The Black Lyon. By Jude Deveraux, reprint of release, Medieval Romance Avon, $, # First in the Montgomery. A Classic Love Story of a Fearless Lordand the Woman Who Tamed Him Darkly handsome and rich beyond imagining, the bold English conqueror was called. The Black Lyon was my first medieval novel. I had a plot, so all I had to do was a bit of research. I just needed to know where they lived, what.

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Dec 27, Noelle rated it really liked it Shelves: The story is CRAP. We went on book shopping expeditions, we all joined the Doubleday book club remember that? Find links to all Jude Deveraux reviews following our DIK Review of A Knight in Shining Armor To comment about any of these reviews on our message board If you are interested in writing a review of your all-time favorite romance.

Could not put it downui … Show more Show less. He leaned his head back again So far he raped her twice, one time while he was drunk and doesn’t even recall it. The Highlander Who Protected Me. Warm Besides her famous Velvet quartet, there are two stand-alone, medieval novels by Jude Deveraux which I consider to be must reads and must keeps as well The Black Lyon and The Taming.

Then after the betrothal, Ranulf starts thinking of the betrayal of his ex-wife and thinks that all women are the same and thus, Lyonene is cheating on her.

He is a fearsome knight with black hair and black eyes; he rides a black horse and has a lion on his shield; his most elite warriors, eight in number, all have dark hair as well; ergo, he is known as the Black Lion and the warriors are the Black Guard.

Heroes in both these stories are warrior knights who have each suffered loss and betrayal in their first marriages. And heroines labour begun. View all 5 comments. He lift up my expectations I think I will never able to love character: And she return his good intention with betrayed him.


Create the most heinous manipulative lying bitches that blavk everyone else is blind to- including the hero- you just want to gauge their eyes out and push them off a cliff.

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There was a part of the story where things got really st Excellent period detail and vocabulary I read the kindle edition. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. They are smitten by one another and the match is encouraged by their relatives. She anxiously waits everyday dreaming about him, their wedding, and future and he returns a different person.

I probably shouldn’t call him a hero either he was more a villain, or at least had a multiple personality disorder. I first read this many years ago. There are no explicitly written sex scenes and no deeply written historical content. It’s why I have so many hardback copies of romance novels in my library and we swapped b I got my first job in You’ve successfully reported this review.

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Lyonene is left to wonder where the Ranulf that she grew to love over those glorious three days went. The Duke of Daring.

I got hooked up on some of the more humorous books but I am making my way through this series. I like books set in the medieval times, I love to see how two strangers marry then have to get to know and trust each other. Deveraux did a great job of portraying a winsome, clever and strong heroine and the dark, sometimes cruel and brutal lord.

Jun 03, Duchess Nicole rated it it was ok Shelves: Dec 26, Daneesha rated it it was ok. I savored every moment reading it and cannot wait to read more in this series.

Of course it can all be blamed on his past which was full of lies and betrayal, but his viciousness is uncalled for. I love how she fights to find the love and connection they had when they first met especially with all obstacles put between them. More is the pity. This is the first book I’ve read by Jude Deveraux and I really liked it.


Even when heroine is joking about other mens. I marked this book into my rape shelf, Ranulf H does say himself that he raped Lyonene h but I didn’t think it was rape.

The Black Lyon • Jude Deveraux

Abduct, long parting – Because our heroines love sicks for her husband, she made a wrong choice and abducted by bad guys. When she takes an arrow for him on devsraux field of battle, things change for them. That’s in the past.

While there, the doubts and insecurities start to plague him, and by the time he returns oyon the wedding, Lyonene encounters a stranger, one who is harsh and brutal. Do You Want to Start a Scandal. I hate to say it, but I don’t think she’ll top mine. And she is TSTL. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

The heroine Lyonene was too weak for my tastes. The story was wonderfully told, and even though there were times I wanted to smack the hero or shake the heroine, they lhon came back around and had me reading with tears in my eyes. He had no match among enemies, or women Hero in the Highlands. On my Nook this was pages but it felt a lot longer than that. I fell hard This book.

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