Review: To Tame a Wild Lady – Ashlyn Macnamara

Posted 29 November, 2017 by Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookworms in Reviews / 6 Comments

*I received a free copy of To Tame a Wild Lady from Loveswept via Netgalley. This has in no way influenced my voluntary review, which is honest and unbiased *

Review: To Tame a Wild Lady – Ashlyn MacnamaraTo Tame a Wild Lady by Ashlyn MacNamara
Series: Duke-Defying Daughters #2
Published by Loveswept on 31 January 2017
Genres: Adult, Historical, Romance
Pages: 258
Format: eARC
Source: Netgalley
4 Stars

He’s a roughhewn bastard. She’s a rebellious noblewoman. Their passion bridges the class divide in a scintillating novel of forbidden desire and raw sensuality from the USA Today bestselling author of To Lure a Proper Lady.
Lady Caroline Wilde is expected to ride sidesaddle, but she’s not about to embrace convention. She’s also expected to keep a chaste distance from men like Adrian Crosby, the new estate agent, yet she cannot cease her ogling—which is especially irksome considering their ongoing feud. Adrian insists that the fields must be planted; Caro needs those same fields to train her horses. But whenever she tries to put him in his place, Caro looks into his steely gaze and her words simply ... disappear.
A bastard son who grew up on the Wyvern estate, Adrian was lucky enough to receive an education at the behest of the late marchioness. Now that he has set out on his own, Adrian knows better than to fall for Lady Caroline, the Duke of Sherrington’s daughter. Caroline is at once a thorn in his side and an exquisite temptation, especially when she’s playing the feisty daredevil. Adrian would give anything for a chance to tame her—and with Caro in the saddle, he just might get his wish.

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To Tame a Wild Lady is Caro’s story, she doesn’t fit within the strict rules of society, and would rather ride her horse than gossip with the ladies.

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(un)conventionally short:

Caro and Adrian weren’t supposed to even meet. Needless to say, they were definitely not supposed to fall in love. To Tame A Wild Lady told a different story, though, and it was delightful! Second in the Duke Defying Daughters series, this story made my toes curl in pleasure.

I so love an unconventional lady. Especially when she doesn’t care what society thinks, and just goes after what she wants. And desperately needs. Macnamara managed to make me feel connected to the characters in To Tame a Wild Lady. And she also brought out the feels. How could she not, when Caro not only managed to be strong-minded, but tender-hearted too? Adrian was a perfect match for her, and it was a pleasure to get to know them both.

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But Caro understood why such a view might be considered scandalous – or even forbidden. There was something essential and elemental to watching a man perform physical labor.

★★★★☆ to the second #DukeDefyingDaughter, unapologetically unconventional #ToTameAWildLady by @ashlyn_mac Click To Tweet
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About Lexxie @ (un)Conventional Bookworms

Lexxie is an English as foreign language teacher and has a Master's degree in English Language and Literature. She's an avid reader, blogger, compulsive one-clicker and a genre omnivore. Ever since she learnt how to read she has been seen with a book or two in her hands everywhere she goes.

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