- Pub. Date: November 2010
- Publisher: Harlequin
- ISBN-13: 9780373774562
- ISBN: 0373774567
From the Publisher
When her younger sister is abducted, strong-willed Emma Linley-Kirov will make a deal with the devil himself to rescue her. Devastatingly handsome, Dimitri Tipova is a scoundrel, seducer…and the only man who can help her, though his motive is cold, hard vengeance. Emma dares to trust him, but at what price?As prince of Saint Petersburg’s underworld, Dimitri has wealth, power, women—everything but revenge against his nefarious father. Emma is an enchanting means to an end. But as their dangerous pursuit sweeps them from the ballrooms of Russia to the steamy streets of Cairo, his savage desire for her grows. And leads him to a crossroads between his dark obsession…and the promise of love.
SOURCE: THIS BOOK WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEW FROM NET GALLEY AND DOES NOT EFFECT THIS REVIEW!
SCOUNDREL’S HONOR by Rosemary Harris is an exciting historical romance/suspense set in nineteenth century Russia, London and Egypt. It is well written with depth,details,twists,turns,page turning and a keeper.It has romance, adventure,suspense,excitement,intrigue,quest for justice,power,redemption,kidnapping, white slave trade, and the promise of love and passion.The hero,Dimitri,is handsome,hard,sexy,wealthy,scoundrel, the seducer of women,criminal of the underworld in Russia,the czar of the underworld,the bastard son of a wealthy,evil nobleman and a protector of women.The heroine, Emma, is beautiful, homely,stubborn, strong-willed,enchanting, is responsible for her younger sister and on quest to find her. Emma is on a quest of find her kidnapped sister from Russian white slaver. Dimitri, is willing to help her, but is on his own quest to bring his father to justice for all the evil he has done.Together, sparks fly, passion ignites,love begins, and a quest begun. This is a faced paced, action adventure which includes Russia, London, and Egypt. I would highly recommend this book especially if you enjoy betrayal, treachery, traveling through society’s underworld during this time period and adventure. This book was received from Net Galley for the purpose of review and details can be found at HQN.
REVIEWED BY: April Renn