Book Of The Day – Dangerous to Know

by Ron on May 17, 2018

Today’s Book of the Day is a Historical Romance collective by Various Authors and it’s 80% off for a limited time. Dangerous to Know has a 4.7 star rating and is on sale for only 99 cents – save $3.96!

“…this anthology is a perfect way to enjoy reading about the ‘other’ characters from Austen’s novels. The cameos from those we know and love enrich this experience.” Debbie – Amazon Reviewer


Dangerous to Know
by Various Authors
Rating: 4.7 Stars
Genre: Historical Romance
Price: $0.99 save $3.96

 

Amazon Bestselling and Award-Winning Authors

Jane Austen’s Rakes & Gentlemen Rogues.

“One has all the goodness, and the other all the appearance of it.” —Jane Austen

Jane Austen’s masterpieces are littered with unsuitable gentlemen—Willoughby, Wickham, Churchill, Crawford, Tilney, Elliot, et al.—adding color and depth to her plots but often barely sketched. Have you never wondered about the pasts of her rakes, rattles, and gentlemen rogues? Surely, there’s more than one side to their stories.

It is a universal truth, we are captivated by smoldering looks, daring charms … a happy-go-lucky, cool confidence. All the while, our loyal confidants are shouting on deaf ears: “He is a cad—a brute—all wrong!” But is that not how tender hearts are broken…by loving the undeserving? How did they become the men Jane Austen created?

In this romance anthology, eleven Austenesque authors expose the histories of Austen’s anti-heroes. “Dangerous to Know: Jane Austen’s Rakes & Gentlemen Rogues” is a titillating collection of Georgian era short stories—a backstory or parallel tale off-stage of canon—whilst remaining steadfast to the characters we recognize in Austen’s great works.

What say you? Everyone may be attracted to a bad boy…even temporarily…but heaven help us if we marry one.

Here’s what the reviewers have to say:

From beginning to end, I loved the well-drawn characters, the clever plot twists, and my time well spent with these bad boys from Austen’s literature.

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An intriguing bouquet of short stories from Jane Austen’s rakes and gentlemen. Romantic, passionate and thrilling stories from some of the JAFF societies best authors.

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This collection of Jane Austin’s rakes and rogues is another treasure to add to your shelves. I was instantly drawn into the world’s of these tempting men and loved each. Jane Austin fans will be sorely challenged to find a favorite.

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The order of the stories was great, as was the rating scale. I appreciated the editor’s attention to identify the tame versus the more rake-ish stories. Each of the authors did a marvelous job delving into these men who we’ve come to imagine we know because of their actions in our favorite Jane Austen masterpieces.

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If you’re the type to crush on the “bad boys” or you love seeing a known rake tasting their own medicine, then this book is for you. Dangerous to Know is an absolute delightful read!

Get Dangerous to Know here: Dangerous to Know

Thank you for considering today’s Book Of The Day – The Authors involved and ENT appreciate it.

 

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