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Night of a Thousand Stars New York Times Bestselling Author Deanna Raybourn Returns With A Jazz Age Tale Of Grand Adventure On The Verge Of A Stilted Life As An Aristocrat S Wife, Poppy Hammond Does The Only Sensible Thing She Flees The Chapel In Her Wedding Gown Assisted By The Handsome Curate Who Calls Himself Sebastian Cantrip, She Spirits Away To Her Estranged Father S Quiet Country Village, Pursued By The Family She Left In Uproar But When The Dust Of Her Broken Engagement Settles And Sebastian Disappears Under Mysterious Circumstances, Poppy Discovers There Is To Her Hero Than It Seems With Only Her Feisty Lady S Maid For Company, Poppy Secures Employment And Travels Incognita East Across The Seas, Chasing A Hunch And The Whisper Of Clues Danger Abounds Beneath The Canopies Of The Silken City, And Poppy Finds Herself In The Perilous Sights Of Those Who Will Stop At Nothing To Recover A Fabled Ancient Treasure Torn Between Allegiance To Her Kindly Employer And A Dashing, Shadowy Figure, Poppy Will Risk It All As She Attempts To Unravel A Much Larger Plan One That Stretches To The Very Heart Of The British Government, And One That Could Endanger Everything, And Everyone, That She Holds Dear. Shortly after the first paragraph, this book veered into ridiculousness, but I still found it immensely entertaining I think the author herself called it part screwball comedy, which is not a description I would normally find appealing, but worked well with these quirky characters and their humorous exchanges.If I had a criticism, I would say this was too similar to her previous book City of Jasmine So much so that I kept getting the characters confused And, it lended a feeling of been the Shortly after the first paragraph, this book veered into ridiculousness, but I sti 4 stars This was such a FUN book to read And I mean it was a total escapism kind of bookreminded me of the old days where I d be sucked into movies for hours and tune out reality Starting with the Lady Julia Grey series Deanna Raybourn s forte has always been her ability to richly describe the setting, a skill that s absolutely necessary for any author in the historical mystery genre Written with romantic undertones, Night of a Thousand Stars is a must read for any historical fan with a 4 stars This was such a FUN book to read And I mean it was a total escapism kind of bookreminded me of the old days where I d be sucked into movies for hours and tune out reality Starting with the Lady Julia Grey series Deanna Raybourn s forte has always been her ability to richly describe the setting, a skill that s absolutely necessary for any author in the historical mystery genre Written with romantic undertones, Night of a Thousand Stars is a must read for any historical fan with a penchant for adventure, mystery, and political intrigue This book had my attention right from the start Poppy is fleeing from her wedding to Society s darling Viscount by climbing through a window She meets Sebastian who ends up helping her escape unnoticed and delivers her to her family in the country to let the gossip die down After some time, she retur I say, if you re running away from your wedding, you re going about it quite wrong There it was, in black and white for all to see Viscount s Heir Jilted By American Society Girl The girl Poppy Hammond decides at the last minute not to marry into a stodgy, boring life with some blue blooded aristocrat and seeks refuge at her father s house long story, she was raised in America by her mother and step father, hasn t seen her real father in years The guy As Poppy plans her escape, she sI say, if you re running away from your wedding, you re going about it quite wrong There it was, in black and white for all to see Viscount s Heir Jilted By American Society Girl The girl Poppy Hammond decides at the last minute not to marry into a stodgy, boring life with some blue blooded aristocrat and seeks refuge at her father s house long story, she was raised in America by her mother and step father, hasn t seen her real father in years The guy As Poppy plans her escape, she s conveniently aided by the ever so helpful and handsome curate Sebastian Cantrip The resourceful curate gets her out, to her father s and leaves her there and promptly disappears without a trace Oh, and Cantrip s not his real name eitherHave you never heard the word before A cantrip is an old Scots word It means a witch s trick, a spell The very word means deception Hmmmm What s a plucky heroine to do but go after her mystery man and make sure he s O Ah, Deanna Raybourn, I love you Please don t stop writing And please find a way to come back and writeabout Julia and Brisbane This book made me miss them so much I want to knowabout the Vespiary There s so muchthere, I know it Night of a Thousand Stars was yet another enjoyable, light, romantic historical adventure I enjoyed seeing how Poppy ties in with Julia, and how the mad March legacy continues But it also made me homesick for the old friends I still don t want to Ah, Deanna Raybourn, I love you Please don t stop writing And please find a way to come back and writeabout Julia and Brisbane This book made me miss them so much I want to knowabout the Vespiary There s so muchthere, I know it Night of a Thousand Stars was yet another enjoyable, light, romantic historical adventure I enjoyed seeing how Poppy ties in with Julia, and how the mad March legacy continues But it also made me homesick for the old friends I still don t want to say goodbye to them for good And I want1920s Middle Eastern treasure hunts now, too Everything I read just makes me want.So, this one is 4.5 Stars because it didn t quite manage to match up to City of Jasmine I loved the wedding escape at the beginning that was hilarious And Sebastian won me over pretty much instantly before he disappeared I thought Poppy was really blind and stupid about him at times, but she was also impulsive, smart and stu

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