A Kiss at Midnight by Eloisa James

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7 Critic Reviews

A Kiss at Midnight is a worthwhile read with interesting characterizations and witty dialogue. I found it truly a lighthearted, fun read that is good for summer.
-All About Romance

Synopsis

“Eloisa James writes with a captivating blend of charm, style, and grace that never fails to leave the reader sighing and smiling and falling in love.”
New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn

 

“Romance writing does not get much better than this.”
People

The Cinderella story moves to Regency England—with more than a few twists and turns along the way! With A Kiss at Midnight, the remarkable Eloisa James spins a delicious tale involving a carriage, a godmother, a pair of rats…and a beauty with no interest whatsoever in getting married—and certainly not to a prince! Read A Kiss at Midnight and see why New York Times bestselling author Lisa Kleypas says, “Eloisa James is extraordinary.”
 

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Published July 9, 2010 by HarperCollins e-books. 385 pages
Genres: History, Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
Bestseller Status:
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Publishers Weekly

Good
on Jun 21 2010

James's deft touch allows the characters to shine through genuinely witty dialogue and an uncluttered plot.

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Examiner

Excellent
Reviewed by Tonya May on Sep 04 2010

James’ flawless writing style creates a wonderfully vivid world for these characters. You’ll find yourself walking through the gardens and falling love with the hero and heroine as they slowly discover each other.

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Examiner

Excellent
Reviewed by Rebecca Carman on Aug 19 2010

...a comedy of errors filled with flirty fun, heated glances, and a mass confusion of missteps. A Midsummer Night's Dream meets Cinderella in this drama.

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RT Book Reviews

Excellent
Reviewed by Kathe Robin on Feb 13 2013

...James displays her deliciously wicked sense of humor, captivating her audience.

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All About Romance

Excellent
Reviewed by Heather Brooks on Feb 13 2013

A Kiss at Midnight is a worthwhile read with interesting characterizations and witty dialogue. I found it truly a lighthearted, fun read that is good for summer.

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CK2S Kwips and Kritiques

Good
Reviewed by Marilyn Rondeau on Feb 13 2013

...witty dialogs, an eccentric Godmother and a very fine cast of secondary characters... and Ms. James has blended up another sure fire winner recipe that will have you begging for second helpings.

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Coffee Time Romance

Good
Reviewed by Kimberly on Aug 01 2010

I laughed at the antics of the members of the prince’s family all the way to the end and fell in love with Kate and Gabriel. A fairy tale for adults…who would have imagined?

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