A Bandit's Request

Pub Date:   |   Archive Date: 30 Nov 2019

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Thank you netgalley for providing this ARC in exchange for an honest review.
This was a decent historical romance. Dove is obsessed with finding her parents' killer and dresses as a bandit to search for a piece of jewelry belonging to her mother. She meets the hero and saves his life. He figures out who she is and convinces her to allow him to help her on her quest. They quickly fall in love and find the culprit. I would have liked that the romance drag out a little longer but entertaining nonetheless.
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I enjoyed this book. Dove is set on revenge. She wants to find the members of the ton that killed her parents. Drew is a rake that only has one thing on his mind until he meets Dove. Their love story unfolds nicely. The revenge plot was interesting and kept my interest throughout the book. I look forward to reading the next book in the series.
Thank you to NetGalley, the publisher and author. I received a free ARC for my honest review.
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Set on a path for revenge, what a young woman to do when she meets a man soothing balm on her wounded soul...

This is my second read by Mrs Micki Miller, so when I saw this new release, I had to read it.

Lord Andrew Worthington meets his epiphany when faced with his imminent death, he realizes he has lived a life of indulgence and debauchery and done nothing. Having no legacy to leave behind might something befall on him. So when given a second chance thanks to a surprising intervention, he vows to right the wrong he had done by following a path of laziness.
Lady Pearl Barrow leads a double life, the respectful one of a debutante attending parties and the secret one as a house-breaker looking for proofs while visiting peers’ houses at night.
She is a very stubborn miss, determined on her path and even love will hardly be able to sway her from her chosen course.

If I am not sure of the soundness of the heroine’s plan as point at one time Drew but it gave the heroes the right opportunity to work together and fall in love.
This story is filled with funny banters between the characters, exchanging barbs and quips.

Drew is first to realize the profoundness of his feelings, but he will have the rug pulled out from him as she sees him at first more for the cad he was than the man he is willing to become for her. But he can be as determined as her to prove her love is worth everything.
Never he gives up, he is set of winning her, even when deceit lurks in the shadows, he knows he has meet the one woman for him and nothing will tear them apart, not even her relentless thirst for revenge.
I loved there is no at length musings about the impossibility of their love affair, sure, there are many obstacles but if they are willing and Drew is convinced he can find a way for them both. 
4.5 stars for this lovely story of faith and trust.

Now I wish for Derek Durham, the Marquis of Durnhaven to get his own story.
I wonder what is Pearl’s grandfather’s title or ascendance as he is called a Lord.

I was granted an advance copy by the publisher The Wild Rose Press through Netgalley, I purchased my own.
Here is my true and unbiased opinion.
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