In the prologue to Gaelen Foley’s latest novel, Devil Takes A Bride, we see a woman flying for her life. Her pursuers are members of a. Read a free sample or buy Devil Takes A Bride by Gaelen Foley. You can read this book with Apple Books on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or. Devil Takes A Bride is the latest installment in the Knight family saga by Gaelen Foley. Characters from the earlier novels play a supporting role in this one.

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And we’re left to wonder exactly how Devlin manages to stall the collectors of his debts for so long. I found it hard to accept the fact that Gaelrn couldn’t let go of his need for revenge, until I realised that he saw himself as somehow responsible for the deaths of his parents and sister and was on a massive guilt trip.

However, this rakehell outward appearance is a show as he endeavors to earn the trust and confidence foely the Horse and Chariot Club, whose members he suspects for the responsibility of the fire which killed his parents. I adored her all throughout the first four books when she was just a shy, bookish brdie to Jacinda Knight, but in Devil Takes a BrideLizzie definitely comes into her own.

When they start having conversations, I just was rooting so hard for them because their personalities complimented each other so well! I was so excited every time taelen were together because while he was a nice guy, he was still a scoundrel!

She had a high forehead, a prominent nose that thrust forth at a decisive angle, straight and true, and finely shaped eyebrows of walnut brown. Lady Of Desire Their lifestyle would probably have killed them eventually anyway, but Devlin desperately wanted to hasten their demise. I prefer fast-moving dialogue, full of subtext and not in whole, world-building chunks.


Look, I’ve read plenty of novels that balance a complicated plot extremely well. It came out of no where, just to satisfy a girl’s dreams even though the book describes Lizzie as very average, appearance-wise. Description In the quiet English countryside, far from the intrigues of London, Lizzie Carlisle slowly mends her broken heart, devoting herself to her new position as lady’s companion to the Dowager Viscountess Strathmore – until her peaceful life is turned upside-down by a visit from ‘Devil’ Strathmore, the old woman’s untamed nephew – a dangerously handsome man whose wicked reputation hides a tortured soul.

Until reading her book, I don’t think I would have guessed the kind of passionate spirit Lizzie had within her. To put it in the simplest of terms: Following Aunt Augusta’s death and at the will hearing weeks later, Lizzie and Devlin learn that Aunt Augusta’s will splits the bulk of her fortune between Lizzie and Devlin, on the condition that both marry.

He has no intention of taking a bride–until his eccentric aunt’s will forces he and Lizzie together, and Devlin finds his path to vengeance blocked by the stubborn but oh-so-tempting Miss Carlisle. There was nothing caricature-like about these three.

Devil Takes a Bride (Knight Miscellany, #5) by Gaelen Foley

Inbad guys locked people inside an inn and burned it causing the deaths of Devlin’s family. Devil Takes a Bride is a near-perfect novel with thoroughly likable main characters, dastardly villains, suspense, sweet and sensuous romance, and an action-packed ending, and to top it all off, everything flowed together with the smoothness of an ocean current.

Feb 20, Ash marked it as dnf.

First, in my opinion the plot and romance in this were not as nuanced as it was in the first book, which is the only other one in the series I have read so far. View Full Version of PW. View all 7 comments. Here’s a lil plot briide So Elizabeth is the governess of an 80 year old dragon lady. Still, that places it on the shelf of meh, and on the bottom tier of that shelf, brid – there are multiple reasons for the almost almost!



On his family’s tenth anniversary, Devlin realizes that perhaps the ‘accident’ wasn’t so accidental and swears vengeance on the person or persons who took his family away from him. Ultimately, I loved this book! Also by Gaelen Foley: But Lizzie has had enough of his taking advantage of his aunt and so takes steps to see that he co This was an extremely satisfying read and I really enjoyed it.

That’s not a spoiler lol it’s obvious. Gaelen Foley has done it again, with yet another engrossing installment in the Knight Miscellany series. If you receive an error message, please contact your library for help.

Sometimes, it is actually pleasant to find MCs who really try to believe the best in each other and work together to overcome their obstacles rather than creating even bigger ones, by always jumping to the worst possible conclusions.

There’s four men guarding a tied-up Lizzie and next thing you know, Lizzie has escaped, and both Lizzie and Mary are running for their lives, with the evil men none the wiser. Devil takes a Bride was bloody good read- well worth the 4 stars! It took a while but I did end up liking Damien from Lord of Ice. Love would complicate Devil’s plan takez seek revenge against the aristocratic rogues who murdered his family 12 hakes earlier.

But Devlin is not the man that Lizzie expected him to be. I mean, How could it not be? Sign in to see the full collection.