- Pub. Date: March 2011
- Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
- ISBN-13: 9780425238790
- ISBN: 0425238792
From the Publisher
From the author of Assassin’s Honor, a bold and sexy new historical romance. Youth and beauty are a courtesan’s greatest assets. Concerned, at forty-one, that she is no longer desirable, Lady Ruth Attwood is uncertain whether to be offended or flattered when a younger man makes her an unusual offer. In need of funds, she agrees. But then she does the unthinkable-she falls in love…
SOURCE: THIS BOOK WAS RECEIVED FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEW FROM GOODREADS AND THE AUTHOR AND DOES NOT EFFECT THIS REVIEW!
PLEASURE ME by Monica Burns is an exciting erotic historical romance set in 1897 London. It is well written with depth and details,It is the story of an older woman,a courtesan and a younger gentleman.He is twelve years younger than her,who is forty one.
This story has passion,mystery,love,romance, suspense,a murder,erotic sensuality and shows that age does not necessary mean you should be put out to pasture. When Lady Ruth,meets the handsome Baron Garrick Stratfield sparks fly. Secrets will be revealed slowly,past hurts will begin to heal and all will not be lost.While Baron Stratfield is a very virile man he is also a virgin,which he has kept hidden for years.By having a mistress,who won’t tell his secret.He has a small birth defect,which his uncle has belittled him for years over.His shame has kept him from letting any woman touch or see him naked until he meets his Lady Ruth than….. Lady Ruth believes she is simply too old,not attractive any more especially after her last lover left for a younger mistress.Together, Lady Ruth and Baron Stratfield will begin the process of healing,acceptance,their true love,and forgiveness. This story is more than a sensual romance it shows even if you think you are to old,or you have a physical impairment that does not take away from your attraction or your appeal… it only strengthens your character.Old wounds,hurts,betrayals can heal with the love and strength of another.This story also has an intertwining story of the care and upkeep of the orphans of London.This book was received from GoodReads and the author and details can be found at The Berkley Publishers Group,published by Penguin Group(USA),Inc.
REVIEWED BY: April Renn