HemGrupperDiskuteraMerTidsandan
Sök igenom hela webbplatsen
Denna webbplats använder kakor för att fungera optimalt, analysera användarbeteende och för att visa reklam (om du inte är inloggad). Genom att använda LibraryThing intygar du att du har läst och förstått våra Regler och integritetspolicy. All användning av denna webbplats lyder under dessa regler.
Hide this

Resultat från Google Book Search

Klicka på en bild för att gå till Google Book Search.

Bridgerton [TV Tie-in] (Bridgertons Book 1)…
Laddar...

Bridgerton [TV Tie-in] (Bridgertons Book 1) (utgåvan 2020)

av Julia Quinn (Författare)

MedlemmarRecensionerPopularitetGenomsnittligt betygOmnämnanden
2,8681243,631 (3.94)136
Simon Basset, the irresistible Duke of Hastings, has hatched a plan to keep himself free from the town's marriage-minded society mothers. He pretends to be engaged to the lovely Daphne Bridgerton. After all, it isn't as if the brooding rogue has any real plans to marry--though there is something about the alluring Miss Bridgerton that sets Simon's heart beating a bit faster. And as for Daphne, surely the clever debutante will attract some very worthy suitors now that is seems a duke has declared her desirable. But as Daphne waltzes across ballroom after ballroom with Simon, she soon forgets that their courtship is a complete sham. And now she has to do the impossible and keep herself from losing her heart and soul completely to the handsome hell-raiser who has sworn off marriage forever!… (mer)
Medlem:SofiaReis
Titel:Bridgerton [TV Tie-in] (Bridgertons Book 1)
Författare:Julia Quinn (Författare)
Info:Avon (2020), Edition: Media Tie In, Reprint, 464 pages
Samlingar:Read
Betyg:***
Taggar:Ingen/inga

Verkdetaljer

En annorlunda allians av Julia Quinn

  1. 20
    The Duke av Gaelen Foley (faither)
    faither: This is the first in a similar series about a large family looking for spouses in Regency England. Both series are quite entertaining.
Laddar...

Gå med i LibraryThing för att få reda på om du skulle tycka om den här boken.

Det finns inga diskussioner på LibraryThing om den här boken.

» Se även 136 omnämnanden

engelska (121)  tyska (1)  franska (1)  portugisiska (Portugal) (1)  Alla språk (124)
Visa 1-5 av 124 (nästa | visa alla)
I decided to read this as a buddy read with my group For Love of a Book. I didn't know it was a Netflix series till after I agreed to read it. I don't watch much tv at all. Now that I've read it, not only do I plan to finish the series but afterward I'll probably watch the tv series as well. I generally like historical romances and this did not disappoint. I'll admit that I'm still not sure why this series was chosen to be a series above other series of its genre that I liked more, but it was still good.

The only thing is that it lost a star because of that one scene. The one where Daphne raped her husband. Now I want to be clear, it wasn't that she had sex with him while he was half asleep or because he was drunk. Though I do believe that a couple she discuss this beforehand when everyone is awake and sober and be sure your partners ok with it before attempting either. But what was rape was forcing him to finish inside her. She CLUNG to him and in the story admits that she made it impossible to pull out. This is NOT ok. If a man finishes inside a woman against her wishes it is rape. So guess what? It's the same the other way around. Outside of that very disturbing scene and the fact that they just gloss over it to make everything right again, I actually did enjoy the book. But it lost a star for the scene and no, I don't think it's too harsh. I was tempted to take away 2 stars so I'm being generous. ( )
  starslight86 | Jul 20, 2021 |
Simon Basset is a very eligible Duke with the reputation of a rascal and no desire ever to marry. Daphne Bridgerton is a sweet, smart woman of marriageable age, but who isn't interested in any of the offers she's had so far. They strike up an unlikely friendship and agree to an arrangement: they'll pretend to be engaged to keep all other interested parties from pestering them. But, of course, things don't go as planned and they fall in love with each other but he's also so very haunted by his past and this causes Issues, and ooof, things are FRAUGHT. But not overly so and everything turns out alright in the end, of course.

A great read; you know pretty much exactly what's going to happen and it doesn't matter a bit because the characters are great fun and you *want* the expected to happen for them. Absolutely enjoyable and I'll continue with the series. ( )
  electrascaife | Jul 5, 2021 |
I picked this up prior to watching the Netflix series, mostly because everyone I know seems to have seen it. Not my cup of tea. It feels a lot like the other regency romances I've read, with a little more humor than most. There is one very cringy rape scene, mostly so uncomfortable because the book doesn't seem to acknowledge that there was no consent in that scene. I think I'm okay giving the series a miss. ( )
  duchessjlh | Jun 28, 2021 |
Recently, I came across “Bridgerton” on Netflix and - much to the dismay of my family - I really enjoyed it. Now, what would be more sensible than to look for the “source material”?

So I did and was somewhat mystified why, at the time of writing this, “The Duke and I” only features an average score of 3.87. Looking into this made it obvious that one scene from the Netflix series was based on something many reviewers considered a “rape scene”.

