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The Casanova Code by Donna MacMeans – Reading Guide – : Books

Return to Book Page. Anyway, when I first started to read this book, I thought, hey, this is going to b And the winner of the casqnova herring award is This is the way Edwina meets Ashton Trewelyn renowned rake. Best wel jammer eigenlijk want deze serie had best veel potentie door de 4 zo totaal verschillende vrouwen. Edwina is a feisty and intelligent woman. She rides a bike, for Pete’s sake!

This is sort of silly. I give her credit – riding the bicycle, free-thinking in a time when women were expected to wed and produce children So well written the story flows and all the characters add so much to it can’t wait for the next one. Leuk verhaal met de pittige Edwina Hargrove in de hoofdrol. An dpnna satisfying story that lingers in your mind when you shut the book–readers looking for a well written story with an innovative plot should open The Casanova Code and fall into it.

Published June 5th by Berkley first published Jun 27, Theresa Scarangella rated it it was amazing. It immersed me in the late s, and provided many interesting details regarding that time period.

She was always saying how she was a new modern woman but then I received this book in a goodreads first-reads giveaway. Her and her cassnova decide to save the young woman. Soon he “abducts” Edwina taking her into a secret room inside the hidden gallery. Together they find a coded message that might just have political implications. Her modern ways and unusual pastimes – riding a bicycle and donnq coded messages set her apart from other women, make her less desirable in the matrimonial market.


The characters are compelling and the dialogue is sharp and Ashton Trewelyn returned home a changed man. So, she is a Victorian biker chick. Ashton has returned injured from the war and wants to leave his wastrel life behind him.

Now he finds that he needs Edwina. I like the whole ‘man can do anything but it takes a push from a good woman’ thing to make things happen. Jul 22, Deb Wilson rated it liked it Shelves: I like sentimentality, but it was a little too saccharine for my tastes. In fact, five decent women have already been tricked and yhe off to the continent for scandalous purposes.

Though he no longer wishes to waste his life in a meaningless pursuit of physical pleasure, he has no idea of how to banish his Casanova reputation and gain the respect of the world and his father.

Our hero, Aston, used to be a typical rake, and true to the code of rakehood his father married Aston’s almost fiance.

Why would I want to throw the book if I liked it so much? This story is very entertaining and the characters are likeable and I can’t wait to read the next “Rake Patrol” book. Jun 14, Pamela AllHoney rated it really liked it Shelves: I’m looking forward to more stories of the Rake Patrol.

The Casanova Code Reader’s Guide

Can the reformed rake and this “modern” woman find a future? And this was all before I even opened the book! She rides a book and spends her time decoding messages. Of course, being a romance, the ending is predictable.

One such ad, appearing to be a message from a wife to her husband, is actually a note from a wife to her paramour, warning him that the coast is not clear. See and discover other items: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. May 31, Danielle rated it it was amazing Shelves: Thinking something nefarious is going on and Ashton is involved, the ladies of the Patrol stake out his home, ending with Edwina being caught inside and the rest of the women looking silly when they rush to the front door to rescue her.


Edwina Hargrove and her friends have formed the Rake Patrol to stop men like Ashton from seducing unsuspecting women. Dec 04, Bridget rated it did not like it Shelves: While he makes sure the coast is clear, she finds a note left by the Guardians. Dit verhaal speelt zich wat later in de geschiedenis af dan ik gewend ben: The s I am not a fan of romance novels, and I honestly picked this one up looking for a change of pace along the lines of the super trashy.

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REVIEW: The Casanova Code by Donna MacMeans

The story is intriguing, and the characters are complex and well developed. Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. She also sees patterns and codes in the advertisements. MacMeans is a cdoe writer and pays attention to many details. Love all books by this author. Again, I won’t go into a lot of detail as to not ruin the story, but these books were white hot. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Sometimes the things Edwina did would irritate me.

As children Edwina and her brothers made up codes for each other to break.