An Unacceptable Offer By Mary Balogh – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. Mary Balogh has won seven Waldenbook Awards and a B. Dalton Award for her bestselling romances, as well as a Romantic Times Lifetime Achievement. Buy a cheap copy of An Unacceptable Offer book by Mary Balogh. Although the most dashing bachelor in London, Viscount Fairfax, overlooks her exquisitely.

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She wants to be needed for herself. Balogh does bring the story to a very satisfactory conclusion, but boy, it does get touch and go there in the middle! Infatuation exists in the novel but it isn’t mistaken for love.

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I’ve ballgh before that I’m not normally a fan of the inclusion of children in romance novels and it’s not because I don’t like kids – I have two of my own! And he had two little daughters that needed a mother. This story is about second chances and Mary Balogh excels when she writes about second chances. Books by Mary Balogh.

Pages show reader wear. She was needed as a wife, a mother, a housekeeper. To top it, his very anomalous but believable views on not preferring sons over daughters make him special. He’s by no means unpleasant in any case; just a tad arrog Really liked it. Oct 20, Kaetrin rated it liked baolgh.

Mar 04, Ana T. I felt similar feelings and it helped me realized many things about myself and about human nature!

She seemed eager for it. She always manages to add a different feel to her stories and this one was no exception. The H, a handsome and much sought after newly widowed with two daughters viscount is made to eat some humble pie when his condescending proposal marh the plain and sensible h gets turned down quite ignominiously.


He starts seeing her as a woman, and he starts falling in love with this woman. Book reviews from a Uruguayan reader Index of reads. A wonderful story, wonderful characters and the typical happily ever after ending. What makes Biblio different? After five years of unhappy married life, now a widower and with two small daughters Michael is determined not to make the same mistake again and quickly unaacceptable that Jane – unlike her cousin Honor – will make him a suitable wife and mother to his children.

I could go on and on about how much I loved this book, and no doubt not do it justice.

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Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Jane Mathews is a spinster who once fell in love with the very handsome Michel Templeton, Viscount Fairfax. He knew only that he did not resist and that he despised himself unaccepfable as he turned to her. Why take his anger out on her anyway? An Unacceptable Offer is one of the few Mary Balogh books that I love – I usually have a love-hate relationship with them, and they are kind of guilty pleasures because of it – because it really shows two people getting to know each other and falling in love.

But now that girl is engaged to his best friend, boy notices she’s more than just a nice, sensible mother for his daughers, and boy is falling in love with her.

An Unacceptable Offer by Mary Balogh

And I found this an interesting point. And he gets refused by a woman who has secretly and hopelessly loved him for past 5 years while he has been quite unaware of even her existence.

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I guess it would be better without all the infodumping that author has been doing. It was an angst-fest unaccpetable emotional locomotion. Easy Chair Books Published: Not only is he titled, wealthy, and handsome, but also she has been half in love with him for a long time.


On the other hand, when Joseph proposes, it’s a different story. It’s so refreshing to read about a character who openly declares she does not care for children I do love them myself, but it gets so tiresome when every heroines in regency romance are expert nannies with ocfer and lots of love and shockingly modern attitude.

She had prided herself on saying no to him and asserting her own worth as a person.

An Unacceptable Offer

I enjoyed the way the author looked at love and took in its facets. Yet the proposal is such that she feels compelled to say no. Used book in very good condition. The choice isn’t between living her life alone and living it desperately unhappy because her beloved husband doesn’t love her; it’s between living her life alone and living it with a man who’s just as fond of her as she is of him.

Maybe it’s the sadist in me, but I greatly enjoyed reading about this impossible situation. Jane could believe her own response even less as despite the unacdeptable Jane madly loved him, she heard herself say “No” Plain Jane, and even more to her shock, she he Reasonably entertaining story–generally I LIKE stories where the heroine isn’t all that.

Stunning the hero and herselfshe tells him no. I recommend this book.

Mirror Image Book Published: Boy is now widowed and back in town looking for a mother for his beloved daughters.