Fully expecting this to be exaggerated, I started reading - and found myself enjoying things very much: The chemistry between Daphne and Simon that permeates the entire book and that has been transformed so nicely to the TV screen, the bantering, the family - everything was pretty much great.

If you like romance (I certainly do! :) ), tinged with fictitious history (I do enjoy a good historical novel at times as well), you can hardly go wrong. Then came that scene…

I don’t want to dive into it in any detail or argue in any direction but, yes, that scene left a bitter taste. Especially since Daphne fluctuates between regret and justification of what she did.
It did mar my enjoyment of this otherwise very amusing, quick and easy read to some extent.

Everything that came after was slightly tainted even though Quinn makes things work between Daphne and Simon and at least this reader. Your mileage may vary.

A slightly guilty-feeling four stars out of five.


Blog | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram ( )
  philantrop | Jun 1, 2021 |
I'm not one to read historical romances. It's not usually my cup of tea. But ever since I watched the show, I wanted to dig my hands and eyes on this book and find, for myself, if this could be a new genre to get sucked into.

I got to admit, that the show was incredibly good at recreating all the scenes - although sometimes it had a different scenery or the characters were described differently on the book. That being said, I did enjoy the show a lot more.

I don't think the book is bad. Not at all. The story is great, I love the characters and I think the descriptions were very well captured. But I had some issues with the scene that comes later on in the book where Daphne does something very questionable to Simon. Aside from that, I also feel like the book is good to pass time but it's not something I would reread in the future.

But for those who are very keen on historical romances, I guess this is very fitting for you! Like I said, the story was great and so were the characters so if you're into all that, then what's there not to love? ( )
  SofiaReis | May 28, 2021 |
Visa 1-5 av 124 (nästa | visa alla)
inga recensioner | lägg till en recension

» Lägg till fler författare

Författarens namnRollTyp av författareVerk?Status
Quinn, Juliaprimär författarealla utgåvorbekräftat
Landor, RosalynReaderhuvudförfattarevissa utgåvorbekräftat
Desthuilliers, CécileTraductionmedförfattarevissa utgåvorbekräftat
Neild, RobynOmslagmedförfattarevissa utgåvorbekräftat
Shabani, Susannemedförfattarevissa utgåvorbekräftat
Terés Loriente, MireiaÖversättaremedförfattarevissa utgåvorbekräftat
Du måste logga in för att ändra Allmänna fakta.
Mer hjälp finns på hjälpsidan för Allmänna fakta.
Vedertagen titel
Originaltitel
Alternativa titlar
Första utgivningsdatum
Personer/gestalter
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
Viktiga platser
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
Viktiga händelser
Relaterade filmer
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
Priser och utmärkelser
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
Motto
Dedikation
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
For Danelle Harmon and Sabrina Jeffries, without whom I never would have turned in this book on time.
And for Martha of The Romance Journal electronic bulletin board, for suggesting I call it Daphne's Bad Heir Day.
And also for Paul, even though his idea of dancing is standing still while he holds my hand and watches me twirl.
Inledande ord
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
The birth of Simon Arthur Henry Fitzranulph Bassett, Earl Clyvedon, was met with great celebration.
Citat
Avslutande ord
Information från den engelska sidan med allmänna fakta. Redigera om du vill anpassa till ditt språk.
(Klicka för att visa. Varning: Kan innehålla spoilers.)
Särskiljningsnotis
Förlagets redaktörer
På omslaget citeras
Ursprungsspråk
Kanonisk DDC/MDS

Hänvisningar till detta verk hos externa resurser.

Wikipedia på engelska

Ingen/inga

Simon Basset, the irresistible Duke of Hastings, has hatched a plan to keep himself free from the town's marriage-minded society mothers. He pretends to be engaged to the lovely Daphne Bridgerton. After all, it isn't as if the brooding rogue has any real plans to marry--though there is something about the alluring Miss Bridgerton that sets Simon's heart beating a bit faster. And as for Daphne, surely the clever debutante will attract some very worthy suitors now that is seems a duke has declared her desirable. But as Daphne waltzes across ballroom after ballroom with Simon, she soon forgets that their courtship is a complete sham. And now she has to do the impossible and keep herself from losing her heart and soul completely to the handsome hell-raiser who has sworn off marriage forever!

Inga biblioteksbeskrivningar kunde hittas.

Bokbeskrivning
Haiku-sammanfattning

Snabblänkar

Populära omslag

Betyg

Medelbetyg: (3.94)
0.5 1
1 12
1.5 3
2 45
2.5 16
3 164
3.5 48
4 347
4.5 32
5 277

GenreThing

Är det här du?

Bli LibraryThing-författare.

 

Om | Kontakt | LibraryThing.com | Sekretess/Villkor | Hjälp/Vanliga frågor | Blogg | Butik | APIs | TinyCat | Efterlämnade bibliotek | Förhandsrecensenter | Allmänna fakta | 160,275,204 böcker! | Topplisten: Alltid synlig