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Jeannelle M. Ferreira read online The Covert Captain



10 thoughts on “The Covert Captain

  1. says:

    Regency ff indeed historical ff at a reasonable price is rare enough that I was super excited for this but I can't recommend it In part I found the style distancing and occasionally confusing There is little des

  2. says:

    Spoilerish riff aheadFirst off I want to talk about what I enjoyed When this author sinks into a scene and follows its emotional arc the writing is so vivid The war snippets resonated with the many period memoirs and letters I’ve read and I thought the emotional damage PTSD very well doneI loved EleanorNoraCaptain Fleming I loved Harriet and the fact that she was a woman of her time as her brother Sherry was a man of his time as well as

  3. says:

    InterestingI love hidden gender books and I don't even mind when they are historic in nature I came upon this one while clicking on books and looking what others have purchased along with it I won't lie as much as I wanted to love this book

  4. says:

    A good uality ff regency romance is as rare as hens teeth And when author Heather Jones of Alpennia fame gives a 5 star endorsement you do not saunter but run to to get yourself a copy The Covert Captain Or A Marriage of Euals was a pure delight and as authentic in prose and sensibility as you can get Author Jeannelle M F

  5. says:

    Regency FF The world needs And it should all be like this because this book is a JOY A few chapters in I'd already started pitching it to friends as 'Georgette Heyer by way of Robin McKinley' with the latter comparison larg

  6. says:

    suggested this under the KU historical romance section and it sounded like something I would love or hate It ended up being not uite either I have long wished for lgbt diversity in historical romances but most I have seen in that u

  7. says:

    I've long had a peculiar love for Regency romances ask me about my complete collection of Georgette Heyer Every time I've gotten wind of a Regency featuring a romance between women I've done my best to track it down Some have been very enjoyable some have been adeuate some have been disappointing But I now have a reigning

  8. says:

    I love this book Just adore it It's one of my favourite books of all time and definitely my single favourite genre romance The premise Captain Nathaniel Fleming who is courageous diffident and restrained and has years of service in the Napoleonic Wars under commanding officer and dearest friend Sherbourne is now demobbed Enter Harriet Sherbourne's sister and the rest is inevitable The thing is Captain Fleming's birth na

  9. says:

    cw lots of period typical homophobia and misogyny along with antisemitism from some characters several non consensual gender reveals past child abuseI mostly loved this book but there are some definite caveats to that It's uite pleasingly complicatedly ueer and engages with the historical period in some great ways The two main female characters are delightful and I loved their growing relationship And I love

  10. says:

    I found the flowery prose far too much for me The wordage used is very much that of the time it is set but as someone that never did care for Regency speak and all those period dramas where people say a heck of a lot of uncommon words yet don't actually say or mean much of anything it really frustrated mePerhaps I am just too dumb for it? There was also a lot of french sayings which again just went above my head All in all not

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characters ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB ☆ Jeannelle M. Ferreira

Nathaniel Fleming veteran of Waterloo falls in love with his Major's spinster sister Harriet But Nathaniel is not what he seems and before the wedding the truth will out Eleanor Charlotte Fleming forgotten daughter of a minor baronet stakes her life on a deception and makes her n. InterestingI love hidden gender books and I don t even mind when they are historic in nature I came upon this one while clicking on books and looking what others have purchased along with it I won t lie as much as I wanted to love this book I found myself lost and half the time trying to figure out the dialogue The other half of the time I was trying to figure out scene changes and what was going on While I did get better at the I read it was very frustrating Also it was increasingly confusing how Nathaniel would easily become Noraafter being Nathaniel for so long and since it would be safer to stay Nathaniel this baffled me how easily Nora s name kept being mentionedand jumping back and forthshe he Nathaniel NoraIt was free on kindleUnlimited I can t say I loved it or that I even liked it I can say I didn t hate it I just couldn t follow it enough to like it 25

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The Covert Captain

Ame if not her fortune on the battlefield Her war at an end she returns to England as Captain Nathaniel Fleming and wants nothing than peace uiet and the company of horses Instead Captain Fleming meets Harriet Harriet has averted the calamity of matrimony for a decade cares littl. A good uality ff regency romance is as rare as hens teeth And when author Heather Jones of Alpennia fame gives a 5 star endorsement you do not saunter but run to to get yourself a copy The Covert Captain Or A Marriage of Euals was a pure delight and as authentic in prose and sensibility as you can get Author Jeannelle M Ferreira flexes her academic prowess in the best way and the result is to drool over If you love Regency that isIf you want to listen to Jeannelle M Ferreira talk about the book and in the Lesbian Historic Motive podcast here s the link pure Regency if you don t like period speech don t read it I absolutely loved Captain Nathaniel Eleanor Fleming and Lady Harriet5 stars

characters ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB ☆ Jeannelle M. Ferreira

E for the cut of her gowns and is really rather clever Falling in love is not a turn of the cards either of them expected Harriet accepts Captain Fleming but will she accept Eleanor Along the way there are ballrooms stillrooms mollyhouses society intrigue and sundering circumstan. I love this book Just adore it It s one of my favourite books of all time and definitely my single favourite genre romance The premise Captain Nathaniel Fleming who is courageous diffident and restrained and has years of service in the Napoleonic Wars under commanding officer and dearest friend Sherbourne is now demobbed Enter Harriet Sherbourne s sister and the rest is inevitable The thing is Captain Fleming s birth name was Eleanor and if she s going to court Harriet the truth of it will have to come out one way or another NB this is an ff romance Fleming is a cis woman who by pragmatics and preference lives as a man but she isn t one The story unfolds very gently against the background both of the Regency England of traditional Regency romances balls manners and marriages and the brutalities of war Fleming and Sherbourne are both significantly traumatised by their wartime experiences Harriet has closer to home past abuses to deal with The mixture of the two makes the historical period textured and compelling in a way no other Regency romance I ve read has uite achieved And the three main characters are just utterly lovely Again with such texture and complete realisationHaving said all that I can see why others might not like this book in some ways it doesn t hit the genre beats and it isn t the usual three act structure or if it is it s very back loaded As well as that the style is extremely distinctive sparse and understated to a fault I can see why it would be an acuired taste but I love it it s subtle and complex and very funny in a very understated way A wonderful book and I can t wait for a seuel

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