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characters Beauty Among Ruins ì PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Ô In Ciesielski’s latest sweeping romance an American heiress finds herself in Scotland amid the fallout of the Great War and a wounded Scottish laird comes face to face with his past and a woman he never could have expectedAmerican socialite Lily Durham Great War breaks out and wreaks havoc She joins her cousin in nursing the wounded at a convalescent home deep in the wilds of Scotland at a crumbling castle where its laird is less than welcomingAlec MacGregor has given his entire life to preserving his home of Kinclavoch Castle but mounting debts force him to sell off his family history bit by bit Labeled a coward for not joining his countrymen in the trenches due to an old injury he open. J’nell Ciesielski has delivered an entertaining WWI era romance about an American heiress swept away to Europe Scotland to be exact There she takes on the role of a nurse in a dark and dreary castle Romance blooms while a series of mysterious events threaten the future of the estate I enjoyed this read There were plenty of antagonists to keep me guessing who the real villain was As I worked through the story I was reminded of Beauty and the Beast although I would not call this a retelling Character development was uite strong There were however a few incidents in this story that I would have liked to see better resolution to Overall a good read for historical romance fans I received a complimentary copy of this book Opinions expressed in this review are completely my own

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In Ciesielski’s latest sweeping romance an American heiress finds herself in Scotland amid the fallout of the Great War and a wounded Scottish laird comes face to face with his past and a woman he never could have expectedAmerican socialite Lily Durham is known for enjoying one moment to the next with little regard for the conseuences of her actions But just as she is banished overseas to England as a “cure” for her frivolous ways the. I could not possibly have adored this book I read J'nell Ciesielski's The Socialite earlier this year and immediately became a fan so I would've read Beauty Among Ruins no matter the setting or storyline But when I discovered it took place in Scotland and featured a Scottish hero 😍 I went from eager to I need this book now And it completely lived up to my readerly hopes I loooooved the Scottish setting—an old castle serving as a convalescent home during the Great War I enjoyed the mystery too but it was the romance between Alec and Lily that completely swept me away Deftly paced skillfully written and oh so believable it was all things sumptuous and swoony I know I'll be rereading this book 😍😍😍

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Beauty Among RuinsS his home to the Tommies to make recompense while he keeps to the shadows But his preference for the shadows is shattered when a new American nurse comes streaming into the castle on a burst of lightLily and Alec are thrown together when a series of mysterious events threatens to ruin the future of Kinclavoch Can they put aside their differences to find the culprit before it’s too late or will their greatest distraction be falling in lov. This was the first time I read this author and I enjoyed this book and her writing style Lily is an American sent to England by her parents who hope she'll learn decorum while she's away But the Great War breaks and Lily is forced to extend her stay Despite her lack of training Lily joins her cousin in nursing convalescent soldiers and they end up in Scotland When they arrive at the Kinclavoch Castle the laird Alec MacGregor is not very welcoming to Lily and is weary of her sunny disposition I liked how Lily had a positive attitude even when she got in trouble with the matron She and Alec don't see eye to eye but as she becomes a friend to his sister he recognizes the good she does There's so much going on in this story Alec is almost out of funds and is selling family heirlooms to keep the castle afloat Alec's right hand man is uite the character doesn't mince words as are some of the help nurses and the soldiers Alec's sister is sick and pretty much an invalid in the beginning but by the end due to Lily's research and help she's doing much better There are secrets and a mystery a kidnapping severe financial problems and an unscrupulous newspaper owner who's always making trouble for Alec I loved the ending and the epilogue so cuteI received a copy from the publisher via NetGalley and this is my honest opinion