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Tuesday, April 27, 2010

WICKED BECOMES YOU by Meredith Duran

WICKED BECOMES YOU
Source: Publisher
* I received this book free of charge in exchange for an honest review*
  • Mass Market Paperback: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Pocket; 1 edition (April 27, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1416593128
  • ISBN-13: 978-1416593126
SYNOPSIS:

She’s been burned not once but twice by London’s so-call ed gentlemen . . .Gwen Maudsley is pretty enough to be popular, and plenty wealthy, too. But what she’s best known and loved for is being so very, very nice. When a cad jilts her at the altar—again—the scandal has her outraged friends calling for blood. Only Gwen has a different plan. If nice no longer works for her, then it’s time to learn to be naughty. Happily, she knows the perfect tutor—Alexander Ramsey, her late brother’s best friend and a notorious rogue. 

So why won’t a confirmed scoundrel let her be as bad as she wants to be?Unbeknownst to Gwen, Alex’s aloof demeanor veils his deepest unspoken desire. He has no wish to see her change, nor to tempt himself with her presence when his own secrets make any future between them impossible. But on a wild romp from Paris to the Riviera, their friendship gives way to something hotter, darker, and altogether more dangerous. With Alex’s past and Gwen’s newly unleashed wildness on a collision course, Gwen must convince Alex that his wickedest intentions are exactly what she needs.

MY THOUGHTS:
What would you do if you were left at the altar twice? Would you keep doing what you have been doing, or would you do the complete opposite? Sheltered and naive Gwen decides to quit being the nice girl and opts for being the naughty girl now.  She looks to Alex for help in being naughty and desirable. Alex is her late brother's best friend.  He has always had a thing for Gwen, but she has never extended the same feelings.  I found both characters fun and lively.  Alex can get on your nerves a bit, but he grows on you throughout the book.  Overall this was a great new author read for me.  I liked the writing and the flow of the book.  Plus, look at the great colors in the cover! To me, it shows how naughty Wicked Becomes You can be.

MY RATING:



Very Good! I would recommend this book!


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2 Comments:

Blogger Leilani @Leilani Loves Books said...

Sounds good! I may just have to give it a go.

April 27, 2010 at 5:01 PM  
Blogger Tori [Book Faery] said...

I've wanted to read this so badly! Thanks for the review, I definitely have to go get the book at some point :)

April 27, 2010 at 8:32 PM  

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