In Pursuit of Eliza Cynster by Stephanie Laurens
A Cynster Novel (Cynster Novels)


6 Critic Reviews

...the novel ranged from lackluster to annoying to boring.
-All About Romance


The pleasure of your company is requested at thewedding of Miss Eliza Cynster . . . but not until she’srescued from a daring abduction by the mostunexpected of heroes!

Brazenly kidnapped from her sister Heather’s engagement ball, Eliza Cynster is spirited north to Edinburgh.Desperate and determined to escape, she seizes uponthe first possible champion who happens along—gentleman scholar Jeremy Carling.

Villains and rescues are a far cry from Jeremy’s expertise,yet he cannot abandon a damsel in distress. But dangerlurks and hurdles abound in their race to escapethe mysterious laird, until a final confrontation on awindswept cliff reveals what their future life could hold—if both are bold enough to capture and own theunexpected love they now share.


About Stephanie Laurens

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#1 New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens began writing romances as an escape from the dry world of professional science. Her hobby quickly became a career when her first novel was accepted for publication, and with entirely becoming alacrity, she gave up writing about facts in favor of writing fiction.Laurens's novels are set in the time period of the British Regency, and her settings range from Scotland to India. Laurens has published fifty-one works of historical romance, including thirty New York Times bestsellers. All her works are continuously available in print and digital formats in English worldwide, and have been translated into many other languages. An international bestseller, among other accolades Laurens has received the Romance Writers of America's prestigious RITA® Award for Best Romance Novella 2008, for The Fall of Rogue Gerrard.Her continuing novels featuring the Cynster family are widely regarded as classics of the genre. Other series include the Bastion Club novels and the Black Cobra Quartet. For information on upcoming releases and updates on novels yet to come, visit Stephanie's website.
Published September 27, 2011 by Avon. 669 pages
Genres: History, Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
Bestseller Status:
Peak Rank on Oct 16 2011
Weeks as Bestseller
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The trilogy fits nicely into the Cynster family tree, even allowing past Cynsters to make appearances while keeping the pace quick and the passion hot. What Laurens does best.

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...the novel ranged from lackluster to annoying to boring.

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Reviewed by Debbie Suzuki on Dec 07 2011

...for those who were fans of Viscount Breckenridge to the Rescue, this book may finish with a sense of disappointment.

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Reviewed by Nanette Donohue on Feb 01 2012’s truly a welcome return to the exciting romantic adventures that she is best known for.

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Reviewed by Marilyn Rondeau on Aug 06 2012

As usual this book was far too long and contained to many love scenes...which get to be boring after awhile.

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on Oct 10 2011

The breathtaking scenery, clever dialogue and entertaining, imaginative characters will draw you in instantly and hold you captive until the last page.

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