Editorial Reviews. Review. In s England, year-old Lydia Grenville is a few The Last Hellion (Scoundrels Book 4) – Kindle edition by Loretta Chase. Romance Kindle eBooks @ The Last Hellion. Loretta Chase. Buy This Book. I know I’m going to be in the minority, but here it is: The Last Hellion was a disappointing read. The Last Hellion is the last of the four books in Ms Chase’s will recall how skilfully Loretta Chase recounted Dain’s backstory in the book’s.

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The Last Hellion

I’m a very different sort of person than Lydia, so I can’t say that I related to her on a really deep level. At that point, I found my mind wandering more than it had at other places in the book, and I felt that the previous wittiness had either lost some it’s edge or had started to wear thin on me.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. He is careless in his dress and manner, and he frequents the lowest taverns and gambling hells in London, which is where he first encounters. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. She’s lost her mother and sister at a young age and her father was a worthless scoundrel, a drunkard and a third-rate actor that’d even been in prison for debt, before abandoning loretfa daughter.

Disreputable, reckless, and wild, the last of the Mallory hellions is racing headlong to self-destruction I enjoyed reading about her trying to rescue young girls who were being tricked into prostitution, and how she boldly wrote the ugly truth about living conditions for impoverished women and other social issues, not caring one whit what others thought of her for it. And then he meets Lydia.


May contain a number of explicitly descriptive love scenes. This book finally deals with Vere, now the Duke of Ainswood, the best mate of that awful man Dane in Lord of Scoundrels who I never lwst. Lydia Grenville is every bit as notorious as Vere. Revisiting Dain and Jessica was fabulous.

The Last Hellion (Scoundrels, #4) by Loretta Chase

Read more Read less. It’s not fluff, but has some nice entertaining lorettw bits in it, and all the main characters are incredibly likeable.

Overall, a really good HR. I have nothing snarky to add.

These books should still be appropriate for most mature teens and sensitive readers. Miss self-appointed guardian of public morals 6. Same thing happened with me and Mr. I just wished there hadn’t been so many things that happened.

When Vere Mallory, the seventh Duke of Ainswood and the last of the infamous “Mallory Hellions,” ends up in the mud after being properly slugged by an outspoken, crusading journalist of Amazonian proportions, he decides oast teach her lxst lesson? The build-up to their love affair is so well done.

She does have some family ties to Dain the hero of Lord of Scoundrelsand has watched him from afar for years. It is one of the best romances I’ve ever read, probably ever will, and one I will continue to read again and again. Unlike some of LC’s other stories, this has a Dickensian number of characters, hte of whom drive different aspects of the multifaceted plot forward. But the thriller byplay is allowed to somewhat overshadow the romance — probably to fatten up the book but it was more an irritant than a genuinely enthralling suspense.


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The plot is chaee and convoluted, I grew tired of it but kept plodding on. Buy the selected items together This item: The Last Hellion can be read as a standalone but its definitely more fun to read it in conjunction with Lord of Scoundrels. As a matter of fact, the prologue did the same thing to me as the one of Lord of Scoundrels. After graduation, she worked a variety of jobs at Clark including a part-time teaching post.

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He does care though, and deeply, he has become The Duke of Ainswood by default as a result hellikn a series of deaths in the Mallory family, not thhe 9 year old Robin, whom he loved and cared for after the death of Robin’s Father.

So far so good, I was absorbed up to this point. European Historical Romance Review Tags: Mysteries are also solved concerning her family. Well it left me very satisfied with a big fat smile on my face: I still have problems with this book, but many readers have expressed well-founded reasons for liking it.

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