckling to beautiful swan.
Now, unaware of the daring double life he conceals behind a cloak of amiable gentility, Evie and her wedding party descend on North Cross Abbey, where her curiosity and forthright manner could imperil them both.
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Evelyn agrees to keep silent about the indiscretion, and Justin is left in her debt. She felt betrayed that he used her to advance him mission.
Those were fairly predictable.
I thought Evie was interesting. Account Options Sign in. It was a sly manipulative action and her schtick of little ole me got old real quick. Write a customer review. Mar 04, Holley rated it really liked it. In truth, he was a spy and the wedding party would disguise his mission. Beverly the butler, Merry the dressmaker, Stow the spymaster Jun 19, Mancho rated it really liked it.