The Lady's Companion

The Lady's Companion Review

Miss Susan Hampton was a lady born and bred. She never imagined she would have to make her own way in the world. But that was before her feckless father gamed away the family estate. That was before her odious aunt turned her into an unpaid servant. Now Susan had fled that tyranny- only to wonder if she had leapt out of the frying pan into the fire.

In a remote country manor, Susan took the post of companion to the Dowager Lady Bushnell, whose fiery temper made a dragon seem sweet. But even more dangerous was the dowager's boldly handsome bailiff, David Wiggins, whose blood was red, not blue, and who was everything a man could be except a gentleman. Desperately, Susan told herself that he was totally unsuitable as her suitor - even as this infuriatingly irresistible man awoke her as a woman and made her forget she was a lady....

Title:The Lady's Companion
Edition Language:English

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  • Kathleen

    Loved it! ♥ 5 stars! This is a digital re-issue of a 1996 Signet Regency. I like Carla Kelly for STORY as well as love story, and for including tidbits of history. Plus, she writes well, alternatin...

  • Mei

    I'm really loving this author!!!!And this book was so sweet!!! A wonderful story and wonderful characters!More than a hot love story between Susan and David this is a story of a young shetered woman w...

  • Preeti ?? (Romance She Reads)

    This is a remarkably sweet and charming story!I wish I could write a better review but as I read it months ago, the book isn’t as fresh to my mind. I think Kathleen has written an amazing review.But...

  • Lady Wesley

    Another five-star read from Carla Kelly.Susan Hampton's father, Sir Rodney, is a gambler. Indeed he's such a bad gambler that he's lost everything, including Susan's pearls inherited from her late mot...

  • Linda

    It is hard for Carla Kelly not to write a good historical romance. Her characters are believable, there is just the right amount of angst and tension, and her stories contain bits of humor. The hero i...

  • Laura (Kyahgirl)

    5/5; 5 stars; A+To me this is historical romance at its finest and a perfect example of why I love this author. In the beginning when she was describing the life of the family of a gambling addict I c...

  • kris

    Susan Hampton's father gambles away everything, leaving Susan at the mercy of the rest of her shitty family. So she decides to get a job and ends up lady's companion to a former Colonel's wife. Also w...

  • Nefise

    It definetly deserve a proper review so I'll write it soon. Though, I should say this, it was wonderful story with magnificent writing and story development. It took me other worlds and made me thinki...

  • Caz

    The words that immediately spring to mind when writing about this book are “charming”, “warm” and “honest”.The story opens on the twenty-fifth birthday of Susan Hampton, only daughter of i...

  • Dina

    Traditional Regency at its best. Loved it!...