I spend my time writing, working with the kids at my church, enjoying my husband's gourmet cooking, and hanging with my many writer friends. A hint of a smile crossed her face as she gazed at the spray that burst from the open mouths of dozens of gilded frogs. She told me to do one thing and one thing fast: write another book. Claire's second swashbuckling romantic intrigue after Tropical Getaway mixes American grit with European glamour. She groaned and looked at the sky. I don't review everything I read, unless specifically asked to, but whenever I do, I always give my honest opinion. But your beautiful name is so French.
A shadow of stubborn whiskers in his hollow cheeks balanced the dark slash of brow. I'm sure I'm not the only one to slip into fantasies about it. What could possibly be done to prevent this unwanted separation? His friend's wife acts suspicious but Jeanine never says anything to Luc and Luc never notices these odd occurrences. And Janine has the uneasy suspicion he's not all that he seems. But as his left hand curled around the bag of jewels, he ignored the inner voice. There have been rumblings in the underground world of art trading. And I've been skimming past sex scenes lately, soooo.
I recommend it for those who like romantic suspense. Short of shipping her daughters off to Paris for these—and many other—invaluable early-life lessons, Crawford did the next best thing: She brought Old World—style parenting to Brooklyn. On the beach, sparkling on the sand somewhere. Luc is tall,dark and handsome. A definite 5-star in romantic suspense! Add on a set of fake vases, that the security expert is an ex-thief shades of certain other books I've read and enjoyed , a mysterious death or two. Gorgeous women are dropping dead at upscale department stores in New York City. Lots of moving pieces, characters who aren't who they are supposed to be and hard to deduce motives and just some of the elements that make this book a joy to read.
Though some may prefer their naughty kids just the way they are, this breezy, entertaining study of parenting a la Paris may prompt others to pour a café au lait and rethink their strategies. I literally could not put it down toward the end. Janine Coulter has just gotten her big chance to prove herself, managing a prestigious exhibit at the Palace of Versailles -- and Luc Tremont, the security specialist, is clearly trouble. First of all, call me Rocki. Hitz suggests perfect menus for every season and will show you how to make every day a special occasion. Cross, double cross, political intrigue and backstabbing.
A simple matter of pick, pluck, and run. Can you tell me exactly what you meant in there? After her dream wedding collapses, art historian Janine Coulter travels from her California home to the French royal palace at Versailles to oversee an exhibit featuring three priceless Sèvres vases. Janine Coulter and Luc Tremont meet at an exhibit that she is in charge of. When the art is stolen Jeanine leaves with Luc to help locate the precious vases. He tilted his head toward her and lowered his voice. Jeanine is managing an art exhibit and Luc is assigned as security to the exhibit. Before Henri could attach himself to them again, Luc led Janine through a gallery that opened onto the Cour de Marbre.
Well done to St Claire on a fab, well-written read : If you like romantic thrillers, then French Twist is the book for you : I'm a big Roxanne St. When the art is stolen Jeanine leaves with Luc to help locate the precious vases. It would be like exhibiting King Tut without the sarcophagus. Liked some of her other books better. I will begin applying immediately.
Nick inched the door open, stepping into the ink black suite as lightly as the tune that played in his brain. The tension kept building and escalating, until it reached its boiling point on the shore of Lake Geneva. But somehow, with him, it was more… invasive. Luc wonders what will happen when Janine learns his true identity -- but with dangerous men pursuing them, they may not live to find out. He paused, held his breath, and listened.
A quiet breath shuddered through him. Was there any hope whatsoever for these two, the Pompadour-enthusiast professor and a reformed thief? It appeared the Fates were not on their side. Throughout, the French approach is validated by up-to-date science on metabolism as it relates to the psychology of eating. Monsieur Tremont, do you realize that in the history of all mankind, there has never been a piece of soft paste Sèvres porcelain produced in that color? Janine Coulter has just gotten her big chance to prove herself, managing a prestigious exhibit at the Palace of Versailles -- and Luc Tremont, the security specialist, is clearly trouble. He glanced down the empty hotel corridor—no one in sight. Luc wonders what will happen when Janine learns his true identity -- but with dangerous men pursuing them, they may not live to find out.
He opted for the obvious explanation. It was a captivating story filled with intrigue, suspense, crime, and romance set in France. And Janine has the uneasy suspicion he's not all that he seems. But when thieves steal priceless treasures from the exhibit, and Luc and Janine give chase across the lush Burgundy countryside, their forced intimacy ignites the passion both have tried to ignore. He paused as they stepped onto the intricate pattern of gray and white marble. First of all, call me Rocki. But when thieves steal priceless treasures from the exhibit, and Luc and Janine give chase across the lush Burgundy countryside, their forced intimacy ignites the passion both have tried to ignore.