Read Powder and Patch by Georgette Heyer Free Online

Ebook Powder and Patch by Georgette Heyer read! Book Title: Powder and Patch
City - Country: No data
Loaded: 2887 times
Reader ratings: 6.2
The author of the book: Georgette Heyer
Edition: Bantam Books
Date of issue: November 1969
ISBN: No data
ISBN 13: No data
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 15.34 MB

Read full description of the books:


Cleone Charteris's exquisite charms have made her the belle of the English countryside. But Cleone yearns for a husband who is refined, aristocratic and who is as skilled with his wit as he is with his dueling pistols.... Everything Philip Jettan is not. As much as she is attracted to the handsome squire, Cleone finds herself dismissing Philip and his rough mannerisms.

With his father's encouragement, Philip departs for the courts of Paris, determined to acquire the social graces and the airs of the genteel —and convince Cleone that he is the man most suited for her hand. But his transformation may cost him everything, including Cleone....

Download Powder and Patch PDF Powder and Patch PDF
Download Powder and Patch ERUB Powder and Patch PDF
Download Powder and Patch DOC Powder and Patch PDF
Download Powder and Patch TXT Powder and Patch PDF

Read information about the author

Ebook Powder and Patch read Online! Georgette Heyer was a prolific historical romance and detective fiction novelist. Her writing career began in 1921, when she turned a story for her younger brother into the novel The Black Moth.

In 1925 she married George Ronald Rougier, a mining engineer, and he often provided basic plot outlines for her thrillers. Beginning in 1932, Heyer released one romance novel and one thriller each year.

Heyer was an intensely private person who remained a best selling author all her life without the aid of publicity. She made no appearances, never gave an interview and only answered fan letters herself if they made an interesting historical point. She sometimes wrote under the pseudonym Stella Martin.

Her Regencies were inspired by Jane Austen, but unlike Austen, who wrote about and for the times in which she lived, Heyer was forced to include copious information about the period so that her readers would understand the setting. While some critics thought her novels were too detailed, others considered the level of detail to be Heyer's greatest asset.

Heyer remains a popular and much-loved author, known for essentially establishing the historical romance genre and its subgenre Regency romance.

Reviews of the Powder and Patch


Books are incredible magic that you can carry with you.


Bogus! You could have done better.


A hard book, obviously not for everyone.


I was inspired by this book!


Not impressed

Add a comment

Download EBOOK Powder and Patch by Georgette Heyer Online free

PDF: powder-and-patch.pdf Powder and Patch PDF
ERUB: powder-and-patch.epub Powder and Patch ERUB
DOC: powder-and-patch.doc Powder and Patch DOC
TXT: powder-and-patch.txt Powder and Patch TXT